Dude Ranches with: River Rafting

A curated list of dude ranch vacations that offer river rafting as an activity.

Goosewing Ranch Jackson Hole, Wyoming

Goosewing Ranch is located outside of Jackson, Wyoming in the Gros Ventre Valley. Horseback riding dominates the activity list in the summer, and the wide landscape and endless trails make no one ride the same as the last. Interests in …

PO Box 4084
Jackson Hole, Wyoming

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Rocking Horse Ranch Resort Highland, New York

A true family dude ranch in every sense of the word, Rocking Horse features activities to satisfy the most demanding of children in all age ranges. Indoor water park? Yup, they got it. Horseback riding? Of course – they’ve have …

600 Rte 44-55
Highland, New York 12528
USA

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Covered Wagon Ranch Gallatin Gateway, Montana

Don’t forget your jeans and boots, as this is truly a historic home on the range. Open since 1925, it hasn’t changed much since. They still use dinner bells when food is ready. This precise location offers some of the …

34035 Gallatin Road
Gallatin Gateway, Montana 59730
USA

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Black Mountain Ranch McCoy, Colorado

Located between two of Colorado’s finest cities, Vail and Steamboat Springs, this working dude ranch doesn’t play. Week long packages includes lodging, all meals, unlimited horseback riding, an overnight pack trip, a longhorn cattle drive, whitewater rafting, fly and spin …

PO Box 219
McCoy, Colorado 80463
USA

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Sundance Trail Guest Ranch Red Feather Lakes, Colorado

For those looking for all of the excitement and adventure associated with a dude ranch without the crowd, Sundance Trail Guest Ranch in Colorado may be the perfect fit. Despite being one of the smallest dude ranches in the state, …

17931 Red Feather Lakes Road
Red Feather Lakes, Colorado 80545
USA

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Moose Head Ranch Jackson Hole, Wyoming

From early June to mid-August, Moose Head Ranch is in full-fledged dude ranch season. The owners of this ranch were once staff here; later they married and came into ownership of the property – a testament of the intimacy that …

P.O. Box 214
Moose, Wyoming 83012
USA

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Vee Bar Guest Ranch Laramie, Wyoming

Vee Bar offers ranch and traditional activities alike, so you don’t feel too far from home– but far enough. Cross country ski, play tennis, ride a snowmobile, or saddle up – there is no need to sacrifice city amenities for …

2091 St. Hwy 130
Laramie, Wyoming 82070
USA

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Rainbow Trout Ranch Antonito, Colorado

The 600 acres of Rainbow Trout Ranch reach an almost limitless boundary, as visitors have direct access to the Rio Grande National Forest which surrounds the property. Hiking and riding trails extend for miles around the ranch, which beckons avid …

1484 FDR 250
Antonito, Colorado 81120
USA

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Marble Mountain Ranch Somes Bar, California

Don’t let the 65 acres of on-site property fool you... Marble Mountain Guest Ranch is surrounded by a half a million acres of Klamath National Forest. And within that forest, there are ample opportunities for outdoor activities such as fly …

92520 HWY 96
Somes Bar, California 95568
USA

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Colorado Trails Ranch Durango, Colorado

A guest ranch nestled in mountains of Durango, Colorado. For the past 60 years, Colorado Trails Ranch has provided an exceptional horse program, fly-fishing expeditions, chef prepared local cuisine & all-inclusive dude ranch vacations. Other experiences to enjoy include shooting sports, …

12161 County Road 240
Durango, Colorado 81301
USA

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Cherokee Park Ranch Livermore, Colorado

According to Cherokee Park Ranch, over 86% of those who visit, always come back. In that case and as they say “where you are only a stranger once.” The horseback riding program at Cherokee Park has over 100 horses, offers …

436 Cherokee Hills Drive
Livermore, Colorado 80536
USA

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Elkhorn Ranch ~ Montana Gallatin Gateway, Montana

Elkhorn Ranch is one of the last traditional Dude Ranches, one mile North of Yellowstone. Elkhorn is a family-oriented guest ranch where you'll spend a week in the rugged mountains of Montana riding horses, blue-ribbon fly fishing, whitewater rafting, and …

33133 Gallatin Road
Gallatin Gateway, Montana

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Spotted Horse Ranch Jackson, Wyoming

In Jackson Hole, Wyoming, the experience at the Spotted Horse is a world apart from the way most people spend their day. The pace is leisurely, marked with home-cooked meals served in the lodge dining room. The wilderness surrounding the …

12355S Hwy 191
Jackson, Wyoming 83001
USA

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French Broad Outpost Ranch Del Rio, Tennessee

The French Broad River Dude Ranch prides itself on being the only dude ranch in the Great Smoky Mountains, and the “Best Western Experience in the East.” The scenery of the Smokies is breathtaking in and of itself, but when …

461 Old River Rd
Del Rio, Tennessee 37727
USA

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Blackwater Creek Ranch Cody, Wyoming

Explore the area dubbed “the most scenic 50 miles in the U.S.” by Teddy Roosevelt during three or six-night stays at Blackwater Creek Ranch. Along the banks of the scenic Shoshone River and its namesake Blackwater Creek, the ranch is …

1516 N Fork Hwy
Cody, WY

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Mountain Sky Guest Ranch Emigrant, Montana

Western hospitality, nearly 10,000 acres of rugged countryside and endless outdoor adventure in Yellowstone Country make a stay at Mountain Sky a truly unforgettable experience. Week-long packages during the summer months offer families the opportunity to reconnect with the land …

P.O. Box 1219
Emigrant, Montana 59027
USA

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Sorrel River Ranch Resort & Spa Moab, Utah

A true luxury dude ranch resort destination, Sorrel River is located on the banks of the Colorado River and is just a few minutes drive from Arches and Canyonlands National Parks. All meals adhere to a "farm-to-plate" approach – meaning …

Highway 128, Mile 17
Moab, Utah 84532
USA

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Averill’s Flathead Lake Lodge Bigfork, Montana

Flathead Lake Lodge is a historic third generation family operated Guest Ranch located in the mountains of Northwest Montana and directly on the shores of Flathead Lake. The Lodge offers the ultimate family vacation with unlimited horse & water recreation …

150 Flathead Lodge Road
Bigfork, Montana 59911
USA

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Three Bars Guest & Cattle Ranch Cranbrook, British Columbia

Three Bars Cattle & Guest Ranch is located in the southeastern corner of British Columbia in the valley of 10,000 peaks just south of Banff National park. Ranch packages range from 4 to 7 nights and are all inclusive of …

9500 Wycliffe Perry Ck Rd
Cranbrook, British Columbia V1C 7C7
Canada

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Drowsy Water Ranch Granby, Colorado

Nestled in Granby Colorado, Drowsy Water Ranch is near Winter Park, Grand Lake, and Rocky Mountain National Park. With these resources, activity selection is endless, from golfing to hiking, river rafting to zip lining. The horse riding program at this …

PO Box 147
Granby, Colorado 80446
USA

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Sylvan Dale Guest Ranch Loveland, Colorado

Vacations here are what postcards are made of. Sylvan Dale Guest Ranch is where cowboy dreams are made in cattle drives, overnight pack trips, western riding instruction, scenic trail rides, fishing, hay rides, and cookouts. This hospitality is what keeps …

2939 N. County Rd 31D
Loveland, Colorado 80538
USA

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Hawley Mountain Ranch McLeod, Montana

Sometimes a million is an exaggeration. This time it is not. Hawley Mountain’s Guest Ranch is part of a million acre wilderness north of Yellowstone National Park. Its proximity to Yellowstone is indicative of the type of scenery that can …

4188 Main Boulder Rd
McLeod, Montana 59052
USA

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