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Ghost Ranch

280 Private Drive 1708, US Highway 84, Abiquiu, NM 87510
+1 505-685-4333
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Amazing beauty

When you drive into Ghost Ranch, the scenery is beautiful. However, we stayed at Casa del Sol (for... read more

Reviewed 1 May 2017
Jane L
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San Diego, California
A quick look at Ghost Ranch

We went there to see the O'Keeffe home but it is off limits. There was a Georgia O'Keeffe cabin... read more

Reviewed 28 April 2017
CowgirlLibrarian
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In a land of shifting light, boundless skies and fused culture, the 21,000 acre Ghost Ranch Education and Retreat Center in northern New Mexico is a place for renewal and retreat. The towering rock walls and vivid colors hold a hypnotic power. This is O’Keeffe Country.Visitors to Ghost Ranch will feel they’ve stepped back in time to days before the bells and whistles of technology vied relentlessly for our attention. People from all over the world come for spiritual development, to discuss issues of peace and justice, to work together in creation care, to paint, write poetry, to hike, ride horseback, to research globally renowned archaeological and fossil quarries… or simply to rest and renew their spirits. With over 300 courses each year, Ghost Ranch provides affordable ways to enrich your mind, body and soul.Available for overnight lodging as well, Ghost Ranch offers rustic , yet comfortable accomodations at a variety of price ranges to fit your budget. Our campground is open mid-May through early October.The Georgia O’Keeffe at Ghost Ranch Landscape Tour brings guests to a restricted area of the ranch to the scenes and actual locations of O’Keeffe’s paintings. O’Keeffe Landscape Tours are available mid-March through late-November. Reservations are required.
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280 Private Drive 1708, US Highway 84, Abiquiu, NM 87510
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Reviewed 1 May 2017

When you drive into Ghost Ranch, the scenery is beautiful. However, we stayed at Casa del Sol (for a Georgia O'Keeffe immersion weekend) and witnessed the truly amazing scenery! If you can't stay there, do go on the O'Keeffe landscape tour, to go into the...More

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Chris D, Guest Relations Manager at Ghost Ranch, responded to this reviewResponded 14 May 2017

Thank you for your review of Ghost Ranch. We have to agree that there are no bad views anywhere on the Ranch. The mountains and mesas need to be seen in person and at various times of the day to appreciate their majesty and presence....More

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Reviewed 28 April 2017 via mobile

We went there to see the O'Keeffe home but it is off limits. There was a Georgia O'Keeffe cabin where she stayed before purchasing the Pack home on 7 acres. We stopped in the library. Maureen was most helpful with info about the library, the...More

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Chris D, Guest Relations Manager at Ghost Ranch, responded to this reviewResponded 14 May 2017

Thank you for your review of Ghost Ranch. I am pleased you had the opportunity to visit us and meet Maureen. I have passed along your feedback to her. Please visit us again to explore our hiking trails as well as our other offerings such...More

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Reviewed 22 April 2017

If you want to really dive into the Santa Fe beauty, Ghost Ranch is the place to go. The horse back riding trip is great for beginners who have never rode before and experts on riding. The ride gives you amazing views of New Mexico...More

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Chris D, Guest Relations Manager at Ghost Ranch, responded to this reviewResponded 23 April 2017

Thank you for your review of Ghost Ranch. Your tip regarding water is greatly appreciated. The Ranch offers a wide variety of outdoor activities and with our altitude, it is always recommended to carry water, have sturdy shoes, and wear sunscreen. We look forward to...More

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Reviewed 22 April 2017

We paid the base entry fare to hike (5 per person, reasonable) and did the Chimney Rock trail, beautiful multicolored rocks in a nice short (and exposed) distance, 3 miles total. Reasonably fit family of 4 with 2 teens took about 1.5 hours, enjoying the...More

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Chris D, Guest Relations Manager at Ghost Ranch, responded to this reviewResponded 23 April 2017

Thank you for your review of Ghost Ranch. Our Chimney Rock trail is our most popular with fantastic views of the valley. I am pleased to read you explored several of our trails as each one has its own unique perspective. I hope you and...More

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Reviewed 22 April 2017

Ghost Ranch was amazing! The hike was beautiful and not very challenging. The horse ride was very interesting. All in all, it was a great experience.

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Chris D, Guest Relations Manager at Ghost Ranch, responded to this reviewResponded 5 July 2017

Thank you for your review of Ghost Ranch. I am glad you enjoyed your visit and hope you will return when you travel plans bring you again to northern NM.

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Reviewed 22 April 2017

Ghost Ranch was absolutely amazing. Hiking, Low Ropes, and Horseback riding were so much fun and I had the most fun I have had in a long time.

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Chris D, Guest Relations Manager at Ghost Ranch, responded to this reviewResponded 23 April 2017

Thank you for your review of Ghost Ranch. It sounds like you had the opportunity to explore a number of our activities. I am glad you enjoyed yourself and hope you will return to the Ranch.

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Reviewed 22 April 2017

Ghost Ranch was really fun. All of the activities were amazing! The people working there were very nice, and the hikes and horseback riding was a highlight of our trip!

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Chris D, Guest Relations Manager at Ghost Ranch, responded to this reviewResponded 5 July 2017

Thank you for your review of Ghost Ranch. I am glad you enjoyed your time with us and hope you will visit us again the next time your travels bring you to Northern NM.

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Reviewed 22 April 2017

I went as a school group with 34 other kids and 4 teachers. The staff at Ghost Ranch were nothing but nice and helped us. Being a big group we felt sort of bad because we were a little hard to handle. But overall the...More

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Chris D, Guest Relations Manager at Ghost Ranch, responded to this reviewResponded 23 April 2017

Thank you for your review of Ghost Ranch. I am happy you enjoyed your time with us and had the opportunity to experience some of the offerings here at the Ranch. I hope you will return, either as part of your school, or with your...More

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Reviewed 22 April 2017

This was a fun experience. The people were nice and accommodating of our large group and we went horseback riding and it was a one of a kind experience. The tour guides were very knowledgeable as well.More

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Chris D, Guest Relations Manager at Ghost Ranch, responded to this reviewResponded 23 April 2017

Thank you for your review of Ghost Ranch. I am pleased to hear you enjoyed our tours and horseback rides. We offer a number of different tours, both on horseback and otherwise, such as our popular Georgia O'Keeffe bus tour which visits the sites of...More

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Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

This was a wonderful experience-the color of the rocks, the light on the surrounding mountains, the rich history of the place and the hiking was just amazing. Anyone who loves Georgia O'Keefe and those rugged individualists who settled here must see this place!More

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Chris D, Guest Relations Manager at Ghost Ranch, responded to this reviewResponded 20 April 2017

Thank you for your review of Ghost Ranch. I am pleased to hear you had the opportunity to take advantage of our hiking and view the amazing vistas each trail offers. I hope you will return to the Ranch to experience another of our trails...More

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jtrifone
15 May 2017|
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Response from Kristen A | Property representative |
Yes, the rooms have electrical outlets. Thank you for your question.
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Sheri M
15 April 2017|
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Response from WoodyMCP | Reviewed this property |
I stayed in a room so I don't have first hand knowledge of the RV area. I believe it is though as I recall seeing a few pets there.
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Sheri M
15 April 2017|
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Response from Thea W | Reviewed this property |
On-leash dogs are allowed on site only during the day, but not for any overnight stays.
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