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Calling all winter-loving brides! If you've always dreamed of exchanging vows at a venue seeping with historical charm and endless mountain vistas, then Devil's Thumb Ranch Resort & Spa in Tabernash, Colorado is perfect for you. Don't get us wrong, it's an amazing venue to tie the knot at year round, but there's something inexplicably romantic about a white wedding at this mountainside retreat.
With indoor and outdoor facilities dating back to the Civil War-era, there's no shortage of beautiful backdrops for your ceremony and reception. But if we had to pick one location for your big day, it would be the Broad Axe Barn. With 25-foot-high vaulted ceilings and seven-foot windows, the incredible views of the Continental Divide become a key part of your décor. The space can accommodate up to 160 people, and even features a massive deck fit for an outdoor cocktail hour.
Throwing something super intimate? Their Timber House has a maximum capacity of 30 people. But if you're planning to host a serious blowout, The High Lonesome Barn holds 350 guests.
Whether you call Colorado home or are looking for a snowy destination-wedding location, both you and your guests will be treated well at Devil's Thumb Ranch. With plenty of on-site lodging (including individually decorated log cabins equipped with luxurious beddings and radiantly heated floors — hello, glamping!) your friends and family can remain close and comfortable at night. And they'll be entertained by day, too! With tons of hiking, skiing, and within quick distance to the Colorado River, there is plenty to do at this gorgeous venue.