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El Rancho Del Desierto

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Playa los Algodones Km20, San Carlos 85506, Mexico
+52 622 855 5930
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2nd visit

This is the second time we visit this ranch for horse back riding on the beach. Great customer... read more

Reviewed 25 May 2017
Alvin O
via mobile
Great Horse-back Ride

Astrid chooses a horse to fit your skills, we rode through part of a movie set-- or you can ride on... read more

Reviewed 3 April 2017
San Carlos, Mexico
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We offer wunderful guided trail rides on the beach and in the Sonoran desert. Our horses are very well manered, they are perfect for all levels of riding, we accept riders of all ages, max.250 pounds (115 kg).
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Playa los Algodones Km20, San Carlos 85506, Mexico
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Reviewed 25 May 2017 via mobile

This is the second time we visit this ranch for horse back riding on the beach. Great customer service, very friendly staff. They make you feel very comfortable and safe at all times. The horses are very healthy and well cared for. My 10 Y.O...More

1  Thank Alvin O
Reviewed 3 April 2017

Astrid chooses a horse to fit your skills, we rode through part of a movie set-- or you can ride on the beach. Beautiful place for a horse-back ride!

1  Thank SCteresitalyn
Reviewed 14 February 2017

great desert and beach tour...guide speak four languages and very friendly.... horses very nice and easy to go even for beguinners..

Thank 809Che
Reviewed 26 January 2017

We had gone riding with El Rancho Del Desierto several times now. It's always a fun thing to do for our family

Thank Scott C
Reviewed 16 January 2017 via mobile

Wonderful beach ride with Astrid! Can't recommend Astrid Ranch enough if you are in San Carlos. Horses were calm and did most of the work for our group of inexperienced riders. They were beautiful and extremely happy. Astrid paired us based on skill level with...More

1  Thank Maria B
Reviewed 30 June 2016

Our family loves this activity. Astrid is wonderful, fun, and informative guide. She loves her horses which are all very well cared for, and loved. They are very well behaved. My 5 y.o. will ride on his own next time!

1  Thank TheLaytons3
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Reviewed 5 March 2016 via mobile

I took my family and it was excellent. Very nice horses and the owner was very warm and nice. My kids were 4 and 6 and they loved it. There are more challenging rides for more experienced riders. Highly recommended...

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 16 July 2015

I am a somewhat experienced horseback rider and definitely wanted to enjoy a ride in San Carlos. What an exceptional spot to ride with rock structures, desert landscaping and beaches. An all around wonderful experience. Astrid is a great host and cares about her horses....More

1  Thank MisterSmoore
Reviewed 15 July 2015 via mobile

A group of four of us booked a tour in the evening. Astrid matched us to the horse that suited our riding abilities. All of the horses were well behaved and responsive. We went through the desert on to the beaches it was beautiful. Astrid...More

1  Thank Travel_moore4
Reviewed 11 February 2015

We spent a most enjoyable 2+ hours hours riding through the desert and along the beach with El Rancho Del Desierto last week. Astrid, the owner and our guide, took us through the wandering trails in the desert to a tiny fishing village on the...More

1  Thank William W
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