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Bonanza Creek Ranch

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Wonderful! History and Western lovers must do this!

A few weeks ago we had the privilege of touring the Bonanza Creek Ranch with Mike Hug. We spent the... read more

Reviewed October 22, 2018
Danielle S
Wilmington, North Carolina
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Movie buffs will love this tour.

Had a wonderful time with Mike telling us many of the stories of the Western movies that were shot... read more

Reviewed October 19, 2018
Coopersburg, Pennsylvania
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15 Bonanza Creek Ln, 216 la Promesa Bernalillo, Nm, Santa Fe, NM 87508-1536
+1 505-471-4248
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Reviewed October 22, 2018 via mobile

A few weeks ago we had the privilege of touring the Bonanza Creek Ranch with Mike Hug. We spent the afternoon touring the ranch and listening to Mike's extensive knowledge of the history of the buildings and movies filmed there, what was done through the...More

Date of experience: September 2018
2  Thank Danielle S
Reviewed October 19, 2018

Had a wonderful time with Mike telling us many of the stories of the Western movies that were shot here. From how they create the many sets, to the small details that were wrong or right. We really enjoyed our tour and it was a...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed July 31, 2018

We enjoyed our experience with Mike at the Bonanza Creek Ranch Film Tour. Mike tells stories and shares his knowledge of being a cowboy in this day and age. The ranch is a working ranch with five movie sets on it. You get a list...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed July 22, 2018

A couple of weeks ago, my family and I took a tour of Bonanza Creek Ranch, in Santa Fe, New Mexico. Mike was our tour guide and the tour was very interesting and informative. Mike shared with us his time, knowledge, and history and we...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank Kathleen D
Reviewed April 30, 2018

Visited the amazing Bonanza Creek Ranch and took the tour of the movie sets. Also had the "best guide" in the world, Mike. This was our time around we made our second trip from Sacramento, CA and had the same wonderful time being guided around...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed January 5, 2018 via mobile

Seeing how classic Western movies were made and learning about recent productions was almost the least exciting part of this remarkable experience. Our guide, Mike, really brought the character, beauty, and sometime hard realities of the old West of NM alive through his stories. Articulate...More

Date of experience: January 2018
1  Thank rgj613
Reviewed September 16, 2017

We arrived a little early and so did our tour guide Jack. We hopped into his vehicle for the tour of the move sets. Jack gave us a list of the many movies that have been shot on location here. We spent quite a bit...More

Date of experience: September 2017
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Reviewed September 16, 2017

This was the highlight of our stay in Santa Fe! Icalled the ranch to know how to organize a visit of the old western movie town ans Mrs Hughes gave me Mike Hug's number. We met the next day for a private visit which actually...More

Date of experience: September 2017
1  Thank Martine293
Reviewed September 11, 2017

Three of us, two Germans and a local, did the two hour tour of BonanzaCreek Ranch led masterfully by our tour guide and western historian, Mike.Wear your boots and your western hat and prepare to lose yourself in the ramshackle collection of buildings:banks,saloon, blacksmith shop,stores,tthat...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Jane S
Reviewed August 4, 2017 via mobile

My family group of nine, including children, totally enjoyed the tour at Bonanza Creek Ranch. Michael was a very informative and knowledgeable tour guide . He showed us a lot of the working cattle ranch as well as the movie sets. One movie was just...More

Date of experience: July 2017
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May 17, 2017|
Response from MoBr99 |
Contact Mike for a tour at 505-690-0448.
September 28, 2016|
Response from Penny F | Reviewed this property |
I really don't know. We checked things to do in Santa Fe . Sorry