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The Ranch

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Fun and Friendly

Friendly staff made for a fun birthday outing with 3 pre-teens. Lots of fun, great instruction if... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Paulette M
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Beautiful perfect day

My boyfriend and I came for a trail ride and the horses were beautiful and well taken care of and... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Rion1169
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Since 1980, The Ranch has offered western riding at its best. From our trail rides to our lesson program, from our pony club to our pony parties and from our summer camps to twilight ride summer campfires... we offer safe and stalwart horses...more
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2401 Burnhamthorpe Rd W, Oakville, Ontario L6M 4H1, Canada
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Friendly staff made for a fun birthday outing with 3 pre-teens. Lots of fun, great instruction if you need it, and lots of photos!

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Paulette M
Vacation819256, Manager at The Ranch, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Hello Paulette, We’re happy to hear you had such a fun outing with your group! We hope to see you again.

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

My boyfriend and I came for a trail ride and the horses were beautiful and well taken care of and the trail leader was relaxed and knowledgeable. Everyone was super nice and it was a perfect day. We want to come back for a Twilight...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Rion1169
Vacation819256, Manager at The Ranch, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Hello, Thank you so much for taking the time to share your experience! We’re happy to hear you enjoyed your visit and that we may be seeing you in the warmer months for a twilight ride!

Reviewed 7 January 2019 via mobile

My friend and I enjoyed our ride. We liked the horses they chose for us. We got 3 very short jogs. I wish some place would let us actually gallop. I know they are thinking of the liability but you have to fill out a...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank MarinaH227
Vacation819256, Manager at The Ranch, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Hello, Unfortunately we are not able to gallop on our trail rides as safety is very important to us. We do offer a membership program, which allows you to go out on trail on your own without a guide. We hope to see you again...More

Reviewed 4 January 2019

went here to try a new place to ride, really nice compared to some other places in the GTA/Halton! they have a big propety and lots of beautiful horses, the staff are great, very attentive and friendly and they took some nice pictures. We did...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank samanthanmm
Vacation819256, Manager at The Ranch, responded to this reviewResponded 6 January 2019

Hello Samantha, We're happy to hear you enjoyed your trail ride and your photos! The trail rides are definitely great for an inexperienced rider or someone looking to enjoy some scenery just outside of the city. We look forward to seeing you again!

Reviewed 27 November 2018 via mobile

If you are looking to do something different and love animals, this is the right place. Staff was very friendly all the time. Love the way they treat all the horses.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Pedro R
Vacation819256, Manager at The Ranch, responded to this reviewResponded 15 December 2018

Hello Pedro, Thank you for taking the time to share your experience! We’re happy to hear you enjoyed yourself and saw just how much we care about our horse. Hope to see you again!

Reviewed 17 November 2018 via mobile

The trail ride at the Ranch was a really great time. My two daughters and myself really enjoyed interacting with the horses. The staff we very knowledgeable and helpful with any questions or concerns we may have had. If your looking for a unique day...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Doug C
Vacation819256, Manager at The Ranch, responded to this reviewResponded 17 November 2018

Hello Doug, Thank-you for your positive feedback. It's wonderful you and your daughters had such an enjoyable experience with the horses. We're always happy to answer questions! Hope to see you again!

Reviewed 9 November 2018 via mobile

I took my wife for her birthday and we had a really good time!! The staff are super friendly and horses are well taken care of. The ride was a lot of fun through the forest seeing a couple Deer and big birds! We will...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank nick c
Vacation819256, Manager at The Ranch, responded to this reviewResponded 17 November 2018

Hello Nick, Thank-you for taking the time to share your experience! We're happy to hear you had such a great trail ride, and that you were even able to see some deer! Hope to see you again!

Reviewed 6 November 2018

My wife, daughter, and I booked a trail ride at The Ranch in Oakville, Ontario. Online booking was very easy and efficient, and a change of date was achieved by phone without a problem. We fond the horses incredibly well trained and easy to manage....More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Vacation819256, Manager at The Ranch, responded to this reviewResponded 8 November 2018

Hello! Thank you for taking the time to write such a detailed review! We’re happy to hear the online program was able to so easily facilitate your booking! We’re happy to hear you enjoyed your experience at our faculty, and that the guides were able...More

Reviewed 31 October 2018 via mobile

Jessica was amazing as our guide and everything was as expected, if not better. 170+ acres and not but beautiful scenery and our experience was absolutely breathtaking! Highly recommended and definitely will be back!!!More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Kyle R
Vacation819256, Manager at The Ranch, responded to this reviewResponded 1 November 2018

Hello Kyle, We’re happy to hear your trail ride with Jessica surpassed your expectations! It’s wonderful to hear from people who enjoy our scenic oasis as much as we do! Thank you for taking the time to post this, and we hope to see you...More

Reviewed 30 October 2018 via mobile

This place was absolutely fabulous! The girls (ranch helpers) helped out with the party had everything ready and were well informed. The grounds were well kept and of course a new heated outhouse! When you have a western theme party you need to go all...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Dream52535324952
Vacation819256, Manager at The Ranch, responded to this reviewResponded 1 November 2018

Hello, Thank you for choosing us for your birthday party, and for taking the time to give this detailed feedback. We do recognize how difficult it is to organize as group as large as yours, and are happy to hear you were able to find...More

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crastars
12 September 2018|
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Response from Carol G | Reviewed this property |
You stay with your group and walk mostly there are some spots where it is safe to trot. You would never "gallop" on these trails.
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GrahamB1623
11 July 2018|
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Response from fizzeo | Reviewed this property |
Hi, I don't work there but I'm sure they can accommodate you and answer all your questions...they're great Enjoy
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Tinaecu
1 June 2018|
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Response from fizzeo | Reviewed this property |
Hi, ...we didn't have pony rides - my kids are older but while we were there (before and after we left for our 1hr trail ride) we saw other parents and kids having pony rides...Again the staff was very organized and it... More
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