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$39 -- Scenic Horseback Ride in Bandy Canyon, Reg. $90

Sold out - This deal was published March 14, 2013 and sold out April 15, 2013.
$39 -- Scenic Horseback Ride in Bandy Canyon, Reg. $90
By Travelzoo Staff
Saddle up for a scenic trail ride along the 144 acres of The Ranch at Bandy Canyon, a "secluded" property (North County Times) nestled deep in the San Pasqual Valley and dotted with rustic cabins and ancient eucalyptus trees. For just $39 per person, normally $90, take a guided 60-minute horseback ride past the San Diego Safari Park, Lake Hodges and the San Pasqual Battlefield.

Why we love it

  • For $39 per person, saddle up for a guided horseback ride at The Ranch at Bandy Canyon
  • Regularly $90, this 60-minute experience takes you past the Safari Park and Lake Hodges
  • The ranch boasts 144 acres of land dotted with rustic cottages and eucalyptus trees
  • All necessary equipment and instruction are included
  • The activity is suitable for all experience levels
  • Or, make it a couple's ride for $99 and enjoy a bottle of wine with cheese after the ride

When

March 14, 2013 - June 30, 2013

Where

The Ranch at Bandy Canyon
16251 Bandy Canyon Road
Escondido, CA 92025
(See Map)
Tel: 760-871-6494

What's included

  • You'll be provided all necessary equipment, including saddle and helmet, and instruction on riding fundamentals before setting out on horseback. Riders of all experience levels are welcome. Rides run Wednesday-Sunday at 10 a.m. and 3 p.m.
  • Or for $99, make it a couple's ride and have a romantic picnic with a bottle of wine and cheese plate after the ride, regularly $225.

The fine print

Vouchers can be redeemed starting Friday, March 15, though June 30, 2013. Reservations are required and must be made at least 24 hours in advance. Rides run Wednesday-Sunday at 10 a.m. and 3 p.m. Limit 1 voucher purchase per person; 1 additional voucher may be purchased as a gift. Must be 7 or older; ages 7 to 11 will ride ponies. Must weigh less than 240 pounds to ride. Must sign a waiver. Must be of legal drinking age to consume alcohol. Voucher is subject to forfeiture if you cancel or reschedule your reservation with less than 24 hours' notice. See below for full terms and conditions.

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$39   $90
57% off
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The Ranch at Bandy Canyon
93% Enjoyed The Ranch at Bandy Canyon
93% (182 ratings)
Sold out at
1:59 a.m. CT on April 15
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93% Enjoyed The Ranch at Bandy Canyon
(182 ratings)
4.8
Quality of Service
4.3
Quality of Activity
4.4
Value for the Money
Overall Enjoyed Most Other Comments

The ranch is a beautiful facility. The horses were well cared for and calm. The staff was good.

The trail was along a road and you go back on the same trail that you ride out on.

Jul 13, 2014 Judy CA, United States

The staff was really nice. The trail ride was great. The horses are well cared for. Glad we booked an early morning ride when it was nice and cool. The Ranch is a really lovey oasis with beautiful grounds. Perfect place for a wedding. They even have a fancy carriage.

Jul 12, 2014 Gloria CA, United States

The well mannered horses, and how nice the staff was. The length of the ride was also good.

While we thoroughly enjoyed the ride, a more scenic route would have been nicer. The route stayed primarily next to the road. Overall, we had a nice time and would consider returning.

Jul 12, 2014 Arthur CA, United States

the ranch is beautiful.

Our ride was supposed to be 90 minutes but it was only an hour. Everyone was friendly but expected to gallop more.

Jun 30, 2014 Patricia CA, United States

beautiful venue and really well maintained stables and great healthy horses

Jun 30, 2014 malcolm California, United States

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16251 Bandy Canyon Road
Escondido, CA 92025
Tel: 760-871-6494

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