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Hickory Hollow Horse Farm

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219 Crooked Creek Rd, Gettysburg, PA 17325-7418
+1 717-253-6300
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Great ride!

Beautiful ride on the scenic battlefield. Attentive and knowledgeable staff. Can’t wait to return... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Jennifer D
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Derry, Pennsylvania
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Gettysburg Highlight

Our family of five did this battlefield tour and were not disappointed. Even as novice horseback... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Joann D
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Shavertown, Pennsylvania, United States
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“hour ride” (56 reviews)
“horseback tour” (47 reviews)
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219 Crooked Creek Rd, Gettysburg, PA 17325-7418
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+1 717-253-6300
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Beautiful ride on the scenic battlefield. Attentive and knowledgeable staff. Can’t wait to return! :)

Thank Jennifer D
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Our family of five did this battlefield tour and were not disappointed. Even as novice horseback riders, we were able to enjoy the ride thanks to the excellent staff from Hickory Hollow. They were experts in knowing their wonderful horses and who to match up...More

Thank Joann D
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Awesome staff. We did this tour with our grandkids ages 13 and 12, both first time horseback riders. The staff was extremely helpful and patient with the kids as well as with the rookie adults. Jim Miller the tour guide for the history part of...More

Thank Raymond D
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We loved ever minute! The horses were clean, well-tempered, and obviously well-cared for! The guide was very informative and the family who runs the business was so kind. We highly recommend!

Thank Amyfamilyof5
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My granddaughter and I ended our visit in Gettysburg with a horseback ride through the battlefield. The horses are well cared for as they are in great condition. Our guide was friendly. If you want a history lesson this may not be the place as...More

Thank 4212good
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Amazing time, amazing tour guide and excellent service. This has been the highlight of our vacation. I highly recommend doing thus tour!

Thank Julie H
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The staff members were very helpful and nice. Pam was extremely helpful and constantly in touch when the weather forced us to reschedule. The guide was also very good and detailed in her description of events. She painted a picture for us to envision as...More

Thank Melody N
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Six years ago I read an article in the Sunday Inquirer entitled Gettysburg in the Saddle and put that experience on my bucket list for when I retired. It was well worth the wait! Pamela, the owner, her wonderful team of wranglers, and Jim, our...More

Thank 207nancy
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Was little disappointed with the ride. Website says you’ll see all kinds of different battle sites but you see them from off in a distance!!! It’s more of a horseback ride with a licensed guide explaining the battle at Gettysburg.

Thank gaelicstorm
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our family had the best time on the 2 hour tour with licensed battlefield guide! It was absolutely amazing! Horses are very well taken care of and staff was outstanding. They go over everything beforehand to ensure you're comfortable and match you up with an...More

Thank T K
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Debbie W
December 22, 2017|
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Response from j0chef | Reviewed this property |
Deb, Hickory Hollow to would have to answer your question about availability but I would contact them as soon as you can. Great tour!
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Trail1998
June 24, 2017|
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Response from Sandra S | Reviewed this property |
their website has a place to contact them and they were very responsive. I'd suggest posting your question directly to them.
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whisar18
February 27, 2017|
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Response from Lizbailey85 |
Hi there! We tend to book up very quickly during the anniversary, so the sooner you know your plans the better. Just give us a call and we will do our best to work with you and get you in the saddle. We can accommodate... More
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