Welcome to Arizona's rim country, a stunning landscape of colorful rock formations, forested mountains and dramatic canyons. Situated in the heart of this beautiful desert region is Bison Ranch, a recreated Old West town from the 1800s, a unique vacation destination that features eclectic shops, fine dining, a delightful boardwalk area and real life buffalo. A friendly mountain community in Overgaard, Arizona, Bison Ranch is ideally located to explore all the attractions and activities in the area, including rugged trails for horseback riding and mountain biking, scenic hikes through flowering deserts, ancient rock art sites, fishing, boating and much more.
Overgaard Area Attractions
- Apache and Sitgreaves National Forests - 8.3 miles
- Black Canyon Rock Shelter - 21.4 miles
- Historic Route 66 - 48 miles
- Kinishba Ruins - 56.7 miles
- Meteor Crater - 82.2 miles
- Mongollon Rim - 27 miles
Driving Directions to Bison Ranch
From the North: Take US 89 S to Flagstaff, then I-40 E to Holbrook. Take Hwy 77 S to Hwy 377. Turn right onto Hwy 277. Take Hwy 277 S to Hwy 260. Turn left onto Hwy 260. Bison Ranch is located off Hwy 260 on the right.
From the East: Take I-40 W to Holbrook to Exit 286. Go south on Hwy 77. Turn right on Hwy 377. Go 34 mi to Hwy 277. Turn right. Go 8 mi to Heber/Overgaard. Turn left on Hwy 260. Bison Ranch is located off Hwy 260 on the right.
From the West: Take the Hwy 202 Loop E from Phoenix to US 87 N to Payson. In Payson turn right on Hwy 260 E. Drive 54 mi to Heber/Overgaard. Bison Ranch is located off Hwy 260 on the right just before mile marker 310.