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Western Destinations Canyon Creek Ranch - Tours

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Phoenix, AZ 85257
+1 623-374-5245
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True western experience

We found this destination through the resort we stayed at. It was a true western experience. My... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Milwaukee, WI
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Hubby & I were in Scottsdale on a last minute change of venue for our vacay. I found this on Trip... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
San Antonio, Texas
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Canyon Creek Ranch is nestled on 130 breathtaking acres in Cold Water Canyon, just twenty miles north of Phoenix in Black CanyonCity, Arizona. The ranch is surrounded by 71,000 acres of National Monument land, featuring rugged hills, fantastic volcanic formations, ancient Native American petroglyphs and the Agua Fria River. The ranch offers great views of the surrounding mountains and miles of natural Sonoran desert to explore and enjoy.
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  • Poor1%
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Phoenix, AZ 85257
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We found this destination through the resort we stayed at. It was a true western experience. My husband and I both loved the scenery and the company of our guides Rusty and Rich. I did both skeet shooting and horseback riding and my husband did...More

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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Hubby & I were in Scottsdale on a last minute change of venue for our vacay. I found this on Trip Advisor and based on reviews we decided to try it. So glad we did. It was breathtaking and Rusty (our tour guide) did a...More

Thank donnatatsch
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband and I are in our 60's and were looking for a western adventure. This horseback riding experience had it all. Rusty met us and led us to the ranch and Rich was the cowboy who took us on our horseback ride. It only...More

Thank jvserpas
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

No need for lengthy review. Simply the BEST!!! Kids aged 7 and 9 LOVED it:))))) the horse riding, gun shooting, tomahawk throwing, arrow shooting, amazing lunch. Awesome staff. Perfect day ❤️

Thank mmbs1975
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Traveled to Arizona for our first time, the first week in August. Two fun loving sisters and a 13 year old boy. We were greeted at the parking lot by cowboy Rusty, with whom we would spend the remainder of the day. He offered to...More

Thank j4hillfarm
Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

I organized this trip for me and my 2 kids a few months ago for our first trip out west to Arizona. It was everything I had hoped for and then some. We ended up riding at 7am and temperatures were perfect 70 degrees. Cowboy...More

Thank Kristy J
Reviewed 16 August 2017

A big thank you to Rusty and Canyon Creek Ranch for a FANTASTIC western experience! Enjoyed all the activities immensely. Rusty entertained us with great knowledge, tales and amazing stories and jokes. We highly recommend Canyon Creek Ranch to all those visiting Arizona and would...More

Thank spantusa
Reviewed 15 August 2017 via mobile

We were so please with our tour today that I needed to take the time to thank Rusty and Chris for such a memorable day. They were very professional and kind with my family. We never felt rush. The ranch is clean, the animals are...More

Thank Carmen P
Reviewed 6 August 2017

I read about Western Destinations on Tripadvisor and am so glad I trusted the reviews. This was one of the best experiences my husband and I had on our Arizona trip. I was able to make a reservation two days in advance over the phone...More

Thank Jami L
Reviewed 5 August 2017

We decided to do this kind of a the last minute and called the day before. They were very accommodating and got us in the next morning. Every tour is your own private group, which was great! My 3 boys loved it!! We got an...More

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Kristy J
16 May 2017|
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Response from Jennifer R | Reviewed this property |
I love the heat, so I probably wouldn't mind it. My 9 year old son, however, not so much. Although the guides provide plenty of water and you do get a reprieve from the heat in the Western town, the kids might be too hot. I... More
Sonali B
30 April 2017|
Response from Jennifer R | Reviewed this property |
This ranch is located north of Phoenix. The Sonoran Desert is a few hours south of here. The sunsets in Arizona desert are gorgeous no matter where you are.The best places we experienced were the Grand Canyon and the Saguaro... More
31 March 2017|
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Response from gregger1 | Property representative |
All our adventures are private and by reservations only, Please contact Opal direct at (623) 374-5245. Opal is the owner and handles all special request. Thank you