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Zephyr Cove Stables

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If you love horses this is a fun Family or couple's activity. It's a single file line type guided... read more

Reviewed January 15, 2019
Sarah S
Lake Tahoe (Nevada), Nevada
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An unforgettable trip - saw 2 bands of Wild Mustangs!!

My 22-year-old daughter and I decided last minute to book with Zephyr and we are so glad we did... read more

Reviewed December 16, 2018
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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Breakfast, lunch and dinner rides in the high Sierras.
800 U.S. Highway 50, Zephyr Cove, NV 89448
+1 775-588-5664
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Reviewed January 15, 2019 via mobile

If you love horses this is a fun Family or couple's activity. It's a single file line type guided trail so it's a nice little trip through the woods with great lake views. Friendly guide and happy beautiful horses.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Sarah S
Reviewed December 16, 2018 via mobile

My 22-year-old daughter and I decided last minute to book with Zephyr and we are so glad we did. We took the short 40 minute drive through the mountains to Gardnerville to take a ride in the pinenut mountains. Our guide Alex, a Fourier and...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank lcully
Reviewed October 3, 2018 via mobile

When we booked our trip to Lake Tahoe South, I knew that there were many trails for hiking and horseback riding but I didn’t know any specifics. When we arrived our hotel concierges recommended Zephyr Stables. They were able to call and accommodate us the...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Jaselyn B
Reviewed September 6, 2018

The 1.5 hour ride started on time. The horses were the stable type. They knew the trail well, which let the rider with time to enjoy the scenery. The trail was very dusty. I would recommend a bandanna to cover nose and mouth especially if...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank caharting
Reviewed August 27, 2018

We bought our grandsons, ages 10 & 16 here and everyone had a great time. I hadn't been on a horse for many many years and was a little concerned but it was far easier than I expected. We each were given the perfect horse...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed August 15, 2018 via mobile

My daughter and I haven’t been on a horse in ages - they gave us both the perfect horses so nice and gentle!! Our guide Rodney was super!! He really made the trip really nice and super- my daughter and I really will remember our...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Maxandbarney
Reviewed August 5, 2018 via mobile

What a great trail ride through mountain trails that occasionally made me feel sorry for the horse trying to pick his way through the rocks and trees but then these horses know what they’re doing. Beautiful views of the lake and very peaceful. There were...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank 458debbia
Reviewed July 14, 2018 via mobile

We had to pay cash only. We had a great ride - my daughter & I plus another couple for two hours. Horses matched according to experience. . Guide never spoke on the trip but we did get great views of the lake and a...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed July 6, 2018 via mobile

We booked a ride with Zephyr Cove Stables while visiting South Lake Tahoe on June 27,2018. Besides our Napa Valley wine tour this was our favorite excursion. We chose the 2 hour ride. Troy was our guide and he was great. Our horses were Fallon...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Cdr24540
Reviewed June 27, 2018 via mobile

Such a great time! Great service and such kind people. Beautiful horses that take you up to a great view.

Date of experience: June 2018
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