Welcome to The Brixen Ivy Ranch Resort Properties

a short distance to travel to feel worlds away

Luxury ’Ranch Chic’ accommodations and tons to do without ever leaving the grounds

Planning a stay at The Brixen Ivy Ranch  opens the doors to a beautiful world, but also unique experiences in historic Galena, Illinois and Jo Daviess County.  Galena Territory is just up the road where you will find 4 golf courses at Eagle Ridge.  Call us to book your tee time up to 6 weeks in advance.

  • Home of the BIR Cowboy Golf Course

    Private 9 Hole Par 3 Golf Course

  • Fishing

    Catch & release fishing in 2 stocked ponds

  • Frisbee Golf

    9 Hole Frisbee Golf Course

  • Baseball

    BIR’s very own private baseball field

  • Swim Spa

  • Putting Green

    Practice your putts on our professional ranch green

  • Volley Ball

    Sand Volley Ball Court

Houses and Cottages on Ranch


The Brixen Ivy Ranch was formerly the Triple Creek Ranch and has a long history of hosting pastors and other charitable outings. Being on the outskirts of the Galena Territory, the housing options are limitless. On the Brixen Ivy Ranch property we have several houses and cottages for you to choose from.  If you are planning a large gathering we can accommodate your needs.  Brixen Ivy Ranch is the perfect environment  for meetings and corporate outings. Give us a call and we can design your stay to fit your needs.  If you are looking to entertain without the work, we can cater meals and provide staffing.

Meanwhile… back at the Ranch

We trust you will find a house or cottage that fits your needs and chose to stay with us.

If you have any questions please do not hesitate to contact us.

Enjoy Ranch Livin’

Once you arrive at The Brixen Ivy Ranch


Home of the BIR Cowboy Golf Course

Brixen Ivy Ranch is home to what we like to refer to as Cowboy golf.

BIR has our very own private 9 hole par 3 golf course. Fun for the entire family.

From a scratch golfer to a first timer, everyone will enjoy playing our course.

Take part in what’s going on in Galena

Things to do all year long

Start the day with yoga in the park

Hop on a scooter and ride out to the vineyards

Jump in a kayak or canoe and travel down the Galena River

Discover the unspoiled banks of the Mississippi River

Take part in the inviting nightlife on Main Street

Snowboarding or skiing is just up the street at Chestnut mountain

In the mood to kick back & relax

Lazy days in a hammock

Explore Jo Daviess county or head into Galena to capture the essence of Galena’s rich history, culture and tradition.

Or just stay on the ranch property, grab a book and unwind.

If golf is your thing, Galena Territory is just up the road and has 4 courses at Eagle Ridge.

Call us to book your tee times up to 6 weeks in advance.