//Horseback Riding Vacations

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 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, [...]

Meet Fish and Frog, Our New Draft Horses

2017-02-01T07:21:45+00:00 July 5th, 2012|General, Horseback Riding Vacations|

The next time you and your family come to Colorado Trails Dude Ranch in Durango, CO, for all inclusive family vacations, we’ll introduce you to two new members of our own family: two draft horses named Fish and Frog. Fish and Frog aren’t just any draft horses. As full brothers born only two years apart, [...]

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 [...]

Getting to Know Saddles Before Dude Ranch Vacations

2017-02-03T04:09:57+00:00 January 19th, 2012|General, Horseback Riding Vacations|

At Colorado Trails Ranch, we offer families a chance to go on horseback riding vacations that they'll never forget. Before you head to Colorado for your ideal dude ranch vacation, however, you should educate yourself a little about the Western saddle. Western Saddles vs. English Saddles You may be aware that there are two main [...]

How To Have the Best Horseback Riding Vacations

2017-02-03T04:32:53+00:00 August 18th, 2011|General, Horseback Riding Vacations|

Did you know that you and your horse are supposed to work as a team? That's the secret to a truly enjoyable experience on any type of horseback riding vacations. Here at Colorado Trails guest ranch, we understand that spending a week in the saddle having a great time begins by matching each guest to [...]

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 [...]

5 Reasons Why Our Horseback Riding Vacations Are the Best

2017-02-03T04:50:21+00:00 June 16th, 2011|General, Horseback Riding Vacations|

If you're doubtful that horseback riding vacations won't be your cup of tea... you not being an experienced rider and all, think again. At Colorado Trails Dude Ranch, we offer horseback riding lessons and are super adept at matching every guest up with the right horse to match their personality and experience level. You're going [...]