Diamond J Ranch policies and information to make your stay memorable.

  • Reservations – Call 970-927-4188 between 9:00 a.m.- 5:00 p.m.
  • Check In is 2:00 p.m.
  • Check Out is by 11:00 a.m.
  • Cash, Personal Checks, Visa, and MasterCard are accepted.
  • All rates are subject to Colorado sales tax.
  • Ranch office hours are 9:00 a.m.- 5:00 p.m.
  • Cell phone service is not available up the Frying Pan River valley beyond Basalt.
  • Wireless internet connection is provided at the lodge. Bring your own laptop or tablet. The office computer is for staff use only.
  • Telephone service is available as well. We ask that our guests please bring a calling card for long distance conversations, or call collect.
  • A TV, VCR, and DVD are available for your enjoyment in the main lodge as well as a bar/lounge area with games, cards and videotapes.
  • Diamond J Ranch is a non-smoking facility.
  • There are no guest laundry facilities.
  • Pets are only allowed in strict compliance with our Pet Policy. Be sure and read before bringing your pet. Pets are welcome for a charge of $15.00 per night per pet, with a maximum of two pets.
  • July and August  – One and two night stays are available in lodge rooms and/or small cabins.
  • Gasoline, fishing and hunting licenses are not available up the Frying Pan River valley beyond Basalt.
  • Our bar is “Bring Your Own Beverage” (BYOB), so if you desire adult beverages please bring them with you to the ranch.
  • Information about horseback rides, rafting, fishing and hunting outfitters and other outdoor activities is available at the lodge.
  • Hagerman Pass (Continental Divide) and Crooked Creek Pass (Eagle/Thomasville Road) are closed in the winter. They are open in the summer, but when wet they are impassable. Check the weather before you set out on these routes.
  • No inhabiting (or use) of motor homes or campers on Diamond J property.