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At a Glance
An outback chic retreat - different to any other ranch experience
Unique accommodations include hand-painted luxury tipis or beautiful furnished rustic cottages
Eco-reserve home to 600 rescued wild Mustang horses
Endless outdoor adventure from riding and hiking, to shooting and off-road vehicle safaris
Ideal for active, outdoorsy families and couples
Tranquil setting for wilderness adventure amongst 900 square miles of gloriously scenic land
There's nothing more amazing than the sound of hundreds of hooves pounding the dusty ground as herds of wild Mustangs gallop past you during a ride out on the range.Camilla Swift
Get one of the cowboys to teach you how to barrel race (primarily a rodeo event for girls and women) in the arena. It's great fun and will test riding skills you've learned that week!Camilla Swift
Madeleine, owner and founder, will welcome you to Mustang Monument and will be more than happy to share with you her passion for the reserve and the 'Saving America's Mustangs' foundation.Camilla Swift
Meet our specialists
Call us on 858 523 9000 to start planning your vacation to Mustang Monument or take a look at our itineraries to The Southwest
Launched in 2014, Mustang Monument is a luxury eco-resort and wild Mustang reserve where owner, founder and philanthropist Madeleine Pickens, runs 'Saving America's Mustangs' and has created a sanctuary for 600 (and rising!) beautiful wild horses - descendants of those who helped the pioneers settle the uninhabited West.
Surrounded by the vast mountainous horizons, and revitalising open spaces of northern Nevada, Mustang Monument covers 900 square miles (approximately 600,000 acres) of scenic ranch land.
At the reserve your lodging, meals and on-site activities are included. Trail riding, arena riding, rappelling, archery, target shooting, and hiking are guided by friendly and enthusiastic staff. Ride on horseback to the top of Spruce Mountain and enjoy a wonderful picnic overlooking the distant mountains ranges, hike in the Ruby mountains with breathtaking views in every direction, and challenge yourself to target shooting in the Goshutes. Other unique experiences at Mustang Monument include camp-outs, barrel racing, and rappelling.
Accommodation is in luxurious hand-painted tipis with king-sized beds, hardwood floors, Native American rugs, crisp linens and cosy blankets. There are also ten super chic luxury cottages, built with an open floor plan. The cabins are spacious, breezy and fresh whilst still retaining a cosiness to make guests feel at home.
Gourmet cuisine combines Native American flavors with a modern Western flair, and evenings at this outback chic retreat conclude with gatherings around the campfire, strumming under the star-filled skies, and sharing stories of the day's adventures and the history of the American West.
Founder, Madeleine, is still very much involved and the figure head of Mustang Monument. She likes to host guests and attend cocktails and dinners in the evenings, which is a great opportunity for guests to chat to her and find out more about her real passion for the project, the beautiful ranch and the amazing Mustangs.
Experience genuine Western spirit, rustic cosy comforts, blissful serenity and endless adventure.
There is a choice of 10 one-of-a-kind tipis, or 10 super chic cottages for guests at Mustang Monument.
The tipis are uniquely furnished and have comfy custom-made king sized beds. Whilst there is no air conditioning or en-suite bathrooms (each tipi has its private bathroom cabin behind), they provide a really fun and unique base from which to experience this unforgettable reserve.
The ten spacious en-suite cottages are beautifully furnished with warm and earthy tones, and the rugged elegance of exposed wood all work together to produce a rustic yet completely luxurious cabin home.
Location & Directions
Mustang Monument is located 25 miles south of Wells, Nevada, off Highway 93. It is a 2.5-hour drive from Salt Lake City airport.
Its remote location allows for excellent horseback riding, fantastic scenery and exciting outdoor adventure.
When to go
Mustang Monument is open annually from 1st June - 30th September. Temperatures vary throughout the season with sunny and warm days, and slightly cooler evenings. July and August are the hottest months, however, as Mustang Monument rises from 5,000 feet to 11,000 feet, the temperature at the top of the mountains can vary.