Donation based Friday Services Begin April 6th at 11am reservations required.

Welcome to the Ranch

Open Thursday - Sunday 10am - 6pm

Botanical Gardens

Eclectic Cactus Whisperer Darrell J Dunten has been raising endangered cactus and succulents for 35+ yrs. Donate seeds, containers, gardening supplies to support Botanical gardens. 


Local art work hang on all the walls in the Gallery for you to enjoy during Friday Services and or Saturday and Sunday Brunch. Take a walk through after visiting the Botanical Cactus and Succulent Gardens. Thursday, Saturday and Sunday. Gallery closed for services on Fridays from 11am - 2pm.


All you can eat No GMO organic WFPB Entree, Salad, Muffins, Tea & Dessert. No Sugar, Dairy, Oil or Meat. Gluten & GMO Free" Saturday & Sunday 11am - 4pm Q & A encouraged. No reservations required except on Holidays
Call to save your space Easter Weekend. (512) 264 - 2830

Cactus Whisperer

Cactus plants are clever, intricate, and fascinating succulents. Darrell Dunten from Living Desert Ranch makes it easy to grow them, even in containers. Host: Tom Spencer.


Contact Us

Better yet, join us in person!

Feel free to visit during normal business hours.

Living Desert Ranch Foundation

22701 State Highway 71 W, Spicewood, Texas 78669, United States

(512) 264 - 2830

Spring & Summer Hours



Botanical Cactus and Succulent Gardens open Thursday - Sunday: 10am - 6pm
WFPB Brunch served in the Gallery Saturday  - Sunday 11am - 4pm. Q & A encouraged.

Living Desert Ranch Foundation is an equal opportunity community. And takes affirmative action measures to ensure against discrimination. The Ranch does not discriminate on the  bases of race, color, gender, national origin, age, religion, creed, disability, veteran's status, sexual orientation, gender identity