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The Ranch

#2 of 11 Outdoor Activities in Oakville Features Animals
2401 Burnhamthorpe Rd W, Oakville, Ontario L6M 4H1, Canada
+1 905-469-2989
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Nice day out

Absolutely loved the experience. I have gone to a couple other horseback riding places and so far... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
megegan2017
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Guelph, Canada
An Oakville Gem.

A great place if you genuinely love horses. I've come here many times for trail rides with friends... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Taffyorr
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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, friendly and educated staff, and a beautiful and relaxed environment on our farm in Oakville. Join us year round as we guide beginner and expert riders alike through miles of scenic trails in the pristine heart of escarpment country! Whatever your skill level, just bring your love of equis and the outdoors, and our qualified and friendly staff will ensure that you are safely equipped to thoroughly enjoy your ride!
  • Excellent77%
  • Very good11%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible6%
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Hours Today: 09:00 - 21:00
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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2401 Burnhamthorpe Rd W, Oakville, Ontario L6M 4H1, Canada
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+1 905-469-2989
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Absolutely loved the experience. I have gone to a couple other horseback riding places and so far this is my favourite. The landscape was really pretty and the horses were really nice, and my favourite part, we even got to trot. I had a bit...More

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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

A great place if you genuinely love horses. I've come here many times for trail rides with friends and sometimes just myself when I need a break from the hussle and bussle of city life. I always find the staff friendly and accommodating, but most...More

Thank Taffyorr
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

The staff are super friendly and helpful at the ranch. Vanessa the owner and Cheryl the manager are very knowledgeable and you can truly see how much they care for their horses there. The one hr trail rides are a must. The scenery is beautiful...More

Thank Viola V
Reviewed 1 week ago

The ranch is well organized with lovely well trained sweet horses. Perfect for families and those who have little experience.

Thank AnonEngland_UK
ridetheranch, Owner at The Ranch, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so much for the lovely feedback; very much appreciated! All the best, Vanessa Warren

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Ranch was beautiful. Not too far from Toronto, which is where i reside. Very close to the highway exit in Oakville. The land is very big and well kept. We were nervous to ride the horses, like seriously nervous never been on one ever....More

Thank nabilafarazi
ridetheranch, Owner at The Ranch, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so very much for the feedback. We would love to be part of an annual tradition for your group! Have a wonderful summer and thanks again for riding with us! See you next year! Best, Vanessa Warren

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Ranch is an amazing place. The staff is so friendly and helpful. We got their early and they let you go into the barn and see the horses before you ride. They give an excellent demo/lesson and match riders to the horses that will...More

Thank Randi_Mag
ridetheranch, Owner at The Ranch, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so much for riding with us and for taking the time to write a review. Dolly and Cisco are wonderful horses; in fact, if you check our website you can see photos of Cisco doing lots of film work (he's kinda famous :)....More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I took my mom here for a nice day out and we both had a great time. the horses were sweet and so was the staff. we will definitely be coming back.

Thank Sammybilk
ridetheranch, Owner at The Ranch, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so much for bringing your mom and for taking the time to send feedback! We'll look forward to riding again with you soon. Until then, happy trails! Best, Vanessa Warren

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I recently visited The Ranch in Oakville, Ontario for a horse riding experience. This idea was chosen for a graduation gift for my sister who graduated from McMaster this year. Great way to see how beautiful horses are. Loved the ride, interacting with the horses,...More

Thank Nicole J
ridetheranch, Owner at The Ranch, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you so much Nicole for taking the time to give us your feedback - it means a great deal. I'm so glad you enjoyed your ride and the photos. I was our pleasure to mark the occasion of your sister's graduation with you! We'll...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband and I really enjoyed our hour long trail ride. Despite one of the horses being a tad lazy and not wanting to go for a jog, we had a great time. We spent a good 30 mins getting to know the horses in...More

Thank Krisi D
ridetheranch, Owner at The Ranch, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello Kris and thanks so much for riding with us and for taking the time to send your feedback. One of my favourite things about the Ranch is that it accommodates so many first time riders - I'm so honoured that you had that experience...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I went with my boyfriend and we loved it. It was our very first time riding a horse. I was nervous at first but then overcame my fear. We had a great experience. Staff was friendly and helpful. The horses were great and very well...More

Thank rads07
ridetheranch, Owner at The Ranch, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello and thanks so much for the great feedback! Riding, especially the first time, can be a daunting experience. I'm so glad you overcame your fear and had such a good time doing it! We will look forward to having you back in the saddle...More

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