Ultimate Old West: The White Stallion Ranch With Your Grandchild
Enjoy horseback rides, visit a great American museum, stargaze with experts and learn about cattle, burros and unique desert animals on a working dude ranch with your grandchild.
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Program No. 20350RJ
6 days
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At a Glance

Soak up the Arizona sun, make friends and learn new skills during this ultimate Old West program with your grandchild at White Stallion Ranch, a true Wild West getaway not far from Tucson. Lend a hand with the grooming and feeding of this working guest ranch’s horses and longhorn cattle, and get in touch with your inner cowboy or cowgirl as you learn to throw a lasso, take part in country-Western dancing and more.
Activity Level
Outdoor: No Sweat
Walking up to two miles over varied terrain. Slow and easy horseback rides, dance lessons, roping lessons.

Best of all, you'll ...

  • Set out on gentle horseback trail rides amid your striking surroundings.
  • Visit the Arizona-Sonora Desert Museum and see more than 300 live animal species and 1,300 species of plants in their natural habitats.
  • Gaze at the stars with a local expert and sing cowboy songs around a bonfire.

General Notes

For grandchildren ages 10-14.
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Ute Vaughn
Originally hailing from Germany, Ute Vaughn is an artist and teacher who has studied art in Europe and the U.S., and is now based in Tucson, Arizona. Primarily working in watercolors and wall murals, her work is most often inspired by the colors, animals and mysticism of the Southwest.

Please note: This expert may not be available for every date of this program.

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Ute Vaughn
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Bill Ganz
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Russell True
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