The Best Horseback Riding & Trail Rides Near Las Vegas

Sandy Valley Ranch is the perfect location for horseback riding near Las Vegas. We say, “We’re 45 minutes and 100 years from Las Vegas.”

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*** Please call or email for special summer pricing – 702-242-0955 ***

Ride amongst the mesquite trees and tumbleweeds on a friendly horse selected for your ability.

• We ride in friendly groups with a little wiggle room, so you’re not riding nose to tail.
• All rides are private. You will only be riding with your friends and our wrangler/s.
• All rides are tailored to your riding ability.
• Experienced riders can trot or gallop on designated rides.*
• You can work with our unruly cattle on round-ups or in the arena, rustling them into a pen.

Check out the prices for horseback riding below, and give us a call to get started on your western adventure!

Horseback Trailride

One and a half-hour ride through the mesquites and valleys of the mysterious Mojave Desert
Includes: Riding instruction, horse walking-slow jogging only.
It can be daytime or sunset. You set the time.

Call 702-242-0955 for pricing and weekly discounts

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Pony Express Ride

Experience the thrill of galloping through the desert like the Pony Express did 200 years ago.
Includes: Three hours of horseback riding and all the galloping you can handle.
Subject to Wrangler assessment of ability to ride safely

Call 702-242-0955 for pricing and weekly discounts

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Working Cattle

Rustling Cattle in the arena (some call it cattle sorting) after your trail ride.
Includes trotting and possibly some galloping.
Anyone can do it.
One half-hour.

Call 702-242-0955 for pricing and weekly discounts


Hearty fare to get you off to a good start. $20

Kids breakfast $12

LUNCH/DINNER – Choose from
Deluxe Hamburger with all the fixins’ $25

Taco Salad with Chicken $25
Salmon $35
Tilapia $30
Mouth-watering BBQ Chicken $30
BBQ Ribs Best you’ve ever tasted $35
Ribs and Chicken $40
Mouthwatering Steak $45

All meals include coffee, tea, water, soda, and a slice of luscious homemade key lime pie (‘cept breakfast that is)

*Your safety and the safety of our horses is our prime concern. It is entirely up to the judgment of our experienced professional wranglers to determine if you can safely trot or gallop.

Check out some testimonials from past guests, and make sure you read these Frequently Asked Questions before you visit.