Our History

whetstone |HWEHT-stohn | WEHT-stohn| noun | A textured stone used for sharpening knives or tools.

Just like the boys we serve, Whetstone Boys Ranch & Therapeutic Boarding School has an interesting backstory. Our trail¬†has brought us from Texas, to Wyoming, to Michigan, to New York, to Colorado, and finally to Missouri, where we finally became, on October 9th of 2011, more than “just a dream.”

Sometimes, it’s more about the journey than the destination.

CLICK HERE to read Not Just a Dream, a history of Whetstone Boys Ranch.