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Rafter 6 Ranch

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Ranch Road, Exshaw, Alberta, Canada
+1 403-673-3622
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Best riding experience you can get

This place offers so much more than the other places around. The horses are extremely well trained... read more

Reviewed 19 September 2017
Louise D
Exeter, United Kingdom
The BEST experience ever

We went for a trail ride in August 2016. Our guide was awesome! The staff were really friendly... read more

Reviewed 2 January 2017
Hobart, Australia
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Ranch Road, Exshaw, Alberta, Canada
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Reviewed 19 September 2017

This place offers so much more than the other places around. The horses are extremely well trained and well cared for, but still with their own personalities, and the scenery is outstanding. We didn't see any one else in the 3.5 hours we were out...More

Thank Louise D
Reviewed 2 January 2017

We went for a trail ride in August 2016. Our guide was awesome! The staff were really friendly, accommodating, knowledgeable and gave confidence to me as I hadn't ridden for a long time. The horses!! Well cared for, very happy and content. The trail ride...More

Thank worzelri
Reviewed 14 September 2016 via mobile

Nobody knows horses like Stan. And hospitality family business. The Cowleys have run some of the most exotic and ambitious multinight trail holidays ... genuine outfitters ...

Thank Jesse B
Reviewed 6 June 2016 via mobile

Great trail ride on Sheriff with Phaedra as guide. Rode through Bow Valley Provincial Park. She's bilingual . Horses are beautiful and gentle. Plus learned a lot of history from her.

Thank slq29
Reviewed 13 March 2016

I've been to Rafter 6 ranch quite a few times and I'm a huge fan. Rustic and barebones where it counts- it lets you and your group focus on reconnecting with each other and ignore the outside world. Be warned there aren't televisions, the pool...More

Thank Meghan M
Reviewed 10 September 2015

It was sad to see the total ranch divided into two parts and staff were still full of happiness. Trades were not what I would enjoy but it was not about me. I never been out there around the area but I am sure the...More

1  Thank James S
Reviewed 21 August 2015

We spent the morning out at Rafter 6 and had a excellent trail ride. Two of the riders had never been on a horse before and the guides are great with them, patiently answering all of the questions they had and getting them comfortable on...More

1  Thank Torie P
Reviewed 9 August 2015

We were staying in Banff and exploring half day riding options with our concierge. I mentioned that we had riden on many trail rides, but were somewhere between beginners and intermediate. A cattle drive and a ride on a beach allowed us to have more...More

Thank Bob E
Reviewed 17 October 2014

My daughter and I travelled to Canmore for my bday and the highlight was our visit to this ranch. We booked a trail ride for the two of us and received an amazing trail ride with beautiful horses and excellent guide. Can't wait to go...More

Thank Christine E
Reviewed 18 August 2014

They were very relaxed and patient. Knowledgeable and kind people. We felt like we could have spent the day with them as friends. The horses were well trained and the experience was incredible for me my wife and son. If passing through canmore, its a...More

Thank Mac-Murdoch
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