The Ranch’s amenities have been thoughtfully planned to provide owners and their guest a wonderful, no hassle experience. Each specific amenity was designed to integrate into the Ranch’s natural landscape and utilizes materials that are consistent with the area’s architectural themes. The owners of Cross Pines Ranch enjoy a variety of first-class amenities which have been specially crafted to appeal to the interest of all family members, including the amenities shown below, as well as secure gated access, private all weather roads and underground utilities.
Amenities at The Ranch
The Ranch's Clubhouse features a great room with magnificent fireplace and entertainment system, a library filled with old classics and recent best-sellers, a well-appointed kitchen, a game room with an elegant billiard table, exercise facility offering a complete workout and a large screened porch for taking in the landscape and engaging in quiet conversation. Outside and directly adjacent to the clubhouse, owners can enjoy a beautifully designed swimming pool which blends into the natural environs and is perfect for cooling off on those hot summer days, a built-in grill for great cook-outs, and a fire pit for gatherings on cold nights.
The Ranch's Equestrian Center features ranch owned horses, 9 stalls, a tack room, an adjacent riding arena and turnout pastures. An Owner's bunkhouse complete with kitchen offers guest accommodations for four and room to spread out and relax.
A full-time trainer for the Equestrian Center oversees the horses, provides riding lessons and leads trail rides within the ranch.
Trophy bass and other fishing is available on eight lakes throughout the ranch with docks, boat houses and boats equipped with trolling-motors. Lochow Ranch provides professional fisheries management of the Ranch's private lakes and fish population.
A professionally designed skeet and trap range provides yet another activity for family and friends. The Gun Club range is situated on a separate parcel of land to ensure safety and minimize impact on the rest of the ranch.
The renowned shooting instructor Pete Blakeley assisted with the location, design and equipment for the Ranch's Gun Club.
The Cross Pines Preserve includes protected waterfowl and wetland habitats, with ongoing lake and fisheries management and preservation of the Ranch's many varieties of fauna. The planners for Cross Pines Ranch have taken special care to ensure that this unique property can be enjoyed for generations to come by the select few who are able to participate as owners.
The Ranch employs a full-time Ranch Foreman who oversees the other on-site Ranch staff. The Ranch staff provides maintenance and protection of the ranch lands, facilities and animals for the benefit of all the owners. The full-time Trainer for the Equestrian Center oversees the horses, provides riding lessons and leads trail rides within the Ranch. The excellent Ranch staff is truly a key asset for Cross Pines Ranch.