Articles Tagged 'Dude Ranch Vacation'

What is Western horse riding? - Travel Tips

Travel Tips — December 8, 2011
Taking a dude ranch vacation? Learn about Western riding and hear a beginner's take on what it's like to ride Western style. by Darley Newman Many people who are new to horseback riding wonder about differences between English and Western riding. In our Equitrekking Great American Ranches TV special, we explored… Read more »

Dude Ranch Vacations for the Holidays

Equestrian Travel Articles — November 17, 2011
Combine horse riding with Western traditions at these five historic ranches. by Darley Newman, as published in her column in True West magazine Just because it’s winter doesn’t mean you need to put away your riding boots. Saddling up during the celebratory season is a great way to play outdoors… Read more »

Meet Your Host - Black Mountain Colorado Dude Ranch

Meet Your Host — November 9, 2011
Outdoor grilling, story telling, horse riding, fresh mountain air and relaxation... Sound like a good time to you? It sure did to the May Family, who left their corporate stock broker jobs to start a Colorado guest ranch over 20 years ago. They haven't looked back.   Located in McCoy, Colorado,… Read more »

Meet Your Host - Southern Cross Guest Ranch

Meet Your Host — May 21, 2011
Journey to Central Georgia to experience life on a horse farm at Southern Cross Guest Ranch. Southern Cross Guest Ranch is a horse-lover's destination that you can visit year-round, but March to June each year, when over two dozen foals are born at the ranch, is a special time to… Read more »

Packing Tips for Ranch Vacations Video

Travel Tips — January 9, 2011
Equestrian Travel Expert Darley Newman Gives Packing Tips for Ranch Vacations by Equitrekking host Darley Newman Gearing up for a ranch vacation? Looking to channel your inner cowboy or just relax for some scenic trail rides?  Dude ranches, guest ranches and ranch resorts across the United States and world are… Read more »

Arizona- Tanque Verde Ranch

Equestrian Travel Articles — February 25, 2010
In September, my husband and I spent eight days and seven nights at, in my opinion, the best dude ranch in the Southwest, Tanque Verde Ranch. If you go once, you will end up coming back again. By Kathleen Madonia We arrived at the ranch at the end of lunch,… Read more »

Wyoming- T Cross Ranch - Dubois

Darley's Travel Blog — February 25, 2010
An authentic dude ranch experience in the wilds of Wyoming by Darley Newman I am happy to say if you are looking for an authentic dude ranch experience, I have just found a one. The T Cross Ranch outside of Dubois, Wyoming, is it.  You won't find a spa here.… Read more »