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Rio Grande Stables

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My family and I, who have not rode horse in years, felt like pros as we went on our morning ride... read more

Reviewed 13 August 2018
mag043
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Southlake, Texas
2 Hour Morning Ride

We had the pleasure of having Kelly as our wrangler and she was super friendly and was fantastic... read more

Reviewed 6 August 2018
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"Defining the Difference between the Expected & the Exceptional" Premier Trail Riding in the Taos Mountains of Northern New Mexico & The Taos Plateau ALL RIDES ORIGINATE FROM the RIO GRANDE HEADQUARTERS, OFF NM HWY 522, MILE MARKER 15 We Are a...more
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Reviewed 13 August 2018

My family and I, who have not rode horse in years, felt like pros as we went on our morning ride. Our wrangler, Peyton, was friendly and patient as she taught us all to ride. She was quite knowledgable and outgoing, telling us everything we...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 6 August 2018

We had the pleasure of having Kelly as our wrangler and she was super friendly and was fantastic with our daughter who was there for her first ride. We couldn't of had a better experience! We were in from Texas for a wedding and she...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Jenna H
lajitasstables, Front Office Manager at Rio Grande Stables, responded to this reviewResponded 8 August 2018

We are delighted to hear about your wonderful experience with Kellie. Thank you for sharing your ride with us. We look forward to seeing ya'll on the trails this fall. Take care!!!

Reviewed 25 July 2018 via mobile

My son and I had the pleasure to have Dakota teach us how to ride and was knowledgeable about the area. Dakota and Monte made sure my son and I were safe before riding. They went out of their way to make sure we had...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank LM R
lajitasstables, Guest Relations Manager at Rio Grande Stables, responded to this reviewResponded 26 July 2018

We are so glad you had a fun and comfortable ride, we hope you come ride again!

Reviewed 8 June 2018

Excellent short ride. The lady was friendly, knew the personality of the horses well. The path through the forrest is not flat, went up and down at times steeply. Good times.

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed 17 May 2018 via mobile

Peyton took my wife and I on the most stunning sunset ride. We both had not ridden since we were kids but she made sure we were safe and moving at a comfortable pace. 2hr ride with a short break for views and pictures! Highly...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed 15 April 2018 via mobile

We had an amazing 1h ride with Peyton and Hailey in one of the scenic trails close to the stables. This was the first time riding for our 13 years old twins and my wife and I have ridden only once before. However these horses...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Dr V
Reviewed 10 October 2017 via mobile

We recently visited Taos, NM for our 10yr Anniversary. We new we were going to do a horse riding trip bc we've enjoyed them in the past. We went with Rio Grande Stables bc it was priced right and researching the reviews, I was so...More

Date of experience: October 2017
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lajitasstables, Guest Relations Manager at Rio Grande Stables, responded to this reviewResponded 11 October 2017

We are really proud to have Kellie on the team. And equally proud that you were able to take in the features of the Northern New Mexico that we love so much. We find reviews like yours therapeutic. Thank you for commenting!

Reviewed 18 September 2017 via mobile

Spectacular circular vistas of Nat'l Forest and mountain range! Peyton is very interesting and professional. Horses are well cared for and easy to handle. Highly recommend RGS.

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Molly L
lajitasstables, Guest Relations Manager at Rio Grande Stables, responded to this reviewResponded 19 September 2017

So glad you could join us! Come back again!

Reviewed 17 September 2017

We had an outstanding 3 hour ride with Peyton, who was professional and knowledgeable, about the horses and the area. She was attentive to our needs without being overbearing, which is not easy when experienced riders come on one of these types of rides. It...More

Date of experience: September 2017
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lajitasstables, Front Office Manager at Rio Grande Stables, responded to this reviewResponded 18 September 2017

Awesome review Thanks so much !! We appreciate You and your knowledge as well. Peyton can not wait to hit the trails with Ya'll again !

Reviewed 16 September 2017 via mobile

We had a perfect three hour ride with Peyton, who was informative, patient and attentive. There is nothing about this ride that I would change. The horses were confident solid and safe and the scenery was beautiful. Big thanks to Peyton, hope she is still...More

Date of experience: September 2017
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lajitasstables, Front Office Manager at Rio Grande Stables, responded to this reviewResponded 17 September 2017

Thank You so Much for the review !!!! Peyton sure enjoyed riding with You as Well !!! See ya on the trails !!!!!!

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Erin C
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Response from lajitasstables | Property representative |
Thank you for contacting Rio Grande Stables. We ride from 1 to 5 hours and everything in between, Go to our web site to see the various prices for all the different rides, Or call us at 1-888-259-8267 for a whole run-down.
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