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Oakland Heights Farm

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Best part of vacation

Awesome ride up the mountain, great view, and so much fun. Had experienced and inexperienced... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
Alexis E
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I'll go every time I'm in the area

Had such a wonderful time family members from 78 to 6 accommodated all of us wonderfully... read more

Reviewed July 21, 2018
mark g
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  • Very good15%
  • Average3%
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  • Terrible3%
5 weeks ago
“Best part of vacation”
21 Jul 2018
“I'll go every time I'm in the area”
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17110 James Madison Hwy, Gordonsville, VA 22942-8516
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Awesome ride up the mountain, great view, and so much fun. Had experienced and inexperienced riders, David was a patient and fun guide. Took photos of our group at the top. Honestly a great experience. Also close to bluegreen resort.

Thank Alexis E
Reviewed July 21, 2018 via mobile

Had such a wonderful time family members from 78 to 6 accommodated all of us wonderfully. Experience levels from expert to no experience at all. We had so much fun. Might have been the last time I get to ride with my father. Wouldn't trade...More

Thank mark g
Reviewed November 10, 2017 via mobile

My husband and I were visiting Gordonsville, and actually stayed at a location that had horseback riding on site. However, due to rain all week, we were unable to ride the horses there. I'm so happy it worked out like that! The people at Oakland...More

1  Thank Tracey W
Reviewed September 18, 2017

Went riding again with Dave and his help thru the beautiful Virginia countryside. This time I had my sisters who had never ridden before. there were 6 of us in all and Dave was patient with us and very protective - making sure all were...More

1  Thank kghudson
Reviewed June 18, 2017 via mobile

We had a great time. This is on Route 15 between Orange and Gordonsville. Very much a community supported/supporting event. The 50/50 drawing benefits the local fire department. Food vendors are local activities. And there are a few other Tshirt, Belt buckle, hat vendors and...More

1  Thank CtheSea
Reviewed April 11, 2017

Nice, friendly staff. Informed us on the demeanor of the horses. My 12 yr old had never ridden so he enjoyed the low key experience. We would do again and recommend for a nice family experience.

1  Thank 561tammy
Reviewed September 12, 2016

I was told already on the phone, that it is a pleasure ride - also for beginners. And so it was. Walking the horse up and down the mountain and the ride for $45.- per hour was over. For me it was a bit of...More

1  Thank Marion M
Reviewed July 4, 2016

Our inn-keeping arranged a large group ride (11 people) with David, and we really had a wonderful time. Although the ride itself was a little over an hour, it was a two-hour process because of orientation and the time it took to saddle everyone up....More

4  Thank JK4321
Reviewed June 3, 2016

After carefully reviewing Tripadvisor reviews, looking for a riding stable that took an ethical and humane perspective in animals, I decided upon Oakland Heights Farm based upon the positive reviews. I called David Lamb and made a reservation for a ride. My husband, daughter and...More

15  Thank ckulis
Reviewed May 26, 2015

We booked this through Chestnut Hill B&B. It was a very nice ride through the mountains. the horses are well mannered and trained. Very enjoyable short ride.

2  Thank Steve K
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