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Quicksilver Ranch

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Nice to experience...

The location is away from Solvang, but not far. It is free for anyone, however, we didn't see any... read more

Reviewed January 2, 2019
Montebello, California
Must see adorable horses

I highly recommend you make a stop here if you are near Solvang. There is no charge for admission... read more

Reviewed January 19, 2019
Apple Valley, California
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1555 Alamo Pintado Rd, 918 D Avenue, Solvang, CA 93463-9756
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Reviewed January 19, 2019 via mobile

I highly recommend you make a stop here if you are near Solvang. There is no charge for admission or parking. There are lots of mini horses to look at while they are grazing on the grass.

Date of experience: January 2019
1  Thank teabee34
Reviewed January 2, 2019

The location is away from Solvang, but not far. It is free for anyone, however, we didn't see any staff around to try to feed or pet the mini ponies. My kids enjoyed seeing the different color ponies, but after 10 minutes you're done. So...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Brownybros
Reviewed December 28, 2018

Manage to see some small horses in this ranch. According to online information, we can feed the horses, but unfortunately, maybe we visited during holiday therefore we didn't manage to feed the horses.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank noellelim
Reviewed November 6, 2018

we always love to go and see the horses it never gets old. The place is nice and clean and the horses are very friendly.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Ada B
Reviewed July 17, 2018

These horses were adorable, but after 5 minutes of squeezing fingers through the gate, my children were done. The horses and facilities looked well kept and clean.

Date of experience: July 2018
2  Thank chonjunk1
Reviewed July 7, 2018

This ranch is for sale so they may not be around much longer. They have miniature horses that you can walk around and look at. They were fun to see and watch the younger ones chase each other around. There is no charge to walk...More

Date of experience: July 2018
7  Thank fungramma51
Reviewed June 18, 2018

If they aren't too busy, they answer questions and let you know how wonderful the miniature horses are to have as pets. My friend who has a larger area was very tempted to purchase a miniature horse. They are adorable. It is free to look...More

Date of experience: April 2018
1  Thank Victoria M
Reviewed May 16, 2018 via mobile

It was a great stop on the way to Solvang! The foals were SO SOFT and walked up to the gate to get some back scratches. The adult ponies were adorable too but less interested in us. They run on donations and it’s going to...More

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank Jade S
Reviewed April 29, 2018

a nice 20 minute stop to marvel at the these beautiful little creatures - about the high and size of a greyhound.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Vernon E
Reviewed March 27, 2018 via mobile

So beautiful and the owners are so gracious to let the public wander about. Beautiful grounds and the miniature horses are so happy. One baby for this visit. So cute and lots of photos!

Date of experience: March 2018
1  Thank 86shelleyh
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Response from CheapEats019 | Reviewed this property |
no dogs allowed
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Response from mariposa67 | Reviewed this property |
This is a ranch that has a long driveway that you drive down and park along the side or just inside the Ranch area. There is no one there and there's no payment required you just get out and look at the horses. We were lucky... More