Articles Tagged 'Dude Ranch History'

Meet Your Host- Averill’s Flathead Lake Lodge in Montana

Meet Your Host — February 11, 2018
The Averill Family has been guest ranching for three generations in Montana on the shores of Flathead Lake, the largest fresh water lake west of the Mississippi. Their ranch resort, Averill’s Flathead Lake Lodge, specializes in upscale family ranch vacations, welcoming multiple generations to swim, sun, sail, ride horses and enjoy 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 »

Dude Ranch Video Playlist

Darley's Travel Blog — October 26, 2014
Learn about the history of American dude ranches and get packing tips for your ranch vacation in these special videos from the Emmy winning TV series, Equitrekking. by Darley Newman We've visited dude ranches and guests ranches across the United States in Hawaii, Wyoming, Colorado, Arizona and beyond. Check out… Read more »

Dude Ranch History Video

Expert Equestrian Articles — October 26, 2014
Dude Ranchers Share their History in Equitrekking's Public Television Special Learn about the history of dude ranches in America, including the Eaton brothers' first ranch and the original "dudes" in this video from Equitrekking Great American Ranches, a high definition PBS TV special. Equitrekking host Darley Newman narrates this educational… Read more »

Fun Dude Ranch Quiz- Test your knowledge of American ranches

Dude Ranch Blog — February 27, 2014
Test your knowledge of American ranches, including fun facts, history and Western culture with this Equitrekking quiz! by Darley Newman Take a fun quiz with questions on great American ranches. Use these great dude ranch resources to search for the answers: the Equitrekking Vacation Guide and Top20Ranches.com and the hints below. Good luck!… Read more »

Equitrekking’s Dude Ranches TV Special

Darley's Travel Blog — April 20, 2011
"Equitrekking Great American Ranches" Public Television special explores dude ranches and dude ranchers' history.  Visit horseback riding ranches in Wyoming, Colorado, Arizona, Quebec, Texas, Maui and the Big Island.  by Darley Newman One of the best parts of filming this travel TV special on horseback riding ranches across the United… Read more »