Three beautiful cottages: Cabernet, Chardonnay, Merlot, have been 
built at the home vineyard at Royal Horse Ranch. 


Monkey Island Winery was started at Royal Horse Ranch in 2010 and re-opened the fall of 2017.  We are fermenting and bottling wine made from purchased juice, along with Cynthiana/Norton from our home vineyards along with Pear, Peach and Blackberry wines from Monkey Island fruit.   


​​Welcome to Royal Horse Ranch

on Monkey Island in northeast Oklahoma,

on Grand Lake o' the Cherokees.

Beginner and expert equestrians alike will enjoy outdoor adventures with Monkey Island Trail Rides at Royal Horse Ranch. Offering guided horseback riding, options are available for half hour or hour-long rides. Trails wind through more than 100 acres of sunny pastures and shady woods along beautiful Grand Lake and make the perfect setting for a leisurely ride. Hour-long hay rides are also offered at Monkey Island Trail Rides at Royal Horse Ranch. A hay ride is a great way to bring the family or groups together for a memorable outdoor experience. 


Since 1999, Grand Lake Horse Camp has welcomed young riders from all over the
country to enjoy a week of horses, fun and friendship. This camp is an
educational, resident horse camp with a curriculum designed for the girl or boy
who wants to learn about horses, horsemanship and horseback riding.