Let's Ride
Perry and Lynne

Horseback adventures on your Colorado vacation!

Guided Trail rides near Mesa Verde National Park. Horse drawn carriage and wagon rides. Breakfast and Dinner rides. An authentic Rocky Mountain cowboy vacation experience!


Looking for other things to do in the Durango / Southwest Colorado Area? Here is a list of our favorites:


Alpacka Raft

Our packrafts are light, rugged, hand-built boats. Whether used for fishing a remote alpine lake, descending a famed backcountry river, or just exploring a little wetland on the side of the road, they make the joy and discover of wilderness boating accessible. We build them to be fun, and to last – all the way from the “back 40” to Antarctica.

Canyon of the Ancients Guest Ranch

Located in scenic McElmo Canyon, the ranch is centrally located for all kinds of sight-seeing in the Four Corners area. Available accommodations include cottages, a stone house, and teepees. 970-565-4288

Enchanted Mesa Motel

The history of Enchanted Mesa Motel is one of service, friendship, and respect. We are family owned and managed, providing Mancos, CO clean comfortable rooms.

Flagstone Meadows Ranch Bed and Breakfast

Secluded 40 acre mountain retreat with commanding views. Northwest of Mancos, Colorado. 10 minutes from Mesa Verde. Rooms with private baths and queen beds. Hot tub, sauna, billiards. Family reunions and weddings.
1-888-847-2624 or (970) 533-9838

Sundance Bear Lodge

Return to Sundance Bear after a day of horseback riding or other adventures to relax in the comfort of the lodge living room, soak in the hot tub, hike the canyon or snooze in the hammock. Rooms for 1 to 20 in the lodge, log cabin, and guest house (or tipi for the adventuresome), all on 80+ acres.
38890 Hwy 184, Box 1045, Mancos, Colorado 81328
1-866-529-2490 or (970) 533-1504

Mancos Valley Chamber

Explore the rest of the Mancos Valley adventure

La Plata Mountains Cabin

You can rent this private log cabin nestled on three forested acres at an elevation of 7820 feet just five miles from Mancos, Colorado. Three-night minimum stay.
Call 970-769-0694

Mesa Verde RV Park

NOW OPEN ALL YEAR! Impeccably clean, big pull-thrus, headed pool, spas, Pet-sitting, shower, laundry, escorted to sites, wireless high-speed satellite internet. While at Mesa Verde RV Resort you’ll find yourself a mere 1/2 of a mile away from the Mesa Verde National Park on Highway 160, which was recently voted by National Geographic as one of the top ten places to travel in the world! Situated in the Four Corners of Arizona, Colorado, Utah and New Mexico, Mesa Verde offers unparalleled landscape as well as some of the best preserved archeological sites in the United States.

Willowtail Springs Cabins and Lodge

Nestled on 40 acres, 10 minutes from Mesa Verde National Park.  Three antique-furnished cabins w/kitchens and fireplaces, surrounded by gardens, woods, streams. Canoe or rowboat on the bass-filled lake; great views of mountains.
(970)533-7592 or 1-800-698-0603

A&A Mesa Verde RV Park-Campground

A family campground on 30+ acres across from Mesa Verde. Convenient camping for tenters, popups, groups and big rigs. Pool, rec hall, mini-golf and more.

Mountain Trail Rides Directory

There are over 50 beautiful states that you can pick to go on a trailride.

Adventure Travil Tips

For worldwide travel opportunities.

San Juan Bible Camp

Youth summer camps for grades 2-12
Family Camps
Rental Groups

Mountain Trail Rides for Families

Your guide to backcountry family vacations fun and outings. Summer and Winter activities for the entire Family. Trailrides, Camping, Horseback Rides, Lodging, Hiking, Fishing, Rafting.