• pony rides
  • hay rides
  • petting zoo
  • photos with the real Santa
  • Thousands of quaint Christmas lights throughout the Ranch
  • BBQ dinner
  • holiday snacks and refreshments
  • equestrian vaulting exhibitions
  • carolers
  • live bands
  • s'mores
  • Christmas carols around a campfire
  • arts and crafts fair  (vendors click here for application)
  • Country Christmas gift shop
  • ​much, much more! 

          Summer Kids Camps on the Ranch

Saturday, December 16th & Sunday, December 17th, 2017



active military, Fire Dept & law enforcement.  Show   ID at entrance.

Come and experience the wild west at Rawhide Ranch camp programs. Sleep in a Wagon Train, Fort Rawhide, Teepee Village, Olde Schoolhouse, or Cavalry Outpost.  Pick up all your favorite camp souvenirs at our Country Store.  Learn how to not only ride a horse, but do gymnastics on horseback.  Take lessons in Archery, Riflery, Outdoor Cooking, Roping and more.  Camping at the Ranch is an opportunity to learn about animals and their care, take part in a weekly horse/animal show, while also enjoying all of the fun camp activities like our pool and incredible water slide, all-camp games and campfire sing-a-longs.                                                                 
Click below to learn more about Rawhide Ranch or to sign up for a camp program.

Join us for a magical holiday event at Rawhide Ranch, a 40-acre working ranch and world famous wild west kids camp nestled in the hills of Bonsall.  This four day Christmas family event offers something for adults and kids of all ages.  Come for a couple of hours, or stay all day.  Activities will include:

Experience Christmas at the Ranch

December 9 and 10 Postponed due to Lilac Fire

3:00 to 8:00 PM

If you're looking for a fun day or overnight camp experience for your kids, consider Rawhide Ranch for next summer.  Our purpose is to make a positive difference in the lives of others through unique ranch opportunities for discovery and learning.