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Widowmaker Trail Rides

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904 Quail Creek Ct, Southlake, TX 76092-3117
+1 817-251-1156
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Perfect way to escape the city

We had an amazing, relaxed and fun ride with David and his wife Beth. We were made to feel very... read more

Reviewed 21 June 2017
James A
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David was a FANTASTIC guide and helped me with an awesome proposal!

David made my fiance and I feel right at home. We had ridden horses before, but it is clear that no... read more

Reviewed 19 June 2017
Garrett S
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Guided Horseback riding on Lake Grapevine between Dallas and Fort Worth. This short scenic jaunt allows you to experience the great outdoors while travelling along the shores of Lake Grapevine and enjoying the natural wooded trails. Our Lake Grapevine ride is 2 hours and costs $90 per person. By Appointment only.
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“hour ride” (6 reviews)
“fun ride” (3 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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904 Quail Creek Ct, Southlake, TX 76092-3117
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Reviewed 21 June 2017 via mobile

We had an amazing, relaxed and fun ride with David and his wife Beth. We were made to feel very welcome and it was great to get out of the city and out in the fresh air. A beautiful spot of countryside just out of...More

Thank James A
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David A, Owner at Widowmaker Trail Rides, responded to this reviewResponded 23 June 2017

Thanks for taking the time to post this review. Hope to see yall again.

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Reviewed 19 June 2017

David made my fiance and I feel right at home. We had ridden horses before, but it is clear that no experience is needed. He is a great instructor, and his horses are very well broke. Highly recommend!

Thank Garrett S
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David A, Owner at Widowmaker Trail Rides, responded to this reviewResponded 21 June 2017

Thanks for letting me be part of that special moment. Yall are an awesome couple.

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Reviewed 16 June 2017 via mobile

We had such a wonderful evening on the trail with David. I've been on trail rides all over the world and this is my favourite to date. We had a great mix of trotting and normal pace and the scenery was beautiful. Our mounts were...More

Thank Alex H
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David A, Owner at Widowmaker Trail Rides, responded to this reviewResponded 18 June 2017

Thanks for your kind review. Hope to see y'all again.

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Reviewed 24 April 2017 via mobile

Great day, riding beautiful horses in a hidden gem in DFW. David was great, patient and knowledgeable. You can tell he LOVES what he does.

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David A, Owner at Widowmaker Trail Rides, responded to this reviewResponded 26 April 2017

Thanks for your taking time to review. I really enjoyed riding with y'all.

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Reviewed 5 April 2017

Our host and guide was David. What a true cowboy. We had a small group of 4 and David made sure everyone understood how to ride. My horse was Freckles an old man with a mosey attitude. We brought up the end of the line...More

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David A, Owner at Widowmaker Trail Rides, responded to this reviewResponded 6 April 2017

Thanks so much for the kind review. Hope to see y'all again.

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Reviewed 1 April 2017

David was a great host. Spent time making sure everyone understood the principals of riding and continually check in making sure everyone was comfortable and correct in their handling of the horses. It's a great location too, through the bush, along creeks and then the...More

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David A, Owner at Widowmaker Trail Rides, responded to this reviewResponded 3 April 2017

Thanks for taking the time to provide a kind review.

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Reviewed 30 January 2017 via mobile

Best decision ever!! Trails went on forever and ever on flood land owned by the Federal Govt! Didn't just walk, trotted or jog, if you prefer, in areas suitable. Dave is extremely cordial. Horses are very well cared for "pets". Not like a real touristy...More

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David A, Owner at Widowmaker Trail Rides, responded to this reviewResponded 1 February 2017

Thanks for your kind words. Your observation is correct, the horses are like family to us.

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Reviewed 13 January 2017 via mobile

It was such a wonderful experience! David was our trail guide; he was so kind and attentive! He gave us great tips and really made the ride enjoyable! I recommend this to anyone who has little or a lot of experience! I will be going...More

Thank Holly M
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David A, Owner at Widowmaker Trail Rides, responded to this reviewResponded 15 January 2017

Thank you so much for the review. Hope ya'll come ride again.

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Reviewed 21 November 2016

This was my first time riding and I had a fantastic experience. I was a little nervous at first but our guide Jeff quickly put me at ease.The views around the lake were lovely and Jeff was very knowledgable about the trails and provided interesting...More

Thank Lindsey W
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Reviewed 15 November 2016 via mobile

We had a great time on the two hour lake ride. Dave and the horses were great. Got to see plenty of sites and wildlife along the way. Dave even took a bunch of pics for us. A great time if your in the area.

Thank Dennis R
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David A, Owner at Widowmaker Trail Rides, responded to this reviewResponded 18 November 2016

Thanks so much for your kind words. However, I still have to root for the Cowboys on Sunday. LOL. Hope to see you next year.

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marlawarner
16 January 2018|
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Response from David A | Property representative |
Depends on how large and how many large people want to ride at the same time. We have several horses that can carry 220 lbs. 1 horse that can carry a little more.
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Gram-RN
19 April 2017|
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Response from Dennis R | Reviewed this property |
It is about a 15-20 min drive from the campgrounds to Widowmaker Trail Rides.
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Milwaukeetraveler-dj
4 December 2016|
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Response from David A | Property representative |
Sorry, I do not. I did a quick google search and found nothing. All I see is carriage rides.
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