Cabins, Gold Medal Fly Fishing, Horseback Riding, Whitewater Rafting, Miles of Hiking, ATV, Side by Side Trails on the banks of the Taylor River in Almont, Colorado.
Only 13 miles to Taylor Reservoir and 20 miles from Gunnison and Crested Butte is Harmels on the Taylor, a Colorado ranch resort located in Almont, Colorado. Under new ownership as of 2021, Harmels is getting a facelift with newly remodeled cabins, restaurant, bar and wedding/event venue.
Check out our event calendar for the most up-to-date happenings on the ranch for the 2023 summer season!
Enjoy the mountain setting and discover a sense of adventure with horseback riding trips through the wilderness, white water rafting in the flowing waters, nearby rock climbing down the canyon edges, or fly fishing in the award-winning stretch of Taylor River.
Check-in is at 4pm and check-out is at 10am. If you are going to be later than 5pm on the day of your check-in, please give us a call at (970) 641-1740 and we will have your room ready for your arrival.
Our restaurant and bar, Bites & Brews on the Taylor, is not open until the late Spring of 2023.
Please contact the stables directly at (970) 901-5710 to book your horseback ride.
Yes, we do allow pets on the property. There is a $25.00 fee per pet, per night applied to your room if you are in a designated pet friendly room. If it is determined that you have not reported your pet to the front desk and are not in a pet friendly room, a $250 deep cleaning fee will be charged to your room.
Unfortunately, there is no wi-fi in any of the cabins. You are welcome to use the free wi-fi in the main lodge.
No lures are allowed on our section of the Taylor River. Please take a look at our Fly Fishing page for more information about what is and is not allowed when fishing the river.
There are small charcoal grills located in between most cabins available for guest use.
Yes, Harmels on the Taylor provides all bedding and towels for guests.
We are located 30 minutes from Crested Butte and about 20 minutes from Gunnison, which are where the nearest grocery stores are located.
The nearest airport is the Gunnison-Crested Butte Regional Airport located in Gunnison, about 20 minutes from Harmels.
There are no fire rings/pits near any cabins. Guests are available to use the campfire pit located at the Cookout Grounds.
Those who wish to fish our private one-mile stretch of the Taylor River and are not a guest of Harmels can pay $125/day to fly fish.
Harmels on the Taylor offers discounts on cabin stays for wedding guests of those hosting a wedding on the property and those who are currently or have served in the military.