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.


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.