Magee Homestead is home to some of the best fly fishing on the planet. We are proudly Orvis-endorsed and provide the ultimate experience for enthusiasts from countries across the map. Our 30,000 acre ranch is traversed by over twenty miles of the crystalline waters of Brush Creek, French Creek, Encampment River, and the renowned North Platte River – all of which are accessible by wading and drift boat. Flowing effortlessly through broad canyons and sloping valleys, the North Platte is an iconic fishing destination, with miles of blue ribbon water full of hearty brown and rainbow trout.
Our horseback program blends the authentic heritage of traditional Western riding on our herd of genuine quarter horses. From our stately 28,000 square foot indoor riding arena and stables to our 50-plus miles of private trails and endless open range, Magee Homestead provides classic riding for riders of all ages and skill levels. Our guests enjoy group trail rides, destination riding adventures, and horsemanship instruction with wranglers who provide a supportive environment that fosters learning and growth.
Enjoy a full day’s ride with a gourmet picnic lunch along the banks of the Platte River. If you are feeling especially adventurous, join our wranglers for a once-in-a-lifetime cattle drive journey. This authentic three-hour drive will take you across various terrain as you help move cattle.
The Magee Homestead is a premier destination for luxury ranch shooting sports and archery experiences. From competition rifle, shotgun, and archery courses to guided hunts and wingshooting of all kinds, there is something for every kind of firearms enthusiast. Learn to shoot, expand your skills at the hands of skilled instructors, or try your hand at a new firearm from our selection of top-of-the-line weaponry.
William Least Heat-Moon once said, “The open road is beckoning, a strangeness, a place where a man can lose himself.” The Magee Homestead exemplifies that sentiment through plentiful opportunities to explore over 50 miles of Western expanse and endless adventure. Embark on private hiking trips to the peak of Medicine Bow at 12,000 feet above sea level, bringing you indelible sights from one of the highest peaks in the country. Or test your mountain biking skills right at Magee Homestead!
Practice yoga amid the beauty of the Platte River Valley and Sierra Madre Mountains. Our certified instructors have experience teaching at the world’s best luxury resorts, and bring decades of knowledge in a variety of styles to the Ranch. Yoga & Fitness at Magee Homestead is a wonderful way to integrate relaxation, wellness, and spiritual growth into your luxury ranch vacation.
The Magee Homestead experience is anchored by a refined and thoughtful assortment of wellness offerings. The all-encompassing wilderness setting of our luxury spa resort makes it the perfect environment for total rejuvenation of the mind, body, and spirit.
Located just 20 miles southeast of the historic town of Saratoga, Wyoming Magee Homestead’s landscape combines native sagebrush and pastoral meadows with lush forests of aspen, cottonwood and conifers, offering sweeping views of the Sierra Madre and Snowy Mountain ranges. Adventures unfold from elevations beginning at 6,900 feet up to 12,000 feet at the Medicine Bow peak, one of the highest mountain elevations in the United States. Combining exclusivity for our guests with abundant wildlife, the Magee Homestead delivers an adventurous experience in any season that will leave lasting imprints on the canvas of your memory.
Magee Homestead exists to be an escape into sophisticated western luxury. Ideal for couples searching for a private and intimate retreat, our restored luxury cabin suites offer the perfect romantic cottage setting, ideal for couples enjoying a honeymoon, anniversary, or vow renewal. Take the reins of your own time enjoying bespoke, personal attention, richly-appointed accommodations, sumptuous culinary delights, and adventures that rekindle your sense of discovery and wellness.
Magee Homestead sits at nearly 7,000 feet with neighboring mountain ranges reaching 12,000 feet. With no major towns or cities nearby, our night skies are some of the darkest and best in the world for star gazing. Scoring a 1-2 on the Bortel Dark Sky Scale, you can view the Milky Way with the naked eye in vibrant brilliance stretching from horizon to horizon throughout the night. Mars and Jupiter outshine even the brightest stars in the sky during the summer months as these gleaming planets shine light down across the prairie landscape. Astronomers and Astrologers alike won’t find a more beautiful place to view the nighttime heavens.