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Address: 909 Little Cove Rd, Pigeon Forge, TN 37863
Phone Number: 865-428-9398
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Description: Horseback Riding, Petting Zoo, Fishing Pond, Gem Mining, ATV Rides, onsite...
Horseback Riding, Petting Zoo, Fishing Pond, Gem Mining, ATV Rides, onsite Chow-Boys Cafe & General Store Free picnic area Heritage museum. peace/guitet swings around the duck pond playing area kids ,Horse shoes pit.or just rocking on the General store porch.And surrounded by little cove creek to wade in.
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Carol and the staff were wonderful!! We went horseback riding and Dave, the tour guide was extremely caring, patient and kind. My wife was a bit apprehensive because she had never... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed May 23, 2015
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Belleville, Illinois
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Belleville, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2015 NEW

Carol and the staff were wonderful!! We went horseback riding and Dave, the tour guide was extremely caring, patient and kind. My wife was a bit apprehensive because she had never gone riding before and Dave completely understood and guided us, flawlessly along the way. My wife's horse was Slick and mine was Mr Hawaii and the horses all appeared... More 

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Marion, Ohio
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2015 NEW

The staff is friendly and knowledgeable and the scenery is breathtaking! They're very safety oriented and make sure you understand what to do before even getting on the horses. Our guide was awesome and I just can't say enough of the beauty of the trail. The place is super clean & well taken care of. I had mixed feelings about... More 

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Birmingham, Alabama
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2015 NEW

Great tour on horseback! Tour guide was friendly as all the staff was!! Can't wait to go back! Very serene and peaceful with picnic area available.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015 NEW via mobile

The Big Rock Dude Ranch has friendly staff and aninals. The Horseback riding trails are beautiful and breathtaking. They have wonderful combos and deals. But thats not all they also habe Gem mining, a petting zoo, and fishing! Can't wait to go back!!

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Fort Myers, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2015 NEW

This place was great! Everyone there was nice and friendly. The horses were clean and gentle and well taken care of. The trail, facility and grounds were clean and well maintained. I highly recommend this place and we will definately be back!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2015

We had the most relaxing day in the smokies when we visited Ponserosa. My husband and I took our 10 year old daughter and our 9 year old niece to the ranch. The staff and experience far exceeded our expextations. Carol was in the store and made sure we were satisfied with our choice of activities for the day. Josh... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2015 via mobile

My family and I visited Big Rock Dude Ranch on our trip to the Smoky Mountains all the way from Southern California. We have a 3 and 4 yr old with us so it was important we chose somewhere that would be able to accommodate children. First we did the horseback riding tour as a group and loved it! The... More 

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Cedar Rapids, Iowa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2015

Our family of eight from Iowa had an amazing experience from start to finish. Donna at the front desk was so helpful and friendly! All of the staff are knowledgeable and seem to enjoy what they do... Everyone there made us feel very welcomed. It was the highlight of our family's vacation, we are headed back there tomorrow!

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Clarksville, Indiana
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2015

This was our last stop before we headed home. Carol was absolutely wonderful. She bent over backwards to make sure our 10 year old had a wonderful time. This is definitely a place we will be visiting again on our next trip back to the Smokies.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2015

The staff was very knowledgeable and helpful. The horses were very well cared for and the guests were very well prepared before the trail ride experience. Some of the staff accompanied us on thevride and "coached" us along the way. A very pleasant outdoor excursion!

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