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The 52nd Season at Colorado Trails is About to Begin!

2017-01-26T20:22:51+00:00 April 30th, 2013|All Inclusive Family Vacations, General|

Here in Durango, CO, the last of the late snowfalls has come and gone, trees and flowers are starting to bloom, and the days are warming up. At Colorado Trails Dude Ranch, we're busying ourselves with our last-minute preparations as we get ready to welcome our honored summer guests. We have a long history of [...]

Colorado Trails Horses During the Winter Months

2017-01-26T20:25:29+00:00 March 21st, 2013|General, Horseback Riding Vacations|

One of the activities during a Colorado Trails dude ranch vacation our guests love the most is the horse riding. However, some of our guest ranch visitors might wonder what the horses and wranglers do during the cold winter months when there are very few people around. Here are some of the questions we get [...]

Horse Rescue Training at Colorado Trails

2017-02-01T07:12:17+00:00 September 20th, 2012|General, Horseback Riding Vacations|

Code 3 Associates and Colorado Trails Dude Ranch are at it again: Colorado Trails teamed up with the non-profit agency again recently to train first-responders in the art of technical equine rescue. In Colorado, first-responders are frequently called in to help in situations that involve horses. Normally, their calls for help are for the rider, [...]

Colorado Trails: Memorable Family Adventure Vacations

2017-02-16T11:31:54+00:00 June 25th, 2010|Family Adventure Vacations, General|

Spending time with family should be the first thing on everyone’s list of things to do this summer, but many people still fail to do it. Going on a family adventure vacations is a great way to create a stronger family bond. As the children grow up into their teenage years, they tend to start [...]

The Best Place to Learn Horseback Riding

2017-02-24T20:17:52+00:00 February 22nd, 2010|General, Horseback Riding Vacations|

Not everyone has the opportunity to have a horse in their backyard, yet a lot of people would love to learn how to ride. There is something so freeing about loping across a grassy plain or traversing mountains on a well trained horse. The wind in your hair and that power and grace beneath you, [...]