The state of Oregon is often called a jewel of the Pacific Northwest, and you’re sure to understand why once you and your family experience an Oregon ranch vacation. While its stunning forests, lakes and rivers offer visitors some of the most beautiful scenery imaginable, the history of the state is equally impressive. Known as the Beaver State because if the enormous population of beavers that inhabited the area and led to a lucrative fur-trading industry in the 19th century, the state of Oregon is steeped in Old West history and tradition. Oregon dude ranches are a reflection of the state’s history.
From a working cattle ranch located in the magnificent high desert region of Central Oregon to a historic homestead adjacent to National Forest land in the south, Oregon dude ranches provide visitors with an authentic sampling of western lifestyle. If a breathtaking natural landscape is high on your family’s list of priorities, you can’t go wrong with an Oregon ranch vacation!
Ranches in Oregon attract guests with their unique west coast landscapes and diverse local wildlife. For your next vacation, you could be waking up early to help the cowboys on the ranch, visiting antique stores and local galleries in the afternoon, and having all your meals throughout the day cooked for you by your hosts.
Other activities during your Oregon ranch vacation could include, golfing, shopping, hiking, white rafting, and a wide range of other indoor and outdoor activities.