" Welcome to Open Box Rafter Ranch, a family-owned, working cattle and horse ranch located near Faith, in the rough Cheyenne River country of western South Dakota. Owners Jim & Joni Hunt are both 5th generation cattle ranchers and horse breeders; their seven children help with all aspects of the ranching operation. In addition to Angus cattle, the ranch raises its own registered Quarter Horses for ranch and arena use, as well as for the annual production sale. The ranch stallions include sons of Freckles Playboy, Colonel Freckles, Special Effort, Sonny Sugar, Sun Frost, Frenchmans Guy, Fire Water Flit, and direct grandsons of Sugar Bars, Three Bars, Leo, Mr San Peppy, Flit Bar, and Orphan Drift; most of the stallions also stand to the public. There are also horses for sale private treaty at the ranch throughout the year. Please use the links above to find out more about our stallions, mares, family, history and upcoming sale. "
Click here to read an article about us published in the September issue of Western Horseman.