No need to drive to heck and gone to find a great place for a scenic horseback trail ride. Bring family, friends, visitors or groups. Have an adventure. Create a Texas memory.
Be the cowboy or cowgirl you always wanted to be for an hour or a day.
Leave the city, noise, pollution, and stress behind. Let your senses take in the smell of leather, the ripple of babbling streams, the feel of a breeze on your face, and the sound of horses quietly clip-clopping along in the Texas winderness.
The Ranch is only minutes from downtown Austin. But you sure can't tell it.
A constant cooling breeze blows across the property all summer, keeping it cooler and fresher than the city air.
Horseback riding trails are practically endless. Guides can take you one direction today and another direction tomorrow. Ride for hours! Follow Onion Creek. Or ride all the way to Mckinney Falls State Park.
Our rides are designed to give you a Texas wilderness experience. We give you the opportunity to see some of the most lovely Texas ranch and hill country. Horse trails wind through brush, under big, spreading live-oak trees, down inclines, across the creek, and around ponds. No people or 4-wheel vehicles to contend with. Just western nature as God intended it.
Butterflies surround you on Spring rides. Prickly Pear cactus bloom yellow, and bluebonnets and paintbrush flower next to the trails. The Enchanted Forest keeps you cool and serene on mid-summer rides. Early morning rides may see white-tail deer that bed down in the grassy comfort of tiny meadows. Day trips stop for a sandwich and a cool drink in the shade of huge live-oak spreads just the way Sam Houston and Steven F. Austin first saw them.
Enjoy a special occassion: Birthdays, Anniversaries, Group Tours. Romantic Getaways, Family Adventures, or just Stress-reducing Relaxation.
- Scenic, leisure-paced trail rides for singles, families, or groups.
- Friendly, knowledgeable guides to assist all ages and abilities
- Beautiful, well-kept horses matched to your riding ability
- Quality equipment
- Safe and fun
- We are a favorite among families and groups
We offer private, guided group rides into the park most days. Weekends are, of course, the most popular, and an appointment is required. We have horses for all skill levels of riders.
- 1 hour ride: $75 per person
- 2 hour ride: $100 per person
Appointments are required. A guide is required.
Each ride includes approximately 10-15 mintues of mounting, safety briefing, and warm up in addition to the ride.
The weather sometimes dictates our riding schedule. If it is raining or there is a threat of lightening, we don't ride.
Riders must be at least 12 years old.
Weight Limit: 240 lbs.
Liability waiver required of all riders.
Unruly, unsafe or disrespectful behavior will result in the immediate termination of a ride.
Call early for weekend reservations. We book up fast. 512-280-1881.