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Widowmaker Trail Rides

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2 hour sunset ride

This has been my favorite trail ride I have done. David gave great instructions before and during... read more

Reviewed October 5, 2018
Amanda-Kaye C
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Amazing Experience

I went riding with David and two other couples, one couple were German so a language barrier, I... read more

Reviewed September 30, 2018
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Horseback riding, photo shoots and events. By Appointment only. Our location is on Lake Grapevine between Dallas and Fort Worth. We offer a 2 hour ride for $90. We are also a premier photo shoot location with a starting fee of $100 per hour.
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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All reviews hour ride riding experience making sure beautiful horses amazing experience the owner guide david two hours horse ride her birthday explained everything dallas area well taken care anyone who wants my girlfriend a lot of fun riders
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Tried to book a ride for two people as all the reviews were great, however I rang and left a message but they didn't reply so I was disappointed not to have the same experience as the other travelers did. One time trip to Dallas...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed October 5, 2018 via mobile

This has been my favorite trail ride I have done. David gave great instructions before and during the ride. Was very knowledgeable about the area and very welcoming. David was funny as were the beautiful horses. I felt very comfortable on the horse and the...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed September 30, 2018

I went riding with David and two other couples, one couple were German so a language barrier, I have to say David was remarkable in explaining the handling of the horse, so professionally done and David’s horses are in beautiful condition lovely place you are...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed September 29, 2018

My wife and I went riding with David today and, along with four others, we braved cloudy skies and the threat of rain. We had a great time with David providing loads of handy tips on handling the horses, factoids on the animals and the...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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David A, Owner at Widowmaker Trail Rides, responded to this reviewResponded September 30, 2018

Thanks so much for taking time to post a review. Hope you are able to ride with me again.

Reviewed September 20, 2018 via mobile

Found David very friendly & very informative about how the day would go. Horses looked very well taken care of & very happy. Had a lovely 2hr ride & had some trotting also. Had use of restrooms & drinking water in his own ranch. Big...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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David A, Owner at Widowmaker Trail Rides, responded to this reviewResponded September 21, 2018

Thanks for the review! Hope to see you next time your are in Texas.

Reviewed September 13, 2018 via mobile

Our party consisted of three adults and two teens. We have limited riding experience. Our guide David, was very friendly, patient and understanding. He explained everything we needed to know about the horses before we set out on a two hour ride through the the...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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David A, Owner at Widowmaker Trail Rides, responded to this reviewResponded September 14, 2018

Thanks for taking time to review and I hope to see you again soon. I was driving up that way to buy some equipment, so it was no problem dropping off the water bottle.

Reviewed September 6, 2018 via mobile

Really healthy and well behaved horses. David was an excellent and careful guide. Taking the horses into the water and being able to trot were highlights for me. I felt safe and even though it was hot, there was plenty of shaded areas on the...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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David A, Owner at Widowmaker Trail Rides, responded to this reviewResponded September 7, 2018

Thanks for your kind review, and I am very happy that you enjoyed your riding experience. I also enjoyed the great conversation along the trail. Hope to see you again.

Reviewed August 31, 2018

My girlfriend and I recently did a trail ride with David at Widowmaker Trail Rides. I have never ridden a horse before, while my girlfriend used to be a horse trainer, and both of of us had a fantastic time. David's horses are well kept,...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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David A, Owner at Widowmaker Trail Rides, responded to this reviewResponded September 1, 2018

Thanks for you kind review Sam. The rides are not always private but always small. I am very happy that you enjoyed this experience and hope you are able to come again.

Reviewed August 1, 2018 via mobile

My husband and I looked up horseback riding in Dallas and chose widowmaker trail rides based on the excellent reviews. As a result of David and his horses, this experience was unforgettable and just amazing. David, the owner and guide, was a proficient instructor. He...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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David A, Owner at Widowmaker Trail Rides, responded to this reviewResponded August 2, 2018

Thanks for your kind review. Hope you are able to come ride again.

Reviewed July 2, 2018 via mobile

I can assure you that this amazing expierence is worth it to take the time out of your day. You learn so much about horses and David was amazing to my family. I can also assure you that this is a 100% legit ride and...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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David A, Owner at Widowmaker Trail Rides, responded to this reviewResponded July 3, 2018

Thanks for the review. I hope to see your family 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 237dennisr237 | 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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