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New Name--- PONDEROSA TRAIL RIDES

Ponderosa Trail Rides is a great way to spend part of your day. You get off the road and see some... read more

Reviewed August 14, 2015
Candace C
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New Name "Ponderosa"

My son and I did not want to wait at Jewel Cave for two hours. We had seen Ponderosa on the way to... read more

Reviewed July 31, 2015
Jules453
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Aug 14, 2015
“New Name--- PONDEROSA TRAIL RIDES”
Jul 31, 2015
“New Name "Ponderosa"”
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Reviewed August 14, 2015 via mobile

Ponderosa Trail Rides is a great way to spend part of your day. You get off the road and see some of the back country. It is an easy ride and we have ridden with Mandy and Leonard for three years. Two of those years...More

Date of experience: August 2015
1  Thank Candace C
Reviewed July 31, 2015

My son and I did not want to wait at Jewel Cave for two hours. We had seen Ponderosa on the way to the cave so we decided to go horseback riding on the way back. We were just in time to join a family...More

Date of experience: July 2015
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Reviewed July 27, 2015

Ponderosa was recommended by the Custer KOA. I called not expecting to be able to get a reservation for the same day, but they had a ride available! When we arrived, they were super friendly! There was another group of 4 that was supposed to...More

Date of experience: July 2015
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Reviewed June 26, 2015 via mobile

Now called Ponderosa and was awesome! My daughter had an amazing time and the staff were extremely friendly and accommodating. We went with them because we started at the top of the list for trail ride and started valking, they were the only ones that...More

Date of experience: June 2015
Thank Bethany W
Reviewed July 29, 2013

When visiting South Dakota, going on a horseback ride was on our "must do" list. This is just what we wanted. They knew exactly which horse would be a good fit for each rider. This made the experience much more pleasurable. At first, the trail...More

Date of experience: July 2013
4  Thank Brenda T
Reviewed July 6, 2013 via mobile

Called at 10 in the morning and were able to get a 1:00 ride. It was a surprise for our 9 year old daughter who had never been riding. Linda and her husband were very kind and accommodating. Heather, our wrangler, was wonderful. Our daughter...More

Date of experience: July 2013
2  Thank PBPWisconsin
Reviewed February 17, 2013

We called Spirit Horse around 8:00 AM looking to make a same-day reservation for horseback riding. We spoke with the owner by telephone and he said " sure, just come on in and we'll get you set-up for a ride. He explained it will be...More

Date of experience: August 2012
4  Thank G B
Reviewed August 18, 2012

We stopped by on the way back from Jewel cave to inquire about a ride and Linda was willing to take just my friend and I out immediately! There was to be a larger group in a few hours, but we didn't want to have...More

Date of experience: August 2012
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Reviewed July 10, 2012

This was the first time my husband and I went horseback riding at one of these types of places, so there really isn't much to compare to. However, the staff was very nice and eager to help out when needed. There were 22 horses in...More

Date of experience: July 2012
Thank Alissa926
Reviewed June 29, 2012

We loved our ride. This trip was well organized; the horses were paired well with our varying rider abilities/weight. Two of us are heavy and we were "up front" about this when making our reservation, not wanting to injure a horse. Linda (the owner) and...More

Date of experience: June 2012
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