Who can ride at Ramot Ranch
We cater for all levels of riding ability; you can enjoy our trails whether you are a beginner or an experienced rider. Children can ride on the trail from the age of 11 yrs or above. We have a weight limit of up to 100 kgs per rider. Please make sure to book your ride in advance, we are open all year round – 7 days a week.
All our trail rides start with a 15 minute explanation and demonstration, our qualified instructors will help you mount your horse and check that you are comfortable before heading out on the trail. Whichever option you choose you will enjoy fantastic views of the Sea of Galilee, Galilee and Golan. If you wish to ride to the shores of the Kinneret please choose one of our half or full day rides.
One hour trek
suitable for all levels of experience. Whether this is your first time on a horse or you are an experienced rider, this fantastic trail takes you out the hills above Moshav Ramot. Riding though some of the Golan’s most beautiful countryside you will enjoy the breathtaking views of the Sea of Galilee and surrounding mountains.
Two hour trek
this ride is also suitable for all levels of riding ability. Enjoy the stunning views of the Sea of Galilee and surrounding area. If you are more experienced there will also be time for some nice cantering.
Half Day Rides
suitable for all sport and nature lovers, experienced riders will enjoy the longer canters on this ride, however you do not need to be an experienced rider to join this fabulous trail. We can reach some of the nearby water holes and rivers on this ride and will be happy to make tea and coffee when we stop for a rest.
Full Day Rides
we suggest that you try some of the shorter rides if this is your first time on a horse, however you do not need to have years of experience to enjoy our full day trail. We stop next to some of the coolest water holes and springs and rivers. Offering tea and coffee along the trail there is no doubt that this will be an experience never to be forgotten.
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Child Friendly Ranch
Ramot Ranch is a great place for kids. Trekking, however, is only suitable for children over the age of 11. For smaller children, we offers a number of activities including riding lessons and shorter rides around the Ranch.
Additional ranch activities include trails in the steps of Jesus around the Sea of Galilee. Romantic trails for couples including picnics and massages. Long and short pack trips.
Unfortunately we cannot offer accommodation on the Ranch at the moment, however we are only minutes away from a large number of fantastic B+B’s on Moshav Ramot. We will be only too happy to help you find the perfect place to stay and can easily make all your bookings for you.
Only a few minutes down the hill there are 3 superb restaurants, 2 mini markets and a pizza delivery service. Other highly recommended restaurants and bars are only a short distance away.
The Sea of Galilee and southern Golan Heights – One of Israel’s main tourism areas
You can enjoy biking, jeep treks, ATV trails and hiking all within 15 minutes from the Ranch. Within a short distance are many famous Jewish and Christian sites including Capernaum and the Beatitude Mountains. Visit our many Golan wineries, lounge in the hot Sulphur springs or pick fruit in the orchards of the Northern Golan. Our staff at Ramot Ranch will be happy to recommend the perfect activity for the next stage of your visit.
Overlooking the Sea of Galilee, Ramot Ranch is situated above Moshav Ramot on the Southern slopes of the Golan Heights in Northern Israel. One of the best-known ranches in Israel, Ramot Ranch offers rides lasting from one hour to a number of days. Established over 30 years ago when Uri Peleg imported a number of Appaloosa mares from the United States, Ramot Ranch guarantees a riding vacation with a difference.
The Ranch is spread over 50 dunams (over 12 acres) of land including an outdoor arena, round pen, ranch house and stable buildings. Ramot Ranch has natural pastureland where the horses are released to graze at night. Alongside welcoming guests to Ramot Ranch, the ranch also runs a qualification program for horse riding instructors, short courses for trek leaders and horsemanship seminars. Ramot Ranch breeds, trains and sells Appaloosas, Quarter horses and local mix horses.
The Ranch specializes in varied trail rides, designed to suit your level of experience and riding ability. The experienced staff will choose the perfect horse for you whether you are riding for one hour or a number of days.
Our fantastic location above the Sea of Galilee enables Ramot Ranch to offer guests an incredible horseback riding vacation. Whether you prefer valleys, mountain ridges, riverbanks or the shores of the Sea of Galilee, we guarantee you an unforgettable experience. Ride through Israel’s rugged Northern countryside; visit historic and religious sites whilst enjoying unique Israeli hospitality.
Enjoy a picnic on the shores of the Sea of Galilee or watch the amazing sunset over the water. If you are lucky enough to arrive during a full moon, be sure to join the full moon trail ride.
Uri Peleg is one of Israel’s leading horsemen, known for the development of his Natural Connection horsemanship. Uri holds frequent training clinics and Natural Connection seminars both at Ramot Ranch and around Israel.
He has recently released a series of 4 DVD’s which can be purchased via our website.