Winnemucca’s Ranch Hand Rodeo is the largest and most exciting in Nevada. 30 teams compete for bragging rights and prizes in Saddle Bronc Riding, Steer Stopping, Wild Mugging, Trailer Loading, Team Roping, Ranch Doctoring, and Team Branding.

Congratulations to the winning 2017 Winnemucca Ranch Hand Rodeo Team
The Owyhee Guys – Beowawe, NV

1st- Owyhee Guys – Beowawe, NV

2nd- JJJ Rodeo Co. – Reno, NV
3rd- TL Ranch – Bruneau, ID
4th- DeLong Ranch – Winnemucca, NV
5th- Bar W Ranch – Jordan Valley, OR

Top Hand- Junior Harney- Owyhee Guys – Beowawe, NV
Steer Stop- Katie McFarlane – Mackenzie Ranch – Jordan Valley, NV
Saddle Bronc- Junior Harney- Owyhee Guys – Beowawe, NV
Branding-  Jim Ranch – Owyhee, OR
Mugging- Misfits – Reno, NV
Ranch Doctoring- JJJ Rodeo Co. – Reno, NV
Team Roping- Bar W Ranch – Jordan Valley, OR
Trailer Loading-
Maher Ranch – McDermitt, NV

2018 Rodeo Information

Free admission to Wednesday — Friday events and the Ranch, Rope and Performance Horse Sale on Saturday evening.

Ranch Hand Rodeo Admission
$8 Adults
$2 Kids 5 – 12

2017 RHR Rules

2017 RHR Teams




Adel Ranch

Lovelock, NV

Michael Casey, JT Villigrana, Barry O’Leary, Cash Casey,  Carley Cahil


Jordan Valley, OR

Douglas Rutan, Dana Rutan, Nathan Easterday, Dusty Easterday, Michelle Rutan

Bar W Ranch (SOS)

Jordan Valley, OR

Jimmy VanBelle, David Temple, Clayton Blantorn, Tio Simmons, Jaci Garijo

Blossom Ranch

Owyhee, OR

Taylor Loyd, Justin DeBraga, Mason Lamb, Myles Blossom, Timmy Lyn DeLong

Box Dot

Adel, OR

Frank Dominguez, Christian Stremler, Quentin Anseth, George Shine, Jymme Dominguez

Bunny Ranch

Winnemucca, NV

Jake Flint, Oliver Stenzel, Louie Gillette, Marty Stacy, Kirsten McSharry

Deadman Ranch

Wellington, NV

Trevor Carraso, Austin Carraso, Jake Ward, Caleb Ennis, Marissa Julian

DeLong Ranches

Winnemucca, NV

Will DeLong, Jeff Garijo, Jim Filipinni, Zalin Arritola, Katie DeLong

Dot Bar Dot Cattle

Paradise Valley, NV

Davey White, Tom Oldham, Wes Teichert, Jason Nuti, Tayler Teichert

Five Acre Ranch

Nampa, ID

Jason Duby, Jared Thompson, Logan Westcott, Casey Ladner, Sammy Jo Duby

Gibson Ranch

Winnemucca, NV

Guy Tipton, Paul Padilla, Vinnie Padilla, Vade Arnzen, Becky Kershner

Hall Ranch

Winnemucca, NV

Everett Dowling, Jack O’Leary, Glade Hall, Jeremiah Taylor, Sierra Bott

HS Ranch

Paradise Valley, NV

Davy Kern, Todd Weagant, Wyatt Clark, Dusty Wolverton, Victoria Jackson

J Diamond Ranch

Winnemucca, NV

Leonardo Valdez, Cole Chambers, Cole Stremler, Clay Stremler, Jessica Hoot

Jim Ranch

Owyhee, OR

Alan Mallot, Daxton Jim, Steven Jim, Dalton Jim, Melinda McDaniel

JJJ Rodeo Company

Reno, NV

Jeremy Simonich, C.J. Cash, Cody Castodio, Rosco Rhodes, Taryn Krantz

JT Cattle Co.

Beowawe, NV

Bergen Haney, Chase Chapin, Eduardo Solis, Jeffrey Glascock, Maggie Muratore

Lazy JN Ranch

Owyhee, NV

Nathan Kelly Jr, Nathan Kelly Sr, Ramon Cordova, Gene Curtis, Jessica Kelly

Load Em in the Dark

Angels Camp, CA

Clint Riggins, Tim Draper, Cody Barkdull, D.W. Fowler, Jimmi Lynn Schecht

Mackenzie Ranch

Jordan Valley, OR

Jared McFarland, Sam Mackenzie, Josh Mackenzie, Casey Love, Katie McFarlane

Maher Ranch

McDermitt, NV

Tim Maher, Steve Maher, Jake Brennan, Ross O’Sullivan, Monel Shelly

Miller Ranch

Winnemucca, NV

Tommy Draper, Tom Draper, Ty Bell, Lane Barton, Katie Kern


Reno, NV

Chance Kretschmer, Clint Alegre, Lance Johnson, Justin Johnson, Georgia Black

Over-N-Under Gang

Vale, OR

Chad Edwards, Tyler Opie, Charlie Smit, Josh Prom,  Angie Smit

Owyhee Guys

Beowawe, NV

Junior Harney, Marshall Smith, Woody Harney, Will Knight, Bailey Bachman

Ragan Creek Ranch

Winnemucca, NV

Chris Baird, Tom Baird, Chance Gee, Ryan Hays, Taryn Hays

Ride Em N Slide Em

Burley, ID

Quirt Boyles, Kendall Thomas, Bailey Boyles, Brady Manning, Katlen Schimmelpfennig

Rocking R Ranch

Elko, NV

Rolly Lisle,  Malachi McLain, Joe Aquiso, TJ Thompson, Kyla Rianda

Scatter ’em Livestock

Winnemucca, NV

Cole Estill, Talon Colby, Sam Harper, Skip Sam, Bailey Reynolds

Three Sevens Ranch

McDermitt, NV

Kelsey Bengoa, Hyland Wilkinson, Anival Guerrero, Shaun Lequerica, Kayla Tiegs

TL Ranch

Bruneau, ID

John Schutte, Ira Walker, R. C. Crutcher, Gus King, Bobby Jean Colyer

2017 1st Alternate- UC Ranch and 2017 2nd Alternate- Gibson Ranch

The procedure for taking entries for the 2017 Winnemucca Ranch Hand Rodeo:

Former EntriesTeams that competed in the 2016 Ranch Hand Rodeo will be allowed the first opportunity to enter the 2017 Ranch Hand Rodeo, provided the following eligibility requirements are met:

  1.  The 2017 team must consist of at least 3 members from the 2016 team. The team will be eliminated if, at any point, the team does not consist of 3 original team members. An exception may be made due to a medical issue verified by a doctor. Determination will be at the sole discretion of RHR management.
  2. A completed entry form and full payment must be received at the Winnemucca Convention Center office, at 50 W Winnemucca Blvd. Winnemucca, Nevada no later than 4:00 p.m. local time (using the Convention Center office clock), Wednesday, January 11, 2017. The entry will not be accepted if it is incomplete, late or if there is failure to submit full payment.

New Entries:                                                                                                                   

New teams desiring to enter the 2017 Ranch Hand Rodeo must submit an entry form with full payment to the Winnemucca Convention Center no later than 4:00 p.m. local time (using the Convention Center office clock), Friday, January 20, 2017. The entry will not be accepted if it is incomplete, later or if there is failure to submit full payment. The open spaces plus two alternates will be filled by means of a random drawing.

Entry fee is $625 per team or $125 per person. The full amount of the entry fee must accompany the entry form. Make check payable to the Winnemuccca Ranch Hand Rodeo.

There is a $25.00 charge for any returned check. If a check for entry fees is returned by the bank for any reason, the entire team entry will be forfeited.

For further information, please contact Sheree at 775-623-2220, email at, or visit to download an entry form.