Best of Week Three: Adults Only Week Was Tons of Fun!

Week three of the season brought us our last Adults Only week until late summer. We had a full house, and it was a hootin’ time. Such a great group of fun-loving adults, the week had plenty of riding and partying … Read More

The Best of Week Two: Summer Has Arrived!

The sun is out! We are so excited that we’ve been getting some good old summer sunshine at last. We had a small group this visit the past week, just over ten guests here at the ranch. Two of our … Read More

Best of Week 1: Opening Week at the Ranch 2015

We had an amazing time at the ranch for opening week of 2015. Our Colorado Dude Ranch is all about having fun, riding, and enjoying time in the beautiful mountains. Come explore with us!

WANTED: Pack Camp Cook and Driver

An immediate opportunity to join the Black Mountain Ranch crew. You’ll be in charge of running our overnight pack camp trips, cooking dinner and breakfast for approx 20 people 2 nights a week. You’ll also drive our guests to the … Read More

Black Mountain Ranch – Unwind and Return to Nature, Colorado Style

There are so many options for vacationing in today’s market, why should you pick a family owned dude ranch in Colorado? Because it’s one of the best methods for resting and relaxation; a true chance to unwind from the hectic … Read More

Colorado Wildlife Worth Watching – Creating Authentic Vacation Memories

You’ll know that you’re experiencing a truly memorable, authentic vacation that you’ll be talking about for years when you spot some of the wildlife for which Colorado is renowned. We have many types of wildlife here in Colorado – everything from the tiny, … Read More

Horse Riding From the Ground Up

Whoa, partner! There’s nothing better than horseback riding, but let’s gain some confidence in handling that horse before you mount up. There are some things to understand about horses that will make both of you feel happier and more secure. … Read More

Horse Riding Requires a Smart Look…and Smell!

Horse riding at Black Mountain Colorado Dude Ranch is an experience that attracts visitors from every demographic. There is just something pristine, exciting and invigorating about mounting and assuming command of a strong, magnificent creature that attracts a diverse crowd. The … Read More