Category Archive New Mexico

adventure travel

Did You Say Santa Fe?! Learn About Adventure Travel in New Mexico

Adventure travel in New Mexico has always been popular. But did you say Santa Fe? What does that have to do with adventure travel?! Recently, Forbes Magazine rated the Santa Fe area as a Top 14 U.S. Travel Destination for 2019. Forbes reached out to the most plugged-in travel experts and influencers to find out […]


bucket list vacations

Bucket List Vacations at Geronimo Trail Guest Ranch

I was recently reading a post on RanchSeeker about bucket list vacations. They were inspired by Ranch & Reserve Magazine’s 9th issue which had an article titled: “If a Guest Ranch Vacation Isn’t on Your Bucket List It Should Be”. Many of our guests tell us that coming to Geronimo Trail fulfills one of their bucket list vacations. […]


Native American Heritage Month

Native American Heritage Month: Learn More About Geronimo

This November we are honoring Native American Heritage Month. And at Geronimo Trail Guest Ranch, it’s all in the name. The namesake of our ranch is Geronimo, an Apache who was born and raised in the Gila National Forest. While his exact birthplace is unknown, it is said that he was born at the confluence […]


girls trip vacation ideas

Girls Trip Vacation Idea: The Best Place to Vacation With Your Best Friend

Next time you are looking for girls trip vacation ideas, consider a dude ranch vacation! They are one of the best getaways for a girls-only vacation. What better way to bond with your gals than riding horses all day? The fun doesn’t stop there. After you return from a day on the trail, you can relax on a porch […]


Dude Ranch Vacation Packing List. What to Wear? What to Pack?

So you’ve booked your dude ranch vacation and are counting the days until you arrive. Now you’re asking yourself, what do I wear to a dude ranch? What do I pack for a dude ranch vacation? It can be difficult to know where to begin when packing for such a unique vacation. Read on for […]


Planning a Getaway? Consider a Gila National Forest Summer Vacation

Looking to beat the heat? Then come out to Geronimo Trail Guest Ranch for a Gila National Forest summer vacation. The common perception of New Mexico in the summer is that it is a hot desert. However, Geronimo Trail Guest Ranch is located beneath the tall Ponderosa pines in the cool higher elevations of the […]


Dude Ranch Experience

The Gift that Keeps on Giving? A New Mexico Dude Ranch Experience!

This past holiday season we noticed a lot of discussion around people gifting experiences instead of “stuff”. Nowadays, it seems like people want to invest their money in truly memorable experiences they will cherish for a lifetime (we particularly noticed this trend with Grandparents and Grandchildren last season). So how about a New Mexico dude ranch experience? […]


5 Horseback Riding Tips for Trail Riders

5 Horseback Riding Tips for Trail Riders (All Levels!)

5 Horseback Riding Tips for Trail Riders (All Levels!) is a simple guide to follow for enjoyable trail riding, no matter what your skill level is. If you’ve never been on a horse before or if you’ve only mounted up for a few short rides, exploring the Black Range Mountains of New Mexico on horseback […]


Geronimo Trail Guest Ranch 2017 Wrap Up and 2018 Preview

Geronimo Trail Guest Ranch 2017 Wrap Up and 2018 Preview

A lot has happened in 2017 at Geronimo Trail Guest Ranch and 2018 is looking even brighter! We just wanted to take a moment to share our Geronimo Trail Guest Ranch 2017 Wrap Up and 2018 Preview.  We were very excited to launch our new website last fall. One of our goals for the new […]


dude ranch vacation gift certificate

It’s Time to Purchase Your Dude Ranch Vacation Gift Certificate!

Geronimo Trail Guest Ranch Gift Certificate Are you trying to find the perfect gift for the horse lover in your life? Consider a dude ranch vacation gift certificate! Geronimo Trail Guest Ranch is offering gift certificates for a horseback riding vacation with us. The holiday season is quickly approaching. What better time to surprise a special […]