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Creek House at Smith Fork Ranch

On the bank above the Second Creek you’ll find that the Creek House has incredible views of the West Elk range of the Colorado Rocky Mountains, as well as the main ranch grounds. Choose this beautiful Colorado cabin for your family to experience the West for the first time, or to continue making memories on your return to the West. The Creek House, centrally located, is within walking distance to Second Creek and just across the road from the historic Old Elk Lodge. Enjoy extraordinarily beautiful vistas from the large deck of Creek House.

Ranch Vista Room
2-Person Occupancy | King Bed

Cattails Room
2-Person Occupancy | Queen Bed

Second Creek Room
2-3 Person Occupancy | Bunk Bed | Full Bottom Bunk and Twin Top Bunk

Living Space

Right outside your bedroom door is the spacious living room including a sofa with pull-out bed. Enjoy views of Saddle Mountain and the Ranch Estate from your living room windows that allow the Colorado sunlight shine through. Off of the living room you’ll find a full kitchen in which to prepare meals throughout your stay.


Adjacent to the Living Room is fully equipped kitchen with a stove with 4 burners and an oven, a refrigerator, microwave, and dishwasher. Stop at the local grocery store in Hotchkiss to grab everything you need to prepare meals throughout your stay. In the warmer months take your meal outdoors and enjoy the sounds of Second Creek flowing from the private back deck.

Creek House
3 Bedrooms | 2 Bathrooms | Kitchen | Living Room | 2 Private Decks