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.





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Meet the staff and team of Black Mountain Colorado Dude Ranch! staff at black mountain 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!


Nowell May, Ranch Manager and Kaylee Jacobson, Everything Woman Nowell May, Ranch Manager at Black Mountain Ranch Kaylee Jacobson, Black Mtn Ranch   Brice May, Barn Manager & Cyndy May, Heads our Horse Health Program brice and cyndy   Ryan May Project Manager and Amy May, Office Manager and New Mom ryan and amy may   Mama May Mama May at Black Mtn Ranch  


Anna Simmons, Head Wrangler Read her bio and get to know our head wrangler, Anna! Chad Shoulders, Wrangler Wrangler Chad Shoulders Read more about Wrangler Chad! Jacki Michell, Wrangler and Ranch Massage Specialist Jacki Michell Read more about our 4th year wranger here! Jessica Whalen, Wrangler Jessica Whalen Want to read about Jessi? Do so here! Kyle Henderson, Wrangler Meet our Wrangler Kyle Henderson Read more about our first year wrangler Kyle! Amy, Wrangler Amy at Black Mtn Ranch   Helen Lauth, Wrangler wrangler helen at black mtn ranch Helen has been a great addition to our team! Read more on our blog! Ethan Eckstein, Wrangler ethan eckstein, wrangler   Victoria Thurlby, Wrangler Victoria Thurlby


Chef Bob, Head Chef

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Andrew Schneider, Sous Chef

Andrew Schneider

Mamie Moreau, Head of Hospiltality

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Floriane Meylan, Hospitality

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Connor Pichette, Kitchen Staff and Hospitality

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Jack and Polly, Support Team for almost everything.

Jack and Polly, Black Mountain Ranch

David and June Suckling, Summer Ranch Opening Team

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Andrew Hyde, Vagabond and Minimilist

Kitzel Ruth, Social Wrangler

Want to be a part of our staff?  Check out our application page! Activities or Book Your Dude Ranch Vacation Now



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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!


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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