Colorado Family Dude Ranch Vacations Include a Children’s Program

A week of supervised activities, just for the kiddos!

We are a very family-oriented guest ranch. In concert with our regular ranch activity program we offer a full kids’ program for children ages 3-7 years of age. Two children’s counselors will offer youngsters a supervised, fun-filled day of activity for their Colorado Family dude ranch vacations. Children 8 and older are usually able to participate in our regular ranch activities, but are always welcome to join this program.

The following is a typical schedule for children ages 3 through 7 years. Naturally, activities will be tailored to the interests of the children each week to make the most of their Colorado family dude ranch vacations.

Monday – Cowboy Day
8:30-10:30 AM Kids’ Orientation – Getting to Know You, Meet the Petting
Zoo, Arts & Crafts
10:30 AM-12:30 PM Arena Riding
12:30-2 PM Lunch with parents
2-4 PM Pan for Gold & Learn to Rope

Tuesday – Animal & Nature Day
8-9:15 AM Animal Care & Goat Walk
9:15 AM-1 PM Van to Brunch Site & Fat Bat Ball
1-3 PM Arena Riding, Animal Plaster Crafts & Fishing

Wednesday – Water Day
10:00 AM-4 PM Arena Riding, Afternoon at the Hot Springs Pool & Slide
4-5:30 pm Feed the Animals, Bingo

Thursday – Indian Day
10 PM Feed the Animals
10:30 PM Arena Riding
11:30 AM-1 PM Van to Hot Dog Site & Visit Beaver Ponds
1-3:30 PM Indian Crafts, Hike to Tepee, Hunt for Arrowheads

Friday – Fun & Games Day
9:30-10 AM Feed the Animals
10-11 AM Games, Games, Games
11 AM-noon Arena Riding
Noon-1:30 PM Picnic Lunch
1:30-2:30 PM Outdoor Fun – Obstacle Course & Relay Races
2:30-5 PM Arts & Crafts, Games, Puzzles

Saturday – Rodeo Day
9:30-10:30 AM Rodeo Crafts
10:30-noon Rodeo Practice
Noon-1:30 PM Lunch with parents
2:15 PM RODEO – See you at the arena!!!
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