Booking direct with the ranch or airline does not offer you the same financial protection and in the event of a problem, we are here to provide help and assistance. American Round-Up is bonded through Frontier Travel Ltd which protects you money. Our rates are based on those charged by the ranch and include taxes and service charges. Generally our prices are what the ranches charge in some cases slightly cheaper remember to check if you quotes include sales tax, room tax, State tax and gratuities
No hidden extras to pay at the end of your stay, with the exception of transfer charges which are generally paid locally. We have met people at Shows who have booked elsewhere or direct to be shocked when they were presented with a gratuity bill of 20% at the end of their stay.Our ranches are personally inspected on a regular basis by our staff to ensure the best is on offer.
During 2012 we inspected 3 ranches in Wyoming, 2011 we were introduced to the delights of Kentucky and in April 2009 we inspected 3 ranches in Idaho, August 2008 we inspected 2 ranches in Colorado and enjoyed a white water rafting trip down the Colorado river from Moab, January 2008 we inspected 6 ranches in Arizona, 2007 Canada product and 2006 we inspected 34 ranches in North America so we recommend you call to discuss you requirements to make sure you choose the right ranch Tel 01798 865946.
We have 25 years experience in matching your requirements to the right ranch.
Which type of ranch would suite us best?
Please take the time to look at the different types of ranches available and call us if you are not sure which one would be best for you.
What if I find a price cheaper?
If you wish to compare prices going direct is not cheaper as tax and service charge will not be included.American Round-Up will generally match any cheaper price you are able to find.
Are the website prices correct?
Due to the currency fluctuation all prices are subject to change so do ask for an up to date quote if you have an idea of when you can travel.
Have you been to the ranches?
We have been to 90% of the ranches so please give us a call with any queries you may have
Do I have to be a rider?
No we can cater for all levels of ability and advised on the correct ranchI am an experienced rider, will my riding be good enough? Yes we have a selection of ranches which we would only recommend for the intermediate to advanced riders.
Is a dude ranch like a holiday camp ?
No these are activity holidays which offer a full programme of western outdoor adventures, but one also have the opportunity of doing absolutely nothing in the peace and quiet of stunning scenery
As a single person will I be welcome?
Most definately, you will never be left out, a ranch is an ideal place to make friends and dining is always family style. A large percentage of our customers are singles who enjoy ranching as it offers various activities throughout the day.
I ride but my husband hates horses, will there be plenty for him to do?
Yes, there are many other different activities available such as fishing, trap shooting, hiking, four wheel drive trips, swimming, tennis and some ranches are located near golf courses.
Will there be many extras to pay for? What about bills?
The majority of the ranches are all inclusive, all meals, riding, ranch activities, sales tax and tips are included (the smaller ranches collect their own tips as well as some of the Pack Trips, Horse and Cattle drives - check your quote). Transfer charges are generally paid directly to the ranch - Check your quote.
I would like an authentic cattle ranch experience - is this possible?
Yes, several ranches in our programme are genuine cattle ranches who take in guests. You will be part of a team working alongside genuine cowboys, rounding up and driving cattle, helping with branding, checking fences - whatever work needs to doing at the time. Alternatively you may consider a pack trip or horse drive where you campout at night.
Most ranches liability insurances will not permit you to horse ride.
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