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Address: 107 Forest Road, Ruidoso, NM
Phone Number: 505-354-2778
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Fun for beginners

We had two teenage girls and an eight year old. We were all beginners. Was nervous about my eight year old, but they gave her the perfect horse. Trail was nice. Rained the whole... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed 2 weeks ago
jenhall139
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Marble Falls, Texas
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Marble Falls, Texas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had two teenage girls and an eight year old. We were all beginners. Was nervous about my eight year old, but they gave her the perfect horse. Trail was nice. Rained the whole time but they provided sturdy ponchos. Hour ride was perfect length. Least expensive ride we could find in the area at $25 per person. Guide was... More 

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Clovis, New Mexico
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2016 via mobile

This place was really hard to find if your not familiar with the area and dont have a map. When we finally found it we showed up a minute too late and had to wait an hour for the next tour but it was beautiful and the kids played in the creek so we didn't mind. The wranglers were so... More 

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WOODBRIDGE
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2016 via mobile

We had two teenag teenagers and a 7yr old. At 25$ a person it was kind of expensive but a good experience for the kids. It's a good ways off of the beaten path but worth the drive.

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El Paso, Texas
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2015 via mobile

Called early Saturday morning to schedule a ride. Talked with a friendly man. Scheduled for 10am. Waited around for 45 mins before horses were ready. The gentleman was not talkative at all. The women didn't say much. During the ride they yelled every time your horse tired to eat the grass. We took our two boys ages 13 and 10.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2015 via mobile

This place is off the beaten path, but well worth the drive. Don't count on GPS to get you there... Go to Bonito Lake and keep on going. Absolutely beautiful drive. The horses are healthy and clearly well taken care of. The one hour trail ride was just the right amount of time for our city slicker rear ends. The... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2014

Nice ride in a beautiful canyon along a stream. Our three year old rode with Mom. If you go in a winter snow four wheel drive is a big plus as you get near the stables.

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Honolulu, Hawaii
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2014

About an 18 mile drive from Mechem and Sudderth down paved and unpaved roads and passes Lake Bonito. The drive itself is pretty, and the road ends at the stables. Don't arrive earlier than 10 AM or later than 3 PM. Riders head out on a first come, first served basis. They have a large variety of horse breeds, and... More 

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Odessa, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014

Amazing day for the family, once you arrive if the old dog barks, just keep walking he's safe. You will love this place kids.

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France
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

No one showed up, it was supposed to be open, the horses were in a pretty ba shape to my opinion. Too bad because the trails were really beautiful. I decided to go horse riding at the Casino finally and I don't regret it.

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Dallas, Texas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2014 via mobile

I've been on many trail rides in many different areas and this one was par for the course and what I expected it to be. It's not a fancy outfit but that's what I liked about it too. The horses followed each other because they are trained to do so for safety reasons; and, the horses are older but again... More 

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