Articles Tagged 'Sylvan Dale Guest Ranch'

9 Great Ranches for Thanksgiving Celebrations

Dude Ranch Blog — November 5, 2017
Leave work and worrries behind, and let a guest ranch take care of the Thanksgiving holiday magic. by Karen Braschayko With Halloween frolics past us and leaves falling rapidly, our thoughts turn to family time around cozy fires and glorious Thanksgiving feasts. Of course, Thanksgiving can be a lot of… Read more »

Adults-Only Dude Ranch Vacations Autumn 2017

Dude Ranch Blog — August 20, 2017
by Karen Braschayko These ranch weeks offer fall fun tailored for adult guests. For grownups seeking a quiet break after a hot, busy summer, a dude ranch vacation in the cool mountains can be a refreshing diversion. Many guest ranches offer customized adults-only weeks once the kids are back in… Read more »

Ten Ranch Vacations for Cowgirls

Dude Ranch Blog — March 16, 2017
Gather up your female friends and family for these ladies-only ranch getaways. By Karen Braschayko Whether lifelong best friends, sisters or recently bonded coworkers, sharing a love of horses and a desire to retreat in nature is fertile ground for a great cowgirl getaway. These vacations are a chance to… Read more »

Dude Ranch Specialty Weeks You Didn’t Know Existed

Dude Ranch Blog — September 1, 2015
These unexpected themed weeks make for a unique and memorable dude ranch experience. by Jocelyn Pierce Sure you’ve heard of horsemanship weeks, weeks devoted to yoga, and weeks for adults only or women only, but these options below are anything but typical. Learn about Native American culture, explore your creative… Read more »

Special Events This Summer & Fall at Dude Ranches

Dude Ranch Blog — June 15, 2015
Summer is here, which makes getting in the saddle at a dude ranch sound oh-so-good! Check out these special events happening at dude ranches across the USA and get ready to ride! The 4th of July Celebration at Rankin Ranch July 2-5. 2015 Fourth of July is a very special… Read more »

Sylvan Dale Guest Ranch Offering Special Weeks for Solo Travelers

Dude Ranch Blog — May 9, 2015
Travel to this Colorado guest ranch for their special weeks, including the Great Grownup Getaway, a kid-free week! by Darley Newman West of Loveland and an hour north of Denver, Sylvan Dale Guest Ranch is a family-oriented, environmentally conscious dude ranch. While not as many solo travelers visit the ranch during… Read more »

2015 Adult Only Ranch Weeks- Dude Ranches without the Kids

Dude Ranch Blog — March 10, 2015
Ranches offering 2015 Adult Only Weeks, where you can vacation without your kids or anyone else's children! Many dude ranches offer special weeks focused on adult guests, who want to enjoy the great outdoors and perhaps not be around kids. Ranches may also offer special adult activities during this time,… Read more »

Thanksgiving Ranch Vacations

Dude Ranch Blog — October 3, 2014
After eating lots of coma-inducing turkey, why not saddle up? It's possible on a Thanksgiving ranch vacation. Guest Ranches in Colorado and Montana offer traditional Thanksgiving meals created by top chefs, as well as a myriad of activities for families, couples and groups looking to spend Thanksgiving away. Below are… Read more »

Meet Your Host- Sylvan Dale Guest Ranch, Colorado

Meet Your Host — August 26, 2013
Learn about a Colorado guest ranch that's been serving up Western hospitality since 1946 in an interview with the owner, Susan Jessup. Located west of Loveland, Colorado, about an hour north of Denver and 15 miles east of Rocky Mountain National Park, Sylvan Dale Guest Ranch is a longtime family owned horse… Read more »

Learn about gymkhana- games on horseback- from Sylvan Dale Guest Ranch

Dude Ranch Blog — July 20, 2013
Learn about gymkhana- games on horseback- popular with riders of all abilities across the nation, including at American dude ranches. by Cassidy Lundmark It’s gymkhana time at Sylvan Dale Guest Ranch in Loveland, Colorado! For those of you who do not know what a gymkhana is, it is an event in… Read more »