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Reviewed 23 July 2016

We stayed in a 2 bdrm/2 bath cabin which, although somewhat rustic, had all the amenities we needed. The staff is friendly, and their treatment of guests is outstanding. The owners, Tom & Sue Murphy, are well organized and there is plenty of variety to...More

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Response from Sue M, Owner at Elk Mountain RanchResponded 8 November 2016

It was our pleasure. Happy to hear that you enjoyed the staff, horses, food and wonderful scenery. The photos can't always do the views justice. The memories of the time spent with the grandkids and the scenery are what really make the trip special. Thanks...More

Reviewed 19 July 2016

My husband, 12-year old son and I just recently returned from our second trip to Elk Mountain Ranch. We enjoyed this visit every bit as much as our prior trip. We can’t think of a better way to spend a family vacation. Tom and Sue...More

Thank Jill B
Response from Sue M, Owner at Elk Mountain RanchResponded 8 November 2016

What a treat to have you return to our ranch. It was totally our pleasure to have you with us again at Elk Mountain Ranch. We enjoyed catching up with you and that your experience at the ranch was just as wonderful as the first....More

Reviewed 18 July 2016

This was our third trip to Elk Mountain Ranch. We went with our two daughters, 13 and 16. When we first traveled here, they were 6 & 9. They loved it this time for different reasons and remembered so many details from their first two...More

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Response from Sue M, Owner at Elk Mountain RanchResponded 8 November 2016

Thank you so much for your third trip to the ranch and your high praise and recommendation. We are honored to have you all with us at the ranch. Please tell the girls hello and good luck with school and let them know that Peanut...More

Reviewed 17 July 2016

I can't wait to report what a wonderful time we had this week at EMR. We were greeted at the airport (on time). Welcomed by name with a quick tour when we arrived. Every request we had was met with a smile and a "no...More

Thank Kim L
Response from Sue M, Owner at Elk Mountain RanchResponded 8 November 2016

To our Georgia guests, it was great to have your family with us at the ranch. It is good to know that all the activities and the variety was good for your whole family. Please tell the twins hello and happy that the extra one...More

Reviewed 10 July 2016 via mobile

We arrived as an English family of 4 meeting friends. Having never ridden before it was with some trepidation that we stepped into the arena for the Monday morning talk from Tom on the "how to" of horses. We have 2 children aged 8 &...More

Thank Paul H
Response from Sue M, Owner at Elk Mountain RanchResponded 8 November 2016

We are so happy that you chose our ranch for your holiday. We are proud of our horses and riding program. It is good to know that we were able to make you all comfortable and safe and had you cantering by the weeks end....More

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