Steamboat Pilot-Lodwick Challenge

Steamboat Springs — Dennis Lodwick offered a little race strategy at The Home Ranch on Sunday morning. Figuring that if anyone knows how to get the best of Lodwick’s son, Todd, in a cross-country ski race, it would be the old man, so I slipped Dennis a $5 bill and whipped out my reporter’s notebook, preparing to take detailed notes. “Start out slow, and then taper off,” Dennis whispered in my ear. Click for Full Arcticle February 15, 2011 Share this:

The Home Ranch – On my bucket list for horse vacations!

I like to think of myself as a “City-Cowgirl”. I love the country lifestyle and everything that comes with it, but I also enjoy the finer things in life. I believe there’s a way to incorporate both and you should! For example, just the other day I was out riding horses in the rain and spent the night dining at a trendy sushi spot. This is who I am and who I want to stay.  Click For Full Article -HorsePedia Share this:

A Taste of Routt County

The Home Ranch Chefs to sign new cookbooks in Steamboat Steamboat Springs — For 21 years, The Home Ranch Executive Chef Clyde Nelson has been tucked away at the ranch in Clark, cooking gourmet food using local ingredients. This weekend, Nelson and Chef de Cuisine Craig Singer will make an ap­­pearance in Steam­­boat Sp­­rings to sign copies of two new cookbooks that feature them and Routt County-inspired recipes. Click to Read Full Article Share this:

From Do-Si-Dos to Mussel Ice Cream

Wall Street Journal…Nov, 2 New York City really is a box of chocolates. One night you’re walking the red carpet at the Met, the next, diving in the pool at Le Bain. Or, in this reporter’s case, one night, you’re jumping out of the way of square dancers in midtown; the next, trying, unsuccessfully, to avoid tasting Icelandic cuisine.First, the square dancing. Johnny Fisher is supposedly the No. 1 square-dance caller in all of Colorado. “Well, there aren’t many of us any more,” Mr. Fisher said the other night. Full Article: Share this:

Yoga Cowgirls-Mary Janes Farm Magazine

Let me introduce you to my friend, Jennifer Denison. Raised a Colorado country girl, Jennifer has owned horses all of her teenage and adult life. She now has Quarter Horses and a Paint, whichshe uses for trail riding and tending cattle. Horses are not only a hobby for Jennifer, but also herprofession. A senior editor and the cowboy culture editor at Western Horseman magazine, Jenniferhas made a living for more than 12 years photographing and writing about horses and the peoplewho ride them. She co-authored two horse-related books, Bringing Up Baby and BackcountryBasics. Jennifer and her ranch-raised husband, Robert, live in … Continued

New York City-Dude Ranch Style

    When we proposed a square Dance on 5th Avenue in New York City, the idea seemed, shall we say “risky.”  But the truth of the matter is that the New York State of Mind absolutely eats it up!   The Culinary team from the Home Ranch joined up with General Manager Johnny Fisher and owners Steve and Ann Stranahan to bring a unique experience to downtown New York City. As Johnny called the square dance, press writers and former Home Ranch guests spanning the country joined in to accompany those that braved the dance floor with rhythmic clapping and … Continued

Steve and Ann Stranahan and The Upper Elk River Valley Compact

The Preservation Program That’s Become  a Trend In Colorado In the early 1990’s we began to be seriously concerned about the growth of unregulated development closing in on the Elk River Valley.  With the help of our neighbors, John and Jay Fetcher, we brought our ranching neighbors together to talk about preserving the agricultural culture and landscape of this beautiful valley. Our combined efforts resulted in the Upper Elk River Valley Compact, a unique achievement in the conservation of American ranch lands. Share this:

The Home Ranch in the Media

 The Home Ranch has been in the media a few times over the years.  Below you will find links to some of our articles.  Americas Horse Jan-Feb 2010 Forbes Life, March 2009 Trailblazer, February 2009 Encompass, January 2009 Travelgirl December 08/January 09 Healing Lifestyles & Spas, September/October 2008 Trader Monthly, September 2008 skirt!, August 2008 Ski Magazine, November 2008 Share this:

Press Contacts for The Home Ranch

Thank you for checking out our media room.  The Home Ranch PR staff welcomes the opportunity to work with you.  We are available to provide photos, story ideas, press visits, interviews and more.  You may also look through our press kit for more ideas.  Please don’t hesistate to give us a call or drop us an email for any additional information. Selina Heintz The Home Ranch PO Box 822 Clark, CO 80428 970-879-1780 phone 970-879-1795 fax info@homeranch.com Jens Werner Peeples Ink 12 Vail Rd., Ste. 400 Vail, CO  81657 970-845-8525 x 20 phone 970-845-8430 fax 970-471-3738 cell jens@peeplesink.com Share this:

Home Ranch Press Kit

Below are pdfs of our press kit.  Please let us know if we can provide you with any additional information or photograpy. Letter to Journalist General Information Home Ranch History Fact Sheet Bios on Staff Winter Activities Summer Activities Recipe of Wild Rice Salad Letter to Home from Home Ranch Journal Entry of Dude Ranch Guest Share this: