Articles Tagged 'Arizona'

Sunshine, Wild Horses and My Nikon- the Salt River Wild Horses

Equestrian Travel Articles — May 29, 2016
What's the recipe for this professional horse photographer's perfect day? Take one sunny day, some wild horses, a professional horse photographer in search of a great horse photo and meet me at the lake! That's precisely what it was like for me. The Salt River wild horses did not disappoint!… Read more »

Meet Your Host- White Stallion Ranch in Arizona

Meet Your Host — October 31, 2015
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 accessible from Tucson… Read more »

Meet Your Host-Circle Z Ranch in Arizona

Meet Your Host — August 27, 2015
Located in Patagonia, Arizona, Circle Z Ranch is the oldest continually operated guest ranch in the state. Family owned and operated by Diana and Rick Nash and managed by Jennie and George Lorta, Circle Z has an endless variety of trails through private, state, and federal lands. Guests ride horses… Read more »

Visiting Hideout Ranch with an Enthusiastic Rider- When You’re Not

Equestrian Travel Articles — April 27, 2014
A mom and her teenage sons travel to Hideout Ranch on the Arizona-New Mexico border for an inspiring spring break ranch vacation. by Laurie Orth Spring break planning for myself and my teenage boys involves some deal breakers. We need two clean, comfortable rooms, one for them, and one for… Read more »

Bring Your Own Horse: Bed, Barn, and Breakfast

Equestrian Travel Articles — February 28, 2014
For riders looking for the charm of a B&B with the added bonus of exploring a new area on your own horse, here are a few options for your next weekend getaway. by Alexandra Begley California B&B's for Horse Lovers The Enchanted April Inn in Pilot Hill, California is about… Read more »

Horse Ride Teddy Roosevelt’s Trails in the American West

Equestrian Travel Articles — November 5, 2012
Explore the lands, ride the trails and gaze on same vistas President Theodore Roosevelt did as he fought to preserve the American West. By Karen Braschayko We know him as Teddy, though he greatly disliked the nickname, and he’s the reason the term “teddy bear” entered our common language. Politician… Read more »

Tanque Verde Ranch Chuckwagon Breakfast Ride

Darley's Travel Blog — July 31, 2012
A horseback ride at an Arizona dude ranch makes a chuckwagon breakfast even yummier. by Darley Newman, as published in her Trail Rider column in True West magazine. Tanque Verde Ranch’s history of bandits and cattlemen, mixed with Apache warriors, Spanish explorers and gold prospectors, makes for interesting legends, but… Read more »

10 Great Places to Horse Ride- #6 Canyon de Chelly, Arizona

Darley's Travel Blog — April 3, 2012
Horseback riding in Canyon de Chelly with the Navajo ranks in at #6 in our countdown of great places to ride. by Darley Newman If you want a truly spiritual horse ride in a spectacular setting, ride with the Navajo at Canyon de Chelly in Northeastern, Arizona. I’ve ridden through… Read more »

Arizona Travel Videos

Darley's Travel Blog — June 4, 2011
Watch travel videos featuring cuisine and horse riding outside Phoenix, Arizona! by Darley Newman Meet a modern gold prospector, ride the Bradshaw Mountains and learn how to make peach cobbler Dutch Oven style in the below travel videos that we filmed in high definition on our trip to Arizona.  … Read more »

Arizona Border Ride

Darley's Travel Blog — August 3, 2010
Horses are still the best way to get around a lot of areas of our globe. As I pulled a thorn from my jeans with a resounding ouch and navigated by the prickly bear and saguaro cacti in the high Sonoran Desert, I was glad that I was on horseback. I was also… Read more »