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Lone Butte Ranch

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Bring the kids here!

One can never forget a visit here; your kids will never forget it either. We've been to other... read more

Reviewed 23 October 2018
Marvin M
Nice sunset ride

We really enjoyed our trip out with Russ on Lone Butte Ranch to see the sunset. It is a... read more

Reviewed 12 June 2018
Basingstoke, United Kingdom
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Cerillos Road, Santa Fe, NM
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Reviewed 23 October 2018

One can never forget a visit here; your kids will never forget it either. We've been to other "Children's Museum's; most are excellent...this place is tops,

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Marvin M
Reviewed 12 June 2018 via mobile

We really enjoyed our trip out with Russ on Lone Butte Ranch to see the sunset. It is a professional outfit and Russ is a very patient and diligent guide. The horses were all wonderful and calm so we could take in the scenery and...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank mattgarvey
Reviewed 15 April 2018 via mobile

Took the sunset trail ride; what a great evening! We meandered around the ranch and it was just a peaceful and enjoyable ride. Russ is a hoot and has great stories he tells along the way. The horses are well kept and the tack is...More

Date of experience: April 2018
5  Thank Mum4k9
Reviewed 24 December 2017 via mobile

My older son treated our family of four to an afternoon of horseback riding at Lone Butte Ranch. Being December, the weather was definitely cold but the sun was out and everyone was bundled up. Russ Dillen, the owner, was raised on the property and...More

Date of experience: December 2017
1  Thank 578trishm
Reviewed 6 May 2017 via mobile

Just came back from another fantastic sunset ride! The only place I go! Beautiful NM surroundings, great & well kept horses, & Russ is my favorite NM cowboy! I Highly highly recommend Lone Butte Ranch! I will continue to return every chance I get!

Date of experience: May 2017
1  Thank Pella1
Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

Our trail ride ended up being just my boyfriend, myself, and Russ the owner. We had a wonderful time. I felt very comfortable with Russ. He's a friendly guy. Conversation was pleasant throughout the ride. Beautiful land. Well behaved horses. Pay attention to instructions at...More

Date of experience: November 2016
1  Thank 222smama
Reviewed 25 March 2017

My granddaughter and I took advantage this week of Russ and his great facility, company, and narrative to enjoy a great horseback ride. The time was full of stories, instructions, and great sights. The horses are well trained and clean, tac was also in super...More

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank jim s
Reviewed 13 August 2016 via mobile

Russ got us in last minute, despite our procrastination to book. He had a great sense of humor! The horses were well taken care of and well behaved. The timing was perfect and the view was so amazing, a picture could not do it justice....More

Date of experience: August 2016
2  Thank kcroft503
Reviewed 4 August 2016 via mobile

My family and I had a great time. Russ the owner and tour guide was very informative and professional. After riding with him for an hour it felt like we knew him our whole life. His horses were well behaved and beautiful. It was a...More

Date of experience: August 2016
2  Thank Freddy L
Reviewed 22 July 2016 via mobile

We did the sunset ride with Russ and his assistant Tino(not sure of his name tho). They choose horses for is based on our size weight and experience level, helped us on and gave instructions on how to ride and "drive" the horse. He took...More

Date of experience: July 2016
4  Thank kayceas
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Susan B
29 October 2017|
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Response from Pella1 | Reviewed this property |
$65 pp plus tip. Well worth it
1 September 2015|
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Response from Cindylou333 | Reviewed this property |
This was my own question when we were doing research prior to our trip and has nothing to do with Lone Butte Ranch. Lone Butte is a half hr drive from Santa Fe and easy to find if u listen to Russ' directions. Not sure... More