Comfortable Cabins

Relax comfortably in one of our many cabin options.  Here at Black Mountain Colorado Dude Ranch, our cabins range from one queen bed studios to three bedroom log cabins, all furnished to give you the ultimate ranch experience.  We have a variety of options to make your vacation perfect! You can take a look at the full Cabins page here, or look at some of the cabin photos below. Golden Eagle Cabin Columbine Cabin Red Tail Hawk Suite Castle Peak Suite Longs Peak Suite …

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Activities

Wondering what you do when you stay at our Colorado Dude Ranch? Here are some of the great activities and adventures you will take when you come to Black Mountain Ranch! There are plenty of activities around the ranch. A sampling: Roping Lessons Shotgun shooting Take a swim in our outdoor Pool Hot Tubs Fishing Arena Riding Mountain Trails Arena Games Nature Hiking Our Saloon Whitewater Rafting A trip to the local Rodeo A day in Steamboat Springs Here are a few pictures …

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Trails

We have plenty of terrain to ride on from canyons to mountain peaks! From novice to expert we will match the horse, the ride, and the group to each rider’s ability. The rides vary from a couple of hours to a full day’s ride. Our extensive trail system extends deep into the Routt National Forest. You can choose to stay on the trails, explore cross country, or ride in the arena for practice and instruction.

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Meet our Horses

Our horses are professionals at giving folks without much riding experience fantastic experiences. It is their job. Here is a sampling of who we have to ride and what they are like. We have over 70 horses in our dude string, so not every horse is listed on our website. Apache Apache is a favorite for many returning guests and advanced riders.   Gila Known for her half-draft size and gentle manners, Gila is a favorite of large riders and children. Half-drafts are known as gentle giants, and Gila is both! …

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Food

Our food really sets us apart. Breakfast Sample Menu: Homemade Quiche with Caramelized Leeks, bacon & Mozzarella Hash Browns Orange French Toast Oatmeal with Dried Fruit Bacon & Sausage Scrambled Eggs Blueberry Muffins Lemon Bread Fresh Fruit Bagels, Toast, English Muffins served with Homemade Jams Lunch Sample Menu: Grilled Flank Steak Sandwiches with Caramelized Onions, Red Pepper Aioli and Fresh Arugula on Warm Baguette Chicken Caesar Club Sandwich with Grilled Chicken, Sun-dried Tomatoes, Bacon, Caesar Dressing and Romaine Lettuce on Ciabatta Bread Spring Mix Salad with Cherry …

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Staff

Meet the staff and team of Black Mountain Colorado Dude Ranch! Our staff is from all around the world and shares a common passion for horses, the mountains and showing guests an amazing time. When you visit Black Mountain Colorado Dude Ranch, whether for a family vacation or on an adults only week, we want you to feel at home! Meet the 2012 team that is here to show you a good time and have fun while doing it! THE MAY FAMILY  Nowell May, Ranch Manager and Kaylee Jacobson, Everything Woman …

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