Tanque Verde Ranch Resort was named "Best Dude Ranch in Arizona" by Arizona Republic in 2012, as well as a "Top Ten Family Resort" by the Travel Channel since 2007, and a "Top Five Ranch" by Conde' Nast Traveler in 2008, plus won the Silver for Outstanding Southwestern Cuisine by Tucson Lifestyle Magazine in 2013.
Tanque Verde Ranch is one of America's old time cattle and guest ranches. Located on 60,000 acres of Tucson's most breathtaking desert landscapes, nestled amongst the Rincon Mountains and adjacent to Saguaro National Park and Coronado National Forest.
Established in 1868, Tanque Verde Ranch is recognized as the last luxurious outpost of the old west providing guests with plush accommodations, unparalleled amenities and a vast array of exciting activities including horseback riding, mountain biking, fishing, hiking and more!
La Sonora Spa is the perfect place for a bit of quiet relaxation, and the kids will love all the supervised children's programs! Exquisite culinary experiences, several event venues and spectacular views of the mountainous desert landscape, provide the ideal backdrop for weddings and the perfect setting for meetings. Saddle up - getaway at one of the premier, all-inclusive dude ranches in the country.
One of the most distinctive resorts in Tucson, Tanque Verde Ranch offers a variety of lodging options that provide guests with spectacular scenic views of the desert and mountains. Kick-back and relax in the luxury of your room, tastefully decorated in rich southwestern style. Traditional adobe walls and Santa Fe style architecture perfectly complement the beauty of the natural surroundings. Tanque Verde lodging is comfortable and inviting, combining the spirit of the Old West with todays modern amenities.
Seek adventure. Explore the desert. Enjoy the beauty of your natural surroundings. There's nothing quite like horseback riding in Arizona, and sixty-thousand acres of pristine desert landscape await to be discovered at Tanque Verde Ranch. Saddle up on one of the Ranchs 180 horses and ride out into the Old West. Experienced wranglers and guides are available to give their expert instruction and lead you on a scenic journey through the desert mountain trails of Arizona.
Offering an abundance of activities for all ages, there is never a dull moment at Tanque Verde Ranch. Whether youre seeking to explore the desert and mountains, relax and reconnect with yourself, satisfy a creative craving, or burn up some energy with a challenging game, the Ranch offers a variety of activities to help you make the most of your dude ranch vacation! Choose from horseback riding, guided hiking and biking, swimming, dancing and fishing