We'll have an opportunity to view the magnificence through telescopes and binoculars (we'd encourage folks to bring some; even inexpensive ones make viewing more pleasurable) as a local expert explains what we're seeing and how to expand the experience after returning home.Lodging: White Stallion RanchMeals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Those who wish may participate, or simply observe.Lunch: At the ranchAfternoon: This afternoon, there will be a demonstration and lecture on the care of the ranch animals. This includes grooming, feeding, shoeing, sheltering, and everything else involved with keeping the horses, cows, donkeys, burros, and other animals healthy and happy.
We'll also have the opportunity to help groom some of the animals.Dinner: At the ranchEvening: This evening we'll enjoy ranch entertainment, a "Wild West" show presented by Western performer Loop Rawlins.Lodging: White Stallion RanchMeals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Upon our return to the ranch, we'll have another class presented by an expert instructor, this time about the history of southern Arizona.Dinner: At the ranchEvening: This evening, we'll be entertained by Phil Garcia, who will introduce us to some of his "critters."Lodging: White Stallion RanchMeals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
After returning to the ranch facilities, we'll participate in a hands-on class with artist Ute Vaughn. Working with watercolors or ink, we'll try our hands at creating a small painting or drawing. Even those who've never tried before will be surprised at what they'll be able to produce and how much fun it can be.Dinner: At the ranchEvening: Gather at the bonfire ring and enjoy being serenaded by a a talented cowboy singer.
A brief program closing will complete our visit to White Stallion Ranch.Lodging: White Stallion RanchMeals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
We hope you enjoy Road Scholar learning adventures and look forward to having you on rewarding programs in the future. Please be in touch via the Road Scholar Social Network, wherer you can share memories, pictures, and comments. Best wishes for all your journeys!Meals Included: Breakfast