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Jacob's Ranch

#1 of 5 things to do in Virgin Features Animals
375 Utah 9, Virgin, UT
+1 435-635-1552
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Awesome adventure

Went to Jacob's Ranch on July 14th. Had a terrifying yet thrilling, most awesome time of my life... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Barbara M
Horse ride

I have to say this was not the best day of my life as guaranteed. My husband's saddle was not... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
tjmoreau
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We teach people how to love horses and let the horses, in return, trust the person before we ever put foot to stirrup. We promise you'll have the most adventurous, exciting and informative ride you've ever had, or it's FREE!
  • Excellent92%
  • Very good2%
  • Average1%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Went to Jacob's Ranch on July 14th. Had a terrifying yet thrilling, most awesome time of my life. My husband and I had nose to tail trail riding experience. Joshua and Amelia were great. I learned how to handle my horse, Miss Kitty, and actually...More

1  Thank Barbara M
cybercme, Public Relations Manager at Jacob's Ranch, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi, Barbara.. You did amazingly well and we applaud your venture to conquer fear. That is life changing and something that will redirect the course of your life. We're honored to be inexorably sewn into the fabric of your life tapestry. Blessings to you now...More

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I have to say this was not the best day of my life as guaranteed. My husband's saddle was not strapped tight enough and when the horses took off running, it slid all the way to the side and made him fall off. We had...More

Thank tjmoreau
cybercme, Public Relations Manager at Jacob's Ranch, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Greetings, tjmoreau... It always surprises us when guests (as it turns out only 7 since we started our attraction out of 101 total reviews) hit us back with a negative review after a day of riding with us. We don't give partial refunds after the...More

Reviewed 16 June 2017 via mobile

We have a teenager and younger child and rode here in mid June. Joshua helped us pick our horses, taught us about horses generally and then took us out for the day after Cheryl taught us a little about using our reins. On the ride,...More

1  Thank john s
cybercme, Public Relations Manager at Jacob's Ranch, responded to this reviewResponded 18 June 2017

Thanks and a hat tip to you John S... We always appreciate hearing from visitors to the ranch after your day out in the beauty that is Utah. Thanks for taking a minute to send up your words and joining the conversation between travelers looking...More

Reviewed 8 June 2017 via mobile

My family consisting of my wife and 4 boys ages 17, 15, 13 and 9 rode at Jacob's Ranch on Monday, June 5. Jackson said it would be adventurous, exciting and informative.......and it was all of those. If you are looking for a slow paced...More

1  Thank John M
cybercme, Public Relations Manager at Jacob's Ranch, responded to this reviewResponded 9 June 2017

Bless you, and your entire family, John. We do our best to exceed expectations and, even though we're not perfect, we do strive to provide a life-changing experience. Thanks for adding your voice to our conversation between guests who visit the ranch. God's blessings be...More

Reviewed 19 May 2017 via mobile

Wow Jacob's Ranch truly exceded our expectations! Our group had the time of our lives. Sheryl and Joseph we're very informative and really down to earth we connected with them on a spiritual level. This horseback experience is like no other! I don't think you'll...More

Thank Scarletto777
cybercme, Public Relations Manager at Jacob's Ranch, responded to this reviewResponded 20 May 2017

Howdy, Scarletto777... Having your group at the ranch to explore our unique old-West riding experience was as sweet for us. Your willingness to share with others on our TripAdvisor page is an added bonus. We're honored to add you all to our ever-growing list of...More

Reviewed 9 May 2017

I thoroughly enjoyed my day at Jacob's Ranch. The morning started by meeting the herd in their pasture. I immediately noticed how healthy the horses looked--well-groomed, fit, and bright-eyed. We then ran the herd up the road to the barn and got everyone settled for...More

1  Thank Diantha W
cybercme, Public Relations Manager at Jacob's Ranch, responded to this reviewResponded 14 May 2017

Howdy, and thanks, Diantha W... Thank you for making way to the ranch from Albuquerque, New Mexico! We appreciate you spending the day with us and for the suggestion for the multi-day ride! We hope you'll join us again for an even longer ride. Happy...More

Reviewed 28 April 2017 via mobile

Our family of four (2 adults, 2 14 yo boys) had an incredible time learning how to bond with our horses, trust them, guide them and ride them through challenging terrain. Josh, our wrangler, has a rare ability to read horses AND people and to...More

Thank 1happycamper24
cybercme, Public Relations Manager at Jacob's Ranch, responded to this reviewResponded 1 May 2017

Greetings, 1happycamper24... We like to think that, in addition to providing an incredible equestrian experience, we're changing lives, one rider at a time. There's a real lack of person to person contact today; where relationships are counted by 'likes' on a computer screen and not...More

Reviewed 21 April 2017

If you don't want to walk in a single file line on a trail with a horse that is as bored as you, go here! If you actually want to ride a horse, truly branch out on your own and gallop through some stunning scenery...More

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cybercme, Public Relations Manager at Jacob's Ranch, responded to this reviewResponded 23 April 2017

Howdy, bluegail888... Thanks for taking a second to rate your experience at the ranch. Your day was exactly what we set out to provide and are extremely pleased that you had such a day. We wish you happy trails until we have the honor of...More

Reviewed 14 April 2017

Our GPS did not take us to the right place. If you are traveling from La Verkin toward Zion National Park, then it's the first road to the left after mile marker 19. When you arrive, don't expect white picket fences or Arabian horse stalls,...More

1  Thank Devin S
cybercme, Public Relations Manager at Jacob's Ranch, responded to this reviewResponded 19 April 2017

Hey, Devin S... We wish GPS systems were full proof too. We put up a correct map pin on our website in hopes that folks would access us from there instead of ending up down the road. Sorry that soiled the start of an otherwise...More

Reviewed 13 April 2017

This was an amazing experience. We were a little unsure going in because we had done some riding but not very much and we had our two kids. The guides are fantastic. "Big Joe" took such good care of our youngest child to make sure...More

3  Thank hobyd1
cybercme, Public Relations Manager at Jacob's Ranch, responded to this reviewResponded 14 April 2017

Howdy, hobyd1... Your review is much appreciated today. Having guests recount the day sure speaks louder than anything we could say, so thanks again for making Jacob's Ranch part of your life's experience. If there's a bucket list, we're honored to be in it! Happy...More

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Heartlandlover
13 November 2015|
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Response from cybercme | Property representative |
Greetings, Heartland... Hey, we're outside Zion National Park; however, we take you through some of Utah's most amazing outback through plateaus, streams and trails that word can not do justice. As for prices, we'd love to... More
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Nancy H
10 November 2015|
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one more thing, "Jacobs ranch guarantees the most exciting, adventurous, and informative horse experience of your life if we don't greatly exceed your expectations it's free" with that said there's too many details to talk... More
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