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 ...

2017-07-15T21:27:39+00:00 April 27th, 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 ...

2017-07-15T21:31:31+00:00 March 30th, 2017|

One Step Further…

A cut above!  What an experience!  The best of the best!  You’ve heard these exclamations, but once you’ve been to Rancho Las Cascadas you’ll know what they truly mean!  There are plenty of other great guest ranches in this wonderful world of ours.  They may have excellent horses to fit any rider’s abilities.  They may ...

2017-07-15T22:00:54+00:00 November 22nd, 2016|

2017 Day of the Dead: A Profound Experience

We've just finished another amazing Day of the Dead celebration at the Rancho. On Monday night, our guests helped to decorate our alter and placed offerings to their loved ones on it. We shared a special six-course, themed dinner on Tuesday night. All the plates were red or orange to maintain the holiday spirit, so ...

2017-07-15T22:08:16+00:00 November 3rd, 2016|