Pioneer House

Guest Capacity: 

Sleeps 6-10

First Floor Bedroom - (2) Double Beds
2nd Floor Yellow Bedroom - (1) Queen Bed
2nd Floor Blue Bedroom - (2) Double Beds


Enjoy preparing a home cooked meal using our fully equipped kitchen.  Then sit down at our dining room with seating for eight (8). Watch a classic movie or sporting event on our cable TV with DVD player in our living room.  A seperate four season porch has plenty of room for games, hobbies, and socializing with the outdoors over every shoulder. Our three (3) bedrooms and two (2) full baths are located on both levels of the house and accommodate 6-10 people.  The exterior hold a large deck with grill and seating as well as a private fire pit, (wood not included). We do provided hoses on the exterior of the house for watering your horses or hooking up a sprinkler! During the winter, the large hill hosts plenty of sledding, while the flat fields entertain cross country skiing and snow shoes!  The Pioneer House is a perfect getaway for a private retreat with friends and family. All bedding and linens are provided! (personal products, foods and bevrages not provided) 

Included for each guest: Trail Pass for 1,000 acres and 8 outdoor paddocks (24x24) with house rental. 

Horse Accomodations: 

8 Outdoor paddocks (24x24) included with rental, limit one horse per stall.

Indoor horse stalls available for $35 per night, limit one horse per stall. (INDOOR STALLS ARE NOT LOCATED AT THE PIONEER HOUSE) 

Nightly Prices - 2 Night Minimum November 1 - April 30 May 1 - October 31 Holidays
Weekend (Fri-Sat) $300 $350 $375
Weekday (Sun-Thurs) $250 $300 $300

Maximum Guest Capacity = 10

Bundle of Firewood = $10

Cleaning Fee = $100


Standard Policies

2 night minimum
Full payment due at time of booking. 5.5% sales tax applies.
Fully Refundable Damage Deposit of $250 returned less any damages within 14 days of departure. Deposit will be withheld if guest capacity exceeds 10 guests. Rates and/or minimum stay requirements may vary for special event weekends.

Cancellation Policy

All reservations are Non-Refundable. You may change your reservation to another date with a 60 Day Notice. Reservation must be within 30 Days of your original reservation date. Reservations cannot be moved to Camp & Ride Weekends.
Additional policies, procedures and requirements are outlined in the rental agreement.


Questions before you make your reservation? Check out our frequently asked questions here

Checks should be payable to Big Valley Ranch and mailed to 505 University Ave. Madison, WI 53703.  Payments also accepted via paypal. (We do not accept payment over the phone)


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