Cowboy Tales

Guests who stay at the Rancho definitely aren't "roughing it".  The food, accommodations, amenities and spa services are all top notch. While guests may get a little dirty riding the open range, our staff does everything in its power to make sure everyone's stay is as comfortable and luxurious as possible. But what would a ...

2017-08-25T05:02:08+00:00 April 27th, 2017|

Experienced Riders Love What We Offer

We attract all levels of riders to the Rancho, so we have routes and horses to accommodate every ability and mood.  Many of our experienced riders return again and again because there is always something new to keep things fresh and exciting.  Here are just a few reasons they keep coming back: We gallop. ...

2017-08-23T00:36:13+00:00 April 13th, 2017|

The Golden Eagle: National Bird of Mexico

When you visit the Rancho you will discover an incredible range of birds out on the rides, and the eagle is just one of those magnificent species. The eagle is North America’s largest bird of prey and rather importantly, the Golden Eagle is the national bird of Mexico. The birds are dark brown in colour, ...

2017-08-25T05:05:59+00:00 April 11th, 2017|

Is it possible to carry a piece of happiness home?

My last afternoon at the Rancho was overcast. ‘Strange weather,’ the manager Jenny said. ‘It’s never like this.’ The only other guest didn’t feel like riding. It was just me. At the corral, I looked for Carlos, the intelligent ex-software developer, who had re-trained as a wrangler. Along with Miguel – a sparky, young speed-demon ...

2017-08-23T01:04:01+00:00 March 30th, 2017|

March 29 – April 02, 2017
Horses: Elixir for the Soul

MANUELA STEFAN OF ‘GRACEFUL HORSES’ PRESENT: "HORSES:   ELIXIR FOR THE SOUL" A GROUNDING AND CONNECTING JOURNEY WITH THE HELP OF THE HERD MARCH 17-21, 2017 (few spots left)          MARCH 23-27, 2017         MARCH 29-APRIL 2, 2017 A Transformative Experience Join us at the Rancho for a magical, soul-enriching ...

2017-09-24T20:29:42+00:00 March 29th, 2017|

Staff Spotlight: Mayte

Position:  Evening Cook What are your general responsibilities as Evening Cook?  I am responsible for all of the dinner preparations every evening, including cooking the four-course dinner.  Estella helps me. When did you start at the Rancho?  October 2008 What is the first thing you do when you start work each day?  I review the ...

2017-08-26T14:50:10+00:00 March 27th, 2017|