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Maverick Horseback Riding

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So Much Fun! When Can I Go Again??

A couple years back, I was seized with the desire to go horseback riding. I hunted around for... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Austin, Texas
Great Morning with Excellent Team

Took a morning off during a work trip to renew my interest in riding - After 50 years after my last... read more

Reviewed February 8, 2019
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Maverick Horseback Riding offers unique trails with a horsemanship approach by reservation from one of our Austin-based ranches or public parks. We have amazing water crossings, hilly pastures, scenic parks and even a country road with some...more
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
Austin, TX 78731-4254
Northwest Austin
+1 512-230-8413
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I booked this in November, for a vacation in February. I was really looking forward to our private ride in Austin, as we traveled from New York and don't get to do this very much. After taking a 45 minute Uber, the staff informed us...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Maverick Horseb... R, Owner at Maverick Horseback Riding, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for taking the time to review us on Yelp as well, and calling to speak with me yesterday and not allowing me the opportunity to refund you the $25 you requested because you didn't read the directions to the correct facility and the ride...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A couple years back, I was seized with the desire to go horseback riding. I hunted around for options and was drawn to Maverick because of their educational approach. Months slipped by without making a reservation, but this was finally the year! Online reservation process...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed February 8, 2019

Took a morning off during a work trip to renew my interest in riding - After 50 years after my last real riding experience, I had a wonderful private lesson with Jo on an incredibly sensitive and sweet horse, and was able to hone in...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed February 2, 2019 via mobile

If you’re looking for a horse back riding experience, I tried two local Austin ranches and can recommend Texas Trail Rides. The second I tried was Maverick Horseback Riding. I booked an experience from 11-1:30 with Maverick for my daughter and I, but we only...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed January 13, 2019 via mobile

My 14 year-old daughter and I decided on the spur of the moment to go for a ride and called Maverick on the strength of the Trip Advisor reviews. The owner, Jo, was super friendly and accommodating. We had an awesome time on what turned...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed January 12, 2019 via mobile

My wife and I rode with Brit and the owner jo. Brit got us ready, assisted us in saddling up our horses and prepared us for the ride...she did a great job. Jo joined us after and we headed out. The ride was beautiful and...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed December 26, 2018

On a clear temperate late December day, my partner and I enjoyed our ride thoroughly. Marissa and Jo Marie exuded competence, confidence and warmth. They know their horses and take great care for riders' safety. Caring and cleaning our respective horses was an integral part...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed December 17, 2018 via mobile

My wife and I have gone to many horseback riding places and this one is a little different in a good way. Here you help get the horses ready to ride. Marissa was a great teacher and guide. She taught us how to brush down...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed December 4, 2018 via mobile

Joan Marie varied the riding by age (teens & kindergartners were present). She customized the color of the horse to a unicorn and her horse was majestic with sky blue eyes. Painting party was so fun and plenty of amazing views. She have the option...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed November 21, 2018

If you want a limousine trail ride, you'll be better served somewhere else....if you're looking for the full immersion deal, this is the place.....two adults who have ridden for over 50 years and two 12 year little girls with limited experience all had an exciting...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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October 5, 2018|
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Response from Maverick Horseb... R | Property representative |
We operate out of ranches in Austin, Killeen, Manor, Round Rock, Pflugerville, Canyon Lake, Lockhart, Dale and Houston. When you book a ride with us online you're booking at a ranch or park location within a 30 minutes... More
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August 4, 2018|
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Response from Maverick Horseb... R | Property representative |
Regular riders pay rates based on their frequency of visit. If you're interested, the best thing is to start off with a session and see how it goes. You pay full price for your first session. If you come back the next... More
November 19, 2017|
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Response from dollysh | Reviewed this property |
Yes. Book online