Take Mom on an Equestrian Adventure in Colorado For Mother’s Day

Special Mother’s Day Packages Start At Just $130 Per Person

DENVER (April 17, 2007) – Flowers are nice, but this Mother’s Day treat mom to the ultimate getaway. Whether it’s a pampering spa escape or an equestrian adventure, Colorado offers a number of creative Mother’s Day travel packages. Following is a selection of Mother’s Day packages offered throughout Colorado. For more information call 1-800-COLORADO or visit www.COLORADO.com.

-Mind, Body and Horse:
From May 25-29, mothers and daughters can enjoy some quality time together at The Home Ranch in Clark, Colorado for five days of yoga and horseback riding. The Holistic Mother’s Day package includes yoga sessions with equestrian yoga expert Janice Baxter, horseback riding lessons with cowgirl Tammy Pate, four nights’ accommodations, all meals, and horseback riding. Rates start at $1,300 per person, plus tax. (970-879-1780; www.homeranch.com)

-All “Fore” Pampering:
The Vail Cascade Resort and Spa is offering a two night package through May 31, complete with two rounds of golf at one of Vail Valley’s finest golf courses and two spa treatments at the Aria Spa and Club. Rates start at $244 per person. All reservations for this package may only be booked by Par Vail at 877-PAR-VAIL; www.vailcascade.com)

-Mother’s Day at the Grande Dame of the Rockies:
The Broadmoor Hotel in Colorado Springs offers a Mother’s Day package from May 11-14, which includes a $50 spa gift certificate, one hour bike or paddleboat rental, complimentary tickets to the Broadmoor movie theater, and a 50% discount on tickets to the Cheyenne Mountain Zoo. Rates start at $130 per person, per night. (800-634-7711; www.broadmoor.com)

-Hot Spring Retreat:
Allow her to soak away the everyday stress at the Springs Resort in the heart of Pagosa Springs, Colorado. The Springs Resort is offering a Mother’s Day package that includes two nights lodging, a one-hour spa treatment, half hour manicure and pedicure, gift basket with hand made mineral soaps, unlimited 24-hour access to 18 mineral pools, and a gift certificate to JJ’s Restaurant. Rates start at $253 per person, double occupancy. (800-225-0934; www.pagosasprings.com)

-Mom Overboard:
Take a break from the everyday and battle the river rapids at the spectacular Glenwood Canyon on the Colorado River. Mom’s raft for the entire month of May for FREE when a family of three or more enjoys a half day rafting trip. Ticket prices are $47 for adults and $35 for children. (800-993-7238; www.coloradowhitewaterrafting.com)

For complete information on planning your vacation to Colorado, including lodging, attractions and activities, logon to www.COLORADO.com or call 800-COLORADO for a free official state vacation guide.

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