Join us for a ranch lunch, community pot luck,  bike to table or ranch to table meal, our annual Harvest Festival Fundraising Dinner. Or ride your bike to the ranch along the scenic bike path on the Crystal River Bike Trail and bring your own picnic. Sunset under the Majestic Mount Sopris is spectacular any season.
TOURS~ Tuesday – Saturday 10:00am-4:00pm, call to book 970-963-6107 . We can customize a ranch tour (suggested contribution of $20 per family of 5 or $5 per person age 4 and over).  One of our ranch hands will tour you around, you may see our dairy cows being milked, visit with any new arrivals we might have and see what is coming up in the garden. We can be creative and make the ranch a fun destination for your small group events.

Celebrate the bounty with us this year

July 7,8,9 at our
Biodynamic Summer Chautauqua

for tickets call 970-963-6107 or email

Join us for an adventurous weekend exploring the practical alchemical arts of sacred agriculture.

3-day feasting & farming extravaganza
This interactive hands-on Biodynamic emersion experience is for people who are ready to explore vertical pathways that broaden their imaginations, and rebuild relationships with the “seen” and the “unseen” that build optimum health and feed our malnourished souls
Rediscover the depths of flavor, and the imaginative implementation of ancient and contemporary alchemical agricultural practice. Slow deliberate celebratory eating and drinking will occur between epiphanic moments.

Chautauqua is an adult education movement in the United States, highly popular in the late ’19th and early 20th century. The Chautauqua brought entertainment and culture for the whole-community with speakers, teachers, musicians, entertainers, preachers and specialist of the day.

Design by Jen Moss


July 22 2017 ~ Mid Summers Night Dinner! with Mark Hardin and the crew at Field 2 Fork Kitchen
$175 per person, make your reservation

Lacey adding the magic from the garden. photo Jorden Curet

From the fertile Biodynamic garden soils and pastures of Sustainable Settings, we bring you the makings of a memorable evening on the Crystal River under Rocky Mountain Skies. Guests will have the unique experience of tasting dishes from the field you are standing in with local drinks and appetizers at every stop on the whole system ranch tour given by Sustainable Settings co-founder, Brook LeVan. Learn of the Biodynamic farming practices and the soil fertility cycle that regenerates health in our food and in your dinner. Brook will discuss the rich diversity of livestock, vegetable crops, dairy products that make up this health-generating whole ranch organism.


Ranch Lunches our ranch crew sits down to amazing home-cooked lunches every day. We invite you to join us for a meal that is sure to be filled with good conversation, and amazing local food.
By reservation only 970-963-6107 Wednesdays 12:30-1:30 $50.

Bike to Ranch Early Dinner Events 4-6:30 $55 per person
Enjoy one of the best bike paths in the Roaring Fork Valley, along the scenic byway Highway 133. This 6 mile ride passes right by the Ranch. Dinner is a casual meal prepared with products from the ranch.
Reservations required, space is limited  970-963-6107
watch for up coming dates

Community Pot Lucks Our Community Pot Lucks are open to all and start around 6pm. Suggested donation $5. Bring the Family, no reservation needed. Join us at Sustainable Settings for an informal evening around the campfire here at the ranch. It’s a great way to meet your neighbors and learn about the diversity of our cultural backgrounds though the sharing of food and music. Please bring a dish to share, musical instrument if you are inclined.


Photo Tyler Stableford

Ranch Stay  3pm Saturdays to 3pm Sundays – Join us at the ranch for an overnight camp-out. Have a ranch dinner Saturday evening, sleep under the stars and wake to roosters crowing, and morning ranch life including; milking cows, feeding ranch animals, pasture walk, harvesting your food for lunch. Includes Saturday ranch dinner, Sunday breakfast and lunch  $200 per person Kids 16 and under must be accompanied by an adult.
Space is limited reservation required.  970-963-6107
What to bring
~your own camping gear, towels
~gloves, boots
~musical instruments if your so inclined
~sun hat, sun screen
~water bottle
nights can be cold so bring layers


Mid September each year. More info coming soon

Call for details 970-963-6107  or email