Tempe Creek Ranch is now offering trail rides and carriage rides at the beautiful Artesian Lakes. 

The Retreat at Artesian Lakes  is a uniquely designed, nature-focused facility with authentic log cabins and log suites, ideal for weekend getaways, family vacations, romantic getaways, garden weddings, group retreats, corporate retreats and business conferences. Located on the edge of the Texas Big Thicket National Preserve, about one hour north of Houston, The Retreat at Artesian Lakes offers overnight accommodations in authentic log cabins, log suites, and private log homes.


Trail Rides

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Come out and enjoy a 45 minute ride through beautiful nature trails and along side the artesian lakes. 

Trail rides are $45 per person and riders must be 6 years of age or older.

Effective July 1, 2019 we will be closed for Trail Rides on Mondays, Tuesdays, and Wednesdays. However, if you have a special event or a group of 5 or more people who are wanting to do a trail ride on one of these days please call to make a reservation.

Please note that we are not offering trail rides at our Livingston location.


Carriage Rides


Saturday morning carriage rides are included as part of the bed and breakfast package for guest staying at Artesian Lakes.
We also offer family or romantic carriage rides to guest at additional cost. 

Carriage rides are also open to the public. 
If you would like more information on a carriage ride or scheduling a carriage ride, please call or email Tempe Creek Ranch