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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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5 Ways Ranch Animals Are Great for Kids

One nice thing about dude ranches in Texas like the Silver Spur is that they’re full of ranch animals like donkeys, longhorns, horses, and more. And that’s why so many kids and parents love getting the chance to stay at a Texas dude ranch. There’s something about spending time with animals that deeply affects people, especially children. Here are 5 ways ranch animals are  great for kids.

Why a Dude Ranch Is Perfect for Your Family Reunion

Family reunions can be as stressful to plan as they are rewarding to experience. But you can reduce and even eliminate the stress factor if you plan your family reunion at the Silver Spur Guest Ranch. Just check out our quick breakdown of why a dude ranch is perfect for your family reunion and you’ll understand. You may even end up giving us a call after reading this!