Category: Equestrian

September 22 2016

Unplugging at Brush Creek Ranch with John Rich

We were honored to host  John Rich, of the award-winning country music duo Big & Rich, and his family at Brush Creek Ranch this summer. After helping our wranglers move some cattle during his stay, John took a few minutes to talk about his love for horses, why unplugging in the wilderness is important to him, and what makes Brush Creek Ranch so special. John also … Read More

May 19 2016

BCR Wranglers: A Day in the Life

Every position on the Ranch is special, but we must admit: our guests hold a singular fascination with the cowboys and cowgirls of our Wrangler department. We shadowed three hardworking Brush Creek Ranch cowgirls—Maria, Bailey and Paxton—for a look into what a day in their pre-season life really looks like (hint: it’s not just riding off into the sunset!). 8:00am: The first thing we do … Read More

March 03 2014

Lead Wrangler Shae Barkhurst Inspires BCR’s One-of...

Picture this: you’re sitting atop a beautiful black horse, galloping through a meadow at the foot of Wyoming’s Snowy Range. The sun is setting, and the sky morphs quickly, from blue to orange to pink to lavender. You pull on your horse’s reins to stop and take in the last of the sun sinking below the signature Brush Creek Ranch rock, soaking in the peace … Read More

February 13 2014

Delivering Authentic Riding Adventures at Brush Creek Ranch:...

When my family first purchased the Brush Creek Ranch in 2009, my only knowledge of horses was the Hollywood visions I had gathered from movies like Dances With Wolves. I had no idea what it really felt like to be out riding under Wyoming’s tremendous skies. But in the past few years, after gaining more experience, I can say this: only on a horse–certainly not in … Read More