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American Safari Ranch

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1484 Park County Road #7, Fairplay, CO 80440
+1 719-836-2700
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AWE-SOME!!

Absolutely amazing experience. Having ridden for most of life, I have NEVER had this experience... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
truthteller2016
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Atlanta, Georgia
Great adventure for Bachelor Party

This was a great adventure for our Bachelor party. We had 15 guys come out and do a 2 hour... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
cameron1120
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San Francisco, California
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  • Excellent77%
  • Very good10%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible10%
Travellers talk about
“the owner” (45 reviews)
“hour ride” (52 reviews)
“side by side” (19 reviews)
LOCATION
1484 Park County Road #7, Fairplay, CO 80440
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+1 719-836-2700
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"the owner"
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"hour ride"
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"side by side"
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"single file"
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"riding experience"
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"beautiful scenery"
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"open range"
in 11 reviews
"ride horses"
in 9 reviews
"own horse"
in 6 reviews
"took pictures"
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"recommend this trip"
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"an hour and a half"
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"beautiful drive"
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"can't wait to go back"
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"always felt safe"
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"great wranglers"
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Absolutely amazing experience. Having ridden for most of life, I have NEVER had this experience. No nose-to-tail here. And, you can ride, not just walk.

Thank truthteller2016
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was a great adventure for our Bachelor party. We had 15 guys come out and do a 2 hour horseback ride and BBQ Lunch with beers afterwards. Gary and his ranch hands/guides did a great job of making our group feel comfortable on the...More

Thank cameron1120
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I meant to write a review last summer, but better late than never. It was a wonderful treat to discover this place for real horseback riding. As a mom who remembers riding in Colorado on family vacations, it was a joy to relive the experience...More

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Reviewed 15 March 2018 via mobile

Had a great time with our guide Chuck. Enjoyed the stories of his bull riding days. Highly recommend.

Thank Fsimoneaux
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Reviewed 20 December 2017 via mobile

We were looking for horseback riding and found this amazing ranch that offered a 2 hour ride for a very competitive price. We booked over the phone and were well informed of how to navigate to the ranch. When we arrived, we were created by...More

Thank jdevereaux911
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Reviewed 19 December 2017 via mobile

Words cannot describe how wonderful our experience was. Our guide Chris was very knowledgeable and friendly. He gave us a ton of information during our ride about horses but also was genuinely interested in getting to know each of us. The scenery is breathtaking and...More

Thank bcooper03
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Reviewed 1 November 2017

What better way to enjoy the landscape than on horseback? Very well behaved horses and a super guide (thanks Ryan) made this a really memorable experience.

Thank MsSamsonite
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Reviewed 19 October 2017

We had a 2 hours horseback ride and 1 hour ATV ride. We loved the side by side riding experience. Our guide, Chris, was Wonderful!!! He was informative and friendly and it was like taking a ride with a friend versus a boring trail ride....More

Thank Tanya V
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Reviewed 14 August 2017

Our family was drawn to the open horseback ride versus going along in a line. We loved it. Our guide Barbara was helpful and informative and the scenery was spectacular! Everyone including the horses made this a wonderful couple of hours. Thank you.

Thank Brett T
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Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

Had a great time yesterday with my boys riding ATVs. Martin our guide did a great job showing us how to ride and necessary safety instructions. Would definitely go again.

Thank Bernhard S
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Jenn W
29 March 2018|
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Response from MsSamsonite | Reviewed this property |
From memory, I think other riders wore sneakers on the day I rode...I'm sure if you were to call ahead they'd be able to advise.
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Dlkay
15 May 2016|
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Response from AdventureTripping | Reviewed this property |
This is not a trail ride. The guides are very accommodating for experienced and new riders.
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