Tag: SaddleBrooke Ranch Riding Group

Horseback riders mount up for fall season

  Rebecca Williams The SaddleBrooke Ranch Riding Group is ready to head down the trail at some old favorite venues as well as some new. On Saturday morning, September 29 the group will head to the Hacienda del Sol stable in Tucson for a morning ride starting at 9:00 a.m. Hacienda del Sol stable is…

Nineteen riders enjoy a trail ride in Gold Canyon

  Don and Rebecca Williams A fine group of 19 riders from the SaddleBrooke Ranch Riding Group headed up the trail for a great trail ride at Donnelly’s D-Spur Ranch in Gold Canyon. The one-hour trail winds through the foothills of the Superstition Mountains which were especially colorful in the warm morning sun. It was…

Horseback riders enjoy a fine fall day at Colossal Cave Mountain Park

Rebecca Williams Colossal Cave Mountain Park has always been a favorit.enue for horseback riders. On Saturday, November 4, nine riders enjoyed the trails that include part of the famed Arizona Trail. This picturesqu.enue located southeast in Vail, AZ wanders gently through the saguaros, cottonwoods and barrel cacti. This area is adjacent to the eastern Saguaro…

Horseback riders enjoy the boulders of the Texas Canyon area

Rebecca Williams The SaddleBrooke Ranch Riding Group headed a little further out of town to the picturesque Texas Canyon area for a horseback ride at the Triangle T Guest Ranch. Set among the giant granite boulders of the Texas Canyon, the Triangle T is a frequent site for movies, TV shows and commercials. Scenes from…

Eighteen mounted up for a fine spring horseback ride

Enjoying a fine spring day are, right to left: Tom Ridolfo, Janelle Authur, Bob Authur, Peg Ridolfo, Rebecca Williams, Don Williams

Rebecca Williams Eighteen riders from the SaddleBrooke Ranch Riding Group headed up the trail for a great spring ride at Donnelly’s D-Spur Ranch in Gold Canyon. The one-hour trail winds through the foothills of the Superstition Mountains, which were especially colorful in the warm morning sun. It was easy to tell that spring was already…

Saddle up for the spring season

Left to right: Rebecca Williams, Doug Rinke, Don Williams and Lee Rinke enjoy a beautiful view of the Superstition Mountains.

Rebecca Williams The SaddleBrooke Ranch Riding Group is saddling up for the spring season. The first ride is scheduled for Saturday, February 4, at 10:30 a.m. at Donnelly’s in Gold Canyon. The one-hour trail here winds through the foothills of the Superstition Mountains and provides a nice view of the Phoenix area to the west.…

First time trail riders enjoy scenery in new way

New riders Mike and Janice Neal get to know Janice’s mount, Hoss.

Some new riders joined in the fun with the SaddleBrooke Ranch Riding Group seeing the Catalina Foothills on horseback for the first time at one of the group’s frequent venues, Pusch Ridge Stables in Oro Valley. Janice Neal had only been on a horse decades ago while new resident Madoka Knight had never been horseback…

Riders enjoy the picturesque rocks of the Texas Canyon area

On the set for the original movie 3:10 to Yuma and High Chaparral.

Rebecca Williams The SaddleBrooke Ranch Riding Group headed a little farther out of town to the picturesque Texas Canyon area for a horseback ride at the Triangle T Guest Ranch. Set among the giant granite boulders of the Texas Canyon, the Triangle T is a frequent site for movies, TV shows and commercials. Scenes from…

Fifteen riders enjoy a fine spring horseback ride

From the top of the trail to the end: Doug Rinke, Rich Tiemann, Mary Tiemann, Joyce Bowling (sister of Judy Smith who is behind Mary Tiemann), Jeanne Chiapel, Gary Sherman, Lorretta Johnson, Bob Johnson, Don Williams, Rebecca Williams, Sue, a friend of the final rider, Alyce Grover. Picture by Lee Rinke

Rebecca Williams Fifteen riders from the SaddleBrooke Ranch Riding Group headed up the trail for a great spring ride at Donnelly’s D-Spur Ranch in Gold Canyon. The one-hour trail winds through the foothills of the Superstition Mountains, which were especially colorful in the warm morning sun. It was easy to tell that spring was already…