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Grindstone Stables

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523 Resort Dr, Ruidoso, NM 88345-9446
+1 575-257-2241
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Great experience

Adults and teens enjoyed experience. Beautiful ride. Staff was pleasant and knowledgeable . Worked... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Jim J
via mobile
Perfect place to go while in Ruidosa

My daughter and I loved this place, the owners were amazing and so nice. We highly recommend this... read more

Reviewed 9 August 2017
Eastland, Texas
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One hour guided horseback rides for the whole family! Please call for prices and reservations.
  • Excellent90%
  • Very good6%
  • Average1%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“trail ride” (21 reviews)
“great ride” (11 reviews)
523 Resort Dr, Ruidoso, NM 88345-9446
+1 575-257-2241
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Adults and teens enjoyed experience. Beautiful ride. Staff was pleasant and knowledgeable . Worked with us on scheduling.

Thank Jim J
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

My daughter and I loved this place, the owners were amazing and so nice. We highly recommend this place.

Thank kimmiebars
Reviewed 8 August 2017

I went to Ruidoso on a girlfriend getaway, and the horseback riding at Grindstone Stables was our favorite adventure! We stopped by to make reservations, and we were able to get on a ride the same day (due to someone else's cancellation). The entire experience...More

Thank romijen
Reviewed 27 July 2017

We went for a horse ride on our vacation earlier in July. We do not have experience in horse riding. All 4 of us enjoyed it and had a good experience. Our youngest is 2 and rode with Daddy. The trail was peaceful, and we...More

Thank TXMom2004
Reviewed 1 July 2017 via mobile

We took a large family group including six children and had a wonderful time. Upon check in, we were asked our experience level etc to match with an appropriate horse. The ride was scenic and enjoyable. The horses had a nice fast pace, and were...More

2  Thank MaggieB2010
Reviewed 13 June 2017 via mobile

This is a great place to ride. It is a guided tour but it has nice views and the staff are so nice and pleasant to talk to.

Thank Marlina H
Reviewed 29 March 2017 via mobile

My daughter and her friend and myself took a weekend trip to Ruidoso and planned our horseback ride in advance. The horses were great our guides were awesome. We had a truly amazing time. We had quite a large group, I wish it was smaller...More

Thank Melanie B
Reviewed 21 March 2017 via mobile

This was the third time our family has gone horseback riding, and by far, the best overall experience we've ever had. The staff was extremely professional and great with my kids. The horses were very well cared for, and it was a beautiful ride. I...More

Thank MyCubanz
Reviewed 18 March 2017 via mobile

So much fun! And the guides were simply fantastic. My 6 year old was led by a guide and they visited and cut up the whole time. My 12 year old rode on this own with us behind. The scenery was beautiful!

Thank Kasaroo82
Reviewed 17 March 2017 via mobile

We had 4 in our party 2 adults and a 8 and 14 yr old. The staff was great and very helpful! My kids are already asking to do it again!

Thank Rhonda P
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23 July 2017|
Response from Marlina H | Reviewed this property |
Not that I know of.
3 June 2017|
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Response from deannkk | Reviewed this property |
I believe it is against insurance rules.
Heejeong B
7 July 2016|
Response from GenRN |
No, we went in a mini-van, just fine.