A Sample of Our Weekly Itinerary

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

Sunday:

  • 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.

Monday:

  • 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 other activities
  • 6:00 meet for a wagon ride to the BBQ cookout in the woods followed by a campfire and cowboy guitar sing along

Tuesday:

  • 8:00 (7:45 if you are rafting) breakfast in the lodge
  • Morning rafting trip on the Animas river for those who signed up on Monday
  • 12:30 lunch in the lodge
  • After lunch choose your activity
  • Sign up for massage!
  • After dinner mosey over to the Opera House for western dancing (this is currently cancelled for Covid)

Wednesday:

  • 8:00 breakfast in the lodge
  • Day Trip to Mesa Verde for those who signed up
  • Choose your morning activity for those staying on the ranch
  • 12:30 lunch in the lodge
  • After lunch choose your activity plus a power tubing option on Vallecito Lake
  • 5:30 dinner in the lodge. This is early so that we can get you to the Rodeo in town.
  • Rodeo at the Durango Fairgrounds

Thursday

  • 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 – Reception and candlelight dinner and dessert

Friday

  • Breakfast Ride – meet at the barn for your horse or by the lodge for a wagon ride to the creek cookout area
  • After breakfast partake in corral capers in the arena
  • 12:30 lunch in the lodge
  • Choose your afternoon activity
  • 6:00 Catch a wagon ride to the cookout in the woods

Saturday

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