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Bear Creek Trail Rides and Stable

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Horseback riding, Outdoor Activities
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Address: 3400 US Highway 65, Walnut Shade, Branson, MO 65771
Phone Number: 417-337-7708

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Great trail ride for the family!

This was our daughters 1st trail ride and they loved it! The horses are very well kept and sweet. The girls tour guide was Deborah and she too was very knowledgeable and friendly... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed December 29, 2014
Deborah D
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Eureka
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Eureka
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162 reviews 162 reviews
48 attraction reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2014

This was our daughters 1st trail ride and they loved it! The horses are very well kept and sweet. The girls tour guide was Deborah and she too was very knowledgeable and friendly. Scenic trail and a great Christmas Eve sight. We will be back!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 21, 2014

I do not see how this place got bad reviews. I found it to be a great experience for me and my wife that was both first time riders. I don't think the trail was as steep as others made it seem. Totally unbeatable and love they take photos at the end of you on the horses.

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21 reviews 21 reviews
11 attraction reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2014

Four older adult members of my family (57+ in age) took a 2 hour ride with this company while staying in Branson. The horses were very fit and well fed, and we were perfectly matched with horses to suit our various riding abilities. The scenery is typical Ozarks, heavily wooded, up and down steep hills and across a beautiful stream.... More 

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Springfield, Missouri
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101 reviews 101 reviews
50 attraction reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

To be honest, I haven't been to Bear Creek for about 5 years (not because it was bad, just because we're busy) but anyway, when we went, the whole family had a great time riding through the wilderness. Although my horse did wander off the trail, the employees handled it very well and we had a great time! I Would... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2014 via mobile

The sights were spectacular, the trail w as so beautiful, the horses were well kept and healthy, the staff was friendly. My husband and I live in the area so we have been to most things in town, this has been my favorite and I will definitely recommend it. This was well worth the time and and money and I... More 

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Ormond Beach, Florida
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2014

We absolutely loved our two-hour trail ride. A wonderful experience with a pleasant and knowledgeable guide (I can't recall her name, but it was a young woman who clearly loved her job). The horses were healthy and well maintained, the landscape beautiful and varied and we came back from the ride rejuvenated - though if you don't ride on a... More 

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Springfield, Missouri
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11 reviews 11 reviews
4 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014

Horses so well maintained and healthy, staff friendly, the trail ride went through creeks, was an hour long and very reasonable, was 25.00 for an hour each.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2014 via mobile

Forget all that "Vegas" glitz, traffic jams, etc. in Branson and experience the Ozark hills, foliage and fauna at this place. Our young-lady trail master (we feel bad we never got her name) was very pleasant and a good guide. Personally I'd like to see the rougher parts of the trail smoothed out somewhat better for the horses' sake (maybe... More 

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Lawton, Oklahoma
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23 reviews 23 reviews
5 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

We first rode last fall, then in June brought our two grandkids. It was most enjoyable both times. The guides were patient and helpful with the kids. The ride was pleasant and memorable. We would (and do) recommend it to friends!

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Kansas City, Missouri
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16 reviews 16 reviews
11 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

This was a lot of fun! The horses were very calm and easy to work with. I rode Noble and my girlfriend rode Mr. B. Both very sweet horses :-)

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