Category Archives: Wyoming

MORE THAN JUST HORSEBACK RIDING!

It is fair to say that the main attraction here at the Gros Ventre River Ranch is our horses, however we are proud to offer so much more than just horseback riding! Our location allows our guests to participate in a wide variety of activities here on the ranch, as well as have access to endless opportunities in the Jackson Hole Valley. Our two mile stretch of private access to the Gros Ventre River allows anglers a chance to fish without interruption. We have all the equipment that you need here, and you are … Continue reading

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FOUR REASONS TO TAKE A FAMILY VACATION AT OUR JACKSON HOLE DUDE RANCH

We are firm believers that a family vacation at a Jackson Hole Dude Ranch is the perfect summer getaway! We can all agree that busy lives can sometimes get in the way of quality family time. Here at the Gros Ventre River Ranch we have the perfect solution for you! You will have a week of family fun full of laughter, sunshine, and outdoor activities. Below are four reasons to take a family vacation at our Jackson Hole Dude Ranch: Experience the outdoors!  The peace and serenity of the great outdoors creates … Continue reading

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THE HISTORY OF THE GROS VENTRE RIVER RANCH

Have you ever wanted to learn more about the history of the Gros Ventre River Ranch? Well you are in luck! Ranch manager Tori McGough has complied a brief history—along with wonderful photographs—to share a bit more about our beloved ranch and how it has become the wonderful place that it is today! The ranch had a brush with disaster in 1925 when a nearby mountain collapsed in a massive landslide. The town of Kelly, downriver from the Ranch, was nearly wiped out and even Jackson, 18 miles distant, had … Continue reading

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TETON SUNSETS

Witnessing stunning Teton sunsets is one of the most memorable experiences our guests have here at the Gros Ventre River Ranch. Whether the clouds have rolled in and scene over the mountains is dramatic, or the sky is clear and beautifully water colored, these sunsets put a smile on our face every night. We are lucky enough to have wonderful guests and staff who share their beautiful photos of the Teton sunsets with us, and now we would like to share some of our favorites with you!   Here is … Continue reading

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OUR DUDE RANCH HORSES

Dude Ranch horses are an integral part of the operation that we run here at the Gros Ventre River Ranch. We pride ourselves in owning a wonderful herd of horses that can suit all types of riders.  Whether your visit out west is your first experience with horses, or you are a professional equestrian looking to ride our varied terrain, we are sure to have horses that will make your experience unforgettable. There are many characteristics that make our horses wonderful. First and foremost, they know their job and they … Continue reading

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TOP FIVE REASONS TO WORK AT THE GROS VENTRE RIVER RANCH

Have you always wondered what the top five reasons to work at the Gros Ventre River Ranch are? You are in luck! Bailey Beltramo–our 2015 Woodsmen–shared his top five reasons with us, and now we are excited to share them with you! Location, Location, Location…. Dude ranches aren’t attracting guests from all corners of the country with dismal views and poor scenery. Be it Wyoming, Colorado or even up in the Dakotas, you are guaranteed a taste of the true beauty nature offers. As a guest you are given this chance … Continue reading

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Your Wyoming Summer Vacation

The sun is shining, the horses are back, and the grass is green, which means your Wyoming summer vacation is just around the corner! Would you like a sneak peak at the beauty, adventure, and relaxation that we have in store for you? You are in luck! Below is a wonderful video that showcases the Gros Ventre River Ranch. We pride ourselves in providing our guests with memorable hospitality while they experience the wonder of the Wild West. Your week will be filled with delicious cuisine, beautiful scenery, rich history, … Continue reading

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EXCITED FOR SUMMER IN JACKSON HOLE

It is currently snowing outside, which is yet another reason why we are excited for summer in Jackson Hole! We are pretty accustomed to crazy weather, it comes with the territory of living in the Tetons. That being said, the unpredictable spring conditions just increase our excitement for the summer ahead! We know that the extra snow and rain is actually a good thing. It means a beautiful landscape will soon be here, full of lush green grass, new leaves shining in the sun, and endless fields of the most … Continue reading

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Horseback Riding in Jackson Hole

Horseback Riding in Jackson Hole is one of the most exciting ways to explore the beautiful landscapes that surround the Gros Ventre River Ranch! Whether you are an experienced equestrian, or you have never been on a horse before, we are certain that you will love riding with us! We have a herd of 80 horses who sure do love their job! They are more than happy to guide you anywhere you would like to go! Maybe you want to climb to the slide lake overlook, lope through the hay … Continue reading

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DUDE RANCH VACATIONS: OUR TOP 5 REASONS TO VISIT IN JUNE

Dude Ranch vacations are the perfect summer retreat for family, friends, couples, and singles! TheGros Ventre River Ranch is open from June until September, and here are our top 5 reasons to visit in June: Wildlife: The wildlife are out and about in the springtime, enjoying the fact that the snow is finally gone! June proves to be a great time to spot a moose, some elk, a herd of bison, or even a bear! Weather: The weather is June is sunny with cooler temperatures which is perfect for horseback riding! … Continue reading

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