Rancho Carisuva: Embark on a journey to a unique beachfront Baja ranch that offers ecological outdoor adventures with horses, goats, and friendly donkeys. This eco-tourism park actively promotes the protection of species, the conservation of the beautiful ecosystem and support groups such as the Turtle Camp Carisuva and the Burro (Donkey) Foundation.
ATV Experience: Explore spectacular oceanside cliffs, lush desert ranges, and canyon trails as you ride your ATV (all-terrain vehicle). Follow your guide for a glimpse into Baja’s rugged terrain where you will see cactus over 20 ft high towering over the trail, wild animals, exotic desert flora and incredible views of the Pacific Ocean.
Free Time: Relax at the ranch facilities while you enjoy the ocean view, take a leisure stroll on the beach and explore this typical Baja Californian ranch with horses, goats and friendly donkeys. Learn about on-site Burro Rescue Foundation that rescues feral and abandoned burros, providing them a sanctuary while offering an educational experience for visitors.
Turtle Release (available seasonally): From August to mid-December, guests may participate in a fun, educational hands on experience by taking part in releasing baby turtles back into nature.
Requirements & Restrictions: Minimum age – 16 years. Guests must present a valid driver’s license. Maximum weight – 250 lbs. Closed-toe shoes required. Helmet and goggles are provided and mandatory to wear. For safety reasons, pregnant women and guests with back or neck injuries, and heart conditions are not permitted on this excursion.
What to Bring: Cash or credit/debit for purchases.
Good to Know: Long pants are recommended. There is a 35 minutes scenic journey via van one way to the ranch. ATV riding experience is approximately 2 hours.