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End of the Trail Horseback Riding

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103 Guy Bark Rd, Cherokee, NC 28719-8148
+1 828-497-4803
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Fantastic ride :)

We visited on our camping trip to Cherokee, the weather wasn’t the best and it rained probably 1/2... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Lisa W
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Beautiful!!

This was amazing! Definitely the highlight of the trip. I was doubled up with my son and my... read more

Reviewed March 27, 2018
jandb918
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Miami, Florida
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103 Guy Bark Rd, Cherokee, NC 28719-8148
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We visited on our camping trip to Cherokee, the weather wasn’t the best and it rained probably 1/2 of the ride. Hard rain, not light. The horses were amazing and Goodlow and his wife were so professional, yet fun. The view at the top of...More

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Reviewed March 27, 2018 via mobile

This was amazing! Definitely the highlight of the trip. I was doubled up with my son and my daughter was on her own horse. She had an amazing time!! I think my horse was my actual spirit animal. He was quite stubborn and kept stopping...More

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Reviewed November 8, 2017 via mobile

I was so nervous about doing this but I am so glad that we did. My husband, our two daughters(ages 7 and 11) and I had never been horse back riding. Mr. Bark and his amazing gentle horses took very good care of us. The...More

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Reviewed September 24, 2017

My husband and I rode at End of the Trail and we loved it. Its been awhile since either of us have ridden so it was really nice to get back in the saddle. The horses were great. No problem at all and Goodlow is...More

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Reviewed May 30, 2017

My review is in relation to I5255IMdawns. I rode this same horse just this past Memorial Day Weekend and had no trouble at all. I am not an experienced rider but I ride frequently at End of the Trail with Goodlow Bark. I have seen...More

2  Thank 546denise
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Reviewed May 21, 2017

I went on February 28th, 2017 with a friend of mine. I was hurt really bad by one of their horses. The guide said the horse was spooked but had me take the horse out anyways. I was injured and had to be airlifted to...More

6  Thank I5255IMdawns
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goodlow b, Owner at End of the Trail Horseback Riding, responded to this reviewResponded May 24, 2017

First of all I would like to apologize for your accident and your injuries. It is my goal that everyone has a safe and enjoyable ride. But this incident was preventable and certainly unnecessary for everyone involved. Before you mounted the horse you told me...More

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Reviewed February 7, 2017 via mobile

Open all year round unlike other stables in the area (make appointments ahead of time in winter though). My 4 year old had a great time and was laughing hysterically. We don't have any experience with horses and it was no problem for us. Horses...More

1  Thank gbeaghan
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Reviewed November 21, 2016 via mobile

We had a great time horseback riding with Goodlow. The horses could be a little unruly but they're horses. Goodlow was awesome with them. My mom's horse decided it wanted to head back to the stable and Goodlow took off through the woods to get...More

1  Thank SamWilson85
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Reviewed November 15, 2016

Pleasant ride up to a scenic overlook. Horses are well-behaved. Owners hospitable. Maximum of seven guests. Just a few minutes from Cherokee.

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Reviewed October 22, 2016 via mobile

We had a great time horse back riding at End of the Trail. Goodlow, the owner, was a very efficient and trustworthy guide. He doesn't talk much so it's not as much of a tour. But when he did talk, I loved listening. The views...More

Thank Katie L
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