Articles Tagged 'Dude Ranches'

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Montana’s “Secret Season” Vacation Travel Ideas

Late August and early September are one of the best times to visit the Whitefish area and Glacier Country in Montana. Days from the beginning of August through the middle of September are a comfortable 70-85 degrees with nights cooling off into the 50’s. The crowds thin out in Glacier Nation...

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Cattle Drives, Cowgirl Up and More at Bar W Guest Ranch in Montana

If your idea of a satisfying ranch vacation includes driving cattle across vast expanses in the American West, playing cowgirl with your girlfriends or learning new skills related to riding, painting, photography, yoga or something else, you are not alone. According to the annual travel industry f...

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Five Reasons to Visit Montana’s Bar W Guest Ranch This Summer

From one of America’s premiere national parks to charming Whitefish to kid-friendly fun, there are lots of reasons to head to the Bar W Guest Ranch for a Montana dude ranch vacation this summer. Here are five of the top reasons to go West, saddle up and be ready for adventure. ...

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Historic Rancho de la Osa Guest Ranch Re-Opens Feb 1st

Several years ago, we had the opportunity to visit Rancho de la Osa and film there for Equitrekking, our Emmy-winning series on PBS and networks around the world. This three hundred year old, hacienda style ranch in the high Sonoran desert has a rich history and beautiful architecture. Located on ...

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Teton Views at Gros Ventre River Ranch in Jackson Hole

Family owned Gros Ventre River Ranch boasts some of the most stunning views of any ranch I’ve visited to date. Sitting in the western themed, well-appointed main lodge, guests stare up at the Tetons, while feasting on really good cuisine, and once in the saddle, the views get even better. ...

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4 Great Dude Ranch Videos

There's nothing like the power of video to truly take you to a destination. We've been filming ranches for the past decade for Equitrekking and love riding and filming at USA ranches. We scoured the web to find some of the top ranch videos to take you to places you may like to visit during...

Equestrian Travel Articles

Working Cattle Ranch for Families with Kids Age Seventeen Plus

This Colorado cattle ranch is a top pick for families with children ages seventeen and over, regardless of their horse background!  by Kristin Shawd As your kids grow into adulthood (17 to early 20s) their individual interests begin to branch off into new and different directions. As...

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Meet Your Host- White Stallion Ranch in Arizona

Meet the True Family, Russell and Laura, Michael and Kristin, Steven and Alice, and David, longtime owners of White Stallion Ranch in Tucson, Arizona! Situated on the northwest side of Tucson, White Stallion Ranch is well-located and great for a variety of travelers. The ranch is easily accessib...

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Special Events This Summer & Fall at Dude Ranches

Summer is here, which makes getting in the saddle at a dude ranch sound oh-so-good! Check out these special events happening at dude ranches across the USA and get ready to ride! The 4th of July Celebration at Rankin Ranch July 2-5. 2015 Fourth of July is a very special and patriotic time at t...

Equestrian Travel Articles

Family Vacation at Hideout Ranch in Arizona

A Georgia family travels back to Hideout Ranch on the Arizona-New Mexico border for another awesome spring break ranch vacation. by Laurie Orth Our 2014 Spring Break vacation to Hideout Ranch in southeastern Arizona, was so much more than I ever imagined – full of new experiences, new fr...