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Rainbow Trout Ranch

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1484 FDR 250, P.O. Box 458, Antonito, CO 81120
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Where do I even begin to write this review? My trip to Rainbow Trout Ranch fulfilled so many dreams for me that I have tears in my eyes as I write this. You see, I grew up in the 70's on Gunsmoke, Bonanza, Little House on the Prairie and the Black Stallion book series. I was fascinated by everything that... More 

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Thank Kim H
Tampa, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Way beyond my expectations, the pictures don't capture the beauty of this place. The staff was so nice and helpful. I haven't experienced anything like this in my life. The absolute best vacation ever. My daughter had a smile on her face the entire we week. She made several friends and now emailing them. Myself and two other families signed... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Such a wonderful vacation! We LOVED our time at the ranch and can't wait to return. Excellent experience for the whole family! Clean rooms, great food, awesome wranglers and staff, and good old family fun. The owners make you feel like family staying in their home. WE LOVED IT!

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Thank Smyer678
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Where do I start? This was hands down the best vacation my family has taken. We have traveled all over the world and we can't think of going anywhere else next summer for vacation. From the minute you arrive, the Van Berkum family treats you like family. The cabins are rustic, very clean, and the beds are very comfortable. The... More 

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Thank Amanda J
Denver, Colorado
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband and I decided to make a last minute getaway trip to Rainbow Trout Ranch and enjoyed everything about the ranch and the staff. We were greeted by Linda in the main Lodge who's smile is contagious and her welcome was needed after our drive from Denver. She told us all about the main lodge, the history of the... More 

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2 Thank Nicole H
Cypress, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

​Rainbow Trout Ranch goes well beyond beyond the average dude ranch vacation. The meals are top notch - homemade, one of a kind recipes and smiling, happy service. The teen and kid programs are fun and very interactive. My brother and I were part of the teen program, and we had a blast. Our counselor was awesome, we played lots... More 

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1 Thank txgirl2018
Leawood, Kansas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Growing up in the midwest, when we would drive past livestock and 'that odor' would filter into the car, my father would say, "That's the smell of money." A similar scent mixes with pine in the crisp mountain air at The Rainbow Trout Ranch. Our family just spent a week at this magical place. The ranch is owned/operated by the... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2016

It's only been a couple days since we left the Rainbow Trout Ranch, but we already miss it greatly. We were a large family group of 15 that mostly road horses but also did a fair bit of hiking and fishing as well. The food was fantastic and the cabins were wonderful as well. The main event is definitely the... More 

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2 Thank Zack G
Houston, Texas
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2016

RTR was our first dude ranch experience and the best family trip we have ever taken. The riding program was superb. The scenery is some of the best in Colorado. The owners and staff are wonderful. We also enjoyed the evening events in the lodge and the meals. We are booked to return again this year!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2016 via mobile

From Arriving ..we felt so welcome. All the staff...the food...the horse riding...the fishing....the dancing..... The cabins.... The rangers were so helpful and new which horse to match with your riding ability. Nothing to complain about at all! Will we return...YES!!!!!!

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Free Internet
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Free Breakfast
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Hot Tub
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Family Rooms
Internet
  • Free Internet
Services
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Free Parking
  • Airport Transportation
  • Free Breakfast
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Spectacular guest ranch set at 9000' in the southern Colorado Rockies. Superb riding and fishing, fun kids' and teen programs, evening activities, trapshooting and more. The adventure of a lifetime. Share our special brand of western hospitality and see why folks keep coming back for more! Member of all accredited associations, Horse Safety certified. Top Ten Dude Ranch. Signature Ranch. All-inclusive, and exclusive. Wonderful experience in every way. Come share it with us! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Rainbow Trout Ranch

Address: 1484 FDR 250, P.O. Box 458, Antonito, CO 81120
Location: United States > Colorado > Antonito
Price Range: $1,400 - $1,800 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 16
Also Known As:
Rainbow Trout Ranch Hotel Antonito
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