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Grindstone Stables

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We had a beautiful mountain ride. The horses were wonderful, the guides were great. A fun time was... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Farmersville, Texas
First timers in Ruidoso

Horses are very well behaved, we were each appropriately assigned to a horse to accommodate each of... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Mari N
Lubbock, Texas
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“sleigh ride”(11 reviews)
One hour guided horseback rides for the whole family! Please call for prices and reservations.
523 Resort Dr, Ruidoso, NM 88345-9446
+1 575-257-2241
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Reviewed 4 days ago

We had a beautiful mountain ride. The horses were wonderful, the guides were great. A fun time was had by children and adults alike.

Thank kdljones59
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Horses are very well behaved, we were each appropriately assigned to a horse to accommodate each of owns weight. Guides were informative and polite. 5 year old had her own pony leading the trail. We enjoyed this so much we will be back in the...More

Thank Mari N
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Beautiful ride in the mountains. Tour guides very friendly. Horses very good temper.kids wanted to go again.

1  Thank Rachel C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Our family of four came to Grindstone as first time riders (or hadn’t ridden in 20 years!)—we have an 11 & 14 year old. This was a great experience for all of us—probably the highlight of our vacation. They hand pick the perfect horse for...More

Thank Sarah M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We took tthe first ride of the day, even in the heat of the summer it was extremely pleasant. The guides were very informative and friendly, great horses. We saw a lot fo wild life, including a baby elk, and many dear. Scenic trail, that...More

Thank Byrona M
Reviewed 6 June 2018 via mobile

Wranglers were great and made sure my kids had a great time. Ride lasted about an hour and trail wound around lake. Beautiful views.

Thank RGA64
Reviewed 17 March 2018 via mobile

We booked a horseback riding on the same morning for a party of 7. The lady on the phone was so nice and accommodation. We arrived on time and were greeted and tended to. The ride was beautiful, scenic, and comfortable. The guides were very...More

5  Thank clozano121
Reviewed 10 February 2018 via mobile

This was a highlight of my New Mexico trip! I am NOT an experienced rider, but the horse was gentle and the handlers were attentive. The ride was on a beautiful clear day and the views along the trail were gorgeous! I highly recommend this...More

1  Thank DrMomma
Reviewed 22 January 2018

Wonderful sleigh ride 2nd year in a row all 16 of us enjoyed it and will be back this is now our yearly tradition. love it and will highly recommend it.

Thank Selina B
Reviewed 6 January 2018 via mobile

This is a great option for kids. My 8 year old loved it. I greatly recommend it. Although the group is large there are several guides that make sure everyone is comfortable and safe. The horses were all very gentle and easy to handle.

Thank monicadu
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Response from monicadu | Reviewed this property |
The adult weight limit is 250 pounds. There was no information regarding weight for a child. We took our 8 year old daughter who is around 80 pounds and she got her own horse. We did see some smaller kids and some were able... More