Articles Tagged 'Dude Ranch Blog'

Working as a Wrangler at The Hideout Lodge and Guest Ranch in Wyoming

Equestrian Travel Articles — January 31, 2018
Equitrekking contributor Anna LoPinto describes life working as a wrangler at The Hideout Lodge & Guest Ranch in Shell, Wyoming.  Wyoming is a state synonymous with the cowboy. Many characters of the West--from showman Buffalo Bill Cody to the outlaws of Butch Cassidy’s Wild Bunch, called Wyoming home. It is a… Read more »

Why Do They Call it a Dude Ranch?

Dude Ranch Blog — January 23, 2018
Fourth-generation rancher Danielle Otis of Western Pleasure Guest Ranch, shares the history and meaning behind the term, "dude ranch."  Recently, I was asked an interesting question by an individual who had never heard of a dude ranch. The question was, is a “dude ranch” just for men or can anyone come? … Read more »

Winter Sleigh Rides at Dude Ranches

Dude Ranch Blog — December 23, 2012
Looking for a quintessential winter ranch experience... a cozy winter sleigh ride? Here are five great dude ranches that offer winter sleigh rides. by Darley Newman Want your own Currier & Ives postcard moment in a horse-drawn sleigh? With a little snow and the right destination, you can have it all.… Read more »