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High Mountain Trail Rides

#1 of 1 things to do in Mormon Lake Features Animals
2040 Morman Lake Road, Mormon Lake, AZ 86038
+1 928-354-2359
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Wonderful horseback ride by Saguaro Lake

My friend an I had a fabulous 2 hour ride in the Tonto Forest by Saguaro Lake. The horses were... read more

Reviewed November 18, 2016
Erika112B
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Two hours in the Ponderosa Pines!

We rode in the pines near Mormon Lake (news flash...the lake dried up in 1980s!) and it was... read more

Reviewed October 18, 2016
william W
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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2040 Morman Lake Road, Mormon Lake, AZ 86038
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Reviewed November 18, 2016 via mobile

My friend an I had a fabulous 2 hour ride in the Tonto Forest by Saguaro Lake. The horses were well maintained and trained. Beautiful scenery along the trail. Our guide Chris was great and made sure we had a good time! We will definitely...More

Thank Erika112B
HMTRAz, Front Office Manager at High Mountain Trail Rides, responded to this review

We want to thank you for joining us at Saguaro Lake and are so pleased that you had a wonderful ride. We look forward to having you join us again in the future. Thank you!

Reviewed October 18, 2016 via mobile

We rode in the pines near Mormon Lake (news flash...the lake dried up in 1980s!) and it was AWESOME! Our guide was Paul who is a REAL cowboy as he wore leather chaps, rolled his own Bugle brand cigarettes, but abstained smoking during the ride...More

Thank william W
HMTRAz, Front Office Manager at High Mountain Trail Rides, responded to this review

Thank you for writing us a review. We appreciate the great response. I'm so glad to hear that you had such a wonderful time with us! We hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed October 12, 2016

We went on the 1 hour trail ride with Chris and Amber. The horses are gentle and sweet. Our guide and Wrangler were great. They were easy to talk to and very knowledgable of the horses and their personality. The ride was amazing. The terrain...More

Thank wings2fly2016
HMTRAz, Front Office Manager at High Mountain Trail Rides, responded to this review

We are so pleased to hear that you had a good time riding with us at Saguaro lake! Come see us again soon!

Reviewed October 3, 2016

My husband took me on a surprise two hour ride for our anniversary. I have to admit, I wasn't super excited when we arrived. My previous riding experiences had not been very fun. Anna and Isabelle were the best! They were amazing guides and made...More

Thank Jennifer H
HMTRAz, Front Office Manager at High Mountain Trail Rides, responded to this review

Sorry to hear about your previous experience but I'm glad we made a better one for you! Come see us again and get more good riding experiences! Thank you for the review.

Reviewed September 19, 2016 via mobile

My boyfriend and I booked a trail ride for our anniversary. We did a 4 hour ride with Chris. We had gone once before and i had fallen in love with their horse; pickles, so we made a special request for her to accompany us...More

Thank Allison D
HMTRAz, Front Office Manager at High Mountain Trail Rides, responded to this review

Thank you for giving us such a great review! I'm glad we fulfilled your request and you had a great time. Pickles is a good horse, come visit her again soon!

Reviewed September 8, 2016

My son (6 years) and I went on an hour long trail ride with Grace as our guide. My son was really scared at first but Grace reassured him and when the ride was over he didn't want to be done. The horse was very...More

Thank relaxwithme24
HMTRAz, Front Office Manager at High Mountain Trail Rides, responded to this review

Thank you for the review! I'm glad you and your son had a good time and happy to hear he had a good first experience! We look forward to seeing you again!

Reviewed September 2, 2016 via mobile

While staying at Mormon Lake Lodge, we took the half hour trail ride on a beautiful Sunday Morning with Sally, Suzi, Jimmy & Luke (our horses). Molly was our expert guide and very friendly. Beautiful views and great for beginners. Reservations can be made online,...More

Thank Elizabeth W
HMTRAz, Front Office Manager at High Mountain Trail Rides, responded to this review

I'm so happy to hear you had such a good time riding with us! Come see us again soon! Thank you

Reviewed August 15, 2016 via mobile

Horses looked great and healthy, 8 year old grand daughter and myself did the early morning trail ride on 8-12-16 and the 2 hour trail ride was better than i expected. We will be back to do this again and ride horses everyday on or...More

Thank Frank A
HMTRAz, Front Office Manager at High Mountain Trail Rides, responded to this review

Thank you for the review! I'm glad you had a good time. We look forward to seeing you again soon!

Reviewed August 11, 2016 via mobile

I had a great time horseback riding. Chris did a great job as my guide I will comeback again sometime.

Thank Michael B
HMTRAz, Front Office Manager at High Mountain Trail Rides, responded to this review

Thank you for leaving a review! I will pass the good words on to Chris. Hope to see you soon.

Reviewed July 30, 2016 via mobile

We went horseback riding here to celebrate my birthday. The horses and staff were wonderful! But when we got out about half way on our 2 hr ride we were surrounded by lightning. It was very nerve racking, BUT our guides kept us calm and...More

Thank loganlenehan
HMTRAz, Front Office Manager at High Mountain Trail Rides, responded to this review

Thank you for the review. I'm sorry to hear about the lightning but I'm glad your guides made you feel safe and you still enjoyed your ride. Come see us again soon!

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dbcooper262
My two daughters are quite petite and timid at the ages of 6 and 9 and though they both have a deep love for horses, neither have ever ridden before. Is it possible they can ride in tandem with their mother and I to give us all a better sense of security during their first experience?
January 13, 2017|
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Response from HMTRAz | Property representative |
Unfortunately they do have to ride their own horse, we will all ease them up there and talk them through it. They will be right by the guide. So we can work them through their nervousness. Or another option is to have them... More
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Debra R
Do you do sleigh rides in the snow?
December 17, 2014|
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Response from HMTRAz | Property representative |
We do not offer sleigh rides this year but check back next year for availability on our winter activities.
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