Articles Tagged 'Guest Ranch'

Dude Ranch Military Discount

Darley's Travel Blog — November 11, 2011
Three great dude ranches offering military discounts! by Darley Newman Many dude ranches, guest ranches and vacation destinations offer military discounts. In honor of Veterans Day, we've highlighted three great dude ranches that offer military discounts. Giddy-up! Bar W Guest Ranch in Montana - offers 10% Active Military Discount Southern Cross… 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 »

The Original Dudes- Dude Ranch History Video

Expert Equestrian Articles — April 2, 2011
Learn about the original "dudes," early 1900's dude ranch guests In this dude ranch history video clip from the Emmy winning Equitrekking TV show, ranchers describe Jackson Hole's Bear Paw Ranch where the Roosevelts, Rockefellers, DuPonts and other famous names of the time vacationed. Host Darley Newman narrates this video… Read more »

Meet Your Host- The Spur Alliance

Meet Your Host — January 31, 2011
The Spur Alliance is a group of ten unique dude ranches that have been sharing the western lifestyle with guests from around the world for over a combined 500 years in the ranch industry. Started by Tyler Beckley, a third generation cattle and guest rancher whose family owns Three Bars… Read more »

Great American Ranches TV Special

Darley's Travel Blog — January 9, 2011
Join us on a journey to America's dude and guest ranches in this Equitrekking special, "Great American Ranches." We filmed this special, high definition episode at ranches in Wyoming, Colorado, Arizona, Quebec, Texas, Maui and the Big Island, exploring how their geography and history influence their present workings. I interview… 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 »

Great American Ranches Preview

Darley's Travel Blog — November 19, 2010
I just returned from speaking at Equine Affaire, where I was able to meet many people from across the country and world and hear about their experiences horseback riding in exotic locales and close to home. So many people shared fond memories of riding at ranches when they were kids,… 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- UXU Ranch Spectacular Ride

Darley's Travel Blog — February 23, 2010
by Darley Newman Today I rode Tiny, a Paint Horse, at UXU Ranch, a dude ranch in Wapiti, Wyoming, which is 22 miles outside of Cody. The area is reported to have been called the most scenic 52 miles in America by Teddy Roosevelt. As Tiny and I climbed to the… Read more »

Wyoming- UXU Ranch Shoshone National Forest Ride

Darley's Travel Blog — February 23, 2010
Join me at a Wyoming dude ranch for trail riding in the Shoshone National Forest by Darley Newman It was another beautiful day at UXU Ranch in Wyoming. I am sitting on the front porch of my cabin writing this. We did what is called the "spectacular ride" this morning,… Read more »