For you to get the most out of your vacation, we offer two different packages: the 4 day Ranch Sampler and the 7 day Total Ranch Experience. For the 4 day package, you can either choose a Sunday to Thursday stay, or a Wednesday to Sunday stay. The 7 Day Total Ranch Experience is a Sunday to Sunday stay. Each option is priced to include all meals, lodging, horseback riding, lessons and scheduled activities as well as tax and service charge. The pricing and included experiences can be found by clicking on the All Room Rates link below. Our extensive ranch property is the perfect place to experience the extraordinary landscape of Southern Arizona. We specialize in creating the best horseback riding vacation you will ever experience, offering a variety of riding and non-riding activities.
Featured Vacation Specials
Adults Only Weeks 2019-2020 Season
December and January
Escape the ordinary and join us for one of our Adults only weeks, offered in December and January. We provide exceptional lodging, dining and horseback riding in a serene setting. These weeks book up quickly so give us a call!
Holidays on Horseback
Thanksgiving, Christmas, New Years
Now taking Reservations! Celebrate the Holidays in cowboy western style! We do all the cooking, decorating, and planning for a holiday vacation filled with memories and family time.
A Week at Circle Z Ranch
We have created unique vacations for guests. Our dining will satisfy the most discerning palettes, with freshly prepared buffet meals and delicious cook-outs. The horseback riding is incomparable, with expertly trained horses and hundreds of miles of trails. Our pristine ranch property creates a home away from home for our family of guests. Explore the native habitats, sing around a campfire, or lounge by the pool. Experience it all for a lifetime of memories!
News & Events
Caring for the ranch horses
The Circle Z Ranch owns one of the largest private horse herds in Arizona, and keeping our herd healthy, both physically and mentally, takes diligence and a concerted effort amongst ...
The Story of El Sultan, a Carthusian Stallion
Since our inception in 1926 we have been known for our fine breeds of horses. Circle Z Ranch’s first and most notable stallion was a Carthusian Stallion named El Sultan, ...
Coming up at Circle Z Ranch
Take a sneak peak at what is currently happening at the Ranch.
Checkin Day for Spring Break
This week begins our Spring Break time with lots of families and kids coming to the ranch.
Regular Rides and Orientation
Regular Rides and Lessons
Picnic Ride and Roping Demonstration
Join the wranglers after dinner for a campfire and s'mores
Lessons at the arena. Join Muriam for Yoga Stretching at 4. Astronomy night after dinner
We will trailer horses to the beautiful San Rafael Valley for this incredible ride. Join Paul for his jewelry and rug show when you return to the ranch.
Chuck Wagon Cookout
Join us in the Cantina a 6 for a musical performance.