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Western Destinations Canyon Creek Ranch - Tours

#1 of 79 Outdoor Activities in Phoenix Features Animals
Phoenix, AZ 85257
+1 623-374-5245
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It was a really nice ride! We even got on a mountain with the horses, from there you have a... read more

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This place, and the people there, are absolutely amazing. My wife's family was visiting from out of... read more

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Canyon Creek Ranch is nestled on 130 breathtaking acres in Cold Water Canyon, just twenty miles north of Phoenix in Black CanyonCity, Arizona. The ranch is surrounded by 71,000 acres of National Monument land, featuring rugged hills, fantastic volcanic formations, ancient Native American petroglyphs and the Agua Fria River. The ranch offers great views of the surrounding mountains and miles of natural Sonoran desert to explore and enjoy.
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Phoenix, AZ 85257
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

It was a really nice ride! We even got on a mountain with the horses, from there you have a amazing view. It was definitely worth the money.

Thank Samira J
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This place, and the people there, are absolutely amazing. My wife's family was visiting from out of town and we wanted to give them the "Arizona experience". Western destinations did not disappoint. Aaron and Rusty were fantastic guides. Very charming and a great "cowboy wit"...More

Thank bsemery
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were group of 7 women over 50 who never rode before. Rich and his son Luke were very patient with us. It was an extremely hot summer day so they took their time both on the trail and in the town. The classic western...More

Thank minijeanie
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Los Corrales in Show Low is so good. Very cute atmosphere, clean and fast service. We would b highly recommend it.

Thank beverlyh903
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband, myself and my two children and I visited the ranch with our extended family, totaling 12 people. The staff, the horse tour, the lunch, and all of the western themed activities were absolutely amazing. For a bunch a new Englanders, it was a...More

Thank ConnecticutCutie
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Real great experience. The view is awesome, the shooting and the far west city is lot of fun. The horses are super well behaved and look very good. Highly recommended

Thank Marjorie B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Rich & Rusty were awesome. Rich gave us a great private tour on horseback trails, and the horses were beautiful & well behaved. Then he took us to an old town they set up for shooting games, bow & arrow, lasso toss, horseshoe toss, tomahawk...More

Thank drlove583
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Rusty and Rich gave us a great old west experience. The horseback trip was very informative and the scenery was beautiful. Our 11 and 16 year old loved the horses, tomahawk throw, pistol shooting, roping and archery. The three grandparents had a great jeep tour....More

Thank Marie B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We went in early June. Temperatures were hitting 105+ in the afternoons so we went early. We took a trail ride and then did the collection of activities (tomahawk throwing, shooting, archery, roping). It was great fun. We had our 7 year old granddaughters with...More

Thank Keith B
Reviewed June 16, 2017 via mobile

Imagine riding through a beautiful Arizona canyon on four great trail horses (Chewy, Caesar, Thelma, and Louise) with just your family and a guide who shares with you his knowledge and love of desert life. Then ending up in a western town where you enjoy...More

Thank Becky B
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Kristy J
May 15, 2017|
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Response from Jennifer R | Reviewed this property |
I love the heat, so I probably wouldn't mind it. My 9 year old son, however, not so much. Although the guides provide plenty of water and you do get a reprieve from the heat in the Western town, the kids might be too hot. I... More
Sonali B
April 30, 2017|
Response from Jennifer R | Reviewed this property |
This ranch is located north of Phoenix. The Sonoran Desert is a few hours south of here. The sunsets in Arizona desert are gorgeous no matter where you are.The best places we experienced were the Grand Canyon and the Saguaro... More
March 30, 2017|
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Response from gregger1 | Property representative |
All our adventures are private and by reservations only, Please contact Opal direct at (623) 374-5245. Opal is the owner and handles all special request. Thank you