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Address: 7036 Grand Geneva Way, The Grand Geneva Resort, Lake Geneva, WI 53147-5105
Phone Number: +1 262-215-5303
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Dan Patch Stables has been operating on the Grand Geneva property for many...

Dan Patch Stables has been operating on the Grand Geneva property for many years. The stables are managed by Kim Krueger and family. Kim worked for the stables while growing up, and is proud to have this family-owned business to share with Dan Patch Stable visitors.

Dan Patch Stables prides itself in creating a fun, safe, equine experience for young and old. From pony rides for the kids, to peaceful carriage rides for couples, we are dedicated to providing an experience you'll remember for years to come.

Our experienced trail guides are very familiar with our horses and with choosing just the right horse for each rider. Our 45-minute guided trail

rides offer a scenic view of hundreds of acres of beautiful Grand Geneva property.

Please take a moment to browse our site to see all of the fun we have to offer!

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Nice addition to family getaway

Horses are so pretty. People running it and the guides were very nice and informative. Very helpful for us amateurs. Trail a little rough in some spots for the horses. Definitely... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed 1 week ago
Montgomery, Illinois
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Montgomery, Illinois
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

Horses are so pretty. People running it and the guides were very nice and informative. Very helpful for us amateurs. Trail a little rough in some spots for the horses. Definitely recommend it.

Thank D0nna1966
Chicago, Illinois
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The guides were really good with those people who had limited riding experience. The horses were well-behaved for everyone.

Thank ShariandFamily
Winfield, Illinois
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Pretty standard horse ride, good for all members of the family on tried and true horses that just walk up for 25" and back again.

Thank GoldPro
Geneva, Illinois
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7 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed nearby and decided to go for a trail ride while in WI. This was a nice option - it gave the kids a chance to get on a horse for a while and spend some time in the woods. It was a nice slow walk on a path behind the Timber Ridge resort. Great way to get some... More 

Thank Elizabeth V
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2016 via mobile

Cash only very reasonable price. First time on a horse and now its off my bucket list. Dont pass this up its a 45 min trail....

Thank brenda g
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2016 via mobile

I love animals and was excited to go on a trail ride. The two ladies who were running the stable were very nice and friendly. The horses seemed tired though, and the trail was rough in some parts - deep tractor tracks in the mud that the horses had to navigate around, uneven ground in places. The petting zoo did... More 

1 Thank Erin C
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2016

My kids loved this farm. You can enjoy watching the horses, ponies, pigs, goats, lambs and hens. You can also take pony or horse ride or buy food to feed the animals which my kids absolutely enjoyed. The only thing I didn't like is that the swings near the pony ride area were extremely dirty. My baby girl wanted them... More 

Yorkville, Illinois
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2015 via mobile

We brought our 3 year old to ride the pony and she had a great time! She wanted to go again so she did! The petting zoo was okay... Not a lot to see but the cows were so friendly and just wanted to lick us to death! I would recommend this for a quick trip if your in the... More 

1 Thank Jessica U
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 4, 2015

Very poorly maintained facility and animals. Felt the the facility was one big accident just waiting to happen. People there did not seem to care and was not a very friendly environment. I would not recommend this facility to anyone even if it was free.

4 Thank Steven H
Oak lawn
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2015 via mobile

My husband and I hadn't been horseback riding since we were kids, so we were both a little bit nervous about this. Nice place, easy to find, and the animals are well cared for...good start. The staff here is so professional and knowledgeable that they put us at ease right away. They explained everything, made sure everyone was comfortable before... More 

2 Thank MrsT503

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