Our moonlight horseback and wagon rides have been some of our most popular events. So, we have expanded the number of opportunities to ensure everyone has a chance to experience this unique Flint Hills experience.
All dates include both horseback and wagon rides unless otherwise noted. If the option exists, be sure to specify which you want when you make your reservation.
Moonlight Ride Dates
- Sunday, March 12th (Wagon Ride Only)
- Saturday, May 6th
- Sunday, May 7th
- Friday, June 9th
- Saturday, July 8th
- Sunday, July 9th
- Friday, August 4th
- Saturday, August 5th
- Saturday, September 2nd
- Sunday, September 3rd
- Friday, November 3rd
- Saturday, November 4th
- Saturday, December 2nd (Wagon Ride Only)
Moonlight Ride Cost
Horseback Ride: $160 / person
Wagon Ride: $75 / person
Moonlight Ride Details
Time: 6:00 - 11:00 pm
Location: Flying W Guest Ranch - Bunkhouse
Hosts: Josh, Gwen and Josie Hoy
Max Guests: 14
Includes: Supper, entertainment, horse and tack (for horseback riders), and guided moonlight ride
Guests will join us for a campfire supper at the Chuckwagon prepared by Chef Josh Hoy. The supper will be followed with entertainment by Jim Hoy.
Jim is a Professor of Folklore and History at Emporia State
University. He is also the director of the Center for Great Plains
Studies. He will sing traditional cowboy songs and tell stories about
the Flint Hills and cowboy culture. As the full moon is rising, we will saddle up horses, hitch the wagon and head out into the
Hills. The guided ride will be an hour and a half to two
6pm: Arrival and check-in
8pm: Entertainment by the Campfire
9pm: Moonlight Horse and Wagon Ride
10:30 – 11pm: Moonlight Ride ends
To Make Reservations
To reserve your spot call or email Gwen: 620-340-2802 / firstname.lastname@example.org .
Lodging and breakfast are available for an additional fee while space lasts. For reservations contact Gwen.