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Tanque Verde Ranch Resort

Tanque Verde Ranch Resort
This Arizona dude ranch, founded in 1868 in the verdant Sonoran desert, offers the very best of a Southwestern resort along with a historic Arizona dude ranch experience.

About Tanque Verde Ranch Resort

If you're looking for a dude ranch family vacation or adventurous horseback riding vacation, look no further! We offer something for everyone, from a first class kids program to our team cow penning experience.

Our counselor supervised Children's Program, with Arizona horseback riding lessons for children 4-11, goes beyond perfect for a dude ranch family vacation or reunion. Introducing 3rd generation family members is often the highlight of an Arizona dude ranch experience where the unique landscape, the many varied activities, and the family friendly staff make this Arizona dude ranch a truly memorable dude ranch family vacation choice.

Our Ranch is perfect for an Arizona wedding. Both outdoor and indoor venues can be used and you will be delighted by the amenities we provide. A professional wedding planner is ready to make your wedding dreams come true!

Enjoy our spacious rooms and fabulous dining as well as indoor & outdoor pools, spas, saunas, outdoor BBQ's breakfast rides, all day rides and more! This all inclusive vacation will be the perfect get away for your family! Come, let your family share the magic of the Last Luxurious Outpost of the Old West, a true dude ranch family vacation!

Property Information

Room Rates: 195-345 US$ US Dollars
Suite Rates: 225-395 US$ US Dollars
Number of rooms: 76
Number of suites: 19
Nearest Airport: Tucson International
Season: All year
Conference Rooms: Available
Babysitting: Children's programs for ages 4-11

Credit Cards accepted:
Most Credit Cards Accepted

Property Description

Property Location:

Our location is perfect for your family vacation, with 640 acres in the foothills of the Rincon mountains. Experience gorgeous sunsets over purple mountains and the surprisingly green Sonoran Desert landscape.


Horseback riding and horsemanship classes, team cow penning, children's programs, outdoor activities, corporate meetings/group retreats, incentive trips, Nature Center, and Desert Art

Kid Programs:

The fully supervised children's program provides a fantastic ranch experience for kids ages 4 through 11 years of age! 12 year olds may also opt in or out of the program.

Sports Facilities:

tennis, swimming, basketball, weightroom

Business Facilities:

For corporate retreats and incentives

Area Attractions:

Our Nature Center, open most days, allows you the close up view of some of the less approachable desert fauna such as spiders, snakes, and a rather large, ghoulish looking beetle. We also have tremendous hiking options for the whole family, including level desert hikes as well as excursions into the Coronado Mountains with elevation gains of up to several thousand feet. Or, let your family experience the Sonoran Desert from one of our mountain bikes as our guide leads you through some of the most spectacular and untouched scenery you will ever experience.


Team cow penning, hiking, horseback riding, and mountain biking with experienced trail guides, wranglers, and bikers. We also have 5 tennis courts, indoor and outdoor swimming pools, weight room, basketball, volleyball, catch & release fishing.


Sorry, we cannot accommodate pets.





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Contact Information


14301 East Speedway
Tucson, Arizona
United States



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General Manager:

Gus Gustafson



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