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Great experience!

Had an amazing time visiting all the animals (horses, cows, pigs, goats and more) and going out for... read more

Reviewed September 21, 2019
emorielaine
SO MUCH FUN!!

I have been on a few rides at wide open spaces, it’s always an amazing experience and very fun... read more

Reviewed September 21, 2019
Stejackson5
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Horse back riding , Basic riding lessons, Pony rides, Wagon rides, Petting zoo, horse and other animal related activities
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4229 42nd Ave S, Cranbrook, British Columbia V1C 6Z8, Canada
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+1 250-417-9712
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Reviewed September 21, 2019

Had an amazing time visiting all the animals (horses, cows, pigs, goats and more) and going out for a trail ride with Patti! I definitely reccomened coming to go for a ride and to see all the animals. Great experience and excellent hospitality!

Date of experience: September 2019
1  Thank emorielaine
Reviewed September 21, 2019

I have been on a few rides at wide open spaces, it’s always an amazing experience and very fun!! Patti is great at making you feel comfortable/safe on her horses! Can’t wait to book another ride :)

Date of experience: September 2019
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Reviewed November 11, 2018 via mobile

My Toddler, largely due to Spirit, Riding Free loves everything equine. It’s tricky, as she is generally terrified of dogs and cats, however takes no issue with livestock. Patti was so accommodating for our pony ride and took the time and patience (which I lack,...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Patti P, Owner at Wide Open Spaces, responded to this reviewResponded November 13, 2018

AWW thank you , was fun meeting you , your father and your sweet daughter . I look forward to your return visit in the future.

Reviewed October 27, 2018 via mobile

My friend and I had a great ride with Patti and Shayla! Their horses were extremely well behaved and they had some other adorable animals to see and hang out with after the ride :) I would definitely recommend to everyone!!

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Laura D
Patti P, Owner at Wide Open Spaces, responded to this reviewResponded November 13, 2018

Aww. Thank you . Was a pleasure meeting you and being able to chat with you and get to know both you and your friend. Was a very fun enjoyable ride

Reviewed October 27, 2018

My friend and I were in the Cranbrook area for work and we really wanted to do a trail ride. Unfortunately, a lot of other places were closed for the season, but Patti offered riding all year long. We went on an 1 1/2 hour...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Patti P, Owner at Wide Open Spaces, responded to this reviewResponded November 13, 2018

Thank you . Was nice visiting and getting to know you both . Loved learning about your jobs.If ever in the area again would love to take you both out on the creek area ride. Enjoy your job and your travels. Take care

Reviewed May 26, 2016

Our family of four took a horse ride with Patti, the owner of Wide Open Spaces and had the time of our life! Such nice horses, beautiful scenery, and very knowledge guide. I would definitely recommend this experience for anyone looking to do something a...More

Date of experience: May 2016
1  Thank medifor
Reviewed May 7, 2015

OMG!! There are so many things to do at Wide Open Spaces. City Born and Raised myself and my kids are just now being introduced to the wanders of Horses, Goats, Lambs, Pigs and chickens. I wish I had started my kids early getting back...More

Date of experience: August 2014
Thank Miki5976
Reviewed January 22, 2015

I have been riding with Wide Open Spaces for the last 6 months... I have always had a warm welcome, the horses are gentle and kind. If you are inexperienced Patti will walk you through step by step... I have ridden all of the horses,...More

Date of experience: January 2015
Thank Rachellizotte
Reviewed January 22, 2015

We have had the good fortune of attending Wide Open Spaces since my daughter was 7 years old and have had nothing but super positive experiences! If you are looking for a big fancy expensive ranch, this is not the place for you. If you...More

Date of experience: January 2015
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Martha M
April 23, 2019|
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Response from Patti P | Property representative |
Hi there for insurance purposes I can only take out on a trail ride children aged 5 and older . they will be lead on their own horse . I can not have children ride with parents.
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Sherry K
June 14, 2018|
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Response from Patti P | Property representative |
Hi there is not shuttle service . The only way here is to have a vehicle and drive.
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