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Golden Age Ranch

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“jesse james”(31 reviews)
“lindquist beach”(19 reviews)
“riding horses”(11 reviews)
Golden Age Ranch (GAR) is a 501 (C)(3) non-profit organization dedicated to providing shelter, care, and rehabilitation services for abandoned and unwanted horses. The majority are thoroughbreds coming from our local racetrack. GAR offers...more
Rt. 38, Smith Bay Road, 00802, St. Thomas
+1 340-775-6077
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Reviewed 6 days ago

The Golden Age Ranch is a charitable organization and is providing homes for amazing thoroughbred horses that are not at their prime condition. They are beautiful and this small ranch does a wonderful job keeping them going. Jesse James was our guide and really knows...More

Thank gregorybZ1926LV
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My friends and I had a blast riding horses on the beach and into the water at golden age ranch. Our guide was hilarious and truly loves his horses and cares for them at the best of his ability. I understand this ranch is a...More

Thank graceecheverria79
Reviewed 3 October 2018 via mobile

We had a wonderful time riding horses on the beach! Our tour guide Jesse James was great making sure everyone felt comfortable riding the horses and had fun! All the horses are retired race horses and have fun names like margarita and corvette! The experience...More

Thank Olivia R
Reviewed 7 September 2018 via mobile

Beautiful breathtaking ride. The horses are friendly and beautiful! And well trained by its owner, Jessie James. He made the whole experience even more interesting, entertaining and especially safe. Dragon was my favorite!

Thank Judie H
Reviewed 4 September 2018 via mobile

This was on my bucket list and was absolutely breath taking riding the horses on the beach. Our guide Jesse James was awesome! Great personality and very helpful and knowledgeable. Great with the horses and he made sure the horse and you fit/vibed together. Definitely...More

Thank ginabella112
Reviewed 25 August 2018 via mobile

I came twice and both times were awesome! I first came with my mom, aunt, and uncle in July 2018 and Jesse was great at introducing my mom to the horses and making her feel comfortable since she was terrified to ride one but still...More

Thank Asmeret S
Reviewed 9 July 2018 via mobile

We had a great time with the guide, Jessie James, and he was able to match the riders to the horses personalities. The entire group got a refresher course before we ever got on the horses. Two of the seven in our group had never...More

Thank totrod
Reviewed 21 June 2018 via mobile

We had fun on our horse backing ride on the beach. I rode Martini and he was well behaved as was the others. We had a party of 6 adults. Jesse was funny, attentive, and his instructions were easy to understand/straight to the point. We...More

1  Thank JULIEP1980
Reviewed 23 May 2018 via mobile

This place is amazing. The horses are so we'll taken care of and loved. I went twice and will definitely be back. Go!💖🐎🌴

Thank Ashley W
Reviewed 21 May 2018 via mobile

This was an amazing adventure! Jesse James was the best guide. He was humorous, informative and attentive to each of us (6 total). You can tell he loves each and every one of the horses. The horses appear to be well taken care of and...More

Thank Jennifer G
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Lorraine A
31 July 2018|
Response from 26lyns26 | Property representative |
I apologize. Our website is being constructed. It is very easy to book! Just click on the email! I’ll respond immediately. Or call... the number is there.
Brooke F
24 July 2018|
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Response from JULIEP1980 | Reviewed this property |
Good evening, sorry for the delayed response. I called the number listed in yelp & trip advisor. I had to leave a message but the owner was fairly quick to respond. I think it was either a day later or later on in the day... More