How to Have an Unforgettable Getaway From Santa Fe

If you’re ready to escape the hustle and bustle of life in the big city, we have the perfect spot for you. Plan the ultimate getaway from Santa Fe with a visit to Geronimo Trail Guest Ranch! Whisk your worries away when you ride atop of one of our amiable, well-trained horses through breathtaking scenery or sit fireside, exchanging stories of your adventures in the Gila National Forest while gazing up at the bright stars. Isn’t it time you started exploring? Start planning your best vacation ever with a trip to Geronimo Trail Guest Ranch!

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Everything You Need to Know About Planning Your Great Getaway From Santa Fe

We call New Mexico the Land of Enchantment for a reason. North to south, east to west, the state is bursting with adventure for everyone. Start planning your best getaway from Santa Fe with a trip to the great outdoors of Southwest New Mexico. Ride through the 3.3 million-acre Gila National Forest, enjoy Chef Fred’s amazing southwest style meals, and stay in the comforts of our small, all-inclusive guest, ranch. We can help you plan your best trip yet!

  • August Horseback Riding at Geronimo Trail Guest Ranch, New MexicoEnjoy Horseback Riding Through  Pristine Landscape

Southwest New Mexico offers some of the most stunning scenery in the world! Horseback ride through vibrant Ponderosa pine forests and deep canyons with 500-foot cliffs and crystal-clear creeks. Our horses are suitable for riders of all skill levels. We offer orientation and guidance throughout your time at the ranch so that you will feel comfortable, can bond with your horse, and enjoy the magnificent scenery. Experience the culture and history of New Mexico when you slow down with a ride at Geronimo Trail Guest Ranch. Meet all of our favorite four-legged friends today!

  • Discover the Beauty of the Gila National Forest

The Gila National Forest is comprised of rugged mountains, broad meadows, and deep canyons. The 3.3 million-acre forest is home to animals such as elk, mule deer, javelina, black bear, mountain lion, bald eagle, red-tailed hawk, and so much more. The forest encompasses three climatic zones and boasts diverse and stunning flora like Cottonwood, Box Elder, Pinyon Pine (the New Mexico state tree), wildflowers such as Rocky Mountain Bee Plant, Prickly Poppy, Larkspur and Indian Paintbrush, and fruit-bearing plants such as Wild Canyon Grapes, raspberries, and wild onion. Stop for a dip in the warm-spring waters, peer over the sprawling cliff faces, and meander through the fragrant meadows. The Gila National Forest is the perfect place to slow down and leave the world behind.

  • Geronimo Ranch diningIndulge in Home-Style Ranch Cooking

You’ll want to bring your appetite when you stay at Geronimo Trail Guest Ranch! Indulge in the best of ranch cooking by Chef Fred. Meals are served family-style and are crafted with all dietary needs in mind. From Pecan-Crusted Chicken with crispy, roasted red potatoes to barbacoa quesadillas and sopapillas, and everything in between, Chef Fred is sure to pamper your palate this vacation!

Your indulgence doesn’t have to end when you leave the ranch. Take our home-style ranch cooking to the comfort of your home when you pre-order your copy of our cookbook which includes 30 of our favorite recipes from the ranch!    

  • Relax in our Comfortable Cabins at the Ranch

Our private cabins are nestled serenely in the heart of the Gila National Forest beneath the tall, sweet-smelling Ponderosa Pines. Each well-appointed cabin includes a propane fireplace, private bathroom, plush mattresses and linens, indoor and outdoor sitting areas, fresh homemade cookies, complimentary Geronimo Trail Guest Ranch water bottles and more! 

Check out the newly updated Cowboy Cabin and enjoy freshly painted walls, views of the horses right out your window, and so much more! Whether you’re searching for the family or just the two of you, we have the perfect cabin for you! So what are you waiting for? Start planning your greatest getaway today! We can’t wait to share the enchantment of Southwest New Mexico with you! 

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