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Americans need a ranch vacation


Gene Kilgore, America’s Ranch guru and founder of,  a non-partisan resource for worldwide ranch travel,  has seen traffic to his website nearly double in the first quarter of 2009.  Ranch vacations will be the next hot travel trend as Americans look to de-stress, embrace a simpler lifestyle and crave an affordable vacation.

With  it’s easy to find the perfect Ranch Vacation and your can search:

·         By size and ranches by geographic location

·         By activities offered from authentic cattle drives, horseback riding and rafting to spa treatments, birding, golf and gourmet food

·         By special details: types of horses, languages spoken, sports offered, spa treatments and yoga,

·         By specific criteria: family friendly, pet-friendly, kids camps, airstrip, adults-only, workshops, handicapped, honeymoons, and animals (llamas, sheep, cattle)

·         By special offers

·         By more than 100 travel categories


Why do Americans need a ranch vacation now more than ever (a partial list):

·         Escape the pressures, stress, technology of regular life and real world issues

·         Reconnect with nature, environment, animals

·         Reach back and enjoy the physical activities of a simpler time

·         Expose your family to different priorities and enjoy together-time

·         Laugh, relax, and enjoy the genuine authenticity of the old west


Gene Kilgore , author of the best-selling RANCH VACATIONS, has visited all of “his” ranches and has a wealth of knowledge about the history of ranching and the state of the industry today; surprising  statistics; and hilarious anecdotes and unusual facts about ranching.
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