Ranch Riding Spin to Lope Departure Master the ranch riding spin to lope off with help from Bud Lyon. By H&R Editors | March 8, 2021 | 1 minute read Watch now! A difficult maneuver for ranch riding is the spin to lope off. It’s important to make sure your horse doesn’t over spin and he lopes off in the correct lead. Watch as Bud Lyon demonstrates the maneuver. To watch click here! What did you think of this article? Submit Rating Thank you for your feedback!