Where can I find the Reid Ranch online waiver that needs to be submitted before I arrive at the Ranch?
To participate in any activities at Reid Ranch, all guests must sign a
waiver. Reid Ranch has moved this waiver signing process online.
Click here for more information.
What is a rotation schedule and when will our group receive it?
Thirty days prior to any group coming to the Ranch, final payment for each
group is due. When we receive your final payment, a rotation schedule
is sent to each group. The horseback riding, lake front activities,
mountain biking, mini-golf, soccer field, sand volleyball court, sports court,
swimming pools, and fire pit assignments are scheduled ahead of time.
View a Sample Schedule.
With so many groups at the Ranch will I be able to do all of the activities?
Yes, each group has its own rotation schedule. No other group will be with you
during your scheduled time.
What about archery, Frisbee golf, mini-golf, batting cage, horseshoes, etc.? Are they assigned?
These are free-time areas. You can go to these activities anytime
during the day.
Will we be sharing a pool?
Sometimes groups will be assigned to a pool with other groups staying in
the same facility. Look on your rotation schedule for the pool your
group will be using, and at what time.
How do we reserve the conference center?
The conference center is reserved on a first come first serve basis when you
arrive. There are two 2-hour time slots each evening.
It holds 300 people and has a sound system, projector on the ceiling and a screen.
Is there a way to hook up a computer system to the projector in the conference room?
We have HDMI and VGA/SVGA cable hookups to connect laptops or other devices
to our projector. Please note that guests NEED to provide all the hookup
Do I need to bring any sports equipment?
Sports equipment such as basketballs, footballs, soccer balls,
softballs, volleyballs, horseshoes, badminton, T-ball, archery, frisbee-golf,
etc. is provided at the
Are there any hikes at the Ranch
Yes, there are two specific hikes called the
Sunrise Hike and the
Fossil Mountain Hike.
One is a 1 mile round trip and the other a 2 mile round trip. If you
are interested in longer hikes the staff can help you.
Will we be able to have have a firepit each night?
Yes, each group will be assigned a firepit or portable fire barrel
Can we cook anything in the fire pits during our time?
Groups may bring their own Smores items. We ask you to clean up the sticks or
hangers you use. Groups can buy Smores items in the
Souvenir Shop. Also, girls’ camps can
work with the staff to cook items in Dutch ovens or in #10 cans for their
certification. Girls’ camps can help out in laying the wood for a fire if
they contact a staff member.
Is there a quiet time in the evening?
In consideration of others 11:00 p.m. is quiet time.
If I have guests coming up for the last evening, may they have dinner?
Yes, dinner is at 6:00 p.m. and the cost is $18.95. They may arrive by
5:00 p.m. and depart by 10:00 p.m.
What is a day pass (for guests of a group)?
A guest who is associated with a group already staying at Reid Ranch may
purchase a day pass for $74.95 plus tax which includes lunch and dinner and all
the activities. They need to depart by 10:00 p.m. This is not
the same as a Day Adventure which was for entire groups offered during the summer
How many people can I send to boats, horseback riding, and mountain biking?
You can send 18 people to horseback riding, 40 people to boats, and 18 for
mountain biking. Horseback riding and boating time slots are each 40-45
minutes. Mountain biking time slots are 55 minutes. Many people
would like longer horse rides but our goal is to allow every guest who wishes
to have the opportunity to ride a horse. We also offer
Evening Horseback Excursion for
those who like like a longer ride experience.
Is there an age limit to ride a horse?
A rider has to be ten years or older to go on the trail rides. If a
child is between ages 3 and 9 they will be able to be led around on a horse
by a staff member at our barn area.
Can we ride together or double on one horse?
There are only single riders on a horse at a time.
Is there horseback riding if it rains?
Usually not, but this is up to the discretion of the wranglers. The
wranglers may also bring guests back to the corral if they hear thunder.
Can I fish in the Ranch’s lake?
Yes, it is a catch and release. You do need to have a current fishing
license. Fishing licenses and equipment are not provided.
What type of fish have been found in the Ranch’s lake?