Ruby Crest Ranch / Elko Guide Service

Bill Gibson, one of the most knowledgeable outdoorsmen, will show you a great Western time! From barbecues to cattle drives to cowboy poetry, the Ruby Crest, near Elko, has something for everyone. Year Round Recreation in Cowboy Country. Ruby Mountains, Ruby Marshes, Horseback Adventures, Fishing, Hunting, Cabin Rentals, Ranch Vacations, Trail Rides & Pack Trips. Rates vary, based upon your activities. For further information call (775) 744-2277

The Spur Cross Ranch

Experience ranch life - sore muscles and all! Work as much or as little as you like, but the fun is all in the doing. Located south of Golconda, in the Winnemucca area. $700 per week, double occupancy, $600 single, 3 day minimum. (800) 651-4567 or E-mail to

Cottonwood Ranch

A real Western ranch experience! Located 70 miles north of Wells. Enjoy everything from horseback riding to fishing, or join a horse drive. Rates vary, depending on the length of your stay and your activities. Unforgettable summer pack trips into the Jarbidge Wilderness for $1,800. (775) 752-0817 or (775) 275-0453 or Toll Free at (888) 269-2022. Visit for more information.

Soldier Meadows

A secluded, working cattle ranch in the fabled Black Rock Desert of hot springs and wild mustangs. Located 60 miles north of Gerlach (150 miles north of Reno). This ranch dates back to 1865. Daily per-person rate is $70, which includes lodging and three meals. (530) 279-4881. Visit Soldier Meadows Guest Ranch at for more information.