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Moab Horses

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Beautiful ride in amazing area

We did an afternoon trail ride with two adults and three kids, ranging in age from 8 to 15... read more

Reviewed November 24, 2018
S3717NPkimh
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Davis, California
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Feels Different Exploring On A Horse

I had not initially thought about riding a horse on my trip to Moab since I was going mountain... read more

Reviewed November 11, 2018
VictorMullathron
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Small group and custom trail rides in the Professor Valley, visiting the Colorado River, riding in Onion Creek, and seeing where numerous movies and commercials have been made in the cliffs and canyons of the desert. Beginners to expert, ages 5 and...more
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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Hauer Ranch, Moab, UT 84532
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Reviewed November 24, 2018 via mobile

We did an afternoon trail ride with two adults and three kids, ranging in age from 8 to 15. Jonathan was our guide. Everyone had a very positive experience. Jonathan was friendly and competent, and my teenage son had a great time talking with him....More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Sena H, Owner at Moab Horses, responded to this reviewResponded November 25, 2018

Thanks for your suggestions! You are absolutely right about the jokes. In this era it’s probably safe to not joke about anything, and cowboys will probably be the last to understand new iterations of being politically correct. We take take thousands of people a year...More

Reviewed November 11, 2018

I had not initially thought about riding a horse on my trip to Moab since I was going mountain biking, dirt biking, jeeping and all that, but I have to say that this felt so completely different than all those other activities. The guide, Jonathan...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Sena H, Owner at Moab Horses, responded to this reviewResponded November 25, 2018

Thanks so much for visiting us and letting us know about your experience. Please come ride with us again. Happy trails!!

Reviewed October 25, 2018 via mobile

We were blessed with perfect October weather and had a great ride with Johnathan! Beautiful scenery, gorgeous horses, and a wonderful morning ride. On the drive back to Moab (a scenic drive!), we pulled into a parking area along the river and watched some rafters...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Sena H, Owner at Moab Horses, responded to this reviewResponded October 28, 2018

Thanks for visiting us! October can be the nicest time of year in the Moab area. Please come back and see us again!

Reviewed October 3, 2018 via mobile

Me and my boyfriend were visiting Moab and decided to go for a trail ride. Our guide was very lively and made the ride quite enjoyable. I would highly recommend this to anyone of any skill level.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed September 22, 2018

I'm not much for writing reviews, just reading them but here goes. We visited Utah for the first time in 10 years and a horseback ride was on our priority list for the Moab portion of the trip. Bottom line, I'm not sure we could...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed September 22, 2018

We thoroughly enjoyed our ride - beautiful scenery, our guide (Jessica) was excellent. We rode with 2 other guests (4 total) - Jessica offered lots of insight on the area as well as talked with all of us. Our horses were good - absolutely no...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Sena H, Manager at Moab Horses, responded to this reviewResponded September 23, 2018

Thank you for riding with us, and thanks for being understanding about waiting for guests who are either late or don’t show up. Please come ride with us again, and if you have a moment, post one of the pictures of your ride ;)

Reviewed August 31, 2018

My wife and l spent a couple of days in Moab. Decided to do a horse ride and picked the Haur Ranch for the next day. Easy online registration. Good directions and eat to find. Friendly staff. Made sure the horse matched each rider. Jonathan...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed August 5, 2018

This is the REAL deal. You have to experience this ride if you like horses, mules and the outdoors. The trail guides are very experienced and very used to all the questions, remarks and whatever other crazy things we can trow at them. We had...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed August 4, 2018 via mobile

We loved the sunset ride however the initial customer service was not exactly the best. We turned up and headed towards the horses and saw the employees tending to them. There was no greetings and we just stood there wondering what to do. Fair enough,...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed July 17, 2018

Had a late afternoon/early evening trail ride with a group of 8 with Jonathan. The ride was a bit more technical than others I've done, but I felt comfortable and enjoyed the ride immensely. I think most of us were matched well to our horse's...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Sydney E
February 8, 2018|
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Response from Sena H | Property representative |
Yes of course we use established trails to reduce impacts to the desert, although we don’t do the same trail for every ride. We mix it up and we can go cross country if we want or need to. And the horses do follow one... More
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GabrieleFL
January 21, 2018|
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Response from Kathleen M | Reviewed this property |
I also cannot comment on the weather at that time of year, but no problem being inexperienced. They offer helmets which I highly recommend because horses are still animals and can be unpredictable if spooked. That being... More
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Carla S
June 30, 2015|
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Response from Sena H | Property representative |
Hi. I have tried to respond to you twice earlier, but Trip Adviser keeps telling me that the answer hasn't gone through. We are excited about your visit and would love to take you all riding. If you want to discuss this... More
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