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Cieneguilla Stables

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What an amazing experience

Melissa was a fantastic host full of enthusiasm, knowledge, and experience. She gave us a geology... read more

Reviewed September 25, 2018
Larry C
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outstanding trail ride

A spontaneous descision, an opportunity resulted in an outstanding trail ride. Thanks first of all... read more

Reviewed September 24, 2018
Birgit B
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Reviewed September 25, 2018 via mobile

Melissa was a fantastic host full of enthusiasm, knowledge, and experience. She gave us a geology lesson about all of the MANY rocks and land around her place. Her horses were very gentle and tame for a novice to feel comfortable. The views were breathtaking...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Larry C
Reviewed September 24, 2018

A spontaneous descision, an opportunity resulted in an outstanding trail ride. Thanks first of all to the 4 people who were about getting ready to go on their ride, for being patient to wait for me who just had shown up driving on the road...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Birgit B
Reviewed September 21, 2018 via mobile

Melissa really knows her stuff and the horses are very responsive to your commands. You get a tour of the history of the area and Melissa tells you about the rocks and broken Indian pottery. All of the horses are rescues that she has spent...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Eileen B
Reviewed August 17, 2018

We had a great ride with Melissa. Her horses are gentle and very sure-footed on the tricky parts of the trail - even my 9 year old son on his very first trail ride felt safe. It was an easy drive from Arroyo Seco (or...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Anne M
Reviewed March 10, 2018 via mobile

I don’t have much experience riding horses, but had a great hour-long ride here last week. Very affordable and rewarding with a great guide. Thanks!

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank drewmangroup
Reviewed December 23, 2017

Melissa is knowledgeable about horses and also knows the geology of the surrounding area. There are plenty of rock samples that she has gathered and was happy to show our kids the various kinds found in that area. We enjoyed the incredible scenery during our...More

Date of experience: December 2017
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Reviewed September 16, 2017

Would highly recommend! Awesome time! Melissa the owner and trail guide was very knowledgeable of the area. Which made the ride interesting, plus views amazing. We took the 2 hour ride even though hadn't been on a horse in a long time. Plus the horses...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank paulafrasier
Reviewed September 16, 2017

September 9,2017 my son Danny, daughter Becky and sister Debbie and I,joined trail guide and owner Melissa for an outstanding ride. Upon arrival we were met with welcoming hello's from Melissa and her mother! Previous to departure we loved on her mascot dog who displayed...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank joannchapman30
Reviewed August 26, 2017 via mobile

I took my two nieces (11 and 14) to Cieneguilla Stables last week and we had a wonderful ride with Melissa. None of us have much experience with horses but Melissa gave us thorough guidance and we quickly felt very comfortable. The ride itself is...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank 622marshallk
Reviewed August 23, 2017

Great 1.5 hour trail. Melissa the host and owner of the horses is a great guide with good knowledge of the area and its history. I particularly liked the kitten on a leash which her stable helper had when my family and I were there....More

Date of experience: August 2017
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