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Trail Horse Adventures

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Closed Now: 8:00 AM - 5:30 PM
Open today: 8:00 AM - 5:30 PM
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A wonderful time!

We took the 90 minute ride & it was a great experience. We rode through a variety of landscapes... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Sherrie S
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Harrisburg, Pennsylvania
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Beautiful trail ride

Enjoyed the scenery of the park very much. Did an hour trail ride, the guide was very knowledgeable... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Lauren M
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Ride through this one-of-a-kind masterpiece of nature in Dead Horse Ranch State Park and learn about the history and mystery that surround us here. On your ride you can experience beauty and wildlife that is signature Arizona. The Verde River makes...more
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Hours Today: 8:00 AM - 5:30 PM
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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675 Dead Horse Ranch Rd, Cottonwood, AZ 86326-3711
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+1 928-634-5276
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed March 22, 2015

My group was a 9 years-old boy, 17 years-old girl, my wife and myself. We had a really amazing time. We did one and a half our ride and enjoyed the whole trail. It is very well organized, the staff is really friendly and the...More

3  Thank James_Canaan
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed April 18, 2017 via mobile

We booked a one hour trail for my husband and I and out 2 kids 8 and 11. This place looked very poorly maintained and our wrangler was a child around 10 years old who gave our group minimal instruction. They did not ask if...More

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Laury C, Manager at Trail Horse Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded April 24, 2017

Two sides to every story. We feel for what happened to you we want our guests to have a positive experience. We had our head Wrangler with over 50 years of experience who you called a senior and the teenager that you claim is an...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We took the 90 minute ride & it was a great experience. We rode through a variety of landscapes & Jenny was a great guide .. so friendly & informative. It was pleasant & first rate, start to finish, booking to the sad end of...More

Thank Sherrie S
TrailHorse A, Manager at Trail Horse Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

It was a pleasure having you. Thank you for choosing Trail horse Adventures.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Enjoyed the scenery of the park very much. Did an hour trail ride, the guide was very knowledgeable and friendly. Would recommend Trail Horse Adventures to anyone beginner or experienced, it will be a comfortable ride.

Thank Lauren M
Reviewed October 10, 2018

The best ride I've had in Arizona. The horses walked pretty much on a dirt path...My horse Bonita was VERY calm but intelligent and responsive. Our guide was knowledgeable and personable. The stable was clean. The horses were well fed and looked happy. We took...More

Thank Teresa T
TrailHorse A, General Manager at Trail Horse Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded October 11, 2018

Thank you for choosing Trail horse Adventures

Reviewed August 20, 2018 via mobile

My family is on vacation in Sedona and my daughter loves horses. She found a brochure of the Trail Horse Adventures in our hotel and we decided to schedule our 1 hour ride. I was nervous as my daughter is 9 year old and she...More

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TrailHorse A, Manager at Trail Horse Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded August 21, 2018

Thank you for choosing Trail Horse Adventures.

Reviewed August 7, 2018

We had a beautiful 1.5 hour ride through the national forest on a 100+ degree day. Turned out perfect as the sun went under some rain clouds for us! Our guide was very friendly and talkative and we learned some cool stuff along the way....More

Thank rubyksparents
Reviewed July 31, 2018 via mobile

DJ, Ally were great hosts at the stable and Wrangler Dan, a native Arizona cowboy, was the finest guide: stopping to take our photographs in saddle, explaining about the terrain, the shrubs and wildlife and the Indian history of the region! He even took a...More

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TrailHorse A, Manager at Trail Horse Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded August 1, 2018

We enjoyed having you come back and see us again. And Thank you for choosing Trail horse Adventures.

Reviewed July 19, 2018

Good for whole family. We all enjoyed. No prior experience necessary. Nice easy and scenic ride through the state park. Highly recommend. Price per person very reasonable.

Thank Travelguy916
Reviewed May 31, 2018

Went there with my college age daughter. Kiana was out horse guide. She was really cool. Took photos of us while riding backwards for us. She is a arizona native, horse expert. We did the 1 hour tour. Wish we had time to do the...More

Thank jim p
Reviewed May 28, 2018 via mobile

Trail Horse Adventures is managed by a knowledgeable family of skilled riders who take great care of their horses. The ride takes you through beautiful AZ scenery, creeks and desert. We did the 1hr ride, but they have a variety of ride lengths. While the...More

Thank bonzai7787
Reviewed March 23, 2018

Dead Horse State Park is very pretty. Including ponds and the Verde River. Trail Horse Adventures has their corrals are set up right there. The horses were well behaved and our guide was friendly, fun, and cooperative with all the picture taking I wanted to...More

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Kirsten_Par
July 30, 2018|
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We were there in March. Temps in August approach the high 80s and 90s. The horses can handle it but would depend on your tolerance for sun and heat.
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