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Zephyr Cove Stables

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Address: 800 U.S. Highway 50, Zephyr Cove, NV 89448
Phone Number: 775-588-5664
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Breakfast, lunch and dinner rides in the high Sierras.

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We had several children under and near age of 5 that took the trail ride for an affordable price. Parents were allowed to walk along side the horse to give confidence to the... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed January 5, 2016
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Zephyr Cove, Nevada
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Zephyr Cove, Nevada
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14 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2016

We had several children under and near age of 5 that took the trail ride for an affordable price. Parents were allowed to walk along side the horse to give confidence to the young riders.

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Cape Town, South Africa
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2015

I have been horse riding almost my whole life and enjoyed the ride and the view of the lake. The only reason I did not give 5 stars is because, we were not offered riding hats-and that's the first time I see that at a trail ride place. It was only walking,because the trail does not allow going any faster,... More 

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Las Vegas
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2015

While in Tahoe from August 9 through August 13, 2015, one of the "attractions" my 5 nieces wanted to do was go horse back riding. There are 2 main horse back riding vendors around the Lake Tahoe area - Camp Richardson Corral and Zephyr Cove Stables. We chose to go to Zephyr Cove Stables because they were 3 miles closer... More 

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Province of Florence, Italy
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2015

This is one non forgettable ride. They do like you to make a reservation. Currently is about $50.00 per hr per person. The ride is guided and theft take you up the mountain side you get a beautiful view of the lake and the trail is beautiful, a little dusty now since there's been no rain. Those with asthma should... More 

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Vacaville, California
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3 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2015

We had called ahead to make an appointment and made reservations for the next day at 4pm. We got there and was it was like any typical stable. We were paired with another couple and it was a very enjoyable experience. The only downfall is that our guide wasn't talkative at all, but he was so kind to take our... More 

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Tyler , TX
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015

Awesome 2hr ride through beautiful country. Awesome guides, sweet horses. We felt very safe and felt The horses were well cared for

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Lakewood, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2015

The crew were prompt, organized, and well trained. We felt very comfortable in their care. Our guide shared many facts about the surrounding area and its wild life. The trail goes up into the forest which then overlooks the lake. Not knowing what to expect when we arrived, our tour was a private one. That was a nice, unexpected treat.

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White Oak, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2015 via mobile

Recently spent a week at Tahoe with family. Surprised my niece, who owns her own horse and experienced rider, with a trail ride at Zephyr Cove Stables. Being 56yr. and not having been on a horse in 40 yrs., I was very nervous to say the least! To my surprise, I thoroughly enjoyed it! The horses were very gentle. The... More 

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Framingham, Massachusetts
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

Our 4 horses were led single file by the guide through a forested area. We eventually reached a nice overlook of the lake. The guide dismounted and took a group photo for us. Then we headed back down to the corral. The hour passed quickly and felt just the right amount of time to be on the horses.

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Powell, Ohio
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2015 via mobile

We took a two-hour trail ride. The scenery is beautiful, and our guide was friendly and shared a lot of information about the area. We are experienced riders and enjoyed the horses, which are well-trained.

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