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Nice horses and staff

A couple people in our group went on the hour long horse back ride, and they said it was very... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
jones1042
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Maryland
Love this place!

They paired each of us with the perfect horse, even my 2 kids that had never ridden before. The... read more

Reviewed 26 August 2017
Jenn R
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4009 Mayhew Inn Rd, Oakland, MD 21550-7236
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

There were five of us, three adults and two children. The first 30 minutes were fine, then everything went downhill. One of the kids lost the reigns, and when we told the guide, he didn't seem to know what to do. I would have expected...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A couple people in our group went on the hour long horse back ride, and they said it was very enjoyable. The horses were great, they got to do some trotting and they enjoyed talking to their guide. The only reason I gave it 4...More

Thank jones1042
Reviewed 26 August 2017

They paired each of us with the perfect horse, even my 2 kids that had never ridden before. The guide was awesome and made the kids feel right at ease with the horses and trails. A must do for all!

2  Thank Jenn R
Reviewed 23 August 2017

My daughter wanted to try out a horseback tour. We did not call in advance. We just showed up and were in a saddle within fifteen minutes of our arrival. Our guide Ryan was friendly. Horses were calm and seemed well cared for.

Thank marumbaugh
Reviewed 7 August 2017

The staff were very helpful and accommodating to our large group of family members ages 9-64. The one-hour trail ride was a great activity that everyone enjoyed.

Thank Jean1027
Reviewed 5 August 2017

We took the grandkids on a horseback ride during our recent family reunion at Deep Creek Lake. My granddaughter got Smokey and while she's been on a horse before it was never on a one hour trail ride. She was so excited that she blurted...More

Thank daz1249
Reviewed 3 August 2017 via mobile

We wanted to do something other than boating on the lake today so this looked like a fun option. Gene, the owner and our guide, was very accommodating for a group of 16 people and had the horses saddled up quickly. We rode on trails...More

Thank jeandimercurio
Reviewed 23 July 2017

My wife and I called last minute after a rainy morning, and drove over from the lake with my wife and 2 teenage sons. We went in two nice ATVs with a guide and went on a very nice tour. The guide was a young...More

Thank Bruce A
Reviewed 4 July 2017

Spent the week at Deep Creek and made a last minute reservation to take the 2, boys, one 6 and the other 7 horseback riding. We all had a great time. Taylor was a great guide and was so very calm when the 7 year...More

Thank Jane J
Reviewed 19 April 2017 via mobile

The hours listed on the website are not correct. We showed up after calling multiple times and leaving numerous messages to find out that no one works there regularly. The farm itself is run down and needs some definite attention. There was a woman there...More

Thank Lindsay M
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