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Cave Creek Outfitters

31313 N. 144th Street, Scottsdale, AZ
(480) 471-4635
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Ranked #1 of 92 Attractions in Scottsdale
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Horseback Riding Stables
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014 NEW

Our guide was Jeff and he was great. The horses are all well behaved and clearly well cared for. The early 8am ride was lovely and peaceful and a little hit but it is August. 2 hours of bliss. If you are going to go riding and you are staying in Scottsdale then this ranch is a must. Great value... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014 NEW

Our 2 hr ride in Scottsdale was the #1 thing that our kids remembered from a 5 day trip to AZ. Not the Jeep trip, not biking in Sedona or the Grand Canyon. Horsebackriding with Jeff in the Sonoran Desert was their favorite memory.

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Fredericksburg, Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014 NEW

Facility has restrooms and provides water. You can keep camera in pouch off horn of saddle. They help you get on and off horses. You walk through Tonto national forest. We saw jackalopes. Our guide Ryan was new from Alaska. He did a good job! Definitely wear long pants as you sometimes brush against bushes. Also wear a hat. Mostly... More

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014 NEW

Went on the 2 hour ride though the Senoran desert. Our guide, Luis was excellent and kept talking to us about the landscape and the area, he was very patient and the horses were very easy to ride. The whole experience is very well worth it even if you have never ridden before. We will definitely be doing this again... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014

My girlfriend and I went for a morning trail ride with a groupon. We went on the one hour ride and had fun. I think our wrangler was Luis, but I don't remember for sure. All of the workers were nice and welcoming while we waited and got ready. Regardless, our wrangler was friendly and taught us all the basics... More

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Calgary, Alberta
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014

We went on the 8 am one hour ride with our 8 and 11 year old daughters. Our guide, James, was very knowledgeable about desert plants and animals and made the girls feel at ease. The horses were great - very gentle and obviously know the trail very well so there is little/no skill required to make this a very... More

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PA
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014

My husband, daughter, and I went on a one hour ride in August. They tell you to wear long pants because the horses use the brush to keep the flies off (so you will get scratched otherwise). Ryan was a great lead. He picked horses appropriate for our limited 'vacation only' riding experience. The horses knew what to do -... More

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Boston, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2014

What a great place! Our family went on a two hour ride with James as our guide. We are all novices, and James was just excellent. The horses were all well suited to our abilities, and the two hours were very enjoyable. Couldn't recommend the people at Cave Creak Outfitters high enough! MP and Family

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WINNIPEG,CANADA
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

It's a far drive but very scenic, we had groupon, was only us and group of 3 girls very friendly guide my daughters loved it , very nice tame horses worth the trip ,wear long pants cause of the prickly bushes

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014 via mobile

We visited Scottsdale to see our son in July / August, which was not the best time due to the average temps being 100 deg + on a daily basis. My wife wanted to ride whilst in Arizona, so following a fair bit of research we settled on Cave Creek Outfitters. The location wasn't too difficult to find, although way... More

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