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Burnt Well Guest Ranch

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Miami, Florida
Reviewed 5 days ago NEWvia mobile

I have traveled to exactly 46 countries and never imagined a little ranch in Roswell would be the greatest adventure of my life. As a Single mom took my 8&9 yr old boys to the ranch with hope of instilling a sense of wanderlust and love of nature, and this is exactly what I got. Let go of expectations, schedules,...

Thank GabrielaM1234
Cooperstown, New York
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Excellent experience on a working cattle ranch in New Mexico. Knowledgeable professionals deal with you at your level and see that you have a safe and meaningful exposure to ranch life. I grew up watching the Disney series with Annette Funicello and always wanted to try my hand at being a cowboy. This was exactly that. A spinoff that I...

Thank dkerr12017
Reviewed April 5, 2017 via mobile

We had an amazing time at Burnt Well! Kim and Patricia are amazing hosts and their family Tye, Rebecca and their boys are precious! Tye showed off by catching and killing a coyote and rattle snake with only a rope and knife, taught us how to brand calves, then impressed us with his NFR skills :). Kim is an excellent...

Thank Rick W
Flers, France
Reviewed April 4, 2017

A rare opportunity to live alone side the Chesser family for a few days, they are third generation New Mexico Ranchers we roped and branded cattle, ate great food and finished the days in the hot tub! We were immersed in the Cowboy life style from the moment we arrive, the warm and friendly hospitality, great horse back riding and...

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New York City, New York
Reviewed January 15, 2016 via mobile

During a four month road trip I was lucky enough to spend a week at Burnt Well and it was one of my absolute highlights. The horses are gorgeous and incredibly responsive. You have the opportunity to get involved in many aspects of ranch work under the brilliant guidance of Kim and Tye. And at the end of the day...

Thank Carrie B
Reviewed November 13, 2015

You could hear there - a whole remuda of dogies and cayuses, what means a great throng of calves and ponies. So if you want to visit this wonderful rancho, welcome there and you won't be disappointed the least jot.

Thank Wardenwarden w
Reviewed November 9, 2015

We loved every minute of the trip and would certainly recommend it to anyone who wants to experience a proper working ranch, to see and learn what daily life is like, to be welcomed into the family and you'll have a lot of fun too! We will definitely be back.

Thank Ronayne J
Reviewed June 7, 2015 via mobile

Our adventure at Burnt Well Guest Ranch was a once in a lifetime experience. The views were exquisite and the 15,000 acres of land was inspiring. We have never been so relaxed and so exhausted at the same time--exactly what we wanted. The riding was amazing--and each ride was more incredible than the one before. It wasn't just the riding...

Thank LindsayNaylor
Texarkana, Texas
Reviewed May 6, 2015

It's been nearly two weeks since my stay at the Burnt Well Ranch, and I still can't wipe this smile off my face or this happiness from my heart. Amazing is the only word you can use to describe Burnt Well. Amazing country - amazing people - amazing place to stay. I was here during a branding week (April 2015)...

Thank Ken L
Coventry, United Kingdom
Reviewed April 27, 2015

Kim,Patricia and Tye gave us an experience none of us will forget we wanted a working ranch were you get involved and get your hands dirty proper cowboy stuff and we got it and more,riding horses,herding,branding cattle,hunting down a rogue mad cow and capturing it,watching the professionals do there stuff and then copying them, wrestling the calfs to the ground...

Thank Ady S
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Burnt Well, a working cattle and sheep ranch, take a few guests on the side to supplement their ranching income. Guest capacity is small enabling us to tailor your stay to your wishes, whether you are an avid rider who wants to participate in actual ranch work, you are a beginner and just want to work on your riding skills, or anything in-between. When you're here, "YOU" are the focus! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Burnt Well Guest Ranch

Address: 399 Chesser Road, Roswell, NM 88203
Location: United States > New Mexico > Roswell
Price Range: $285 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 2
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