Ripple Creek Lodge

The historic cabins at Ripple Creek Lodge are located in the White River National Forest and only steps from the breathtaking beauty of the Flat Tops Wilderness Area. These cozy cabins are at the doorstep of several tremendous trout fisheries, abundant wildlife, carpets of wildflowers and a untouched remote winter wonderland. Ripple Creek Lodge offers guided horseback and dog sled adventures to get you into the best of Colorado’s backcountry.

Important Information

  • Check in time: 1pm
  • Check out time: 11am
  • Minimum number of days: None
  • On site restaurant
    • Breakfast and Lunches are $8 each and dinners are $18
  • Pet Friendly
  • Guests are able to bring and board their own horses. The cost for boarding your horse at Ripple Creek is $25 per horse per day and that includes feed.


  • Outdoor picnic area
  • On site laundry (washer / dryer)
  • Located in the White River National Forest and only feet from the Flat Tops Wilderness Area. The north fork of the White river is less than a mile away and we are located 8 miles from Trappers Lake


  • Cabins sleep 2-6 people
  • Each cabin offers toilet, sink and shower
  • Linens and towels
  • Refrigerator
  • Charcoal BBQ
  • Outdoor picnic area

Additional Information

  • Seven historic log cabins build in the 1930’s
  • Rustic and historic character, with current amenities
  • Located in the center of the largest Elk herd in the world
  • Fully guided big game hunting for elk, mule deer, and black bear in the Flat Tops Wilderness and the White River National Forest
  • Fully outfitted drop camps for archery, muzzle loading and all four rifle seasons.
  • We offer sled dog tours