Rooted deep in the heart of Texas, Rancho Cortez hosts an authentic dude ranch experience. Located an hour outside of San Antonio, Rancho Cortez is the perfect destination for vacations, getaways, reunions and weddings and is ideal for couples, singles and families. The ranch is open year round and is home to an array of wildlife species accompanied by a breathtaking landscape, with over 40 miles of hiking and riding trails within the 5,500 acre park.

While visiting this rural getaway, enjoy a variety of outdoor activities. Go horse back riding, take a hay ride or embark on an overnight campout. Learn to round up cattle, take a scenic hike or spend an afternoon tubing on the Medina river.

Rates for the Dude Ranch vacation package include three meals, two hours of horse back riding per day, and participation in all ranch activities.  Single rates for adults are $225 USD, and decrease to $155 each if you book for two, and $135 each if you book for three. Rate for children ages 6-11 are $99 each and $79 each for ages 3-5, with children 2 and under admitted for free. Guests are also welcome to visit the ranch for a half or full day visit.

Book a family vacation now through September 15th, 2010, one child stays free with a paying parent (Limit of one per family stay).

Jump in the saddle! For more information on this vacation experience, visit Rancho Cortez’s web site.