USAHolidays

Family Ranch Holidays

We've handpicked a collection of ranches specifically suited to families of varying ages. From riding lessons to dedicated children's clubs and petting zoos, a ranch holiday is sure to keep your children entertained. Aside from riding, activities may include scavenger hunts, fishing, archery, hiking and arts and crafts. In the evenings, gather around the campfire under the shining stars and enjoy sing-a-long or simply catch up on the day.

There is so much to keep all members of the family entertained on a ranch holiday. Many ranches offer spas and adult-friendly pursuits such as fly fishing and team penning. For our collection of family-friendly ranches see below, or call one of our Ranch Destination Experts who will guide you to the ranch suited to your family.

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White Stallion Ranch
Arizona Ranches, USA

Family highlights:

  • Families ride together
  • Petting zoo, moonlit bonfire, tennis courts and cinema room
  • Accommodation suited to families 
Dixie Dude Ranch
Texas Ranches, USA

Family highlights:

  • No specific kids programme but children are welcome on rides
  • Special child rates
  • Children's pool
Bar Lazy J Ranch
Colorado Ranches, USA

Family highlights:

  • Excellent kids program; trail rides, arts and crafts, swimming and zip lining
  • Saturday gymkhana games for children
  • Petting zoo 
Drowsy Water Ranch
Colorado Ranches, USA

Family highlights:

  • Rangerider horse riding programme, kids rodeo and arts and crafts
  • Children's hayride whilst adults enjoy an a la carte dinner, once a week
  • Entertainment in the evenings including campfires
Goosewing Ranch
Wyoming Ranches, USA

Family highlights:

  • Up to 2.5 hours a day of kids activities for ages 6 and up; scavenger hunt, rodeo and nature hikes 
  • Family cabins
  • A teepee can be reserved (at an additional cost) for a family night under the stars
Tanque Verde Ranch
Arizona Ranches, USA

Family highlights:

  • Three excellent kids clubs; arts and crafts, movies, rides and team penning activities
  • Outdoor pool and tennis courts
  • Family friendly accommodations and families dine together
Elk Mountain Ranch
Colorado Ranches, USA

Family highlights:

  • Full kids programme for ages 3-7 with arena riding, a goat walk and a rodeo
  • Ages 8 and over can join in with the adults or kids programme
  • Family cabins
Mayan Dude Ranch
Texas Ranches, USA

Family highlights:

  • Folk night with country dance lessons and marshmallow roasting
  • Hayrides to see the local wildlife
  • Cowboy Olympics for all the family
The Lodge & Spa at Brush Creek
Wyoming Ranches, USA

Family highlights:

  • Kids club; hiking, riding, fishing and arts and crafts
  • Family residences
  • Activities at the ranch include zip lining, biking, archery and rock climbing
The Ranch at Rock Creek
Montana Ranches, USA

Family highlights:

  • Kids club for ages 4-12 with themed morning and afternoon activities
  • Collecting tadpoles in Rock Creek and animal care in the stables
  • Paintball and archery also available 
Triple J Wilderness Ranch
Montana Ranches, USA

Family highlights:

  • Kids program for ages 6-12; kids have their own horse for a week; fort-building and Indian teepees
  • Teens can be involved with the care of the horse
  • Families can ride together 
Stagecoach Trails Ranch
Arizona Ranches, USA

Family highlights:

  • Children aged 8 and over can ride trail rides (no specific kids program)
  • Well equipped with facilities for disabled travellers
  • Swimming pool
Cherokee Park Ranch
Colorado Ranches, USA
Family highlights:
 
  • Suited for ages 2-12, youngest children can go on pony rides
  • Camping in an Indian teepee
  • Scavenger hunts, panning for gold and kids only cook out
Paradise Ranch
Wyoming Ranches, USA

Family highlights:

  • Kids program with a children's rodeo and arts and crafts or babysitting can be arranged for little ones
  • Adults and children can ride together
  • Thursday night teepee sleepover whilst adults enjoy a special dinner