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Quicksilver Ranch

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Cute for about 5 minutes

These horses were adorable, but after 5 minutes of squeezing fingers through the gate, my children... read more

Reviewed 18 July 2018
Pasadena, California
For Sale

This ranch is for sale so they may not be around much longer. They have miniature horses that you... read more

Reviewed 7 July 2018
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“quick stop”(7 reviews)
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1555 Alamo Pintado Rd, 918 D Avenue, Solvang, CA 93463-9756
+1 805-686-4002
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Reviewed 18 July 2018

These horses were adorable, but after 5 minutes of squeezing fingers through the gate, my children were done. The horses and facilities looked well kept and clean.

1  Thank chonjunk1
Reviewed 7 July 2018

This ranch is for sale so they may not be around much longer. They have miniature horses that you can walk around and look at. They were fun to see and watch the younger ones chase each other around. There is no charge to walk...More

5  Thank fungramma51
Reviewed 19 June 2018

If they aren't too busy, they answer questions and let you know how wonderful the miniature horses are to have as pets. My friend who has a larger area was very tempted to purchase a miniature horse. They are adorable. It is free to look...More

1  Thank Victoria M
Reviewed 17 May 2018 via mobile

It was a great stop on the way to Solvang! The foals were SO SOFT and walked up to the gate to get some back scratches. The adult ponies were adorable too but less interested in us. They run on donations and it’s going to...More

1  Thank Jade S
Reviewed 29 April 2018

a nice 20 minute stop to marvel at the these beautiful little creatures - about the high and size of a greyhound.

Thank vermeling
Reviewed 28 March 2018 via mobile

So beautiful and the owners are so gracious to let the public wander about. Beautiful grounds and the miniature horses are so happy. One baby for this visit. So cute and lots of photos!

1  Thank Shelley H
Reviewed 27 March 2018

This ranch is part of our annual visit to Solvang. Every year we look forward to seeing any new additions. Some years we've seen babies as young as 24-hours old. I just want to gather them all up and take them home! You are on...More

Thank Susan H
Reviewed 14 March 2018

My daughter and I stopped here on our way into Solvang. They no longer have guided tours so you are on your own to walk the grounds. This is also a breeding and show facility. Some of them came close to the fence and we...More

4  Thank jkindyDesMoines_Iowa
Reviewed 20 February 2018

My wife wanted to visit there during our Anniversary trip so we stopped by. We arrived and nobody was there to greet, give information or direction. So it was waste of time... The horses were hella cute though!

1  Thank pedrofM5906NT
Reviewed 4 February 2018

You are free to wander around the ranch to view the miniature horses in both open fields and pens. Unfortunately, you can't pat them. Horses are raised for sale, but no cost to ooh and aah over them.

Thank LoriGrg
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no dogs allowed
14 December 2016|
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Response from mariposa67 | Reviewed this property |
This is a ranch that has a long driveway that you drive down and park along the side or just inside the Ranch area. There is no one there and there's no payment required you just get out and look at the horses. We were lucky... More