on horseback in 1975, Gary & Faye continued in the family business which was started by Gary's parents in 1952. They established Astraddle A Saddle Inc in 1979.
is a native of Pagosa Springs whose family on both
sides have resided here for four generations. He
was following his father, Floyd, since he was seven
years old taking Trail Rides and Outfitting for Big
Game Hunts. He also has worked as a Wrangler and
has had horses in several Westerns including, "The
Cowboys" with John Wayne, "Running Wild", "Bite the
Bullet", "Two Against the Wind", "Silverado",
"Longarm", "Desperado II", "Independence" and a
National Geographic Special on Mustang Horses.
Faye holds a B.S. in Home
Economics and a MA in Educational Psychology from
the University of Nebraska. She does all the
cooking for the Cabin Dinners.
Faye and Gary's
son, Forest, who is a five time National Finals Rodeo
Qualifier in Bareback Riding, and his wife Jaclyn offer snowmobile tours.
Cortney, no longer works for the business as she has
taken employment in Alaska.
From the beginning, Astraddle A Saddle
has been a family operation.
Our family takes great
pride in letting our experience show you the best
of western hospitality.
Please note we are no longer associated with Wyndham Resort Activities so all reservations need to be made directly with us.