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Grandfather Stables

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534 Church Hollow Rd, Boone, NC 28607-7194
+1 828-963-5000
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Great Morning!!

I called the night before and they were kind enough to put a ride together for me and my friend... read more

Reviewed April 20, 2018
wsp227
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Hanover, Pennsylvania
Great experience

On a cold December afternoon we went horse back riding for an hour and enjoyed it a lot, the trail... read more

Reviewed December 30, 2017
Corina0909
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Welcome to our family owned stable. Beautiful mountains surround the valley setting nestled only one mile below the Blue Ridge Parkway, at the base of Hollaway and Grandfather Mountains. If you want to go horseback riding please visit our website to book your activity. Booking must be at least 1 day in advance! Visiting Hours 10am to 4pm
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  • Very good7%
  • Average7%
  • Poor14%
  • Terrible21%
20 Apr 2018
“Great Morning!!”
30 Dec 2017
“Great experience ”
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Hours Today: 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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534 Church Hollow Rd, Boone, NC 28607-7194
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Reviewed April 20, 2018

I called the night before and they were kind enough to put a ride together for me and my friend. There had been some heavy rains and high winds earlier in the week so some of the trail was blocked. Diego took us as far...More

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Reviewed December 30, 2017 via mobile

On a cold December afternoon we went horse back riding for an hour and enjoyed it a lot, the trail was interesting crossing streams with a great view. The guide and Diego from the stables were really nice. One suggestion, a litlle cup of hot...More

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Reviewed November 28, 2017

Jud was absolutely wonderful and so was the rest of the staff at the stable. Sunshine was a great trail horse and the trails were spectacular! My friend and I rode there this past Friday (the day after Thanksgiving) and it was a perfect day....More

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Reviewed June 9, 2017

I have been around and showed horses for 10 years. I brought my daughter her to take lessons shes 11. On the first day Lesley Wooten had her try to lunge a horse and the horse took off on the lunge line and ran crazy...More

2  Thank winterwonderland02
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Reviewed May 11, 2017

I brought my almost 3-year old daughter here for a pony ride. She LOVED it. The gentleman who lead the pony was so attentive and kind. One of the trail guides offered suggestions of good places to hike so we were able to enjoy the...More

2  Thank ShelV711
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Reviewed February 27, 2017

We had a great experience riding horses with Lesley. The stables is beautiful with great horses and trail ride!

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Reviewed February 27, 2017

Beautiful horse farm with people that really care about the horses! Very good people and horses here

Thank Linda W
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Reviewed August 4, 2016

We bought a second home in Foscoe and it is very close to this barn. Our daughter loves horses and riding. We have tried to connect with the owner of Grandfather Stables on several occasions and have had no luck. On one occasion we even...More

4  Thank h0j076
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Reviewed June 24, 2016

Do not recommend this, as we spent most of our ride going up and back a nearby winding street. Not scenic or memorable. Would not recommend anyone to spend the time or money to take the "horseback ride". We spent $60 per person for about...More

3  Thank Bill C
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Reviewed March 28, 2016 via mobile

Had a great experience at Grandfather Stables for a trail ride with our 6 person group of kids and adults. We came to NC during spring break and were able to make a reservation the same day we called.

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