Summer Photography

Photography Tour Are you frustrated that your pictures aren’t turning out as well as you’d like? Do you have a new camera that you don’t understand how to use? Would you like to be able to take better nature pictures? Local photographer Carla Jones joins us weekly to help you work out the kinks, and…

Vacation Yoga

Vacation Yoga in the Rocky Mountains Whether you are new to yoga, or have a regular practice, stepping onto the mat at Vista Verde will give you a chance to stretch out sore muscles and quiet your mind. During the summer and autumn months you can take your yoga practice out into nature! Take a…

VVR&R

What to do when you’re not on the trail? There are so many opportunities for adventures on the trails and the water surrounding Vista Verde Ranch.  But, don’t forget that this is vacation, and this is a perfect place to kick back and relax!  We call that VVR&R.  Grab a good book, relax in one…

Paddleboarding

Paddleboarding in the Mountains Enjoy the mountain vistas from atop a stand up paddle board on a high alpine lake.  It can be as serene as just relaxing on the board on the lake, or you can get a full body workout while paddling from one end to the other. Whether you’re looking for a…

Hiking

Hiking in the Rocky Mountains of Colorado Vista Verde offers hikes for every interest. Your choices range from mild, wildflower walks to all-day challenging adventures above the timberline. As with all our activities, our guides will tailor the experience to your desires. Our backyard is laced with terrific hiking trails. Located in the Routt National…

Mountain Biking

Mountain Biking in Colorado For a change of pace from four legs to two wheels — Vista Verde offers a variety of mountain biking opportunities. Our guides have developed a very extensive program involving instruction in the Terrain Park as well as adventurous single track or Forest Service road rides. If you’re interested in giving…

Fly Fishing

Fly Fishing in the Rocky Mountains The crystal clear mountain water of the quiet lakes and rushing streams of Vista Verde make for some of the most serene fishing in America. Since we are small in terms of guest capacity we’re afforded the ability to cater to the specific needs and desires of our anglers. …