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A Unique Vacation Awaits at North America's Largest Guest Ranch

Tanque Verde Ranch Resort was named "Best Dude Ranch in Arizona" by Arizona Republic in 2012, as well as a "Top Ten Family Resort" by the Travel Channel since 2007, and a "Top Five Ranch" by Condé Nast Traveler in 2008, plus won the Silver for Outstanding Southwestern Cuisine by Tucson Lifestyle Magazine in 2013. Tanque Verde Ranch is one of America’s old time cattle and guest ranches. Located on 60,000 acres of Tucson’s most breathtaking desert landscapes, nestled amongst the Rincon Mountains and adjacent to Saguaro National Park and Coronado National Forest. Established in 1868, Tanque Verde Ranch is recognized as the last luxurious outpost of the old west providing guests with plush accommodations, unparalleled amenities and a vast array of exciting activities including horseback riding, mountain biking, fishing, hiking and more! La Sonora Spa is the perfect place for a bit of quiet relaxation, and the kids will love all the supervised children's programs! Exquisite culinary experiences, several event venues and spectacular views of the mountainous desert landscape, provide the ideal backdrop for weddings and the perfect setting for meetings. Saddle up and get away to one of the premier, all-inclusive dude ranches in the country.

All-Inclusive

An all-inclusive resort, Tanque Verde Ranch provides guests with the opportunity to choose from various activities such as horseback riding, guided hiking and biking, swimming, dancing and fishing. Tanque Verde also has several tennis and basketball courts for guests to take advantage of. While in Tucson, check out a variety of unique off-site activities including downhill skiing, golfing, cave exploring, mountain climbing and more!

Family

For something a little extraordinary, make your next family vacation at Tanque Verde Ranch. This Tuscon getaway offers spacious lodging for the whole family and a variety of fun activities! Supervised kids' programs ensure the little ones will always have a blast, whether it's learning how to ride on horseback, or spending an afternoon doing arts and crafts. And while the kids are busy, the adults can unwind with a round of golf or a soothing treatment at the La Sonora Spa!

Meetings

Among Tucson resorts, Tanque Verde stands out as a unique setting for your conference or event. Nestled in the natural beauty of the Rincon Mountains, between Saguaro National Park and Coronado National Forest, the Ranch offers awe-inspiring scenic views. An Arizona dude ranch setting is sure to make a lasting impression with your group. With a variety of meeting venues, exceptional catering, an array of team-building activities, and deluxe, southwestern-style accommodations, your group is sure to have an incredible meeting experience. Tanque Verde has the ability to handle small and large groups. Their experienced conference staff will help you personalize every detail of your conference or event.

Reunions

Reunions have never been more exciting than at Tanque Verde Ranch! Gather up your family members for a chance to enjoy a warm desert sun and beautiful Tuscon surroundings at a unique ranch setting. Here, you can reconnect with your uncles and aunts with a round of golf, unwind with the grandparents as you cast your line in Lake Corchran, and help the kids out on their first horseback riding trip! The ranch offers a variety of venue and accommodation options to comfortably host your whole group!

Wedding

Tanque Verde Ranch offers the picture perfect scenic backdrop and professional planning for your Arizona dream wedding. The rolling mountains and gorgeous desert landscape will serve as an unforgettable setting, while the professional wedding planning staff helps make your big day seamless and positively unforgettable. A variety of indoor and outdoor venues are available to accommodate up to 200 guests. Your wedding party, as well as guests, will have the opportunity to bond with one another while exploring the desert on foot, horseback, or mountain bike.

Nature

Escape to a beautiful Arizona ranch located on 60,000 acres of Tucson’s most breathtaking desert landscape amongst the Rincon Mountains. Tanque Verde Ranch brings back the spirit of the Old West with their luxury lodging, authentic dining, and vast array of exciting activities.

Fishing

The beautiful Lake Corchran is just steps away from Tanque Verde Ranch and the ultimate destination for Arizona fishing. Cast your line for a chance to reel in your limit of bluegill, sunfish, largemouth bass, and channel catfish! The ranch offers tackle and bait right onsite so you can relax and enjoy a fun fishing getaway!

Romantic

The luxury surrounding you at Tanque Verde Ranch creates the perfect ambiance for your next romantic rendezvous in Arizona. You and your special someone can enjoy a couple's massage at La Sonora Spa, or just spend your day soaking up some sun around the unique outdoor swimming pool. Take a horseback ride to explore the Southwestern beauty or spend your days curled up in front of a roaring fire in your spacious Casita.

Luxury

Tanque Verde Ranch stands out from the rest as a truly luxurious ranch experience. Here, you will feel right at home in a room, junior suite or suite, each decorated in a rich southwestern style and offering all the space you need to unwind comfortably. Enjoy three delicious meals prepared daily, an assortment of incredible activities from horseback riding to fishing to spa services, and so much more!

Honeymoon

Newlyweds hoping to get their marriage started on the right foot won't need to look any further than Tanque Verde Ranch. Sala and Casita accommodations exude luxury at every turn with Southwestern decor and great amenities including a private patio and fireplace. Enjoy a full day of activity including swimming, horseback riding, or a day at the spa! Make memories you'll be talking about for the rest of your lives together.

Dude Ranch

Experience a unique vacation at America's largest guest ranch with resort amenities! Tanque Verde Ranch offers incredible accommodations and an assortment of great onsite activities to make your stay as comfortable and exciting as possible. Hop aboard the saddle for a horseback ride through the beautiful desert mountain trails, play a round of tennis at the courts, and wrap up the day with a soothing spa treatment. Everything you need for a fun ranch getaway is right here!

Spa

The La Sonora Spa is the ultimate place to relax at Tanque Verde Ranch. Let their professional staff help ease away your worries with their organic and locally-made products. From massages to skin renewal treatments, there's something here that's sure to rejuvenate you.

  • Wifi
  • Restaurant Onsite
  • Pets Allowed
  • Property Size 69 units
  • Conference Facility
  • Kids Allowed
  • Nearby City Tucson
  • Nearby Water Lake Corchran
  • Open Dates All Year

Plan your next group event at Tanque Verde Ranch.

Among Tucson resorts, Tanque Verde stands out as a unique setting for your conference or event. Nestled in the natural beauty of the Rincon Mountains, between the Saguaro National Park and the Coronado National Forest, the Ranch offers awe-inspiring scenic views. An Arizona dude ranch setting is sure to make a lasting impression. With a variety of meeting venues, exceptional catering, an array of teambuilding activities, and deluxe, southwestern- style accommodations, your group is sure to have an incredible meeting experience. Tanque Verde has the ability to handle small and large groups. Our experienced conference staff will help you personalize every detail of your conference or event.

For more information please call +1 (866) 319 - 0226 or Send Inquiry.

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Nearest Airports

  • Tucson International Airport (TUS) / 17.4 miles
  • Marana Regional Airport (AVW) / 33.3 miles
  • Sierra Vista Municipal Libby Army Air Field (FHU) / 49.4 miles

* Not all airports listed here may be open to public use, or service commercial flights

Additional Information

General
  • Basketball Court(s)
  • Bicycles
  • Cribs
  • Fitness Center
  • Game Room/Arcade
  • Gift Shop
  • Horse Stables
  • Library
  • Pack N Play
  • Outdoor Playground
  • Roll-Away Bed(s)
  • Swimming Pool
  • Tennis Court(s)
  • Volleyball Court(s)
Outdoors
  • Beach Volleyball Court(s)
  • Biking/Bicycling
  • Bird Watching
  • Fire Pit(s)
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf Course
  • Outdoor Grill(s)
  • Hiking
  • Wildlife & Nature
  • Picnic Table(s)
  • Play Ground
Room Amenities
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Coffee Maker
  • Deck
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Iron/Ironing Board
  • Jacuzzi
  • Patio
  • Refrigerator
  • Sundeck
Activities
  • Arts and Crafts
  • Basketball
  • Bingo
  • Hayride
  • Horseback Riding
  • Horseshoes
  • Kid's Activities
  • Live Entertainment
  • Shopping
  • Sightseeing
  • Swimming
  • Team Tournaments
  • Tennis
  • Volleyball
Parking
  • Free Parking
Services
  • Shuttle Service
  • A/V Equipment
  • Banquet Room(s)
  • Business Center
  • Catering
  • Concierge
  • Fishing Guides
  • Fitness Programs
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Luggage Hold
  • Meeting Room(s)
  • Spa Services
Languages Spoken
  • English
14301 E Speedway Blvd Tucson, Arizona 85748 United States  
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Plan your meeting at Tanque Verde Ranch!

Among Tucson resorts, Tanque Verde stands out as a unique setting for your conference or event. Nestled in the natural beauty of the Rincon Mountains, between Saguaro National Park and Coronado National Forest, the Ranch offers awe-inspiring scenic views. An Arizona dude ranch setting is sure to make a lasting impression with your group. With a variety of meeting venues, exceptional catering, an array of team-building activities, and deluxe, southwestern-style accommodations, your group is sure to have an incredible meeting experience. Tanque Verde has the ability to handle small and large groups. Their experienced conference staff will help you personalize every detail of your conference or event.

Request Proposal
The perfect setting for your meeting.
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Cactus View
3,600 sq. ft.
up to 250
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Mexican Room
1,376 sq. ft.
up to 60
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Kiva Dining Room
2,321 sq. ft.
up to 150
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Wranglers Roost
936 sq. ft.
up to 100
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Cholla Room
1,152 sq. ft.
up to 80
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Ocotillo Room
1,152 sq. ft.
up to 80
Additional Information about your ideal meeting.
Amenities

GATHERINGS AT THE RANCH Among Tucson resorts, Tanque Verde Ranch stands out as a unique setting for your conference or event. Nestled in the natural beauty of the Rincon Mountains, between Saguaro National Park and Coronado National Forest, the Ranch has been a preferred event destination since 1929. Arizona desert landscape, fabulous sunsets, warm climate and easy access to Tucson make our locale ideal for your meeting or event. An Arizona dude ranch setting is sure to make a lasting impression. At Tanque Verde Ranch, it is our goal to make sure your event flows smoothly. We believe that every detail matters – from reception, lodging, catering and entertainment, to meeting set-up, conference services and teambuilding activities. With a variety of event facilities available, we are able to cater to groups large or small.

EVENT PLANNER  Work with your planner on selecting menus for all food and beverage selections.  Assist in constructing all meeting details for the Banquet Event Orders.  Provide you with an estimate of charges.  Will coordinate your room block.  Work with your planner to detail the operational aspects of the meeting.

BANQUET SUPERVISOR  Will be your on-site contact for all operational aspects of the event.  Ensure the meeting setup meets the specifications of your planner.  Review menu selections with your planner, coordinating any special needs or instructions.  Work with your planner to execute the meeting timeline, per the Banquet Event Orders.

WHAT’S INCLUDED Tanque Verde Ranch indoor events may continue until midnight, but outdoor venue events must conclude by 10 p.m. due to the proximity of neighboring homes. Tanque Verde is always prepared for inclement weather and will have an indoor space reserved as back-up for outdoor events. No outside food and beverage may be brought onto ranch property. Set up staff and servers will be provided by the Ranch for your event.

LODGING We welcome your guests to stay at Tanque Verde Ranch. We have a customized rate plan. Our all-inclusive package pricing includes ranch meals (Dinner, Breakfast & Lunch per night stay), three guided horseback rides daily, riding lessons, Breakfast Trail Ride every Thursday & Sunday morning, outdoor BBQ dinner in the Cottonwood Grove every Wednesday & Saturday evening, guided nature walks and hikes, guided mountain biking, nature programs, guided fishing, children’s program for ages 4-12, tennis lessons (winter only) and more. Ask our sales team for more options.

ENHANCEMENT OPTIONS Our Event Planners will assist you in selecting enhancement options. They will guide you in selecting items that fit your budget and will design the perfect items to complement your event.  In Room Amenities  Meeting Break Options  Team Building Activities  Private Group Activities  Private Meal Options 

Team Building Options

Tanque Verde Ranch offers a variety of team building activities that will enhance your group’s cooperation, decision-making skills, and encourage teamwork. Team building favorites include Dudeos, Team Penning, and Foot Rodeos. Private group activities or events can also be arranged, such as private Breakfast Rides, BBQs and Mexican fiestas. These exercises incorporate authentic dude ranch activities, allowing groups to bond over something unique and reflective of the Old West spirit.

Phone Number

1-866-319-0226

Visit the

Website

Plan your reunion at Tanque Verde Ranch!

Reunions have never been more exciting than at Tanque Verde Ranch! Gather up your family members for a chance to enjoy a warm desert sun and beautiful Tuscon surroundings at a unique ranch setting. Here, you can reconnect with your uncles and aunts with a round of golf, unwind with the grandparents as you cast your line in Lake Corchran, and help the kids out on their first horseback riding trip! The ranch offers a variety of venue and accommodation options to comfortably host your whole group!

Request Proposal
The perfect setting for your reunion.
room-image
Cactus View
3,600 sq. ft.
up to 250
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Mexican Room
1,376 sq. ft.
up to 60
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Kiva Dining Room
2,321 sq. ft.
up to 150
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Wranglers Roost
936 sq. ft.
up to 100
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Desert View
4,480 sq. ft.
up to 180
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Cholla Room
1,152 sq. ft.
up to 80
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Ocotillo Room
1,152 sq. ft.
up to 80
Additional Information about your ideal reunion.
Amenities

Offering an abundance of activities for all ages, there is never a dull moment at Tanque Verde Ranch. Whether you’re seeking to explore the desert and mountains, relax and reconnect with yourself, satisfy a creative craving, or burn up some energy with a challenging game, the Ranch offers a variety of activities to help you make the most of your dude ranch vacation!

Choose from horseback riding, guided hiking and biking, swimming, dancing and fishing. Tanque Verde also has several tennis and basketball courts for guests to take advantage of. While in Tucson, check out a variety of unique off-site activities, which include downhill skiing, golfing, cave exploring, mountain climbing and more!

Phone Number

1-866-319-0226

Visit the

Website

Plan your wedding at Tanque Verde Ranch!

Tanque Verde Ranch offers the picture perfect scenic backdrop and professional planning for your Arizona dream wedding. The rolling mountains and gorgeous desert landscape will serve as an unforgettable setting, while the professional wedding planning staff helps make your big day seamless and positively unforgettable. A variety of indoor and outdoor venues are available to accommodate up to 200 guests. Your wedding party, as well as guests, will have the opportunity to bond with one another while exploring the desert on foot, horseback, or mountain bike.

Request Proposal
The perfect setting for your wedding.
room-image
Cactus View
3,600 sq. ft.
up to 250
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RECEPTION
Mexican Room
1,376 sq. ft.
up to 60
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RECEPTION
Kiva Dining Room
2,321 sq. ft.
up to 150
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RECEPTION
Wranglers Roost
936 sq. ft.
up to 100
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CEREMONY
Desert View
4,480 sq. ft.
up to 180
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RECEPTION
Cholla Room
1,152 sq. ft.
up to 80
room-image
RECEPTION
Ocotillo Room
1,152 sq. ft.
up to 80
Additional Information about your ideal wedding.
Amenities

CREATE MEMORIES.

Tanque Verde Ranch offers the perfect scenic backdrop for your wedding. Rolling mountains and lush desert views serve as an unforgettable setting as you celebrate the happiest day of your life. Your wedding party, as well as guests, will have the opportunity to bond with one another while exploring the desert on foot, horseback, or mountain bike.

PROFESSIONAL PLANNING.

Weddings at Tanque Verde Ranch are anything but your typical “cookie-cutter” celebration. Our catering manager will assist you in every step of the planning process ensuring an unforgettable day. We will also assist you in selecting the appropriate lodging, customized menus, entertainment and group outings. A variety of indoor and outdoor venues are available to accommodate up to 200 guests.

THE PERFECT SETTING.


Whether you dream of saying “I do” at sunset with a desert mountain backdrop, on a lush green lawn, or in front of an intimate fireplace— Tanque Verde Ranch has the perfect setting to celebrate your wedding day. With luxury accommodations, relaxing spa, elegant and authentic dining venues and reception areas, Tanque Verde has everything you need to make your dream day unforgettable.

UNIQUE SPACES.

SAGUARO Elegant and charming, the Saguaro Room is the perfect setting for both ceremonies and receptions. Complete with fireplace and mantle, richly decorated to your liking, this room is warm and inviting. There’s plenty of space for a dance floor, so don’t forget your dancing shoes!

RINCON TERRACE Indulge in the romance of a sunset ceremony on the Rincon Terrace. Surrounded by mountains and fresh desert air, say “I do” fireside, or enjoy your reception atop the terrace, and dance under the moonlight. With endless possibilities for day and night occasions, the Rincon Terrace can transform into an unforgettable place to say “I do”.

KIVA ROOM Rich décor, vaulted ceilings, and windows that look out over the desert landscape, Tanque Verde’s Kiva Room is a lovely spot for a wedding celebration.

DESERT VIEW Spacious and open, Desert View is the right venue for a peaceful ceremony or intimate reception. Overlooking the desert landscape, celebrate your wedding day with those closest to you.

CACTUS VIEW Spectacular views of Saguaro National Park and the Rincon Mountains offer a perfect backdrop for your wedding. The lush lawn, wooden deck and mesquite trees set the stage with a beautiful location for your ceremony.

COTTONWOOD GROVE Looking to have a less formal affair? Take your wedding celebration down to Cottonwood Grove where bonfires light the night, picnic tables hold family and friends, and the first dance takes place under the stars.

RANCH LAWN Tanque Verde offers a lush green lawn set against our picturesque horse corral backdrop for your special occasion. Towering trees offer shady relief from the desert sun, and cacti of all kinds border the lawn, providing a unique area for all guests to enjoy.

LAKE CORCHRAN The desert is hardly dry down at Lake Corchran. Tall grass, towering cacti, rolling mountains, and blooming trees, surround this lake as well as you and your loved one. An ideal place for photos and smaller ceremonies, Lake Corchran is anything but an ordinary desert wedding location.

CUISINE.

Succulent southwestern cuisine awaits you and your guests at Tanque Verde Ranch. Create a custom menu that embodies your culinary vision. Select from our lists of exquisite hors d’oeuvres, salads, entrees and desserts. Whether planning your rehearsal dinner, bridal luncheon, or the wedding itself—our diverse menus offer a variety of buffet and plated options from which to choose.

HONEYMOONS.

Escape reality and run away to Tanque Verde. The Ranch provides the ideal escape for newlyweds to enjoy time together. With many activities for two, including horseback riding, hiking, tennis, dance lessons, and more, there are also opportunities for relaxation. Soak up the sun by the pool, release stress in the hot tub, and pamper yourself at the spa. Indulge in romantic dinners, enjoy the comfort of your room, and take in the expansive desert landscape. Let loose and partake in the nightlife at the Doghouse after a mouthwatering BBQ at the Cottonwood Grove. Offering a variety of things to keep you busy, you’ll find romance, relaxation, fun, and excitement when you take your honeymoon at Tanque Verde Ranch.

Phone Number

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