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    Along for the Ride

    [caption id="attachment_928" align="alignright" width="200"] Throwing tomahawks on dude ranch family vacation[/caption] December 2007:  The Denver Post Kyle Wagner, Travel Editor Along for the Ride “It’s also about people” Spend enough time at dude ranches, and you come to realize that as much as the food …

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  • Happy Annie

    Dude Ranch: A Different Kind of Vacation Idea

    Carolina Forest Chronicle 7/31/08 By Rod Gragg Return visits are not unusual for dude ranch guests. Lots of guest ranches have incredible return rates. People come back year after year. Return guests tend to have preferred cabins, favorite horses and cherished routines. That’s the tradition …

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    Ranch Life – Dude Ranches Offer a Uniquely American Escape

    Ranch Life – Dude Ranches Offer a Uniquely American Escape, and give Meeting-goers a Taste of the Old WestMeetings West Magazine, August 2001 by Christine Brenneman The need to breathe fresh air and get away from it all at a rustic, Old West-style dude ranch …

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    Guest Ranch Roundup

    American Cowboy, January/February 2002 by Debra Bokur Set along the border of Roosevelt National Forest, the Sundance Trail Guest Ranch is a study in natural beauty. The landscape is rich with pines, aspens, and granite, and the authentic, Western-themed accommodations include your choice of suites …

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    Dude Ranch Dinner Bell Rings in West

    Denver Post, 8/21/03 Where can you hear the dinner bell ring from the large country front porch set against a backdrop of 140 pine and aspen covered acres bordering the Roosevelt National Forest? And, you can only hope you’re within hearing range so you can …

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  • Guest Ranch Western Adventure::Red Feather Lakes Colorado

    The Spirit of the West (Paraplegia News, April 2003)

    The Spirit of the West (Paraplegia News, April 2003) Sundance Trail Guest Ranch, located near Red Feather Lakes, Colo., is a family owned and operated guest ranch with everything you need for a true western adventure. Sundance Trail Guest Ranch has two Mobility Friendly Suites. …

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    Hey, Dude….Try a Ranch Vacation

    Amarillo Style, Norman Living, Edmond Monthly, 2/03 By Elaine Warner Sundance Trail Guest Ranch, hosts a smaller number of guests. [caption id="attachment_802" align="alignright" width="300" caption="dude ranch vacation horse and her girl"][/caption] Owners Ellen and Dan Morin have no more than seven guest families at a …

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    The New Dude ( Outside Traveler Magazine) By Tim Brooks, Family Edition 2003

    The New Dude ( Outside Traveler Magazine)[caption id="attachment_801" align="alignright" width="300" caption="dude ranch family vacation poem"][/caption] By Tim Brooks, Family Edition 2003 “ HORSES ARE AFRAID OF TWO THINGS,” Dan Morin explained, taking off his Stetson and settling himself near the huge granite fireplace in the …

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  • Family Adventure

    A piece of Rocky Mountain Heaven

    Sundance Trail Guest Ranch – “A piece of Rocky Mountain Heaven” [caption id="attachment_38" align="alignright" width="300"] Disc golf, rafting, western horseback riding[/caption] Seniors Marketplace News, October 2005 by Ron Stern, Seniors Marketplace News, October 2005 The still night was interrupted only by the sound of a …

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    Pet Friendly in the Rocky Mountains, Colorado

    Pet Friendly in the Rocky Mountains, Colorado The Pet Gazette, May/June 2006 Come and get it!! Toss your cell phone, dust off your boots and saddle up for a perfectly peaceful, dog-haven summer vacation at the Sundance Trail Guest Ranch – where kids can be …

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    Colorado and my Family By Nicholas Czar, Grade 4M October 25, 2006

    [caption id="attachment_1591" align="alignleft" width="105" caption="Bucky and Nick at the Dude Ranch"] In July 2005, I went to a dude ranch in Colorado. On the way to the dude ranch, we played a game in the car. We wanted to see who could find the first …

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  • Saturday Arena Games Dude Ranch Rodeo!

    A Dude Ranch Vacation Outdoor Adventure

    [caption id="attachment_918" align="alignright" width="300" caption="Saturday Arena Games Dude Ranch Rodeo!"][/caption] For Seniors, Families and Kids; It’s not your typical vacation! Parent News, 6/08 Ron Gragg Every year a select number of Americans ignore the lure of Disneyworld, beach condos and Caribbean cruises to spend their …

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  • Guest Ranch Campfire Song

    Dude: Sleep Under Stars or in Luxury

    [caption id="attachment_797" align="alignright" width="300" caption="Guest Ranch Campfire Song"][/caption]The Denver Post, 8/24/08 Kyle Wagner, Travel Editor Sundance Trail Guest Ranch: What Roped Us In: Laid-back and nurturing, this well-situated ranch run by two former nurses in hospice care is 140 acres of fun and casual comfort. …

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  • Carole

    Our Anniversary, June 05, 2009 by Leyla Norman

    Sundance Trail Guest Ranch in Red Feather Lakes, Colorado Published June 05, 2009 by: So, my husband and I had our anniversary coming up at the beginning of this past April. As with most other people, we really didn’t have a lot of money to …

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    Dude Ranch Delight – Dog Friendly Guest Ranches

    Dude Ranch Delight – Dog Friendly Guest Ranches BARK Magazine, July/August 2009 By Rebecca Wallick Hankering for a taste of the Old West? Want to take your canine companion along on a fun-filled and unique summer vacation? Consider a dog-friendly dude ranch. More dude ranches …

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    Reunions Magazine; No Butch Cassidy Here

    [caption id="attachment_922" align="alignright" width="300" caption="Dude Ranch Family Reunions Campfire Kids"][/caption] Reunions Magazine, November/December/January 2010 Dude ranches are ideal for family reunions. In fact, at Sundance Trail Guest Ranch in Red Feather Lakes, Colorado, a family of 20 to 24 can have exclusive use of the …

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