6 Picturesque Guest Ranches Where You Can Experience A Piece Of New Mexico’s Rural Life

Are you looking forward to experiencing a slower pace of life, even if just for a weekend? Life in New Mexico’s rural landscape is one of the best examples of that quieter lifestyle. Ranch life can be tough but there’s a romance to subsisting with the land.

If you’re looking for a chance to experience a smidgen of this lifestyle without the back-breaking work that often accompanies it, then you’ll want to visit some of New Mexico’s guest ranches. At these locations, you’ll be able to spend a few nights on a working ranch, ride horses, and eat hearty meals for the duration of your stay. Check them out!

We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now: https://www.onlyinyourstate.com/nominate/

Want to visit another lovely ranch at the base of the Sangre de Cristo Mountains? Leaping Deer Ranch is located in a pristine area of Las Vegas and focuses on providing visitors with a holistic experience. Read more in New Mexico’s Little-Known Accommodation Is The Perfect Place To Get Away From It All.

Address: 399 Chesser Rd, Roswell, NM 88203, USA
Address: 1522 Remuda Trail, Magdalena, NM 87825, USA
Address: Reserve, NM 87830, USA