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Cave Creek Outfitters

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31313 N 144th St, Scottsdale, AZ 85262-6875
+1 480-471-4635
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Beautiful ride, good wrangler, well cared for horses

Can’t wait to go back for a sunset ride. Morning ride was already pretty warm but environment was... read more

Reviewed July 2, 2018
Luvtravel5760
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Saint Louis, Missouri
via mobile
We'll come back for sure!

When we arrived, another group was already there and the was a woman who was scared of the horse so... read more

Reviewed June 26, 2018
natachahuot
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Rimouski, Canada
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Cave Creek Outfitters is a riding stable offering rides into the Tonto National Forest and the Scottsdale Preserve. Also available Group activities such as Corporate Events, Teambuilding, Cowboy Cookouts, and Cowboy Games.
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  • Very good9%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“hour ride” (121 reviews)
“sonoran desert” (49 reviews)
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31313 N 144th St, Scottsdale, AZ 85262-6875
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+1 480-471-4635
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"hour ride"
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"horseback riding"
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"sonoran desert"
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"great ride"
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"trail guide"
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"guide james"
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"novice riders"
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"quail"
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"granite mountain"
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"took pictures"
in 10 reviews
"beautiful scenery"
in 9 reviews
"flora and fauna"
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"scottsdale area"
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"great guide"
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"horses"
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"wranglers"
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Reviewed July 2, 2018 via mobile

Can’t wait to go back for a sunset ride. Morning ride was already pretty warm but environment was lovely and our wrangler Cactus Rick was knowledgeable on the Sonora desert and the horses. Great conversation and good for any level rider. The horses were visibly...More

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Reviewed June 26, 2018 via mobile

When we arrived, another group was already there and the was a woman who was scared of the horse so I though to myself: boy that's gonna be a little boring today. The guy that welcomed us ask us if we've ridden before. I told...More

Thank natachahuot
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Reviewed June 21, 2018

Thank you Jeff, our guide, for the sunset trail ride. He was very informative of the history, animals and region we traveled through. My husband and I are considering moving to the area and this adventure gave us an appreciation of the area. I would...More

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Reviewed June 4, 2018

My best friend and I met up in Arizona for a Memorial Day weekend getaway. We both live in different parts of the country and initially only wanted to spend time at the resort. At the last minute I decided we should go horse-back riding...More

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Reviewed June 1, 2018 via mobile

We did the two hour trail ride with Cactus Rick. He was fabulous! Great stories from a real cowboy! The horses ( Dolly and Joe) were easy to handle and clearly well cared for. The entire operation is very organized and it’s clear the people...More

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Reviewed May 26, 2018 via mobile

My husband and I visited Cave Creek Outfitters for a horse trek guide this May. Kim was our guide. I had ridden a little before but my husband had never ridden. From start to finish we had the best time. We did the 2 hour...More

Thank Salfry
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Reviewed May 24, 2018 via mobile

Myself, my husband, and our two kids (ages 6 & 8) went out for a 1-hour ride with guide Pam today. Pam was awesome and matched us all up with appropriate horses. My kids had never been on a trail ride on their own horses,...More

Thank rachelmle
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Reviewed May 9, 2018 via mobile

As full time travelers all over the country my husband and I often catch any opportunity to take a trail ride. I am a pretty experienced rider, he is not. Still, with the different levels of experience we both enjoyed this ride. Only, maybe he...More

Thank Bsuttie
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Reviewed April 20, 2018 via mobile

Our family recently visited Scottsdale, AZ from the east coast. One of the highlights of our vacation was taking the two hour horseback ride through the desert at Cave Creek Outfitters. The staff were so friendly and the horses were well trained and so sweet...More

Thank Patti B
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Reviewed April 20, 2018 via mobile

My family and I had an awesome day at Cave Creek Outfitters. My daughter (age 6) and son (age 9) had never been horseback riding before but Cowboy Sean was a perfect instructor and their horses were gentle and wonderful. We took an hour long...More

Thank jgnewengland
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timdT8644BX
June 9, 2018|
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Response from Florence P | Reviewed this property |
Should be able to. My 9 year old nice was with us and she did the same thing. The guide goes slowly and will lead the horses. They will chose a horse that matches your level of skill. But remind your son to stay in line and... More
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EdmontonSnow_Bird
March 25, 2018|
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Response from gregger1 | Property representative |
I am sorry we do not allow guest to ride double for safety reasons. We can take children ages 6 and up on the trail rides. Thank you
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January 20, 2018|
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Response from Elizabeth O | Reviewed this property |
They just have beautiful horses as far as I know. They will match you with a good fit if you're concerned.The staff are amazing and very good horse people.
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