How To Achieve Your Cowboy Dreams On A Budget


Riding holiday specialist Ranch Rider has rounded up three of its best offers - prices starting from only £840 per person (no single supplement) for a week on the range in Wyoming. The tour operator is also holding its 2018 prices for 2019 bookings for the world-famous Medicine Lodge Horse Drive.

SAVE £485 pp (36%)
At Wyoming’s New Haven Working Ranch, guests have daily opportunities to herd the cattle - living the life of a cowhand central to the stay. Alternative pursuits include pistol and rifle target shooting as well as trap shooting and trout fishing. The ideal time to visit, the local rodeo will be in full swing over the summer.  

Seven nights from only £840 pp (no single supplement) including accommodation, meals ranch activities (including riding), use of ranch facilities, taxes and gratuities. Excludes transfers from £135 and return flight from £1,579 pp. Departing 11 August. Price before discount £1,325pp.


Book your 2019 horse drive before 23 December 2018 and pay 2018 prices:
One of Ranch Rider's most popular riding holidays, the Medicine Lodge Idaho Horse Drive is a fast-paced, challenging adventure, guests driving over 40 horses across 100,000 acres of mountainous terrain.

The journey takes riders through desert canyon country and across lakes and rivers, the Gem state’s backcountry filled with abundant wildlife including moose, elk and bear. The camping is completely off-grid with meals cooked over the open fire, Silver Spur’s famous chuck wagon carrying all the ingredients.

Aside from the thrill of bringing the horses home, highlights include sleeping out under the stars and bathing in natural warm springs and refreshing Idahoan creeks.

Six nights from only £1,599 pp (no single supplement) including accommodation (ranch and camp), meals, ranch activities (including riding) and tax. Excludes transfers and gratuities. Return flight from £899 pp. Available departures May through September 2019.


SAVE £335 pp:
Ranch Rider is also offering discounts on six-night stays at South Africa's Horizon Lodge, the property located on the Triple B Ranch in the malaria-free Waterberg region.  Horseback safaris, scenic rides and western games feature on the list of pursuits and cattle mustering is available to book on arrival.

From only £945 pp (two sharing) including accommodation, meals, most ranch activities (including riding), use of ranch facilities and tax. Excludes transfers from £195 pp, gratuities as left to
discretion and return flight from £879 pp. Offer valid on all departures in September 2018 and September 2019. Book before 01 September 2018. Full riding safari price £1,230pp.  

Ranch Rider
(01509 618 811; ATOL PROTECTED No 4660 ABTA 96395/V9150.

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