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Ranchlands: Managing ranches into the future.
Ranchlands Group manages large-scale ranching businesses in the American West. These operations revolve principally around livestock production and grazing with an emphasis on protecting biodiv...
About
About
anchlands is an agricultural-based business that specializes in the management of large-scale ranches, where we partner with conservation-minded owners to implement ambitious conservation programs th...
About Overview
About Overview
Our Philosophy
Our Philosophy
Our ValuesFamily, fairness, and integrity are the core elements of our organization. Our children grow up learning and understanding what responsibility and consequences mean by working on our ranc...
Our People
Our People
he Ranchlands team is comprised of professionals with varied backgrounds ranging from large-scale cattle and land management, conservation, hunting, fishing and lodging to real estate investment, mar...
Friends of Ranchlands
Friends of Ranchlands
Ranchlands has been a valuable partner in engaging ranchers and other groups in our shared effort to build resilience in the West through progressive land management.– Avery Anderson, Quivira C...
Gracias
Gracias
Ranchlands is the culmination of what Duke has been doing and working towards his whole life and it is a pleasure to see it all come together.- Dale LasaterAllan SavoryAs a pioneer in holism and land...
News & Awards
News & Awards
AwardsIn recognition of its accomplishments, Ranchlands and its people have earned the following acknowledgments:COLORADO PARKS & WILDLIFE, 2008:Landowner of the YearSOCIETY FOR RANGE MANAGEMENT,...
Contact Us
Contact Us
Ranchlands Headquarters:22500 Peyton Highway SouthColorado Springs, Colorado 80928Phone:719.641.4489E-mail:info@Ranchlands.comWork with Ranchlands:Learn more about working with Ranchlands and how to...
Work with Ranchlands
Work with Ranchlands
Ranch Management Services
Ranch Management Services
anchlands specializes in providing ranch management services to ranch owners with ambitious conservation objectives who wish to emphasize a high environmental ethic on their properties. These service...
Services Overview
Services Overview
Turn-Key Ranch & Conservation Management
Turn-Key Ranch & Conservation Management
Guest Services Ranchlands views land not just as a home for livestock, but as a multidimensional resource for business diversification. To this end, Ranchlands engages with the land, owners and mana...
Recreation & Hospitality
Recreation & Hospitality
A hospitality program managed by Ranchlands means owners have immediate access to our marketing and sales network that attracts guests from the US and abroad. he development of recreational amenities...
Philanthropic Support
Philanthropic Support
Ranchlands hospitality plays an important role in supporting our development work at the Zapata Ranch. -The Nature Conservancyanchlands Learning and Research Center, a non-profit educational organiza...
Conservation
Conservation
onservation is rapidly becoming an industry-wide priority, but it has been a cornerstone of our operations for years, as it is on many ranches nationwide. We view conservation as a product that we pr...
Conservation Overview
Conservation Overview
What We Do
What We Do
Planned GrazingIn customizing our grazing tactics to each ranch, we evaluate riparian areas, aquifer systems, wildlife and vegetation ecologies, and work to tailor and execute an appropriate conser...
Tools
Tools
Monitoring & MappingMonitoring is a critical component of our business.Our management decisions are informed by numerous monitoring systems we have established to audit the animal and vegetativ...
Accomplishments
Accomplishments
AwardsCOLORADO DIVISION OF WILDLIFE, 2008:Landowner of the YearSOCIETY FOR RANGE MANAGEMENT, 2003:Excellence in Rangeland Conservation Award ResearchFunding contribution and hosts of Fall and Spring ...
Livestock
Livestock
attle ranching lies at the core of who we are and is the foundation of our business.It is both a passion and a way of life.Livestock are not only an important source of food for our nation, but they ...
Livestock Overview
Livestock Overview
Cattle
Cattle
Cattle are a tool that we use for ecological restoration and conservation. anchlands' roots originate in cattle ranching, and ranching is the backbone of all of our business enterprises. We run a div...
Bison
Bison
Trained BisonRanchlands manages a separate herd of bison as traditional livestock. These bison are trained from a young age to electric fences, horses, people, herding, and a dietary supplement known...
Horses
Horses
Horses that we produce are designed to play a central role in the management of a ranch. anchlands Horse Company’s breeding program is based on producing gentle horses that can work long days o...
Education
Education
anchlands places a high value on education. We see education as a method of building bridges, both within our industry and with the broader public.We are constantly seeking to improve our own methods...
Education Overview
Education Overview
Learning & Research Center
Learning & Research Center
Our mission is bridging the gap between rural and urban communities to help preserve our western heritagenon-profit subsidiary of Ranchlands, Ranchlands Learning and Research Center (RLRC) focuses on...
Roundtable
Roundtable
Conservation finance, ecological restoration, ranching culture, ranching impact on ecological and community vitality are important themes.anchlands has solicited the help of a diverse group of people...
Management Guild
Management Guild
Trainees learn by having significant areas of responsibility and by being intimately involved in day-to-day operations. anchlands Management Guild (RMG) trains aspiring young ranch managers through...
Art Program
Art Program
e believe that in order to perpetuate land stewardship and our American ranching heritage effectively, we have to learn to be good communicators, not just between ourselves in ranching, but with the ...
Art Collective Overview
Art Collective Overview
2015 Exhibit Pieces for Sale
2015 Exhibit Pieces for Sale
Artist Gatherings & Art Exhibitions
Artist Gatherings & Art Exhibitions
During the gatherings, artists live and work at our ranches for several days, gathering material, sharing ideas, and garnering inspiration from the ranch.Banner art by Karen Myersanchlands Artist Gat...
Concerts & Music
Concerts & Music
Well you won’t know what you’re missing 'til ya hear that soundMay you always have cows around- Corb Lund"Cows Around"Banner photo & right column photo by Kellie Coughlin Ph...
Film & Video
Film & Video
Film is an important medium for informing the public of the bigger picture valuesthat ranching embraces. he romance and mystique of our American ranching heritage is unmistakable. In addition to prov...
Our Projects
Our Projects
anchlands manages large-scale ranches with a wide range of associated stakeholders in three states. Our business model emphasizes economic and ecological sustainability, which hinge upon running effi...
Our Projects Overview
Our Projects Overview
Medano Zapata Ranch
Medano Zapata Ranch
HospitalityZapata Ranch is the guest arm of Medano Zapata Ranch. Ranchlands has managed this portion of the ranch since 2007. It features a 17 bedroom lodge and a conference center that provide the b...
Chico Basin Ranch
Chico Basin Ranch
EducationChico Basin hosts over 3,000 members of the public each year who come to learn about ranching, nature, ecology, and other subjects. Visit our education section to learn more about our educat...
Box T Cowboys
Box T Cowboys
Our mission is to use ourland management practices to fostera nature preserve unlike any other.ased on the 87,000 acre Chico Basin Ranch, Box T Cowboys offers outdoor sporting and recreation opportun...
Ranchlands Stay
Ranchlands Stay
Ranchlands StayFor More Information & Bookingstay@ranchlands.comClick Here to View Ranchlands Stay PDFSpecial Events 2017SANDHILL CRANE PHOTO WORKSHOP,MARCH 5-10, 2016, ZAPATA RANCHJoin long-time...
Ranchlands Mercantile
Ranchlands Mercantile
Ranchlands Review
Ranchlands Review
Art Show 2015
Art Show 2015
he Ranchlands Art Exhibition began in 2000, when we first invited professional artists to our Artist Gatherings to create works inspired on our cattle and bison ranches. Each fall since then, that ye...