Looking to board your horse in Colorado? Terrain is diverse with rugged mountains, vast plains, desert lands, desert canyons and mesas. Expect turn-out in rocky, dry terrain and typically no shelters. Small paddocks with run-in shelters are most common for boarders.
Considerations for boarding your horse in Colorado: Hay found here is Alfalfa, native grass (Big Bluestem, Arizona fescue, Indian grass), Timothy and Orchard. Weather and Wildlife in Colorado: You can expect about 300 days of sunshine with sometimes over 300" of snow in the mountains. An average of 16.5 inches of rain (8" at lower elevations and 23" at higher elevations) low humidity.