A Sample of Our Weekly Itinerary


  • 3:00 check in
  • Relax in your cabin or take a short hike.
  • 6:30 dinner will be served in the lodge dining room. After dinner, join the CTR staff and guests for an ice cream social and introductions followed by an overview of the week’s activities.


  • 8:00 Breakfast in the lodge
  • After breakfast there will be riding orientation
  • 12:30 lunch in the lodge
  • After lunch you may choose the fishing clinic or another activity
  • 6:00 meet for a wagon ride into our woods for a cookout around a campfire while enjoying local musician guitar playing

*Riding: You may sign up to ride every day after you complete the riding orientation on Monday morning.


  • 8:00 (7:45 if you are rafting) breakfast in the lodge
  • Morning rafting trip on the Animas river
  • 12:30 lunch in the lodge
  • Afternoon activity of choice
  • Scheduled massages
  • 6pm lodge dinner


  • 8:00 breakfast in the lodge
  • Following Breakfast:
    • Day Trip to historic Mesa Verde OR
    • Morning activity on property
  • 12:30 lunch in the lodge
  • Power tubing on Vallecito Lake or activity of choice
  • 5:30 dinner in the lodge
  • Legendary rodeo at the Durango Fairgrounds


  • 8:00 breakfast in the lodge
  • Kid’s morning/lunch ride
  • Ride to Rainbow Ranch with a chuckwagon lunch
  • 6:00 – Kid’s cookout and games at the Tee Pees
  • 6:00 – Adults dinner served with locally sourced fare


  • Breakfast Horseback Ride
  • Arena corral capers
  • 12:30 lunch in the lodge
  • Afternoon activity of choice
  • 6:00 Catch a wagon ride to dinner in the woods


  • Breakfast at 8:00 in the lodge
  • Choose a morning activity or checkout early
  • Lunch at 12:30 in the lodge
  • Checkout by 2:00pm