Vista Verde Ranch, Luxury Guest Ranch
Vista Verde Ranch, Colorado Luxury Ranch
Vista Verde Ranch Luxury Colorado Resort
Vista Verde Ranch, Colorado Luxury Ranch
Fun Facts
Vista Verde Ranch, Colorado Luxury Ranch
Vista Verde Ranch, Colorado Luxury Ranch

Fun Facts

Fun Facts about our Colorado Dude Ranch

Animal Population: Over 100 horses, including Morris the miniature horse and 4 Percherons. In the winter, they consume more than 250 tons of hay. 4 dogs and 4 cats round out the animal herd.

Furniture: Many cabin furnishings built from ranch wood by Bill Backer, who also heads up our maintenance.

Firewood Used: 896 cubic feet per year

Most Unusual Photo Shoot: A Denver Broncos Cheerleader calendar

Oldest Cabin: The Homestead, built in 1936. The Homestead has hosted 6 weddings and at least 2 marriage proposals since 2002.

Most Unusual Guest Gift: A case of frozen Chicago stuffed pizza sent to staff as a thank you.

Guest Job Offers to Staff: Frequent, including pharmaceutical sales, engineer and equine veterinary supply sales.

Most Frequent Visitors: A family from Tucson, AZ has been to Vista Verde 21 times and is planning another visit.

Favorite Guest Perk: 10th visit free

Most Visits per Year: A couple from San Diego, CA, who visited the ranch four times in one year.

Longest Distance Guest: Singapore

Shortest Distance Guest: Steamboat Springs

Staff Marriages: Average 1 per year