Up Here, Hospitality Just Comes Naturally
Weddings, family reunions, business retreats and other specialty and themed weeks are more memorable with the Colorado Rocky Mountains as a backdrop. And with the unique charm and fun activities of a dude ranch – along with our professional hosts, chefs, organizers and, of course, wranglers to help – you can pull off a perfectly memorable event. Check with individual ranches for capacity and capabilities.
Every girl grows up dreaming of the perfect wedding. All that’s missing is the perfect place. Colorado’s ranches provide the picturesque setting – among jagged 14ers and alpine meadows – with all the right accommodations and experiences to bring everyone together. And each ranch is happy to help you with the details.
Food, accommodations, activities and your family. All in one place. And what a place it is when Colorado’s jagged peaks and pine trees surround you. Bonding is all about creating memories and our ranches were certainly built for that.
Our ranchers have experience hosting corporate retreats, conventions, team building and incentive programs. And the venues couldn’t be more accommodating. This year’s meeting will be what your attendees will be talking about at next year’s meeting.
EMR: Family Reunion Special
EMR: Rodeo Week
August 6th-11th, 2017
The best place you haven’t been yet. Great Fun! Great Food! Great Folks! Since 1946, we’ve been hosting Dude Ranch Vacations. Come join us for the Larimer County Fair & Rodeo! Experience all the great activities that happen during a traditional Dude Ranch Vacation as well as meet professional cowboys and rodeo queens. You’ll love taking an excursion to the PRCA Rodeo Finals on Tuesday night! It’s just $20 to attend!
SDR: The Great Grownup Getaway (ages 21+)
August 13th-19th, 2017
Our Western lifestyle has a way of slowing you down and gearing you up for a relaxing and fun-filled getaway during this kid-free week. Customized to especially meet the interests of adults, we offer adult oriented activities like wine and cheese tastings, country dance instruction, guided nature hikes, and trap shooting. Corrientes will be on hand for team sorting, and you won’t want to stop once you try your hand at roping!
SDR: Dude Season Closer
August 20th-25th, 2017
Come visit Sylvan Dale with your family, friends, neighbors, or by yourself! Package includes 5 nights lodging, 14 natural and hearty ranch-style meals and a variety of activities including: Riding Adventures, Team Sorting, Overnight Pack Trip, Trap Shooting, White Water Rafting, Fishing, Gymkhana, Local Brewery Tours, Nearby Golf Courses, and more!
Get the best for less! So grab your hat, your cowboy boots, and head to Sylvan Dale for a unique adventure!
SDR: Fall Great Grownup Getaway (ages 21+)
September 17th-22nd, 2017
Our Western lifestyle has a way of slowing you down and gearing you up for a relaxing and fun-filled getaway during this kid-free week. Customized to especially meet the interests of adults, we offer adult oriented activities like wine and cheese tastings, country dance instruction, guided nature hikes, and trap shooting. Corrientes will be on hand for team-penning, and you won’t want to stop once you try your hand at roping!
SDR: Cowgirl Roundup
October 5th-10th, 2017
Join us for a ladies only getaway! Bring your mom, your best friend, your daughter, or your sister for an unforgettable stay! Making friendships with other “Cowgirls” and bonding with your Sylvan Dale horse puts this experience at the top of the list. Take advantage of ability-level riding instruction from our wranglers. You’ll then be able to use the skills you’ve learned on adventure rides, team penning, and the High Stakes Poker Ride.
SDR: More Than Just Pumpkin Pie
November 23rd-26th, 2017
This “over-the-river-and-through-the-woods” getaway is perfect for the whole family. After check-in on Thursday, head to the Heritage for a complimentary beverage before sitting down to a Traditional Thanksgiving Feast. Fill the days with horse-drawn wagon-rides, hikes, trail rides, ranch chores, a draft horse workshop, natural history and geology tours, and pond fishing. Lots to do…no pressure to do it.