Category Archives: Horseback Riding Vacations

Colorado Trails Horses During the Winter Months

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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 … Continue reading

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Horse Rescue Training at Colorado Trails

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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 … Continue reading

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Meet Fish and Frog, Our New Draft Horses

Horseback riding at the guest ranch just became more exciting

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 … Continue reading

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Interesting Info to Bring Along on Horseback Riding Vacations

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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. … Continue reading

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Getting to Know Saddles Before Dude Ranch Vacations

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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 … Continue reading

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Things About Horses You Might Like to Know

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If you haven’t had the chance to spend a lot of time around horses, they might seem a bit mysterious. Getting comfortable with them can begin before you arrive on our dude ranch on adventurous all inclusive family vacations at … Continue reading

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How To Have the Best Horseback Riding Vacations

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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 … Continue reading

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Fall Dude Ranch Vacations – Horseman’s Week

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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 … Continue reading

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5 Reasons Why Our Horseback Riding Vacations Are the Best

Make if one of your best horseback riding vacations yet.

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 … Continue reading

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Horseback Riding at Colorado Trails Dude Ranch

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One of the weeks we are most proud of at Colorado Trails Dude Ranch is our annual Horseman’s Week. The exact dates vary from year to year, but typically it is held in early September. Our Horseman’s Week is a … Continue reading

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