Tag : Parque

The Great Grey Owl, Strix nebulosa

Distribution: These owls don’t mate very often and they do it irregularly in coniferous forests in Lapland and other Northern regions, they can sometimes be found nesting in the center or south of Finland. There are around 300 to 1.500 mating pairs. Migration: They are sedentary, but if food supply is low they have been known to fly longer distances, to the south of Finland and sometimes even the south of Sweden or the north of Germany. This can be […]

Charity Day 2014

Once again we´re delighted to have been able to have the chance to help out Tui Uk with their annual Charity Day here in Rancho Texas Lanzarote Park. All the donations made will be sent to the two charities involved, Family Holiday Association and the NSPCC (National Society for Protection of Cruelty to Children) To help out those in need. Thank you all once again for all your generosity!

Alligator Turtle, Macrochelys temminckii

Distribution: It’s limited to North America (Estados Unidos) and is found in the Mississippi Valley all the way to the North of Kansas. It’s also been discovered in rivers like the Suwannee and other rivers from Florida to eastern Texas.  Description: It’s a large turtle that can grow up to 75cm and weigh around 80kg. Specimens as heavy as 110kg have been documented. It has a large head and a tail the same length as its shell. They have very […]

Panther Chameleon, Furcifer pardalis

Description:  The incredible colours, in more than 25 varieties and their well known gentle character make these a suitable pet for both those starting out and those who are fascinated by this specie and wish to obtain new colours. The panther chameleon can grow up to 55cm but normally doesn’t grow larger than 45. Females are smaller, at around 30-35cm. It’s thought that the Rainbow variety otherwise known as Anstiranana or Diego Suarez, are the largest of the species. They […]

Cardio Protected

Die Bademeister und das Erste Hilfe Team des Rancho Texas Lanzarote Parks haben sich in einem Kursus an verschiedenen technischen Geräten weitergebildet (Soporte vital básico (SVB) und Desfibrilador Semiautomático Externo (DESA)) und dabei ihre Kenntnisse und Techniken der Reanimation verbessert. Rancho Texas Lanzarote Park ist eine kardiogeschützte Zone, da wir sowohl über das entsprechende Equipment als auch über das entsprechend ausgebildete Personal verfügen, um bei einem Herz- und Atemstillstand eine Erstversorgung zu leisten.

Cardio Protected

Our lifeguard staff at ‪Rancho Texas Lanzarote Park are regularly updated and prepared by instructor of Basic Life Support SVB and DESA to improve the aid techniques like resuscitation taking the course: Basic Life Support and Semi Automatic External Defibrillator. Rancho Texas Lanzarote Park is a cardio protected area, because we have the correct equipment (semi-automatic defibrillator or AED, emergency equipment) and trained personnel for the initial management of cardio respiratory arrest


We had a visit from a very special group the other day and we thought we´d share it with you. The motorists “The Nómadas” once again had a get together, with members from all over the Canary Islands. As tradition goes they drove across the island and took in the scenery, not forgetting to make a stop here at Rancho Texas Lanzarote Park to have a break before continuing their adventure. It was a great day full of leather jackets, […]

Estrella reaches three months with the help of a bottle

Last August the high temperatures caused Lisa´s milk production to reduce significantly. This caused us to worry about the development of our little Estrella.     Fortunately, Rancho Texas Lanzarote Park counts on the help of a marine biologist, a veterinarian and several specific caregivers who formulated a special milk, advised by the specialist Andrew Greenwood. Thanks to these nutritious milk-based baby bottles with lactose and fat components of fish, Estrella is now almost 30 kilos and is fully integrated into […]

Rancho Texas + TUI UK = Charity Day

Every year around this time, Rancho Texas Lanzarote Park and the agency TUI UK celebrate a day together to raise funds to help two important associations that have supportive and beneficial purposes, Family Holiday Association and NSPCC (National Society for Protection of Cruelty to Children). This time, 260 people came to the park to participate in recreational scheduled activities and, with their input, they played, raffle and auction in which the prizes were donated products and services from many Lanzarote […]

CEIP Parque Natural Corralejo

We visited 113 kids with their parents and teachers If anything we like in Rancho Texas Lanzarote Park is to visit us parents and children together, and if they join also to teachers of small, because they want you to say … For us it is the summum, the greatest happiness. The last pleasant surprise was the visit of 113 kids between 6 and 9 years old accompanied by 37 adults, including parents and teachers, who came from Fuerteventura to […]