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Experience an authentic Western experience the next time you travel to Texas at a bona fide dude ranch. The town of Banderra is the self-proclaimed “Cowboy Capital of the World”, and features some of the finest dude ranches in the state. At the Silver Spur Ranch, you’ll enjoy home-cooked meals, plenty of great activities like horseback riding and hiking, and even a bonfire under the stars. The West 1077 Guest Ranch keeps travelers on their toes with a shooting range, golf course, and direct access to 5,500 acres of exquisite state park land. Rancho Cortez allows you to escape the hustle-and-bustle of everyday life, and let your inner cowboy or cowgirl out. Find the authentic dude ranch experience that meets all of your need the next time you plan a trip to Texas.
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The Equestrian Center is a state-of-the-art facility available for guests and visitors. Under the direction and leadership of two professional trainers affiliated with the NCHA, the equestrian center draws from decades of experience and a vast knowledge of the relationship between horse and rider.
At Silver Spur Ranch, you can feel like a real cowboy. Strap on those spurs for two hours of guided horseback riding each day. And, to feed the mighty appetite you're sure to work up, their home-cooked meals, cowboy breakfasts, and the occasional BBQs are sure to be just what you're looking for!
Discover the true flavor of a Texas Hill Country dude ranch vacation at Rancho Cortez! Here, you can escape the hustle-bustle of city life and find your inner cowboy or cowgirl. You'll love all the ranch activities such as western-style horseback riding, hayrides, lasso-throwing, and much more. Roast marshmallows around the campfire, enjoy live...
Escape the hustle and bustle of your typical weekly grind with a stay at West 1077 Guest Ranch. Located in Bandera, the "Cowboy Capital of the World" where the Old West meets today's traveler, you know you're in the right place for ranch living! Enjoy the outdoors completely uninterrupted and let out your inner-cowboy or cowgirl.
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