2019 Venue

2019 Encuentro de Vaqueros TRAIL RIDE VENUE

We are very excited that the Historic Douglas Ranch Camp, Carmel Valley has been selected as the venue from Friday, April 26th – Sunday, April 28th for the Men’s Annual Trail Ride. Please SAVE this date and join us for a great time!

Douglas Ranch in Carmel Valley dates back to the 1930’s and was a very well run and popular camp for boys and girls. The “Ranch” comprises 115 acres with trails leading to other neighboring ranches and open spaces. Known for its variety of activities Douglas Ranch was a popular destination for families for many decades.

Recently it as undergone a facelift and become a destination for groups of all kinds with activities that include a large beautiful arena and 16 stall horse facility, classic dining hall and patio each with its own fireplace and views to the historic Wilson Ranch and hills beyond. The food is first class, prepared by Chef Michael Jones of “A Movable Feast” and the Cachagua General Store and never disappoints. The cabins have all been updated and remodeled and vary in size from a large 3 bedroom cabin to 1 bedroom units, all furnished with comfortable beds for a great nights sleep.

There is also an Archery Range, Gun Range, large swimming pool and hiking and riding trails throughout as well as a camp ground for those hardy folks that like to be a little closer to nature.

Following is their website:


Camp Douglas Pool

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