Media at White Stallion Ranch

Since the early days as a backdrop in Western feature films and the long-running location for the television series High Chaparral (1968-72) White Stallion Ranch has attracted attention from media outlets worldwide. The ranch has hosted prominent publications, photographers, filmmakers and journalists from around the globe.

Our media credits include such major highlights as: National Geographic; Sports Illustrated; Los Angeles Times,New York Times; GM, Dodge, Jeep and Toyota commercials; The Today show; CBS Sunday Morning; Lonely Planet (BBC); Westerns and major motion pictures ranging from Arizona (1936) to The Last Blast (2006).

We receive a large volume of media requests throughout the year; we offer a large selection of high-resolution photography, ranch information and fact sheets. Please contact our marketing department with detailed information about your project.

Thank you for your interest in White Stallion Ranch, where the True family is celebrating their 50th Anniversary and the ranch is celebrating 75 years as a continuously operated Dude Ranch.

CONTACT:   attn:Marketing


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  • Quarter Horse Journal,  Germany    Sept. 2013 and July 2015  BriKrae – Reise, Sport, Kultur (GbR)  Dr. Margit Brinke – Dr. Peter Kränzle


  • USA Today (online)
    • June 11, 2015, “Dude ranches: Renting a home on the range,” focused on a blogger’s visit to White Stallion Ranch and Tombstone Monument Ranch, with mentions of the DRA


  • Travlin’ Girl blog
    • June 11, 2015, “Dude ranches: Renting a home on the range,” included a mention of the blogger’s visit to White Stallion Ranch and Tombstone Monument Ranch
    • Full story appeared on                June 3, 2015, “Dude.”, focused on the blogger’s trip to White Stallion Ranch


    • May 8, 2015, “Let’s Go On A Road Trip,” featured a roundup of the blogger’s road trip plan, which included a mention of White Stallion Ranch


  • Arizona Sonora News Service (online)
    • Feb. 25, 2015 story, “Dude ranches keep western culture alive,” featured White Stallion Ranch, Tombstone Monument Ranch, and the DRA as part of a piece that explored the history and scope of dude ranches within Arizona and nationwide


  • Tucson News Now (online)       January 22, 2015 story, “AZ dude ranches are plentiful and prospering,” discussed the 89th annual convention and featured seven DRA-accredited ranches: Tanque Verde Ranch, Elkhorn Ranch, White Stallion, Tombstone Monument Ranch, Circle Z Ranch, Flying E Dude Ranch and Rancho de los Caballeros


  • National Parks Traveler (online)
    • Aug. 19, 2014 story, “Essential fall guide ’14: Find your Place in the West at a Dude Ranch Near a National Park,” featured DRA-accredited ranches across the nation near national parks including White Stallion Ranch, Elkhorn Ranch, Hunewill Guest Ranch, Greenhorn Creek Ranch, Colorado Trails Ranch, C Lazy U Ranch, Wind River Ranch, Western Pleasure Guest Ranch, Bar W, Lone Mountain Ranch, Nine Quarter Ranch, Hideout Lodge & Guest Ranch, Lazy L&B Ranch, Gros Ventre Ranch, CM Ranch and Triangle X Ranch


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  • Trip Atlas (online)
    • June 11, 2014 article, “Popular Dude Ranch Vacations Across the World,” focused on connecting with the cowboy way of life, featured multiple DRA-accredited ranches and their offerings including Hawley Mountain Guest Ranch, Echo Valley Ranch and Spa, Horseshoe Canyon Ranch, White Stallion Ranch and Rowse’s 1+1 Ranch


  • Changes in Longitude blog      post, “How to Choose a Dude Ranch Vacation,” positioned the DRA as a great travel planning resource by focusing on the writer’s desire to go on a vacation out West but her lack of knowledge when it came to planning it                                                                      post, “Win a Free Dude Ranch Vacation for Two,” featured all the details of the “Sun & Saddles” sweepstakes the blog is currently running in collaboration with the DRA and White Stallion Ranch        Both stories result from recent press trips to Circle Z and White Stallion Ranch



    • March 13, 2013 blog post was a follow-up to the blogger’s first White Stallion post (which was a video of the blogger at the ranch)
    • Story, “The White Stallion Ranch – A Foodie Frontier,” focused on the ranch’s delicious food offerings, as well as its family-style dinner environment
    • Story was the result of Used York City’s travel blogger visiting White Stallion Ranch at the end of February for five days


  • Yahoo! Travel
    • March 12, 2013 story, “Great Spring Break Getaways for Every Taste,” featured different destination cities that have fun spring break activities, included White Stallion Ranch and Tanque Verde Ranch


    • Jan. 17, 2013 post, “Enjoy Every Opportunity for Family Fun at White Stallion Ranch,” featured a blogger’s account of her experience at White Stallion Ranch
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  • October 19 and Oct. 21, 2012 article (respectively), “Taking the kids – when the grandparents are leading the way,” mentioned dude ranches as an increasingly popular spot for multi-generational vacations, specifically referenced the DRA and White Stallion Ranch