Whether you are interested in an hour and a half on the trail or on one of the longer half or full day rides, you will enjoy your time in the mountains away from the hustle and bustle of the city on one of our sure-footed trail horses. Check out our special ranch packages.


Open All Year 

Reservation/Cancellation Policy A credit card is required for guided trail and wagon ride reservations. A cancellation fee of 50% of the reservation amount will be charged to your credit card for cancellations within 48 hours of your reservation and no shows. Rides are rain or shine unless cancelled by Fort Valley Ranch due to dangerous weather. A cancellation fee does not apply to rides cancelled by the Ranch.


• Horseback Riding Requirements -

  • Minimum age for hourly rides is 8 years old.  Half and Full Day riders must be at least 10 years old.
  • Maximum weight for riders is 250 pounds.
  • Dress - Completely enclosed shoes/boots are required; no sandals, flip flops, etc.  Long pants are recommended.


Walk-ins are accepted on a first come, first served basis subject to availability of horses and space on any given ride.


Reservations are Strongly Suggested.


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Schedule and Prices


1 1/2 hour guided trail rides - 10 am, Noon and 2 pm - $40.00/person

1 hour guided trail rides - 4 pm only (April through October) - $30.00/person

Half day rides into George Washington National Forest - Leaves at 9:30 am

$105.00/person (includes a trail snack)
48 hour advance reservation required

Full day rides to the highest peak in the area with spectacular views - Leaves at 9:30 am

$165.00/person (includes lunch)
48 hour advance reservation required
10% discount for groups of 10 or more
Ask about our Boy/Girl Scout camping and riding discounts.



Horse/Mule drawn Wagon Rides

24 hour advance reservation required 
Enjoy a group or family ride through the Ranch and local valley roads.  This option is great for the family with cowpokes to young to ride a horse, family ride or private couple ride.


Private Rides - $50/person/hour ($100/hour minimum)

Need More Riding? - Check out our Ranch Packages.


Arrive half-hour before ride time - This is important!

Winter Riding (Weather Permitting) - November through March - 24 hour Advance Reservations Required. 





We accept major credit cards.