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Horseback Riding Vacation Enhanced at Colorado Trails Ranch with Two New Horses

2017-04-04T15:48:58+00:00 April 4th, 2017|All Inclusive Family Vacations, Horseback Riding Vacations|

Hello, we are Sal and Vinnie, two new horses who joined the Colorado Trails Ranch horse herd in October to enhance the horseback riding vacation. Colorado Trails is a guest ranch with an all-inclusive program for families, singles and couples. We’d like to tell you about our life at the ranch so far. It has been [...]

Colorado Trails Fishing Vacations: Where Trout Go to Heaven

2017-02-03T03:53:15+00:00 May 17th, 2012|Fly Fishing Vacations, General|

It's a little known fact that when trout die and go to heaven, they end up in the mountain streams in the San Juan Mountains outside of Durango, CO. That's why we call the fishing spots around our Colorado dude ranch “trout heaven.” The Best Fishing Vacations Outside the Caribbean  Some fishermen and women think that [...]

Interesting Info to Bring Along on Horseback Riding Vacations

2017-02-03T03:57:17+00:00 April 5th, 2012|General, Horseback Riding Vacations|

Guests to our Colorado dude ranch who have not ridden before, or spent much time around horses, can find it much easier to quickly become confidant about their time in the saddle by being more familiar with these magnificent animals. After all, they are a main part of your focus for horseback riding vacations. Unlike [...]

What Happens On Our Colorado Dude Ranch In the Winter?

2017-02-03T04:02:23+00:00 March 1st, 2012|Dude Ranch, General|

It is pretty quiet at Colorado Trails during our off season, but don't get the idea that the full time staff is on hiatus. We're definitely not on vacation. There is plenty of action taking place at the dude ranch. It's a lot of work getting ready for next summer's all inclusive family vacations, not [...]

Make Quality Time with Family a #1 Vacation Priority

2017-02-03T04:10:57+00:00 January 5th, 2012|Family Vacations, General|

About a year ago, BBC documentary film producer Jonnie Hughes brought a handful of tribesmen from a remote jungle village in Papua, New Guinea to London. He had been making a film about the tribe, known as the Insect Tribe, and the tribesmen asked why the study only worked one way – why did the [...]

Fall Dude Ranch Vacations – Horseman’s Week

2017-02-03T04:39:25+00:00 August 4th, 2011|General, Horseback Riding Vacations|

Horseman's Week at Colorado Trails Dude Ranch is an excellent fall vacation opportunity. Perfect for families with older children, couples, and individuals, Horseman's Week immerses you in horseback riding through the picturesque San Juan Mountains. Our 2011 dates are September 4 through September 11 and include 20% off our regular rates. What Happens During Horseman's [...]

Six Tips for a Perfect Family Vacation at Colorado Trails

2017-02-03T04:43:46+00:00 July 14th, 2011|Family Adventure Vacations, General|

What’s your idea of a perfect family vacation? Relaxing together by the pool? Adventure? Private time for mom and dad? Whatever your ideal family vacation is, we think you’ll find it at Colorado Trails Dude Ranch. Here are six tips about Colorado Trails that will help you to plan the perfect family vacation. 1. We [...]

Get Your Kids Off the Computer and Into the Great Outdoors

2017-02-03T04:46:33+00:00 June 30th, 2011|Dude Ranch Kids Programs, General|

Last year, the Kaiser Family Foundation provided a startling look at how much time kids are spending in front of screens – television screens, video game screens, MP3 screens, and cell phone screens. According to Dr. Drew Altman, President and CEO of Kaiser, young people are spending “even more than a full-time work week” in [...]