Welcome to the Cates ranch in beautiful Athens, Texas. Seventy miles
southeast of Dallas and 40 miles from Tyler, Texas.
Home of Dr. Ron and Colleen Cates, both prior USAF officers. Our
ranch consists of 72 acres with rolling wooded hills and large
scattered oaks, native grasses, a lake and beautiful trails for
riding horses or walking with the dogs.
We specialize in gaited McCurdy Plantation Horses.