Pumpkins, Hayride, Animals, Gem Mining 
& Fall Fun Activities

Welcome to Dark Water Ranch

Ninnekah OK

Oklahoma Farm Fun

An Agritourism Adventure

Dark Water Ranch is a Farm Fun family experience! Dark Water Ranch sits in the middle of the old Chisholm Trail, and if you’re lucky you might even catch a glimpse of a longhorn cow or two on your way in. Enjoy a visit to the countryside, where you can appreciate the beautiful scenery and spend some quality family time learning about farm life. Visit all the animals, the ducks in Quackerville, turkeys in Turkey Town, Pigs in Pigwala, geese in Honker Haven and watching the rabbits in Hoppyton. Feed the goats treats, talk with the mini horses and perhaps catch one of their obstacle shows. There are all kinds of fun and entertaining things to do at Dark Water Ranch


We Are Excited to See You This Fall

Fall Pumpkin Patch opens Oct 8 and runs through November 13, unless we run out of pumpkins before then. Family visits normally occur during the Hours 10-6 on Saturday & Sundays, with exception of Fall Break days.   Most of school visits take place on a week day within school hours. 

Adults & children over 2 $10ea (includes pumpkin)

Seniors 65+ $5

Military active and Veteran (with ID) $5,

Ages 2 and under are Free.

Make sure to call before coming so we can arrange to be at the gate with the hay wagon.


Pumpkin Picking

 A favorite fall activity is going to the pumpkin patch and picking out pumpkins.

This Fall is the perfect time to pick out a pumpkin at Dark Water Ranch. Pumpkin picking is included with regular admission price. All others admission pay a $3 fee for a pumpkin. Once you pick a pumpkin and take it home, you can use them for autumn decorations or for cooking. Our pumpkins are perfect for decorating or making a pumpkin pie!

Gem Mining

Discover the adventure of prospecting  by panning for treasures in an old west style mining sluice. Mine for gemstones,

While visiting Dark Water Ranch  you can  purchase a bag of rough for some old fashioned fun of mining at The Old Fred Mining Company.

Each bag of rough is different offering a variation of treasures ( gems) to take home. Check your treasures against identification board that way all prospectors can know what what treasures they have mined.

This is an activity that children and parents can do together you can take as little or as much time mining as you would like. Mining cost are not part of admission. Each bag cost $7. 

What is gem mining?


Visit with the many animals, feed them treats, take some selfies! Experience farm life like a pro, test your strength at the hay lift or practice your roping skills. Try your hand at goat milking, slide into the corn pit. Take a break at the bubble bar, dig some dirt at the big dig. See how fast your duck can go at the duck race or how fast your rabbit will run. Count the spiders in the spider cave and maneuver your way through the maze, while trying to catch the cattle rustler.. Take some face board pics. Buy a ticket or two and do some pumpkin chunkin also try your giant sling shot skills with Osage oranges.

Live Maze Game! Check it out!