A guest ranch with a warm family welcome, the informal White Stallion Ranch sits on 3,000 acres of wide-open land at the foot of the ruggedly beautiful Tucson Mountains, adjacent to the Saguaro National Park and between Tucson and Phoenix. There are only 41 rooms at the ranch ensuring an intimate atmosphere where you quickly make friends with fellow travellers. White Stallion is a firm favourite with singles, couples and families returning time and time again for an unforgettable stay. We highly recommend White Stallion whether it is your first ranch holiday or 100th.
White Stallion is suitable for singles, couples and families. Any level of rider is welcomed; the friendliness and warmth of the staff plus the opportunity to meet people from around the world, sees guests return year after year. Whether you are a beginner or an advanced rider, this ranch will be able to accommodate all your needs. We highly recommend booking early at this ranch!
Deluxe Single has one king or two twin beds, a private bathroom and living area with couch.
Suites have a maximum occupancy of 5 and have a queen bed and twin bed in the bedroom, private bathroom and living room.
The Deluxe Suite has a maximum occupancy of 5 and has a king size bed and a pull out couch in the bedroom. There is a bathroom with whirlpool tub and a living room with fireplace and pull out couch.
The Hacienda can accommodation up to 10 people and has a king bedroom, three bedrooms (or two twin options), a futon, three bathrooms, a dining room, full kitchen, laundry room, telephone, private patio/garden with mountain views and a television.
The ranch is open all year round with stays here beginning on any day and lasting for however long you wish, allowing great flexibility. Please note that riding does not take place on Sundays. The ranch is open in the summer months, however rides take place in the early morning and early evening due to the heat at this time.
Rides vary from slow and scenic rides, in groups of 7-10, through the Saguaro cacti to brisk, fast cantering through the desert and surrounding mountain trails, in groups of 5-8. All day rides are frequent to the nearby Box Canyon and you will see Native American petroglyphs, they cover 20-25 miles and can last up to 8 hours. Shorter half day rides last approximately 3.5 hours. Advanced riders in particular love the team penning hour long sessions where you and three others will enjoy this activity in the large two acre rodeo arena. There is even an adults wine and cheese ride!
White Stallion owns one of the largest private herds of horses in Arizona. The ranch has a 'Horse of the Month' competition, place your vote at the front desk during your stay.
There are plenty of activities to keep everyone entertained including a sports court, heated swimming pool and games room. Most evenings after dinner there is a moonlit bonfires, astronomy show or line dancing lesson. Hayrides are also available. The Saturday rodeo is a well known favourite with a focus on the tradition of ranching.
White Stallion encourages families to ride together but children aged five and over can also go on scenic trail rides without mum and dad and must be aged eight and over to go on mountain rides.
Nearby attractions include 13 golf courses, the Arizona-Sonoran Desert Museum, hot air balloon excursions, desert jeep tours, the Saguaro National Park and the Mission San Xavier del Bac.
Enjoy a week long array of activities including trail rides, team penning, a welcome margarita party, wine and cheese ride as well as a Natural Horsemanship Demo, stretching classes, guided hikes and country and western dancing classes.
Enjoy a traditional margarita party, riding on the trail, both fast and slow, riding lessons and team penning. There'll be a special trip to the La Fiesta de los Vaqueros Rodeo performance and a wine and cheese ride, guided hikes, stretch classes and demos on natural horsemanship.
Please contact us for further information and dates.