couple posing with white horse at BlissWood Ranch
Ranch Activities for Guests

You Don’t Have to Go Far to Find Fun and Adventure

Our guests will experience an authentic Texas getaway at BlissWood Bed and Breakfast Ranch. Viewing (and petting of some) ranch animals and nature walks, birding, hiking, or bicycling on our ranch trails are all included activities with no additional charge. Horseback riding, trap shooting, archery, kayaking, axe throwing and catch & release fishing in our professionally stocked and maintained lakes are other adventures waiting for you at our Texas dude ranch for an additional fee.

If you would like to add a la carte activities to your reservation please email us with advance notice, or you can book our most popular Texas getaway packages when making your lodging reservation. We’ll send you a follow up email with your itinerary of activities.

Activity Guide

BlissWood Ranch is an Ideal Getaway Destination in Texas

Check out the following list of activities guests can look forward to at our Texas dude ranch. All activities are available exclusively for registered guests and must be booked in advance when making your reservation. We will send you an email prior to check-in with your itinerary of scheduled activities.

At this time, we do not allow early guest arrival or non-registered guests for general access to the property.

At BlissWood Ranch You Can Relax & Reset...

couple on romantic picnic at Enchanted Lake
bison animal encounter at BlissWood ranch

Hiking & Nature Walks
BlissWood has plenty of places for a leisurely hike. Looking out over the fields you may catch a glimpse of grazing deer.

Visit the Animals
Our ranch is home to a variety of animals, both tame and wild. You’re welcome to say hello to them, but we suggest that you book our Texas Kids Fun Package or Exotic Animal Safari for a chance to get up close and personal with them! You may also have the chance to scratch a few ears with some of our Border Collie foster dogs.

Bike Riding
BlissWood at Lehmann Legacy Ranch has plenty of room and mild terrain for enjoyable bicycle rides. As well, the local area has a lot of country roads for longer leisurely rides. Of course, there’s no additional charge if you bring your own bike, but we do offer bicycle rental at $35 per person, per day.

Picnics
We can arrange for picnics to be delivered to your lodging or at the Gazebo at Enchanted Lake. See our Dining Packages for more details and options. Our picnics are also included in several of our inclusive romance and outdoor packages.

Classic Ranch Games
Take your vacation back to basics with a wide variety of games to play. Fun for the young, and young at heart, timeless games like horseshoes, bean bag toss, darts, and more are available as part of our Texas Kids Fun Package.

Creative Retreats
BlissWood is a great place to unwind and unleash your creativity. We have plenty of relaxing space to spread out just about anyone’s collection of materials and the right atmosphere to get you in the mood to create something special.

... Or You Can Have the Adventure of a Lifetime!

group horse trail ride in Texas
Canoe ride at Enchanted Lake on Texas ranch

Horseback Riding
Enjoy a leisurely horseback ride through meadows and oak forests, across creeks, and past soothing ponds. We offer a variety of guided ride options, children’s lead line rides, or you can even take your trusty steed on vacation with you! See our horseback riding packages and make sure to book in advance when you make your lodging reservation, call or email us to add this classic ranch activity to an existing reservation!

Golf Cart Rentals
We have a very limited number of golf carts available for rent for those who would prefer to roam the ranch on motorized wheels. The per day rental is $69, from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. We suggest you book in advance, since this is first-come/first-served. Must be at least 18 years of age, children are strictly not permitted to drive.

Catch & Release Fishing
Fishing enthusiasts can catch-and-release in the ranch’s professionally stocked and maintained lakes. $49 per adult and $29 per child 10 and under for fishing privileges on our private lake during your stay.

Archery
Hit a bulls-eye on vacation! Attendant and equipment provided, $39 per person per half hour. You might also want to consider our Texas Dude Ranch Adventure Package.

Tomahawk/Knife Throwing
We were throwing axes before it was cool! Attendant and equipment provided, $39 per person per half hour.

Trapshooting
Equipment provided by BlissWood (gun, ammo, clays) & instructor, $129 per person. If you bring your own gun, ammo & clays, $49 per person, one hour maximum with an attendant.

Boating & Paddleboarding
Enjoy a day on the water in one of our kayaks, canoes or paddle boards. Pair it with fishing and a picnic with our Day on the Lake Package.

Lehmann House swing

Activity Packages at our Texas Dude Ranch

Make the most of your time away by enjoying a curated Texas ranch experience.