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  If you're looking for a California dude ranch vacation, you've come to the right place. At any one of many California dude ranches, guests can experience the parts of the Golden State that beautifully contrast the hustle and bustle of the major cities. We recommend you study our listing of California ranches, narrow your selection to 2 or 3, and contact those ranch properties for more detailed information.

Western Dude Ranches have every imaginable amenity, with the most popular
still being horseback riding. In addition to horseback riding, the key element in
all dude ranches is guests will find that fishing, swimming, golf and tennis are
also available. At a Working dude ranch you can expect to put in an honest,
wholesome, and often physically demanding days work. Some nonagricultural
ranches have been turned into tourist destinations and dude ranches where
ranch life is recreated for tourists.

Many ranches in California operate as both a guest/dude ranch and a conference
facility. At many most ranches, guests are encouraged to participate in the chores of
the of the day. If you decide to visit a California ranch you'll get about as close to reliving
history as you can. Horseback riding is a part of every dude ranch vacation and
accommodations vary from rustic to luxurious. Northern California dude ranch vacations
for fishing, horseback riding and hunting. Enjoy an equestrian vacation with horseback
riding, pack trips and riding lessons combined with our awesome guest ranch rafting
and fishing day in the great west.

We hope you find this service valuable and wish you the very best of luck in finding the
dude ranch vacation of a lifetime.




Meadow Springs Guest Ranch
Phone: (707) 777-3693
Address: PO Box 27, 33935 Kneeland Rd. Bridgevill, CA, 95526
E-mail: msguests@eelvalley.net
Home Page: www.eelvalley.net/mountainsprings

7Up Bar Ranch
Phone: (916) 620-5450
Address: 8060 Fairplay RD, Somerset, CA 95684-9205

Alisal Guest Ranch
Phone: (805) 688-6411
Address: Alisal RD, Solvang, CA 93463-3033

Arcularius Ranch
Phone: (619) 648-7807
Address: Route 1, Box 230 Mammouth Lakes, California 93546

Chanslor Guest Ranch & Stables

Phone: (707) 875-2721

Address: North Highway 1 Bodega Bay, CA 94923-9720

Circle Bar B Guest Ranch

Phone: (805) 968-1113

Address: Refugio RD, Goleta, CA 93117

Drakesbad Guest Ranch

Phone: (916) 529-1512

Address: 2150 Main Street, Suite 5 Redbluff, California 96080

Highland Ranch

Phone: (707) 895-3600

Address: PO 150 Philo, California 95466

Howard Creek Ranch

Phone: (707) 946-6725

Address: PO Box 121, 40501 North Highway One Westport, California 95488

J & J Guest Home

Phone: (909) 591-8860

Address: 4420 Francis AVE, Chino, CA 91710-1615w.eelvalley.net/mountainsprings

Muir Trail Ranch

Phone: (209) 966-3195*W

Address: PO Box 176 Lakeshore, California 93634

Pine Knot Guest Ranch

Phone: (909) 866-6500

Address: 888 Pine Knot BLVD, Big Bear Lake, CA 92315

Rankin Ranch

Phone: (805) 867-2511

Address: 23500 Walker Basin RD, Caliete, CA 93518-2108

Soldiers Meadow Ranch(NV)

Phone: (800) 272-8282

Address: C/O Spanish Springs Ranch, PO Box Ravendale, California 96123

Spanish Springs Ranch]

Phone: (916) 234-2050

Address: PO Box 70 Ravendale, California 96123

Trinity Mountain Meadow Ranch

Phone: (916) 462-4677

Address: Coffee Creek Road, Star Route 2, Trinity Center, California 96091