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Pioneer Trails Adventures

217 N Main St, Independence, MO 64050-2804
+1 816-254-2466
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Fun activity on a beautiful day!

My husband and I took our 4 year old grandson on the 45 minute ride. We very much enjoyed this... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Denise Y
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Independence, Missouri
FANTASTIC ADVENTURE!

We had a wonderful time. Our driver/guide was amazing...he presented the history in such a way to... read more

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Reviewed 1 week ago
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We are open six days a week, Monday through Saturday, 9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.; weather permitting, through December 31. We tour Frontier Independence where three trails began, two Civil War battles were fought and one President began his march to the White House. We give tours from single parties to tour buses filling a wagon train of covered wagons. Add the finishing touch to a perfect wedding with an intimate wedding adventure ride.
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“minute tour” (6 reviews)
“covered wagon” (14 reviews)
“wagon ride” (5 reviews)
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Hours Today: 09:00 - 04:30
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217 N Main St, Independence, MO 64050-2804
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+1 816-254-2466
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Reviewed 5 days ago

My husband and I took our 4 year old grandson on the 45 minute ride. We very much enjoyed this activity. The time went by very fast as 'Ralph' (our tour guide) made it so interesting. He is very dramatic which added to the fun,...More

Thank Denise Y
Ralph G, Owner at Pioneer Trails Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thank you for much for your kind review, I am happy you enjoyed your tour and look forward to next time. Happy Trails To You!

Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a wonderful time. Our driver/guide was amazing...he presented the history in such a way to interest the 6 year old as well as the adults. The 6 year old actually repeated many of the historical facts shared with us to his dad when...More

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Ralph G, Owner at Pioneer Trails Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thank you so much for the kind review and I am glad you enjoyed your tour! We look forward to having you again, until then Happy Trails!

Reviewed 1 week ago

Had a great time seeing historic Independence MO by cover wagon pulled by 2 mules. Great for the family.

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Ralph G, Owner at Pioneer Trails Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for taking the time to review your tour, we appreciate your business and referral! Happy trails~

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My wife, myself, and two aunts visiting went on the 20 minute ride yesterday. It was something different and the price per person seemed fair. I'll try to convince other family to go in this for a longer ride. It appeared two clear plastic covered...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I needed an activity to do before catching a plane in KC. We lived briefly in Independence and know it is the ultimate historical city in the nation for so many reasons. We decided to take the long tour with Ralph. He...More

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Ralph G, Owner at Pioneer Trails Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you so much for the kind words and for taking the time to share your experience with Pioneer Trails Adventures! I enjoyed having you, Happy Trails To You!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Free parking for three hours across from pick up area. We only did the short 20 minute tour. My 16 year old daughter wanted to do the full 1 hour 30 minute tour after the one we did. That is saying something. The tour guide...More

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Ralph G, Owner at Pioneer Trails Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to review your tour! I'm glad you enjoyed it and I hope to see you again one day! Happy Trails to you!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My whole family has lived in the Independence area most of our lives, but we were interested in learning more about our area, so we took the 30 minute tour. We LOVED it! Our tour guide was funny and entertaining and very informative. We learned...More

Thank Katie C
Ralph G, Owner at Pioneer Trails Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for riding the trails with us and learning about the history in your own backyard! I appreciate the review and look forward to next time! Until then, Happy Trails To You!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Ralph, our wagon driver, was very knowledgeable about the history of Independence, MO. He threw in some humor and made time fly by. A great time!

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Ralph G, Owner at Pioneer Trails Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for the review and for riding with us! Glad you enjoyed it.

Reviewed 5 July 2017

This guy is full of history and funny tales. Wish our 20 minutes had been longer. He offers also 45 min and 1 1/2 hr rides. Frank and Anne (mules) did a great job pulling our covered wagon. Worth your time.

Thank LeeLinda B
Ralph G, Owner at Pioneer Trails Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 7 July 2017

Thank you for the review! Glad you enjoyed your tour and hope to see you again!

Reviewed 4 July 2017

Five of us took this tour on Saturday, July 1st at 12:30PM. We were lucky and called at 11:45 and were able to get on the 12:30 wagon. We took the 1 1/2 hour tour. Ralph, the owner was our guide. He was excellent! From...More

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Ralph G, Owner at Pioneer Trails Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 6 July 2017

Thank you so much for taking the time to review your experience with us! We appreciate your business and welcome you back anytime. Until then, Happy Trails to you!

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