Looking for a dude ranch (still wondering what is a dude ranch?) for this summer? Perfect, go to one! We would love to convince you to come to our slice of the West but if you are looking at going … Read More
A bit of history for you this week. There are famous outlaws, lawmen and ranchers in the history of the Wild West, men who made their names with a gun and a quick draw. Jefferson Smith is probably the only … Read More
With everything seemingly turning corporate or franchised, it is a comfort to know a family owned dude ranch offering the vacationing family a down home, old-fashioned good time. The cyber world stays inside when you come to The Black Mountain Ranch, a … Read More
Our friends at 5280 Magazine recently took a look at a few ranches in Colorado’s brands. You can see our ranch, Sylvan Dale, 4UP Ranch and Laramie River’s brands here: You can read the article here. Thanks again 5280!
Hey there, horse enthusiasts! Are you getting a little tired of just going around and around in circles? No matter how nice the indoor or outdoor arena is where you normally ride, it just can’t compare to mounting up in … Read More
Even if you are a beginner at horse riding, a few easy stretches can keep you comfortable in the saddle on your dude ranch vacation. See how increasing your flexibility can improve your horsemanship, and help you enjoy an unforgettable … Read More
Another busy week for us at Black Mountain Colorado Dude Ranch! Huge thank you to our photographer Nicola for the fantastic shots! Adults only weeks are the only thing left.