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Sonoran Desert Ranch Weekend

Sonora, Texas

Luxury

Surrounded by the serenity of 13,000 acres, the JL Bar Ranch, Resort and Spa is one of the most unique, intimate properties in the Southern United States.

Sonoran Desert Ranch Weekend

Sonora, Texas

Luxury

Surrounded by the serenity of 13,000 acres, the JL Bar Ranch, Resort and Spa is one of the most unique, intimate properties in the Southern United States.

Sonoran Desert Ranch Weekend

Sonora, Texas

Luxury

Surrounded by the serenity of 13,000 acres, the JL Bar Ranch, Resort and Spa is one of the most unique, intimate properties in the Southern United States.

Sonoran Desert Ranch Weekend

Sonora, Texas

Luxury

Surrounded by the serenity of 13,000 acres, the JL Bar Ranch, Resort and Spa is one of the most unique, intimate properties in the Southern United States.

Sonoran Desert Ranch Weekend

Sonora, Texas

Luxury

Surrounded by the serenity of 13,000 acres, the JL Bar Ranch, Resort and Spa is one of the most unique, intimate properties in the Southern United States.

Sonoran Desert Ranch Weekend

Sonora, Texas

Luxury

Surrounded by the serenity of 13,000 acres, the JL Bar Ranch, Resort and Spa is one of the most unique, intimate properties in the Southern United States.

Sonoran Desert Ranch Weekend

Sonora, Texas

Luxury

Surrounded by the serenity of 13,000 acres, the JL Bar Ranch, Resort and Spa is one of the most unique, intimate properties in the Southern United States.

Sonoran Desert Ranch Weekend

Sonora, Texas

Luxury

Surrounded by the serenity of 13,000 acres, the JL Bar Ranch, Resort and Spa is one of the most unique, intimate properties in the Southern United States.

Sonoran Desert Ranch Weekend

Sonora, Texas

Luxury

Surrounded by the serenity of 13,000 acres, the JL Bar Ranch, Resort and Spa is one of the most unique, intimate properties in the Southern United States.

Sonoran Desert Ranch Weekend

Sonora, Texas

Luxury

Surrounded by the serenity of 13,000 acres, the JL Bar Ranch, Resort and Spa is one of the most unique, intimate properties in the Southern United States.

Sonoran Desert Ranch Weekend

Sonora, Texas

Luxury

Surrounded by the serenity of 13,000 acres, the JL Bar Ranch, Resort and Spa is one of the most unique, intimate properties in the Southern United States.

Sonoran Desert Ranch Weekend

Sonora, Texas

Luxury

Surrounded by the serenity of 13,000 acres, the JL Bar Ranch, Resort and Spa is one of the most unique, intimate properties in the Southern United States.

Sonoran Desert Ranch Weekend

Sonora, Texas

Luxury

Surrounded by the serenity of 13,000 acres, the JL Bar Ranch, Resort and Spa is one of the most unique, intimate properties in the Southern United States.

Sonoran Desert Ranch Weekend

Sonora, Texas

Luxury

Surrounded by the serenity of 13,000 acres, the JL Bar Ranch, Resort and Spa is one of the most unique, intimate properties in the Southern United States.

Sonoran Desert Ranch Weekend

Sonora, Texas

Luxury

Surrounded by the serenity of 13,000 acres, the JL Bar Ranch, Resort and Spa is one of the most unique, intimate properties in the Southern United States.

Sonoran Desert Ranch Weekend

Sonora, Texas

Luxury

Surrounded by the serenity of 13,000 acres, the JL Bar Ranch, Resort and Spa is one of the most unique, intimate properties in the Southern United States.

Sonoran Desert Ranch Weekend

Sonora, Texas

Luxury

Surrounded by the serenity of 13,000 acres, the JL Bar Ranch, Resort and Spa is one of the most unique, intimate properties in the Southern United States.

Sonoran Desert Ranch Weekend

Sonora, Texas

Luxury

Surrounded by the serenity of 13,000 acres, the JL Bar Ranch, Resort and Spa is one of the most unique, intimate properties in the Southern United States.

Sonoran Desert Ranch Weekend

Sonora, Texas

Luxury

Surrounded by the serenity of 13,000 acres, the JL Bar Ranch, Resort and Spa is one of the most unique, intimate properties in the Southern United States.

Sonoran Desert Ranch Weekend

Sonora, Texas

Luxury

Surrounded by the serenity of 13,000 acres, the JL Bar Ranch, Resort and Spa is one of the most unique, intimate properties in the Southern United States.

EXPERIENCE DETAILS

Highlights

  • Located on 13,000 acres in West Texas, the JL Bar Ranch, Resort & Spa is one of the most unique, intimate properties in the Southern United States
  • Endless activities, a five-star spa, and exquisite dining options create an effortless and memorable escape
  • Experience the magic of a West Texas sunset with customized drinks and charcuterie
  • Enjoy ranch activities including trap shooting, horseback riding, hiking and a UTV tour
  • A private tour of the nearby Sonora caverns, including the delicate and stunning Crystal Palace
  • A private airstrip located on the ranch for easy arrival and departure
Thanks to a private airstrip right on the ranch, you’ll be settled into your luxury accommodations in a matter of minutes and ready to begin your West Texas weekend. Located between central Texas and the Big Bend Region on 13,000 acres in Sonora, the JL Bar Ranch provides an unrivaled ranch and resort experience, with endless activities, a five-star spa and exquisite dining options to create an effortless and memorable escape.

After a tour of the ranch on UTVs and a round of trap shooting at the ranch’s sporting complex, check out the chipping and putting green, sit by the pool, or scope out the spa. Before the sun goes down, head out to Sunset Hill where a mixologist will greet you with your favorite refreshing drink, paired with a charcuterie board, to be enjoyed while experiencing a magical West Texas sunset.

Experience all the ranch has to offer with a morning horseback ride, an afternoon bike ride and a tasting in the ranch’s wine cellar, featuring an expansive wine list with many rare vintages. Meals include a Fajita Friday dinner as well as a delicious Sunday brunch, with a menu reflective of the season and an emphasis on locally sourced ingredients. You’ll leven earn from the ranch’s chef with a dedicated cooking class.

On your final day, enjoy a private tour of the nearby Sonora caverns, including the delicate and stunning Crystal Palace situated 155 feet below the earth’s surface. 
Return to the ranch for one last time before departure, taking off for home with a weekend full of once-in-a-lifetime memories.

ITINERARY

Day One
  • Picked up from home via black car
  • Depart Phoenix via private aircraft
  • Arrive to the private JL Bar Ranch Airport and welcome to your resort for the weekend
  • UTV (Utility Terrain Vehicle) tour of ranch 
  • Lunch at the JL Bar Restaurant 
  • Trap shooting and sporting clays 
  • Check into your room
  • Free time to enjoy the ranch activities including fishing, the chipping green, pool, hot tub and spa 
  • Sundowner cocktails with charcuterie board 
  • Dinner at JL Bar Ranch
Meals:Lunch, Dinner
Day Two
  • Breakfast at JL Bar Ranch
  • Guided horseback ride 
  • Lunch at JL Bar Ranch
  • Self-guided bike ride on property in the surrounding Western Hill Country 
  • Afternoon wine tasting 
  • Dinner at JL Bar Ranch 
Meals:Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Day Three
  • Breakfast at JL Bar Ranch
  • Morning free time 
  • Cooking class & lunch 
  • Private tour of the Sonora Caverns and Crystal Palace 
  • Depart Sonora via private aircraft
  • Transported home via black car

Accommodations, activities, and restaurants are subject to change in the travel industry. Any necessary modifications will be updated here and Manifest will ensure the modifications are in keeping with the original intention and quality of the outlined trip.
Meals:Breakfast, Lunch

WHAT’S INCLUDED

    • Black car service between your home and a private terminal at Phoenix Deer Valley Airport
    • Round-trip flights on private aircraft to/from Sonora
    • All transportation in Texas as per the itinerary
    • Two nights at the JL Bar Ranch, Resort and Spa 
    • All meals, activities, fees, and gratuities as per the itinerary

ACCOMMODATIONS

    • JL Bar Ranch, Resort, and Spa  
    • One of 32 luxurious accommodations onsite in a king bedded one-bedroom suite 
    • 13,000 acres of peaceful escape in a 5-star luxury sanctuary

WHAT TO BRING

    • 3 Sets of casual ranch resort clothes
    • 2 Outfits for evenings 
    • Athletic or workout wear as desired 
    • Layers for the cooler mornings and evenings 
    • Versatile footwear including something suitable for horseback riding and hiking 
    • Swimsuit 
    • Personal toiletries
    • Hat
    • Sunglasses
    • Water bottle
    • Camera

FAQ

What is the spa on property like?
The Spa at JL Bar Ranch Resort is a tranquil space designed with the goal of rejuvenating the guest in mind. The spa is capable of treatments ranging from scrubs, massages, facials, combination packages, hand and foot treatments, waxing, lash lifting or tinting, and chakra treatments. The spa is open 7am – 8pm daily, and happily welcomes guests under the age of 18 with an accompanying release form. If you would like an appointment please contact your Manifest Customer Care Representative as making appointments in advance is advised. 

What if I don’t know how to shoot skeet and trap?
JL Bar Ranch’s regulation field is the perfect place to learn! The setting is conducive to new shooters learning, experienced shooters perfecting their skills, or anyone just wanting to have fun and a little competition. The Ranch even offers archery or shooting after sunset if you haven’t quite had your fill during daylight hours. 

What are the Caverns of Sonora?
The Caverns of Sonora are a stunning system of underground caves and crystals located halfway between San Antonio and Big Bend National Park where Texas Hill Country meets the Chihuahuan Desert. According to Bill Stephenson, “It’s beauty cannot be exaggerated, even by Texans.”

dollar 5,830 pp

double occupancy (members only trip)

Flexible Dates

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