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Best Day Ever!!

We had an awesome moonlight ride the first night...thank you Michael (pronounced Michelle)!!! This... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Roam47411101568
AMAZING!!!! GREAT people and GREAT horses!

This was an absolutely amazing trail ride! They were so knowledgeable and patient! We loved... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
jacquelineelisel2018
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Salt Lake City, Utah
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We teach people how to love horses and let the horses, in return, trust the person before we ever put foot to stirrup. And, at the end of the day, we *guarantee* that your horse riding experience will be the most exciting, adventurous and...more
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530 State Route 9, Virgin, UT 84779-7726
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed August 7, 2014

I can't say enough good things about this experience. It was completely unlike the 1 hour, ambling tours I've done in the past. My favorite part was getting to meet all of the horses and select your own. I fell in love with Rebel from...More

4  Thank eau106
cybercme, Public Relations Manager at Jacob's Ranch, responded to this reviewResponded August 10, 2014

Thanks for letting us, and all the other folks who might give us a look, how much you enjoyed yourself. We enjoyed having you spend the day with us and we look forward to having you back when you get a chance! あなたと幸せなトレイル、ありがとうございます。

Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed June 11, 2016

I'm clearly in the minority here, but I need to put my 2 cents worth in. As a fit outdoorsperson but novice rider, I read the website and brochure carefully and asked lots of questions to Jackson during the required phone call. Unfortunately, this adventure...More

5  Thank C E
cybercme, Public Relations Manager at Jacob's Ranch, responded to this reviewResponded August 23, 2016

Greetings, CE. Thank you for reaching out to us on our TripAdvisor Page today. As you can see from the plethora of reviews, so many guests find us exactly what they had hoped to find. You may not be aware that the riverbed and flatland...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

We had an awesome moonlight ride the first night...thank you Michael (pronounced Michelle)!!! This entailed meeting the horses and becoming "Alpha" with them. Basically...after we became alphanized...the horses would follow us around. I thought that was pretty darn cool. Then, we went for a beautiful...More

Thank Roam47411101568
cybercme, Public Relations Manager at Jacob's Ranch, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Roam47411101568, Thank you for sharing your through review with the other TripAdvisor Members, we are really appreciative that you were willing to share your experience with us. We are so happy that we were able to deliver that Once In A Lifetime ride that...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was an absolutely amazing trail ride! They were so knowledgeable and patient! We loved everyone from Jackson who helped us book our ride, to Josh who helped us saddle our horses, Sheryl was a great help too, and Ivy on the trails with Josh...More

Thank jacquelineelisel2018
cybercme, Public Relations Manager at Jacob's Ranch, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Jacqui and Casey! Thank you so much for taking the time to share this review in the TripAdvisor Community, we very much appreciate the five-star rating! It sounds like you had a wonderful adventure with us, and we're so glad we were able to...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I’m from Illinois and I’ve horse-backed in Wyoming, Colorado, Nevada, and Utah before, but have never had the care and experience that I got from Jacobs Ranch. My fiancé and I took the sunset adventure and every aspect from scenery (most important) to the horse...More

Thank Ryan K
cybercme, Public Relations Manager at Jacob's Ranch, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Ryan, Thank you so much for your review. We do try to tailor our rides to meet the expectations of all our guests and we are so glad we lived up to or goal for you and your fiance. We're happy to hear how...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Had a great time - Jackson was very helpful setting up a time to ride - is always available - even late at night. He was very accommodating in getting me a horse that I really enjoyed riding. Our wrangler Michelle was a gem -...More

Thank Rickmlanc
cybercme, Public Relations Manager at Jacob's Ranch, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Rick! Thanks for this kind review, we're so glad you were able to have the Ride of Your Life with us and so happy to know that Michelle was a great guide and leader for you. We strive to provide our guests with a...More

Reviewed September 23, 2018 via mobile

I had been horseback riding once before but it was sixteen years ago and my family had never been. When we arrived, we were waiting for others to show who were late. That was a bit disappointing because my husband had brought ammo to shoot...More

Thank Audra C
cybercme, Public Relations Manager at Jacob's Ranch, responded to this reviewResponded September 24, 2018

Hi Audra, Thank you kindly for this wonderful review. We are so pleased to know that your ride was an experience you will never forget. We are glad we could make your time with us an unforgettable one, and we are so happy to hear...More

Reviewed September 16, 2018 via mobile

My boyfriend and I did the 3 hour ride with Joshua. We enjoyed the whole thing and loved that Joshua let us pick how we wanted to spend our time on the horses. Joshua was extremely knowledgeable and fun to talk to. The location of...More

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cybercme, Public Relations Manager at Jacob's Ranch, responded to this reviewResponded September 16, 2018

Hi Andrea! Thank you for bringing your perspective to our ride. It's one thing for us to bark about what an amazing time a guest will have and quite another for the guest to rave about an equestrian experience like no other. We're so happy...More

Reviewed September 5, 2018

The weather was great, Ivy our wrangler was great. That little girl loves what she is doing and darn good at it. You get to pick your horse, bond with it, brush it and and saddle it. Must say not what I expected, the ride...More

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cybercme, Public Relations Manager at Jacob's Ranch, responded to this reviewResponded September 6, 2018

Hi Barbara! Thank you for sharing your ride experience with us and others TripAdvisor members. It's one thing for us to talk about what an amazing time a guest will have and quite another for the guest to rave about an equestrian experience like no...More

Reviewed August 23, 2018

So, one week later we are still smiling and talking about how much fun we had on this ride. For those who’ve read my posts before, you’ll know that I got into horseback riding to spend more time with my wife. Lisa has been riding...More

Thank Mark J
cybercme, Public Relations Manager at Jacob's Ranch, responded to this reviewResponded August 23, 2018

Howdy, Mark J You gave about as good an account of a day at our ranch as can be said. Folks look at us kind of funny when we tell them, usually before they book a day with us, "We guarantee that your horse riding...More

Reviewed August 11, 2018

My 6 yo daughter and I went twice - April (full day ride) and June (moonlight ride). I have minimal riding experience and she had basically none; everything went flawlessly and we had an awesome time. The initial booking: be prepared to spend some time...More

Thank MissLynnette
cybercme, Public Relations Manager at Jacob's Ranch, responded to this reviewResponded August 11, 2018

Hi MissLynnette! Thank you so much for visiting us again! We are so happy to hear how much you enjoyed your family enjoyed your ride! We're pleased to know that Chris provided you a safe and fantastic experience. We are glad you could see our...More

Reviewed July 23, 2018 via mobile

We spent a day at Jacob’s Ranch with our Wrangler Chris. My husband has barely ridden & I have ridden all my life. This experience was amazing for us both!!! Chris was absolutely fantastic, looked after us so well, really made us feel welcome, ensured...More

Thank Clare S
cybercme, Public Relations Manager at Jacob's Ranch, responded to this reviewResponded July 24, 2018

Hi Kiwi_Beach_Bum! Thank you abundantly for such a kind and thorough review, we're so happy to hear that Chris and our team were able to provide you and your husband the ride experience of a lifetime! We are so pleased that your husband felt cared...More

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kristens833
October 7, 2018|
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Response from Mark J | Reviewed this property |
On a normal ride we’d tip $20 per person. For this one we had such a great time we gave him $100 in total.
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Heartlandlover
November 12, 2015|
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Response from cybercme | Property representative |
Greetings, Heartland... Hey, we're outside Zion National Park; however, we take you through some of Utah's most amazing outback through plateaus, streams and trails that word can not do justice. As for prices, we'd love to... More
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Nancy H
November 9, 2015|
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Response from JacobsRanch | Property representative |
one more thing, "Jacobs ranch guarantees the most exciting, adventurous, and informative horse experience of your life if we don't greatly exceed your expectations it's free" with that said there's too many details to talk... More
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