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Texas Dude Ranches

I bet you’re asking yourself, ‘What are Dude Ranches?’ Dude ranches are cattle ranches that have been converted to fun and exciting western vacation resort for tourists. Wanna know more but don’t know where to find a Dude Ranch? You’re in luck! We’ve listed the best 5 Dude Ranches to visit this summer in Texas!


Dixie Dude Ranch

Be entertained by the multiple activities that Dixie Dude Ranch has to offer. The ranch is beautiful and engulfed in nature that you’ll be able to explore for miles. Dixie Dude ranch features horseback riding, swimming, catch-and-release fishing, and much more. If you’re wanting something more romantic for a couple’s activity, then look into the massages that are conducted by licensed massage therapists. They offer special rates and packages to help make this experience more affordable!

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7 Canyons Ranch

Gather up some friends, to have fun at 7 Canyons Ranch. The estate lies within the canyons and has large lodge featuring eight bedrooms with Texas style features. Here you’ll be able to experience various hiking and biking trails, fossil hunting, catch and release fishing, birding, and an outdoor fire pit!

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Flying L Ranch

Founded by the late Colonel John H. Lapham, this family owned and operated ranch has been open and functioning since 1947. This ranch features an 18 hole golf course suitable for all abilities. Don’t miss their Lone Star Lagoon that features a wave pool, lazy river, slides and an obstacle course. Your vacation won’t be complete without a trail ride in the Hill Country State Natural Area!

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The Silver Spur Guest Ranch

Bring the kids to The Silver Spur Guest Ranch, you won’t regret it! Experience historical hayrides, hiking trips, fossil digging and outdoor BBQ’s as well as cowboy breakfasts. Want to go on an even deeper adventure? You’re in luck, there are multiple area attractions surrounding The Silver Spur Guest Ranch. These attractions include the Medina, Guadalupe, and Frio Rivers, San Antonio, and Fredericksburg.

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 Mayan Dude Ranch

There is no better place to Cowboy Up than the Mayan Dude Ranch. Kick off your day with a trail ride or a hayride to the Cowboy Breakfast cook-out.
Enjoy the pool or the peaceful tranquility of the Medina River. Every night there is different entertainment before or after dinner including; a Hawaiian Cowboy party, Champion Trick Roper, DJ’s a Mexican Fiesta, Cowboy Olympics and much more!

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Melody Olmos

Melody Olmos is a student at the University of Houston - Downtown and is currently a marketing intern at Greensheet Media. She enjoys playing with animals, listening to podcasts, attending social events, as well as traveling.