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Looking for a socially distant family adventure?

Although we can no longer offer camel rides to the public, we are still providing animal encounters that get you up-close and personal with our camels and exotic animals! Thursday through Friday guest’s can book a safari to take a ride on our safari tram onto the 176 acre property and view our animals, get hands-on with an ambassador camel, learn from our educational programs, get up-close to our exotic animals and enjoy complimentary cold beverages and frozen treats to help beat the Mohave heat!

Now open for private events any day of the week!

Visit the most exclusive, most unique, most unforgettable location for your gatherings and events in the Las Vegas area. Situated on 176 acres along the Virgin River and just 1 hour north of Las Vegas, The Desert Ranch Experience is a premier venue and glamping retreat that can be yours for a day!  We provide onsite catering, safe outdoor space, and authentic, Safari golf carts, cabana-style Mongolian Gers, and a variety of zoo activities to create the ideal Desert Ranch Experience in Nevada’s Mojave desert. Our spectacular views and fascinating exotic animals make us the perfect backdrop for: family and adult-only glamping, weddings, family reunions, corporate retreats, bachelor/bachelorette parties, birthday parties, and more!

We are an accredited Zoological Association of America zoo, a member of the American Livestock Breeds Conservancy, and a Disney approved vendor.