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Address: West End, Roatan IB3100, Honduras
Phone Number: 011 (504) 9687-1067
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Horseback riding tours

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nice ride!

We went out with Sharkey and Kayla which were both real nice. Rode down the side of the main street, through the local area to the beach. We went thru shallow water and back to... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 11, 2016
Barry S
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Miami, Florida
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Miami, Florida
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43 reviews
14 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2016

We went out with Sharkey and Kayla which were both real nice. Rode down the side of the main street, through the local area to the beach. We went thru shallow water and back to the stables. It was a long ride of 2 hours which is plenty if you are not an regular horse rider. The cost was fair... More 

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Thank Barry S
Guatemala
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43 reviews
19 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2016

I went for a solo ride with Shirkie, who was funny and entertaining. He knew a lot about the area, having lived their for most of his life, and was able to provide commentary for the whole ride. I rode El Presidente (no joke) who was a real cutie and very easy. I have been riding since I was 12... More 

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Indianapolis, Indiana
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5 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2016

After reading several reviews of the tour guide being intoxicated during the tour, I was very nervous for this excursion. The pickup was very difficult to find as our driver was sitting on the side of the road with the Dixon Tours sign behind another sign. I was a bit nervous about getting in his car, as it was an... More 

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Thank Carol S
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5 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2016

Shirkie Bodden gave us a private horseback riding tour through the jungles and along the beach. We had the most WONDERFUL time! Would highly recommend!!!

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Bakersfield, California
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12 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2016

We booked this tour through Victor Bodden tours. We were very pleased with the horses and the ride that took us on a beach ride for part of the time. Horses were very relaxed and easy going.

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Wolfeboro, NH
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7 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2016

We arrived early, but Shirkie went out and got the horses ready and got us out! Absolutely amazing ride along the beach and mangroves! We had a fabulous time and Shirkie and Kayla were great! Thank you!

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Sacramento, California
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7 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2016

While in Roatan, I took a horseback ride with Shirkie, the owner at El Rancho Barrio Dorcas. What a treat! The horse he had me ride was gentle and responsive. Not barn sour at all. Shirkie was very knowledgeable about horseback riding and Roatan in general. I was treated to a private ride to the beach, something I've been waiting... More 

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Roseneath, Canada
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15 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2015

We planned the ride with Roosmarie, who was great. East to communicate with, and very prompt at answering emails. We showed up to the ranch, and no one was there. Sharkie showed up late and said someone stole his phone, so he bad mouthed Hondurans, and seemed like he was plastered. Obviously, none of the horses were ready, so we... More 

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Yorktown Heights, New York
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2 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 29, 2015

Best. Excursion. EVARRRRRRRR!!!! Roosemarie gave us great directions, so we found the ranch right away and got a couple of young, healthy looking, well groomed horses. I got one named Trigger, and I found out why he was named that later. He was very well trained, responded quickly to my commands and he loved to gallop, and so do I... More 

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Fort Myers, Florida
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13 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2015

Once off of our cruise ship we found our driver right away, after that everything went down hill from there. We arrived at the stables and the horses were not ready and the two guides that were there did not speak a lick of English. About 10 minutes after we arrived, our guide, Shirkie showed up completely hammered!!!! He was... More 

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