Double Rafter Cattle Drives

An Authentic 1880's Cattle Drive


Welcome to Double Rafter Cattle Drive!  Here it's the real deal. Compared to us, City Slickers is a pony ride!!!! We promise you the trip of a lifetime.

Out here on the range, we give you reality. We don't schedule phony stampedes, cloudbursts, blizzards, rodeos, wagon wrecks, or brush fires....they happen all on their own! Take a look through out site and give us a holler when you're ready to saddle-up!


DudeRanch Award 2019 announced their 2018/2019 Signature Ranch Awards and Double Rafter Cattle Drive is proud to be on more than one of their lists! For more, visit announces Double Rafter Cattle Drives as esteemed Award Winner in their inaugural Ranch Vacation Awards of Excellence, 2015!



Check us out on Facebook, read our Testimonials, have fun perusing through past Trip Reports. You will come to find that we are the real deal.

We are an authentic, family-owned and working cattle ranch.  To get a feel for what the cattle drives are all about, check out our video:

Top Ten Reasons Why Camping with Double Rafter is Better than Staying in a Hotel.

by H.J. Siegel, July 2010

  1. You do not have to remember to lock your room door.
  2. There is no need to set the room thermostat.
  3. You do not have to worry that the water boiler will break down.
  4. People cannot bother you with work by email or cell phone.
  5. There is free 24/7 emergency medical care just minutes away, and no insurance card needed.
  6. There is no extra charge for unlimited beer.
  7. You never have to flush.
  8. You have no need to request "wake-up calls; they are provided automatically.
  9. You have a daily chance to win the use of special white saddlebags.
  10. You never have to wonder what you will have for lunch.