Lakota Canyon Ranch opened for play in May 2004, offering 18 holes of world class golf with stunning views of the rugged Western Colorado canyons and natural terrain. Designed by nationally renowned architect James Engh, Lakota Canyon provides a rare opportunity to enjoy amazing golf at the doorway of some of Colorado's most breathtaking mountain vistas. Lakota Canyon Ranch is located in New Castle, Colorado, just below the Flat Tops Wilderness Area, and easily accessed right along the Interstate 70 corridor. The course has 5 sets of tees ranging from 4,744 to 7,111 yards making it enjoyable for all levels of golfer. Exciting features faced by players at Lakota are the elevated tee boxes on occasion dropping 100 feet to the fairway.