Sundance Trail Guest Ranch is situated on 145 acres and surrounded by national forest. Located 100 miles NW of Denver International Airport, this breathtaking ranch is the perfect getaway for your family vacation, traveling individual, reunion or destination wedding.
Summer Dude Ranch & Winter Bed and Breakfast Country Inn
Bring the family together and make memories of shared adventures: Horseback riding, hiking, seasonal white-water rafting, yoga, rock climbing & belaying instruction, 21 round disc golf, trout fishing, trap or target shooting & archery. Relax in the Jacuzzi and enjoying gathering on the deck at the lodge. The recreation hall with pool table & lounge is a great place for socializing. Evenings are spent square dancing and enjoying western music by the campfire. Sundance Trail is a small and flexible ranch, maximum of seven families or twenty-four guests, with lodge and cabin suites to retire in at the end of each exciting day.
Pet Friendly – guest horses and dogs welcome.
In addition to our dude ranch, we have a new wedding destination venue. If you are looking for a small rustic style setting then our Aspen Grove at Sundance Trail Ranch is the place to book your outdoor ceremony. Aspen Grove as well offers with our new facility the “Carriage House” a place for wedding receptions or business meetings, whether it’s for retreats or day activity.
spring: Mar. 01,2020 - Jun. 03,2020
summer: May. 24,2020 - Sep. 12,2020
fall: Sep. 08,2020 - Nov. 30,2020
winter: Dec. 01,2020 - Mar. 01,2020
Minimum Age For Independent Riding:
5 but may vary based on size and temperament.
Minimum Age Accepted at Ranch:
Denver - 2 hours - Pickup Available
Seven suites of rooms, varying in size from one to three bedrooms. Some suites in the lodge, some in cabins nearby.
All were done by the same decorator, so you will find same colors and fabrics throughout, although each suites has unique shape and size and art. One suite is W/C friendly.
Families play together and make memories of shared adventures.
Riding: Great variety of terrain, loping and open riding available. Half day and full day rides, lunch rides, small groups (no more than 6 riders).
Fishing: Trout fishing in the Cache la Poudre River and nearby lakes. Equipment available at the ranch
Shooting: Target and trap shooting with instruction, .22's, shotguns, Civil War replica musket
Swimming: Outdoor hot tub, or swim with your horse in the pond, or swimming pool (humans only!) nearby
Hiking: Miles of mountain trails in the surrounding National Forest
Rafting: Whitewater fun on the Cache la Poudre River, must be at least 7 years old
Rock Climbing: Learn the basics from professional instructors - knots, belay techniques, proper movement, communication, and safety. All equipment provided.
Gymkhana: Riding games held weekly in the arena
Ranch Animals: Friendly horses, ponies, donkeys, chickens, cats, kittens and dogs, and who knows what else this year!!!
Games: Foosball, pool tables, horse shoes, board games
Evening programs: Campfires, cowboy entertainers, country dancing and more.
Special Features (additional cost):
Hot air ballooning,
Excursions to Rocky Mountain National Park, Red Feather Lakes, local microbreweries, and Old Town Ft. Collins.
Whether it's breakfast cookouts, steak barbecues, lunch on the trail or picnicking under the pines, meal times are special.
Hearty western meals are served family style in the lodge dining room with homemade breads and desserts.
Drinks, fruit and sweets are always available.
Special dietary needs gladly handled with advance notice, under the supervision of our Registered Nurses.
Early Season (June 3 -16, 2018): $1955/wk. Peak Season (June 17 – August 18, 2018): $2300/wk. Late Season (August 19 – Sept 1, 2018): $1955/wk.
Early Season (June 3 -16, 2018): $977.50-$1200/wk. Peak Season (June 17 – August 18, 2018): $1150-$1600/wk. Late Season (August 19 – Sept 1, 2018): $977.50-$1200/wk.
Service Charge/Tip Rate:
We include a service charge of 15%.
Accepted Payment Methods:
We are happy to accept your personal check, as well as cash, travelers checks, M/C, VISA
Travel Agents Accepted:
Dedicated Arrival Day
Minimum Night Stay
Summer (Peak Season)
Fall (Off Peak Season)
Winter (Off Peak Season)
Spring (Off Peak Season)
Children's Program Start/End Age:
With the horses in our pond, or (humans only) in our large jaccuzzi or nearby pool.
Additional Cattle Activities:
Lake fishing (trout) for everyone, or "Wild & Scenic" river fly fishing for the serious "catch & releasers."
We keep mountain bikes in the back yard for guests to use any time at no charge.
Massage Available on Ranch:
Information Technology Facilities:
WIFI & Computer available for emails.
Conventions, Meetings & Retreats
Our newly constructed Carriage House at Aspen Grove Events Center is perfect for conventions, meetings, or retreats. We can accommodate up to 65 people comfortably and offer a variety of packages from venue rental to all-inclusive food and beverage.
24 overnight guests, 65 day guests for meetings/etc.
Please Call Ranch
Our wedding venue, Aspen Grove at Sundance Trail Ranch, offers a variety of packages that are sure to meet the needs of any future bride or groom looking for a smaller, casual wedding. We can host up to 65 people in our Carriage House facility. You can simply rent out the venue or let us do all the catering as well!
Our Events Manager is happy to answer any specific questions you have at (970) 692-9177.
We have an officiant on-site or you are welcome to bring in your own.
Flexible in meeting the needs of family groups - please call ranch to discuss your ideas. More details on our Family Reunions