We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Mountain View Ranch

#1 of 3 things to do in Danby Features Animals
502 Easy St, Danby, VT 05739-9579
+1 802-293-5837
Website
Save
Review Highlights
Pleasant and Entertaining

We were a group of two people and called the day before to reserve a group ride. When we got there... read more

Reviewed 10 May 2017
Peter A
Bad place to buy horses from! Dangerous

I was looking for a nice horse well trained and came across mountain view ranch that had a horse... read more

Reviewed 8 December 2016
Christina C
via mobile
Read all 29 reviews
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
  • Excellent44%
  • Very good20%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible27%
Travellers talk about
LOCATION
502 Easy St, Danby, VT 05739-9579
CONTACT
Website
+1 802-293-5837
Write a Review
Reviews (29)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language

1 - 10 of 29 reviews

Reviewed 10 May 2017

We were a group of two people and called the day before to reserve a group ride. When we got there at 10:15am, we were the only two people there for the ride! We wound up getting a private ride but only paid the group...More

Thank Peter A
Reviewed 8 December 2016 via mobile

I was looking for a nice horse well trained and came across mountain view ranch that had a horse for sale,the add said this horse is a great children's horse and supposedly had good ground manners and rides western and English an has show experience,says...More

Thank Christina C
Reviewed 21 November 2016

I looked up places to bring the kids horse back riding that would be good for two 12 year old girls. I wanted to find a place that I felt safe bringing them, and this place was the one I picked from the reviews I...More

Thank JOHNNYB17
Reviewed 24 October 2016 via mobile

The owner was cooperative In adjusting our ride time to allow for the best riding experience in relation to the weather . We arrived as asked 15 min.prior to our ride and were welcomed by Luger the coolest golden/lab mix ! Our guide Claire set...More

Thank Michael B
Reviewed 30 October 2015

The ladies who handled the horses and led the trail ride were excellent. the owner was nasty and disrespectful for no reason. Beautiful horses and nice trail ride, but no reason to be nasty to experienced horse people.

4  Thank sue f
Reviewed 19 October 2015

I called and asked for a private lesson. When I arrived I was told that they don't differ lessons on weekends and that there were not enough guides for a private ride. I had driven 30 minutes so I stayed. The guide was nice, the...More

3  Thank 155e81
Reviewed 30 August 2015

Did one hour private ride. Guide was friendly and knowledgeable. Beautiful trails in shade and options to trot. Horses well trained and calm. No reservation and no wait. Although my previous call did not get returned we showed up and had a great riding experience!

1  Thank Amy F
Reviewed 15 July 2015

My daughter arranged this for me to do while she was running a marathon nearby. My daughter spoke a number of times with John and it was very clear from their conversations that I wanted to do the group ride at 10:30. When they spoke...More

6  Thank Kristina S
Reviewed 19 February 2015

I chose to ride at Mt. View Ranch because we were visiting in Manchester, VT, and it's a short distance away. I spoke with John several times, and even emailed him that I was an experienced rider and wanted a private, longer trail ride with...More

4  Thank Annaversarita
Reviewed 23 November 2014

We looked at the website and found a few horses for sale that we thought we might be interested in. My daughter and I made the long trip to the farm after a phone call with John the owner that assured me the horse he...More

5  Thank Tina L
Nearby
Nearby Restaurants
The Dorset Inn Restaurant
206 reviews
11.64 km away
Chantecleer Restaurant
149 reviews
12.94 km away
The Barn Restaurant
106 reviews
14.06 km away
Bromley Market
22 reviews
14.98 km away
Nearby Attractions
Emerald Lake State Park
63 reviews
6.09 km away
Mad Tom Orchard
10 reviews
7.73 km away
Bromley Mountain
231 reviews
14.71 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Mountain View Ranch staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Submit