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trick roping

Trick Roping at the Silver Spur

There’s never a dull moment at the Silver Spur Ranch, but one of our guests’ favorite forms of entertainment here is trick roping. In case you’ve never heard of it before, trick roping is a competitive art form involving the spinning of a lasso. It began in wild west shows in the 19th century and became widely popular thereafter. We know firsthand, since trick roping is a staple when it comes to entertainment out here on the ranch!

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4 Reasons to Take Your Family to a Dude Ranch

A stay at a Texas dude ranch always makes for a fun vacation, but the Silver Spur happens to be one of the best dude ranches for families. It has endless activities to keep both kids and adults busy and happy. Plus it makes for a pretty unique and memorable family vacation. Here are our 4 reasons to take your family to a dude ranch, though most people don’t need any convincing once they see our beautiful grounds in Bandera, Texas!