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TripAdvisor Readers’ Choice: U.S. Top Ten Family Resort

The family fun never ends at this award-winning family resort just 90 minutes north of New York City. Offering 4 seasons of outdoor and indoor activities for all ages; Winter Fun Park, unlimited horseback riding, Big Splash Indoor Water Park, home of the 250-foot long Gold Rush Flume Ride. Summer water sports are available on our private lake featuring Banana Boat water rides, kayaking and paddle boating. Winter Fun park activities feature our 500 foot long Timber Chutes snow tube lanes, Skiing (instruction and equipment included), horse drawn sleigh rides, Skate Center featuring an all weather surface, perfect for teaching the little ones. Kids and adults LOVE the bungee jumpers and rock climbing stations. New in 2016, Mountain Tubing allows you to enjoy the fun of snow tubing all year round. End the night with top-name entertainment, featuring magicians, comedians, jugglers, and circus acts from around the world. Get cozy in their updated rooms with luxurious Simmons® plush top mattresses and Bunk Beds for the kids. It’ll be the best family vacation you’ve ever had!

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Christmas trees at Rocking Horse Ranch Resort. Horseback riding at Rocking Horse Ranch Resort. Bring some creativity and excitement to the table for your next business meeting or event at Rocking Horse Ranch! Their Western charm, variety of fun onsite activities, and Award-Winning facilities combine together to create the most memorable event your company has ever had. From small informal meetings to black-tie events, Rocking Horse Ranch offers everything you need for a successful getaway!
Group activities at Rocking Horse Ranch Resort. Family fun is guaranteed with a vacation at The Rocking Horse Ranch! Here, you can bring together generations of families for an unforgettable reunion in the heart of the Hudson Valley. With endless horseback riding, water sports, evening entertainment, and delicious meals from Award-Winning Chefs, a family reunion at Rocking Horse Ranch is sure to go above and beyond your expectations. Come and discover a wonderful location full of great fun that will bring your family even closer together than before.
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Learn To Ski Guarantee Situated among the stunning Shawangunk Mountains, the Rocking Horse Ranch Resort is a year-round resort with the mountain beauty front and center. This mountain range is known for its biodiversity—explore this area by nature trails that start right from the resort! Or, stay on site and visit the exotic wildlife exhibit.
Lake view at Rocking Horse Ranch Resort. The Rocking Horse Ranch Resort gives you everything you need for a fun NY lake getaway! The resort boasts a private onsite lake with water sports all included in your package. Choose from Big Banana Boat Rides, kayaks and paddle boats, waterskiing (nominal fee), or try your luck at fishing. The resort even includes waterskiing lessons!
Sleigh ride at Rocking Horse Ranch Resort. The Rocking Horse Ranch Resort was built in 1958. In the beginning, this ranch was rustic and focused primarily on horses. While still remaining one of the largest guest ranches in the country, now it's focused on family entertainment, becoming the first in the country to have an indoor water park and dozens of other facilities and activities—and they are always adding more!
Horseback riding at Rocking Horse Ranch Resort. Rocking Horse Ranch Resort's riding adventures take you back in time with the flavor of the Old West. Enjoy trail riding and horse drawn wagon rides all year long! Whether you're an old hand or meeting horses for the very first time, you're sure to bring home memories that will last a lifetime.
Relax at the Spa at Rocking Horse after a relaxing afternoon. This New York spa offers the finest in techniques for women's and men's facials using Eminence—a luxurious organic skincare line—plus the most popular massages, including aromatherapy, deep tissue, Swedish and Reflexology!
Indoor water park at Rocking Horse Ranch Resort. Water slide at Rocking Horse Ranch Resort. Big Splash Indoor Waterpark at Rocking Horse Ranch Resort offers four exciting water slides and the Dynamite Alley Water Walk Challenge. There are also a variety of fun water features like geysers, dumping buckets, interactive fountains and more! The kids, and even the kid-at-heart, will love this waterpark adventure!
Amenities
Open Dates
  • All Year
Property Size
  • 113 units
Nearby City
  • Highland
Nearby Water
  • On Property
General
  • Basketball Court(s)
  • Cribs
  • Fitness Center
  • Game Room/Arcade
  • Gift Shop
  • Horse Stables
  • Mini Golf Course
  • Pack N Play
  • Outdoor Playground
  • Indoor Playground
  • Rifle Range
  • Roll-Away Bed(s)
  • Sauna
  • Swimming Pool
  • Tennis Court(s)
  • Volleyball Court(s)
  • Waterpark
  • Cable TV
  • Flatscreen TV
  • Internet
  • Video Games
  • Wireless Internet
Food & Drink
  • Bar
  • Vending Machines
  • Gourmet Dining
Room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Blackout Drapes
  • Coffee Maker
  • Hair Dryer
  • In Room Safe
  • Refrigerator
Activities
  • Archery
  • Arts and Crafts
  • Basketball
  • Bingo
  • Bocce Ball
  • Rock Climbing
  • Hayride
  • Horseback Riding
  • Horseshoes
  • Ice Cream Social
  • Karaoke
  • Kid's Activities
  • Live Entertainment
  • Miniature Golf
  • Scavenger Hunts
  • Shopping
  • Shuffle Board
  • Sightseeing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Volleyball
  • Beach Volleyball Court(s)
  • Downhill Skiing/Snowboarding
  • Fire Pit(s)
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Hiking
  • Ice Skating
  • Kayaking
  • Wildlife & Nature
  • Picnic Table(s)
  • Play Ground
Parking
  • Free Parking
Services
  • Shuttle Service
  • ATM
  • Babysitting/Daycare
  • Concierge
  • Luggage Hold
  • Meeting Room(s)
  • Spa Services
Suitability
  • Handicap Access
  • Children Welcome
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Group Information

Plan your next group event at Rocking Horse Ranch Resort.

Providing discounted rates for large family groups, scouts, schools, church groups, organizations and corporate incentive travel.

For more information please call +1 (866) 980 - 7688 or Send Inquiry.

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Nearest Airports

  • Dutchess County Airport (POU) / 8.2 miles
  • Stewart International Airport (SWF) / 13.8 miles
  • Danbury Municipal Airport (DXR) / 35.5 miles

* Not all airports listed here may be open to public use, or service commercial flights

Rocking Horse Ranch is an all-inclusive resort. Your food, activities and amenities are all included for 1 price!
Packages
starting at $299 Spring Midweek Package

Enjoy our all-inclusive packages with award-winning accommodations.  Experience the thrill of mountain tubing, rock climbing walls, Super Bungee Jumpers, Big Splash indoor waterpark, unlimited horseback riding, 3 delicious meals daily, nightly entertainment, and much, much, more!  Plus, our award-winning gardens will be in bloom.

Deal Expires

May 6, 2018

Travel Dates
  • February 28, 2018 to May 10, 2018
Terms and Conditions

*Rates are for select nights only, based on availability. Room rates are nightly based on a maximum of 4 person occupancy per room (ages 3 and up). Additional occupants in the same room will be charged a per person rate of $99. Packages include lodging, dinner on day of check-in, thereafter three meals daily, use of all facilities, sports, equipment, instruction, cocktail parties, kids club program, evening entertainment, and concluded by breakfast and lunch on day of check-out. All reservations of 10 or more rooms require management approval and are subject to individual pricing. Rates are subject to 15% Resort Fee and New York Sales Tax. The Resort Fee is added to provide and maintain the Ranch amenities. No portion of the Resort Fee constitutes a gratuity; and no portion goes to any resort associate. A two (2) night minimum is required on most reservations. Rates subject to change without notice. Further restrictions may apply. Call 1-800-647-2624 to speak to one of our reservation specialists! Deposit To guarantee your reservation we require a 25% deposit payable at the time of advance booking. Online reservations can only be cancelled over the phone with a reservation agent. Deposits are held as a guarantee, and are forfeited for no-shows, early departures & cancellations made within 2 weeks of your arrival. Bill Payment Remaining balance is due upon registration/arrival. Payment accepted in cash, money order, travelers check or major credit card. (Personal checks are not permitted for payment). All rates quoted are per person/per night and are subject to 15% Resort Fee and New York State Sales Tax & Local County Tax. Check-In/Check-Out On check-in day, guests are invited to arrive midday and enjoy most available facilities. Rooms are generally ready by 04:00pm; and often earlier. Dinner times vary to accommodate late arrivals; followed by evening activities and entertainment. Check-out time is 12:00 noon, but guests are welcome to stay on property and enjoy the facilities. Late check-outs will incur a fee. Member AH&LA–NYSH&TA

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starting at $649 Mother's Day Weekend!

Celebrate mom at The Ranch this Mother’s Day.  Let Chef Paul and his team do the cooking with 3 delicious meals daily.  That leaves more time for the whole family to enjoy all of our included indoor and outdoor activities.  Plus, every mom will receive a complimentary gift during their stay.

Deal Expires

May 13, 2018

Travel Dates
  • May 11, 2018 to May 12, 2018
Terms and Conditions

*Rates are for select nights only, based on availability. Room rates are nightly based on a maximum of 4 person occupancy per room (ages 3 and up). Additional occupants in the same room will be charged a per person rate of $99. Packages include lodging, dinner on day of check-in, thereafter three meals daily, use of all facilities, sports, equipment, instruction, cocktail parties, kids club program, evening entertainment, and concluded by breakfast and lunch on day of check-out. *Rates are subject to change upon availability. All reservations of 10 or more rooms require management approval and are subject to individual pricing. Rates are subject to 15% Resort Fee and New York Sales Tax. The Resort Fee is added to provide and maintain the Ranch amenities. No portion of the Resort Fee constitutes a gratuity; and no portion goes to any resort associate. A two (2) night minimum is required on most reservations. Rates subject to change without notice. Further restrictions may apply. Call 1-800-647-2624 to speak to one of our reservation specialists! Deposit To guarantee your reservation we require a 25% deposit payable at the time of advance booking. Online reservations can only be cancelled over the phone with a reservation agent. Deposits are held as a guarantee, and are forfeited for no-shows, early departures & cancellations made within 2 weeks of your arrival. Bill Payment Remaining balance is due upon registration/arrival. Payment accepted in cash, money order, travelers check or major credit card. (Personal checks are not permitted for payment). All rates quoted are per person/per night and are subject to 15% Resort Fee and New York State Sales Tax & Local County Tax. Check-In/Check-Out On check-in day, guests are invited to arrive midday and enjoy most available facilities. Rooms are generally ready by 04:00pm; and often earlier. Dinner times vary to accommodate late arrivals; followed by evening activities and entertainment. Check-out time is 12:00 noon, but guests are welcome to stay on property and enjoy the facilities. Late check-outs will incur a fee. Member AH&LA–NYSH&TA

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starting at $799 Memorial Day Weekend!

You’re invited to celebrate our 60th birthday this Memorial Day Weekend. Enjoy our spectacular fireworks display, live entertainment, and Chef Paul’s World Famous Barbeque. Plus, experience all of our included indoor and outdoor activities for an unforgettable family getaway.

Deal Expires

May 27, 2018

Travel Dates
  • May 25, 2018 to May 27, 2018
Terms and Conditions

*Rates are for select nights only, based on availability. Room rates are nightly based on a maximum of 4 person occupancy per room (ages 3 and up). Additional occupants in the same room will be charged a per person rate of $99. Packages include lodging, dinner on day of check-in, thereafter three meals daily, use of all facilities, sports, equipment, instruction, cocktail parties, kids club program, evening entertainment, and concluded by breakfast and lunch on day of check-out. *Rates subject to change upon availability. All reservations of 10 or more rooms require management approval and are subject to individual pricing. Rates are subject to 15% Resort Fee and New York Sales Tax. The Resort Fee is added to provide and maintain the Ranch amenities. No portion of the Resort Fee constitutes a gratuity; and no portion goes to any resort associate. A two (2) night minimum is required on most reservations. Rates subject to change without notice. Further restrictions may apply. Call 1-800-647-2624 to speak to one of our reservation specialists! Deposit To guarantee your reservation we require a 25% deposit payable at the time of advance booking. Online reservations can only be canceled over the phone with a reservation agent. Deposits are held as a guarantee and are forfeited for no-shows, early departures & cancellations made within 2 weeks of your arrival. Bill Payment Remaining balance is due upon registration/arrival. Payment accepted in cash, money order, travelers check or major credit card. (Personal checks are not permitted for payment). All rates quoted are per person/per night and are subject to 15% Resort Fee and New York State Sales Tax & Local County Tax. Check-In/Check-Out On check-in day, guests are invited to arrive midday and enjoy most available facilities. Rooms are generally ready by 4:00 pm; and often earlier. Dinner times vary to accommodate late arrivals; followed by evening activities and entertainment. Check-out time is 12:00 noon, but guests are welcome to stay on property and enjoy the facilities. Late check-outs will incur a fee. Member AH&LA–NYSH&TA

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starting at $15 Special Occasion Packages

Rocking Horse Ranch is the perfect place to celebrate any special occasion.  Enjoy our award-winning all-inclusive accomodations and 3 delicious meals daily.  Your stay also includes unlimited horseback riding, Big Splash indoor waterpark, and plenty of other activities year-round.

Balloon Package Add-On $15-Surprise the guest of honor with this special balloon bouquet.  It will be waiting for you at dinner on a night you choose, along with a custom sign.

Deal Expires

December 31, 2018

Travel Dates
  • March 15, 2018 to December 31, 2018
Terms and Conditions

Package must be reserved in advance and requires an overnight stay at the resort. Subject to availability.

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