Sylvan Dale Ranch worry free access!
October 2016: We are pleased to report that road closures for the US Highway 34 rebuilding project do not affect access to Sylvan Dale from Loveland or any points east. (Please, DO NOT use the US 34 detour!)
Visiting Sylvan Dale for the first time? Please do not use your GPS to find us, instead follow these easy directions. We look forward to your visit!
Dude Ranch Vacations – Discover your Inner Cowboy!
Come! Discover your Inner Cowboy at Sylvan Dale Ranch — the New West — a lot like the Old West, but a whole lot more comfortable! Our historic working horse and cattle ranch has been in operation since the 1920’s. A little piece of Heaven tucked on the quiet side of Eagle Ridge, on the banks of the Big Thompson River. Can’t wait to learn more about Dude Ranch Vacations? Contact us for more information or continue reading for details about our programs.
Sylvan Dale: It’s probably the best place you’ve never been!
|(ages 13+)||(ages 7-12)||(ages 3-6)|
|Spring – Low Season (5-night stays)|
|June 4-9 – Cowgirl Roundup||$1,595||NA||NA|
|June 11-16 – Dude Season Kickoff||$1,595||$1,075||$765|
|Summer – High Season (6-night stays)|
|June 25 – July 1||$2,295||$1,545||$1,055|
|July 2-8 – Cattle Drive||$2,295||$1,545||$1,055|
|July 9-15 – Cattle Drive||$2,295||$1,545||$1,055|
|July 16-22 – Native American Living History at Heart J Center||$2,475||$1,725||$1,055|
|July 30-August 5||$2,295||$1,545||$1,055|
|August 6-11 – Rodeo Cowboy Week (5-night stay)||$1,900||$1,275||$875|
|August 13-19 – Great Grownup Getaway (ages 21 and up)||$2,295||NA||NA|
|Fall – Low Season (5-night stays)|
|September 17-22 – Great Grownup Getaway||$1,595||NA||NA|
|October 5-10 – Cowgirl Roundup||$1,595||NA||NA|
Activities included in all packages:
- Comfortable cabins with daily housekeeping services
- Hearty ranch-style meals
- Your own horse for your stay
- Horseback riding adventures on the trail and in the arena
- Western riding instruction
- Welcome Wagon ride
- Trap shooting
- Campfire and s’mores
- Participation in Ranch Chores
- Guided Nature Walk
- Bass fishing
- Hiking trails
- Game Courts – Tennis, Pickle Ball, Four-Square, Basketball, Shuffleboard
- Outdoor heated pool
- Volleyball and horseshoes
- Game Room – ping-pong and billiards
Add any of the following à la carte experiential activities to enhance your stay!
- White Water Rafting – $85
- Guided Fly Fishing Excursion – $135-$175 half-day
- Private Riding Instruction – $47 per class
- Massage – $55 ½ hour; $90 hour
Our morning youth program gives ages 3-12 a real bonding experience with their horse: ranch chores, horse care, trail riding, horsemanship lessons. Safety requires that children must be 7 years and older to go out on trail. Children 6 and under will enjoy lead-around-rides in the arena and a variety of outside adventures.
Experiential learning activities in the afternoon can be enjoyed as a family or under the guidance of a qualified youth counselor.
Childcare available for the younger crowd or upon request for $12/hour.
Ask about our family reunion package!
This summer is a great opportunity to experience that family gathering you have always wished for. With at least 25 good folks you can have the Ranch all to yourselves and customize a program that meets the interests and needs of your family.
We look forward to learning more about you and your dream vacation. Our lodging capacity is limited to 30 good folks, so don’t delay in getting back to us!