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Address: 10160 East State Hwy. 217, Canyon, TX 79015
Phone Number: 806-488-2799
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Riding in the canyons of Texas(Palo Duro)

What a great time! The owners treat you like family, in fact they brought along their 1 year old for the ride. She was precious. The trail stories were down to earth, and funny... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 31, 2015
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2015 NEW via mobile

What a great time! The owners treat you like family, in fact they brought along their 1 year old for the ride. She was precious. The trail stories were down to earth, and funny too. Much prefer this stable to the other in the park. Gotta go if your in the area

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Amarillo, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2015 NEW

Wow. I am a Canadian ranch owner and rider myself. I could really appreciate the quality of the outfit. I was very impressed with the love of the land, the knowledge of the animals and the care for the environment that Jesse, the owner had. I wanted to see the landscape from the back of a horse so decided what... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2015

Great experience, my first trail ride and it won't be my last. One hour ride through one of the nicest parts of the canyon with friendly, interesting, experienced guides. Full marks, Jesse!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2015 via mobile

Happy accident that we stumbled upon this place. The folks at Palo Duro Riding Stables were friendly, professional and interesting. Our 6 & 9 year old had a great time. Horses were easy. Trail boss had awesome stories about the land and his family. If you want a unique canyon experience, try them!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

Family owned business, the land and canyon were gorgeous. Trail guides friendly and knowledgeable. You can tell they love the land and their work. The horses were very gentle. My 67 year old mom down to my 9 year old daughter had a great time.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2015

My family and I were on our way to Colorado when we hear about this riding stable. We decided to check it out. Let me tell you, it was beautiful and awe striking. The horses were obedient and the tour guides entertained us with stories of porcupines and the history of the stables. I highly recommend this for teenagers.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2015

I had always wanted to stop in Palo Duro, on our many trips to and from Colorado. Amarillo had been merely a stopping point. No more! We had the most enjoyable ride with Jesse and his "gang". Everyone from the 5 year olds, to this granny, had a wonderful time. The horses were matched to the riders ability...or lack of.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2015

We absolutely loved Palo Duro Riding Stables. Jesse and Katie were both professional, entertaining, and pleasant. We had a slight mix-up with our reservation, but Jesse made up for it and we still got our ride in, so it was no big deal. The horses were beautiful and well taken care of. While this is a "tourist attraction" it has... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2015

we went with this horse co. Vs the one coordinated with the state park. Jesse and his crew were so awesome with our family! He and his young but knowledgable staff gave us the perfect tour of his family land and its history. He made sure we got pictures on the horses and matched us all perfectly to the personality... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 7, 2015

First time rider. From beginning to end a dream come true. Rode on the trail with what felt like the entire family from the beautiful little daughter to the hard working dogs. Trail was great and all the horses are loving. Can't wait to return with family!

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