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100 Western Captions About Big Skies, Cowgirls and Sunsets

Western life is all about getting back to basics under a big sky in the great outdoors. And once your get that perfect western photo you need the perfect western caption for Instagram for when you are ready to share it. We have also included the best western quotes for Instagram for when someone else has said it best.

Our Favorite Western Captions for Instagram

  • Saddle up and let the Western winds carry us away.
  • Let the dust settle as your spirit roams free.
  • Breathing in the untamed beauty of the Western wilderness.
  • Adventure awaits where the trails are endless.
  • Leave a little sparkle wherever you go, even in the wild west.
  • Saddle up, darling, and let’s explore the cutest side of the west.
  • Grit and grace with a touch of Western charm.
Cowboy with western captions
  • Embracing my inner cowgirl, one sunset at a time.
  • Capturing the magic of the West, one photo at a time.
  • Catching dreams and chasing sunsets, Western style.
  • Conquering mountains and slaying stereotypes, Western style.
  • The world is my wild, and the West is my heart.
  • I’m so in love with ranch life.
  • If you can walk, you can ride!
  • Ranching is not an occupation, it’s a lifestyle.
  • City lights got nothin’ on western nights.
  • Every time you ride, you’re either teaching or un-teaching your horse.
  • To ride a horse is to ride the sky.
  • There’s no better adventure than riding a horse.
  • But first, let’s go to the farm.
  • This is my happy place.
  • Under the wide Western sky, dreams find their wings.
Cowboy with cowboy captions
  • Basking in the glow of the Western sunsets.
  • Grit and grace, the Western way of life.
  • Rodeo: the original extreme sport
  • Rodeo is a way of life.
  • Get your fun on. Happy rodeo season!
  • She’s a wild child with a cowgirl’s heart
  • I may not be a princess, but I am the queen of the ranch.
  • Life is too short to wear boring clothes. Bring on the fringe and cowboy hats!
  • Rodeo – where legends are made
  • Yee-haw! Time to saddle up, cowboy.
  • Cowboys don’t cry… they drink until they do!
  • If you aren’t at the Rodeo, you are missing out.
  • Sometimes you just need to adjust your cowboy hat.
  • Wild West adventures
  • The world is best viewed between the ears of your horse.
  • The best views are from the back of a horse.
Horse on beach with horse captions
  • When the work’s all done this cowboy is going to the dance
  • I’d rather be at the horse barn.
  • This girl runs on coffee and horses.
  • Let’s kick up some dust and have some fun!
  • Happiness is a day at the rodeo.
  • Chasing dreams and roping hearts
  • I don’t know what it is about cowboy boots but they make me feel like a queen!
  • Rodeo, that’s what we do, we ride and we rope and we hang tough day or night.
  • I’m not a real cowboy, but I play one in my dreams.
  • I don’t know what love is, but I sure do like your cowboy boots.
Rodeo with rodeo captions
  • My friends took me to the rodeo last week. I kinda got roped into it.
  • It’s my favorite time of year, rodeo time!
  • Rodeo is more than just a sport. It’s a lifestyle.
  • Dear rodeo, I look forward to you every year.
  • Swappin’ rodeo stories.
  • There’s something about a rodeo. A spirit, a spark. It emerges from deep within.
  • I never stop thinking about the rodeo.
  • In the heart of the Wild West, I found my soul.
  • Living the Western dream, one sunset at a time.
  • Spurs and sass, that’s how I conquer the Wild West.
  • Forever chasing the golden hour, Western style.
  • Wrangling dreams and chasing adventure, the Western way.
  • Ranch nights over city lights.
  • Horse riding isn’t just a sport. It’s an adventure.
  • My heart is where my horse is.
  • I’m a ranch girl through and through.
  • Some of us never outgrew our horse phase.
  • Horses keep me stable.
  • Unbranded ranchers
  • This ain’t my first rodeo.
  • Lost in the wild, found in the West.
Cowboys with funny western captions
  • Giddy up, cowboy!
  • Lassoing memories that will last a lifetime.
  • Roaming free like a wild mustang.
  • Pigtails, boots, and a whole lot of charm.
  • Riding into the sunset with a smile and a wink.
  • Adventures are calling, and I must go… Western style!
  • 8 seconds, here we go!
  • Where’d you park your horse?
  • I came, I saw, I cowgirl’d
Cowgirl with funny rodeo captions
  • Save a horse, ride a cowboy.
  • I love cowboy boots and I don’t care who knows it.
  • Howdy, I’m the sheriff of good times
  • I can’t get enough of ranch life.
  • Eat. Sleep. Ride horses. Repeat.
  • There’s a difference between horse and cattle ranching.
  • Find me by the cowboys.
  • I may not be the best cowboy in the world, but I’m the only one that matters!
  • It’s about boots, chaps, and cowboy hats.
Cowboy with funny cowboys captions
  • Anybody want to come out to the rodeo?
  • You’ll ride a black tornado long before you take this cowboy’s Hat.
  • ‘Cause, it’s gonna be wilder than any eight-second ride.
  • Rodeo: where the wild meets the west
  • These boots were made for walking. And they were made for Instagram.
  • Kiss my boots and call me cowgirl
  • If the question is about the rodeo…. the answer is yes!
  • Where the mountains touch the sky and dreams come alive.
  • Riding off into the sunset, chasing dreams and freedom.
  • Capturing moments that will make the West proud.
  • Sunsets and cacti, the perfect Western blend.
  • Discovering the true meaning of ‘yeehaw’ in every sunset.
  • Finding beauty in the ruggedness of the West.
  • Roaming with the spirit of the West in my veins.
  • Embracing the untamed spirit of the Western skies.
  • Embracing the simple pleasures and vast beauty of the West.
  • Captivated by the mystique of the West, forever wandering.
  • Chasing dreams and catching sunsets in the Wild West.
Cactus with western Instagram captions
  • Living by the code of the West, where honor and respect reign.
  • Ranch life is the best life.
  • Ride with pride.
  • Rugged enough for a real man
  • The ranch is truly a piece of heaven on earth.
  • Good horses make short miles.
  • Horses leave hoofprints in our hearts.
  • Working the land, ranching the land.
  • This ranch is my happy place.
  • Just another day on the ranch.
  • Hold on to what makes you happy. If it tries to buck you off, hold on tighter.
  • I live in a house, but my home is in the stable.
  • There’s no place like home on the ranch.
  • It’s not just country living, it’s ranch living.
Rodeo with rodeo Instagram captions
  • Working the cattle ranch lifestyle
  • The West whispers secrets only the brave can hear.
  • Rustic charm and Western hospitality, a match made in heaven.
  • When in doubt, put on a cowboy hat and smile.
  • Sometimes all a cowgirl needs is a good horse and a big sky.
  • Life isn’t all about rodeos, cowboys & horses. But it should be!
  • Are always looking for new adventures.
  • A cowboy is supposed to be able to ride anything with hair on it.
  • Bucking Broncos and high spirits
  • What did the cowboy say at his second rodeo? This ain’t my first rodeo.
  • I’m a cowgirl at heart.
  • Welcome to rodeo season.
  • Incredibull.
  • Boots, class, and a little bit of sass
Cowboy with cowboy captions
  • My cowboy boots make me feel like I’m walking on air.
  • I’m not a cowboy, but I do wear cowboy boots.
  • Rodeo is life, the rest is just details
  • A cowgirl’s boots are made for walking, riding, and dancing.
  • They say don’t mess with a cowboy, but I’m a lady and I ain’t scared.
  • When it comes to cowboy hats, I’m definitely a hat person!
  • Born to ride, forced to work
  • These boots were made for buckin’
  • If there are no rodeos in heaven, I’m not going.
  • Bulls, cowboys, and 8 seconds.
  • Typical cowboy stuff.
  • It’s the ropes and the reins and the joy and the pain.
  • The real rodeo is not in Beverly Hills.
  • I’m not just a cowboy, I’m a rodeo clown.
Horse with horse Instagram captions
  • I’m just here for the cowboy butts
  • Well, it ain’t no woman flesh and blood, it’s that damned old rodeo.
  • You’re looking at country.
  • It’s rodeo season, and that means the adrenaline is running high.
  • Every day is a good day when you’re living the rodeo lifestyle.
  • Live life and enjoy the ride.
  • I can still out-ride ya any day.
  • Bulls, dust, mud, and the roar of a Sunday crowd.
  • Bucking the trend at the rodeo
  • Wherever I go, my cowboy boots go with me!
  • You might be a cowboy if you…

If you like these, you might also want to check out our other lists of Rodeo Captions, Cowboy Captions, Horse Captions, Mountain Captions and Forest Captions.

Short Captions About the Wild West

  • Living life on the untamed frontier.
  • Happy trails and adorable tales.
  • Cute as a button, tough as leather.
  • Making the wild west even sweeter.
  • Roughin’ it on the ranch.
  • Ride hard and smile big.
  • Live. Laugh. Ride.
  • Western skies, endless possibilities.
Desert with short captions about the wild west
  • Home is where the ranch Is.
  • Life is short. Ride often.
  • Ranch country.
  • Love. Laugh. Ranch.
  • Open range ranching
  • Yeehaw!
  • Saddle up, buttercup
  • Rodeo mode: ON.
  • Rope your dream.
  • Horsepower in its rawest form
  • Blame it on my cowgirl roots
  • Howdy.
Cowboy with short captions about cowboys
  • Rodeo vibes only
  • Live, love, rodeo
  • Best 8 seconds of my life.
  • The Longest Ride.
  • Cowgirl Up!
  • Fun at the rodeo.
  • All hat and no cattle.
  • Rodeo selfie time.
  • Yeehaw or Yee-naw?
  • Look, horses!
  • Pasture fresh
  • Cattle ranching is ranching
  • Easily distracted by horses.
  • Hold your horses.
Rodeo with short captions about rodeos
  • Eight seconds to glory or dust
  • Ride more, worry less
  • I wanna be a cowboy’s sweetheart.
  • Do it in a cowboy way.
  • No ifs, ands, or bucks.
  • Ride like the wind!
  • In dust we trust
  • Cowgirls don’t cry.
  • Meet me at the rodeo.

Western Quotes for Instagram About the Wild West

“Once you love a cowboy, you’ll never go back.” – Morgan Wallen

“Some cowboys have too much tumbleweed in their blood to settle down.” – Ken Alstad

“True cowboys aren’t afraid to get dirty.” – Lane Frost

“A truly great ranch has heart, soul and spirit.” – Jackie Dodd

“Cowboys don’t take baths, they just dust off.” – Tornado

“Boots, class, and a lil sass, that’s what cowgirls are made of.” – Candice Nicoles

“A cowboy is a man with guts and a horse.” – William James

“Courage is being scared to death..and saddling up anyway.” – John Wayne

Horse with western quotes for Instagram by Wayne

“Such is the life and death of a good cowboy.” – Larry McMurtry

I loved that ranch, though sometimes it did seem that instead of us owning the place, the place owned us.” ― Jeannette Walls

“A cowboy is a man with guts and a horse.” – William James

“Anyone who has ever experienced the thrill of rodeo life wishes it could go on forever.” – Ralph Clark

“A cowboy’s hands are as strong as steel, as tough as leather, but soft enough to touch a butterfly’s wing and the skin of a woman without disturbing the beauty of either.” – Carol Crandell

“A decent cowboy does not take what belongs to someone else and if he does he deserves to be strung up and left for the flies and coyotes.” – Judge Roy Bean

Horse with short horse quotes for Instagram by Shulman

“A cowboy never says goodbye, it’s not in his nature.” – Kurt Philip Behm

“Dirt is cowgirl glitter.” – Fallon Taylor

“You would be much amused with the animals round the ranch.” ― Theodore Roosevelt

“A cowboy is a man with guts and a horse.” – William James

“Life’s a rodeo. All you have to do is stay in the saddle.” – George Jung

“Like a rodeo round and round and up and down we go. Some days it’s a battle just to stay up in the saddle.” – Paul Overstreet

Cowboy with short cowboy quotes for Instagram by Frost

“No hour of life is wasted that is spent in the saddle.” – Winston Churchill

“Oh the last goodbye’s the hardest one to say. And this is where the cowboy rides away.” – George Strait

“We have a sense that we should be like the mythical cowboy… able to take on and conquer anything and live in the world without the need for other people.” – Morrie Schwartz

 “Courage is being scared to death and saddling up anyway!” – John Wayne

And there you have it! Our list of quotes and captions. Hopefully you found the perfect one for you.

Now go share your photo!

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About the Author

Laynni Locke

I am Laynni Locke, a Canadian writer, reader and traveller with a passion for sharing life’s moments on social media. Keeping friends and family in the loop of our lives though photos and videos has become an essential activity for most.

And it doesn’t matter if you are travelling, celebrating a special occasion or just appreciating day-to-day life, when you take that perfect photo you are going to need the perfect caption or quote before you share it. Which is why we started Routinely Shares, providing comprehensive lists of quotes and captions to cover every occasion, adventure or loved one.

With extensive experience as a travel writer, social media specialist and grant writer, I have made it my mission to curate the best and easiest to use lists for your next post.

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