Paradise Ranch – For 100 years now, folks have been enjoying our Wyoming dude ranch vacations for 100 different reasons—for some, it’s the horseback riding across sage meadows, fishing for native cutthroat trout, or hiking among wildflowers and meadowlarks. For others, it’s the family time, the fun, and campfire stories beneath a snowstorm of stars. No matter what your reason is as soon as you drive through our FUN gate and catch a glimpse of Fan Rock, you’ll begin to understand why this place is so special.
As the week goes on, you get to know our crew and the other guests, have your first lope across the wildflower-strewn mesa, reel in your first rainbow trout at the base of a winding canyon or witness your first Paradise sunset from the deck of your cabin. Our hope is that when our guest leave, they will realize how much all of this is worth and they take a little piece of paradise home with them.
So, what are you waiting for, come find your own reason to experience Paradise Guest Ranch and fall in love with our western way of life.
NEW FALL FLY FISHING WEEK – Late August through mid-September bring frosty mornings and always the possibility of the first snow here in the mountains. But that does not mean it is time, just yet, to hang up the fly rods. In fact, if you have the desire to get in one more western trout fly fishing trip this season, there is still time. There is not a more beautiful time of year to experience guided fly fishing in Wyoming than the fall with our Paradise Ranch guides. Check out the Special Offers on their rates page for more information.
Full Kids Program
Paradise is the first choice for Wyoming dude ranch vacations. Paradise lies tucked away in the scenic Big Horn Mountains of Wyoming. The ranch features luxury log cabins with fireplaces, outdoor decks & spacious living rooms. In addition, a heated pool & spa, old western saloon & dining room featuring hearty ranch meals with a gourmet flair await you after a full day of adventure. Get matched to your own horse for a week. Our riding program offers team penning, barrel racing, instruction, riding with or without children & yes, we lope!
For those with a penchant for angling we offer an excellent fly fishing program with instruction, trout ponds, a full array of guided trips and even a full service fly shop.
Enjoy a quiet hike with our naturalist guide through wildflowers to see the red rocks of Crazy Woman Canyon. Hikes are available throughout the week and include adventure trips & historical excursions. Nightly activities include but are not limited to: square dance, cowboy swing dance, chuck wagon ride with dinner and a low pressure family talent night. Paradise has become known for it’s Young Bucks kid’s program with full time kid’s counselors, crafts, pony rides, kids overnight & teen pack trips. The program is designed to reattach your children to the great outdoors and give parents a chance for some solo time to enjoy their own pursuits during the day… Visit The Jewel of the Big Horns.