Blanche Manor is renowned for its beautiful trails, courteous and well trained staff, and of course beautiful horses. We have recently broadened our offerings to include The City Slicker Special. If you have always dreamed of being a real cowboy but never got to roam the open range, this is the package for you! We offer different cowboy and ranch events daily that are taught by our knowledgeable staff. They will guide you through barrel racing, pole bending, obstacle courses, and even cattle roping! BEGINNERS OF ALL AGES WELCOME, if you can get on the horse, we can teach you! Get a glimpse into what our wranglers do in their spare time for fun! Spend the day with us on the ranch with our Dude for a Day package. You can also stay in the Blanche Manor Yurts with the Dude for a Day and Night package for a great Blue Ridge vacation! Only
Dude for a Day - $110
Come spend the day with us on the ranch! Your adventure begins at 8:45 in the morning. Put on your complimentary Blanche Manor t-shirt, grab your cowpony and tackle the 1.25 hour morning ranch event in our arena. After the buckle has been awarded, mosey over to the Cider House Café (a two minute drive from our ranch), for a country style lunch that will satisfy even the hungriest ranch hand. After lunch, join us back at the ranch for a 1:45 PM check in for your 1.25 hour ride through our beautiful trails.
Dude for a Day and Night - $110 per additional group
Add a stay in the yurts on our ranch at a discounted rate. Package includes Dude for a Day activities, plus stay in the yurt for up to four people. Two additional guests can be added for $5 per person. This package offers a 15% discount on the yurts. Discount will be given at barn.
Please Note: There is a four person minimum for the Dude for a Day. We can combine groups of less than four together in order to have the event.