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Rio Rancho Verde

Near: Scottsdale, AZ
Trails: Not Rated
Camp: Not Rated
Miles of Trails: 200
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Trail Description: We are perched on the edge of the Tonto National Forest so there are hundreds of miles of trails to explore right out our back gate. From sandy washes perfect for legging up your horses to remote mountain trails to spectacular Sonoran desert scenery, theres something for everyone. A half mile down the road you can also explore the Scottsdale Sonoran Preserve, which offers 32,000 acres and 215 miles of marked trails that connect to the Tonto National Forest. Weve been riding out here for 30 years and still find new spots to explore!

Awarded 2020 Most Serene Desert Accommodation & Horse Boarding Facility - Southwest USA by LUX Magazine, recognized by MillionMile Magazine as one of "One of the Top 10 Spots to Celebrate Airbnb's 10th Anniversary" and featured by Horse & Rider Magazine in their "Don't Miss This" Column for boarding during the Arabian Horse Show, Rio Rancho Verde offers an upscale, luxury Equine EcoRanch located on 62 acres, bordering the Tonto National Forest, in the heart of the Sonoran Desert. Ride right out our back gate into the National Forest or down the road to the Scottsdale Sonoran Preserve, offering 215 miles of marked trails. Follow the wash to the river through the Sonoran desert, no need to trailer! 21 covered stalls with automatic waterers, 2 round pens, roping arena, two turnouts, wash rack, full hookups, covered dog run, free wifi, laundry facilities and organic garden (help yourself to seasonal veggies). Hay available and owners on site. We also offer a stylish contemporary Southwestern casita/bunkhouse, complete with kitchen, king size bed, big screen TV and private courtyard, OR a brand new 32' travel trailer with 3 slides, big screen TV, fireplace, bedroom with queen bed, bathroom and BBQ, perched on the edge of the Tonto National Forest, overlooking the scenic Sonoran desert OR a 2 bedroom suite with bathroom, private pool, deck and outdoor kitchen. The ranch is remote, scenic, spectacular and only 20 minutes from North Scottsdale (30 minutes to Westworld and Dynamite Arena). The ranch was selected by VRBO for a Youtube social media promotion video, Hulu filmed an indigenous cooking series using our outdoor kitchen, a Western film production shot footage for a TV show, we've done catalog shoots, music videos and product launches.

Contact: Carmela -- 480 227 0568