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Try It!  You Will Probably Like It: Rock Climbing at Horseshoe Canyon Ranch.
Goodbye 2015 – Hello 2016!

Goodbye 2015 – Hello 2016!

2015 was an exciting year for Horseshoe Canyon Ranch.  We have had a marriage, travel, an engagement, a new Hoover baby and even a successful back surgery.  Not to mention, the joy of seeing returned guests and getting to know the new ones. It’s always bittersweet at the end of the season watching staff go … Read More

It’s time to plan our fall getaway.

It’s time to plan our fall getaway.

  The fall foliage is on it’s way and the Ozark region is one of the best places to take in the magnificent color.  With the cooler temps and changing leaves autumn can be one of the best times to experience Horseshoe Canyon.  Horseback riding, cook-outs, riding the zip-line and rock climbing are an example of … Read More

One Of The Highlights Of The Year

One Of The Highlights Of The Year

One of our highlights of the year is when the LA Center for the Blind come to horseback ride & rock climb in the fall. Thanks Morgan for putting together this video of their experience.

Our New Toy

Our New Toy

When we started out in the dude ranch business we were very traditional in our activities. We had horseback riding, cookouts, hikes, fishing, tomahawk throwing and canoeing. As the years have gone by nontraditional dude ranch activities have made their way to our schedule, rappelling, rock climbing and the via feratta. This year is no … Read More

Spring at Horseshoe Canyon Ranch

Spring at Horseshoe Canyon Ranch

SPRING SEASON Spring is one of our favorite times on the ranch (next to fall). It is ever changing and most of all full of great families – new and old.  There is plenty of time to come and enjoy this wonderful and interesting time of the year with us.  It’s not over yet.

Three Storms at Horseshoe Canyon Dude Ranch

Three Storms at Horseshoe Canyon Dude Ranch

Mother nature has brought us some “real” winter weather this season at the ranch. The first storm was supposed to be the “big one” but we seemed to dodge the bullet. Storm #2 Storm #3 was the biggest.  We received 18″ to 20″. The weather man has said that our weather is going to only … Read More

A late Merry Christmas and a “just in time” Happy New Year from Horseshoe Canyon Guest Ranch!
New Adventure at Horseshoe Canyon Ranch

New Adventure at Horseshoe Canyon Ranch

Before Scott and Jennifer Hoover (wranglers) returned  to Utah, Scott needed to design something for his internship.  He thought for awhile and came up with the idea of designing another   Via feratta the build on the ranch.  This new via feratta is quite different from our first.  It is quite challenging and we think you … Read More

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