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Camp Richardson Corral

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Great ride!

We originally had a 2 hour ride booked in Napa Valley the next day, but it was cancelled because of... read more

Reviewed July 21, 2018
Amanda M
Wilmington, North Carolina
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Fun two-hour trail ride on July 4th

Our group of 7 adults booked the two-hour extended trail ride for 10 am on July 4th. Traffic was... read more

Reviewed July 6, 2018
Lisa L
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Camp Richardson Corral offers horseback rides through Lake Tahoe national forest. All tours are guided and at a walk. Trail rides may include beautiful views of Lake Tahoe, Fallen Leaf Lake, Taylor Creek, along with beautiful mountain meadows and...more
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4 Emerald Bay Rd., Emerald Bay Rd, South Lake Tahoe, CA 96150
+1 530-541-3113
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Reviewed August 2, 2018 via mobile

The website gave the impression that the scenery would be spectacular. In reality you trek through really dull countryside with no views. The people were not friendly. Very expensive for a dull trip. Save your money.

2  Thank Jacqueline P
Reviewed July 21, 2018 via mobile

We originally had a 2 hour ride booked in Napa Valley the next day, but it was cancelled because of the heat there. We called Camp Richardson and they were able to get us on a ride leaving the next afternoon. The horses are well...More

1  Thank Amanda M
Reviewed July 6, 2018 via mobile

Our group of 7 adults booked the two-hour extended trail ride for 10 am on July 4th. Traffic was heavy in the area due to crowds arriving at Pope Beach for the holiday, but fortunately Google maps rerouted us the “back way” so we made...More

Thank Lisa L
Reviewed June 16, 2018 via mobile

I have not been on a horse since I was young but I did love to ride once upon a time. This place was fabulous. From the reservations,to the check-in,to the ride itself, this was a well oiled business The horses were beautiful and cared...More

1  Thank Mels49
Reviewed May 28, 2018 via mobile

We went horse riding with Camp Corral and we had a wonderful time. The guides are lovely and over see everything. My youngest is seven and he rode for the first time independently. Worth doing the extended tour

1  Thank Anastasiakollis
Reviewed May 21, 2018 via mobile

First horseback riding experience and it was fantastic! Our guide was very friendly and made the ride very enjoyable. The horses did great too! Their personalities definitely showed during the ride, some wanted to have a snack on some bushes on the sides of the...More

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Reviewed May 3, 2018 via mobile

We went there end of April. The weather is still cold for horseback riding. The guide was very friendly. The view was not as good as I expected because of the fire several years ago. You can’t bring any bag or cellphone with you so...More

Thank kelly1175141
Reviewed January 7, 2018 via mobile

13 year old and mom enjoyed this ride ALOT! If you don’t like to ride (I don’t) there is not much to do at the corral, so consider leaving and coming back while the family rides.

Thank robgriffith5365
Reviewed August 24, 2017 via mobile

Amazing experience. We took our kids, aged 10, 14, 17 and 19 and our 65 year old mother in law. All but one of our kids had been on a horse before but the horses were matched fantastically. Very calm and controlled and the whole...More

Thank Vicki S
Reviewed August 21, 2017

We went as a family and it was a great one hour hack out. My 9 year old daughter was very happy chatting to the guide and

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September 3, 2017|
Response from Vicki S | Reviewed this property |
I think that children have to be 6 years and older to go on the treks but they do run short pony rides for the under 5's. They also run hay rides which are perfect for families with young children. There were 8 people in our... More