Luxury Colorado Ranch
Steamboat Springs, Colorado
Colorado Dude Ranch: Featured in the Equitrekking Vacation Guide
Luxury dude ranch in Steamboat Springs offering relaxed elegance and top-rated food mixed with adventurous trail rides, fly fishing, mountain biking, yoga, informative horse clinics, cattle drives, cooking classes, wine tastings and a comprehensive kids program. Vista Verde Ranch offers year-round adventures, including winter ranch vacations.
Steamboat Springs, Colorado
Denver International (DIA)
Riding Style & Ability
Beginner to Advanced
Corporate Groups, Retreats, Meetings Welcome.
June 4-11, 2017 $4,095/person cabin, $3,595/person lodge
June 11 – August 20, 2017 $4,695/person cabin, $4,095/person lodge
August 20 -October 1, 2017, Adult only, Cattle Work weeks Sept 3-Oct 1 $4,195/person cabin, $3,695/person lodge
October 1-8, 2017 $3,295/person cabin, $2,795/person lodge
October 8-12, 2017 – Short fall stay $1,995/person cabin, $1,795/person lodge
Learn more about winter, spring and holidays rates.
This ranch works with Travel Agents.
Why an Equitrekking Top 20 Ranch?
Vista Verde Ranch offers luxury ranch vacations for the whole family with diverse activities like cattle drives, fly fishing, mountain biking, yoga and with a highly rated kids and teen program. Open year-round, winter brings skiing at the Steamboat Ski Resort.
From the Horse’s Mouth
This four-season, all-inclusive guest ranch offers the amenities of a luxury Colorado resort with the casual and intimate atmosphere of a ranch vacation. Each season brings new experiences, from fall cattle gathers to spring riding amid wildflowers.
Horseback riding is top-notch at this Colorado dude ranch with trail rides limited to between 2-6 riders so each adventure can be tailored to your individual riding ability. Beginners are welcome! Guests enjoy rides in the Medicine Bow-Routt National Forest and beyond. The ranch’s all-season indoor arena is a amenity for riding in the winter or summer or for brushing up on your horsemanship skills and spending time with horse trainers for a clinic.
Guests may enjoy diverse ranch activities and getting out into nature at this Colorado dude ranch. Horseback Riding, Cattle Drives, Trail Riding, Wine Tours and Tastings, Mountain Biking, Fly Fishing, Hiking, Rafting and Kayaking, Rock Climbing, Culinary Adventures, Kids and Teens Ranch Programs, Massage, Yoga, Swimming Pool, nearby Golf, the Spa and more are on offer during warmer months. During the winter, travelers enjoy Cross Country Skiing, Snowshoeing, Sleigh Rides, Horseback Riding, Kids Programs, Culinary Adventures, Wine Tasting, Yoga, Photography, the Spa and Dog Sledding.
Vista Verde Ranch has cabins and lodge rooms that offer comfortable amenities along with resort-like comforts. All have private baths and range from one to three bedrooms and one to three bathrooms. Antiques mix with handcrafted log furniture, and cabin and lodge rooms offer a snack bar, refrigerator stocked with complimentary beverages, coffee maker, hairdryer, robes and more. Each day, the housekeeping fairies tidy up for guests, as well as turn down your beds in the evening. With no phones or TV’s in the rooms, you can disconnect for a bit on this vacation. For those who need to connect, wireless internet is available in the main lodge at no charge.
Steamboat Springs is a ski resort destination with an old West charm. In the winter, skiing at the Steamboat Ski Resort is a great addition to a Vista Verde Ranch stay. Summer in this part of Colorado is exciting, too, with the first weekend of June bringing the Steamboat Springs Yampa River Festival and other festivities.
Vista Verde Ranch’s cuisine will impress even the most experienced foodies, including special events like cooking classes and wine tastings. Hearty ranch breakfasts with burritos, eggs benedict and pancakes are complimented by freshly made lunch salads and multi-course dinners.