European catalog features Oklahoma ranches - - Tulsa, OK - News, Weather, Video and Sports - |

European catalog features Oklahoma ranches

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) _ Europe's largest ranch tour operator is featuring Oklahoma in its annual catalog for the first time.

Ranch America, whose spring catalog was distributed to more than 40,000 tour operators, already has made one European an Oklahoma tourist.

A British woman spent one week in November at the Hitching Post Bed and Breakfast and working ranch near Kenton. Guests at the ranch can horseback ride, help herd and brand cattle, and mend fences.

It was the woman's first visit to the United States.

In fiscal year 2002, more than 21,000 international visitors signed guest books at Oklahoma welcome centers. About 7,000 of those were from Europe.

Germany, England and France were among the top ten countries represented.

Five more Oklahoma ranches are highlighted in the British publication: Cedar Canyon Lodge and working ranch near Freedom, Coyote Hills Ranch near Cheyenne, Double J Ranch near Shawnee, Ellington Ranch near Seiling and Island Guest Ranch near Ames.
Powered by Frankly
News On 6
303 N. Boston Ave.
Tulsa, OK 74103 is proud to provide Oklahomans with timely and relevant news and information, sharing the stories, pictures and loves of Oklahomans across our great state.
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2018 KOTV. Oklahoma Traveler™ is a registered trademark of Griffin Communications. All Rights Reserved.
For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy, and Terms of Service, and Ad Choices.