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Address: 299 S Fort Valley Rd, Fort Valley, VA 22652
Phone Number: +1 888-754-5771
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Mountain horseback trail riding. Enjoy a trail ride on one of our gentle...

Mountain horseback trail riding. Enjoy a trail ride on one of our gentle mountain horses. Located in the Shenandoah Mountains near Luray Va. Ranch packages, Bunkhouse Cabins and Camping available. No experience necessary. Children must be at least 8 years old and our horses cannot safely carry more than 250 lbs. Reservations are strongly suggested. Open year round,every day.

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A Taste of Something Bigger

Knowledgeable, friendly guides help to get the ride started quickly. The fine print advises to get there 30 minutes ahead of time. We missed that and got there at the start time... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
dctrentster
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Virginia, USA
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Virginia, USA
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150 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 92 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Knowledgeable, friendly guides help to get the ride started quickly. The fine print advises to get there 30 minutes ahead of time. We missed that and got there at the start time and delayed the group a bit. Arrive early. Horses were all great. Only thing that would have made it better was more time (more $ of course) and... More 

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Lancaster, United States
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5 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If you are reading anything less than a superior review on Fort Valley Ranch, you are reading reviews from amateurs. My sister and I recently returned from our second trip down to Fort Valley to ride in the George Washington National Forest. We have over 60 years of combined horse experience, and ride our own horses all over the state... More 

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Alexandria
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016

We went for a 1.5 hour ride and it was incredible. Beautiful trail rides, beautiful horses, and knowledgeable guides. I highly recommend anyone visiting the Shenandoah area check our Fort Valley Ranch for a horseback ride.

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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43 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2016

We did the full-day trail ride up to the top of Peak Kennedy. It is a long ride but not a difficult one. 8 hours would be a very long time on a horse if you've never done it before, but if you have some experience you should find this leisurely, very easy, and well worth it for the scenery.... More 

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West Jefferson, NC
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

We met up with our cousins and stayed in one of the cabins for the weekend, It was well equipped and clean. Saturday we did the half day ride up the mountain and got to look over the valley and small town below, beautiful !! Then we made our way down. Our guide was excellent, very helpful and making sure... More 

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Richmond, Virginia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 October 2016

My husband and I took a half day trail ride to celebrate my birthday. While we love riding, we rarely get to do this so today was a major treat. The ranch was recommended by our innkeepers at Piney Hill B & B. When we arrived on site, I was impressed at the condition of the horses-they were all obviously... More 

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Thank Anne K
Cambridge, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 September 2016

I try and ride on my birthday.... Various beaches and parks and forests around the world. This year we (2 adults 3 teenagers) went yo fort valley and had a lovely relaxed ride. Good and healthy horses ( and a mule) and a good gentle ride for mixed ability

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Thank j0ba39
virginia beach, United States
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 September 2016

we went mid week not crowded and horses and mules were fun and well trained ,staff was friendly and patient with kids would recommend to anyone

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Thank Ken M
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 July 2016 via mobile

Concerned about the horses wellbeing for sure, not a seasoned rider but I felt the horses were not completely healthy

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Scottsville, New York
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 August 2015

The horses were well trained and the scenery was beautiful. Our guide did not say much, but ensured a safe visit for all. I thought that the prices were reasonable as well. Our ride was an all walk ride due to people that had never been on a horse before. The terrain was mostly rocky, so I doubt a much... More 

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