Current Specials

Current Articles | RSS Feed RSS Feed

Multi-Generational Vacations - Grandparents Special

Book before February 15th, 2012 for big savings!

describe the image

5% Discount specifically for Grandparents traveling with Grandchildren! 

cooper in chinks

Visit our blog for more detail!

Go faster Gma!

See you at Wilderness Trails Ranch, memories that last generations!


Durango's BEST! Get Away Without Going Away!

Have you ever wanted to stay at one the Greatest Ranches Out West?...

describe the image

Keep watching our website for news of 2012, full of surprises and fun!

Book by December 31st, 2011 for the Best Rates! Call today!

 Kids vacation"WTR FRIENDS WEEK" 


CALL US! 800-527-2624! 

We are always thinking about the many friends we have made over the last 42 years. 


Family weeks start June 12th and continue through August 27th and adults only weeks are June 5th through the 11th and September. 

There is just something about kids and horses that go together.  Generations of children have returned again and again.  Share WTR with your child or grandchild!  A memory that lasts a lifetime!

It's not just about horses, it is about FUN!  Ask a return guest.

Returning Guests...

that book an all inclusive full week stay will receive a complimentary numbered print of the Ranch by "Turning Bear".  For all our friends that have stayed with us over the years, we want to say thank you!

The Best of the West!

Did you know Durango was voted one of the top 10 western towns by True West Magazine in January 2011? So in celebration of this we have put together a package, " The Best of the West" - Ride the Durango Train, Stay at the Famous Strater Hotel, and then make your way to Wilderness Trails for a full all inclusive week of fun!

The package runs from Saturday to Saturday!  All transportation to and from the Durango airport (DRO) can be arranged. 

Come be a cowboy or cowgirl with us.  It will be the best week of your year!

Call Us for Details and Advance Reservations!

"Turning Bear"

For all our friends or returning guests; we are giving you a complimentary numbered print by "Turning Bear", when you book a full weeks stay at the ranch! A gorgeous piece of art! Additional prints are available in the trading post.

Kids Stay Free is back!
Current January specials include Kids stay free on select weeks, check our rates and reservations page for details!

Gift certificates: a clear choice for loved ones who love horses!

If you or someone you know is considering a dude and guest ranch vacation, give them the gift of a lifetime.  Gift certificates can be used throughout the 2011 season.  Booking dates do not need to be confirmed prior to purchasing the gift certificate, however booking is subject to availability.

Grandchildren are precious!

As Grandparents ourselves, we at WTR recognise the benefit and value of having children at the ranch! 

We want every grandparent to have the opportunity to share a ranch experience with thier grandchildren!  Bond with your grandchild while enjoying "the cowboy way of life" including amazing horseback riding adventures and true western hospitality! 

This is why we are offering a discount and special gift box for all grandparents booking a trip specifically as a Christmas gift! 

We will send you a gift certificate worth $500 off a three bedroom cabin suite or $400 off a two bedroom ponderosa cabin. 

We call this our Grand Gift Certificate! Book the best rates by paying a deposit of $800 per person for a six nights all inclusive package in December 2010, and then turn in your gift certificate when you check in and are paying the balance due. 

Two bedroom ponderosa cabins sleep four people and three bedroom cabin suites sleep up to six people. 

We hear all the time, this was "best vacation ever" or "we had the experience of a lifetime"!

Photography Workshops

Beginning and intermediate level workshops available and taught by Rob Stokes, past guest, friend and now ranch photographer throughout June 2010! 

Beginning level - how to get the most out of your camera, bring your own camera, tripod and accessories.  (tripod and accessories not required but suggested)            

Intermediate level - Nature photography workshop.  Capture spectacular images of wildlife and scenery.

A maximum of six people per workshop is accepted, so please sign up early!  The photography workshops are not included in your all inclusive rate paid, however is a nominal charge.

Astronomy Nights

Take advantage of the most pristine skies in the country!  High altitude, low humidity and being far away from the city lights all combine to bring you views you will not forget!  Learn the basics of astronomy and discover planets, galaxies, nebula and stars through various types of telescopes.

All Posts

More News:

Book before February 15th , 2012 for big savings! 5% Discount specifically for...Read More
Have you ever wanted to stay at one the Greatest Ranches Out West?... Keep watching our...Read More

Make A ReservationWatch Our VideosQuestions

Notes & Quotes

Follow Me