What is happening at The Hideout?

We frequently get asked the question above by our guests, and people in general who know we operate a guest ranch. The question can be just a conversation starter to show interest, or wanting to know what is going on in general, or interested in something specific...

A Pioneer’s Father’s Day

A Pioneer’s Father’s Day This story is about my dad, and he is not a “cowboy.” My parents were pioneers — much like the pioneers who traveled to Wyoming. But they traveled to another continent, Africa. Dad riding after cattle on Antelope Butte in the Big Horn...

De kogel is door de kerk!

De Kogel is door de kerk! “The bullet passed through the church!” This Flemish and Dutch saying states “The decision is made and now it is going to happen!” In my previous blog, I shared that our son Victor always wanted to join us working at The Hideout, our family...

End of the Season reflections

A note about my blogs… I have not been very consistent with my blogs. Partly because our season and life get in the way. But mostly because I am not sure if there is an audience for these blogs. Marijn and I have always been of the opinion, that when something does...
Riders, Start Your Engines

Riders, Start Your Engines

We are so excited to welcome our 2022 guests! The horses are in and settling, there is actually green grass on the property and mountains are trying to shed their coat of snow! Calves are kicking up their heels with mamas following them, the guns are all cleaned and...