Experience Charreada in San Antonio, Texas

May 16th, 2012|

We were leaving behind the grand houses and stately brick buildings of downtown San Antonio. As the car slowed to turn into the ranch, we were not so much entering no man’s land as we were entering Charro land. On the outskirts of San Antonio, this was a land of vaqueros (cowboys), caballos (horses) and silla […]

Picosa Ranch Horseback Riding Vacation, Floresville, Texas

January 11th, 2012|

Hay bales and horseback riding at Picosa Ranch
Sure you’ve heard of rock climbing, but at Picosa Ranch, these folks specialize in hay bale climbing. Guests won’t repel off granite cliffs. Instead, take your hay fever medication and start climbing to the top of the bale! Located 25 minutes south of San Antonio, the 2,800-acre ranch in […]