Articles Tagged 'Elk Mountain Ranch'

5 Great Dude Ranches Near National Parks

Darley's Travel Blog — July 22, 2017
As lovers of ranches and national parks, we here at Equitrekking know a great vacation combo is to visit both at one time! Check out these dude ranches in close proximity to great national parks. by Darley Newman Horseback riding in the great outdoors and exploring national parks is an exciting… Read more »

Brandied French Toast Recipe from Elk Mountain Ranch

Dude Ranch Blog — November 24, 2013
A sweet morning treat with a kick! Tom and Sue Murphy, owners of Elk Mountain Ranch located two hours from Denver and Colorado Springs, share a recipe for Brandied French Toast, a guest favorite. Makes 1 loaf French bread Ingredients: 5 eggs 1 cup cream 1 Tbsp. vanilla extract 1… Read more »

Chocolate Satin Mint Cake Recipe from Elk Mountain Ranch

Dude Ranch Blog — November 18, 2013
An important part of any travel experience is the food. At dude ranches across the USA, food takes center-stage as chefs whip up everything from S’mores Cookies to Pinon Crusted Chicken with Cherry Chipotle to Apple Berry Cobbler. Elk Mountain Ranch, located in the heart of the Colorado Rockies, is no exception.… Read more »

Three Great Wilderness Dude Ranches- #3 Elk Mountain Ranch

Dude Ranch Blog — July 6, 2013
Experience a high altitude horseback riding adventure at Colorado's Elk Mountain Ranch, one of three great wilderness dude ranches. Located in Buena Vista, Colorado in the remote heart of the Rockies in central Colorado, Elk Mountain Ranch is a guest ranch with high wilderness charm. A two hour drive from Denver or… Read more »

Dude Ranch Children’s Program- Will my kid be bored?

Dude Ranch Blog — June 2, 2013
Want more quality time as a family? Wish your city slicker kids could intereact with animals and spend time outdoors? Wonder if you child can go cold turkey and live for a week without online games, Facebook and other high-tech entertainment? Many parents find dude ranch vacations a good choice… Read more »