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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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Horse mounted battle field tour

Great venue for all ages. Well mannered horses, healthy and sound. They got our group underway... read more

Reviewed August 9, 2016
erictrim
,
Allentown, Pennsylvania
via mobile
Wonderful experience

I had so much fun on this ride. I rode Viggo who was the sweetest horse ever, and although I've... read more

Reviewed August 9, 2016
Babs B
,
Hershey, Pennsylvania
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219 Crooked Creek Rd, Gettysburg, PA 17325-7418
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Reviewed August 9, 2016 via mobile

Great venue for all ages. Well mannered horses, healthy and sound. They got our group underway quickly and the guide was heard trough an issues ear piece. A def highlight of our trip. A must do while in Gettysburg

Thank erictrim
Reviewed August 9, 2016

I had so much fun on this ride. I rode Viggo who was the sweetest horse ever, and although I've hiked the battlefield and toured it many times, seeing it from horseback was an unique experience and one I highly recommend. As the great great...More

2  Thank Babs B
Reviewed August 7, 2016

Great horseback tour. Very friendly atmosphere from beginning to end. The guide was really great.Great horseback tour. Very friendly atmosphere from beginning to end. The guide was really great.

1  Thank higgirr
Reviewed August 5, 2016 via mobile

The tour was a lot of fun. It was safe for the whole family. The history discussion provided by the tour guide was interesting and informative. The ride was beautiful through the fields and around historical barns and houses. The women who take care of...More

1  Thank abudd77
Reviewed August 3, 2016 via mobile

We took a 2 hour ride in June. I am a very experienced rider, my 6yo daughter not so. We had a really enjoyable day. The horses are very well mannered & cared for. The guide is knowledgeable & interesting and we had several staff...More

3  Thank Shelley F
Reviewed August 3, 2016

Our favorite activity at Gettysburg. We went on the two hour Gettysburg Battlefield horseback ride with Hickory Hollow farms and everyone in the family loved it. I struggled to find an interesting way for my kids to learn about the Gettysburg battle. The trip included...More

1  Thank Ron B
Reviewed August 1, 2016

Very friendly and competent staff. The horses are very compliant so a rider need not stress about their abilities ( or lack of). By following the simple instructions of the staff your horse will heed. We chose the two hour recorded battlefield trail ride. The...More

1  Thank disneygirl85
Reviewed August 1, 2016

We enjoyed the up close look at the battlefield. It was nicer than dealing with cars and modern stuff.

Thank R H
Reviewed July 31, 2016

The experience was awesome. I've toured a lot of battlefields; without a live narration, the event is flat. Riding the battlefield on horseback during July, when the battle raged, gave great context to what the soldiers experienced. The narration was accurate and the dialog engaging.

Thank sherlockwork
Reviewed July 31, 2016

We called all four horse tours. Hickory Hollow was by far the friendliest and most responsive. One of the other groups appears to use a reservation service which knows not of what they are selling and another took 28 hours to return my call. Pam...More

1  Thank filliflash69
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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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julie g
February 14, 2017|
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Response from TomG6696 | Reviewed this property |
Yes you do with a licensed guide.
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