John Wayne's Ranch
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It was first known as the Milky Way Ranch in the 1940's The barn is now a local landmark. In 1964 the Ranch became the 26 Bar Ranch or John Wayne's Ranch who was one of the owners Wayne, along with Ken Reafsnyder and Louis Johnson his business partners, kept the ranch until John Wayne's passing in 1979 from lung and stomach cancer, the Ranch was then and now a working cattle ranch where some of the most famous Hereford Cattle in the world are raised. The main buildings were built in the late 30's and early 40's by the owners of the Mars-Milky Way Candy Co. It is run now as a Bed and Breakfast - Horse boarding available at $10.00 a night.
September 5th, 2012
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