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Rancho Cortez Day Trips

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872 Hay Holler Rd, Bandera, TX 78003-4364
+1 830-796-9339
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Amazing Ranch Stay

Best part of our trip. We stayed over night and 2 half days at this fabulous ranch. The location is... read more

Reviewed 12 April 2016
belinda m
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Portsmouth, United Kingdom
Worth the trip out to the country!

Everyone was so nice and welcoming. They accommodated us for a last minute trail ride on the same... read more

Reviewed 27 March 2016
pit6286
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Baltimore, Maryland
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  • Excellent82%
  • Very good11%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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“wagon ride” (6 reviews)
“dude ranch” (9 reviews)
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872 Hay Holler Rd, Bandera, TX 78003-4364
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+1 830-796-9339
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"longhorn cattle"
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"wagon ride"
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"dude ranch"
in 9 reviews
"the owner"
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"city slickers"
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"bbq dinner"
in 2 reviews
"delicious home cooked"
in 2 reviews
"games room"
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"roast marshmallows"
in 2 reviews
"real cowboy"
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"mash"
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"cowboy experience"
in 2 reviews
"horseback riding"
in 4 reviews
"beans"
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"salad"
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"cowboy capital of the world"
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"texas hill country"
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Reviewed 12 April 2016

Best part of our trip. We stayed over night and 2 half days at this fabulous ranch. The location is amazing and the activities fun. The kids were in their element with all the outdoor activities including horse riding sessions, wagon ride, long horn feeding,...More

Thank belinda m
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Reviewed 27 March 2016

Everyone was so nice and welcoming. They accommodated us for a last minute trail ride on the same day. When we called, they were booked, but a rep contacted us when someone cancelled and we were in! Cowboy Larry was so nice to my daughter...More

Thank pit6286
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Reviewed 22 February 2016 via mobile

Check review on other page . It goes into detail. Great place and u will love it. It's a place for all ages and types of personalities. You will go home a better person from staff rubbing off on you. Make sure to bring bathing...More

Thank KAREN C
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Reviewed 10 January 2016 via mobile

My boyfriend and I came here for a day as a cowboy and had a phenomenal time! The Cowboys were wonderful and we loved getting to hang out with the horses and ride through the hills. The game room was fun and we enjoyed feeding...More

Thank StefJax
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Reviewed 4 January 2016

My family, husband, brother-in-law, sister-in-law and 3 teenagers, spend New Year's day doing the half day dude ranch adventure. Everyone has a great time. The owner, Larry Cortez, is amazing. He is funny, kind, great story-teller and the best cowboy I have ever met. There...More

Thank Jeanne J
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Reviewed 22 November 2015 via mobile

We spent a half day at Rancho Cortez with three young children (9, 7 and 3). I can't say enough good things about our experience! Butch was our guide for the day, was a ton of fun, completely tuned in to our boys and their...More

2  Thank Sarah P
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Reviewed 31 October 2015 via mobile

I guess I should start by saying that I was expecting to see a working ranch which this isn't. I clearly didn't read the website very well. booking from the UK was very easy and the even managed to get my fiancé on a horse...More

Thank Melkai
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Reviewed 1 August 2015 via mobile

Reading through these reviews I can't believe no one writes about BUTCH the wrangler. Anyway, we booked a half a day for the 4 of us, as it turned out, we were the only 4 in the group WHICH WAS GREAT!!! We spent the day...More

4  Thank Claudia B
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Reviewed 19 May 2015

Did a half day visit which included a trail ride, lasso lessons, dinner, haywagon ride to feed the cattle, campfire, etc. This was one of the coolest experiences I have ever had! 1st time riding a horse and I loved it. Staff was super, so...More

1  Thank DEBI B
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Reviewed 1 March 2015

I definitely want to return to rancho cortez someday, myself and my family had a blast on our day trip, with two trail rides, great food, friendly staff, a spirited owner, and end of the day campfire. The wagon ride to feed the cattle was...More

Thank Judy J
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