Posted on Mar 13, 2014 | Comments 0
For those who would like a cowboy experience just like in the Western movies, there are a few places that can be considered for a truly realistic wild west adventure.
In Austin, Texas, you can find Travaasa Austin, only 25 minutes away from the state’s capital. The resort is located near Lake Travis and it’s perfect for those who want a cowboy experience away from the city’s agitation.
This rustic retreat has 11-room spa facilities, 70 guestrooms and offers daily activities, such as mechanical bull workout, country songs and archery.
There is one place in Arizona that has an amazing desert landscape. For an adventure here you can stay at Tanque Verde Ranch from Tucson, Arizona.
Here the guests may find unique outdoor activities. The absence of TV will allow them to reconnect with the nature. Also, in order to have a real life cowboy experience you can try horseback riding and enjoy barbecue and live music under the stars.
You can visit Montana’s wilderness and stay at the ranch from Rock Creek ,Phillipsburg, Montana. Here the visitors have the possibility to choose between log cabins and luxury canvas tents under the sky, all equipped with gas fireplaces and private baths.
For those who want a true Western experience, there is the chance to learn hiking, riding on a horseback or fly-fishing. Manhattan Resort is a really big place where you can try the cowboy lifestyle. 60 square miles long it includes 28 Western-themed vacation homes and 30 tents. If you are in search of solitude, Paws Up from Greenrough, Montana is the best place.
This ranch has the largest equestrian center in this state. For a more intimate atmosphere, you may choose Seven Lazy P Guest Ranch from Choteau, Montana. It is a family-owned property placed in an amazing area. This ranch may receive 20 cowboys-in-training to learn horseback riding.
Bordering the Great Sand Dunes National Park and Preserve, here you can find the Zapata Ranch from Mosca, Colorado. It is owned by the Nature Conservancy and it offers custom-made equestrian experiences. Here the visitors may enjoy day-to-day ranch work or they may go riding alongside the bison herd.
The Lodge and Spa at Brush Creek Ranch from Saratoga, Wyoming offers a luxurious resort where you can get as wild as you wishes. This working cattle ranch borders a million acres of federal wild lands. Guests may enjoy custom horsemanship experiences, so they would learn to ride on a horseback alongside real cowboys.
Nature lovers should definitely visit Sorrel River Ranch Resort and Spa from Moab, Utah. This resort offers both relaxation and adventure. The guests can take on horseback riding, rafting, kayaking, rock climbing, or ATV tours, while at the spa ,cowboy treatments and 50-minute massages can relax you after an active day spent outdoors.
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