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Know Before You Go: What to Pack for a Trip Out West

When heading West, whether you are in search of a spring hike or a winter ski excursion, there are a few basic items we recommend packing to ensure you are ready for whatever terrain you trek. Fleece jacket Hat and gloves Thermal underwear Jeans Boots No high heels or sandals Water shoes Hiking shoes Hand… Read More >

Desert Southwest: Top 5 Activities

When traveling with Brownell, we use the term “dude ranch” loosely. While most of our onsite partners have properties that are situated on functional ranches, the accommodations are anything but your average tent and cabin. With cabins suited with every modern day luxury of a five star hotel, the best feature will most definitely be… Read More >

Westward Bound: The Ranch at Rock Creek

Brownell’s Martha Rhodes takes pride in planning family vacations throughout the United States and abroad. To further her expertise in some of the most beautiful regions of the US, Martha recently traveled to The Ranch at Rock Creek, a western Winter oasis. Read below to Discover More about this all-inclusive 5-star resort, perfect year round for… Read More >

The Tahoe Ten: Why Brownell Loves Ritz Carlton Lake Tahoe

Recently, several members of the Brownell crew  vacationed at the Ritz Carlton Lake Tahoe. Gay Gillen, David Ourisman, Suzette Mack, Sam McClure, Alyssa Schulke, Haisley Smith, Beth Flowers and Bowden Sarrett have compiled these top ten lists to descibe their experience. Enjoy! The Ritz Carlton Lake Tahoe TOP 10 REASONS BROWNELL LOVES RITZ CARLTON TAHOE 1.  Loads… Read More >

Top 10: Why Ritz Carlton Lake Tahoe?

Recently, several members of the Brownell crew  vacationed at the Ritz Carlton Lake Tahoe. Gay Gillen, David Ourisman, Suzette Mack, Sam McClure, Alyssa Schulke, Haisley Smith, Beth Flowers and Bowden Sarrett have compiled these top ten lists to describe their experience. Enjoy! TOP 10 REASONS TO CONSIDER A SKI VACATION AT THE RITZ TAHOE  1.   Resort… Read More >

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