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Widowmaker Trail Rides

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904 Quail Creek Ct, Southlake, TX 76092-3117
+1 817-251-1156
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Widowmaker Trail Rides A Must Do When In Dallas!!!

A truly amazing experience and would love to return to do it again! I had no experience at all with... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Joseph B
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Amazing experience

If you're looking for the best trail and horse ride in DFW this is it! My friends came in from out... read more

Reviewed May 2, 2018
sjariullah
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Dallas, Texas
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Guided Horseback riding on Lake Grapevine between Dallas and Fort Worth. This short scenic jaunt allows you to experience the great outdoors while travelling along the shores of Lake Grapevine and enjoying the natural wooded trails. Our Lake Grapevine ride is 2 hours and costs $90 per person. By Appointment only.
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“hour ride” (6 reviews)
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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904 Quail Creek Ct, Southlake, TX 76092-3117
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+1 817-251-1156
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A truly amazing experience and would love to return to do it again! I had no experience at all with regards to this type of activity whereas my partner had some. David was a fantastic host and catered to our every need right from the...More

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Reviewed May 2, 2018 via mobile

If you're looking for the best trail and horse ride in DFW this is it! My friends came in from out of town and this was a beautiful trai. Our guide was so professional and patient. There were 3 of us, 2 beginner and 1...More

Thank sjariullah
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David A, Owner at Widowmaker Trail Rides, responded to this reviewResponded May 4, 2018

Thank you so much for the kind review and I really hope to see you again.

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Reviewed March 26, 2018 via mobile

2 hours of pure ecstasy! Horses are super friendly. David, the owner is a gentleman that knows how to treat his horses and make people comfortable around the animals. I've done horseback riding before but this one is the best one so far.. the view,...More

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Reviewed March 23, 2018

Not since I rode the streets of Rock ridge and saw Mongo after the bean dinner have I enjoyed the camp town ladies (which is a good old work song) as I did with my afternoon with Widowmaker. Many thanks and tell the governor I...More

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Reviewed March 11, 2018 via mobile

This was such a fun experience. My fiancé and I loved meeting David and his beautiful horses. David showed us how to properly control the horse and he even taught us how to trot with the horse. My horse Shiner was an experienced horse and...More

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David A, Owner at Widowmaker Trail Rides, responded to this reviewResponded March 14, 2018

Thank you so much for the kind review. Shiner has a huge fan club!

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Reviewed January 11, 2018 via mobile

David was our guide and he was amazing! Very knowledgeable and kind. He made us feel so comfortable. With 4 of us-2 adults and 2- teenagers all with various riding experience. One with limited and the others with more experience and The horses are very...More

Thank rncoachmom
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David A, Owner at Widowmaker Trail Rides, responded to this reviewResponded January 13, 2018

Thanks for taking time to review. Enjoyed meeting your wonderful family and hope to see yall again.

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Reviewed October 15, 2017

We had a few days in Dallas to explore and chose to go on the Widowmaker Trail Rides to have our first horse riding experience. It was so lovely! It took about 30 minutes to get there from Downtown. The horses were pleasant natured and...More

Thank Alana D
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David A, Owner at Widowmaker Trail Rides, responded to this reviewResponded October 17, 2017

Thanks for taking time to post a review. I'm really glad you enjoyed the time with the horses.

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Reviewed October 3, 2017

I ended up going on a trail ride with Jeff and another couple David and Jamie from NC on an early Saturday morning. We started at 8:30 am. When I showed up, Jeff had all of the horses ready, introduced us and we got on...More

Thank CharleeDiane
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David A, Owner at Widowmaker Trail Rides, responded to this reviewResponded October 4, 2017

So glad you enjoyed the ride and thanks for posting a review.

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Reviewed October 2, 2017 via mobile

I took my friend on a trail ride for her birthday. It was her first time to ever ride a horse and our guide David was a kind and patient teacher. She learned all the basics in a matter of minutes as we set out...More

Thank Jennifer W
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David A, Owner at Widowmaker Trail Rides, responded to this reviewResponded October 4, 2017

Thanks for taking the time to post a review. Great Birthday gift.

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Reviewed September 24, 2017

My wife Esmeralda and I were searching for a new way to experience nature and get away for our anniversary prior to dinner. I found the Widowmaker Trail Rides and called Dave to book the ride. From the time I arrived in his driveway until...More

Thank Jeffrey H
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David A, Owner at Widowmaker Trail Rides, responded to this reviewResponded October 4, 2017

Thank you so much for the kind review. Hope to see yall again.

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marlawarner
January 16, 2018|
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Response from David A | Property representative |
Depends on how large and how many large people want to ride at the same time. We have several horses that can carry 220 lbs. 1 horse that can carry a little more.
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Gram-RN
April 19, 2017|
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Response from Dennis R | Reviewed this property |
It is about a 15-20 min drive from the campgrounds to Widowmaker Trail Rides.
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Milwaukeetraveler-dj
December 4, 2016|
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Response from David A | Property representative |
Sorry, I do not. I did a quick google search and found nothing. All I see is carriage rides.
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