Category Archives: Dude Ranch

Round Up Your Family at the Ranch

Make Memories through a great Family Reunion

When is the last time your family gathered for a reunion? As it turns out, roughly half of families polled in statistical studies admit to never holding a family reunion. If your family falls within that percentage, it is time … Continue reading

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Durango Named One of the Best “True Western” Towns

Experience the True West in Our Dude Ranch

Durango, CO, home to Colorado Trails Dude Ranch, was recently ranked #5 out of 10 Western towns named the “Truest Western Towns” by True West magazine. The magazine, which has been creating these top 10 list for the past eight … Continue reading

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The Staff at Colorado Trails Ranch Will Take Care of Your Every Need

Each one of them has a role to take at the dude ranch

You’re in for a great vacation when you come to Colorado Trails Ranch, located just outside of Durango, Colorado. There’s a lot to do at the all-inclusive dude ranch and the staff will make sure that you have an awesome … Continue reading

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Team Building And Our Dude Ranch Are Perfect Partners

Corporate Retreats are Crucial for Success

Spring has arrived in Durango, CO, meaning that it’s a perfect time to get your colleagues out of the cubicles and into the beautiful San Juan Mountains surrounding Colorado Trails dude ranch. In early April, nights are still crisp and … Continue reading

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What Happens On Our Colorado Dude Ranch In the Winter?

Expect great All Inclusive Family Vacations in the Summer!

It is pretty quiet at Colorado Trails during our off season, but don’t get the idea that the full time staff is on hiatus. We’re definitely not on vacation. There is plenty of action taking place at the dude ranch. … Continue reading

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Cruise Vacations on Horseback

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Vacationing in one spot, only having to unpack once, meals and activities all at the same location, sounds like a cruise…..or a dude ranch vacation. You can think of a dude ranch vacation as a cruise on horseback and know … Continue reading

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Ever Wondered Why It’s Called a ‘Dude Ranch’?

Learn the fun way with All Inclusive Family Vacations!

It certainly has nothing to do with today’s younger crowd referring to each other as ‘dude’. It’s also doubtful that they coined the name after anything connected to a guest ranch. So where did this ranch classification come from? As … Continue reading

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Cowboy Boots Aren’t Just Fashionable Dude Ranch Footwear

Our dude ranch also have them for rent

There’s a reason that cowboys of both past and present wear cowboy boots. Far more than fashionable footwear; cowboy boots by design are the best footwear for riding horseback. As a matter of fact, at Colorado Trails Dude Ranch, we … Continue reading

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Entertaining Dude Ranch Evenings: The Henry Strater Theatre Melodrama

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The Durango Melodrama is a little piece of the Old West that’s still alive and well. At Colorado Trails Dude Ranch, visiting the Durango Melodrama & Vaudeville at the Henry Strater Theatre for one night during their stay is one … Continue reading

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Colorado Trails Ranch Hosts Training Academy for Equine Abuse Investigators

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If there’s one thing we love at Colorado Trails, it’s horses. From old to young, we love them all. That’s why it’s very upsetting for us to think about horses being abused, misused, neglected, or starved. If you understand how … Continue reading

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