For celebrations large and small dude ranch weddings are a picture perfect setting for a destination wedding venue. The Dude Ranchers' Association has the ultimate list of dude ranches for Western ranch weddings. Whether you are looking for a quaint rustic barn wedding or a classy, destination wedding resort you'll find it here.
And, you can have a winter or summer wedding in most states across the West. These accredited ranches will take care of all the details - the rehearsal dinner, ceremony, reception and best of all- provide a vacation for your guests. You set the theme and bring the romance for your wedding and professional hosts and caterers will bring the bride and groom's wedding dreams to reality.
Here are the top dude ranch wedding venues in North America. To read more about ranch weddings visit our blogs - https://duderanch.org/blog/category/weddings
Red Feather Lakes, Colorado
Elegant wedding? Ornate wedding? Nope. A huge theatrical spectacle wedding? Not on your life! Genuine western dude ranch hospitality? Now we’re talking the same language!
Your Elopement Wedding, Life Commitment and Renewal of Vows are:
Private & Small – Your wedding can be just the two of you, or maybe a few friends and family members.
Fun – Ride horses, enjoy a simple ceremony and celebration, then sip champagne in the hot tub!
Simple – On the Elopement Wedding Planning Page that follows, we have listed the steps and a number of simple choices for you to make.
Affordable – We have clearly listed our charges for each choice that you make.
The CM Ranch is the perfect venue for those that dream of having their wedding at a stunning location in Wyoming. You may choose from several enchanting locations on the ranch to create your own one-of-a-kind ceremony using the natural beauty that CM has to offer. Consider bringing the whole wedding party for several days of western-style celebration and festivities, or make it a one-day event.
Your wedding photos will be dazzling with the Sonoran Desert as the backdrop. Situated on 20,000 acres of untouched desert land, Rancho de los Caballeros offers magnificent desert vistas and starlit skies as the background for your big event. And whether you're planning an intimate wedding for just your closest family and friends, or a grand event for up to 200, Rancho de los Caballeros will help create a celebration that is just what you've envisioned. We offer several event spaces to suit your tastes, whether you prefer refined elegance or rustic Western charm.
In addition to natural beauty and charming event space, Rancho de los Caballeros offers a variety of menus from which to choose, and our catering team will create cuisine that perfectly complements your event.
Eatons’ provides the perfect setting for both small and large Wyoming wedding celebrations. We host weddings here each year, and each one is uniquely tailored to the preferences of the bride and groom. The Bighorn Mountains provide the perfect backdrop for such an important day, and the Ranch atmosphere brings families together for an evening or weekend of fun and laughter.
Let us take care of the details for your Wyoming Wedding experience; we have a full staff that will assist you during every step of the way. From the first phone call to the departure of the last guest, we will do everything we can to make your special day one to remember for generations to come.
Imagine an enchanted locale where nature provides a swoon-worthy setting for any nuptial or cowgirl-chic wedding. The elegant yet rustic barn-meets-ballroom setting at Alisal sets the stage for a celebration you will never forget. We will consult with you and your wedding planner to finalize every detail—from the perfect menu to wine, flowers, photography, cake, table linens, and spa services. The Sycamore Grove at the historic site of The Alisal Adobe, brings elegance to the outside western wedding.
Big Fork, Montana
Averill’s Flathead Lake Lodge Event Venue is located on the shores of Flathead Lake and is an ideal location for weddings and rehearsal dinners. Over the years, Flathead Lake Lodge has hosted a vast array of beautiful weddings ranging from country chic to extravagant elegance. We don’t offer standard wedding packages because each wedding is completely customized to the couple’s vision. Say “I Do” under the big sky on the stunning shores of Flathead Lake!
We love working closely with our couples to create one-of-a-kind events.
Long Hollow Ranch is a wonderful location to host large group events. Our guest accommodations make the ranch an intimate, special place for a small group retreat, reunion, or family gathering. For more information regarding your family, organization or business group event, please contact us!
Our beautiful grounds and 100-year-old barn create a stunning backdrop for a country outdoor wedding. The barn is newly remodeled inside and features a large deck on the front. The building is designed with plenty of space for both your wedding ceremony and reception. The facility includes a food service area, restrooms, and a dressing room.
The Bar W grounds have many ideal locations for a picturesque wedding or reception, including our large lawn, green pastures, a private pond surrounded by lush lawn, and the elegant main lodge. There is a perfect setting for any size occasion. Let us help you create a Montana wedding to remember!
The Bar W facility fee includes day ranch rental, one night lodging on the night of the event for up to 20 guests including breakfast Sunday morning, and optional wagon rides.
If you are looking for a private setting, fresh air, and absolutely amazing views, our family owned and operated ranch is the location for you. Whether you choose to have an outdoor wedding or say your vows in our chapel built by hand, you'll create a lifetime of memories at the Diamond D Ranch.
The chapel was the vision of Linda Demorest and it took 11 summers to complete, built rock by rock. Linda is a minister and performs many weddings in this small, beautiful chapel built along Loon Creek. The chapel will hold a maximum of 60 guests.
The ranch is the ideal place for your wedding reception as well. Gourmet food and beverages of your choosing can be prepared by our chefs, and we work with the bride and groom to make their special day perfect.
Kettle Falls, Washington
Bull Hill Guest Ranch offers a perfect venue for a country wedding. Design the wedding that is perfect for you! Options range from small and intimate to larger gatherings. As you can see we are equipped to handle a crowd or just bring up your immediate family for a quaint gathering. Contact us today and let’s talk about the perfect setting and wedding for you!
Tanque Verde Ranch offers the picture perfect scenic backdrop and professional planning for your Arizona dream wedding. The rolling mountains and gorgeous desert landscape will serve as an unforgettable setting, while our professional wedding planning staff help make your big day seamless and positively unforgettable.
A variety of indoor and outdoor venues are available to accommodate up to 200 guests. We will introduce you to one of our preferred wedding planners, as well as assist you in the selection of appropriate menus, entertainment, group outings and even your accommodations. If you prefer to use a wedding planner of your own, we will work with them to ensure all the finer details of your special day are perfect. Your wedding party, as well as guests, will have the opportunity to bond with one another while exploring the desert on foot, horseback, or mountain bike.
On the most memorable day of your life, there is no better place on earth than Lost Creek Ranch & Spa. Come and celebrate with your family and friends at our ranch for the wedding of your dreams we offer a private setting and have the perfect backdrop for that very special day.
Lost Creek Ranch and Spa is a unique and perfect location for a Jackson Hole wedding. We can accommodate up to 60 members of your wedding party or family in our cozy cabins as well as a several locations for a rehearsal dinner and reception. With our spa and outdoor activities a wedding at the ranch becomes a romantic getaway for the entire group.
If you are looking for a venue to hold a larger wedding we can offer two outdoor spaces with beautifully manicured lawns for a daily rental fee in which tents can be placed with the same amazing backdrop. We work with all the local planners and vendors to create that magical and intimate experience for that very special day.
For an unforgettable destination wedding, whisk your guests off to a charming dude ranch in the foothills of the Rocky Mountains. C Lazy U Ranch provides a romantic, rustic western ambiance and sweeping mountain vistas, as well as the luxury that only destination wedding resorts can provide.
Destination weddings are always exciting, but a wedding at C Lazy U Ranch is a completely unique experience: our designers and catering staff can work with any theme, such as rustic barn weddings, bohemian weddings, Wild West weddings and more, to make sure your day is a romantic, once-in-a-lifetime event for you and your guests.