dude ranch

noun
a ranch operated primarily as a vacation resort.

Origin:
1905–10

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dude ranch
 
n
(US), (Canadian) a ranch used as a holiday resort offering activities such as riding and camping

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Example sentences
He worked on a dude ranch and for a company that wrote term papers for college
  students, among many other jobs.
Other suggestions have included an observatory, a dude ranch, a model airplane
  field and camping facilities.
Then became part of a dude ranch designed to entertain tourists looking for a
  cowboy experience.
Rimrock was named after a dude ranch that was located near the community.
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