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Cave Creek Trail Rides

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37019 N 32nd Street, Cave Creek, AZ 85331
+1 623-742-6700
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Great rides, great horses

I haven't been on horseback for many years so I was a little nervous. I shouldn't have been. This... read more

Reviewed 27 February 2018
shawneetrails
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Saint Louis, Missouri
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Had a lot of fun on my first horse ride. I brought my 14 year old with me and he enjoys it as... read more

Reviewed 18 February 2018
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Located just north of Phoenix, we offer a variety of horseback rides through the beautiful Sonoran Desert. All of our horses are gentle and experienced and take great care of our guests. We specialize in family friendly, safe horseback rides that are perfect for beginners and experienced riders alike. Our trails provide an excellent view of the Go John Mountains and the Phoenix valley below. We offer THE best horseback rides in the Phoenix area. Here at Cave Creek Trail Rides, we are known for our warm hospitality and our well cared for horses. Our guides are always friendly and courteous and love to share their knowledge about horses, the Sonoran Desert, and Cave Creek's history. Our horses are gentle, well mannered and always well cared for. Cave Creek Trail Rides offers a true western experience! We even include cowboy boots, hats and chaps to wear on your ride or just for great picture opportunities. We are dedicated to making your trail ride with us the highlight of your trip.
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“great ride” (19 reviews)
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Hours Today: 9:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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37019 N 32nd Street, Cave Creek, AZ 85331
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Reviewed 27 February 2018

I haven't been on horseback for many years so I was a little nervous. I shouldn't have been. This place was great! The horses are very well trained and in great shape. The price for a ride includes (if you want it) boots, a hat...More

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RebekahCain, Owner at Cave Creek Trail Rides, responded to this reviewResponded 28 February 2018

Thank you so much for taking the time to write us this review! We are so glad that you enjoyed your ride with Cameron and that you enjoyed your peaceful ride through the desert. We hope that you will come back and ride with us...More

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Reviewed 18 February 2018 via mobile

Had a lot of fun on my first horse ride. I brought my 14 year old with me and he enjoys it as well. Beautiful scenery and the horses were very calm and relaxing. Our tour guide was good too. He didn’t talk to us...More

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RebekahCain, Owner at Cave Creek Trail Rides, responded to this reviewResponded 21 February 2018

Thank you for taking the time to write us this review! We are glad that you enjoyed your relaxing and peaceful ride through the desert. Please come out and ride with us again soon!

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Reviewed 15 February 2018

Do yourself a favor and take the sunset ride...you will be wowed by the views and the staff. I could not have found a better way to celebrate my birthday. We had so much fun and learned so much from our guide. The horses are...More

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RebekahCain, Owner at Cave Creek Trail Rides, responded to this reviewResponded 16 February 2018

Thank you so much for the kind review! We are so glad that you celebrated your birthday with us. We hope to see you again soon!

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Reviewed 29 January 2018 via mobile

Amazing time with cowgirl boots and all trail riding with Cave Creek Jace:) Fabulous ride with great views and great hats!!! Highly recommend to all. Horses all incredibly well behaved and trained. Will come again!!More

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RebekahCain, Owner at Cave Creek Trail Rides, responded to this reviewResponded 30 January 2018

Thank you so much for the kind review! We are so glad that you stumbled across our corral ;) We will be sure to let Jace know that you enjoyed your ride with him. He is a great guide and we are lucky to have...More

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Reviewed 15 January 2018 via mobile

Ask for Jace! This was an awesome sunset ride! Who knew these beautiful views existed out here on the edge of the valley. Spectacular! If you are afraid of heights like I am, there are some edges that scared me but the horses were sure-footed...More

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RebekahCain, Owner at Cave Creek Trail Rides, responded to this reviewResponded 16 January 2018

Thanks for writing us this review! Jace is an awesome guide and we are thankful to have him on our team. We are so glad that you braved the heights so that you could see the views from our upper trail. We hope you will...More

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Reviewed 21 December 2017

Shelby was our guide and was patient with our young son and informative about the horses and the park. We were running late which could have been a disaster, but we called to let her know-she was wonderful. They have cowboy boots and hats you...More

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RebekahCain, Owner at Cave Creek Trail Rides, responded to this reviewResponded 22 December 2017

Thank you for the review! We are glad that you enjoyed your ride with us. Please come back and see us again soon!

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Reviewed 19 December 2017

This was our first visit at Cave Creek. We were greeted promptly and warmly by Shelby. The horses were very well mannered. We did the 1.5 hour trail ride, and it was a fantastic way to see the scenery. Shelby was very knowledgable about the...More

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RebekahCain, Owner at Cave Creek Trail Rides, responded to this reviewResponded 21 December 2017

Thank you so much for the great review! We are so glad that you enjoyed your ride with Shelby and we hope that you will come back soon and ride with us again!

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Reviewed 12 December 2017

Beautiful morning 2 hour ride with awesome horse and a very friendly and experienced guide Shelby! Thank you for the very scenic and awesome ride!

Thank Kerry B
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RebekahCain, Owner at Cave Creek Trail Rides, responded to this reviewResponded 19 December 2017

Thank you for writing us this review! We are so glad that you enjoyed the 2hr ride. It is such a great way to see the desert. We hope that you will come back and try another trail with us again soon!

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Reviewed 7 December 2017 via mobile

Awesome experience! Our guide, Shelby, was fun and knowledgeable. The horses were fantastic. Great way to see the scenery! Can’t wait to come visit again!More

Thank Tonya S
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RebekahCain, Owner at Cave Creek Trail Rides, responded to this reviewResponded 19 December 2017

Thank you for the review! We are so glad that you had such a great experience with us. We will be sure to let Shelby know how happy she makes all of our guests. She is a great guide and we are lucky to have...More

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Reviewed 7 December 2017

Shelby was our friendly, knowledgable, and able guide on our ride yesterday into the desert trails. She knew a great deal about the desert plants and animals, which was also a bonus for us. We highly recommend her and the Cave Creek Trail Rides.

Thank Lisa L
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RebekahCain, Owner at Cave Creek Trail Rides, responded to this reviewResponded 19 December 2017

Thank you for taking the time to write us this kind review! We are so glad that you enjoyed your ride with Shelby and we hope that you will come back and see us again soon!

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Sonali B
31 December 2017|
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Response from momlikesthebest | Reviewed this property |
I don't know if they have stallions, but this is a actual trail. That question makes me think you may have unrealistic expectations for the experience. The horses plod along in a line, nose to butt, on a trail surrounded by... More
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Rhonda G
1 November 2015|
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Response from MusicMama11 | Reviewed this property |
No, the pace was slow. But, you did have to watch out for thorns from the cacti catching you as you passed by!
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