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Your Perfect Family Day Out: Pony Rides, S'mores, and More at Shelby Ranch

Your Perfect Family Day Out: Pony Rides, S'mores, and More at Shelby Ranch


It's a time of joy, laughter, and family, and what better way to make unforgettable memories than a day spent at Shelby Ranch. With sleigh rides, pony rides, a petting farm, a mechanical bull, an indoor playground, and a warm bonfire pit, there's no shortage of fun-filled activities for the whole family to enjoy. To top it all off, tasty treats like s'mores kits & hot chocolate will be available for purchase. It’s a day you and your family will be talking about for years to come.


Horse-Drawn Sleigh Rides: Experience a Traditional Winter Treat

Immerse yourself in the timeless pleasure of a horse-drawn sleigh ride at Shelby Ranch. Feel the wintry air lightly brush against your cheeks as you bundle up with your family under the warmth of your blanket. The symphony of jingling bells and rhythmic horse hooves will enchant you, echoing amidst the serene landscape of our snow-dusted ranch. This magical sleigh ride promises an experience that will carve itself into your family's cherished memories.


The Joy of Pony Rides: A Kid's Dream Come True

Shelby Ranch is the place where childhood dreams take flight. Envision the glowing expression on your child's face as they mount their first pony ride - it's an experience brimming with unfiltered joy and sheer excitement. Our ponies, each one as gentle and friendly as the last, are expertly trained to ensure a smooth, safe ride for even the smallest adventurers. Our dedicated staff will accompany your little ones throughout, offering guidance and support to ensure an unforgettable and fun-filled experience. Witness their confidence grow with each stride and their smiles widen with every moment spent in the company of our beloved ponies. So, bring along your camera to capture the magic of their first pony ride - a memory that will be treasured for a lifetime. Remember, at Shelby Ranch, we don’t just create fun experiences, we create memories that last.


Discover the Wonders of Our Petting Farm

Step into a world of curious pigs, bleating goats, and hopping rabbits at our enchanting petting farm. This interactive experience provides the perfect opportunity for your family to interact with our lovable farm animals in a safe and nurturing environment. Under the watchful eye of our knowledgeable staff, your family can learn about each animal, their characteristics, and how they contribute to the running of a farm. It’s a hands-on encounter that combines fun and education in one delightful package. Imagine the pure joy of your little ones as they feed a carrot to a bunny or gently stroke the soft wool of a friendly goat. These are more than just memorable moments; they're unique learning experiences that foster a love and respect for nature. Each visit to our petting farm promises new discoveries and a renewed appreciation for the simple joys of life. This tactile exploration of the animal kingdom will undoubtedly light up your children's eyes with wonder and curiosity. Just don’t forget your camera - these are precious moments you’ll want to hold onto forever. Experience the magic of our petting farm for yourself and create cherished memories that your family will treasure.


Challenge Yourself on the Mechanical Bull

Are you ready for some adrenaline-fueled fun? Step right up and take on the exhilarating challenge of our mechanical bull at Shelby Ranch! This is no ordinary ride, it's a test of grit, balance, and pure determination. Fear not, though, it's not just for seasoned pros. Beginners are more than welcome to saddle up and give it a go. Our mechanical bull is equipped with adjustable speeds, ensuring everyone can enjoy a safe, yet thrilling ride, regardless of their experience level.

Laugh as you see your family and friends trying to hold on, watch as they cheer you on from the sidelines, and feel the thrill of the ride as the bull bucks and spins. Whether you manage to hold on for the entire ride or find yourself landing on the inflatable safety ring, the whole experience is guaranteed to be filled with non-stop laughter and fun. So, are you ready to show what you're made of?

Jump on, and let the good times buck! Remember, it’s not about how long you stay on, it's about the fun you have while doing it. So, loosen up, hold on tight, and embrace the ride. The mechanical bull challenge at Shelby Ranch is waiting for you. It's a thrilling experience that adds a touch of wild, cowboy-style fun to your day.


Keep the Fun Going at Our Indoor Playground

Shelby Ranch takes fun to the next level with our fantastic indoor playground. Come rain or shine, adventure is always at your fingertips here. Picture your children's eyes lighting up as they discover the array of play equipment we have. From slides that will make their hearts race to climbing frames that will ignite their adventurous spirit, every corner is filled with exhilaration and joy.

As parents, we understand the need for a safe environment for our kids to play and explore. That's why our playground is designed with safety in mind, giving you peace of mind while your little ones let their imaginations run wild. But don't worry, we haven't forgotten about the grown-ups. You can unwind and catch your breath, knowing your kids are having the time of their lives in a secure, fun-filled space.

Our indoor playground isn't just a place for physical activity. It’s a stage where your children can take on daring quests, find hidden treasures, or even become the heroes of their own stories. It’s a space where the magic of play comes to life and where children are encouraged to dream, create, and explore.

Get ready to hear the echoes of laughter, to see joyous leaps and bounds, and to watch as your child embarks on a grand adventure, right here at our indoor playground. At Shelby Ranch, it's not just about having fun. It's about creating memories that will linger long after the day is over.


Warm Up at Our Bonfire Pit: S'mores, Hot Chocolate and More

As the sun begins to set and the crisp air settles in, gather your family around our crackling bonfire pit. Here at Shelby Ranch, we believe in ending the day on a high note, and there's nothing like a warm bonfire to add that special touch. The flickering glow of the fire and the comforting warmth it offers create a perfect setting to sit back, relax, and reflect on the day's fun-filled activities.

In the mesmerizing dance of the flames, there’s a wonderful opportunity to bond over the shared experiences of the day. Laugh over the time Dad got thrown off the mechanical bull, cheer for the bravery of your little one during their first pony ride, and discuss the fascinating creatures you met at the petting farm.

But what's a bonfire without some delicious treats? We’ve got you covered. Sink your teeth into ooey-gooey s'mores that you can prepare right at the pit. The kids will love crafting these sweet delights, sandwiching molten marshmallow and smooth chocolate between two crunchy graham crackers. Sip on comforting mugs of hot chocolate, the perfect antidote to the winter chill. And don't forget our other treats - popcorn and cotton candy, which are sure to add a dash of nostalgia to your evening.

Every crackle of the fire, every bite of a s'more, and every shared laugh encapsulates the spirit of Shelby Ranch – family, joy, and unforgettable memories. So come, gather around our bonfire pit and experience the quintessential close to a perfect family day out.





Shelby Ranch S'mores
Enjoy S'mores at Shelby Ranch


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