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Address: 23 Queens Farm Ln, Waynesville, NC 28786-7206
Phone Number: (828) 926-0718 ‎

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Hmm, I read the other reviews after our horseback adventure here. We were fortunate and had an excellent experience. While the grounds and the barn are dilapidated, the people... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 23, 2016
Susie K
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Lakeland, Florida
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Charleston, South Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2016

they have 2 different time frames and we took the 1 hour 45 minutes. Went with a group of 7 from 7 to 67 years old. We all had a great time. A few of us had never rode a horse except the pony rides where they walk the horse and a few of us have ridden before but not... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2016 via mobile

We were a large group with children ranging from 3 to 11. The 3 year old rode with me and the rest of the kids rode on their own. This was their first time riding and had an incredible time. The horses were sweet and gentle and the guide and everyone was helpful and knowledgeable. We had a great experience!

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Lakeland, Florida
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2016 via mobile

Hmm, I read the other reviews after our horseback adventure here. We were fortunate and had an excellent experience. While the grounds and the barn are dilapidated, the people were very friendly and extremely helpful. In fact our guide talked to us through much of the tour and gave my son, a first-time rider, lots of instruction. I was very... More 

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1 Thank Susie K
North Carolina Mountains, North Carolina
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551 reviews
104 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 229 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2015

Took the family, all ages. Staff was vety helpful and safety concious. Some of the trails are a bit steep, so hang on and follow your guide.

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Clarion, Pennsylvania
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2015

Not much help when starting. Took my wife and the two kids (8 and 10) they did not have helmets (we used bicycle ones) Saddle did not fit my son well. Once half way up mountain, one of the riders fell off his horse with a medical condition. No first aid kit or way to communicate with office (there was... More 

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2 Thank John T
Chapel Hill, North Carolina
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2015

I was hoping the positive reviews of Queen’s Farm Stables were right, but I found that the critical ones were unfortunately the accurate ones. This stable is obviously run on a shoestring. It is dilapidated. The bridle on my horse broke twice and the guide had to retie it with the hay string that had broken. Yes, the bridle had... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2015 via mobile

This was a great time by all. Took 2 kids and our family of 4 enjoyed every minute of the adventure up the mountain through a scenic trail. We would definitely return. We did the 1 hour trail.

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Fort Lauderdale, Florida
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72 reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2015 via mobile

2nd time only thing good was the price! Please Please don't let this be ur first experience. Pay the money go th Cataloochee. The trail is horrible. The horses r only good if ur 5yrs old or under. The guides treat everyone like they're stupid. I'm an experienced rider. The guide couldn't take a minute to speak to me about... More 

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4 Thank Rusty1011
Clyde, North Carolina
2 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2015

I made reservations 2 days in advance for 4 of my grandchildren, 3 girls and an 8 yr.old boy. My daughters asked me to request a female trail guide. We were assured we would get one when she returned to work, so we waited an extra day to get her. When arriving today for a 10 AM ride, we were... More 

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6 Thank Debirol
Georgia
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2015

The horses are more well mannered than the staff, whose state of sobriety is questionable. They won't get another dime from me. #justsayno

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