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Virginia Beach | Outer Banks (OBX) Horseback

#3 of 66 Tours in Virginia Beach Features Animals
31st Street On the Beach, Virginia Beach, VA 23451
+1 757-289-5470
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Delayed start on sunset ride

The ride was great. The horses were gentle. The guides were nice, kind and courteous. However, a... read more

Reviewed yesterday
sallytandy
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Orlando, Florida
Great Sunset Ride in OBX

Went on a sunset beach horse ride with family. My wife and I and our 2 kids, aged 8 and 10, had a... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Michael C
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Virginia Beach | Outer Banks (OBX) Horseback is a fun and caring organization that is here to help provide a better understanding of the bond that is established between man and horse. We have already rescued & retrained over 30 horses since Chase Foster took over the business in 2010. These horses were deemed unmanageable by their previous owners and now the men were looking to make a quick buck off the animal by selling to the highest bidder, slaughter chains and all. Our mission at these auctions is to find these horses and save as many as we can. The "unmanageable" horses come to the farm with all the spirit of a wild mustang. Here our goal is not to break the spirit completely, but find a safe way for us to communicate commands to the powerful creature in a way that can't hurt them or us. It's exhausting work, but with a lot of persistence, eventually they do seem to understand through our training and watching the other horses in action, that we are only here to help them succeed in life. Every customer that comes to support our business and experience their own bond on the beach, is ultimately helping us save and care for even more of these amazing animals.
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  • Very good6%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
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“beach ride” (7 reviews)
“hour ride” (7 reviews)
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31st Street On the Beach, Virginia Beach, VA 23451
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+1 757-289-5470

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Reviewed yesterday

The ride was great. The horses were gentle. The guides were nice, kind and courteous. However, a sunset ride that was scheduled to begin at 7:30 pm didn't start until well after 8 pm. The sun was already going down--we were well into twilight. Photos...More

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Reviewed 4 days ago

Went on a sunset beach horse ride with family. My wife and I and our 2 kids, aged 8 and 10, had a great time. The weather was perfect, the horses were wonderful, and the guides, were courteous, entertaining, and professional. It was the first...More

1  Thank Michael C
Reviewed 6 days ago

Me and the GF..we had Trigger and Cupid...they wanted to lead that day..we loved it..Jesse was the front guide, very cool..was a great 75 minutes or more on the horse..well worth it..10-15$ Off coupons in all the books..check it out.,A+ We did the Hatteras..Nags head...More

Thank krr140
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Chase, Jesse, and Cheyenne were all very nice and caring! They made me feel very comfortable because you could tell how much they cared about what they were doing. It's something everyone should experience and I will definitely be returning to this company for a...More

1  Thank Breanna R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was awesome and we can't say enough great comments about Chase, his staff and the horses. The treatment given to their beautiful horses is so admirable and touching. So nice to know they're being taken care of so well too. Unfortunately a storm caused...More

2  Thank Angela T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Chase and the staff were delightful, and took extremely good care of both the horses and the clients. A wonderful ride that starts and ends right at the beach access. Many others, you have to ride to and from the beach which can be a...More

1  Thank 451ralphs
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had a fantastic time riding horses on the beach! The guides were great. The horses were amazing. Most definitely will do this again!

1  Thank Sherri L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My boyfriend and I booked a trip while vacationing in the outer banks. There were 8 people in our group. The horses were great and they had horses for all levels of riding. The guides did a great job of having different skilled riders on...More

1  Thank mich4230
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Awesome experience, staff outstanding! Would highly recommend this experience to all levels of riders

Thank mwn5860
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This was a very professional,fun way to spend an hour of your day on the Beach. We had a weather delay on the day of my ride and I was contacted with an option to cancel or reschedule my time. Well of course I rescheduled....More

2  Thank Betty S
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clmccormick
28 February 2017|
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Response from Chase F | Property representative |
Our age minimum to ride a horse without experience is 6 years old and older. We will select the appropriate horses for the children.
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Stephanie M
21 October 2016|
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Response from bunbop | Reviewed this property |
Yes. They need to bring the required number of horses. We had our entire family so we made our own group. There were no other people with us. We did a sunset ride and it was beautiful!
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14 September 2016|
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Response from Bob R | Reviewed this property |
Hi, I am 6'-3" 245lb and they had no issue with me at all.The horses are some of the largest horses I have been on. The horses and the staff where outstanding and we had a great time!
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