Articles Tagged 'Riding Vacation'

Colorado Dude Ranches Video Tour

Darley's Travel Blog — January 27, 2012
Saddle up on a horseback riding adventure through Colorado, as we explore Colorado dude ranches in this Equitrekking video. by Darley Newman In Colorado, we rode horses at a variety of working cattle ranches and dude ranches, getting to know the owners and their way of life, as well as… 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 »

Costa Rica Travel Videos from Equitrekking

Darley's Travel Blog — June 10, 2011
Visit Arenal Volcano and horseback ride on the beach in Costa Rica at Sunset. Experience a wild local festival on horseback - the Cabalgata. Meet the locals you may encounter if you travel to Costa Rica on a riding vacation. by Darley Newman One of our favorite destinations to experience… Read more »

Solo Travelers - Join Up or Go It Alone on Riding Vacations

Travel Tips — June 9, 2011
So you don’t have anyone to take off with you to that ranch or inn to inn ride that you’ve always dreamt about or there’s no one adventurous enough to fly with you to ride in Jordan?  Well, you’re in luck. If on your next vacation you are braving it… Read more »

Ride the Gallops in Devon, England

Darley's Travel Blog — May 31, 2011
Ever wanted to know how fast those jockeys really go when they're training race horses on the gallops? by Darley Newman Watch a video below of England riding vacation guests riding the gallops, a unique exercise you can experience on the Devon riding holiday. This video is a little shaky, but… Read more »

Horse Riding Vacations Planning Tips

Travel Tips — May 23, 2011
What to consider when planning riding holidays, ranch vacations and equestrian escapes by Darley Newman If you are planning an equestrian vacation, whether it’s in India, New Mexico or the next town over, you’ll want to do your research and be prepared. It’s your time to ride free and enjoy… 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 »

5 Great Ranches You Won’t Find in the American West

Darley's Travel Blog — May 16, 2011
When most people think about horseback riding ranches, they conjure up images of riding with cowboys in the American West. While there are lots of great western dude ranches and guest ranches, we’ve discovered ranches throughout the world that welcome travelers to saddle up and experience western riding outside of… Read more »

Family and Group Friendly Riding Holidays

Travel Tips — May 11, 2011
Ideas for Riding Vacations Where You Can Bring Your Horse Husbands, Kids and Non-Riding Friends by Darley Newman One of my good friends recently said that when she was growing up, every family vacation revolved around horseback riding. “It was lots of fun for my dad, the one member of… Read more »

Win a Riding Vacation at the Mountain Top Inn

Darley's Travel Blog — April 22, 2011 Sponsors Horseback Riding Vacation Sweepstakes is proud to be a sponsor of a brand new travel sweepstakes. You could win an Equitrekking-inspired riding vacation for two at the Mountain Top Inn & Resort in Vermont. Enter the contest to win this equestrian vacation and find out all the… Read more »