For students age 9-16.
An Exclusive Guest Ranch Experience for Your Family!
Come to Vaquera Ranch, a boutique 65-acre guest ranch in the Sierra Foothills where you can relax and enjoy the beauty of the country. Let the power of nature restore your energy and help clear your mind. Escape the crowds and enjoy horse riding & lessons, fishing, and plain ol’ relaxing with your family! Spend days out on the ranch trails and evenings enjoying some of the most spectacular sunsets ever witnessed. All accommodations are bunkhouse-style with plenty of room for your family. Our newly-remodeled bunkhouse accommodates up to 8 guests — for the most exclusive family horse ranch experience possible.
Exclusive upscale family lodging with it’s very own copper tub!
Packages & Gatherings
Just a weekend getaway or stay the whole week.
Summer Riding Immersions
Horse Riding & Lessons
Riding lessons in the arena and trail rides on the property are currently available. $100/person for 45 minutes.
Due to COVID-19, we do not offer lunch & dinner at this time. However, breakfast is still available and may be arranged in advance for $10/person per day.
Relax, Refresh, Reconnect
Whether you're riding or just plain relaxing. Vaquera Ranch is an oasis of calm. Get away from it all and experience the quiet bliss of the country.
Enjoy shooting a compound bow, or if you're more the Robin Hood-type, a recurve bow on Vaquera Ranch's own archery range. $50/person per hour.
Women's 3-Day Retreats
This 3-day getaway will be an immersive experience involving: animal assisted therapy, goat yoga, guided meditation, therapy thru art, hiking on the ranch property, fishing, horseback riding, and presentations from life coaches and women who have found peace and their purpose after going thru life's many challenges.
Enjoy meals at the main house. One dinner, and all breakfasts and lunches are included in your stay. Lunches are arranged according to the day's activities; if you're riding, you'll enjoy a picnic lunch on the trail or in the trail tipi. If you're on the lake, lunch will be lakeside.
Enjoy the lake while you drop your line in the water and fish for large-mouthed bass and bluegill.