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.





Week 14 Dude Ranch Review

Another busy week for us at Black Mountain Colorado Dude Ranch! Huge thank you to our photographer Nicola for the fantastic shots! Adults only weeks are the only thing left.

A Week in Pictures: June 2nd- June 9th

We can't believe another week has come and gone at our fine Colorado Dude Ranch! What a great week we had! Be sure to check out some of the highlights from an all inclusive stay at Black Mountain Ranch, you might want to take a trip of your own! WHAT TO DO AT BLACK MOUNTAIN RANCH Try your hand at roping in the arena....  Our cows are faster than they appear, we promise...  Head out on a cattle drive to push the cows back to pasture...  Relax in the afternoon with a leisurely game ...

Opening Week at Black Mountain Ranch: May 26th- June 2nd

Summer is here and our first week was a blast at our Colorado Dude Ranch! We offer week long all inclusive vacations at Black Mountain Ranch. Tucked away from the cities about an hour north of Vail we use our summers to treat guests and their families to vacations we hope they never forget! We had an amazing group of guests up at the ranch this week that were excited for all Colorado has to offer. Thanks for making our opening week amazing! Take a gander at a glimpse of what a week at BMR ...

This Place Has Gone to the Dogs

With the recent passing of Bailey, I have been reminded of how important our dogs are to us at Black Mountain Ranch. They are almost always there with us, be it all day out on rides, or walking irrigation ditches, shovel in hand. Let's see... Bailey, Molly, George, Betty, Poppy, Daisy, Howdy, Cinch, Pistol, Sammy, Vala, Murray, Deacon, Daphne, Shoeshine, Coda, Riley, Mickey, Oakley, Roxy... Ummmm. Come on old staff, who am I missing? I know for sure that I am. It really is the ...

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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!


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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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