Guest Ranch An authentic dude ranch an hour from Phoenix and four hours from the Grand Canyon. Small and friendly with great riding, food and warmth.
Arizona - Guest Ranches The Horseshoe Ranch (Arizona)on Bloody Basin Road is first and foremost a 110 section working cattle ranch. Saddle up and gather, drive, rope and brand cattle, just the way it's been done on the Horseshoe Ranch for more than 100 years. Wash away each day's cowboy dirt with a hot shower, relax by the pool or under a shady tree. End each day in the comfort of your private room, tastefully decorated in Southwestern style.
Arizona - Tanque Verde Ranch The fully supervised children's program provides a fantastic ranch experience for kids ages 4 through 11!The Tanque Verde Guest Ranch is located in Arizona.
California -Hunewill Guest Ranch Hunewill Guest/Dude Ranch is located just east of Yosemite National Park in the green, mountainous Bridgeport Valley of California. The Hunewill Ranch is a family owned and operated outfit where great horseback riding is the featured attraction. You'll love riding your horse through this 26,000 acre expanse of cool lush meadow, bordered by timbered peaks. Hunewill offers you a full ranch experience, including evening activities such as talent night, family dance night, barbecues on the creek, or watching as young foals and yearlings are being gentled
Coffee Creek Guest Ranch Our ranch is 127 acres surrounded by the Trinity Alps Wilderness Area in Northern California (72 miles NW of Redding above Trinity Lake), situated along Coffee Creek, an excellent trout stream! Many hiking or riding trails! Riding packages. Fall Foliage. Plenty of wildlife - bears, birds, deer, ducks and geese. In the top ten of guest ranches! Northern California's Only 3-Diamond Dude Ranch! Open all year. Weeks only during the Summer. Spring/Fall rates. Senior discounts. Sixteen cabins, most w/woodburning stoves. Meeting/Banquet facilities - 40+ Classroom, 200 Reception. Includes: Full American Plan, lodging, heated swimming pool, spa, hayrides, pond - fishing and canoeing, square/line dancing, archery/rifle range, trapshoot, gold panning, live entertainment, Youth Program -supervised activities ages 3-17, under 3 baby-sitting, tennis nearby (4 miles), deer/bear hunting in season.
Colorado Dude & Guest Ranches Whoever wrote "You can't be all things to all people," has obviously never vacationed at a Colorado Dude and Guest Ranch. In addition to horseback riding programs for all ages and ability levels, Colorado's 40 ranches feature a rich variety of unique activities, such as fly-fishing, gold panning, overnight pack trips, llama treks, square dancing, and hot-air ballooning
Guest Ranches in Arkansas One of Family Circle Magazine's "Family Resorts of the Year" 3 years in a row! Featured in travel books such as Ranch Vacations, Best Bargain Vacations in the USA and Great Vacations With Your Kids, to name a few. A variety of activities await you; topping the list are horseback riding, tennis, whirlpool spa, volleyball and softball. Nearby we have two golf courses, canoeing and World Class Trout fishing on the White and Northfork Rivers. Scott Valley Ranch in Arkansas.
Guest Ranches in Nevada At the Spur Cross Family Dude Ranch, enjoy being a cowboy, living on this operating horse and cattle ranch without telephone or electricity. Power supplied by generator. Participate in cattle drives, roundups, calf branding, overnight camp trips. Visit operating gold mines nearby; casino activity is available in Winnemucca
Guest Ranch in New Mexico The Hartley Family invites you to experience and enjoy our working dude ranch, nestled in the breathtaking beauty of New Mexico. Explore 200 miles of trails that circle the rims of red-rock canyons and wind through forests of juniper, oak and pine by horseback or ATV
Introduction to Farm and Ranch Vacations Try a relaxing vacation down on the farm or kick up your heels at a dude ranch. A great idea if you want to go, have fun, pay for it in advance, and then just enjoy! In this area you will find listings around the United States and Canada for both. Happy Trails!
Kid-Friendly Farms: S.D. to Canada KID-FRIENDLY FARMS! Part Two includes South Dakota through Canada. Here's your chance to get away and be part of a family farm for a little while. Notice many must put limits on the ages of children, for the safety of all. And remind the kids that these are working farms, not animal theme parks-everyone will thank you, and you'll probably be back to "your farm."
Vista Verde Guest Ranch & Ski Touring The Vista Verde in Colorado, is a dude and guest ranch and by definition provides an inclusive package price for all meals, accommodations and activities. However, it sets itself apart in that while the experience and setting are authentically "western," its feel is more upscale in terms of its horse program (for all ages), an opportunity to participate with (or without) children and have the ability to tailor a vacation to individual needs (plus ski touring).