Summer 2013 at Black Mountain Ranch

Howdy Y’all! Summer 2013 is just around the corner and things are shaping up to be another great season here at our fine Colorado Dude Ranch. Wonder why people are saying a week at Black Mountain Ranch was “the most amazing vacation we’ve ever experienced!” Experience a week yourself! Be sure to check out the rest [...]

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Cowgirls and Guitars

One of our favorite parts of living the dude ranch lifestyle are the evenings and time spent in the saloon. While we do enjoy it with a cold beer or margarita in hand, the best part is the friendship, laughter and fun that happens every night. Our head Wrangler from last season, Anna Simons has [...]

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Stronger Than You Think

My mom is new to the world of hunter jumper shows. She rode horses her entire life, but never set foot into the world of A and AA shows until I started moving up and we wanted to ride together. She was my trainer, my mentor, my coach. She was my biggest supporter and my [...]

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Low Tech Travel

I spend lots of time traveling around the mountains. Over the years, I have used many different methods to do so. Sometimes my mode of travel is dictated by the time of year, such as skiing in the winter and not in summer, and sometimes I change my mode based on whimsy and what I [...]

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