The Sugar & Spice Ranch

Published: 5/8/2014 10:57:58 AM

 

Although dude ranch vacations appeal to many travelers, the ideal destination choice is often based upon specific interests, age groups, skill levels and overall sense of adventure  A few guest ranches even specialize in catering their programs around building better relationships with families, friends or colleagues. At the Sugar and Spice Texas ranch, their dude ranch experience is designed especially to encourage a closer bond between mothers and daughters, through horses.

Sugar & Spice Ranch
Mother/daughter bonding at Sugar and Spice Ranch

An undoubtedly unique, and memorable week together awaits mothers and daughters as they bunk, dine and ride together - and most importantly, deepen their connection with each other. Unlike other dude ranches with off site horses, lessons and trail riding, the overall experience at Sugar and Spice Ranch is a much more hands on approach.  Complete familiarity with the care involved with the horses is part of the activity, and education, taught at Sugar and Spice Ranch. Learning the basics of tacking up, grooming, feeding and bathing the horses creates a unique connection with horse and rider. Lessons for every skill level, including beginner to advanced are taught twice daily. On the last day of camp, the special experience of participating in a team horse show creates memories that will last a lifetime. 

Sugar & Spice Ranch
Sugar & Spice Ranch

The Saturday to Friday mother and daughter camps are in full operation at the Sugar and Spice Ranch from Memorial Day weekend through Labour Day weekend. Additionally during this time, young riders are invited to return without their mom for a two week adventure summer camp. At these camps, the focus is on learning skills to improve horse riding, and having fun. During the months of September - May the Sugar and Spice Ranch continues to provide mother daughter vacation options, however, they also extend their southern welcome to families, women only groups and corporate team building.

These events are booked at special per person rates for 2 or 3 day weekends.  Due to the popularity of these weekend adventures, advance booking is usually required. The rave reviews from guests often mention that the Sugar and Spice Ranch is a comfortable destination that perfectly harmonizes horse riding and all their other activities, in a relaxing environment. It is a place to return to year after year, as mothers and daughter often see it as a highlight of time spent together. With everything from accommodations, meals and activities incorporated into their all inclusive rates, it is a sure win for budget conscious travelers. For anyone looking for an authentic equestrian vacation, particularly to spend with family, the Sugar and Spice Ranch is the perfect choice. They offer spectacular scenery, in a true Western atmosphere. Steeped in history, reflecting the way things were in 1862, this ranch offers stories unlike any other. Hospitality at Sugar and Spice Ranch means treating their guests like family. For a real, working ranch experience that provides opportunity to learn more about life with horses, in addition to focusing in on creating a stronger bond between mother and daughter, there is no better place than Sugar and Spice Ranch. Also, view the great pictures we have on Pinterest.