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Featured Ranch Vacation Deals and Discounts on Horse Riding Vacations

Interested in taking a family ranch vacation, horse safari, cattle drive, all-inclusive trip or riding holiday in Ireland, Peru, Mexico, Colorado or Wyoming? Check out the latest travel deals on dream riding vacations and dude ranches!


Featured Travel Deals

This month's featured deals give you bargains and special vacation discounts for ranch and horseback riding vacations.

Blue Sky Sage Horseback Adventures: Girlfriends or Guys, Get Your Group On with Group Discounts!

5% group discount for any group of four to six riders when you make your reservations in February!
Blue Sky Sage Horseback Adventures Wyoming

Blue Sky Sage specializes in horseback riding vacations that offer qualified riders the opportunity to ride safely at faster gaits across the open range. This active riding style is a hallmark of the company, and Blue Sky Sage is one of very few companies still offering this type of vacation in the United States.

Here's the deal to get your riding friends on board for a Wyoming horseback vacation - 5% group discount for any group of four to six riders when you make your reservations in February! Choose July 11-17 Mustang Horse Adventure for advanced skill level riders, August 14-20 for Girls Ride Out! all-women week, or September 3-9 for Guys Ride Too! mixed group of men and women. Dependent on availability, use the code EQTRKFeb17 to get the deal!

Contact Bobbi by phone at 307-260-7990. Email Bobbi. Learn more about Blue Sky Sage vacations.

Home Ranch- Discover your Colorado Winter Vacation Dream

Ride horses and ski in Steamboat Springs, Colorado!
Home Ranch Colorado vacations

A Peaceful Paradise, 18 miles North of Steamboat Springs with luxury cabins, gourmet food, and private cross country skiing.

When Colorado's legendary snowfalls blanket the Elk River Valley in powder, The Home Ranch transforms into a sparkling white wonderland and becomes one of the most beautiful cross-country ski resorts in Colorado ~ with some of the best Nordic skiing in the world at your doorstep, luxe rustic accommodations, and one of the West's best chefs preparing your every meal.

Stay here and ski it all: Backcountry, Classic, Skate, Steamboat, Tele - and never once get behind the wheel of a car. We'll take care of every detail. Enjoy one of the finest all-inclusive Winter vacations on planet earth. You can fly direct to Steamboat Airport (HDN) from many major markets. We'll pick you up and bring you home. 

Learn about all-inclusive vacations this winter at The Home Ranch. 

Contact Home Ranch by phone at 800-688-2982 or 970-205-9049. Email Home Ranch. Learn more about Home Ranch.

Tsylos Park Lodge – Pack your bags, shut off your phone, relax and enjoy. We take care of everything else.

Ride at this “Canadian Wilderness Lodge” right out of a storybook!
Tsylos Park Lodge

Nestled within the Pacific Coast Mountains, 180 air miles north of Vancouver, BC, lies Chilko Lake and River. Fifty miles long and surrounded by ancient glaciers and raw un-touched beauty, Chilko is a rare gem. Few people have discovered it, but once discovered it is rarely forgotten, there are few areas in the world as beautiful to explore.

Located on the banks of the Chilko River, our storybook “Canadian Wilderness Lodge” offers you that genuine wilderness hideaway far from the crowds. Accommodating only fourteen guests at this private and exclusive setting, you'll have a chance to kick back and enjoy the view because you’re surrounded by beauty everywhere you go. When you join us for a horseback riding vacation at the lodge or head out into the backcountry for a horse pack trip, you will experience an unforgettable trip in one of the world’s most beautiful places in North America.

Wide Open Spaces

Explore the Chilcotin Plateau which offers wide open spaces, rich wild meadows, and rolling hills, it's great riding and stunning scenery all framed in by the back drop of the Pacific Coast Mountains. Experience the fun and excitement of "tree riding" which is basically a curvey trail through the forest which we take at a fast trot or slow canter, it is great for stretching your riding ability and improving your confidence. We love it and you will too. Adjacent mountain peaks offer spectacular views and alpine meadow wildflowers.

Don't Fence Me In

With a couple of hundred miles of beautiful trails, you will love the horseback riding. Each day we ride further and trot and canter more. We like to travel in all three gaits, walk, trot, and canter, and our guests agree that our riding days are a great mix. We think you will too!

Join Us for a week of great riding, you will be happy that you did. Learn more by emailing Karen. Visit the Tsylos website. Call 800-487-9567 or 250-483-4368.

 

More Great Horseback Riding Vacation and Dude Ranch Vacation Travel Deals


Top Travel Deals!

Southern Cross Guest Ranch

Southern Cross Guest Ranch, Georgia- Children Stay FREE on Select Dates in 2017

Kids stay FREE with stays of 4 nights or longer! 

Valid Dates: Feb 23 -March 12, May 30 - June 11, July 6-Jul 20, AND July 27- Aug 31
New Reservations only, Not valid with other discounts or promotions. Limit one FREE child per two full-pay adults on the same plan or greater. If traveling with only one adult or more than one child, one HALF price child is offered for each full pay adult on the same plan or greater. Children 15 & under. Other restrictions apply. For reservations, call 706-342-8027.
Promo Code: KIDSFREE
Expires: Feb 28, 2017*

*Specials above may not be combined with other discounts or promotions. Advance reservations required, limited number of rooms, valid for new reservations only. Book early – not guaranteed until booked as some dates may no longer be available before expiration date. For reservations, call 706-342-8027

Learn more by calling (706) 342-8027. Email Southern Cross. Visit Southern Cross Guest Ranch's website.

Shangrila Guest Ranch Virginia

Shangrila Guest Ranch, Virginia- Book your 2017 vacation at 2016 rates! Offer expires February 28, 2017

Valid for regular all inclusive packages only. Minimum 2 night stay required. Offer expires February 28, 2017.

Horseback riding is the featured activity at Shangrila Guest Ranch. With 125 miles of trails, the length of the rides are catered to the guests we have staying with us at the time. Majority of guests ride most of the day, however, for those not wanting to spend the day in the saddle we offer a variety of on site activities. Enjoy the outdoors with volleyball, horseshoes, or enjoy a nice walk on the trail, some quiet time in a hammock or feeding the ducks and chickens. We have a stocked pond for fishing with a few cane poles available or guests may bring their own fishing gear. Indoor games such as Ping-Pong and various card and board games are also available. Evenings usually end conversing with new friends, star gazing and roasting marshmallows around a campfire.  

Learn more by visiting Shangrila Guest Ranch's website. Emailing Shangrila Guest Ranch or calling 434-517-0888.

Elk Mountain Adult Week

Elk Mountain Ranch, Colorado- Adults Only Dude Ranch Weeks

High and remote in the San Isabel National Forest, this Colorado guest ranch offers weekly ranch vacation packages for 30 pampered guests.

Singles, couples, and parents who “need a break” – this is your time!

Adults Only Dude Ranch Weeks – Weeks of September 3 and 10, 2017

Single occupancy fee of 10% is waived for our adult-only weeks.

Enjoy the mountains as we near the peak of the fall colors in the Colorado Rockies. The already spectacular scenery at the Ranch unveils more glory in the Autumn. Aspens crown the mountainside in golden grandeur. Fall is exclusively for adults at our Colorado dude ranch. The tranquility and stillness are uninterrupted, whether you’re riding through the aspen forests…or curling up with a favorite book by an crackling fireplace.

Elk Mountain Ranch offers many of the same activities as summer, but takes a maximum 20 guests. With a focus on riding and relaxation…the adult-only weeks have proven to be quite popular.

Please Note: Rafting is not guaranteed during our adult-only weeks as it is dependent upon the water level on the Arkansas River. In lieu of the raft trip, a van trip to Cripple Creek is offered. Cripple Creek is an historic mining town that now allows limited stakes gambling. Let us treat you to a mine tour, which takes you 1,000 feet under ground, and the narrow-gauge train ride. Lunch will be provided with some time to tour the town on your own or try your luck at the casinos. 

Learn more! Email Elk Mountain Ranch. Call 800-432-8812. Visit their website.

Hondoo Rivers and Trails Travel Deals Utah

Hondoo Rivers & Trails- Book by March 1st to get 15% off all 2017 Utah Camping Trips & the August Solar Eclipse Ride

Join Hondoo Rivers & Trails, a backcountry outfitter that’s been leading trips through Utah for over 30 years, and ride Utah! Trips are led by Pat Kearney, featured on the Equitrekking Utah PBS TV episode, and take travelers trial riding in Utah’s red rock canyon lands surrounding Capitol Reef National Park!

Take advantage of this special deal! Mention “Equitrekking” when you book a trip with Hondoo and get 15% off 2017 camping trips and 15% off the August 20- 25 camping trailride during the Solar Eclipse. For camping trips, guests sleep in tents at sites that are supported by four-wheel drive vehicles. For the Inn to Inn riding vacation, guests stay in Bed & Breakfasts or lodges. This riding vacation is great for singles, groups or couples, and these are trips where you can truly ride!

Learn more by calling 435-425-3519, emailing Pat or visiting Hondoo’s website. Don’t forget to mention Equitrekking to get this discounted rate!

Southern Cross Guest Ranch

Southern Cross Guest Ranch, Georgia- Two Free Nights in 2017

Get TWO nights FREE when booking 5-nights or longer.

Blackout Dates: Mar 20 – Apr 29, Oct 1 – 21, and Nov 23-25.
The 5-night All-Inclusive rate is already a discounted package rate, but you can upgrade to a full week for FREE. Or, pay for 7-nights or longer on the weekly rate and stay 2 more nights FREE.
Promo Code: 2FREE
Expires: Feb 28, 2017*

*Specials above may not be combined with other discounts or promotions. Advance reservations required, limited number of rooms, valid for new reservations only. Book early – not guaranteed until booked as some dates may no longer be available before expiration date. For reservations, call 706-342-8027

Learn more by calling (706) 342-8027. Email Southern Cross. Visit Southern Cross Guest Ranch's website.

Sylvan Dale Guest Ranch

Sylvan Dale Guest Ranch, Colorado- Cowgirl Roundup - Ladies Only Getaway - June 4-9, 2017 & October 5-10, 2017

Sylvan Dale Ranch is a family owned horse and cattle ranch, offering horse riding adventures and trophy trout fly-fishing on 3,200 acres in the Rocky Mountain foothills. Bring your mom, your best friend, your daughter, or your sister for an unforgettable stay! Making friendships with other “Cowgirls” and bonding with your Sylvan Dale horse puts this experience at the top of the list. Take advantage of ability-level riding instruction from our wranglers. You'll then be able to use the skills you've learned on adventure rides, team penning, the High Stakes Poker Ride, and the Overnight Pack Trip (summer only).
But… don’t think that you have to be an experienced rider to enjoy a great horse experience. Our riding program speaks to all ability levels and we will partner you with just the right mount.

We appreciate the need to gear down from busy and complicated lifestyles. Therefore, cowgirl relaxation is high on the list. Relax and reflect with a quiet walk along the river or head down to Cottonwood Gulch and get lost in the pages of your favorite book. Sign up for yoga or a massage followed by listening to the river flow. (Massage would be an add-on)

Learn more by emailing Karen, calling (970) 667-3915 ext. 11 or visiting the Sylvan Dale website.

The Hideout

The Hideout Lodge & Guest Ranch, Wyoming- Advanced Riding Program – All about Riding!

The Hideout Lodge & Guest Ranch is an all-inclusive upscale working cattle, riding, fly-fishing and adventure guest ranch in Shell, WY (east of Cody and Yellowstone National Park). This Equitrekking Top 20 Ranch offers a variety of activities for riders and non-riders, including trapshooting, archery, canoeing, hiking, biking, 4x4 tours and more.

This program is designed for the more experienced riders who are looking for the next level of horses and more challenging riding. This type of riding consists of cattle work and trail riding at a faster pace. Participants do have to be tested at the beginning of their stay and show that they are able to control their horse in all gates and over various terrains. These programs are guided by some of our more experienced cowboys and wranglers. No matter the level of riding we do at The Hideout, we adopt a Natural Horsemanship Culture respecting our horses under all circumstances.

We adapt the speed and riding to the challenging terrain in this area. Experienced equestrians will notice immediately where one can go fast or not. They know that even the best horse will run out of breath faster at high elevations.

Learn more. Email The Hideout or call 800-354-8637 or 307-765-2080.  

Sylvan Dale Guest Ranch

Sylvan Dale Guest Ranch, Colorado- June and August Discounted Rates on 5-night stays

Come discover your Inner Cowboy at Sylvan Dale Ranch — the New West — a lot like the Old West, but a whole lot more comfortable! Our historic working horse and cattle ranch has been in operation since the 1920’s. A little piece of Heaven tucked on the quiet side of Eagle Ridge, on the banks of the Big Thompson River.

Take advantage of our low-season rates in June and August! We offer 5-night stays for a discounted rate! Or during the peak season, join us for our cattle drive weeks in July or our Native American Living History week from July 16th-22nd. Looking for a kid-free getaway? Visit us for our Great Grownup Getaway in either August or September! Or maybe you're a cowgirl looking for a ladies only getaway? We have one in June and one in October, each season!

Can’t wait to learn more about Dude Ranch Vacations? Learn more by emailing Karen, calling Karen at (970) 667-3915 ext. 11 or visiting the Sylvan Dale website. Karen is happy to help you plan your next ranch experience.

Sylvan Dale Guest Ranch

Sylvan Dale Guest Ranch, Colorado- Great Grownup Getaway- August 13-19, 2017 & September 17-22, 2017

Sylvan Dale Ranch is a family owned horse and cattle ranch, offering horse riding adventures and trophy trout fly-fishing on 3,200 acres in the Rocky Mountain foothills. The ranch's Western lifestyle has a way of slowing you down and gearing you up for a relaxing and fun-filled getaway during this kid-free week. Customized to especially meet the interests of adults, Sylvan Dale offers adult oriented activities like wine and cheese tastings, country dance instruction, guided nature hikes, and trap shooting.

Corrientes will be on hand for team-penning, and you won't want to stop once you try your hand at roping! The ranch will gear down the pace for adult only week so you can give yourself permission to escape to Cottonwood Gulch, or the Book Nook and lose yourself in the pages of your favorite book, or drift off for a nap, lulled by the soothing sounds of the river.
Here's your chance to follow through with that New Year's Resolution to care-take yourself and your relationships — western style! You deserve it!

Learn more by emailing Karen, calling (970) 667-3915 ext. 11 or visiting the Sylvan Dale website.

Shangrila Guest Ranch Virginia

Shangrila Guest Ranch, Virginia- 10% Off our "Bring Your Own Horse" Package 

Minimum 2-night Stay Required, Offer expires February 28, 2017.

Shangrila is the perfect place for horse owners to explore some of the most beautiful trails in southern Virginia! Guests can relax knowing lodging, meals and trail guides are provided for the duration of their stay. Stalls and paddocks are also available for the comfort of their horse.

We’ll have your room ready and your meals provided, giving you ample time to enjoy your well earned vacation!

Book your BYOH package for 2017 and get 10% Off. Offer Expires February 29, 2017

$148.50 per person, per night. (Reg. $165) 2 night minimum stay. Includes lodging, meals, stalls, and trail guide

Learn more by visiting Shangrila Guest Ranch's website. Emailing Shangrila Guest Ranch or calling 434-517-0888.

Shangrila Guest Ranch Virginia

Shangrila Guest Ranch, Virginia- Cowgirls Retreat Week: May 7-12 and October 1- 6, 2017

Ladies, come join us at Shangrila Guest Ranch for a 5 night / 4 day cowgirl get-a-way! Enjoy horseback riding, wine tasting, shooting, archery, wagon ride, fishing and relaxing massage included in your all-inclusive vacation package.

Cost: $1,295/person
**Groups of 4 ladies or more: Receive 15% off per person!!** 

Learn more by visiting Shangrila Guest Ranch's website. Emailing Shangrila Guest Ranch or calling 434-517-0888.

Get TWO nights FREE when booking 5-nights or longer. Blackout Dates: Mar 20 – Apr 29, Oct 1 – 21, and Nov 23-25. The 5-night All-Inclusive rate is already a discounted package rate, but you can upgrade to a full week for FREE. Or, pay for 7-nights or longer on the weekly rate and stay 2 more nights FREE. Promo Code: 2FREE Expires: Feb 28, 2017* *Specials above may not be combined with other discounts or promotions. Advance reservations required, limited number of rooms, valid for new reservations only. Book early – not guaranteed until booked as some dates may no longer be available before expiration date. For reservations, call 706-342-8027

Elk Mountain family reunion weeks

Elk Mountain Ranch, Colorado- Dude Ranch Family Reunions & Groups

Have a reunion that your family will remember for a lifetime.

There is no better environment for a family reunion than a dude ranch. All your activities, meals, and accommodations are all located in one place. There are activities for every member of the family. You will build memories for a lifetime as you ride, fish, hike, and sequester yourselves from the distractions of the outside world.

Dude Ranch Family Reunion Specials for 2017

A discount of 10% is offered for groups of 10 or more people for any week in 2017.

Weeks of May 28, June 4, August 20 and August 27 – Bring your family reunion of 15 or more people and enjoy a 15% discount off our posted rates. Never a better time or value!

Group Reservation Policy: For dude ranch family reunions and groups of 10 or more, we require a deposit of $800 per person to hold space. This deposit is fully refundable if cancellation of your reservation is made by March 15th.

Upon receipt of your deposit, we will send you a confirmation letter and our advance information packet. An invoice for the balance due will also be enclosed for your convenience. Because of the nature of our business and small size of our ranch, we do require a non-refundable prepayment by March 15th.

For your protection, we highly recommend trip or vacation insurance for those “last minute” medical or emergency cancellations. Information on travel insurance can be found at the Travel Guard Web Site or by calling Travel Guard at 1-800-437-6142. Learn more! Email Elk Mountain Ranch. Call 800-432-8812. Visit their website.

Elk Mountain family reunion weeks

Elk Mountain Ranch, Colorado- Visit in June for the Annual Collegiate Peaks Rodeo

High and remote in the San Isabel National Forest, this Colorado guest ranch offers weekly ranch vacation packages for 30 pampered guests. Visit during the week of June 4th for the Annual Collegiate Peaks Rodeo will take place in Buena Vista. Saddle bronc, bareback and bull riding. Team roping. Barrel racing. Bull-dogging. Enjoy the week at the ranch and let Elk Mountain treat you to this special event on Saturday evening.

Learn more! Email Elk Mountain Ranch. Call 800-432-8812. Visit their website.

 

 

More Great Travel Deals

Ishestar Iceland

Ride Iceland with Ishestar- Anniversary Special for 2017

In the summer of 2017 Ishestar is celebrating their 35th anniversary. To celebrate, enjoy an adventurous anniversary tour in the north. Haukur and his team at Hvammur farm will make sure that the tour will be an unforgettable experience.

Dates 2017: July 21 - July 29
Price from $3,225 USD* (€ 2.990) per person 

On our journey through the highlands, riders experience the one-of-a-kind quality of the Icelandic horse. The tour leads us over unscathed terrain and historical riding paths that have been used since the beginning of Icelandic civilization. During the ride we’re most likely to encounter sheep, foxes, birds and hopefully elves and other spirits.

Whilst departing from Hvammur, the riders are faced with the task of driving a herd of mares, foals and youngsters to the vast highlands where they can roam freely in their summer pastures. It is a real adventure to participate in the herding action with the light-spirited farmer Haukur and his family.

Endless highlands, majestic glaciers, and the peaceful wilderness triggers an indescribable feeling deep in the hearts of travelers in these parts. A special guest will be joining us on this special tour, the entrepreneur and founder of Íshestar Einar Bollason.

* price is set in the Euro and subject to changes in USD currency conversions.

Learn more! Email Heiddis. Visit Ishestar's website.

Cowboy fitness

Colorado Cattle Company- Cowboy Fitness Week in August

Colorado Cattle Company & Guest Ranch is partnering up with Cowboy Ryan to offer this 1 week spectacular of cowboy fitness! This special week of fitness and fun will be offered the week of August 20th, 2017 with LIMITED SPACE AVAILABLE! BOOK NOW TO SAVE YOUR SPOT!

What is a cowboy workout like? Fun! FAT BURNING! Fast paced, hi-energy, various stations with exercises targeting abs, buns, legs & arms. You DON’T have to be in shape or a rodeo athlete to do the Cowboy workouts as it’s a functional, interval, cardiovascular, and circuit training regimens. Get the results without the high price of one on one personal training.

Each workout is different, challenging, and fun. From learning how to climb the fences, balance board, saddle squats, hitting the speed bag and rodeo style moves you will never get bored. Cost: $2000.00 per person for entire 6 night/1 week stay.

Learn more! Contact Tom at 970-437-5345. Visit Colorado Cattle Company's website. Email Tom.

Texas horseback adventures

Texas Horseback Adventures- "Spring Break" 15% off a group of 4 or more multi-day trip in March and April

Bring a group of four friends to the Davis Mountains and ride with Missy Cantrell at Texas Horseback Adventures. You'll receive 15% off any multi-day trip with four or more riders during March and April. Book now!

Learn more! Contact Missy at 325.226.1966. Visit Texas Horseback's website. Email Missy.
 

stone horse travel in mongolia

Stone Horse Expeditions in Mongolia- 2017 Mongolia Horse Riding Tours Schedule – Plan your Vacation now!

Ride in Mongolia! The 2017 Mongolia Horse Riding Tours with Stone Horse Expeditions will include five 10 Day Gorkhi Terelj National Park Rides between June and September, and the shorter Autumn Horse Trek (8 Days) in October. And, think about our Naadam special if you want to come during that time of season.

The Khentii Wilderness Expeditions of 12 and 14 days will be in August and early September. The special wilderness conservation holiday, the trip for responsible travelers who want to actively help with wilderness preservation, is planned again for early August.

Gorkhi Terelj National Park Riding Tours – 10 Days from June 15 – 24, July 01 – 10 (with Naadam Special), July 16 – 25, August 18 – 27, September 21 – 30

Gorkhi Terelj National Park Autumn Horse Trek – 8 Days from October 08 – 15

Khentii Mountains Wilderness Horseback Expeditions – 14 Days from September 02 – 15

Wilderness Conservation Adventure, Khan Khentii Strictly Protected Area – 12 Days from August 01 – 12

Learn more at Stone Horse's website. Email Sabine.

Arizona Dude Ranch Association

Arizona Dude Ranch Association- Special Upcoming Offers at Arizona Ranches, where you can ride year round

Ride year round in Saguaro-studded deserts, tall pine forests, or open mountain meadows. Come experience the beauty and history of the Old West with an Arizona dude ranch vacation!

Arizona dude ranches offer a variety of specials over the winter and spring, a great time to visit Arizona and soak in the sun! To see a full list, visit their AZDRA website.    

Rancho Los Banos deals

Rancho Los Banos- Last Minute February Special. Great Rates plus Kids 10 and under stay free!

Book your last minute February Rancho vacation with us and save $$ off your total rate. Five night stays or greater: $150 per night per guest based on double occupancy. Four night stays: $170 per night.

Plus, kids 10 and under stay free!

Single occupancy add $25 per night. Experience our terrific, warm, 70 degree, sunny, daytime early spring [spring arrives mid Feb] season in the Sonoran Desert.
Experience true Mexican hospitality, ambiance and food and a desert environment unlike any you have ever seen.

Take advantage of a great deal to stay at one of the world's best riding ranches. This is an all-inclusive, special discount package including weekend roundtrip shuttle from Tucson. Weekday pick up only $40 per guest. 

Learn more! Contact Manuel Valenzuela at (520) 955-2577. Email Manuel. Visit Rancho Los Banos' website.

Rancho Los Banos deals

Rancho Los Banos- March and April Cowgirls Special

Enjoy the majesty and tranquility of the Rancho with our Cowgirls Special, for two or more cowgirls, for four or more nights, at a discounted rate of $200/night/vaquera, based on double occupancy. Standard rate is $250/night, saving you $50/night. Weekend round trip shuttle from Tucson included, as is our all-inclusive Daily Rate.

Spend a few nights with other fellow Vaqueras as you ride to all corners of the Rancho. Short rides, long rides, trail rides and back country riding at its finest. On your way through some of the most beautiful country you have ever ridden you will be challenged, awed, inspired, thrilled and entertained. Ride through ravines, hills, mesas, down canyons and up the high sierra. Experience riding in its truest, freest form. Invite family, friends, sisters, mothers, or simply yourself for a great adventure. 

Learn more! Contact Manuel Valenzuela at (520) 955-2577. Email Manuel. Visit Rancho Los Banos' website.

Rancho Los Banos deals

Rancho Los Banos- March and April Four and Five Night Stays

For March and April, four night stays offered at $900/guest, with five night stays @ $1,100/guest, based on double occupancy.

Stay at one of the most scenic, secluded and unspoiled guest ranches in North America. Compared to a National Park, called the most scenic and best back country horseback riding ranch around, a stay at Rancho Los Banos is sure to make for a great holiday.

Offering all-inclusive packages, round-trip transportation from Tucson to the ranch, unbeatable rates, unique and exotic scenery, outstanding Mexican food and hospitality, together with world-class riding and hiking. Single Occupancy rates add $20 per night. 

Learn more! Contact Manuel Valenzuela at (520) 955-2577. Email Manuel. Visit Rancho Los Banos' website.

Texas horseback adventures

Texas Horseback Adventures- Girls Getaway May 2-6, 2017

Spend time in Texas in may for an all-gals getaway May 2-6 for five full days of riding. Texas Horseback Adventures is an all-inclusive week where your home away from home is a remote camp on a vast 140,000 acre private ranch. This May ride is for advanced level women who are looking to cover lots of country riding great cow horses through texas' most rugged frontier. You'll sleep in cowboy range teepees and bedrolls and eat gourmet cowboy cuisine. This will be a small exclusive group and there are only four spots remaining! Book your Texas adventure now!  

Learn more! Contact Missy at 325.226.1966. Visit Texas Horseback's website. Email Missy.
 

Crossogue Ireland

Crossogue Equestrian Training & Riding Holidays in Ireland

Crossogue Equestrian in beatiful Tipperary, Ireland, welcomes adult guests, families and unaccompanied teenage guests for fully inclusive Ireland riding holidays.

Getaway for Adults: 4 NIGHTS, 8 RIDES – €900 / all-inclusive/ 3 meals, accommodation, 2 cross-country rides per day.
Your own Itinerary- 7 NIGHTS, 14 RIDES – €1,425 / all-inclusive /extra! : We are happy to put together an itinerary for groups to combine horse riding with alternative activities and sight-seeing as part of a personalized package.
Summer Camps for Teens / English& Horse Riding : 2 weeks / 2500EUR fully inclusive, with English tuition and transfer from/to Dublin Airport on Saturdays. 

Learn more by Emailing Crossogue. Visit Crossogue's website.

Ranch at Rock Creek

The Ranch at Rock Creek- Montana Winter Special Offers & Complimentary Amenities

Embrace the fortifying beauty of a Montana winter with all the vigor of a 19th-century frontiersman. Inspired by the real-life Montana exploits of The Revenant protagonist Hugh Glass, this all-inclusive offer lets you choose your own four-day adventure with the peaceful knowledge that you’ll be back in Forbes Travel Guide Five-Star comfort in a few hours’ time.

The Ranch’s luxury log homes, lodge rooms and glamping cabins sit in a wilderness little changed since trappers, miners and cowboys first settled the Western territories. Channel Glass’s fortitude on a half-day survival skills challenge, an ice-fishing trip to catch Kokanee Salmon, a private horseback ride and target shooting adventure or one of our other gripping winter excursions.

Return to the Granite Lodge for a Saddle Sore Soak spa treatment and a fireside craft whiskey and beer tasting, before dining on Executive Chef Drage’s locally sourced delights, like braised elk or lamb porterhouse.

Choose any two of the following complimentary customized experiential amenities:

Half-day survivor skills challenge in the wilderness.
Private horseback ride and target shooting with Chef’s provisions.
Private ice fishing excursion with campfire lunch.
Private snowmobile excursion through the National Forest with campfire lunch.
One 105-minute Saddle Sore Soak treatment in the Granite Spa.

Details: Rates start at $1,800 per accommodation, per night based on standard occupancy, plus 20% Ranch Fee.

Offer valid on new reservations only between January 1, 2017 and March 31, 2017.

A four (4) night minimum stay is required. Offer is not combinable with other promotions or offers, and cannot be redeemed for cash or credit.

Based on availability. Blackout days may apply.

Complimentary amenities depend on snow conditions at time of stay. All guests are strongly encouraged to plan their itineraries related to their complimentary amenities prior to their arrival to secure preferred timing.

Explore all of the Ranch’s 2017 Winter Special Offers:

Romantic Winer Getaway
The Indulgent Frontiersman
Winter Spa & Yoga Retreat
Unlimited Ski & Snowboard Adventure
Winter Group Retreat

Learn more! Email The Ranch at Rock Creek. Call 877-786-1545. Visit their website.

Tsylos Park Lodge

Tsylos Park Lodge – Pack your bags, shut off your phone, relax and enjoy. We take care of everything else.

Nestled within the Pacific Coast Mountains, 180 air miles north of Vancouver, BC, lies Chilko Lake and River. Fifty miles long and surrounded by ancient glaciers and raw un-touched beauty, Chilko is a rare gem. Few people have discovered it, but once discovered it is rarely forgotten, there are few areas in the world as beautiful to explore.

Located on the banks of the Chilko River, our storybook “Canadian Wilderness Lodge” offers you that genuine wilderness hideaway far from the crowds. Accommodating only fourteen guests at this private and exclusive setting, you'll have a chance to kick back and enjoy the view because you’re surrounded by beauty everywhere you go. When you join us for a horseback riding vacation at the lodge or head out into the backcountry for a horse pack trip, you will experience an unforgettable trip in one of the world’s most beautiful places in North America.

Wide Open Spaces

Explore the Chilcotin Plateau which offers wide open spaces, rich wild meadows, and rolling hills, it's great riding and stunning scenery all framed in by the back drop of the Pacific Coast Mountains. Experience the fun and excitement of "tree riding" which is basically a curvey trail through the forest which we take at a fast trot or slow canter, it is great for stretching your riding ability and improving your confidence. We love it and you will too. Adjacent mountain peaks offer spectacular views and alpine meadow wildflowers.

Don't Fence Me In

With a couple of hundred miles of beautiful trails, you will love the horseback riding. Each day we ride further and trot and canter more. We like to travel in all three gaits, walk, trot, and canter, and our guests agree that our riding days are a great mix. We think you will too!

Join Us for a week of great riding, you will be happy that you did. Learn more by emailing Karen. Visit the Tsylos website. Call 800-487-9567 or 250-483-4368.

Rancho Las Cascadas

Rancho Las Cascadas, Mexico- Choose your length of stay – Center based progressive riding adventure

Rancho Las Cascadas can be discovered on a central Mexican mountain plateau at 7,500 ft. bordered by three waterfalls (Las Cascadas) that give the ranch its name. Located just 90 minutes North of Mexico International Airport.

Most popular ride amongst our guests! You’ll experience a unique and different ride every day. Length of rides and levels will be decided new every day with our competent ranch staff, taking in consideration your riding levels and fitness.

Cost: USD 259* per night

Contact us today and mention "Equitrekking". Learn more on the Rancho website or by calling +52 55 18 01 01 01.

Connemara

Connemara Equestrian Escapes- 3 Day Galway Blazers Hunting Escape in Ireland from available Dec to March

This is a unique opportunity to hunt with the Galway Blazers and ride with Connemara Equestrian Escapes. Stay at the well appointed Curra Farm House, the home of Connemara Equestrian Escapes and ride with Cáit Goaley on one of her home bred over height Connemara Ponies or Irish Draught Horses in Connemara. Maximum 8 riders per group.

Itinerary and details for 3 Day Galway Blazers Hunting Escape – December To March below.
• Price – From €350 per person, B&B Accommodation in Curra Farm (single supplement of €150 applies), includes hire of hunting horse
• Hunt with the Galway Blazers (hunt cap of €150 payable to hunt secretary)
• Arrival/Departure – Monday to Wednesday or Friday to Sunday
• Monday/Friday – Transfer from Galway, 2 hour cross country ride
• Tuesday/Saturday – Hunt with the Galway Blazers
• Wednesday/Sunday – Optional beach ride (€50 pp), Transfer to Galway

Hunt Ball Special With The Galway Blazers
4 Day Package from February 16th – 19th 2017
From €475 including hire of hunting horse
€170 Hunting cap and ticket for the hunt ball on February 18th at The Loughrea Hotel & Spa payable to The Galway Blazers.

Learn more! Email Cait. Call +353876445589. Visit Connemara Equestrian Escapes website.

Connemara Equestrian Escapes Ireland

Connemara Equestrian Escapes- St Patricks Day Escape 15th – 18th March

What could be better than spending St Patrick’s Day in Ireland? The Connemara Equestrian Escapes St Patrick’s Break promises a lively mix of horse-riding, music, culture and ‘craic’ (fun) over 3 nights and 4 days, based in Curra Farm, our own farmhouse, on the shores of Lough Corrib.

You’ll arrive on March 15th and be introduced to your equine partner.

We’ll spend some time in the large, enclosed sand arena making sure you are the perfect match before heading out around the grounds for a short hack.This annual show attracts the very best of Irish riders, horses and ponies to compete on an International stage. Next we’ll pay a visit to nearby Connemara Marble Factory before enjoying a well-earned dinner.

The next morning, we’ll explore the shores of the Wild Atlantic Way on horseback before paying a visit to Brigit’s Garden. That evening, we’ll enjoy dinner and a music session in the nearby village of Moycullen, gateway to Connemara.

There’s even more exploring on horseback on the agenda for Day 3, when you’ll get a sense of the huge diversity of the terrain in the Connemara area.

St Patrick’s Day will be busy because we will be preparing the ponies for display at the local St. Patrick’s Day parade, and you will be riding one of them!
You’ll have the opportunity to soak up the unique atmosphere and enjoy the music, dancing and craic before, during and after dinner!

Contact us for more details! Email Cait. Call +353876445589. Visit Connemara Equestrian Escapes website.

Gros Ventre River Ranch

Gros Ventre River Ranch Jackson Hole, Wyoming- Early Season Discounts and Flexible Short Stays for 2017

Gros Ventre River Ranch is an all-inclusive ranch that provides horseback riding, hiking, fly fishing, and wildlife viewing to families, couples, and singles. Join Gros Ventre River Ranch for early season specials! Until mid-June each year, this Jackson Hole Ranch offers discounted pricing and daily rates.

During this time, beginner, intermediate and advanced horseback rides go out twice a day, and fly fishing guides offer group clinics and private lessons on our stocked fishing ponds. In addition, the ranch offers a guided hike for guests looking to discover wildflower filled meadows, ranch lookouts and more!

Take advantage of:
Flexible stays during the Early Season 3 night minimum from June 11-25, 2017. Stays begin on Sunday or Wednesday.

Gros Ventre River Ranch rates are 12% less from peak season rates during the early season. Please see the rates page for more details on this Jackson Hole lodging deal.

Learn more! Call 307-733-4138. Email the ranch. Visit Gros Ventre River Ranch's website.

Sundance

Sundance Trail Ranch, Colorado - Our off-season rates are in!

That’s right! The summer season has come to a close and our Country Inn and Ranch B&B stays are in full swing. Join us for a single night or a full week and see just how wonderful the ranch can be throughout fall and winter. The air is crisp, the aspens are turning, the fireplace is burning and our cooks are preparing some of their best comfort foods. Bring your significant other for a romantic getaway, the family for a week of mountain fun or come by yourself for a quiet, relaxing reset. We’d love to have you!

Learn more by visiting Sundance Trail Guest Ranch's website or by calling 970-224-1222 or emailing Sundance Trail Ranch

CM Ranch summer discounts deals

CM Ranch, Wyoming: 10% Discounted Weeks in 2017 and the Fall Travel Special

CM Ranch's expansive ranch lands are contiguous with the Shoshone National Forest and Fitzpatrick Wilderness, allowing for seemingly endless private riding and fishing in country of stunning, unspoiled nature. Hike to glacial lakes and top mountain vistas. Prepare yourself for the picturesque views that can soften even the most ironclad of hearts.

Here are 2017 discounted rates:
10% Discounts in 2017 when you mention "Equitrekking" for the following weeks: June 4 – 11, June 11 – 18, June 18 – 25.

And August 27 – September 3 Adult week special: 10% off: Join us for evening wine and cheese rides and a Bucking Horse Beer Crawl.

Fall Special: 5 day special: September 3 – 8, 2017. $1215.00 per person, +taxes and gratuity.

Learn more! Call 307-455-2331. Email CM Ranch or visit CM Ranch's website.

Wyoming dude ranchers association

Wyoming Dude Ranchers Association- Get the free brochure!

The Wyoming Dude Ranchers Association has member Guest and Dude Ranches that have made a commitment to quality and providing an Authentic Western Wyoming Ranch vacation. What you can expect at all of these ranches are unspoiled endless views, clean air, great genuine Western hospitality and everybody going the extra length to make sure you have a great vacation. 

Learn more or get matched with your next Wyoming Dude Ranch Vacation by visiting requesting a free brochure, by emailing Kari or call 888-896-9372. 

Wyoming dude ranchers association Allens Diamond 4

Wyoming Dude Ranchers Association- Wilderness Horse Pack Trips in the Wind River Mountains

Allen's Diamond 4 Ranch is tucked away in the heart of the rugged Wind River Mountain Range. This is Wyoming’s highest wilderness guest ranch. For folks with a lust for adventure, there is no finer vacation than a Wilderness Horse Pack Trip to explore the Wind River Mountains. Stay in a log cabin at the Diamond 4 Ranch before heading deeper into the mountains for a 5 to 7 day pack trip. Camping with the horses in a lush green meadow at the base of snow-capped peaks, your guides will take you on various rides each day to lakes and other scenic vistas. We tailor the itinerary to suit the goals of your family or group, whether it is to fly fish, explore or just relax and enjoy. We furnish all camp equipment and food, and our experienced guides and cook will take excellent care of your group – you just enjoy the adventure in this breathtaking mountain landscape.
6 Day - $2400/adult - $2100/child age 6- 14
5 Day - $2050/adult - $1800/child age 6-14
4 Day - $1700/adult - $1500/child age 6-14

Groups less than 4 people:
6 Day - $3100/adult - $2500/child age 6-14
5 Day - $2600/adult - $2100/child age 6-14
4 Day - $2100/adult - $1700/child age 6-14

Learn more by emailing Kari, call 888-896-9372 or visit the Wyoming Dude Ranchers Association website.

Home Ranch riding

Home Ranch- Discover your Colorado Winter Vacation Dream

A Peaceful Paradise, 18 miles North of Steamboat Springs with luxury cabins, gourmet food, and private cross country skiing.

When Colorado's legendary snowfalls blanket the Elk River Valley in powder, The Home Ranch transforms into a sparkling white wonderland and becomes one of the most beautiful cross-country ski resorts in Colorado ~ with some of the best Nordic skiing in the world at your doorstep, luxe rustic accommodations, and one of the West's best chefs preparing your every meal.

Stay here and ski it all: Backcountry, Classic, Skate, Steamboat, Tele - and never once get behind the wheel of a car. We'll take care of every detail. Enjoy one of the finest all-inclusive Winter vacations on planet earth. You can fly direct to Steamboat Airport (HDN) from many major markets. We'll pick you up and bring you home. 

Learn about all-inclusive vacations this winter at The Home Ranch. 

Contact Home Ranch by phone at 800-688-2982 or 970-205-9049. Email Home Ranch. Learn more about Home Ranch.

Vee Bar Ranch winter rates

Vee Bar Guest Ranch- Winter & Spring Escape Package

Enjoy the Vee Bar in the fall, winter, and spring! The Vee Bar has been open for bed and breakfast since 1994, but this package allows guests to participate in more activities and meals at the ranch. The Vee Bar staff will make sure that you get the most out of your vacation while exploring the Vee Bar, the Snowy Range Mountains, and local attractions. Guests will need their own transportation to and from some of the activities off property. A three-night minimum stay is required to purchase this package. See our Escape Package Sample Schedule for activity and meal details.

Package Includes: lodging, meals, horseback riding, guided hiking/snowshoeing, evening entertainment on select nights, and two free-drink coupons (per person).
Prices: $260 per adult (18 and older), per night.
$220 per child (18 and under), per night
Free for children ages 5 and younger
See details for exclusions and inclusions.

Learn more visiting Vee Bar's website, by emailing the Vee Bar or calling 307-745-7036. 

Vee Bar Ranch winter rates

Vee Bar Guest Ranch- Ski Packages Are Back–and space is going fast!!

Stay at the Vee Bar Guest Ranch, Ski at Snowy Range Ski Area!

The Ski N’ Stay bed and breakfast specials are back! It is a deal you won’t be able to beat and an experience you will cherish forever! At the Vee Bar Guest Ranch, a homemade breakfast is included every day! The cabins along the banks of the Little Laramie River are the perfect place to get cozy, read a book, or play board games with other members of your party. After a day of skiing, enjoy the clear Wyoming sky and count stars from the outdoor hot tub. The John Wayne Saloon is the stage for a game of billiards, cards, or board games from our collection. For the non-skiers in your party, or for the days you don’t ski, the Medicine Bow National Forest provides miles and miles of snowshoeing and cross country ski trails. Give our office a call at 800-483-3227 to schedule your winter vacation!

See rates and details for the two-day package and three-day package.

Learn more visiting Vee Bar's website, by emailing the Vee Bar or calling 307-745-7036. 

Enchantment Equitreks Specialty Weeks Horseback riding

Enchantment Equitreks-  Add a yoga session to your ride and receive a yoga bag made from recycled feed bags

Enchantment Equitreks offers special weekends and week long clinics combining horseback riding and yoga. Join one of the following vacations.

Yoga Weekend
$1,500 5 DAYS, 4 NIGHTS, 3 DAYS OF YOGA AND RIDING
When you feel the need for a quick escape from the demands of a busy schedule our yoga weekend is just the place to slow life down. Every equestrian has felt the rejuvenating powers of being horseback in nature. We want to combined that healing with the grounding of yoga. Reconnect to your center with Aroma Therapy Hatha or enliven your evening with Vino and Vinyasa. With two yoga sessions daily and a creative list of classes to choose from we can build just the restorative weekend you are looking for. 

Yoga Retreat Week

$2,800 8 DAYS, 7 NIGHTS, 5 DAYS OF YOGA AND RIDING, 1 DAY IN SANTA FE
When you truly need to immerse yourself in the restorative powers of equine and yoga, this retreat balances your mind, nourish your body and lighten your soul. Each yoga session is hand crafted by our own Nicole Fitzgerald to suit your experience and needs. Our trail guides select each ride with your riding style and level in mind. In addition to your two yoga sessions per day we also offer a therapeutic massage and an introductory into Equi-Yoga. Essentially this week is about you and what you need to find peace and balance.

Learn more by visiting Enchantment Equitreks website, by emailng Justyn or call 575-430-7514.

Mustang horse adventures wyoming

Blue Sky Sage Horseback Vacations- Join the Mustang Horse Adventure in Wyoming

The wild horses of Wyoming that roam free in the high desert truly epitomize our tagline; Freedom - It Leaves Hoof Prints. Leave your own hoof prints as you ride out to find the mustangs in their home ranges. For advanced skill level, physically fit riders only. The jagged Wind River mountains are the backdrop to this spectacular country. Framing the view for the Mustang Horse Adventure are glacier-covered Temple Peak and Roaring Fork mountain, both at over 13,000 feet in elevation. 

$2800.00 U.S. Per Person
July 1-7, 2017 (Saturday through Friday)
July 11-17, 2017 (Wednesday through Tuesday)
August 24-30, 2017 (Thursday through Wednesday)

Learn more! Email Bobbi Wade. Call 307.260.7990. Visit their website.

Mustang horse adventures wyoming

Blue Sky Sage Horseback Vacations, Wyoming- Guys Ride Too!

While most of our riders are women, we welcome men who join their partner or spouse, or are solo, for select weeks that will fulfill the desire for adventure, horsemanship, and camaraderie. Blue Sky Sage offers Guys Ride Too! weeks each season, for mixed groups of adult men and women or groups of friends/family who are looking for more than the typical "nose to tail" dude ranch ride. These rides are open to couples and individual men and women who prefer to be with a mixed gender riding group, and can be customized to some extent.

The schedule varies from day to day, but you can plan on breakfast between 7:30 and 8:00 a.m. each morning, hitting the saddle by 9:00 and riding, with short breaks, until lunchtime. Arrival back at the horseback riding camps home base along the river is between 3:30 and 4:00 p.m. just in time for cocktails and hors de' oeuvres! 

Guys Ride Too! Mixed Group Rides
$2600.00 U.S. Per Person
July 21-27, 2017 (Friday through Thursday)
September 3-9, 2017 (Sunday through Saturday) "Alumni Week" 

First reservation for the week will determine whether the ride will be for Advanced Skill Level or Novice/Intermediate Skill Level Riders.

Learn more! Email Bobbi Wade. Call 307.260.7990. Visit their website.

Mustang horse adventures wyoming

Blue Sky Sage Horseback Vacations- Girls Ride Out in Wyoming

Better than "girls' night out"! Join a group of like-minded "cowgirls of the sage" to eat, drink, laugh and RIDE! You can live out your Cowgirl dreams at this adult horse camp for women with Blue Sky Sage, as you swing into an easy lope across the wide-open spaces of Wyoming. This horseback trail riding week is very Horse-oriented, with lots of "saddle time", no set daily schedule or regimen, and plenty of time to truly rest. 

$2600.00 U.S. Per Person
June 21-27, 2017 (Wednesday through Tuesday) Novice/Intermediate Skill Level Riders
August 4-10, 2017 (Friday through Thursday)
August 14-20, 2017 (Monday through Sunday)

First reservation for each week will determine whether the ride will be for Advanced Skill Level or Novice/Intermediate Skill Level Riders.

Learn more! Email Bobbi Wade. Call 307.260.7990. Visit their website.

Banff Trail Riders

Banff Trail Riders- Mention "Equitrekking" when you book a Banff Trail Riders 2017 backcountry trip and get 10% OFF!

Banff Trail Riders offers backcountry trips in the spectacular Rocky Mountains from 2 - 6 days in duration staying in lodges or wilderness campsites. In fact, they've been helping travellers into the wilderness on horseback since 1962 and led the Equitrekking team on a pack trip for their Emmy-winning PBS TV show. Mention "Equitrekking" when you book a Banff Trail Riders 2017 backcountry trip and get 10% OFF!

This discount means even more, because right now Canadian exchange rates are so favorable to US travelers. 

Learn more! Email Banff Trail Riders. Call 800-661-8352 or 403-762-4551. Visit their website.

Lone Mountain Ranch

Lone Mountain Ranch- Skier's Getaway Package 

Avoid the weekend crowds and enjoy a quiet ski escape at Lone Mountain Ranch this winter. Keep it simple and recharge your battery for a night with our bed and breakfast getaway or extend your stay with our all-inclusive skier's package. Enjoy authentic lodging, a night by the fire, fine dining, and over 85 kilometers of Nordic trails. Valid Sundays through Wednesdays until April 3, 2017

Mid-week B&B packages starting at $189 per couple.

Learn more! Call 800-514-4644 or 406-995-4644. Email Lone Mountain Ranch. Visit Lone Mountain Ranch's website.

Lone Mountain Ranch

Lone Mountain Ranch- Big Sky B&B Package

The Big Sky Bed & Breakfast includes lodging and breakfast for two, allowing you the freedom to plan the rest of your day exactly how you'd like it. Take advantage of every aspect of the ranch, from our expert guides to our full-service restaurant and saloon, venture into Yellowstone National Park for guided backcountry touring, or be the first up the tram at Big Sky Resort.

Weekend B&B packages starting at $249 per night for two.

Learn more! Call 800-514-4644 or 406-995-4644. Email Lone Mountain Ranch. Visit Lone Mountain Ranch's website.

Western Pleasure dude ranch spa

Western Pleasure Guest Ranch- Mountain-to-Lake-Spa-Package

Enjoy all the amenities of a year round, full service guest ranch and experience the pride of 60 years of ranching and the heritage of five generations at Western Pleasure Guest Ranch in Idaho's Northern Panhandle, near Sandpoint. This riding and spa package includes:

Five nights lodging at the Western Pleasure Guest Ranch
A day at The Spa at Seasons in Sandpoint
Three mouth watering meals a day
Horseback riding
Dinner cruise on Lake Pend Orielle
Access to boutique shopping
Pristine views and relaxation.
You will find that the Western Pleasure Guest Ranch and the Spa at Seasons will provide the perfect atmosphere to reconnect with old friends and to create lasting memories.

THIS ALL-INCLUSIVE FIVE-NIGHT PACKAGE IS A VALUE AT $1525.00 PER PERSON PLUS TAX.

Book this trip or learn more by emailing Janice. Visit Western Pleasure's website. Call (208) 263-9066. 

Western Pleasure dude ranch ski

Western Pleasure Guest Ranch- Log Cabin Getaway with Skiing

Ever wanted to ski down remote hills and perfectly groomed runs in the secluded wilderness and then, at the end of the day, return to a warm cabin and sit in front of a crackling fire? With our Schweitzer Ski Vacation package, you can do all of that and more. Start out your trip with a hearty country gourmet breakfast in the Grand Lodge and then travel a few miles to Schweitzer Ski Resort, North Idaho, Sandpoint’s premier ski facility.

After a long day of skiing, return to Western Pleasure Guest Ranch for warmth beside a crackling fire inside your secluded cabin. This all inclusive ski package includes two nights lodging for two in one of our cozy, log cabins, one day of skiing at Schweitzer Mountain Ski Resort, a romantic horse drawn sleigh ride for two, and a hearty ranch breakfast served in the main lodge two mornings.

$535.00/Couple (plus taxes)

If this sounds like so much fun you would like stay longer then just add $225.00 per day to the package and you will receive an extra night lodging and an extra day of skiing for two.

If you don’t have time for a two-day ski vacation, you can always opt for our one-day ski vacation option. The one-night, all inclusive ski vacation package includes everything offered in the two-night package above, but with a one-night stay. The one night option is available Sunday through Thursday.

$385.00/Couple (plus taxes)

Packages not available December 20th – January 1st

Book this trip or learn more by emailing Janice. Visit Western Pleasure's website. Call (208) 263-9066. 

clew bay trail ride ireland

Clew Bay Trail Ride in Ireland- Ride the Wild Atlantic Way! 20% discount on all vacations booked before Feb 28, 2017

The Clew Bay Trail Ride takes small groups of experienced riders on quality Irish horses through the spectacular Clew Bay region along Ireland’s Wild Atlantic Way. Join a 6-day trail riding vacation through the ever-changing landscapes of small villages, breathtaking sandy beaches, sea and off-shore islands, country lanes, mountain tracks and local heritage sites, stopping for a picnic along the way.

Mention "Equitrekking" and get 20% off on all vacations booked before Feb 28, 2017.

Book this trip or learn more by emailing Padraic. Visit the Clew Bay website. Call 00 353 98 25616. 

C Lazy U winter travel deals

C Lazy U, Colorado- Spring Break March 12 - April 9

Located in Granby, Colorado, C Lazy U Ranch has something for everyone. Enjoy the C Lazy U's Five-Spur ranch lifestyle in our cozy cabins this Spring Break. Spoil yourself with our gourmet dining and Top-Rated Spa. Relish all the activities that the C Lazy U has to offer on an all-inclusive basis! Spoil yourself with our gourmet dining and Top-Rated Spa. Relish all the activities that the C Lazy U has to offer including:

Horseback Riding, Private Snowcat Skiing*, Snowmobiling*, Ice Skating and Hockey, Cross-Country Skiing, Sleigh Rides*, Tubing, Sledding (C Lazy U Luge)

The best part about the Ranch is that it is all-inclusive and most activities are included in your nightly rate! RATES (per person per night): March 12 – April 9, 2017 (per person per night): Adults Double Occupancy: $355, Adults Single Occupancy: $405

Children age 3-17: $225
Modified Kids Program: eat meals as a family, counselors supervise kids between breakfast and lunch and between lunch and dinner
2-night minimum

Learn more! Call 970-887-3344. Visit C Lazy U's website. Email C Lazy U.

 

Circle Z Ranch

Circle Z Ranch, Arizona- Adults only Special: January 29-February 12, 2017

10% off our published rates! from Sunday to Sunday Stay: $1,869 and Sunday to Thursday Stay: $1,248.

Pack your finest western wear and join us for a special time where we celebrate our grown-up guests. This adults only special is ideal for guests traveling solo, with friends, or as couples. We guarantee a quiet and relaxing time. We plan your week, you plan your attire!

*Prices include tax and service charge.
*Prices per person for a standard room. Rates are different for cottages and suites.
*No other discounts apply.

Circle Z is a historic guest ranch in scenic Southern Arizona, offering phenomenal horseback riding on well trained horses over hundreds of miles of trails.

Learn more or make a reservation by calling 888-854-2525. Visit Circle Z Ranch's website. Email Circle Z Ranch.

Circle Z Ranch

Circle Z Ranch, Arizona- End of Season Old Hand Week: April 30-May 7, 2017

15% off our published rates! from Sunday to Sunday Stay: $1,765 and Sunday to Thursday Stay: $1,178.

During this very special week, we celebrate all of our old hands, many who have been loyal to our ranch for decades! But no matter if you have been coming for 30 years or for 1 year, please join us for this well planned week. We will include a rodeo at our new Z Bar property, a Cinco De Mayo party complete with Mariachi’s, plus a Saturday afternoon at the Sonoita Horse Races! Break out your finest for an eventful week at the historic Circle Z!

*Prices include tax and service charge.
*Prices per person for a standard room. Rates are different for cottages and suites.
*No other discounts apply.

Circle Z is a historic guest ranch in scenic Southern Arizona, offering phenomenal horseback riding on well trained horses over hundreds of miles of trails.

Learn more or make a reservation by calling 888-854-2525. Visit Circle Z Ranch's website. Email Circle Z Ranch.

Geronimo Trail Guest Ranch deals

Geronimo Trail Guest Ranch- Trail Riding, Western Adventure, History and Unforgettable Scenery

Join Geronimo Trail Guest Ranch for a riding vacation and enjoy scenic beauty in the mountains of the breathtaking, untouched Gila National Forest in SW New Mexico. See the land Geronimo was born and grew up in. Discover 1,000 year old Mimbres cliff dwellings and pictographs. From atop your well-trained horse watch abundant herds of elk, as well as mule deer, and javelina. Come enjoy the warm hospitality, delicious food and extraordinary peacefulness the Geronimo Trail Guest Ranch offers. Open March through mid-November.

Learn more or make a reservation by emailing Meris or calling (575)-772-5157; or visit Geronimo Trail Guest Ranch's website.

Elkhorn Ranch travel deals

Elkhorn Ranch, Arizona- Kids Stay Free Through High School & Special Workshop Weeks

An Elkhorn Ranch, vacation is a relaxing adventure ... Park your car, lose your keys in the bottom of your bags, and let friendly capable horses, grand and intimately beautiful country and the simple joy of time with good friends fill your day. You’ll enjoy half and all-day rides, tailored to your experience and interests, comfortable living in Elkhorn’s cabins amidst curious Sonoran vegetation and birds, hearty healthy good, and camaraderie.

2016 & 2017 Season Dates: Sunday, November 13, 2016 to Sunday, April 23, 2017

Extended Stay Relax & Ride
Enjoy two week rate that discounts your visit about 5% off of the normal weekly rate, or three week rate that drops about 12% normal from the weekly rate

Kids Stay Kids through High School
No charge for children 5 and under, and 45% discount for kids 6-15 & 35% discount for teens 16-18 off of normal weekly rate

Workshop Weeks
Add creative flair and camaraderie to your week, at no extra charge

• Friends of Western Art Week - April 2 - 9, 2017

Learn more by visiting Elkhorn Ranch's website. Call 520-822-1040. Email Mary.

White Stallion Ranch Arizona Travel Deals

White Stallion Ranch, Arizona- The Art of Dutch Oven Cooking: March 12-16, 2017

If you’re a hiker, camper, fisherman, hunter or backyard enthusiast this is the perfect workshop for you. Have you ever wished you could cook your outdoor meals in a Dutch Oven, but had no idea where to begin? Dave Lookingbill provides your education from start to finish. You will be taught everything you need to know: from building and controlling your fire, seasoning the Dutch Oven, recipes and techniques for cooking breakfast, lunch, dinner and dessert. There will be first-hand cooking experience for all, including demonstrations of techniques and tools.

Dave was born and raised in rural Idaho, where his mother instilled a love of good food and slow cooking in all of her children. He had covered most of the American West as a wrangler and a farrier when he took a job at a Dude Ranch in Arizona over 40 years ago. It was there he found a Dutch Oven and began experimenting with traditional recipes. It wasn’t long before Dave was catering Western Events as a featured cook, and today his friends will tell you “There’s nothing he can’t make in a Dutch Oven…”

Our Dutch Oven Cooking workshop leaves plenty of time to relax and enjoy the amenities of the ranch. Horseback riding, though not included in this workshop, may be purchased a la carte. The ranch offers a heated pool, Redwood hot tub, fitness center, movie theater, recreation room, evening entertainment and guided hikes.

Your tuition includes; a Margarita welcome party, 4 nights lodging, all meals, ranch activities, airport transfers from Tucson International Airport, and 3 days of cooking classes.

Double occupancy $1,100* per person ~ Single occupancy $1,325*
including tax and service charge. Workshop is Limited to 12 guests to provide each student plenty of time with the Chef. 

To book your vacation, contact White Stallion Ranch or call 520.297.0252 and in the USA 888.977.2624.

White Stallion Ranch Arizona Travel Deals

White Stallion Ranch, Arizona- Celebrate Summer with the Cactus Kids Special Family Rates for 2017- June 1st through August 31th 2017

Just $1,483 for your Family of 4 for 3 Nights. 5 Night Package $2,225 for your Family of 4. Enjoy Summer Family Savings of 20%.
Rates for additional nights and families of all sizes are available

Special Includes: family lodging, all meals, horseback riding, evening entertainment and one free riding lesson per child. Your family will ride, swim, enjoy our lighted sport courts, tennis courts, movie theatre and game room; learn about horses, critters, and desert rocks.

Ask about our weekly schedule for Stargazing, Art Classes and Ranch Rodeo! It’s not just a vacation, it’s an education…but don’t tell the kids!
*3-night minimum required. Package is based on limited availability, may not be combined with any other offers or specials and may be discontinued without notice. Additional per-person rates apply for families of five or more.  Not applicable to groups. Rates are subject to AZ state sales tax and 15% gratuity. 

To book your vacation, contact White Stallion Ranch or call 520.297.0252 and in the USA 888.977.2624.

White Stallion Ranch Arizona Travel Deals

White Stallion Ranch, Arizona- December 2017 Special: Sunday, November 26th 2017 – Saturday, Dec 16th 2017

How about a little present to yourself? It’s not too soon to start planning for December. With these great rates, space will go quickly. Rates include lodging, all meals, horseback riding (except Sunday), airport transfers from the Tucson International Airport, and use of the ranch facilities. Depending on your choice of dates, a few of the highlights will be a steak cookout, breakfast ride, all-day ride in the Saguaro National Monument, our signature Indian Oven dinner, guided nature hike, a rodeo exhibition, and a variety of evening programs.

Four Nights – Five Days
Double: $735.00/person * ($183.75/extra nights)
Single: $800.00/person * ($200.00/extra nights)
Deluxe Single: $1.075.00/person * ($268.75/extra nights)
Third Person in Room: $438.00/person ($109.50 extra nights)

Seven Nights – Eight Days
Double: $1,223.00/person * ($174.72/extra nights)
Single: $1,333.00/person * ($190.43/extra nights)
Deluxe Single: $1,790.00/person * ($255.72/extra nights)
Third Person in Room: $731.00/person ($104.43 extra nights)
*rates are subject to 8.1% tax and 15% service charge

Escape to a stress free, save haven for a few days. No worry about what to do, where to eat, or what to wear. It’s blue jean country, and the attire is casual. Enjoy horseback riding, hiking and rock climbing, delicious food, and delightful camaraderie. It’s the perfect fix to gear up for the hustle and bustle of the holiday season.

To book your vacation, contact White Stallion Ranch or call 520.297.0252 and in the USA 888.977.2624.

White Stallion Ranch Arizona Travel Deals

White Stallion Ranch, Arizona- Summer Bonanza in Spring 2017: Sun, May 14th 2017 – Sun, June 11th 2017

This special is as golden as the desert in bloom. Bask in the warm early summer sun and enjoy the multitude of desert blossoms on the palo verde trees, ironwood trees, saguaro, and cholla cacti. It’s a Kodak moment every where you turn. Delight yourself with the frolics of our new-born longhorn calves. Our packages include lodging, all meals, horseback riding (except Sundays), cookouts, airport transfers from the Tucson International Airport, and daily ranch activities.

FOUR NIGHTS – FIVE DAYS
Double: $735.00/person* ($183.75/extra nights)
Single: $800.00/person* ($200.00/extra nights)
Deluxe Single: $1075.00* ($268.75/extra nights)
Third person: $438.00* ($109.50/extra nights)

SEVEN NIGHTS – EIGHT DAYS
Double: $1,220.00/person* ($174.29/extra nights)
Single: $1,332.00/person* ($190.29/extra nights)
Deluxe Single: $1,790.00* ($255.72/extra nights)
Third person: $731.00* ($104.43/extra nights)

Please Note: The Hacienda rates starts at 6 people before the additional person rate applies
*rates are subject to 8.1% tax and 15% service charge

To book your vacation, contact White Stallion Ranch or call 520.297.0252 and in the USA 888.977.2624.

Vista Verde Branding Week

Vista Verde Guest Ranch, Colorado- March 2017 Special

Help us wrap up our winter season with discounted rates at this Steamboat Springs, upscale guest ranch. Save $50/night/person for a stay between March 19-23, 2017. Enjoy the spring-like feel as the sun shines a bit warmer, the snow is a little slushy, and we’re soaking up the last bit of winter fun. 

Learn more by calling 800-526-7433. Email Stephanie. Visit Vista Verde Ranch's website.

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Vista Verde Guest Ranch, Colorado- Horsemanship Retreat March 19-23, 2017

The Vista Verde Horsemanship Retreats have been very popular for guests looking for a bit more in-depth focus on their riding skills. We refer to this special event as a Horsemanship Retreat, as it is really all that you get in a great horsemanship clinic with a retreat-like feel added in after hours. The ranch is so quiet, the group intimate with smaller numbers, and it is a great time to recharge and relax when you are not riding. The clinics offer an intensive riding experience for novice to intermediate riders. Clinic numbers are limited to 10-12 participants to ensure a more productive learning environment.

2017 clinic dates are: March 19-23, 2017

Rate: $1,795/person

Learn more by calling 800-526-7433. Email Stephanie. Visit Vista Verde Ranch's website.

Vista Verde John Lyons

Vista Verde Guest Ranch, Colorado- Share and Save

We want to make it easier to get your friends together for a Colorado Guest Ranch vacation. During certain times of the season, if more than 2 people share a cabin, we will give 50% off our all-inclusive rates for the additional guests. Get your girlfriends together and save, grab another couple and save, heck maybe even bring your in-laws…..well, we’ll leave that decision up to you.

This offer is valid during our adult-only times, both summer and winter, based on availability. Check out our all-inclusive resort rates for more details on our rates at this Steamboat Springs, Colorado dude ranch.

Learn more by calling 800-526-7433. Email Stephanie. Visit Vista Verde Ranch's website.

Horse Country Campground

Horse Country Campground, Canada- Labour Day Long Weekend Travel Deal

In the heart of the Ottawa Valley lies a horseback riding vacation paradise along the Ottawa River-- Horse Country Campground. Book 2 nights and get 1 FREE September 15-17, 2017.

Join us for a fun long weekend of camping fun and horses!

Learn more by calling 613-867-0585 or emailing Horse Country Campground. Visit Horse Country's website.

Horse Country Campground

Horse Country Campground, Canada- De Spook Clinic with Cindy Fuerth

In the heart of the Ottawa Valley lies a horseback riding vacation paradise along the Ottawa River-- Horse Country Campground. This is a cannot miss weekend May 20 and 21st, 2017 with Cindy Fuerth, owner of the Brookston Horse Park, who will be leading her fabulous De-Spook and Mountain Trail Clinics.

This Course is designed to provide you with proper De spooking methods, similar to the mounted Patrol Horses begin with.

Learn more by calling 613-867-0585 or emailing Horse Country Campground. Visit Horse Country's website.

Horse Country Campground

Horse Country Campground, Canada Day Long Weekend Travel Deal

Horseback riding ranch vacations, campground and Canada’s top whitewater rafting resort one hour West of Ottawa, Ontario. Book 2 nights of camping July 1-3, 2017 and get 1 FREE!

Enjoy Canada Day with with horses and friends out on the trails, camping and resort fun!

Learn more by calling 613-867-0585 or emailing Horse Country Campground. Visit Horse Country's website.

Horse Country Campground

Horse Country Campground, Canada- David Cowley Advanced Extreme Cowboy and 2 Way Horsemanship Clinic

In the heart of the Ottawa Valley lies a horseback riding vacation paradise along the Ottawa River-- Horse Country Campground. Join David for 2 amazing clinics: 2 days of sharing, teaching and discussion on extreme cowboy competition and for another separate 2 day clinic, where he will teach you his unique approach to building a partnership with horse and rider, build extreme trust.

You can read more about David’s clinics and how you can register HERE!

David will also be offering a limited number of private lessons prior to the clinic by appointment only. Limited spots!

Learn more by calling 613-867-0585 or emailing Horse Country Campground. Visit Horse Country's website.

Bar W guest ranch deals

Bar W Guest Ranch, Montana- Western Cattle Drive Adventure

Retreat to the beautiful Bar W Guest Ranch on Spencer Lake in Northwest Montana a cattle drive adventure vacation. 

2017 Dates: June 3 – 10, 2017 and September 23 – 30, 2017

We’ll begin at the Ranch with horsemanship lessons, working with cattle, getting your seat and making sure you and your horse are a match. Then, we’ll head out for four days and three nights to our base camp located on the Blackfeet Indian Reservation. You’ll ride as far as the eye can see over thousands of acres of Indian Territory. You’ll gather cattle, driving them over the open prairie and to the corrals to brand calves and care for the herd. You’ll feel like a real cowhand riding out long horns, cows, bulls, and possibly even bucking horses.

After returning to the Ranch from the cattle drive, relax in the hot tub or by the fire, then enjoy a homemade dinner you will not forget. The next day, adventure to the Canadian border for one last all-day ride and enjoy the lush, open meadows of Swisher Lake.

Learn more by calling 406-863-9099 or toll free at 866-828-2900 and emailing Bar W. Visit Bar W's website.

Bar W guest ranch deals

Bar W Guest Ranch, Montana- Adults Only Dude Ranch Weeks for 2017

Please come and join us for a week of fun for the Bar W Ranch Adults Only Week. Singles, couples and parents alike are invited to unwind for a 6 night getaway.  Immerse yourself in nature while exploring Montana’s spectacular and diverse scenery by horseback. Relax, have fun, and let your stress evaporate into the fresh mountain air. Explore the mountainous terrain surrounding the Ranch and open meadows of Swisher Lake. Guests can saddle up and enjoy thousands of acres of Montana wilderness on horseback or enjoy arena activities including barrel racing, cow sorting, or horsemanship lessons. Your biggest daily dilemma will be choosing between the fantastic trail riding, working on horsemanship skills, or relaxing in the fresh Montana air.

If you’d like to spend some time out of the saddle we offer skeet shooting, hiking, mountain biking, fly fishing lessons, archery, campfires, wagon rides, and more. Relax by the cozy fire or loosen up in our hot tub before a homemade dinner you will not soon forget. Join us for a beautiful riding vacation at our The Bar W and prepare for lasting memories.

2017 Dates: May 28 – June 3, 2017, September 17 – 23, 2017 and October 8 – 14, 2017

Learn more by calling 406-863-9099 or toll free at 866-828-2900 and emailing Bar W. Visit Bar W's website.

Bar W guest ranch deals

Bar W Guest Ranch, Montana- Photography Retreats. Sign up now for October 2017.

What do you get when you combine the splendor of Montana scenery with majestic horses, authentic cowboys, and wildlife? The answer is a photographer’s dream vacation.

Escape to the Bar W on Spencer Lake, in the fall, for a photography vacation of a lifetime. Catering to amateurs and professional photographers, the Bar W is offering an all inclusive 6-night photography week package – complete with a professional instructor.

This full week of unparalleled photo opportunities, both on and off the Ranch. This is your chance to photograph the splendor and beauty of Montana nature, as well as the wildlife provided by the Triple D Game Farm. Triple D’s facilities include over 120 exotic animals, typically including mountain lions, grizzly bears, wolves, and a variety of young cats. The week also includes a herd of running horses, cowboys and cowgirls in full regalia, fly fishing scenes, action shots, and incredible landscape photo opportunities.

2017: October 21 – 28, 2017

Learn more by calling 406-863-9099 or toll free at 866-828-2900 and emailing Bar W. Visit Bar W's website.

Siwash Lake Ranch Fall Vacations

Siwash Lake Ranch- Luxury Resort in the Heartland of British Columbia

Siwash Lake Ranch in British Columbia’s rugged is a haven for couples seeking the perfect blend of romance, relaxation and adventure. During the All-inclusive "Luxury Equine Experience, explore 80,000 acres of open range with professional guides—real Canadian cowboys and cow girls—and satisfy your desire for adventure.

Learn more on Siwash Lake Ranch's website. Call 250-395-6541 or Email Siwash Lake Ranch.

Poronui stables new zealand horse riding vacations

Poronui Luxury Horse Riding Holidays in New Zealand- The Equestrian Explorer Package

Nestled in the secluded Taharua valley, Poronui is a luxury wilderness lodge where guests may enjoy fishing, hunting and horseback riding treks with top-notch accommodations, gourmet cuisine and fine wines. From September 1st to May 31st, bring your own horse or ride one of Poronui's on the Equestrain Explorer package: three nights share twin accommodation, two nights at Poronui Lodge and one night "Glamping" at Poronui's rustic-luxe Safari Camp, two days guided trekking, gourmet meals and more! Ride horses through native beech forest, manuka scrub, pine and eucalyptus forest and open grassland. Enjoy breath taking views of the Taharua Valley, Kaimanawa and Kaweka Ranges, and Mohaka River. 

Enjoy all the comforts of home, gourmet meals and fine local wines. Go "Glamping" at Poronui's Safari Camp so you can get a taste of the early years in New Zealand - when immigrants settled in isolated wilderness beside wild rivers like the Mohaka and Taharua that run through Poronui.

Learn more by emailing Poronui or visiting Poronui's website

Marble Mountain Ranch discounts

Marble Mountain Guest Ranch, California- Active Military and Police Officers Discount

This Northern California guest ranch in Somes Bar offers primary family members of Peace Officers and Active Military a 10% discount from regular pricing on any of the ranch's offerings. Pick from your choice of Guest Ranch Vacations inlcuding the prime season saddle / paddle vacations, shoulder season short stays, or even Fall season stealhead fly fishing packages.

"We appreciate the service you offer, and wish to give back as we are able. If you are a wounded vet, you may call us privately about a personalized pricing program (1-800-552-6284)!"

Learn more about Marble Mountain Ranch. Emal Marble Mountain Ranch.

Cherokee Park Ranch

Cherokee Park Ranch, Colorado- Book all-inclusive during our "Low Season" and receive 15% off of your rates!

Book your all inclusive stay at Cherokee Park Ranch during our "Low Season" dates and receive 15% Off of your rates!

Cherokee Park ranch is an all-inclusive, family-friendly guest ranch located in the Rocky Mountains in Livermore, Colorado. Owning over 120 horses, most of which were born & raised right here, we have a horse for every shape, size, & ability. Come spend a week with us in one of our rustic cabins or historic lodge accommodations! You will eat incredible food, explore the Rocky Mountains horseback, square dance, fish, rodeo, learn how to rope, take a hay ride, skeet shoot, river raft, relax, swim, chase some cattle, sight see, mountain bike, treat yourself with a massage, learn to paint, create lasting memories, and so much more!

Our Early Season begins May 28th and runs until June 18th. During this time we offer ALL of our fantastic activities & our kids program at a 15% discount from our High Season (discounted rates shown below). We operate on a Saturday to Saturday basis.

Rates:
Adults $1785 (7 Nights)
6-12 year olds $1360 (7 Nights)
2-5 year olds $977 (7 Nights)
Under 2 years No Charge
Details:
Rates include lodging, all meals, and all other activities.
The only extra charges are Colorado Sales tax (4.65% ) and a staff gratuity (15%).
The River Rafting ($60) and Boat Trip ($30) are optional activities you may choose to participate in.

Learn more by emailing Cherokee Park Ranch, calling 970-493-6522 or visiting Cherokee Park Ranch's website.

Sylvan Dale Guest Ranch

Sylvan Dale Guest Ranch, Colorado- Native American Week - July 16-22, 2017

Sylvan Dale Ranch is a family owned horse and cattle ranch, offering horse riding adventures and trophy trout fly-fishing on 3,200 acres in the Rocky Mountain foothills. The ranch welcomes you to join for a trip back in time! Gray Wolf, Shines and/or other historians transform part of the ranch into an authentic, historically accurate Cheyenne camp from the mid-1800s, complete with tipis, buffalo hides, tomahawks, saddles, rifles, buckskin and rawhide, old-time beadwork and much more!

Sylvan Dale's regular Dude Ranch program will still be in operation, with the added fun of Tipi Camp and Gray Wolf. After you’ve had your fill of horseback riding, trap shooting, white water rafting, hiking, and various other activities, you can head over to Cottonwood Gulch to spend time at Tipi Camp! You can learn about tomahawk & knife throwing, arrow making, fire making, Native American sign language, wild edibles, and of course the Great Plains culture.

Join Cheyenne historians for a week you’ll never forget!

Learn more by emailing Karen, calling (970) 667-3915 ext. 11 or visiting the Sylvan Dale website.

Sylvan Dale Guest Ranch

Sylvan Dale Guest Ranch, Colorado- Thanksgiving Getaway - November 23-26, 2017

This "over-the-river-and-through-the-woods" getaway is perfect for the whole family. After check-in on Thursday, head to the Heritage for a complimentary beverage before sitting down to a Traditional Thanksgiving Feast.

Fill the days with horse-drawn wagon-rides, hikes, trail rides, ranch chores, a draft horse workshop, fly-casting clinic, tour of the cattle ranching facilities, natural history and geology tours, and pond fishing. Lots to do…no pressure to do it.

Grab a cup of hot cider and allow yourself some football couch time, or snuggle in for a fireside chat with family and newly-made friends. Don’t miss the traditional showing of "The Wizard of Oz," for kids of all ages, complete with popcorn and sodas!

You can have the best of both worlds — a traditional Thanksgiving with family and friends and none of the work that typically goes with it!

Learn more by emailing Karen, calling (970) 667-3915 ext. 11 or visiting the Sylvan Dale website.

drowsy water ranch colorado

Drowsy Water Ranch, Colorado- 2017 Discounted Weeks & Adult Only Dates

For over 85 years Drowsy Water Ranch, nestled in its own private mountain valley in Granby, has been providing folks and families from around the world with authentic Western vacations. The 2017 season runs May 28th to Sep 9th.

Discounted Weeks for 2017:
15% discount for weekly stays for the week starting May 28th.
5% disocunt for weekly stays for the week starting June 4th
10% discount for weekly stays for the week starting August 20th.
Weeks starting August 27th and September 3rd are 15% discount for ADULTS ONLY, groups and special events.

Learn more about Drowsy Water Ranch. Call 970-725-3456/ 800-845-2292. Email Drowsy Water Ranch.

C Lazy U yoga retreat

C Lazy U- 3-night Women’s Retreat with Cowgirl Yogini Cathy Woods May 11- 14, 2017

RATE: $385 per person per night plus tax and service charge.

What do you get when you combine a Yogini, horses and a world class ranch? You get a renewing, fun, awareness journey through yoga and horses.
Body, Mind, Equine™ is not really about “doing yoga postures on the back of your horse,” though we do a few stretches in the saddle. The program is about how to use yoga & yogic principles to improve your horsemanship from ground to saddle. Note:Cathy Woods does not claim to be a horse trainer or riding instructor; her goal is to assist students in becoming more aware, conscious riders.

This all-inclusive fun and educational program combines “body and breathing awareness” with “energy and present moment awareness”. Much of these skills can be applied to all areas of life! In this retreat you will greet the day with a gentle morning yoga class including good stretches for riders, followed by workshops on meditation, breath-work and exploring the parallels of yoga and horsemanship. Time is spent on the mat, ground work and energy exercises in the arena with horses, saddle time and of course trail rides!

All levels of yogis and riders welcome, including beginners.

Learn more! Call 970-887-3344. Visit C Lazy U's website. Email C Lazy U.

Resort at Paws Up Montana Roundup

The Resort at Paws Up, Montana- Cowgirl Spring Roundup April 2017

Immerse yourself in a weekend of true cowgirl culture April 27–30, 2017. The Cowgirl Spring Roundup is a three-day adventure led by four National Cowgirl Museum and Hall of Fame Honorees. During the days, you’ll learn how to rope, ride and shoot ranch-life photography with the best of them. And at night, you’ll unwind with fine food, wine and campfire stories under the stars. 

Learn more by visiting The Resort at Paws Up website, emailing The Resort at Paws Up or calling 877-959-3791.


Various Dates Throughout the Year

Hacienda Zuleta Ecuador

Hacienda Zuleta, Ecuador- Special Value Discounts

Visit this 17th Century Luxury Eco-farm located 2 hours from Quito, Ecuador's capital city. Hacienda Zuleta has been recognized by National Geographic, Conde Nast Traveler and dozens of other publications as one of the most exciting and authentic places to visit in South America.

Infants up to 3 years stay free • Children up to 12 years of age cost 50% of the rate • Extended stays (4-6 nights) 5% discount • Week stays (6 or more nights) 10% discount • Family & Friends (5-10 members) 5% discount • Groups (more than 10 members) 5% discount 

For more information or to book a reservationEmail Hacienda Zuleta. Visit Hacienda Zuleta's website.

castle leslie travel deals

Castle Leslie - 3 or 5 days Horse Sport Package

The Castle Leslie Estate in Ireland offers an idyllic setting for outdoor activity and adventure. It is the perfect place to discover the thrill of exploring the beautiful Irish countryside on horseback. We welcome riders of all ability and offer expert tuition, gentle hacks and exhilarating cross-country rides. The Equestrian Centre combines the authentic charm of a country estate with all the amenities you’d expect from one of Ireland’s best horse-riding locations. As one of Europe’s finest equestrian playgrounds, Castle Leslie Estate offers memorable horse riding holiday experiences for riding enthusiasts of all levels.  So whether you’re a beginner or an experienced rider, Castle Leslie Estate is the place for you.

Contact: Email Castle Leslie. Call +353 (0) 47 88 100 Visit Castle Leslie website.
 

castle leslie travel deals

Castle Leslie - 3 or 5 days Happy Hackers Equestrian Vacation Package

Happy Hackers is for anyone who enjoys the simple pleasure of exploring the countryside on horseback. This package involves daily estate riding. This is a 3 or a 5 day programme, 3 hours riding per day, 3 or 5 nights bed & breakfast and a 2 course meal each evening in Conor's Bar. Activity will be part of a group session.

Contact: Email Castle Leslie. Call +353 (0) 47 88 100 Visit Castle Leslie website.
 

castle leslie travel deals

Castle Leslie - Learn to Ride in 5 days

For the beginners or riders who wish to improve their riding skills whilst enjoying some gentle hacks around the Estate. Each rider will receive a series of lessons culminating in a 2 hour ride around the Estate. This is a 5 day programme, 3 hours riding per day, 5 nights bed & breakfast and a 2 course meal in Conor's Bar each evening. Activity will be part of a group.

Contact: Email Castle Leslie. Call +353 (0) 47 88 100 Visit Castle Leslie website.
 

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