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Jackson Stables

Estes Park, CO 80511
970-586-3341
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Ranked #19 of 46 Activities in Estes Park
Type: Horseback Riding Stables, Sports
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Type: Horseback Riding Stables, Sports
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Boulder, CO
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

Took our 4-year-old twins to a reasonably priced, 20 min pony ride; A parent leads the pony through a wooded loop trail. The kids loved it.

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Mahtomedi
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2014

We've done approx. 6 horseback riding trips in the Estes area and this one was the best. The service was very pleasant and helpful. We took the three our trip and loved the scenic views. Some open country where we could do some trotting with the horses as well as a lot of mountain trails in the woods. The group... More 

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charlotte, NC
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66 reviews 66 reviews
28 attraction reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

The wranglers at Jackson Stables are on the ball. They have great horses and equipment and seem to put safety first. We have been on other trail rides where this was not the case, so we really appreciated the focus on safety with our kids. The one hour ride was fun and not difficult for our beginners. We would recommend... More 

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Florence, Alabama
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22 reviews 22 reviews
9 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

We took the hayride while staying at the YMCA Camp. It is enjoyable for all ages. The crew from the stables were very nice and gave us interesting info on the way to the marsh mellow roast. They also entertain the children. Highly recommend.

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Annapolis, MD
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49 reviews 49 reviews
7 attraction reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2014

The staff was friendly and the horses nice except a few liked to stop and needed to be encouraged to go by kicking them with your heels. We toured some scenic trails. I would recommend this to others and would go back again.

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Carbondale, Illinois, United States
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25 reviews 25 reviews
12 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2014

We knew to make our reservations early! My daughter and two grand daughters took a three hour ride into Rocky Mountain National Park on a perfect morning and came back glowing! Another daughter took my grandson on a one hour ride that same morning and had a wonderful time!

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Garland, Texas
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5 reviews 5 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2014

Jackson Stables is well run. We had a great time! We liked the two girls who lead our trail ride. They had our safety in mind, and told about things along the trail.

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Ossining, New York
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79 reviews 79 reviews
16 attraction reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014

It was our first time riding, but the guides matched us with very well trained horses; and the ride went smoothly. We went on a 1 hour ride down to the Basin and back; the terrain has some hills and valleys, but the horses handled it well. Some of our riders were little children who were not pleased at all... More 

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Chicago, IL
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42 reviews 42 reviews
10 attraction reviews
55 helpful votes 55 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014

We had 2 adults and 3 children (ages 6, 7 and 9) and everyone loved the experience at Jackson Stables. We did the 2-hour afternoon ride and thought it was quite beautiful - the scenery, the wildlife, etc. They had helmets for the kids, which we really appreciated, and we also appreciated that they matched the horses with the kids.... More 

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Cedar Rapids, Iowa
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12 reviews 12 reviews
4 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2014

My 12 and 11 year old daughter's loved the experience. They were on the 2 hour Emerald ride (it was altered from flooding...so not sure if it was more of the Moraine ride). They saw a moose and learned a lot about RMNP. I would bet this is the top attraction they will remember from the trip.

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