Gem Mining

4 Activities to Explore at Wagonmaster Adventure Ranch

When you vacation in Murphy NC, you will be surrounded by excellent activities for the whole family. Our cabin rentals will put you in prime location to experience all the fun around town, while still being able to enjoy the peaceful serenity of the mountains. At one of Murphy’s biggest attractions, your family can experience what life was like back in the Old West. Here are 4 activities to explore at Wagonmaster Adventure Ranch:

1. Target Paintball

Paintball target The paintball activity at the ranch is fun for all ages! The best part is you can enjoy all the fun of paintball without coming away with any bruises or paint splattered clothes. Instead of shooting at one another, each participant will have a variety of targets they are trying to hit. Think of this as a traditional shooting range, but with paintball! They have different size guns so people of all ages can take part in the fun. The paintball arcade also features two different size courses, making it suitable for people of all skill levels! This is a great activity for large groups, such as birthday parties.

2. Dune Buggy Rides for Children

If you have small children, they will love driving around the Wagonmaster Adventure Ranch in one of the power wheel dune buggies or jeeps! The park has built an amazing track using a large patch of grassy area and logs. Your children will have a blast racing each other through the course trying to be the first one to the finish line!

3. Gold Rush Golf

Mini Golf Club and Balls One of the best vacation activities for families is miniature golf! Not only is it entertaining, but you also have the added element of a family competition! With the Gold Rush Golf activity, families can compete on a 9-hole course. Each hole brings new challenges and obstacles that are sure to make this one of the most exciting games of mini golf you have ever played! Once the sun goes down, they also offer a special nighttime glow golf. The special balls glow in the dark making it the perfect activity for after dinner in Murphy NC!

4. Gem Mining

Have you ever wanted to go gem mining for authentic stones? People of all ages will have a blast at the Salty Dog Gem Mine. The bags that are used are designed to make each visitor’s experience unique and personalized. Each bag contains different gems from all around the world! As you sit down around the flume and begin to mine, be on the lookout for specialty gems, such as jasper, emeralds, rubies, sapphires, and many more! By the end of your adventure, you will feel like you really hit the jackpot!

Our cabins in Murphy NC can put your family close to all the thrilling attractions, including Wagonmaster Adventure Ranch! Be sure to browse through our selection of amazing cabins to find the one that is just right for your next vacation! We hope to see you soon!