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Texas Trail Rides

#18 of 101 Outdoor Activities in Austin Features Animals
Austin, TX 78737
+1 512-697-9722
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Great ride, despite the heat!

My wife loves horses and where better to do a ride than in Texas ranch country? We saw the great TA... read more

Reviewed August 27, 2014
S_MurrayNZ
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Auckland, New Zealand
Anthony was AMAZING!!!!!!

I live in Austin and had a special guest visiting! We're both experienced riders and I wanted my... read more

Reviewed August 13, 2014
Laurel R
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Austin, Texas
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Texas Trail Rides takes pride in offering safe, family friendly, horse back trail rides and Texas outdoor excursions. We specialize in privately guided rides with experienced staff, sound mounts and first class customer service. We would feel honored to have you join us and experience Austin's beautiful hill country, outdoor wildlife and true Texas hospitality. Ride the historic rustic Circle C Ranch, Scenic Lake Austin, or through a Texas Vineyard. Overlook the majestic, downtown skyline during a romantic sunset ride. Or, ride to a fun, family picnic a top one of the ranch's bluffs. You have several Equine Excursions to choose from to design your dream ride. Texas Trail Rides is 12 minutes from down town Austin and rides are offered 7 days a week. So book your unique, truly Texas experience, today.
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Reviewed August 27, 2014

My wife loves horses and where better to do a ride than in Texas ranch country? We saw the great TA reviews for Texas Trail Rides so booked with them and we weren't disappointed. The staff were helpful and friendly when booking and gave a...More

2  Thank S_MurrayNZ
Kristina D, Owner at Texas Trail Rides, responded to this reviewResponded October 9, 2014

I'm glad we could show you some Texas hospitality and sights when you and your wife visited! I'm also happy to hear we were able to give you a unique and memorable experience during your travels. Erin will be happy to hear you both had...More

Reviewed August 13, 2014

I live in Austin and had a special guest visiting! We're both experienced riders and I wanted my guest to have a "Texas" equine experience. I DEFINITELY made the right choice! This amazing ranch with beautiful hill country vistas far exceeded my expectations!!! Our guide...More

2  Thank Laurel R
Kristina D, Owner at Texas Trail Rides, responded to this reviewResponded August 17, 2014

Hi Laurel, thanks for sharing your thoughts with me. It's so great to read that you enjoyed your recent visit to our ranch. From what I can gather, Anthony took great care of you, and I'll be sure to pass your compliments along to him....More

Reviewed August 10, 2014 via mobile

Absolutely loved it!!! Riding through the beautiful countryside and lake our wrangler Anthony was a great guide, friendly, professional and made the ride fun and enjoyable. Not your standard horse trail ride. I highly recommend this. :) Thanks again from LaurenMore

Thank Lauren Z
Kristina D, Owner at Texas Trail Rides, responded to this reviewResponded August 17, 2014

You're very welcome, Lauren! I'm so glad that you and your friends enjoyed your trail ride with Anthony. I'll be sure to pass your compliments along to him. If your travels bring you back to Austin in the future, I hope we'll be able to...More

Reviewed August 9, 2014

My son has been asking to ride horses, so I found this place online. It was a little difficult to find because there aren't great signs from the highway, but the staff was very helpful on the phone to guide us there for our little...More

2  Thank 800KathyD
Kristina D, Owner at Texas Trail Rides, responded to this reviewResponded August 17, 2014

Hey 800KathyD, thanks so much for the kind review. I'm very happy to read that you and your sons enjoyed your visit. We love sharing our horses with curious kiddos as well as adults -- Bo really enjoys getting visitors too! Once your youngest is...More

Reviewed August 1, 2014

very funny , very great, this is the fist time i have a chance to ride a horse . Lol ! this will be my best memories here.

Thank mark123mr
Kristina D, Owner at Texas Trail Rides, responded to this reviewResponded August 14, 2014

Amazing is just what I like to hear! Thanks for the review, Mark123mr. I'm glad you enjoyed everything on your first trail ride. Next time you're looking to ride, I hope you'll come back to see us! Best, Kristina, Owner

Reviewed July 29, 2014

I just took my first trip to Austin. The trip was for work, but since I've never seen the city, I wanted to take an extra day for some exploring. I am an experienced rider and try to get on a horse in every city,...More

4  Thank ducduc
Kristina D, Owner at Texas Trail Rides, responded to this reviewResponded August 17, 2014

I'm so glad you enjoyed your ride! This is truly the impression that we like to leave with all of our riders, and I'll be sure to pass your compliments along to Jessica and Ranger. Next time you're in the area, we look forward to...More

Reviewed July 25, 2014 via mobile

We had Jessica and she was great. Fun and interesting talk and information. I would recomend anyone in austin to go for this ride. They sure need a better description on how to get there though. A more detailed description. Apart from that 5 star!More

Thank Restaurant_traveler
Kristina D, Owner at Texas Trail Rides, responded to this reviewResponded July 30, 2014

Thanks for the awesome review, Restaurant_traveler! I'm glad to read that you enjoyed your trail ride with Jessica, and I'll be sure to pass your compliments along to Jessica. I also appreciate your comments regarding the directions -- I'll keep this in mind going forward....More

Reviewed June 30, 2014 via mobile

Nice trail ride outfitter on a beautiful ranch, with a river and lake to ride by. The wranglers are awesome, fun, knowledgable and safe.

1  Thank Leahdm
Kristina D, Owner at Texas Trail Rides, responded to this reviewResponded July 5, 2014

Thanks so much, Leahdm. I appreciate the feedback you've left for me. I'm really glad to hear you enjoyed your recent visit with your niece. Next time you all are looking for an outing, we'd love to host you again! Best, Kristina, Owner

Reviewed June 24, 2014 via mobile

Brought the family here for the 1.5 hour ride. Absolutely beautiful ranch with huge fields full if wildflowers and rivers. The guide was really nice and helpful. They should clear the low hanging branches off the trail however. Be prepared to duck and cover several...More

3  Thank TravelMasterGreg
Kristina D, Owner at Texas Trail Rides, responded to this reviewResponded June 26, 2014

Thanks for the review, TravelMaster6456. I'm so glad to hear that you and your family enjoyed your recent visit. I appreciate your feedback regarding the tree branches, and I'll be sure to address the issue with my team; it has been added to our list...More

Reviewed June 14, 2014

Texas trail rides has horses with outstanding personalities and behavior. TTR staff are not just people who help guide you in the right direction relating to horses but they become a friend and good company throughout the trail ride experience. The new Circle C ranch...More

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Thomasmurrell
How much does the buckroos trail ride cost?
May 28, 2016|
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Response from ATXCowgirl | Property representative |
Buckaroo rides include a mini private lesson, trail Ride and farm animal Petting zoo. It is the perfect experience to introduce or expand your family's exposure to horses. It is great for all ages and is $75/pp. We actually... More
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Nadeesh N
I haven't done horse riding before. This will be my first time. Is is okay for me ?
April 15, 2016|
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Response from ATXCowgirl | Property representative |
Yes! We love beginners and first timers!! You will love it. No experience needed! -Tina
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sherrymanson
How much do it cost
April 3, 2015|
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Response from Nanelson |
You can find prices in the section Trail Rides on the website. Depends on which ride you take and for how long.
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