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Garrod Farms Riding Stables

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Open Now: 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Open today: 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM
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Great family picnic spot with wine tasting and HORSES

This is a unique casual place to visit. Even if you do not want to ride a horse, you can visit... read more

Reviewed February 3, 2019
atwellsue8
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Saratoga, California
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We enjoyed an hour trail ride on a lovely Sunday morning. Our trail guides Katherine and Reed were... read more

Reviewed June 11, 2018
CasaDoor
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The Hammocks, Florida
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Trail rides overlooking Silicon Valley, English and Western lessons, summer day camps, special events, boarding and wine tasting at co-located Cooper-Garrod Estate Vineyards.
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Hours Today: 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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22647 Garrod Rd, Saratoga, CA 95070
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+1 408-867-9527
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Reviewed February 3, 2019

This is a unique casual place to visit. Even if you do not want to ride a horse, you can visit those in the stables, watch people learn to ride under their huge open air dome, and if you luck out, you can watch gymkahna...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed January 10, 2019 via mobile

I visited Garrod Farm stables in early Jan and I had a trail ride to myself with one member of staff leading and one behind. It was absolutely beautiful to see the vineyards and the views on the trail yes but unfortunately we were back...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed June 11, 2018 via mobile

We enjoyed an hour trail ride on a lovely Sunday morning. Our trail guides Katherine and Reed were very helpful and quite pleasant. The staff took extra care personally assuring each rider was comfortable during the ride.

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed May 30, 2017

The guided trail ride takes you through Fremont Older Open Space Preserve which is very nice with scenic views of the Bay. The staff were very friendly and the horses seem well taken care of. Previously, I've been going to Sea Horse Ranch in Half...More

Date of experience: May 2017
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Reviewed May 28, 2017

I love everything about Garrod Farms. Their lessons are amazing, their horses are absolute angels even if they do happen to misbehave every once in a while. The horses are prohibited from working more than four hours a day. When they are sick or injured,...More

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank Lucia K
Reviewed May 3, 2017

This stable is still a family-owned operation and as such, is run so well by people that really care about their horses. These are not the typical 'stable nag'. These horses are very well cared for and so well trained. These horses know when you...More

Date of experience: May 2017
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Reviewed March 22, 2016

I'm a lifelong horseback rider and an equine veterinarian; I thought Garrod Farms did a good job with your run-of-the-mill trail ride. The horses seemed well-cared for (keep in mind, I do this for a living) and were generally very well-behaved. I have been riding...More

Date of experience: March 2016
2  Thank AndreaEqn
Reviewed September 30, 2015 via mobile

Wow! Super time riding great horses in dramatic park setting. Stacy does the best guided tour you could ever hope to have. The mountain views are awesome.

Date of experience: September 2015
1  Thank 39kathyh
Reviewed August 8, 2015

A large number of stables are there with horses of various types.Some were undergoing treatment I think. The names of the horses were displayed and there were two riding areas

Date of experience: August 2015
Thank PBKJet
Reviewed July 2, 2015

My fiance surprised me with a trip to Garrod Farms and the whole experience was beyond superb. I've ridden horses all my life and been on a lot of less than good trail rides, but Garrod Farms absolutely knows what they're doing! Our guide was...More

Date of experience: August 2014
1  Thank Alexis C
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TinaC4035
May 26, 2019|
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Response from coopetal | Property representative |
We provide the helmets, but no footwear.
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Loreleigilmore
September 5, 2015|
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$60 an hour each rider
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