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Specials & Rates

Return Guests

All returning guests are eligible for 10% off all stays in 2024, including workshops! This discount is not available online, so please call 719-641-2089 or email to make your reservation or add this discount to a reservation booked online.


Overnight Stays

Just seven miles from the Great Sand Dunes National Park, the Zapata Ranch is an ideal location from which to explore the surrounding region, including hot springs, hiking trails, Zapata Falls, and the nearby national park.

Overnight stays include breakfast and dinner, served on our patio.

Please note that no ranch activities are included and cannot be added a la carte, except for a Bison Tour in a ranch vehicle.

These rates are only available 30 days prior to arrival date.

Double occupancy rates start at $325 per night.

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Zapata Ranch Vacations

Escape to nature and immerse yourself fully into the Zapata Ranch’s spectacular setting adjacent to the Great Sand Dunes National Park and the Sangre de Cristo Mountains. Our knowledgeable wranglers will guide you on your fully customized experience of the ranch, riding in the Dunes or amongst the conservation bison herd. Enjoy delicious, locally sourced meals prepared by our talented chef team.

These packages require a three-night minimum from March – October.

Our all-inclusive pricing starts at $550 per person per night.

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Chico Basin Ranch Vacations

A visit to the Chico is for those who want to experience how ranching was done one hundred years ago. Come explore our 80,000-acre cattle ranch and work alongside our crew to implement our rotational grazing program. You’ll learn about the day-to-day life of authentic ranching, gather huge herds of cattle, and see a wide diversity of prairie wildlife such as pronghorn, coyotes, porcupines, hawks, and deer.

Our all-inclusive pricing starts at $470 per person per night.

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Paintrock Canyon Ranch Vacations

During a Ranch Vacation at the Paintrock Canyon Ranch, you’ll ride amongst all the varying and breathtaking landscapes the ranch has to offer - from the red sandstone hills to the lush green meadows where the cattle are grazed, or along the Paintrock Creek into the vast canyon. Learn about the rich geological and cultural history of the ranch and enjoy chef-curated meals set against the stunning backdrop of the creek. 

These five-night packages run from May through early July and all-inclusive pricing starts at $790 per person per night. 

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Paintrock Canyon Pack Trips

A Pack Trip at the Paintrock Canyon Ranch gives you the opportunity to ride from the ranch deep into the Bighorn National Forest, traveling on horseback with all of your belongings on the pack horses. Spend your days riding and hiking endless miles of trails, fishing in the bountiful creeks, and relaxing at mountain camp alongside the grazing horses. Enjoy elevated camping meals prepared by a personal chef.

These seven-night packages run from August through early September and all-inclusive pricing starts at $600 per person per night.

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