Top 5 Winter Activities at the Ranch
What better way to spend this winter than at Wyoming’s premier guest ranch? Destress and have an amazing vacation with friends or family at the Red Reflet Ranch! While some states are less desirable during the colder months, Wyoming during winter remains the perfect destination for every kind of traveler. Combining picturesque winter scenery with the awesome activities available on the ranch, guests love this unique vacation idea.
Here are the top five winter activities for guests to enjoy at Red Reflet Ranch!
For our guests living in warmer climates, this winter activity is a must-experience this during your stay. After you get comfortable on the vehicle, you’re free to explore the canyons and hiking trails nearby. Whether you’re a thrill-seeker or are just looking to relax, there’s something calming about traversing the snow through the natural beauty of the area surrounding the ranch. On average, Wyoming receives the eighth-most snowfall of any state, meaning a winter wonderland for our visitors!
Tobogganing & Sledding
If you’re looking for a more classic winter activity, try tobogganing or sledding! The trails around Red Reflet Ranch are ideal for sledding and reliving the snow days of your childhood. We’re located at the base of the Bighorn Mountains, which naturally provides the perfect landscape for sledding or tobogganing! The hills around the ranch look beautiful covered in snow and they make for a great time, whether you’re solo or with a group.
With no light or air pollution at the ranch, stargazing is a relaxing way to wind down after a day full of winter activities. Grab a seat and a hot cocoa to take in the views that are hard to find almost anywhere else. After or during a light snow, it resembles a scene out of a Christmas movie. Stargazing at the ranch makes for the perfect picture opportunity, a good test of your astronomy skills, or just a chance to unwind under the stars.
One of our most popular activities, horseback riding, is just as enjoyable in the winter as it is during the warmer seasons. Experts and beginners alike love riding on sunny winter days, where the snow coats the ground and adds a scenic touch to the trails. As long as there are no storms, guests are able to utilize the amazing ranch facilities. There’s even training available all year round and it’s included in the rate.
Snowshoeing is a perfect winter alternative for guests who love to hike. There are countless trails and sites to see around the canyons. The area surrounding the ranch has a storied history and the views are unbeatable at any time of the day. On a clear winter day, guests can see creeks, wildlife, and mountains for miles. It’s a great way to get a bit of exercise if you want a break from our fitness center.
Red Reflet Ranch in Ten Sleep, Wyoming is the perfect winter getaway for guests looking for a ranch vacation. Between exciting snowmobiling, relaxing stargazing, and picturesque horseback riding, there’s a winter activity for everyone. Check out the rates or contact us today for more information!