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Buck's Livery

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Great Horseback Ride with Beautiful Scenery!

We had a lovely ride with Wrangler, Emmy. It was relaxed, comfortable and fun! The scenery is best... read more

Reviewed September 21, 2018
Tucson, Arizona
Great staff and nice ride

We had a blast w our wrangler Emmy. She was the best and took great care Of us. The horses were... read more

Reviewed September 4, 2018
Fort Worth, Texas
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47000 Highway 550 Winter Location-, Just Past Mile Marker 49 on 550N, Durango, CO 81301-8782
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Reviewed December 30, 2018

First, let me start by stating I generally only write a review for positive experiences because I believe there are never enough of those. But this experience (or lack thereof) was negative enough I wanted to share to warn other families visiting Purgatory and wanting...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Mindy, Owner at Buck's Livery, responded to this reviewResponded January 2, 2019

Sabrina, Due to the snow conditions we were only able to offer a mini version, of the longer rides that we usually have available. You were notified of this.We significantly lowered the price to offer a ride that would give our guests a chance to...More

Reviewed September 21, 2018

We had a lovely ride with Wrangler, Emmy. It was relaxed, comfortable and fun! The scenery is best seen from horseback, too! We were there at a beautiful time, mid-September.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed September 4, 2018 via mobile

We had a blast w our wrangler Emmy. She was the best and took great care Of us. The horses were gentle and the views were amazing.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank larryw683
Reviewed August 18, 2018

Any day spent with Buck's is a great day. The best way to see beautiful backcountry scenery near Purgatory while your horse or mule does the heavy lifting. Shawn and the rest of the team make you feel like family. We are not experienced riders,...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed August 15, 2018

I took my family horseback riding in the smoky mountains a couple of years ago, and we mostly had fun. For this vacation, I decided that we would do it again. About 2 months before our arrival in Durango, I called Bucks Livery, and spoke...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed August 9, 2018 via mobile

We took our Grandkids , ages 11- 13 to Bucks Livery in July 2018. Our kids had limited riding experience so I was a little scared ... at first . But from the moment they got on and we rode off down the trail it...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed August 9, 2018 via mobile

We had so much fun. Buck’s did a great job of matching up horses to riders and made sure everyone was comfortable. The guides were very friendly and personable. The trail was amazing with many beautiful views. I recommend Buck’s for any age. They make...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed August 6, 2018

Buck is a local guy that was raised here. He really works hard to be sure everyone has a safe and fun experience. He was booked last year on the day I had my niece and her daughter open for something to do. After I...More

Date of experience: September 2017
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Reviewed July 22, 2018 via mobile

My husband, daughter, and I went for a two hour private ride on Saturday morning and couldn’t have enjoyed it more. Sean was our first point of contact and he was incredibly welcoming and friendly. As if we weren’t already excited to ride, interacting with...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed July 22, 2018

This horseback riding outfit is simply the best. Everyone is incredibly friendly and accommodating. They show a real interest in you (and more important they are really ultra nice to your young kids). The horses (and dogs, and cats, and llamas, and donkeys) are well...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Josh B
March 25, 2018|
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230 lbs.
Kent S
July 12, 2015|
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45 for 1 hour and 79 for a two hour . Plus tax.