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Delightful evening for wagon ride and chuckwagon dinner. Loved talking to Rex!

Rex and Penny Ann are the owners/operators of Baker Ranch. You couldn't ask for nicer, more... read more

Reviewed 20 August 2018
cjcedarcity
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cedar city
Wonderful wagon ride, lovely setting, good food

We enjoyed a delightful evening with Rex and his family. Boarding a wagon pulled by a team of... read more

Reviewed 28 July 2018
CMN14
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Boise, Idaho
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Reviewed 20 August 2018

Rex and Penny Ann are the owners/operators of Baker Ranch. You couldn't ask for nicer, more accommodating people. My wife has some unique food requirements, and Peggy Ann bent over backwards to work with her and find something that met my wife's needs. Rex is...More

1  Thank cjcedarcity
Reviewed 28 July 2018

We enjoyed a delightful evening with Rex and his family. Boarding a wagon pulled by a team of horses, we headed out on a 2-mile ride to a lovely setting in the wooded mountains. En route, we enjoyed beautiful pastoral scenery and mountain views. On...More

1  Thank CMN14
Reviewed 10 July 2018

Our family ages 6-68 absolutely LOVED this experience. The ride up the mountain was comfortable, the view was beautiful and the horses were so neat. Rex Baker was our driver and he was sooo nice and made our trip even better. His wonderful wife, Peggy...More

1  Thank Niki H
Reviewed 10 August 2017

Our Baker Ranch experience was grand. A gentle ride through the mountains to a quiet spot by a stream with a play ground for our grandchildren 13 to 1 1/2. Food decent, hot dogs or brisket, salad, good rolls. The drink selection could have been...More

1  Thank hpd000
Reviewed 4 June 2017 via mobile

This was a great experience, my family truly enjoyed this. The food is amazing as well as the family that runs it.

1  Thank Rainycs25
Reviewed 4 June 2017 via mobile

We took 5 kids total and they loved it. They all got to take turns sitting up front with the horses. The experience was alot of fun. Music and dinner were both good. We would definitely go again. Thank to the Baker's for a great...More

1  Thank SETH H
Reviewed 20 July 2016

On my annual trip to Lava with my Bestie we decided to try to Baker Ranch Wagon Ride. Since we normally go up earlier in the year before they open this is the first chance we have ever had to give it a try. The...More

1  Thank lavabasset
Reviewed 21 June 2016 via mobile

If you are near Lava Hot Springs Idaho you will not want to miss an evening with the Bakers. A wonderful 30 minute two team horse and wagon ride up t o the Chuckwagon site where you will enjoy a great dinner of BBQ beef...More

1  Thank Mark L
Reviewed 10 February 2016

It was so awesome to ride in a wagon being pulled by big beautiful horses. They take you up to your property, feed you, have entertainment and see the beautiful mountains. So fun for the whole family.

5  Thank Halfpint93
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judit g
25 February 2017|
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Response from albhappy |
There are not individual horse rides available, all guests are seated on comfortable wagons for the evening dinner trip. We have vegetarians book every summer and the menu for them is as follows: Idaho Baked Potato, corn... More
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Hannah T
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Response from lavabasset | Reviewed this property |
Yes. they usually have to have a full wagon. However, you can call them to make arrangements. They are very accommodating.
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