Horses Running at Black Mountain Colorado Dude Ranch

Week long all inclusive vacations on our Colorado Dude Ranch!

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Welcome to Black Mountain Colorado Dude Ranch, established in 1903! We offer weeklong all-inclusive vacations for those that want adventurous (but safe), authentic, western style experiences at one of the best dude ranches in Colorado. We are family run ranch and design custom trips for families, adults, honeymoons or family reunions. If you are looking for a trip West for your next vacation, you have found it at Black Mountain Ranch! How does a week spent horseback riding, skeet shooting at our range, visiting the local Rodeo and gourmet dining in high Colorado backcountry sound? Let us help plan your next vacation! Give us a call today at 1-800-967-2401!

We are glad you're considering a Colorado Dude Ranch Vacation! We are experts on making sure you have an unforgettable vacation! Spending hours going from website to website comparing and contrasting can be enormously stressful. We don't know if we can say this enough, but please contact us with any question you might have! Our family is here to chat with you about how to make this summer one to remember. 1-800-967-2401 -By Nowell May

Don't let us be the only ones to tell you! You can read almost 100 reviews of our Dude Ranch (and all of them rave about our professionalism, level of service, and of course, our excellent and happy horses). Give us a call and make our day! The memories will last a lifetime! 1-800-967-2401 or email

Top Reasons to Vacation at Black Mountain Colorado Dude Ranch

  • 1) It's Your Vacation

    Are you looking for a great vacation that is flexible and really fun? At Black Mountain Ranch, you choose the vacation that best suits you. Our week long all inclusive dude ranch packages are flexible to meet your needs. Our goal is for you to have the best vacation of your life!

  • 2) Great for Families

    We are a vacation that your entire family will remember! We work hard so that everyone will say "This was the best vacation of our life!". Whether you are looking for some easy trails to ride with your kids or advanced riding for the entire family, we have great options for everyone. Our goal: to be the best dude ranch vacation for families.

  • 3) Great for Adults

    Looking for a dude ranch that knows how to have fun? Look no further. We have a fully licensed saloon stocked with cold beer and a full bar, so your evenings will never be dull. Our Adults Only Week are great for singles or couples, or grab your best friends!

  • 4) All Inclusive

    Our vacations are all-inclusive dude ranch packages. What does that mean? Gourmet dining, experienced wranglers, beautiful cabins, live music, and a trip to the local rodeo and whitewater rafting are all included in your stay! The only thing outside of that is your bill at the bar. When we say all inclusive, we mean it.

Read our Dude Ranch Reviews - They Speak for Themselves.

  • "A Week to Remember!" October 11th, 2012  Excerpt: My son and I visited the Black Mountain Ranch the first week of September. What can I say? Well, I will start with the pros and cons. The Cons: Well, there aren't any.
  • "GO! You won't regret it!" September 23rd, 2013  Excerpt: This holiday was by far the best we have ever been on! The setting, the staff, the horses, the activities, the food and the bar, all fantastic.
  • “Best Honeymoon Ever!” September 12th, 2014 Excerpt: It was absolutely a vacation we'll never forget and will be telling friends about for years and years to come.
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    Colorado Dude Ranch Association Approved Ranch
    Award from trip advisor Dude Ranch Award Dude Ranch
    Award from Best Dude Ranch World's Best Ranches 2015