Recent Updates & Other Fun Stuff

Volunteer SpotlightHome pageVolunteers
October 14, 2020

Volunteer Spotlight: A Day with Gail

We recently had the chance to catch up with a few of our volunteers. First, we chatted with Gail, who had just wrapped up her…
Giving Every MonthHome pageTherapy
October 9, 2020

Become a Swiftsure GEM

It's the Giving Every Month Club! The Swiftsure GEMs Club  (Giving Every Month) is a passionate and determined group of supporters who care deeply about…
SafetyNewsHome page
October 9, 2020

A Reminder of Safety. . .

. . . During COVID-19 We are in the middle of our fall sessions here at the Ranch. We are enjoying seeing our participants regularly, and…
FundraisersHome page
September 30, 2020

SAVE THE DATE: Join us at J. McLaughlin

Join us for a fall sip & shop to preview and shop the new collection at J.McLaughlin. 15% of proceeds will benefit Swiftsure Ranch! Thursday,…
Volunteers ImportanceHome pageVolunteers
September 21, 2020

Importance of our Volunteers

Now that we are nearing full swing, we'd like to take a step back and acknowledge a few folks that are the very reason we…
PalNewsHome page
September 15, 2020

Pal, your spokes-horse of the year!

Pal, if you're not aware of Pal, we're not sure where you've been. He took the lead from the backstretch of the Swiftsure Derby and…
Lift LoadStoriesHome pageHuman Animal BondTestimonialsTherapy
September 13, 2020

A look into one of the many aspects of Equine Therapy – the lift load

The horses and team here at Swiftsure Ranch are lucky enough to have the ability to work with a broad spectrum of diagnosis. In a…
NewsFundraisersHome page
September 11, 2020

Swiftsure Round-Up: Looking back at the Cowboy Ball

Wow, we’re already weeks past the 29th annual Cowboy Ball, and we’re already talking about 2021 and the 30th annual Cowboy Ball. While this year…
Swiftsure RanchStoriesNewsHome page
August 26, 2020

A view into the lives of our participants

Take a walk through the positive effects Swiftsure has in the lives of our participants, their families, and our community. Whether a person is facing…
NewsHome page
August 16, 2020

Cowboy Ball Raffle Items

Put A (Middle) Fork In It, Six-Day River Trip for Two  One of the oldest and most respected outfitters in the valley, Far and Away…
NewsEventsHome page
August 16, 2020

We’re in The Eye on Sun Valley

Swiftsure’s Horses Go Bar Hopping to Rally Support for Therapeutic Ranch In a scene somewhat evocative of The Beatles’ Abbey Road, Moose and gang took…
NewsHome page
August 11, 2020

Win a 20/21 Ski Pass!

Derby Winner Drawing! All of the folks who sponsored the winning horse will be entered into a drawing for your choice of a 2020/2021 Challenger Ski Pass or…
NewsEventsHome page
August 10, 2020

2020 Cowboy Ball with a Twist!

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: August 10, 2020 This year, Swiftsure Ranch's 29th annual Cowboy Ball kicks up its heels virtually on August 27th at 7 pm.…
EventsHome pageTherapy
August 5, 2020

NAMI at the ranch; a month of strength!

During July, we had the opportunity to have the NAMI Bluebird teen group at the ranch for a bit every Tuesday! Each week we would…
Swiftsure Round-UpNewsHome page
July 26, 2020

Ranch Round-Up – What We’ve Been Up To

Wow, July is flying by, like REALLY flying by. We’ve enjoyed having participants back at the ranch. Seeing their eyes light up, hearing their stories,…
NewsEventsHome page
July 8, 2020

2020 Cowboy Ball with a Twist!

Stay tuned for all the details. In the meantime, if you have questions please contact us at 208-578-9111 or email
NewsHome page
July 16, 2020

Finding Strength with Swiftsure

Wood River Valley is home to a large number of nonprofit organizations but few reach as far as the Swiftsure Ranch Therapeutic Equestrian Center. Since the early…
Summer HandsNewsHome page
July 2, 2020

Summer Guests; An extra couple of hands around the ranch

Summer Guests; An extra couple of hands around the ranch We are thrilled to introduce a couple of new summer team members to Swiftsure. Amber…
NewsEventsHome page
June 26, 2020

Swiftsure Derby: A race for Strength, Freedom, and Connection.

The virtual "horse race" kicks off July 9th. Similar to our previous pony up events at the Cowboy ball we are ponying up to get…
Swiftsure DerbyNewsEventsHome page
June 19, 2020

Mark Your Calendar; Summertime with Swiftsure Ranch

Wow, late June. That’s wild to say! Since it seems the summer months are flying by, now is the time to mark your calendars. We…
NewsHome page
June 10, 2020

Annual Report 2019

Thank you for a fantastic 2019! Over 300 participants of all ages and abilities pass through the gates of Swiftsure each year, welcomed every day…
Swiftsure Ranch Opening Back UpNewsHome page
June 5, 2020

Ranch Round Up – Back in the Saddle

Wow, can you even believe that it’s the first week of June? Time is flying and we have some great events on the horizon, stay…
NewsHome page
May 29, 2020

Ranch Round Up – Phase One Opening

After a couple of dry runs, we’re ready folks! We’ve contacted all or our phase-one participants and we’re ready. Our first wave of participants will…
Swiftsure Ranch | Soft OpeningNewsHome page
May 21, 2020

Ranch Round Up – Swiftsure GEMs

Become a GEM The Swiftsure GEMs club is a passionate and determined group of supporters who care deeply about making a difference. By investing monthly,…