Looking for overnight horse boarding in north-east Texas? Rancho Del Sol Arena now offers horse hotel services near the small, sleepy town of DeKalb. At first glance, the ranch seems as sleepy as the rest of the town, but when you come closer you will see cattle milling about the field, horse trailers filling the parking area, cowboys and cowgirls prepping their horses for a competition going on inside.... (read more) The Ranch’s history includes visits from major country stars like Dolly Parton, George Strait and Willie Nelson.
Kamber and Don Ulmer are the original founders of Rancho Del Sol. Between the two of them, there is over half a century of horsemanship and knowledge. This is a dynamic duo! Through their love and support, Rancho Del Sol has been a success for over 30 years. Now under the management of daughter Elise, the arena has received a facelift and is livelier than ever.
The arena features a 100 x 250 ft. indoor arena that is fully equipped to host rodeos, roping competitions, horse shows, livestock events, even concerts! It also houses 75 total indoor stalls with 28 of those stalls in a separate barn for overnight horse boarding. Oudoors you’ll find a sizeable warm-up arena, paddocks and acres of meadow and wooded pasture.
While you’re here, why not check out the Rails to Trails 26-mile trail ride in DeKalb?