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Camp Richardson Corral

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#14 of 55 Outdoor Activities in South Lake Tahoe Features Animals
4 emerald bay rd. (hwy 89), South Lake Tahoe, CA 96150
+1 530-541-3113
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Best horseback riding!!

We took our 10 and 13 yr old for their first horseback ride. The owners made sure we were all on... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Dallas, Texas
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great experience, horses well taken care of

We booked a 2h horsehide to fallen leaf lake and had a great experience. Upon arrival it... read more

Reviewed August 17, 2016
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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 forests.We also offer hay wagon rides, pony rides, pack trips and boarding facilities.
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4 emerald bay rd. (hwy 89), South Lake Tahoe, CA 96150
+1 530-541-3113

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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We took our 10 and 13 yr old for their first horseback ride. The owners made sure we were all on the best horse for us. Our guide, Chelsea, was fabulous. I've ridden before but this was the first time I was actually comfortable on...More

Thank cfionatx
Reviewed August 17, 2016

We booked a 2h horsehide to fallen leaf lake and had a great experience. Upon arrival it immediately shows the owners really take care of their horses. The horses are relaxed & approachable and we noticed that they change horses between tours to protect them....More

Thank Blueforce01
Reviewed July 24, 2016

The corral is located passed Pope Beach andCamp Richardson shopping area. Traffics ltrying to get into the P/L for Pope Beach and CR shopping area. Recommend 1-2 hour ride with an appointment. Recommend early rides. Hay rides starting at 5:15.

1  Thank Arnold C
Reviewed June 26, 2016 via mobile

Had a great time. Our wranglers were both friendly, knowledgeable and enjoyed what they were doing. Make sure to get a reservation, wear long pants and follow their instructions and you'll have a great time.

Thank Jack M
Reviewed June 19, 2016

We went horseback riding two years ago and Camp Richardson Corral, and this was the main thing we wanted to do when we came back this year. First, you'll love the atmosphere around the corral. The staff are great...very helpful, knowledgeable. The guides we've had...More

Thank Sharon H
Reviewed June 17, 2016

Was looking for a little fun on our way out of town and took the kids here. My son had never been horseback riding before and it was perfect. They talked him through it and they all had a blast. Looking forward to trying the...More

1  Thank Kelly K
Reviewed June 4, 2016

My family and I (son & daughter age 9) are not novices to riding (it is a staple of vacations and they do it at home) and we went into this saying we would get unique perspectives of the lake and mountains...what we got was...More

Thank familytraveler110
Reviewed May 27, 2016 via mobile

The guides and hostess and hostess were extremely friendly. We had a party of six with two people novice to horses. They were horse lovers after the one hour trip. The trail was slightly up the mountain and non-threatening. Everyone loved the trip. I highly...More

Thank FantomDiner12
Reviewed October 26, 2015

we booked the 2 hour horse riding trek for 6 people was a great trek, the 6 of us who done this all had a great time even when the horses miss behaved and ran of course! would deffo recommened doing this as something different...More

1  Thank Sarah17083
Reviewed October 22, 2015

Not only is Camp Richardson Corral a third generation owned and managed operation of love and pride, our family has made it a tradition of our own and frequent this incredible equine establishment as much as possible. The summer and fall trail rides with spectacular...More

2  Thank Cathy F
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