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Posted by Rusty Spurr on Jul 06, 2020 under ,

Here at Rusty Spurr Ranch we offer a whole load of activities to offer you the best horseback riding opportunity in all of Colorado. One of our most popular activities is the cattle drives. Now you might be wondering what a cattle drive is, let us explain it to you. A cattle drive is when cowboys an...

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Posted by Rusty Spurr on Jun 10, 2020 under , ,

Trail riding is a fun adventure, and to ensure the safety of everyone involved in the ride there are certain expectations that should be followed. The riders themselves are expected to keep at least a horse length back from the rider in front of you in case of sudden movements from the horse in fr...

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The cowboy is a symbol of American West culture and dates back more than two centuries. The traditional cowboy that we are familiar with today arose in the nineteenth century. Cowboys were important historical figures during the era of westward expansion in the United States. The origin of the cowbo...

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If you or a loved one has been to our Rusty Spurr Ranch and fell in love with horseback riding you’re not the only one! In case a trip to Summit and Grand Counties Colorado is too long of a trip for you, or you want your very own horse, this blog is dedicated to you. We are going to review the pri...

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What you decide to wear horseback riding can make or break whether you have fun or not. It's hard to enjoy the ride and the view when you are too busy trying to fix your clothes or thinking about how uncomfortable you are. The most important thing to wear is long pants. This is most important becaus...

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There are many types of trail riding horses but we have decided to showcase the four most common and most reliable horse breeds. Despite the common belief that all horses can be used in horseback and trail riding, these types are proven to be exceptional trail companions time and time again. Althoug...

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We just wanted to say how thankful we are for all of your glowing reviews. Our horseback riding ranch means so much to us and we are thrilled we could share it with you all. The experiences we provide here are made to last a lifetime and we are so glad that our ranch went above and beyond your expec...

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We love all our cowgirls and cowboys who dream of going horseback riding. For Stefanie Jones, her fantasy of being a real life cowgirl came true. Upon arriving at our very own Rusty Spurr Ranch she expresses her excitement at all the horses and how it looked like a movie scene. Whenever anyone comes...

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Every year after the weather turns we have off-season. Off-season is usually considered to be the wintertime here in Breckenridge, Colorado. Specifically, our equestrian season starts in early May and leads into the off-season starting around early October. The off-season, riding dates, and reservat...

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Although Rusty Spurr Ranch has off-trail horseback riding, we want to make everyone aware of the proper precautions to take when trail riding. We want our brother and sister riding outlets to continue to flourish with the knowledge that their trails are safe from harm. The trails that you are asked ...

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So you’ve come to the Breckenridge area of Colorado to enjoy an adventurous, scenic summer vacation in the mountains.  Most likely typical Colorado activities such as whitewater rafting and hiking are on the agenda.  Perhaps zip-lining and mountain biking as well?  But you’ve dismissed horseb...

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