Colorado Dude Ranch Vacations

Welcome To Black Mtn Dude Ranch!

Black Mountain Colorado Dude Ranch is one of the top guest ranches in the world, hosting guests every summer to give you a taste of the West. We offer unlimited horseback riding for an adventurous, authentic vacation.




The Physical and Mental Health Benefits of the Outdoors

Why Being Outdoors is Good for Your Health

The Physical and Mental Health Benefits of the Outdoors

While many people might enjoy the outdoors to explore, have fun, or observe nature, there are also several benefits derived from spending time out in the fresh air. Whether you're looking for some ways to better yourself mentally and physically or even just trying to reduce pollution in your neighborhood and reduce stress, here are some helpful tips for enjoying outdoor time without damaging your lungs.

Music and Margaritas

Music and Margaritas

Who could turn down the opportunity to camp out under the Colorado stars?!  Our pack camp trip this week brought us laughs, games, music, and margaritas!


Black Mountain Ranch Corona Virus Updates & Info

Covid-19 Update October 26th, 2020

This update is to give you an idea how 2020 went and what we are looking at for 2021.  I’m pleased to report NO Covid cases at the ranch this summer. 


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COVID-19 Updates & Info

Your health and safety is our top priority. Learn what BMR is doing.

The Beauty of Colorado

Have you ever traveled to a dude ranch? Spending a week in the Rocky Mountains of Colorado is a wonderful horseback riding vacation for the entire family to enjoy! We offer pack camp trips, fly fishing, skeet and trap shooting, and of course plenty of time on horseback. All meals are included in your package, so no need to worry about a thing when you spend a week at our ranch!

Explore Our Cabins

Take some time to explore our custom built cabins, watch some videos and see what might work best for your vacation!


Book Online Today!

With our online booking tool you are able to quickly submit your deposit, request your cabin type, and lock in your spot!


A Sample Week at BMR!

Every week is different but the fun is always the same!  If you're curious about the week start here! 






Colorado Dude Ranch Vacations - Black Mountain Ranch

Registered and insured Colorado Outfitter #1343.
All or part of this operation is conducted on Public Lands under special permit from the U.S. Bureau of Land Management and the U.S. Forest Service

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