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Ranch Driveway Gates by JDR Metal Art

Traditional & Modern Driveway Gate Design Ideas

Are you looking for entrance security, decoration, or a mix of both? You are sure to find exactly what you want here with us.

JDR Metal Art works with you or your driveway gate contractor to build the exact ranch driveway gate you want, giving your property unparalleled beauty, and yourself priceless peace of mind.

Since 2004, we’ve worked with hundreds of clients just like you, from all across the US, helping them get their entrance gates for ranches designed & built.

Feel free to check out our gate designs below for inspiration for your upcoming gate project. We can modify these gate designs however you want. We also have many more designs for you over on our driveway gate designs page.

Ranch Driveway Gate Design Ideas:

Gate Design 1R.

This gate design is our most popular ranch/farm style driveway gate; a picket style gate with arched center often featuring Mexican clavos welded on the front. Can include a customized sign and/or lettering.

Below is a 24′ dual swing ranch driveway gate with cutting horse logo on overhead arch and the client’s ranch brand on the center.

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Next is the same design, this one crafted from aluminum. It’s an aluminum clavos gate with our customer’s logo plasma cut and welded into the pickets. Shipped to Tallahassee, Florida for installation at the client’s hunting property.

Ranch driveway gates for Florida Aluminum entrance gates with black powder coat finish.

Here’s the same gate design, this time in a 16′ model, without clavos, in operation with solar powered LA 500 gate openers installed at the beautiful Equestrian Lakes subdivision in Louisville, Kentucky.

Louisville Ranch Driveway Gates with LA 500 Gate Opener

Here’s a 20′ dual swing ranch style Atlanta driveway gate installed with beautiful timber posts.

Atlanta driveway gates with wrought iron and black powder coated finish with wood arch overhead and stone columns, and also concrete driveway and gate openers.

Metal & Cedar Wood Ranch Gates:

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This gate features a beautiful mixture of cedar wood inlay contrasted with a black powder coated metal frame. Shown as a 20′ dual swing but we will make this fine gate for you in any size. Need a ranch gate with initials? Or perhaps your ranch brand or logo in the center? This might be the perfect fit for your entrance.

This white cedar wood gate is 18′ wide, features LA 500 dual swing gate openers. The metal frame is steel.

A cedar wood driveway gate with metal frame that is a great ranch gate design idea.


Gate Design 2R.

This is a wrought iron driveway gate with plasma cut scroll work and forged steel balusters. The scroll work is cut from 1/2″ thick steel plate. These gates were powder coated with an oil rubbed bronze powder coat finish. Each gate panel weighs approximately 350 lbs. Get in touch with us for wrought iron gate designs.

Wrought iron traditional driveway entrance gate.



Gate Design 3R.

Modern style picket gate with flared arch on the top ends. Built for a client in Alpharetta, on the north side of Atlanta, Georgia. Shown below as a 14′ dual swing:

Atlanta driveway gate design by JDR Metal Art.

 Shown here as a 20′ steel dual swing driveway gate hung from 6×6 steel gate posts:

Atlanta style ranch gate for customer in Columbus Ohio


We make these in any size, they are typically 4 to 5′ tall on the ends, and a foot shorter in the center.

Gate Design 4R.

We build many of these attractive aluminum driveway gate panels, the one shown below is for a repeat customer located near Naples & Ft. Myers, Florida. The gate panels feature plasma cut scrolls with old world floral accents. These driveway gates are approximately 92″ tall and 20′ wide total but can be made in smaller or larger sizes for your entrance.

Driveway gates made from aluminum for Pensacola property entrance.

We can plasma cut or laser cut scrolls and ornaments to any shape you desire, just give us your vision and we make it your reality.


 Gate Design 5R.

14′ dual swing gates, double arched top with lettering and an area for any type of silhouettes, logos, designs, etc. These aluminum driveway gates were built for a client in Naples, Florida.

Driveway gates for sale with dogs design.
Naples, Florida driveway gates with Doberman metal art silhouettes.


Gate Design 6R.

Driveway gate design with scrolls made of steel or aluminum and lettering on a plaque.
Traditional gates with plasma cut scrolls on top and a plaque in the center. There are pickets and a brown powder coated finish.

Driveway gate frame built from 4x2 rectangular steel tubing, with pickets and scroll work. Made for Johnson City Tennessee AirBnB property entrance.



Gate Design 7R.

This “crossbucks gate” is a traditional ranch style security gate with 4×2 rectangular tubing frame and cross braces. This steel driveway gate is 22′ wide dual swing but we can make it for just you in any size you need, down to the inch.

Driveway gates traditional theme for ranch

Crossbucks gate shown here as a 14′ dual swing:

Driveway gate design for aluminum or steel entry gate with metal tubing rectangular frame.


Gate Design 8R.

Here is our “Sterling” model, it can be made in a wide variety of widths from 12′ wide to 24′. Steel or aluminum. It is built with a 2×2″ square tubing frame and 1×1″ square pickets. Shown here with 4×4″ square steel gate posts.

Columbus Ohio Driveway Gates

Gate Design 9R.

This equestrian themed driveway gate features a horse shoe design with pickets, perfect for a horse farm or ranch. We have built these from 12′ wide (as a single or dual swing ranch gate) up to 24′ wide as a dual swing ranch gate.

Race horse driveway gates located in Lexington KY.


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What are the Benefits of ranch driveway gates for my property?

Ranch driveway gates offer you several life-changing benefits. Here are some of the more notable advantages:

Security: Ranch gates can provide additional security to your property by keeping unwanted visitors out. They can deter potential intruders and prevent unauthorized access, which is particularly important for ranches that may have valuable equipment or livestock.

  • Privacy: If you want to keep your property out of sight from the public, metal ranch driveway gates can help. They can provide a level of privacy that traditional fences can’t offer, giving you peace of mind and the ability to control who enters your property.

Curb Appeal: steel or aluminum ranch gates can enhance the visual appeal of your property and add to its overall value. They can be customized to fit the architectural style of your property, and you can choose from a wide range of materials, designs, and finishes.

Convenience: With a ranch gate, you can control who enters and exits your property without being physically present. This can save you time and hassle, especially if you have a busy schedule or are away from your property for extended periods.

Safety: Ranch gates help to protect your livestock, children and pets by preventing them from wandering off the property and into dangerous situations. They can also help prevent animals (especially of the two-legged sort) from entering your property and causing damage or harm.

Get our high-quality ranch driveway gates and enjoy all the benefits that make them a valuable investment for your property and peace of mind. We are always here to help make your upcoming gate project a tremendous success.

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Learn about the different types of materials ranch driveway gates can be made from:

Steel Driveway Gates

We most commonly create steel driveway gates because they are so strong and durable, and less expensive than aluminum. Much like its precursor iron, steel is more susceptible to corrosion (rust) than aluminum when exposed to moisture and oxygen. To overcome this, our steel gates get a rust-fighting zinc rich primer coat first beneath two more layers of powder coat.

STEEL driveway gates
Corten steel metal driveway gate hanging from rock columns.

Wrought Iron Driveway Gates

Wrought iron gates are also very strong and durable. Because they are typically made from the thickest of materials, these are very heavy gates that require heavy equipment to install, and a larger gate opener to automate.

WROUGHT IRON driveway gates
Wrought Iron driveway gate by JDR Metal Art, hung from masonry columns.

Aluminum Driveway Gates

Aluminum driveway gates are the lightest material, easy to install, more resistant to corrosion, but require the far more cleanliness and preparation than steel before welding and powder coating to achieve the highest strength and durability possible. Also, the material is more costly than steel or wrought iron.

ALUMINUM driveway gates
Dual swing aluminum driveway gates.

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