Affordable Dude Ranch Vacations

June 14th, 2013 by insideout

Are looking to take your family on the vacation of a lifetime this summer – but the budget is tight? We may have a solution for you. Two weeks this summer, we will offer two-for-one prices. The first week, August 10 – 17, bring two children age nine and under to 4UR Ranch and only … Read More

The Buildings of 4UR Ranch, Part II

May 24th, 2013 by insideout

In our last blog, we wrote on some of the buildings you can expect to see when arriving for your dude ranch vacation at 4UR. We continue this week with some of the older and more rustic spaces on the ranch. The Barn: A lot of the magic of 4UR is nurtured inside this building. … Read More

The Buildings of 4UR Ranch

May 7th, 2013 by insideout

We have a variety of beautiful buildings on the ranch. Some are historic, others newly renovated. Some are public, others are private. Here’s the rundown on the buildings of 4UR: The Leavell Family Home. As you enter the Guest Ranch, there is a large home on the left, with a smallish granny unit and garage … Read More

Adults Only Dates 2013

April 26th, 2013 by insideout

We are a very family friendly guest ranch, however, everyone needs to have some time just for the ‘grownups.’ That’s why every year we pick a few weeks of the summer for “Adults Only” at the dude ranch. This year, the dates are: August 17-23; 24-30 and August 31-7, which is also a “two for … Read More

4UR: Colorado’s Luxury Dude Ranch

April 8th, 2013 by insideout

Earlier this year, we posed the question, What makes 4UR a luxury dude ranch? Our initial answers included the fine cuisine and natural hot springs on the property. In this post, we continue to identify what makes 4UR Ranch not only one of the best dude ranches in Colorado, but one of the best nationwide. … Read More

Our Dude Ranch gets Rave Reviews

March 23rd, 2013 by insideout

We thought for this post we would share some of the excitement, complements and photos that our fans share on our Facebook page. We invite you to also become a fan on Facebook, so you can hear about special events at the ranch, see our photos from the season and more. “My dream, if I … Read More

4UR Considered one of the Best Guest Ranches in America

March 8th, 2013 by insideout

Last May, we were featured in Denver’s 5280 magazine as one of the top six Western Guest ranches to see. As author Lindsey Koehler writes: “Take authentic ranch living, add upscale accommodations, chef-prepared cuisine, and countless outdoor activities and adventures, and you’ve got the makings of a Western guest ranch. Escape to one of these … Read More

Dinner Reservations Are Available!

February 24th, 2013 by insideout

Did you know that even if you are not staying at 4UR Ranch as a Dude Ranch guest, you can still stop by the ranch for the day? That’s right, we do open our beautiful lodge to folks wanting to stop by for a glass of wine and dinner. Here is just a small sample … Read More

Specials and Events this Summer at 4UR Guest Ranch

February 9th, 2013 by insideout

There are a couple special weeks taking place this summer which still have availability, so if you are interested in booking a stay at at our luxury guest ranch, make sure to contact us as soon as possible!    (719.658.2202) The Stephen Quiller Painting Workshop

What Makes 4UR a Luxury Guest Ranch?

January 26th, 2013 by insideout

Our ranch as more than just a ‘dude ranch.’ We offer a luxury experience here at 4UR. We’d like to describe some aspects of our ranch vacations that make us a luxury option. Gourmet Cuisine Whether you are out on the trail for the steak ride or inside the dining room at our lodge, the … Read More

Another new member of the 4UR Ranch Family!

January 9th, 2013 by insideout

4UR Ranch is not just a place for dude ranch vacations, although we do those very well! We also treasure the land our ranch rests upon and consider it a pleasure and an honor to be stewards of this place. We couldn’t manage our ranch very well without our property foreman, Kyle Michaels. Kyle came to … Read More

4UR Ranch: A Rugged Colorado Vacation Destination

December 29th, 2012 by insideout

The 4UR Ranch is not just some pony corral off the highway. Our property is deep inside the Rio Grande National Forest, at almost 9000 ft. altitude. We are surrounded on all sides by unspoiled natural beauty that has barley felt the impact of man. Although the area was well known for mining at one … Read More