Arizona: Working Ranch in Pleasant Valley 2021
In the heart of the Tonto National Forest, this authentic working ranch includes a land of 55,000 acres, one step away from the place where the famous “Pleasant Valley War” took place and the stage for various books and films, offers a different experience depending on the equestrian level of the participants. The ranch is the praise of a “rustic” elegance: guests can savor an authentic atmosphere, with its fireplace, leather sofas and a view of Lake Sharon in front.
Departure dates on request from 01/01 to 31/12 with a minimum of 2 participants
PARTICIPANTS: MIN 2 MAX 12
The ranch offers 6-night packages suitable for each participant. in addition to horseback riding, there are various activities that guests can do: quad bike tours, archery, sport fishing, hunting and much more. Together with the whole family, you can enjoy the lush nature of the Tonto National Forest and a typical Arizona landscape. Kids will also love going to feed the horses, goats and collect fresh eggs. Activities that require to work with cattle (cattle drive, round-up and sorting) are not always available, depending on the time of the year you visit the ranch. Please, inquire for more information about these activities. Horseback Riding Activities : Put on jeans and boots and ride alongside our authentic cowboys. we have endless kilometers of pastures to go through (from intermediate levels) * and a lot to learn: cattle gathering and moving (reserved for expert riders), roping, team penning (extra for a fee), how to take care of the horse, notions of western riding. Depending on their equestrian level, guests can take their first lessons in the stables or decide to follow lessons to deepen some aspects of horse management. You could attend the procedures of branding, castration, vaccination . In other words, everything related to the management of a working ranch.
* horseback riding from 2/3 hours up to two days with overnight stay in bivouac, lunches on the fire in true western style !!
Fishing : For lovers of sport fishing, Lake Sharon is for you.
Quadrimoto : Fun excursions to discover the surrounding hills: beautiful sceneries with a view of interesting rock formations. Observation of wild fauna and flora.
Hiking : Discovering the surroundings of the ranch by climbing the numerous surrounding rock formations.
Archery / hunting (extra for a fee) : Bow and sporting rifles are available to guests. Lessons available for beginners.
Tariff per person, starting from:
|From 1 January 2021 to 31 December 2021||€ 1,380|
(B / L / D): B = breakfast; L = lunch; D = Dinner
|Children up to 5 years||
|Children 6/12 years||
Difficulty level: From ° to °°°°°
DURATION: 7 DAYS / 6 NIGHTS
DIFFICULTY: FROM ° TO °°°° (FROM BEGINNER TO EXPERT)
ACCOMMODATION: WORKING RANCH
HORSES: QUARTER HORSE and MULI
GAIT: Gaits in relation to the equestrian level of the host. For the gathering of the cattle it is necessary to be expert and know how to manage the galloping horse. The treks outside are mostly mountainous.
TYPE : Equestrian stay with overnight stay in working ranch
A real working ranch set in 55,000 hectares of land in the Tonto National Forseta. It offers the possibility to customize your holiday by proposing equestrian activities but not only. Surrounded by beautiful mountain scenery and a lake, it offers a family atmosphere: few uniquely decorated rooms, very comfortable and also suitable for families. Solar powered for the respect of the environment. Wi-fi and common area.
Full board from dinner on day 1 to breakfast on day 7. Homemade dishes in typical country style.
Note: The itinerary described above is to be considered indicative. It may be subject to variations due to weather conditions or circumstances beyond our control.
Exchange rate 1 EUR = 1.08 USD
Exchange rate variations with fluctuations greater than 3% will result in an adjustment of costs and will be communicated within 20 days of departure.
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