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Elk Mountain Ranch

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Reviewed 7 August 2017 via mobile

Had visited the ranch way back in the 80s when our boys were young teens and after all this time, they still talked about it. So, to celebrate some big birthdays, we thought we'd take the whole gang of kids/grandkids back to the beginning of...More

Thank DesertSusan
Response from Sue M, Owner at Elk Mountain RanchResponded 3 November 2017

Wow - time flies. It was an honor to have you return. We hope we helped to create more wonderful memories for you and your family.

Reviewed 2 August 2017

Looking for a summer vacation with five kids from ages 6 to 14, we really needed a place that had something for everyone. Elk Mountain Ranch had it all and far exceeded our expectations! Every day was fully packed with several options for all ages....More

Thank Todd B
Response from Sue M, Owner at Elk Mountain RanchResponded 3 November 2017

Thank you for taking the time from work and your family to write this review. Your kids are amazing and we are so thankful you chose EMR.

Reviewed 25 July 2017 via mobile

This is our second time at EMR, and we had a blast! The first time was for our honeymoon, and we have always said we wanted to take the kids when they were old enough. Our family has varying levels of horse experience which the...More

Thank Erin O
Response from Sue M, Owner at Elk Mountain RanchResponded 3 November 2017

And thank you for the line-dancing lessons! Loved meeting your kiddos. Until next time . . .

Reviewed 13 July 2017 via mobile

My family and I visited Elk Mountain Ranch last week. It was an amazing experience! The staff was incredible and the owners, Tom and Sue were the perfect hosts. My kids (13 and 10) had a great time riding and making friends, not only with...More

Thank Amine H
Response from Sue M, Owner at Elk Mountain RanchResponded 3 November 2017

Thank you for your kind review - family vacations are so important (especially as they hit those teen years). So glad we had a little something for everyone.

Reviewed 4 July 2017 via mobile

This summer, my son and I were looking for a one of a kind, authentic & atypical American outdoor experience. Without any exaggeration, Elk Mountain Ranch delivered it in spades. Think fresh air, cozy cabins and stunning mountain scenery. The sense of freedom was immediately...More

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Response from Sue M, Owner at Elk Mountain RanchResponded 3 November 2017

Thank you redheads from Thailand:> It was a pleasure.

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