Stupid Cows

You may have guessed from the title of this blog post that I have some issues with cows. I curse them frequently, scream at them only slightly less often, and proudly eat beef out of a strong sense of spite. But really, I truly don’t deeply hate them. They just have the power to make my life a nightmare on occasion, so I think a little animosity is justified. I am certain that they do it on purpose, too. Some people might say that hundreds and hundred of generations of breeding for specific physical traits have left …

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Happy Fourth of July!

We hope everyone has a wonderful day with family, friends, and loved ones. We wanted to share the beautiful photography of Larissa Allen of Black Horse Photography to honor and celebrate what today is all about! We all here at Black Mountain Colorado Dude Ranch wish you a very Happy 4th! We are planning for a great day at the Ranch! Nothing is better than time spent with friends and family (and horses, of course!). We will be sure to end the evening raising a cold beer to celebrate America tonight in our Saloon! …

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Adults Only Week: Yoga at the Ranch August 26th- September 2nd

We are so excited for this years “Yoga at the Ranch” which is August 26th-September 2nd. Our All Inclusive rates start at $1,950 for one adult! If you are needing a week to relax, reconnect, and recharge, this might be just what you are looking for! The All Inclusive Yoga Retreat Packages Include: Lodging in our beautiful Colorado Cabins. Horseback riding with your own horse for the week. Our Wranglers will pair you with the perfect match for your experience and style. Two instructor lead yoga …

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“Wish You Were Here” from Black Mountain Ranch!

Our new postcards just arrived! If you have planned a trip to the ranch this summer, look for one in your mailbox any day now! We can’t wait to soon have our cabins filled with guests, our horses back in the pastures, and bottles clinking in celebration in our saloon! There are so many great activities and adventures to be had on our Colorado Dude Ranch, we hope you are joining us this summer for a week’s vacation! Go ahead, watch our video! We dare you to watch it and not want to come visit our beautiful …

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Summer 2012 at Black Mountain Colorado Dude Ranch

If you are looking to make this summer’s vacation the best one yet, come stay with us at Black Mountain Colorado Dude Ranch!  It’s looking to be another great season here at the Ranch! If you are planning on visiting us, make sure to reserve your spot before we are booked by calling us at the Ranch at 1-800-967-2401! Our Adult’s Only Weeks still have a few cabins available so if you are celebrating an anniversary or birthday, or just need the perfect vacation, come visit us this summer! Want to hear what our previous guests …

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What to Bring to a Colorado Dude Ranch, Part 1: Riding Gear

You have convinced your friends this is the year and booked your trip to Black Mountain Colorado Dude Ranch. What’s next? If you are wondering what to pack for your adventure, here are a few tips to help you before you hit the ranch. First, Colorado is beautiful. We get an average of 360 days of sunshine, but that doesn’t mean that we don’t experience the occasional showers or chilly temperatures at night. Be sure to bring layers, a rain jacket, and view our packing list for other essentials at the ranch. If you have never been to a dude ranch …

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Looking For The Best Dude Ranch?

Black Mountain Colorado Dude Ranch is an amazing vacation ranch in the heart of Colorado. Want a taste of the West? Join us for a week long stay at our ranch high in the Rockies halfway between Vail and Steamboat Springs Colorado. Arriving on Sunday afternoon, your week long package includes lodging, all meals, unlimited horseback riding, an overnight pack trip, a longhorn cattle drive, whitewater rafting, fly and spin fishing, rifle and trap shooting, and a trip to a local rodeo. There are no hidden or extra fees for any of our activities. We own all …

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