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Lajitas & Big Bend Stables - Day Tours

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#1 Horse Run, Terlingua, TX 79852
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Sunset Ride - Great guides & great tour!

The staff and guides at Lajitas were outstanding! My family and I really enjoyed the narration on... read more

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Reviewed 3 days ago
Ben P
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Curtice, Ohio
Well run and accommodating!

Terrific staff made us feel comfortable and welcome. Horses were well cared for and matched well to... read more

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Reviewed 1 week ago
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Guided Horseback Trail Rides, hourly, 1/2 day w Lunch, All Days, Overnight camping trips, Big Bend Natl' & State Park. 28+ years in operation.
  • Excellent81%
  • Very good14%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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#1 Horse Run, Terlingua, TX 79852
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Reviewed 3 days ago

The staff and guides at Lajitas were outstanding! My family and I really enjoyed the narration on the tour and how well the guides managed the horses. We're not a horse riding family so having easy horses who were well trained and manageable was important....More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Terrific staff made us feel comfortable and welcome. Horses were well cared for and matched well to our group. Would recommend to anyone in the area!

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lajitasstables, Front Office Manager at Lajitas & Big Bend Stables - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank You for Your review. ! We do try and accommodate and Love Our Customers!!!! Thanks again and see ya on the trails

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Greatly enjoyed the ride. Beautiful country, nice horses and friendly guide. All around a great experience

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lajitasstables, Front Office Manager at Lajitas & Big Bend Stables - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks so much for your review and We look forward to riding with Ya'll again real soon We hope!

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We did a three hour ride with the guide Peyton. The scenery was great, the best part was going uphill/downhill at the canyon. Peyton knows a lot about the environment; we had a nice chat. The tours are mainly for beginners. We tried trot briefly...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We took the sunset ride which lasted about 2.5-3 hours. As I beginner, they went over everything with me. I felt pretty comfortable. The guide took time to check on all the riders. My horse was a little stubborn, but so be it. The ride...More

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lajitasstables, Front Office Manager at Lajitas & Big Bend Stables - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thanks for Your review !!!! Hope to ride with You again real soon !

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Family of 5, youngest is 12. Janelle was our guide at the Lajitas stable. There was another group going out at the same time with Armondo and another guide but they spaced us out so we never saw them until lunch. If you are nervous...More

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lajitasstables, Front Office Manager at Lajitas & Big Bend Stables - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

How wonderful . Thank You for Your review and Janelle says Thanks too! see ya on the trails

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Reviewed May 19, 2018

Horses OK. Guides had attitudes, condescending. Nice job with lunch. Assumed we had no experience(as they should) but were OCD about everything

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lajitasstables, Front Office Manager at Lajitas & Big Bend Stables - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank You for Your review. Would love to talk with You. My name is Montie please give me a call at 1-800-887-4331

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Reviewed May 14, 2018

The time and care and friendliness from the amazing cowgirls that took us out was so beyond expectations! You will walk by remnants of an old mine and into an arroyo and see sunset on some amazing vistas! I’m now trying to talk my friends...More

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Reviewed April 30, 2018

We had the best time! Armando was funny & engaging, and the scenery is gorgeous. They are great about pairing you with a horse that matches your riding level, and check in with you often on the ride to make sure all riders & horses...More

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lajitasstables, Front Office Manager at Lajitas & Big Bend Stables - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded May 1, 2018

Thanks for the review and The great tip on the Coffee and they also have homemade muffins!

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Reviewed April 28, 2018

Beautiful scenery. Horses did not cover much territory. That was OK since I have not ridden a horse very much in my life. Better to be safe then try something I would not be able to handle. Our guide was pleasant and fixed us a...More

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Rosalyn E
January 17, 2018|
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Response from lajitasstables | Property representative |
Good Morning: We do Take 6 year olds HOWEVER the ride a burro and are on a lead. We do not ride double for any reason. Hope this helps.Call us at 1-800-887-4331
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darlajoplin
June 22, 2017|
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Response from lajitasstables | Property representative |
Beginning at $45/person before tax or gratuity.
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JeffB77380
January 11, 2016|
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Response from lajitasstables | Property representative |
There are no height restrictions when it comes to riding with The Stables. Each of our locations has a minimum riding age. Big Bend Stables has a minimum age of 6 years old, Lajitas Stables has a minimum age of 9 years old... More
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