The prices are per person
and include accommodation in double rooms with private baths, all meals
and all ranch activities.
||225 US $
||1575 US $
23rd to May 14th
off the first week
off the second week
|early bird booking (until
Nov 30, 15)
||210 US $
||1470 US $
The lodge has space for up
to sixteen guests, furthermore there is a cabin for two more guests. But
usually there are no more than eight guests at a time.
Most guests arrive by plane
at the Rapid City Airport, South Dakota. We offer free airport transfers
on Wednesdays and Saturdays with a minimum stay of 7 days. Airport
(or motel) pick ups from 2pm to 8pm, airport drop off from 9am to 8pm.
A rental car is not needed,
but if you arrive with your own transportation please check-in after 4pm,
check-out before 11am.
The ranch work is seasonal.
Guests are invited to participate from April to October.
In April/May the
calves are born, in
May/June they are branded.
July and August
are lazy month - here and there an escaped steer is to round up, a small
cattle drive to another pasture occurs, a lost horse has to be found. The
spare time is used for long and interesting horseback rides.
A lot of work starts in
Steers have to be caught, this is the big "round up" which lasts until
In January is Snow
Mobiling time. Skiing and riding in the snow - a very special winter vacation.
A day without cowboys
There are no planned dates
for day tours but if anybody is in the mood for some sight seeing we will
The first National Monument
"Devils Tower" is nearby, the Black Hills and Mount Rushmore
are one and a half hour away. Furthermore there are horse shows, rodeos
and horse auctions in the neighbor towns.
Please ask for dates
Visit Grand Canyon, Monument
Valley, Las Vegas, Rocky Mountains, Bryce Canyon, Zion National Park, Santa
Fe or any other place in the west with up to four other guests of the Lake
|Cowboy life and Indian
It is possible to combine
the ranch vacation with one week in the Pine Ridge Reservation with the
Lakota indians. More information: Chante
314 Lake Ranch Road
Hulett, WY 82720
USA (001) 307-756-3907,
ab 16.00 Uhr europäischer Zeit, mit der Vorwahl 01024 aus dem deutschen
Telekom Festnetz für weniger als 4 cents/min
fax 0521-785784 cell 338-8081827
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