If your dream wedding includes getting married surrounded by majestic mountains on sprawling ranch grounds or dancing the night away under a canvas of barn chandeliers, we’ve compiled the ultimate list of western wedding venues in the Rocky Mountains.
A sprawling ranch in the highlands of Utah, High Star Ranch features enough room to host any wedding. The 1,1000 property includes a great lawn, dance barn, indoor reception areas, fire pits, and more.
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2. The Lodge at Blue Sky – The Arena, Utah
The Lodge at Blue Sky is an 8,000-square-foot event space that is both luxurious and rustic in the hills of Park City. With sweeping views of the surrounding Wasatch Mountains and enough seating for up to 300 guests plus a live band, there are few amenities spared at this stunning western wedding venue.
Tucked against the Rocky Mountains along the Weber River, the 4U Ranch is a short 20-minute drive from downtown Park City, yet it feels directly in the center of the wild west.
A family-run western wedding venue in Lindon, Utah, at the base of Mount Timpanogos, Walker Farms is filled with heart and soul. From the stunning modern barn to the intricate antique details, this venue is truly one-of-a-kind.
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La Joya Dulce is Steamboat, Colorado’s only event barn. With unsurpassed views and unmatched amenities, this western wedding venue can host up to 400 guests. Check out this real winter wedding at La Joya Dulce here.
With front-row views of the Rocky Mountains and a jaw-dropping barn, River Bottoms Ranch is a must-see if planning a Utah wedding. It checks all the boxes by featuring indoor and outdoor space, ranch acres, and 360-degree views.
Check out a real wedding at River Bottoms Ranch here.
7. The Ranch at Wild Rose, Utah
A brand new western wedding venue brought to Utah in 2022, The Ranch at Wild Rose was designed to meet every expectation of a western wedding. The location directly between Zion and Bryce National Park is perfect for couples looking to get married in the center of one of the most beautiful areas in the country.
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Situated in Elizabeth, Colorado, Bonnie Blues is a stunning modern ranch that offers all-inclusive wedding options to help make weddings as stress-free as possible. The barn is rustic, modern, and industrial, allowing couples to take the space and tailor it to their unique style.
Check out more wedding inspiration at Bonnie Blues here: Heartfelt Wedding Day | Planning Guide at Bonnie Blues | 30 Barn Wedding Venues
An all-inclusive luxury ranch resort in southern Wyoming, Brush Creek Ranch is about as close as one can get to having a true Wyoming ranch wedding. With over 30,000 acres of forests, prairie, and mountains, the location offers a lodge & spa, riverside cabins, farm-to-table cuisine, fishing tours, and more.
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An all-inclusive dude ranch in Grandby, Colorado, C Lazy U Ranch is the perfect backdrop for a western wedding. The venue offers a place to relax and stay for guests while catering to your every need as a couple on their wedding weekend.
11. Rosewood Inn of The Anasazi, New Mexico
A luxury boutique hotel and western wedding venue in Sante Fe, the Rosewood Inn offers quaint elegance with modern western finishes. The deco hotel takes western and completely modernizes it with a southwestern flair, offering a stunning place to say ‘I do.’
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If you are looking for an elegant southwestern affair situated in the mountains of New Mexico, it’s hard to beat the location and design of the Stakeout. The Stakeout caters to every group and couple, offering 3,000 square feet of indoor event space and sprawling garden grounds.
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In the famous ski town of Aspen, Colorado, the T Lazy 7 Ranch offers year-round opportunities for spectacular ranch weddings. The property features an event lodge, cabins, tent spaces, and chuckwagon grounds that can be rented out and customized for each event.
14. Storm King Mountain Ranch, Colorado
A 200-acre ranch in Montrose, Colorado, Storm King Mountain Ranch is a stunning western wedding venue with ample indoor and outdoor space. The venue space includes a Great Hall, front courtyard, and east bar with an outdoor firepit & walk-up bar.
15. The Three Peaks Ranch, Colorado
Located in Westcliffe, Colorado, about 1.5 hours from Colorado Springs, Three Peaks Ranch sits perfectly beneath towering 14-000ft mountains. The ranch combines a stunning natural setting with luxury finishes and amenities to ensure the best possible wedding weekend.
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16. Log River Ranch, New Mexico
Situated along the Rio Chama in New Mexico, Log River Ranch is a storybook-style western wedding venue that effortlessly blends rustic and elegance. With options for both micro weddings and larger celebrations of up to 200 guests, this venue can meet the needs of almost any couple.
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The Ranch House wedding venue is nestled among 300 acres of polo fields along the eastern foothills of the Canadian Rockies. Venue rentals include a 40×40 tent, a vintage bar, seating for up to 250 guests, and more.
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A stunning barn wedding venue in Alberta, Canada, Countryside is the perfect mix of rustic and whimsical. The venue includes seating for up to 250 guests, indoor/outdoor ceremony options, and late access until 1:00 am.
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Sweet Haven Barn is another jaw-dropping venue located in central Alberta, about 70-minutes from Calgary. The custom-built barn venue features elegant chandeliers, a spacious loft area, a fireplace, bridal suites, and a commercial kitchen to meet every wedding day wish-list item.
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20. The Whitewood Barn, Alberta
With all the cozy elements bound to make any wedding day a success, the Whitewood Barn focuses on details and experience for every couple. The property features private and secluded venue areas, wood-burning fireplaces, outdoor firepits, and a 2400-square-foot barn perfect for dancing the night away.
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This western wedding venue is precisely like it sounds – a modern and elegant take on a western barn wedding! This venue is conveniently located in Pipestone, Alberta, a quick 30-minute drive from Edmonton International Airport.
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22. Keating Farm, British Colombia
If you are looking for a western wedding venue with a working farm featuring honeybees, chickens, pigs, orchards, and historical buildings, it doesn’t get much better than Keating Farm! The historic property is one of the oldest farms in Cowichan Valley and offers indoor and outdoor event options for ceremonies and receptions.
Check out this real rustic wedding at Keating Farm here.
23. Bird’s Eye Cove, British Colombia
Another stunning farm venue in Cowichan Valley, Bird’s Eye Cove sits on 300 acres and includes romantic features, such as the 900 square foot onsite couples suite. The property can seat up to 150 guests in a 1,710-square-foot reception hall with a stunning view of the surrounding foothills.
Photo by Three Sisters Photography
24. Ranch at Rock Creek, Montana
Sitting under the towering mountains of Red Lodge, Montana, Ranch at Rock Creek offers wedding, elopement, and honeymoon packages for couples. If your dream wedding includes saying vows in Big Sky country and riding off into the sunset on horseback, this may be your perfect venue.
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25. Resort at Paws Up, Montana
If looking for a national park wedding without national park regulations & crowds, Paws Up slogan is “A national park in every way, except it’s private.” The all-inclusive resort in northwestern Montana includes over 39,000 acres of private wilderness, guest cabins, a lake, a spa, and more. It truly is the definition of luxury in the wild west.
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26. Diamond Cross Ranch, Wyoming
Situated at the base of the Teton Mountains in Jackson, Wyoming, Diamond Cross Ranch is one of the west’s most scenic and wild ranches. It is one of Jackson Hole’s last family-owned ranches, and weddings can include some true western features, from horse releases to teepees and more.
Check out this romantic real wedding at Diamond Cross Ranch.
27. Idaho Rocky Mountain Ranch, Idaho
Rent out this stunning ranch with endless views of the Sawtooth and White Cloud Mountains. The western wedding venue can accommodate up to 50 guests on the sprawling 900-acre property, with private rentals including 21 lodging cabins & accommodations, an in-house chef, a pool, and more.
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Situated in Big Sky Country, 320 Guest Ranch is a full-service working ranch that offers lodging, a full saloon, and activities such as wrangler training, horseback riding, and country dance session. For couples looking for a fun-filled wedding weekend, this ranch offers everything needed and more.
29. Lone Mountain Ranch, Montana
A 100-year-old ranch in the heart of Big Sky, Montana, Lone Mountain Ranch is perfect for couples looking for a wedding venue surrounded by untamed wilderness and wildlife. Just a short drive from Yellowstone National Park, the western wedding venue offers year-round fishing access, over 80 miles of nordic trails, and numerous indoor and outdoor venue options.
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30. Snake River Ranch, Wyoming
Get all the benefits of getting married in the Tetons without permits or ceremony limits of the national park. Snake River Ranch is a private and historic ranch at the base of the country’s most dramatic mountains, accommodating up to 300 guests.
Want more Snake River Ranch wedding inspiration? Check out this real western wedding here.
31. Copper Rose Ranch, Montana
The stunning modern barn venue in the foothills of Montana’s majestic Rockies, Copper Rose Ranch offers all the perks of a western wedding venue and then some. The property offers seating for up to 250 guests on onsite lodging and cabins for up to 66 guests.
Photography by Ashley Houser Photography & Merissa Lambert Photography