We want the experience at Dead Cat Ranch to be tranquil and secluded, so we only offer our activities to guests of our lodging.
Experience the wonderful stillness of ranch life
There are few better places to enjoy the wonders of the world around you than Dead Cat Ranch. Our 1,200 acres make for a secluded feeling, where you can slow down, stand still, and listen to the messages you need to hear. It’s an ideal destination for church retreats in East Texas.
Be still and listen
There are few better places to enjoy the wonders of the world around you than Dead Cat Ranch.
Our 1,200 acres make for a secluded feeling, where you can slow down, stand still, and listen to the messages you need to hear. It’s an ideal destination for church retreats in East Texas.
Church Retreat Lodging
Whether you’re on a small group trip or bringing an entire youth group, our Bunkhouse provides the space you need for sleeping, reflection, and worship.
Church Retreat Activities
Enjoy the beautiful East Texas scenery while riding on our trails.
Get closer to the world around you and experience the stillness of life on the ranch.
Spend a lazy day soaking in the East Texas scenery at Dead Cat Ranch. Take a ride around our ranch on horseback and enjoy the early morning stillness, cast a line in our pond, spend your day cooling off in the pool, or swing the sunlight away in a hammock. Relax however you see fit.
If you’re looking for a bit more adventure, Dead Cat Ranch has you covered. Take one of our ATVs for a spin around our extensive ranch trails, participate in archery and hatchet throwing competitions, or learn a new skill with our on-site firearms training.
We’ve got housing amenities for everyone at Dead Cat Ranch. Whether you fantasize about traveling around the country with an Airstream and want to experience that life for yourself, you have a large family or gathering in need of many bedding options, or you’re looking for the perfect honeymoon East Texas Hideaway, we have you covered.
Frequently Asked Questions
Yes! Our kitchens come fully stocked with plates, silverware, sheets, and towels, and we offer a “stock the fridge” option where our team will pick up what you need at a local grocery store for your stay. Those packages start at $75 minimum. There are also a lot of great food options in town, and Doordash delivers to the Ranch!
You can check-in at any time between 3 p.m. and 10 p.m.
Check-out is at 11 a.m.
Rent the Whole Ranch!
Have a large family reunion, church group outing, or corporate retreat you’re planning? You can rent the entire ranch to house your whole group and enjoy the seclusion of our East Texas oasis all your own.