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2 Day Working Ranch and Wildlife Rescue Adventure in Merritt Island, Florida

Obloy Family Ranch, Merritt Island, Brevard County, Florida, USA

Refreshing Horse Riding and Ranch Vacation USA

Experience what it was like to be a Florida cowboy or cowgirl with Obloy Family Ranch on a beautiful ranch! On this horse riding and ranch holiday, you will be able to explore nature like nothing else outside Florida. There is nothing that will let you down here as Obloy Family Ranch will ensure that everyone is safe and has a good time. So, what are you waiting for? Pack your bags and have some fun!

Key Information

  • Rider Weight Limit: 300 pounds / 136 kilograms
  • Horse Height Range: Up to 19 hands
  • Tack Type: Western Tack
  • Horse Breed: Various horse breed


  • Petting farm and wildlife visit each day
  • 45 minutes to 1 hour horseback rides each day
  • Various breed horses provided during the program
  • Beautiful and stunning surroundings
  • 1 night's accommodation

Skill level

  • Beginner
  • Advanced


2 days with instruction
Group size: Maximum of 6 participants
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  • Shopping
  • Air-conditioned rooms
  • Fireplace
  • Kitchen
  • ATM / banking
  • Internet access
  • Tour assistance
  • Wedding
  • Wireless internet

The Obloy Family Ranch offers 36 acres of fun, excitement, adventure, and outdoor family time. There's something for everyone. You will enjoy spending time in a cabin (that sleeps up to six guests) at Obloy Family Ranch. There are three cabins to choose from, each named after Obloy Family Ranch very own wine. They are Old Country Roads (a country / farm-themed cabin), Wild Horses (a horse-themed cabin), and Rebel (a Western-themed cabin).

The cabin amenities include:

  • Air conditioner
  • One full bedroom sleeps two, a loft sleeps two, and a pull out couch sleeps two
  • Kitchen with a cooktop, dishes and silverware, microwave, coffee maker, and mini fridge
  • Full bathroom with a stand-up shower
  • Big screen TV with Wi-Fi
  • Cozy indoor fireplace
  • Amazing view of the Horse Pasture from the front porch

Additional considerations

  • Pet(s) live on the property - Exotic Petting Zoo on the property
  • Not suitable for family pets
  • Potential for noise - park hours are from 09:00 to 18:00 from Monday to Saturday
  • Quiet time is at 22:00.



Horseback trail riding tours

A guided tour on horseback is available to riders aged ten and up. You will be able to explore amazing trails that will give you an up-close view of nature in Florida. This trail is perfect for beginners and seasoned riders alike. Obloy Family Ranch can take up to six riders (one rider per horse) in a single trip. It can be five adults horses and one pony. The specifications of this trail ride are:

  • Beginners and advanced riders
  • 45-minute experience including mounting and safety instructions
  • Close-toed shoes required

Pony rides (all ages)

For younger children or those just wanting a taste of what it feels like to be on a horse before committing to the trail ride, Obloy Family Ranch offers a horseback ride in which a farm hand will lead you up and back down a path. Kids absolutely love it and you'll have plenty of opportunities to take some great pictures of your little cowboy or cowgirl. As long as the child is able to sit up and hold on by themselves, they can take part. Parents are not allowed taking a ride with their children, however, they are more than welcome to walk the path with Obloy Family Ranch. The specifications of this pony rides are:

  • Children and beginners
  • Go up and down the path
  • Close-toed shoes required

Note: Please note that the horseback trail ride tours and pony rides are available from Monday to Saturday from 09:00 to 06:00.

Included excursions

  • Visit petting farm and wildlife


Obloy Family Ranch is located on a historic property in Merritt Island, Florida, the USA. The property dates back to the 1890s when it operated as a navel orange grove and later transitioned to become one of Florida's first gator ranches. In 2015, the Obloy family purchased the ranch and helped transform the property into a wildlife sanctuary and farm, adding horseback riding trails, restoring and restocking freshwater ponds, and adding a new event venue, the Barn Stall Winery & Wedding Barn.



  • Horse riding
  • Shopping


  • Air-conditioned rooms
  • Fireplace
  • Kitchen


  • ATM / banking
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Tour assistance
  • Wedding


The following dietary requirement(s) are served and/or catered for:

  • Vegetarian
  • Organic
If you have special dietary requirements it's a good idea to communicate it to the organiser when making a reservation

Things to do (optional)

ATV tour

Obloy Family Ranch has an ATV that is perfect for you. If you are a beginner or an experienced four-wheeler, you will have a blast on the 150cc ATVs, Single Riders. Enjoy a 45-minute ATV Experience around the 36-acre ranch.

  • 65 USD Per Person
  • 16 years and older
  • 45-minute experience
  • Close-toed shoes required

Baby animals

See adorable baby animals born right here. Some of them are adoptable.

Country store

Purchase feed for the animals at the country store. There are also local honey, jams, jellies, jerkies, and more!

Free hayride

Guided tours of the farm allow for plenty of interaction with the animals. You'll also get to experience tractor-pulled hay rides, free with every petting farm ticket purchase.

Monster truck ride

You and your group will experience an exciting lap around the property, so climb in and hold on, this is one tour you don't want miss!

  • Safe, off-road adventure ages three and up
  • 10 passenger seating capabilities
  • Full-bodied roll cages and exoskeleton
  • Over 13-feet tall and 72'' Tires

What's included

  • Daily 45 minute to 1 hour horseback rides
  • Petting farm and wildlife visit each day
  • 1 night's accommodation

What's not included

  • Other activates
  • Merchandise
  • Food

How to get there

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Cancellation Policy

  • A reservation requires a deposit of 50% of the total price.
  • The deposit is non-refundable, if the booking is cancelled.
  • The rest of the payment should be paid 1 days before arrival.
2 days / 1 night
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