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Broken Saddle Riding Company

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Another great ride at Broken Saddle

My sister and niece and I had a great ride with June at Broken Saddle. The weather was perfect;not... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Denver, Colorado
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Two hour ride with a great guide, beautiful scenery, and well-behaved happy horses

I've been a rider for many years, so one of my first concerns at a tourism/trail riding place is... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Carolyn K
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My sister and niece and I had a great ride with June at Broken Saddle. The weather was perfect;not a cloud in the sky and 50 degrees. We for a little over an hour, up and down the hills of Old Cerrillos. One guest was...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I've been a rider for many years, so one of my first concerns at a tourism/trail riding place is the condition of the horses. These are all happy and healthy! They are also very well-behaved. I like that they use hackamore "bits" on them, that...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Carolyn K
Reviewed 29 October 2018

Enjoyable, beauty-filled ride through unspoiled hills of New Mexico. The guides are very knowledgeable - sharing the mining history prevalent in the area, describing the flora, etc. The horses are well trained and so even the novice rider is safe. The guides are careful to...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 27 October 2018 via mobile

Ii recently returned from a trip to NM, visiting my sister. She asked what I would like to do and I told her I wanted to go horseback riding. I began reading reviews of different places. I was struck by great reviews of Broken Saddle....More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 2 October 2018

Best way to see the high desert area around Cerrillos, NM is from the back of a horse, and Broken Saddle gets you there, safely. Unique access to areas the general public doesn’t go, and marvelous views of all the surrounding mountains. Spectacular and loads...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 25 September 2018

Me and my wife had read up on the great reviews before booking a Sunset Ride with Harold a few weeks in advance. When we showed up you could instantly tell that this is a well-established operation and that the horses were very well taken...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 24 September 2018

Great place & people. Most of the girls had never ridden a horse and they felt very comfortable. The staff are very friendly and know how to handle a bunch of teenagers. Anne & Bob were our guides. There were 7 of us and Rod...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank Lisa W
Reviewed 21 September 2018 via mobile

Just finished our morning two hour ride! Awesome!! My mount George was a pleasant and responsive ride. Our wrangler Ann, was the best. We have many hours of saddle time between us in our group of three but well over a decade since regular riding...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank hummer35
Reviewed 21 September 2018

I had guests visiting from Chicago and they wanted to ride horses. Having owned horses in the past, I knew I wanted to take them to Broken Saddle. Their horses are like privately owned horses. They are saddled up prior to your ride (not left...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank Rp917
Reviewed 19 September 2018 via mobile

Had a totally awesome ride with an amazing guide,Anne and an amazing horse,George. I am a total beginner and felt totally comfortable and safe with Anne coaching me and George who seem to know exactly how good or how good I wasn't. I can't wait...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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23 August 2016|
Response from Tammy O | Reviewed this property |
As Far as I know, they offer them all year long....call them and make sure....then book it! Enjoy! Sunsets in NM are some of the Best~
23 August 2016|
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Response from Tammy O | Reviewed this property |
The trails are fairly smooth. So for a newbie rider, I feel it will be enjoyable. There is a small incline in terrain, but again, fairly smooth~
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24 June 2016|
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Response from Lynnola | Reviewed this property |
We stayed at Santa Fe and it was only about a 20 min drive from there. I believe they are open all year round. Just call the number and Harold will either answer or return your call promptly. It's a great riding experience... More