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Nice Ride in the Desert

We purchased a Groupon for a 90 minute ride during our vacation to Scottsdale. I hadn't been on a... read more

Reviewed June 19, 2017
Kelowna, Canada
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Fun trail ride

Used a Groupon for a 90 minute ride and we ended up getting a 2 hour ride. The guide was very... read more

Reviewed April 20, 2017
Annette M
Sheffield Lake
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30208 N 152nd St, Lorill Equestrian Center, Scottsdale, AZ 85262-6985
+1 888-330-8070
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Reviewed March 5, 2018

I wanted to take my 7 year old (she will be 8 in two weeks) daughter on a trail ride while on vacation in the Scottsdale area. I know nothing about any of the riding stables around there, but I found a groupon online for...More

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Reviewed June 19, 2017 via mobile

We purchased a Groupon for a 90 minute ride during our vacation to Scottsdale. I hadn't been on a horse since I was a young child so I was a bit nervous, but the staff helped make me comfortable. The instruction was pretty minimal but...More

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Reviewed April 20, 2017 via mobile

Used a Groupon for a 90 minute ride and we ended up getting a 2 hour ride. The guide was very knowledgeable and the scenery was nice.

1  Thank Annette M
Reviewed January 2, 2017 via mobile

We arrived unscheduled as they were getting ready to go on a trail ride. We asked if we could join and they said yes! I have never rode before and the guides were very knowledgeable and taught me to ride in minutes. We paid for...More

2  Thank Jhughe4555
Reviewed December 30, 2015 via mobile

I originally came upon this place through the Four Seasons but unfortunately the conceirge told me she couldn't book four months before and I would have to do a two weeks prior to my arrival. I was hesitant with that advice as we were traveling...More

1  Thank Awaywego23
Reviewed October 13, 2014

I had attempted to call and schedule 3 times. A woman finally calls back approximately a week after I had left the 3rd message and says that she kept losing my number. We scheduled a day and time for me to do the ride. When...More

1  Thank kimbrh
Reviewed August 29, 2014

If you ever wanted to be a cowboy or cowgirl, this is the place to learn the ropes! I've ridden horses and worked with many animal trainers and behaviorists, but these were some of the best I've ever come across. Lori and her staff are...More

2  Thank Julie W
Reviewed July 20, 2013

I definitely recommend this. We purchased from a Groupon so didn't know what to expect. It ended up being a ton of fun. The guide was friendly, and the views were great. This was also my family's first experience riding horses, so that was really...More

3  Thank Jennifer S
Reviewed November 5, 2012

My wife and I took the 1 1/2 hour trail ride with "Dennis" yesterday, at Cowboy College. Our horses (Tank & Xena) behaved beautifully, and the trail ride was one of our best! Weather was perfect and Dennis was full of knowledge of horses and...More

3  Thank JVS13
Reviewed July 16, 2012

I have seen the dessert from 4X4s, ATVs, and even TomCars but it should not be missed on horseback. I was very apprehensive about riding a horse, since they don't have controls like a 4x4 or ATV. When we got there I realized how BIG...More

2  Thank Jeff B
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