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299 S. Fort Valley Rd., Fort Valley, VA

Mountain Horseback Riding!

Guided Trail Rides!
Cabin Rentals and RV Camping!
Near Shenandoah National Park!
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Cocoa and sweets ride

Cocoa And Sweet Treats Ride

Come enjoy a horseback ride through the serene wintery forest, with hot cocoa, and homemade sweet treats. Fire branding of your own ornament by a warm campfire.

We do need advanced notice to book.

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Cocoa and Sweets

Guided Horseback Rides

Come enjoy an afternoon riding through the Shenandoah mountains, with cool shaded trees, crossing a creek and riding along side a  waterfall. When riding at the ranch, guests enjoy the tranquil setting of the woods, often spotting wildlife, like a bear , turkey, deer, raccoon or snake. Our horses are fitted for beginner riders and we have options for all ages.

6 year olds and up can join a one hour ride, 1.5 hour trail rides are good for 7 year olds and up. 2.5 hour lunch rides are great for a longer time in the saddle and for those more experienced.
Kids under 6 can sign up for a hand led horse ride around the ranch.
Guided Private rides available Seasonally extra cost, upon request and availability.

Walk ins are considered..if trail ride size allows and on Trail ride days only..but reservations are highly recommended. Please call to reserve before making a long trip here.

Even though we are nicely situated in the George Washington National, we are only 8 miles off of highway 81.

We look forward to hosting you and yours in a memorable, fresh outside activity.

Reservations are Required. Please arrive 30 mins prior to Ride time. A credit card to hold reservation will be taken upon booking, We take cash, credit card or check upon check in.

If a ride needs to be rescheduled or cancelled, please call by 11:00 am the day before your ride. No shows or calls made to make changes after 11:00 am are charged full price on card.

DRESS CODE: Closed toed shoes are required, Long pants are recommended, no sandals, crocs, flip flops,  high heels, no short shorts, etc.

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CALL (540) 933-6633

Fun for whole family...
Hand led Horse rides
, for children, around the ranch while the parents walk along side and take pics, $30 including tip
Reservations required.

90-minute Guided Rides $60

 9& 10:30am, 1:30 pm, 3:00 pm
Approximated time departures
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Requires Advance Reservation

1 Hour Guided Rides $48

9 & 10:30 am, 1  & 3:30 pm
Approximated time departures
6 years old and up
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Requires Advance Reservation

Half-Day Rides

Rides into George Washington National Forest
10 years old and up
Seasonal: 4 ppl max.
under 200 lbs
No Beginner Riders
Departs 9:00
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Requires Advance Reservation

Specialty Rides

Sweet Treats ride
1hr $68 +Tip

Call about our Proposal ride
Hand Led Horse Rides
For children of most ages
$25.00/person plus $5 tip
Requires Advance Reservation

Lunch Ride

2.5hr ride
Riding close to the top of the Massanutten Mountains, George Washington National Forest. You will enjoy stopping and taking in the view of the valley below all while savoring your freshly packed lunch. Made and provided by the ranch.
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Advance Reservation required

Horse/Mule Wagon Rides

Temporarily unavailable
Group or Family Ride through the Ranch and local Valley roads. Great for private couple rides and for families with cowpokes too young for horseback riding!

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Advance Reservation required

Ranch Package Specials

2-Night Ranch Package

2 Night Stay in fully-equipped private cabin

Cabins with full kitchens and bathrooms, complimentary basket of muffins provided, 2.5 hour lunch ride (Seasonal),1hr or 1.5 ride into the mountains. Relax on the ranch and enjoy local activities: including Luray Caverns, Shenandoah National Forest and entrance to Skyline drive, Tubing and Kayaking, rafting on The Shenandoah River.

Please call for pricing.

Call (540) 933-6633

2-Night Ranch Package

2 Night Stay in fully-equipped private cabin

Enjoy a cozy campfire, charcoal grill picnic table, hiking right into the George Washington National Forest. Relax at the ranch by throwing corn hole or go fishing in our ponds. Linen packages are available for rent.

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Call (540) 933-6633
Guided Trails for Horseback Riding