More than just horses

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More than just horses

Dude ranch vacations offering lots of options
Guests hit the trail amid saguaro cactus on a trail ride at Rancho de los Caballeros in Wickenburg, Ariz. Dude ranches still have horses and wranglers, but some now are offering a variety of other activities.
Nina Shelanski, right, daughter of Karen Schwartz, takes a shooting lesson with instructor Matt Peirce at Rancho de los Caballeros.
Guests depart Rancho de los Caballeros on horseback.

More than just horses

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Guests hit the trail amid saguaro cactus on a trail ride at Rancho de los Caballeros in Wickenburg, Ariz. Dude ranches still have horses and wranglers, but some now are offering a variety of other activities.
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Nina Shelanski, right, daughter of Karen Schwartz, takes a shooting lesson with instructor Matt Peirce at Rancho de los Caballeros.
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Guests depart Rancho de los Caballeros on horseback.
IF YOU GO

DUDE RANCHES: www.duderanch.org
RANCHO DE LOS CABALLEROS: 1551 S. Vulture Mine Road, Wickenburg, Ariz.; www.ranchodeloscaballeros.com or 928-684-5484. Peak season rates for Feb. 14 to April 14 range from $475 to $635 nightly (depending on accommodations). Prices are per person, double occupancy, and cover all meals. Tax and a 15 percent gratuity charge are additional.

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