MacDonald's Ranch, Scottsdale

4.5
#15 of 58 in Outdoors in Scottsdale
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  • My hubby went on a private ride with Brian. He was very knowledgeable about the desert plants and taught my husband a lot as they cantered along. This ranch is well maintained and can offer rides for ...  more »
  • We visited MacDonald's Ranch for barbecue and "Old West" activities as part of a group tour event for the Fiesta Bowl. The pork, beef, and chicken BBQ were very good. The ranch had activities for all ...  more »
  • We went on an hour long ride. No real experience among us and a very nervous 9 year old. It was very well done. The guides were friendly, the horses gentle and the ride an overall fun experience. My k...  more »
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  • Two Idaho gals decided to horseback ride during free time while on a business trip. So worth it! We had a great time! Staff was very friendly! Our guide, Paul, was super! He was full of interesting facts. AND I made the mistake of putting money, drivers license & credit in my back pocket (please learn from my mistake!!)...which slipped out somewhere along the 1 hour ride. Paul went back along the trail and found most importantly my license (would have been a disaster trying to catch a flight the next day without it) and cash. What an amazing guy! And a fun time!
  • We took our 5 year old for a horseback ride and she can’t wait to go back. The staff were friendly. Ally was amazing she rode alongside my daughter and made sure she was taken care of. She really made us feel at ease. Definitely a great experience we will not forget
  • Great family venue for all ages. Petting zoo and little games. While the trail rides have everything from no experience to private rides. Super friendly staff that is very nice and helpful.
  • This is not your typical nose-to-tail trail ride. Even though that is the format, the staff, the horses and the scenery make this a unique and fantastic experience. We did the sunset (90 minute) trail ride and would go back everyday if we lived here. We trai ride on all of our vacations and these guys take the cake!
  • Never been to this place, experienced a really fun time. Although they may need more help on Sundays seemed very busy. Staff was helpful and friendly. I would return to play paintball.
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