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Harvard City Riding Stables

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20360 County Road 306, Buena Vista, CO 81211-9523
+1 719-966-9395
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Great Afternoon in the Saddle

Grandsons (7&9) really enjoyed the 2 hour trail ride. Crossing streams, going up the mountain, the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Hal4408
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Lakeland, Florida
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On August 3, 2017 our group of senior women were taken on a trail ride. Our guide was riding "Max... read more

Reviewed August 22, 2017
Diana G
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20360 County Road 306, Buena Vista, CO 81211-9523
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Grandsons (7&9) really enjoyed the 2 hour trail ride. Crossing streams, going up the mountain, the ride had a bit of everything you would like in a trail ride. The horses and equipment were in very good shape.

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Reviewed August 22, 2017 via mobile

On August 3, 2017 our group of senior women were taken on a trail ride. Our guide was riding "Max" . She stated that she had never ridden him before. She had a great deal of difficulty with him and had to lead him on...More

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Reviewed August 15, 2017

We did a 2 hour ride one afternoon last week. First off, the staff was very helpful and Jill (our guide) did a great job in costumer service. The ride goes through pine forest, aspen groves and crossed a creek 2 times. We went to...More

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Reviewed August 10, 2017 via mobile

My 12 year old daughter and I joined another family on a 2 hour ride. Beautiful scenery. We had to wait for the rain to pass before starting but thankfully the weather was perfect for the ride. The horses were great with river crossings and...More

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Reviewed July 31, 2017

My husband and I spent a week in Buena Vista and enjoyed every second of it but the horseback riding was the highlight for me. I was raised on a horse farm in the Midwest and trained horses professionally for several years, however, this was...More

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Reviewed July 28, 2017

We booked the 2 hour horseback ride in conjunction with a white water rafting trip through Noah's Ark. The family was split as to whether they liked rafting or riding more! We have gone on numerous rides before. I usually try to book one horseback...More

Thank Kelly B
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Reviewed June 30, 2017

My daughter, sister, and I recently took a riding tour of the Collegiate Peaks area of Buena Vista, CO with Harvard Riding Stables. The route was beautiful as we crossed creeks and climbed and descended the mountains through pine and aspen forests using a section...More

1  Thank Claudia B
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Reviewed June 28, 2017

I would love to give 5 stars because I did enjoy the riding experience but there were a couple of issues so I'll make it a 4 star and explain myself. First of all the place is very hard to find. They tell you not...More

1  Thank jhmartinez2017
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Reviewed June 1, 2017 via mobile

This team was able to fit us in on short notice. Very accommodating, professional, courteous and fun. The ride was beautiful, couldn't have asked for better. Highly recommended!

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Reviewed September 6, 2016

We came for a family reunion and had booked a horseback riding package. Turns out the rafting place told the group the wrong place and we showed up here. The owners/managers were so accommodating, they took the 15-20 of us and said they would square...More

Thank TinaCara
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Judy P
July 23, 2016|
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Response from Joe B | Property representative |
Please call the stables at 719-966-9395 for availability. Thank you.
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Jennifer_Iverson
July 9, 2015|
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Response from Larry P | Reviewed this property |
I am guessing you cannot, but I would call them to ask. There may be liability issues if you are not using their horses. But like I said, call them and ask. Their horses were outstanding. Very responsive. I was on a retired... More
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