The Pitzer Ranch in Ericson will be featured on the RFD Television program "The Ride With Cord McCoy" next Monday, March 10. The program will air twice that day: 12 p.m. And 10 p.m.
The crew for the program visited the ranch at the end of January, Sarah Brinkman told The Quiz. The program tours the across the country visiting famous ranches and sites where western and significant sites of western lifestyle and culture. Brinkman said that the producers for the program contacted the Pitzer Ranch and inquired about filming the episode there. She said that the host, Cord McCoy, was a college acquaintance.
Filming took place over a two-day period for the 30-minute program. Material filmed included talks about the ranch's history and accolades, as well as clips of the community and some local individuals who were lucky enough to be caught by the camera's eye. Some of the area's more prominent horse trainers were filmed as well. Footage from a sale at the ranch as well as a Ranch Horse Invitational event will be included on the show as well.
RFD TV is channel 345 on DirecTV, channel 231 on Dish Network, and channel 138 on Charter cable. For more on "The Ride With Cord McCoy", visit http://www.cowhorseproductions.com/.