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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 [...]

Hold Your Wedding Vacation at a Dude Ranch

2017-02-03T05:00:10+00:00 May 19th, 2011|General, Guest Ranch|

Hmm... Unique wedding ideas? Let's see. How about... “We could go to the beach.” “Nah, it's over-done and besides, Uncle Jim took everybody to the beach a couple of years ago.” “But what about a beach like Hawaii? Or Thailand?” “Are you kidding?? Too expensive! No one will be able to come.” “Alright... What about [...]

Hiking Vacations and More at Colorado Trails Guest Ranch

2017-02-03T05:06:22+00:00 April 14th, 2011|General, Guest Ranch|

Ah, Mother Nature. For some people, the perfect vacation is a hot tub and a novel; for other people, it's a hike up a beautiful mountain. The good news is, at Colorado Trails Dude Ranch, we can satisfy both kinds of people. Our all inclusive family vacations truly have something for everyone, no matter what [...]

Fly Fishing Vacation Quiz for Colorado Trails Dude Ranch

2017-02-07T08:27:41+00:00 March 10th, 2011|Fly Fishing Vacations, General|

At the Colorado Trails Dude Ranch, we're pleased that we can offer our guests some of the best fly fishing spots in Colorado. Whether you're an experienced fly fisherman (or fisherwoman), or you're looking for some unique vacation ideas, we think that you'll find all the best that fishing vacations have to offer at Colorado [...]

Visit our Dude Ranch and Take a Ride on the Durango Train

2017-02-07T08:28:31+00:00 March 3rd, 2011|Dude Ranch, General|

Your kids will think they're on their way to Hogwarts when they enjoy the magical, unique fun family vacations experience of the Durango Train. Adults will love the beautiful scenery and learning the history of the Durango & Silverton Narrow Gauge Railroad as they ride through the snow-dusted Colorado mountains. The Durango & Silverton Narrow [...]

Six Ranch Evening Activities at Colorado Trails Dude Ranch

2017-02-07T08:29:39+00:00 February 25th, 2011|General, Guest Ranch|

What's a dude ranch without cowboy campfire sing-alongs, square dancing, hayrides, and cookouts? At Colorado Trails Dude Ranch, our ranch evenings are just as action-packed and enjoyable as our ranch days. Here's a list of activities you might enjoy at Colorado Trails Dude Ranch once the sun goes down. 1. Ice Cream Social, Introductions and [...]

Ranch Dining

2017-02-07T08:30:23+00:00 February 21st, 2011|Dude Ranch, General|

What did cowboys of the great American West eat? Maybe beef jerky, rice, and beans? Sound appealing? At Colorado Trails Dude Ranch, you and your family can act like cowboys without having to eat like them. The all inclusive family vacations we offer include delicious, healthy meals for everyone – yes, everyone. After all, kid [...]

Colorado Trails Dude Ranch 50th Season Special Discounts

2017-02-07T08:31:20+00:00 February 3rd, 2011|Family Reunion Vacation Spots, General|

Don't you think that times were simpler in the early 1960s? The oldest members of the Baby Boom generation were just coming into their own, and a certain innocence remained in the air. It would be several more years before the cultural upheaval – both for better and for worse – of the 1960s and [...]