The owner, Elin Granshaw, is a world renown horse trainer and teacher of the equestrian arts as well as a successful business woman. She owns a successful grass finished beef company called Sangre's Best Beef. She is passionately devoted to educating about collaborative conservation. In 1995 Elin started offering guests a chance to step into the boots of a real cowboy or cowgirl. With encouragement from her friends to make the big step she says, “It has been nothing but good and has caused me to slow down a bit and see the wonder and beauty of it all through the eyes of my guests”.