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Horseback Riders enjoy a taste of spring

The SaddleBrooke Ranch Horseback Riding Group headed down the trail at Donnelly’s D-Spur Ranch in Gold Canyon east of Apache Junction. This is a favorite venue for early February as the Ranch is located at a lower elevation with some beautiful views of the Superstition Mountains. An added treat is that the grass is already…

SaddleBrooke Ranch Voices join the Oaks Chorale

In December 2018, five singers from SBR sang their hearts out in the Messiah Sing-Along with the Voices in the Oaks Chorale. They were more than a little pleased that a couple of dozen Ranchers were in the Oracle Center for the Arts (OrCA) to enjoy the music. Singing were Bob Drury (Tenor), Barbara Drury…

DesertFest returns to the Ranch

Don’t miss all the fun! On Saturday, February 23, 2019, DesertFest returns to SaddleBrooke Ranch from 11:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. and it will be bigger and better! With a very exciting lineup of activities scheduled for this event—you won’t want to miss a moment! As part of the opening celebration for the new Ranch…

Residents welcome an unexpected visitor

Camille Esterman New Year’s Day provided an opportunity for many of us to reclaim our childhood. The overnight snowfall was perfect for making snowballs and building snowmen/women. This fetching creature was the work of 4B residents: Karen and Dave Ransom, Barb and Doug Miller, Debbie and John Trapp and Lowell Sletten. Although they dressed her…

Scrambling for bragging rights

Bob Authur Twenty Unit 8A men participated in the unit’s second golf tournament on Wednesday, December 5 at the SaddleBrooke Ranch Golf Course. The 18-hole Rick Dahlin Memorial Golf Tournament was in memory of good friend and Unit 8A neighbor, Rick Dahlin, who was instrumental in starting the first tournament in April 2108. Stan Doepke,…

Holiday Sing Along and Carol Singing

Alastair Stone The spirit of the holiday season will be amplified in the community of SaddleBrooke Ranch when friends and neighbors join together on Friday, December 14, as the SBR Carol Singers perform in the Sol Ballroom of our new Ranch House. Our SBR woodwind trio will play beforehand from 4:00 p.m. and then we…

Holiday parade

  The Ranch revs up the holiday spirit on Friday, December 14 from 2:00 to 4:00 p.m. Decorate your electric carts, bicycles or ATVs with your holiday decorations of choice. To participate, pick up registration forms at the Front Desk and return there no later than 3:00 p.m. on Tuesday, December 11. Line-up for the…

SaddleBrooke Ranch welcomes top US Pickleball instructor

SaddleBrooke Ranch Pickleball Association was honored to host one of the top pickleball instructors, Helle Sparre, who provided our members and residents with a pickleball demonstration, sharing her concepts and strategy for playing the game, focused on her successful technique; Dynamic Doubles Systems. Helle began her professional career as a tennis player and by 19…