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Call Out to the Tucson Community

Call Out to the Tucson Community

Do you live in Tucson, Arizona? Are you part of the Tucson Community? Are you passing through the area anytime soon? If so, you must make the stop at the heart of Mt Lemmon, Mica Mountain, and the Saguaro National Learn more
Tucson Breweries Are More Than a Trend – They’re a Revolution

Tucson Breweries Are More Than a Trend – They’re a Revolution

We are living in a beer revolution. The way we associate Champagne with regions in France, vodka with Russia and tequila with Mexico, many associate a unique change in beer with America. The flavor-forward expressions of hop-heavy IPAs of California, Learn more
Savor the Flavor of The Ranch: Edamame Broccomole

Savor the Flavor of The Ranch: Edamame Broccomole

Everyone knows guacamole is a staple to southwestern and Mexican cooking. It’s creamy and delicious while adding that boost of freshness to your dishes with a dose of healthy fats from the avocado. But our Chef Macy likes to make Learn more
Savor the Flavor of the Ranch: Pork Loin

Savor the Flavor of the Ranch: Pork Loin

Each year Tanque Verde steps away from its Southwestern roots and goes to classic flavors for the holidays. This is one of our guest favorites that we serve each holiday season. Enjoy with your family, friends, and a big glass Learn more
Kids Stay Free All Summer

Kids Stay Free All Summer

With busy schedules during the school year juggling homework, extracurricular activities and work, it seems like it’s nearly impossible to even get the whole family together for dinner every night. It seems like the only “quality” time you get with Learn more

Biosphere 2 – Where Science Lives

  Traveling to Tanque Verde Ranch and want to experience what the book by Life calls the 50 Must-See Wonders of the World? Just an hour north of the ranch is the Biosphere 2, an earth system science research facility Learn more

Mesquite Smoked Pork Chop Recipe

Get your grilling on this summer with this savory, mesquite smoked pork chop. Use our secret recipe for a dry rub that will add just a little zing to your next grilled meal. You’ll spoil your friends and family and Learn more

Travel Channel Names TVR a Top 10 Family Vacation Spot – Again!

For the sixth year in a row, Tanque Verde Ranch is honored to receive the Top 10 Family Vacation spot from Travel Channel. The popular TV station based the accolade on specific vacation destinations that tailor to the entire family. These Learn more

The Fastest Bird in the West

“Beep beep,” is what we know cartoon coyotes think they sound like, but the Greater Roadrunner actually makes more of quiet descending coo and occasional clack. These incredible birds are common throughout the Sonoran Desert, as well as the American Southwest and Learn more

Cowgirl Concierge

If you’ve visited the ranch lately, you may have crossed paths with wrangers Kelly Hoffman, Melissa Meridew and Kelsey Anderson, but just this fall Tanque Verde Ranch launched a new program featuring the trio to help improve the guest experience. Learn more

Blueberry-Thyme Buttermilk Pie

‘Tis the season to enjoy leftovers! Use this recipe with all the remaining ingredients from your Holiday cooking! Our Blueberry-Thyme Buttermilk Pie is sure to please those leftover lovers. (For a printable version of these recipes for your recipe box, Learn more

The Diary of Golden Eye – Director of Fun

The long, summer days at Camp Lincoln and Camp Lake Hubert remained fresh in Golden Eye’s mind, even months after leaving Minnesota to head back to his home at Tanque Verde Ranch. His experience at camp provided not only new Learn more