Whether you have lived in Arizona all of your life, just moved here or are simply visiting, MacDonald’s Ranch near Troon North Homes for Sale is definitely a place you have to visit. It is one of the oldest horseback riding stables in Arizona. MacDonald’s ranch started in the 1950’s by The Richardson Family of Scottsdale. Over the years, Scottsdale and the area around it has grown and changed, but the ranch’s 1300 acres has remained largely unchanged. Stepping onto MacDonald’s Ranch is like going back to a time when life was simpler and time stood still.
MacDonald’s Ranch is much more than just riding a horse through the beautiful Sonoran desert. They offer many “cowboy” experiences for city folk. Take a stagecoach ride through the desert on an authentic stagecoach pulled by a working draft horse team or mules. You will see some awesome desert flora and might even spot some wildlife such as wild coyotes, javelinas, hawks, and more. You will feel as if you have been transported to the old west. You can also take this ride by moonlight.
Hayrides and Cowboy Cookouts is one of the most popular activities at the Ranch, so book early. With a minimum of eight people, you can enjoy a fun-filled hayride pulled by a horse or mule team on the 1300 acre property with views of the city and Troon North Homes for Sale. You will sing songs, enjoy the desert landscape and experience an authentic Cowboy Cookout of steak or chicken dinner cooked outdoors over open fires.
In addition to hayrides, stagecoach rides, cookouts and horseback riding, MacDonald’s ranch is available to host any type of an event you may have including business functions, weddings, birthday parties and holiday parties. Whatever you desire, the Ranch will customize it for you. They offer such entertainment as country western bands, petting zoo, bank robberies, stagecoach hold-ups and trick pony riding, just to name a few. With so many possibilities your event is sure to be a success.
For a genuine western experience, MacDonald’s Ranch is the place to go. With so many things to do and see, it is sure to be a hit with everyone who visits, young and old alike.