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Conestogo River Horseback Adventures

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Birthday party - pony ride and wagon ride

A great place to take young children to experience riding ponies and to enjoy a birthday party in... read more

Reviewed May 28, 2016
Goderich, Canada
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A perfect trail riding experience

Celebrating the birthday of a friend, we went for a 2-hr trail ride on the beautiful scenic trails... read more

Reviewed September 25, 2018
Dundas, Canada
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535 Northfield Dr E, Waterloo, Ontario N2J 4G8, Canada
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Reviewed September 25, 2018

Celebrating the birthday of a friend, we went for a 2-hr trail ride on the beautiful scenic trails that wind along the Conestoga river. Crossing the river twice and even pausing for photographs, the horses were gentle and well trained. The trail guides were experienced...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Elayne2000
Reviewed June 4, 2018

I booked this trail ride for my daughter as part of her 11 years birthday gift, because she could not go on trail ride before turning 11 due to age limit. I originally booked two hour trail ride at the end of day, because thunderstorm...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Solo7SeasTraveler
Reviewed April 22, 2018 via mobile

My boyfriend and I went to this place and was incredibly disappointed. I have riding experience and he doesn't have much. We were put in with another couple and the instructions given were not great. They did not adjust stirrups, his were too short and...More

Date of experience: April 2018
5  Thank JazminL66
Reviewed November 7, 2017

I've come out to this facility multiple times for multiple activities and have never been disappointed. As an avid rider and horse lover, I can see how happy and healthy the horses are. The staff are very friendly and knowledgeable. The trails are beautiful year...More

Date of experience: October 2017
1  Thank dee695
Reviewed October 25, 2016

I took my girlfriend to Conestogo RIver Horseback Adventures for her birthday yesterday, October 24 2016. Tamara was our guide and she did an amazing job. She was very good at giving us instructions when necessary and helping us be comfortable with our horses. The...More

Date of experience: October 2016
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Reviewed October 25, 2016

My boyfriend booked a ride for two in late October on a Monday morning. We were the only ones on the tour and it was a lot of fun. Our guide, Tamara was friendly, very helpful and knowledgable. The horses, Rohan (mine) and Amelia (my...More

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank Rose2392
Reviewed September 16, 2016

It is incumbent on me to write this review to warn tripadvisor readers to stay away from this tour. We were taken on a trail that included many hills and river crossings. On the last river crossing, the horses would not follow the leader as...More

Date of experience: September 2016
16  Thank marciez2014
Reviewed May 28, 2016

One word UNSAFE. I would never recommend these facilities for any activities/services/ /lessons or camps. For starters, if anyone knows anything about horses, people at this barn are not OEF (Ontario Equestrian Federation) certified to be coaching your children, let alone up to date on...More

Date of experience: February 2016
13  Thank Kristina L
Reviewed May 28, 2016 via mobile

A great place to take young children to experience riding ponies and to enjoy a birthday party in the room set aside for that in the barn. Our party consisted of about 6 children, mainly 3 year olds. The girls had the ponies ready for...More

Date of experience: May 2016
Thank snowbird1954
Reviewed August 10, 2015

Recently took the scouts on a 4 hour horseback ride to St. Jacobs and back. They were the youngest group ever to make this trip. The youth and leaders enjoyed the ride and certainly would recommend it to others. We stayed from Friday to Sunday...More

Date of experience: August 2015
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Doug L
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Response from JazminL66 | Reviewed this property |
I was told 250 was their weight limit