MAN STUFF: Stunt and Center

Written by Doug Giles on February 26, 2013

Screen Shot 2013-02-26 at 1.10.08 PMThe Stunt Ranch. It’s where you go to be an action hero.

Readers of a certain age and predilection will remember “The Fall Guy” — that bit of early ‘80s TV cheesecakery starring Lee Majors as a Stetson-wearing, skirt-chasing, GMC-wrecking stuntman.

Giving you all that action (though unfortunately, none of the Farrah Fawcett): Stunt Ranch, an Austin-based compound that helps non-actors recreate their favorite action scenes, taking reservations now.

Basically, you’ll be running through explosions. Falling from great heights. And shooting stuff.

Or, as 25-year stunt vet/owner Steve Wolf puts it, “experiences that enhance one’s sense of optimism, adventure and courage.”

So go ahead and pick your danger: Action Hero, Pyro School, or Bomb Recognition and Reaction.

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