Generations of Friendships

October 7th, 2019

Many families often return to our ranch each year for the guest ranch season. They come from all over the world to convene and reconnect in the peaceful tranquility of the ranch. However, that case has been a bit different for a few time-honored guests. It first began with a family known as the Codey’s




Rankin Ranch Beef

September 21st, 2019

Our family is proud to offer high quality, local beef from our ranch to your table.  Our cattle are raised on our 156 year old cattle ranch by 4th, 5th, and 6th generation Rankins.  They graze grass on the mountains surrounding Walker Basin and are then finished on grain at a feedlot in Bakersfield.  We finish




Crockpot Philly Cheesesteaks!

September 11th, 2019

These low carb Philly cheesesteaks are so easy to make you wouldn’t believe it. Everything, including the cheese, cooks together in this slow cooker recipe. Since the beef is sliced thin, it won’t need to cook as long as most slow cooker red meat recipes call for. Just a couple of hours on high or




Return to the Ranch, McLaughlin Family Vacation

June 28th, 2019

  For their 10th Wedding Anniversary in 1979, Dennis and Donna McLaughlin chose Rankin Ranch to have a quiet getaway just the two of them. After spending a few days at the ranch, they could not help but notice that not only was this the perfect getaway from them as a couple, but for their




Ranch Stay Giveaway

May 22nd, 2019

Enter to win a FREE one night stay at Rankin Ranch! $500 value! Everything is included in the American Plan Rate: lodging, three full meals, horseback riding and all ranch activities. Come experience and witness a working cattle ranch in action! Get a glimpse of a way of life that continues the warm hospitality and




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