Home Ranch Accolades

Home Ranch is in the News again! Travel & Leisure Magazine included us in the nominations for the “World’s Best List for Colorado Hotels 2018“.  Votes were final in March.  Results will be available in their August issue. Stay tuned! WK Blog Real Estate gave Home Ranch a big mention as one of “6 Must-Visit Luxury Lodging Destinations in Colorado!”  Take a look at the article. in their “Amazing Wellness Retreats for the Culturally Adventurous Traveler” Food and Wine.com gave us a boost with 18 Hotels with Amazing Mini Bars“ in February.“…….every midnight munchies craving can be satisfied with the fully-stocked minibar, … Continued

Kick off your Summer with Clint Weaver

What better way to start the summer season than to spend a week focusing on improving your horsemanship This year we are excited to have accomplished horseman Clint Weaver and his family join us to facilitate a week of fun learning with horses June 5 – 8, 2018. Time spent focusing on fundamentals will be balanced with plenty of trail riding, cow working and exploring, as we apply what we have learned. Clint enjoys working with diverse groups, with a wide range of riding abilities, and approaches each horse and rider as an individual with their own needs and abilities. Clint … Continued

Spring in to Riding Season

In late March it can be hard to tell if it is Spring or Winter above 7,000 feet. Luckily our indoor arena allows us to ignore the elements as needed, so we can prepare our horses for the coming season. There are abundant opportunities for learning and Hands on Horsemanship for both experienced and aspiring horse people, as we work with young horses and help our more seasoned horses readjust from their winter rest to spring on the ranch. Mix in more typical snow activities of skiing, snow shoeing and sledding for a truly unique springtime experience. Join our wranglers … Continued

MSN says The Home Ranch is a Spring Break Destination

The Home Ranch is a destination according to MSN.com! They did a round-up of great spring break destinations and put us in the mix. Sunshine and snow, horses, tubing, and dog-sledding, they covered some of the best things you’ll find during March in the mountains of Colorado. Check it out! And take a look at what other writers, bloggers and reviewers have to say about The Home Ranch on our “In the News “page.     Share this:

Robert Redford and Jane Fonda Film to Feature Songs by the Moons

  Michael Moon is a busy Ranch Manager for The Home Ranch in little old Clark, Colorado.  Just working hard, training horses, running irrigation ditches, fixing fence, working with guests.  He also sings and plays guitar at the guest campfire and for the weekly Saturday night barn dance.  Wife Dawn is part of the Home Ranch Horticulture Team and she sings with Michael at the Barn Dances. Somehow the Moons find time to write and record their own songs. It’s a full and rich life.  Not to mention the Moons have five kids! Then a previous guest who loves the … Continued

Home Ranch Yoga and Hoses Hits The New York Times

NY Times article on Yoga at Home Ranch

Home Ranch Yoga in the News An article in the New York Times Travel Section  by writer Elaine Glusac talks about Yoga leaving “the studio as traveling yogis hit the road, guiding practice before more exotic backdrops on rivers, at full moon celebrations and in the great outdoors.” It goes on to compare a number of different programs around the world.   Then it says, “Yoga with goats has led a critter craze to classes with cats, dogs and rabbits. But the coming women-only yoga and horses program at the Home Ranch in Clark, Colo., advocates twice-daily yoga sessions as a … Continued

Poncho The Home Ranch Burro Celebrated 35 Years

8/26/17 Poncho is usually the first critter you see when you drive into The Home Ranch.  He has the run of the place and he’s a favorite, even though he is a bit like Eeyore from Winnie the Pooh. He’s been acting as gatekeeper and welcome wagon to Home Ranch guests for years.  On August 26th we helped him celebrate his 35th birthday.  Ranch Manager and Wrangler, Michael Moon, even wrote a song in honor of the occasion.  Poncho wasn’t totally thrilled with his birthday hat but he decided his Birthday Carrot Cake was alright. Poncho’s buddy and horse companion … Continued

Each Week a Home Ranch Celebration in 2017

The Home Ranch has seven glorious WEEKS planned this summer and fall; a birthday celebration for our 35-year old Burro, Poncho, Bikes and Brews Whiskey and Fishing, Colorado Mountain Harvest Week, Horsemanship Week with Curt Pate, Cattle Round Up, or Women’s Yoga and Horses. Don’t miss out on Seven Glorious Weeks at the Home Ranch!   Share this:

The Home Ranch Round-Up 2017 – Results

It was a perfect day for a ski race. We would like to thank everyone that joined us for the Second Annual Home Ranch Round-Up.                                             Find the full results here. We look forward to having you join us again in 2018.   Thank you to our 2017 sponsors. Share this:

At Home in the West

                                                   January 2017 Dear Friends and Family, When a place is called ‘home’, it immediately brings to mind families and generations and traditions. Over the Christmas and New Year’s holidays, we have joyfully welcomed so many families back to the ranch, those returning to continue their longstanding traditions–along with those arriving for the first time. It is serendipitous to welcome guests back after quite some time, including those who first arrived long ago as children when their parents … Continued