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Dalton Ranch Golf Club

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Address: 589 County Rd 252, Durango, CO 81301
Phone Number: 970-247-8774

Located in the scenic Animas River Valley, this semi-private, 18-hole golf...

Located in the scenic Animas River Valley, this semi-private, 18-hole golf course is a Ken Dye design.

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Short but difficult golf course

We were fortunate to be invited to play golf at the Dalton Ranch on the opening weekend of their new summer season. This course is on a private estate some miles out of... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 3, 2015
Perth and Kinross, United Kingdom
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Fort Collins, Colorado
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I'd recommend dining on the patio overlooking the grandeur of the mountain scape with ideal fairways, ponds and greens just before you. Excellent food, good breadth of choices for the epicure in each of us and a good complement of local beers.

Thank SLNColo
Cuero, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2016 via mobile

We have a House by the college in Durango and we found out about Dalton Ranch. We got the salmon, trout, and steak tournedos. Also for dessert we had the sundae bar and it was Phenomenal! The views were just Incredible!!!!! We are thinking of getting a membership. It was honestly that GOOD!

Thank Emmy146
Horseshoe Bay, Texas
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2015

This is one beautiful golf course. It was perfectly groomed, greens were perfect and putted true. Fairly tight off the tee and if you can play all 18 without putting at least one in the water you will have really accomplished something. I'm a 12 and I last 2 balls into the water so be careful. It takes a while... More 

1 Thank Jimmers2014
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2015

What a beautiful setting for lunch, was able to sit on the deck and enjoy the view of the golf course. The staff was friendly and very accomodating. I had the small Spinach Salad and it was more then enought and delicious! Didn't get a chance to golf but really looked like a nice course. The weather was perfect!

Thank Deb G
Perth and Kinross, United Kingdom
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199 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 145 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2015

We were fortunate to be invited to play golf at the Dalton Ranch on the opening weekend of their new summer season. This course is on a private estate some miles out of Durango and has stunning views of the mountains of the San Juan National Park. It is a short but difficult 6400 yards par 72 course with loads... More 

Thank GrampianScotland
Blountville, Tennessee
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2014

We are not golfers but our host at Country Inn Bed and Breakfast suggested we try the food. Good Choice! We had the prime rib which was cooked exceptionally well. The view from the outside patio over the golf course made this a wonderful evening.

2 Thank Lewis B
Durango, Colorado
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

A beautiful course - well maintained, great mountain views...The dining facilities are nice - sit on the outdoor deck for the best views...a good menu, reasonable prices, good service, open to the public...

4 Thank KatherineAR
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2014

The staff is very friendly and wants to please. We went on Tuesday for dinner which is Italian night where they have a guest chef in to cook. The food was good and sitting outdoors overlooking the golf course and mountains made it a very special evening. It gets pretty crowded by 6 PM so either make reservations or go... More 

2 Thank lovetotravelCt
Phoenix, AZ
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2014

We have had lunch at this golf club restaurant on three occasions and enjoyed it each time. The staff is friendly and food is quite good. The view is my favorite part of the experience.

Thank NatureLover3
Los Ranchos de Albuquerque, New Mexico
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2014

Went here as a last minute thought to driving back to Durango for lunch. Simple menu with burgers & lots of sandwiches. Sit in the bar or on the spacious patio depending on the weather. The view up the valley & golf course would make it worthwhile in any event. However the food is much better than you might expect... More 

Thank Stan M

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