Family Getaway in East Texas

Entertain the Whole Family

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Dead Cat Ranch has something for everyone

Finding the perfect vacation destination can be a struggle, especially when traveling with family. From hiking to horseback riding to just relaxing by the pool, everyone wants to do their own thing. You need a place where you can do it all.  At Dead Cat Ranch, we cater to everyone ensuring your perfect family getaway in East Texas!

Make the most of your stay

Every family wants something different out of their vacation, and that even goes for units within the family. 

Whether you’re just taking your immediate family members out for a long weekend, or you’re planning a long-overdue reunion, Dead Cat Ranch is your ideal family vacation spot. Our variety of lodging options are perfect to cater to whatever size group you’re bringing, and we offer a variety of activities that ensure everyone in your party has something to do. Not to mention our secluded atmosphere, which helps you reconnect with your loved ones without the distractions of everyday life.

Family Lodging


Our Bunkhouse is built to host families of all sizes! It comes with 2 private bedrooms that both include queen-sized beds, as well as 2 large rooms with bunk beds and another with twin-sized beds. There’s enough sleeping space to comfortably fit up to 20 people, but it’s also a good spacious option for smaller families who want to enjoy some privacy.

Guests: Up to 20

Amenities: 2 private bedrooms with queen bed and 2 full baths (three showers), large kitchen and entertainment area, game room

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Family Activities

Horseback Riding

See the sparkle in your children’s eyes as they enjoy the beautiful East Texas century just like the cowboys did a century ago!

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Lake Visit

For a truly unique experience, we offer picnics for our guests! We will custom tailor our picnic package for your specific occasion.

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Embrace your inner Robin Hood or teach your children a new skill with our 3D Archery Course.

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Lawn Games

Spend some time together outdoors through friendly competition.

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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.



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Are you ready to relax and play as the day melts away?
Book your East Texas getaway today!