Western Themes

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    Last Day of Horse Camp

    Horse Camp
    © 2007 Linda Radke, used with permission.

    Arizona Still Has Horses and Cowboys

    Arizona offers lots of opportunities for cowboys, real and the vacationing type, to experience the wild west. Rodeos, dude ranches, trail rides, cookouts, hay rides -- people enjoy riding a horse in the desert, or cozying up to the campfire after a hayride.

    These photos were all taken in Arizona. If you'd like to submit a photo of a trail ride, dude ranch, hay ride, rodeo, or other Western-themed activity that was taken in Phoenix or in another part of Arizona, here's how you do it..

    Arizona offers many opportunities for cowboys, real and the weekend type, to experience the wild west with rodeos, trail rides, cookouts, and hay rides.

    If you'd like to submit a photo of a trail ride, dude ranch, hay ride, rodeo, or other Western-themed activity that was taken in Phoenix or in another part of Arizona, here's how you do it..

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    Rawhide Western Town

    Stagecoach at Rawhide
    Rawhide Western Town Photo © 2006 Judy Hedding

    Arizona offers many opportunities for cowboys, real and the weekend type, to experience the wild west with rodeos, trail rides, cookouts, and hay rides.

    If you'd like to submit a photo of a trail ride, dude ranch, hay ride, rodeo, or other Western-themed activity that was taken in Phoenix or in another part of Arizona, here's how you do it..

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    Stables at Fort McDowell

    Stables at Fort McDowell
    © 2007 Theresa Johnston, used with permission.

    Arizona offers many opportunities for cowboys, real and the weekend type, to experience the wild west with rodeos, trail rides, cookouts, and hay rides.

    If you'd like to submit a photo of a trail ride, dude ranch, hay ride, rodeo, or other Western-themed activity that was taken in Phoenix or in another part of Arizona, here's how you do it..

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    Payson Rodeo

    Payson Rodeo
    Payson Rodeo Photos © 2005 Judy Hedding

    Arizona offers many opportunities for cowboys, real and the weekend type, to experience the wild west with rodeos, trail rides, cookouts, and hay rides.

    If you'd like to submit a photo of a trail ride, dude ranch, hay ride, rodeo, or other Western-themed activity that was taken in Phoenix or in another part of Arizona, here's how you do it..

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    Payson Rodeo

    Payson Rodeo
    Payson Rodeo Photos © 2005 Judy Hedding

    Arizona offers many opportunities for cowboys, real and the weekend type, to experience the wild west with rodeos, trail rides, cookouts, and hay rides.

    If you'd like to submit a photo of a trail ride, dude ranch, hay ride, rodeo, or other Western-themed activity that was taken in Phoenix or in another part of Arizona, here's how you do it..

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    Wickenburg Gold Rush Days

    Wickenburg Gold Rush Days
    Wickenburg Gold Rush Days Photo © 2006 Judy Hedding

    Arizona offers many opportunities for cowboys, real and the weekend type, to experience the wild west with rodeos, trail rides, cookouts, and hay rides.

    If you'd like to submit a photo of a trail ride, dude ranch, hay ride, rodeo, or other Western-themed activity that was taken in Phoenix or in another part of Arizona, here's how you do it..

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    Horse at Superstition Farm

    Horse at Superstition Farm
    Superstition Farm Photo © 2006 Judy Hedding

    Arizona offers many opportunities for cowboys, real and the weekend type, to experience the wild west with rodeos, trail rides, cookouts, and hay rides.

    If you'd like to submit a photo of a trail ride, dude ranch, hay ride, rodeo, or other Western-themed activity that was taken in Phoenix or in another part of Arizona, here's how you do it..

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    Wickenburg Gold Rush Days

    Wickenburg Gold Rush Days
    Wickenburg Gold Rush Days Photo © 2006 Judy Hedding

    Arizona offers many opportunities for cowboys, real and the weekend type, to experience the wild west with rodeos, trail rides, cookouts, and hay rides.

    If you'd like to submit a photo of a trail ride, dude ranch, hay ride, rodeo, or other Western-themed activity that was taken in Phoenix or in another part of Arizona, here's how you do it..

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    Rancho de los CaballerosTrail Ride

    Trail Ride at Rancho de los Caballeros
    Trail Ride Picture © Rancho de los Caballeros, used with permission.

    Arizona offers many opportunities for cowboys, real and the weekend type, to experience the wild west with rodeos, trail rides, cookouts, and hay rides.

    If you'd like to submit a photo of a trail ride, dude ranch, hay ride, rodeo, or other Western-themed activity that was taken in Phoenix or in another part of Arizona, here's how you do it..

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    Rancho de los Caballeros Kids on Horseback

    Kids on Horseback at Rancho de los Caballeros
    Trail Ride Picture © Rancho de los Caballeros, used with permission.

    Arizona offers many opportunities for cowboys, real and the weekend type, to experience the wild west with rodeos, trail rides, cookouts, and hay rides.

    If you'd like to submit a photo of a trail ride, dude ranch, hay ride, rodeo, or other Western-themed activity that was taken in Phoenix or in another part of Arizona, here's how you do it..

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    Giddy Up Gals at Rancho de los Caballeros

    Giddy Up Gals at Rancho de los Caballeros
    Trail Ride Picture © Rancho de los Caballeros, used with permission.

    Arizona offers many opportunities for cowboys, real and the weekend type, to experience the wild west with rodeos, trail rides, cookouts, and hay rides.

    If you'd like to submit a photo of a trail ride, dude ranch, hay ride, rodeo, or other Western-themed activity that was taken in Phoenix or in another part of Arizona, here's how you do it..

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    Horseback Riding at Rancho de los Caballeros

    Horseback Riding at Rancho de los Caballeros
    Horseback Riding Picture © Rancho de los Caballeros, used with permission.

    Arizona offers many opportunities for cowboys, real and the weekend type, to experience the wild west with rodeos, trail rides, cookouts, and hay rides.

    If you'd like to submit a photo of a trail ride, dude ranch, hay ride, rodeo, or other Western-themed activity that was taken in Phoenix or in another part of Arizona, here's how you do it..

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    Team Penning at Rancho de los Caballeros

    Team Penning at Rancho de los Caballeros
    Team Penning Picture © Rancho de los Caballeros, used with permission.

    Arizona offers many opportunities for cowboys, real and the weekend type, to experience the wild west with rodeos, trail rides, cookouts, and hay rides.

    If you'd like to submit a photo of a trail ride, dude ranch, hay ride, rodeo, or other Western-themed activity that was taken in Phoenix or in another part of Arizona, here's how you do it..

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    Saguaro Lake Trail Rides

    Saguaro Lake Trail Rides
    Saguaro Lake Trail Rides Photo © 2008 Judy Hedding

    Arizona offers many opportunities for cowboys, real and the weekend type, to experience the wild west with rodeos, trail rides, cookouts, and hay rides.

    If you'd like to submit a photo of a trail ride, dude ranch, hay ride, rodeo, or other Western-themed activity that was taken in Phoenix or in another part of Arizona, here's how you do it..

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    Saguaro Lake Trail Rides

    Saguaro Lake Trail Rides
    Saguaro Lake Trail Rides Photo © 2008 Judy Hedding

    Arizona offers many opportunities for cowboys, real and the weekend type, to experience the wild west with rodeos, trail rides, cookouts, and hay rides.

    If you'd like to submit a photo of a trail ride, dude ranch, hay ride, rodeo, or other Western-themed activity that was taken in Phoenix or in another part of Arizona, here's how you do it..

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    Saguaro Lake Trail Rides

    Saguaro Lake Trail Rides
    Saguaro Lake Trail Rides Photo © 2008 Judy Hedding

    Arizona offers many opportunities for cowboys, real and the weekend type, to experience the wild west with rodeos, trail rides, cookouts, and hay rides.

    If you'd like to submit a photo of a trail ride, dude ranch, hay ride, rodeo, or other Western-themed activity that was taken in Phoenix or in another part of Arizona, here's how you do it..

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    Kay-El-Bar Ranch

    Wickenburg
    Western Photo © Dan Raustadt, www.biggerpictureimages.com

    Arizona offers many opportunities for cowboys, real and the weekend type, to experience the wild west with rodeos, trail rides, cookouts, and hay rides.

    If you'd like to submit a photo of a trail ride, dude ranch, hay ride, rodeo, or other Western-themed activity that was taken in Phoenix or in another part of Arizona, here's how you do it..

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    Kay-El-Bar Ranch

    Wickenburg
    Western Photo © Dan Raustadt, www.biggerpictureimages.com

    Arizona offers many opportunities for cowboys, real and the weekend type, to experience the wild west with rodeos, trail rides, cookouts, and hay rides.

    If you'd like to submit a photo of a trail ride, dude ranch, hay ride, rodeo, or other Western-themed activity that was taken in Phoenix or in another part of Arizona, here's how you do it..

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    Kay-El-Bar Ranch

    Wickenburg
    Western Photo © Dan Raustadt, www.biggerpictureimages.com

    Arizona offers many opportunities for cowboys, real and the weekend type, to experience the wild west with rodeos, trail rides, cookouts, and hay rides.

    If you'd like to submit a photo of a trail ride, dude ranch, hay ride, rodeo, or other Western-themed activity that was taken in Phoenix or in another part of Arizona, here's how you do it..

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    Kay-El-Bar Ranch

    Wickenburg
    Western Photo © Dan Raustadt, www.biggerpictureimages.com

    Arizona offers many opportunities for cowboys, real and the weekend type, to experience the wild west with rodeos, trail rides, cookouts, and hay rides.

    If you'd like to submit a photo of a trail ride, dude ranch, hay ride, rodeo, or other Western-themed activity that was taken in Phoenix or in another part of Arizona, here's how you do it..

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    South Mountain Horses

    South Mountain Horses
    Western Photo © George Lenz, used with permission.

    Arizona offers many opportunities for cowboys, real and the weekend type, to experience the wild west with rodeos, trail rides, cookouts, and hay rides.

    If you'd like to submit a photo of a trail ride, dude ranch, hay ride, rodeo, or other Western-themed activity that was taken in Phoenix or in another part of Arizona, here's how you do it..

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    Goldfield, Arizona

    Goldfield, Arizona
    Western Photo © Trish Gunther, used with permission.

    Arizona offers many opportunities for cowboys, real and the weekend type, to experience the wild west with rodeos, trail rides, cookouts, and hay rides.

    If you'd like to submit a photo of a trail ride, dude ranch, hay ride, rodeo, or other Western-themed activity that was taken in Phoenix or in another part of Arizona, here's how you do it..

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    Goldfield at Night

    Goldfield, Arizona
    Western Photo © Trish Gunther, used with permission.

    Arizona offers many opportunities for cowboys, real and the weekend type, to experience the wild west with rodeos, trail rides, cookouts, and hay rides.

    If you'd like to submit a photo of a trail ride, dude ranch, hay ride, rodeo, or other Western-themed activity that was taken in Phoenix or in another part of Arizona, here's how you do it..

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    Horse Whisperer

    Horse Whisperer
    Western Photo © Arlene Meteyer, used with permission.

    Arizona offers many opportunities for cowboys, real and the weekend type, to experience the wild west with rodeos, trail rides, cookouts, and hay rides.

    If you'd like to submit a photo of a trail ride, dude ranch, hay ride, rodeo, or other Western-themed activity that was taken in Phoenix or in another part of Arizona, here's how you do it..

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    Tubac Wagon

    Tubac Wagon
    Western Photo © Arlene Meteyer, used with permission.

    Arizona offers many opportunities for cowboys, real and the weekend type, to experience the wild west with rodeos, trail rides, cookouts, and hay rides.

    If you'd like to submit a photo of a trail ride, dude ranch, hay ride, rodeo, or other Western-themed activity that was taken in Phoenix or in another part of Arizona, here's how you do it..

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    Wild Horses

    Wild Horses
    JD Brummer for As Eye See Photography, used with permission

    Arizona offers many opportunities for cowboys, real and the weekend type, to experience the wild west with rodeos, trail rides, cookouts, and hay rides.

    If you'd like to submit a photo of a trail ride, dude ranch, hay ride, rodeo, or other Western-themed activity that was taken in Phoenix or in another part of Arizona, here's how you do it..

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    Livery at Goldfield Ghost Town

    Horses at Goldfield Ghost Town
    © Shelly Kinyon, used with permission

    Arizona offers many opportunities for cowboys, real and the weekend type, to experience the wild west with rodeos, trail rides, cookouts, and hay rides.

    If you'd like to submit a photo of a trail ride, dude ranch, hay ride, rodeo, or other Western-themed activity that was taken in Phoenix or in another part of Arizona, here's how you do it..

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    Livery at Goldfield Ghost Town

    Stables at Goldfield Ghost Town
    © Shelly Kinyon, used with permission

    Arizona offers many opportunities for cowboys, real and the weekend type, to experience the wild west with rodeos, trail rides, cookouts, and hay rides.

    If you'd like to submit a photo of a trail ride, dude ranch, hay ride, rodeo, or other Western-themed activity that was taken in Phoenix or in another part of Arizona, here's how you do it..

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    Cave Creek Wild West Days

    Cave Creek Wild West Days
    © Cave Creek Wild West Days, used with permission

    Arizona offers many opportunities for cowboys, real and the weekend type, to experience the wild west with rodeos, trail rides, cookouts, and hay rides.

    If you'd like to submit a photo of a trail ride, dude ranch, hay ride, rodeo, or other Western-themed activity that was taken in Phoenix or in another part of Arizona, here's how you do it..

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    Arizona Cowboy

    Cowboy Rainbow Valley Buckeye
    © C.C., Buckeye, AZ. Used with permission

    Arizona offers many opportunities for cowboys, real and the weekend type, to experience the wild west with rodeos, trail rides, cookouts, and hay rides.

    If you'd like to submit a photo of a trail ride, dude ranch, hay ride, rodeo, or other Western-themed activity that was taken in Phoenix or in another part of Arizona, here's how you do it.

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    Arizona Cowboy

    Cave Creek Stagecoach
    © Cave Creek Chamber, used with permission.

    Arizona offers many opportunities for cowboys, real and the weekend type, to experience the wild west with rodeos, trail rides, cookouts, and hay rides.

    If you'd like to submit a photo of a trail ride, dude ranch, hay ride, rodeo, or other Western-themed activity that was taken in Phoenix or in another part of Arizona, here's how you do it.

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    Trail Ride

    trail ride in Rainbow Valley
    © C.C. Buckeye, AZ, used with permission

    Arizona offers many opportunities for cowboys, real and the weekend type, to experience the wild west with rodeos, trail rides, cookouts, and hay rides.

    If you'd like to submit a photo of a trail ride, dude ranch, hay ride, rodeo, or other Western-themed activity that was taken in Phoenix or in another part of Arizona, here's how you do it.

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    Look at Me

    Horses in Congress, Arizona
    © Jeff DuPonte, used with permission

    Congress, Arizona is a ghost town not too far north of the Phoenix area, less than 20 miles from Wickenburg.

    Arizona offers many opportunities for cowboys, real and the weekend type, to experience the wild west with rodeos, trail rides, cookouts, and hay rides.

    If you'd like to submit a photo of a trail ride, dude ranch, hay ride, rodeo, or other Western-themed activity that was taken in Phoenix or in another part of Arizona, here's how you do it.

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    River Relaxation

    © Jeff DuPonte, used with permission

    Arizona offers many opportunities for cowboys, real and the weekend type, to experience the wild west with rodeos, trail rides, cookouts, and hay rides.

    If you'd like to submit a photo of a trail ride, dude ranch, hay ride, rodeo, or other Western-themed activity that was taken in Phoenix or in another part of Arizona, here's how you do it.

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    Wickenburg Gold Rush Parade

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    © Phil Contreras, used with permission

    From the photographer: "Taken in Downtown Wickenburg during the Gold Rush Parade on February 14, 2015."

    You, too, can experience the Old West at Wickenburg's Gold Rush Days celebration.

    If you'd like to submit a photo of a trail ride, dude ranch, hay ride, rodeo, or other Western-themed activity that was taken in Phoenix or in another part of Arizona, here's how you do it.