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.




Talking about Black Hole Resorts: Black Mountain Ranch

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A few months ago we posted a blog on the latest travel trend: Black Hole Resorts. Our friends at the Escapist Traveler just posted a great article on Black Mountain Ranch (Hey, that's us!). Horses on a Colorado Dude Ranch We'd love for you to check out their article and see what you have to say? Will you be unplugging with us this summer?
Somewhere locked deep inside the Rocky Mountains is the answer to your Blackberry blues. The Black Mountain Colorado Dude Ranch is a family owned resort, home to more than 50,000 acres of alpine meadows and virginal forests. With an average 360 days of sunshine in Colorado each year, the summer season proves to be the most popular and guests are advised to bring a sturdy pair of jeans, cowboy boots and suntan lotion to the Wild West. On taking leave from the traffic jams, tube delays and mundane chores of everyday life, visitors to the Black Mountain Ranch may also be curious to discover why this ‘Black Hole’ resort is popular for what it doesn’t provide.......
Read the rest of the article online at! Thanks to our friend Daniel Agnew for such a fun piece!



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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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