Arizona Dude Ranch
Arizona Dude Ranch: Featured in the Equitrekking Vacation Guide
Arizona Dude Ranch convenient to Phoenix and Tucson Airports with top horseback riding, hiking, evening entertainment and children’s activities.
Far northwest side of Tucson
90 minutes from Phoenix Sky Harbor Airport
40 minutes from Tucson International Airpor
Riding Style & Ability
Beginner to Advanced
41 guest rooms and a 4 bedroom house up to 120 guests
Rates/ Payment Methods
Visa, MasterCard, Discover, AMEX, Cash, Check/Travellers Check
Why an Equitrekking Top 20 Ranch?
A great fit for experienced riders, as well as beginners, White Stallion Ranch’s longtime commitment to good horses and good dude ranching have earned it top accolades from industry veterans and travelers alike, including being awarded the Official Best Dude Ranch in Arizona. With a healthy mix of adventure activities in addition to riding, this ranch scores high for customer satisfaction with many families returning year after year.
From the Horse’s Mouth
With one of the largest privately owned herds of horses in Arizona and a large herd of cattle, White Stallion Ranch is a longtime dude ranch with wide appeal. Care is taken to matching horses and riders to help make each day on the trails a memorable experience. Whether seeking a team bonding experience through team cattle penning or the peaceful feeling that a leisurely ride through the desert may bring, the True Family, White Stallion Ranch’s owners, has you covered.
Riders that want to challenge themselves can try the ranch’s lope test to ensure participation in faster rides at the ranch. Wine and cheese rides, horseback riding lessons and all day rides into the Saguaro National Park to view rugged canyons, sandy washes and Native American petroglyphs are just some of the more popular adventures.
This guest ranch has a traditional feel with modern amenities. While the original adobe buildings remain in use, plush amenities including sunken tennis courts, a pool and hot tub area with a serenity patio, a movie theater, lighted sport courts and a fitness center delight those seeking modern comforts.
Food is a big part of any travel experience. At White Stallion Ranch, wholesome, home-cooked meals from family recipes and complimented by fresh baked desserts. Those with food allergies or dietary restrictions will also find lots of choices with prior notification of their travels to White Stallion.
At night, guests may enjoy a variety of activities, including line dancing, art classes, star gazing, western songs by the campfire, western trick roping and talks from a variety of local naturalists.