Coulter Lake Guest Ranch

BYO, Valet parking

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Starting at $4,216 for 50 Guests

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Starting at $4k for 50 Guests
Starting at $4k for 50 Guests

Venue capacity

up to 225

Starting price

4K$ to start

Peak Season





Rustic & Barn


Host the rustic, country chic wedding of your dreams at the Coulter Lake Guest Ranch in beautiful Colorado. Experience the Rocky Mountains at an intimate year round ranch, nestled in a beautiful valley on a pristine mountain lake in western Colorado. Brides who love the outdoors will experience all that nature has to offer at Coulter Lake. The venue is located three miles into the White River National Forest, which is home to incredible natural beauty and abundant wildlife. Imagine having a spring wedding, with fresh wildflowers blooming and bringing whimsy and romance to your Big Day. Aspen leaves turning to gold will enchant all autumn weddings at Coulter Lake, while the white snow of winter will turn this venue into the ultimate winter wonderland. Say your “I-do’s” among fresh zephyrs and floral fragrances in this rustic, country atmosphere. Take unique wedding photos in the wilderness for stunning pictures that will last a lifetime. Charm your guests with all that Coulter Lake has to offer. From breathtaking views to nature’s charm and pink sunsets to starry nights, Coulter Lake will make all your rustic and romantic wedding dreams come true.

Venue Notes

The rental fee is $2,500 for a ceremony and reception and includes 12 hours of event time including set up and clean up time. The venue is only available for wedding bookings June through August. There is space for 25 to 30 people for overnight stays in the cabins for an additional fee. This ensures exclusive use of the ranch for two days and two nights, the venue will have the grounds prepared, and work with any caterers the client chooses, includes the bride & groom's cabin on their wedding night, and all the non-alcoholic drinks for the reception. The rehearsal dinner at the venue is available for no additional fee. In house catering is provided for guest counts <40 guests. Hard liquor is allowed but a licensed bartender is required along with the venue's approval. Trail rides are available for a fee.

Amenities And Requirements


Bride's dressing area
Complimentary bridal suite
Day-of coordinator
For a up to 40 guests, silverware/glassware/linens are included
Full kitchen facilities
Groom's dressing area
Large parking lot
Overnight accommodations available
Venue set up and clean up
Wedding planning services


- Amplified music OK indoors and outdoors- BYO alcohol- Beer and wine only- Catering provided by venue- General liability insurance required- Licensed bartender is required to serve hard liquor- Music must end by 11:00PM- No rice, birdseed, confetti, etc.- Outside caterer is required for 40+ guests- Smoking in designated areas only- Tent is recommended to rent with tent sides- Venue must approve all decorations- Wheelchair access limited