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The Gold Mine Ranch

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Arikok National Park, Aruba
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About The Gold Mine Ranch
The Gold Mine Ranch is a small family owned ranch aiming to provide the best service to all guests. We have AMAZING adventure trails, and friendly well-trained horses. If you want to experience awesome horseback riding, on the beach and country side of Aruba, look no further. Let us be the highlight of your vacation! Photographers available on site.
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Hours Today: 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
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Regular Morning Tour

This isn't your regular nose-to-tail riding. We offer horseback adventure! We are located right on the North-East coast where the views are fantastic, with a wide range of man-made and natural wonders, such as beautiful beaches, sand dunes, and a fantastic ocean view. You will walk, trot, and canter along the most beautiful scenery that Aruba has to offer. Come join us and take this off your bucket list!
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2 to 3 hours
from $97.44

Cool Paradise Afternoon Tour

Exciting, amazing, and safe! These three words describe Aruba’s best horseback riding adventure at the Gold Mine Ranch. This wonderful horseback ride is exciting because it is fun for anyone — couples, friends, children — and is safe for the entire family. The views are amazing, including beautiful beaches, sand dunes, and a fantastic ocean view. We are located right on the North-East coast and offer the best ocean view right from the start. We also strive to provide you with a safe ride by means of our personal service to you. Instructions and plenty of attention are provided to all our guests.
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2 to 3 hours
from $92.31
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It was a pleasure to visit the Gold Mine Ranch from start to finish. We arrived on a cruise, we were given a pick up place and time and were picked up and taken 15 minutes to the ranch. The staff were so friendly and welcoming. They asked about our experience and made us feel
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We really enjoyed the tour. All 5 of us are beginner level riders(ages 8y-43y) but the whole team including Curt(front office, photographer), Candy(alpha-horse handler), Andres(horse handler) made us very comfortable. They gave us a horse riding 101 lesson. We went over many
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My 9 year old daughter and I went on this tour and it was spectacular. The views are stunning and the horses so gentle. We went out with Candy, he was very kind. My daughter rode Elegance and I rode Ringo, we got to feed them carrots after the ride.
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Response from Goldmine R, Owner at The Gold Mine Ranch
Responded Feb 18, 2020
Thank you so much for your kind review. Sunny regards from Aruba,
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I hadn't ridden for awhile so it took me a couple of minutes to figure out what I was doing but it all came back to me, accept I let my horse Cochise have a free reign and as we galloped I let him take me too close to a thorn bush and my arm was scratched in a few places." I
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Response from Goldmine R, Owner at The Gold Mine Ranch
Responded Feb 18, 2020
Thank you for your review! Looks like an interesting morning out riding with Cochise and Candy. Although the horses are well-trained and know the route by heart they like to wander to grab some grass here and there. It's important to show them who is the boss by holding the reign and follow your guide. We're happy to know you learned so much on your tour with us! Sunny regards from Aruba,
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LOVED it 100%! The driver Curt, and the guide were terrific! Great communicators, responsive to my needs and fun. Got to ride through the water and on the beach. Perfect!!!
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Response from Goldmine R, General Manager at The Gold Mine Ranch
Responded Feb 18, 2020
Thank you so much for your review! Sunny regards from Aruba,
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