Ricochet Ridge Ranch
Horseback ride along the Mendocino coast, a slice of Northern California praised for its "profound natural beauty and fierce independence" (New York Times).
Why we love it
- The ride takes you through picturesque MacKerricher State Park right onto the beach
- The park's dramatic headlands and arresting vistas; look for harbor seals just off shore
- 95% of past Travelzoo purchasers loved their experience with Ricochet Ridge
- Calling it "fun and relaxing" and praising the "friendly and very accommodating" guides
- Receives 4.5 stars from TripAdvisor users and has a 2013 Certificate of Excellence
- For $35 (reg. $50), horseback ride through MacKerricher State Park and along Ten Mile Beach; rides typically last 75-90 minutes
- Riders are greeted by staff, who evaluate comfort and experience levels before pairing riders with their horses
- You'll also watch an instructional safety video before mounting your horse
- Guided rides take you through a forest, over seaside bluffs and then right onto the beach, where you may stroll in the surf
- Pick between English- and Western-style riding; all levels of experience are welcome
- Note: Trips leave from Ricochet Ridge Ranch across from MacKerricher State Park, two miles north of downtown Fort Bragg.
Jan. 6, 2014 - May 22, 2014
Voucher expires on May. 23, 2014
Valid Jan. 6 - May 22, 2014. Not valid April 13-27. Reservations are required; subject to availability. Not valid on holidays and holiday weekends. Rides are daily at 10 a.m., 12 p.m., 2 p.m. and 4 p.m. Please arrive 15 minutes prior to the departure time. A 24-hour cancellation policy applies. You'll be asked to provide information regarding age, weight and experience level when making a reservation. All riders are encouraged to wear protective riding helmets. Briefing and riding times are approximate and subject to change. Children must be 6 years old to participate.
Valid for 1 person only. Must use in 1 visit. Tax, if applicable, and gratuity are not included. Please tip accordingly. Subject to weather conditions. Cannot be combined with any other offers. Valid during merchant's operating hours.