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Gunstock Ranch

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If you want to experience Hawaii as a Paniolo (Hawaiian Cowboy), then Gunstock Ranch is the right place for you. Enjoy an intimate horseback ride suitable for folks of all skill levels. If you are looking for a true Hawaiian experience, join us for...more
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Hours Today: 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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56-250 Kamehameha Hwy, Laie, Oahu, HI 96762
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+1 808-341-3995
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Reviewed yesterday

Great people in a beautiful setting. We took our two toddlers to enjoy ride in a non-resort setting and really enjoyed it. Staff was extremely patient and pleasant; really put the kids at ease. Would definitely visit again!

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Reviewed 4 days ago

We wanted to enjoy a horseback ride while on our anniversary vacation on Oahu. We were greeted with super happy with Shaina as our guide for the trip. Incredibly friendly, helped us get some unbelievable pictures, and just a cool chick. I would gladly visit...More

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Trail R, Manager at Gunstock Ranch, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Mahalo for your review! We are so glad you enjoyed your experience with us here at Gunstock Ranch, all our wranglers are happy and love what they do! we will let Shaina know you had a great time with her on your unique Poniolo experience....More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Great ride. We had lots of fun. The guides were very knowledgeable and helpful. We learned a lot about Hawaii in general

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Trail R, Manager at Gunstock Ranch, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Mahalo for your review! Thank you so much for coming to enjoy your unique poniolo experience here at Gunstock Ranch, Thank you, we hope you come again!

Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a wonderful time riding Skeeter and Raider. The staff, Leah, Tanner and Natalie, who we rode with on two separate rides, and Kensie, who I spoke to several times when I called with my many questions, were all fantastic. They were always ready...More

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Trail R, Manager at Gunstock Ranch, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Mahalo for your review! We are so thankful to share our wonderful ranch with all who come to see, our wranglers and staff are proud of our rich history here at Gunstock Ranch and we are glad you enjoyed your unique Poniolo experience. We look...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and I participated in the 1.5-hour small group ride yesterday and had a wonderful experience with the knowledgeable Shayna! Shayna was super outgoing, high energy, and you could absolutely feel her love and passion for horses and her job. She is even studying...More

Thank Lisa R
Trail R, Guest Relations Manager at Gunstock Ranch, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Wow thank you for such an amazing and detailed review! We sure love Shaina and the passion she shows for our equine employees. We will be sure to let her know you enjoyed your ride with her. We hope you will return to our ranch...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our wrangler was Hannah and my 8 year old daughter and I did their 1 hour trail ride as a birthday treat. My daughter loved horses in theory but had never been on one and was slightly afraid of them in real life. I had...More

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Trail R, Guest Relations Manager at Gunstock Ranch, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

What an awesome first time experience for your daughter!! Seeing young kids bond with their horse is something very specail. Those are the moments we cherish here and the ranch and try to make it happen for all participants. Hannah will be thrilled to know...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The guide was awesome. Very nice and knowledgeable. And the scenery was great. Only reason I didn't give it a five was because of the horses. They are so used to walking the trails that they only do just that. They refuse to follow any...More

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Trail R, Guest Relations Manager at Gunstock Ranch, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Aloha! Thank you for your detailed review. We are happy to hear you enjoyed your ride and wrangler. Thank you for taking interest in our horses. They are trained to stay in single file for the safety of the rider- beginner or experienced, and also...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We took our 4 year old son on a pony ride and it was a great experience!! The horses are well trained and the ranch is beautiful!!

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Trail R, Guest Relations Manager at Gunstock Ranch, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Mahalo for your review and for joining us for a keiki ride! Glad to hear you and your sone enjoyed it. Gunstock Ranch

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I love to ride and thought that this would be a nice addition to our honeymoon. It was a spectacular decision. The horses were well behaved; we got to canter and have a beautiful lunch with just my wife and me. We...More

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Trail R, Guest Relations Manager at Gunstock Ranch, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Congratulations on your marriage and thank you for joining us at the ranch during your honeymoon. Glad to hear you enjoyed your ride! Thank you for leaving us such a detailed review on our Advance Sweetheart tour. Hope your pictures come out great! Mahalo Nui

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My kids and my wife had one of the best experience riding the horses today. The customer service is so excellent and professional, the scenery was fabolous and the horse were beautiful. Will definitely coming back.

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Trail R, Guest Relations Manager at Gunstock Ranch, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your review. We are so happy to know your wife and kids enjoyed their ride with us. Our team does their best to give our guests the best experience. We are looking forward to your return! Mahalo Nui

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pinaf10
January 14, 2018|
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Response from Gunstock R | Property representative |
For most rides the minimum age is 7. Riders between the ages of 2-6 are led on a horse or ponied for a 30 minute experience. We have 8 different rides to choose from - Pony ride for kids, walking only, advanced, and private... More
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Cindy Z
January 3, 2018|
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Response from Gunstock R | Property representative |
We are unable to take pregnant riders due to insurance limitations.
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d0idster
November 7, 2017|
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Response from Gunstock R | Property representative |
Currently there are no options for shuttles from the Polynesian Cultural Center. The city bus is the best option. There is a bus stop just before our entrance (Malaekahana State Park) and one just past our entrance... More
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