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55395 Highway 285, P.O. Box B, Shawnee, CO 80475
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Plano, Texas
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60 reviews 60 reviews
9 hotel reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

The Aspens were turning yellow for fall. We stayed here for 4 days. Our cabin, stonehenge was a multiroom building built in the 30's but remodeled beautifully but Dean the present owner. We loved the grounds, the river running through it, the food, all 5 star. Everyone was very pleasant and attentive. The river running through the property is excellent... More

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Nashville
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014

Took entire family of 15, from 8 months-47 & 100 % were delighted with everything from accommodations to extraordinary range of activities, food & especially the gracious, efficient service! Best family event ever, one never to be duplicated. Easily reached from Denver International Airports, with Ranch providing transport, if needed; since so entirely self-contained car unnecessary. Early season timing outstanding:... More

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Tucson, Arizona
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

The North Fork Ranch is a wonderful couples or family experience within 1.5 hrs. of Denver. The fishing on property was incredible; great thrill catching our first trout using fly fishing gear. And the food was absolutely delicious. Karen and Dean May have taken a beautiful setting on the South Platte River and built it into a 35-guest dude ranch... More

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Sedona, Arizona
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28 reviews 28 reviews
6 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

Fishing, riding, relaxing, eating, hiking...you name it - North Fork delivers! Our family just returned from a long weekend stay. We couldn't have been more pleased with the location, the quality of the fishing, the trailriding, the food and the staff. All of us had a great time. The accommodations are spaced out so everyone feels like they have their... More

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Boston
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2014

Karen and Dean May have created the most wonderful ranch experience you can imagine. We have been on many vacations as a family and our week at North Fork (spanning Memorial Day) ranks as one of our best ever. The riding is top notch, the fishing is fantastic and the food and lodging were beyond our expectations.

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Miami Beach, Florida
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16 reviews 16 reviews
3 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2014

The accommodations were luxurious with great detail in the decor. The property is beautiful. Wedged in the Rockly Mountains. Nice scenic drive from the airport to the ranch. Easy ride. Fun driving up the mountains. Greeted immediately by the owner. I can't say enough about the food. No beans and hotdogs. The animals are just beautiful and well taken care... More

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Castle Pines, Colorado
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2014

Staying at the North Fork Ranch is pure joy! I was one of a group of 13 men who participated in a cancer recovery retreat and experienced two and a half days of amazing hospitality from the entire staff, fabulous gourmet meals, service beyond compare and guided fly fishing that resulted in landing several gorgeous rainbow trout almost too big... More

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Denver, Colorado
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14 reviews 14 reviews
5 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2013

This is a very special place. The fishing is truly phenomenal, and Jeff is a world class guide. Karen's food is amazing so come hungry! If you cant have fun here, There is something wrong. Can't wait to go back...

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Denver, Colorado
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26 reviews 26 reviews
8 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2013

A great girls getaway for my Sister's 60th Birthday. We fished and rode horses and ate too much of Karen's gourmet cooking. Five of us were able to stay in the beautifully appointed Homestead Cabin. We enjoyed our cocktails in front of a crackling fire and fell asleep listening to the river rushing past. A great escape! Travis and Casey... More

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Greenbrae, California
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2013

I was looking to take my family (3 teenage boys) to a Guest Ranch that was located close to Denver and could accommodate a partial week stay. I found North Fork Ranch and could not have been happier with the choice. We all had a fabulous time and it far exceeded my expectations. NF is privately owned and operated and... More

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Address: 55395 Highway 285, P.O. Box B, Shawnee, CO 80475
Location: United States > Colorado > Shawnee
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Number of rooms: 19
Also Known As:
North Fork Ranch Colorado/Shawnee

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