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Hickory Hollow Horse Farm

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219 Crooked Creek Rd, Gettysburg, PA 17325-7418
+1 717-253-6300
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Great way to spend a morning in the Battlefields!

Pam was very professional, personable and courteous - the horses were obviously well cared for and... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
cooperwillee
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Akron, Ohio
Excellent ride.

Very nice people! We had a wonderful ride and the guide was very knowledgeable and answered... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Gloria G
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“hour ride” (56 reviews)
“horseback tour” (46 reviews)
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219 Crooked Creek Rd, Gettysburg, PA 17325-7418
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+1 717-253-6300
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"different perspective"
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"highlight of our trip"
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Pam was very professional, personable and courteous - the horses were obviously well cared for and tack was clean and well fitting. The majority of the horses were draft crosses - and their demeanor of "gentle giants" prevailed. Our group was large - about 18...More

Thank cooperwillee
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Very nice people! We had a wonderful ride and the guide was very knowledgeable and answered questions we had regarding the battle. The horse wranglers were great as well.

Thank Gloria G
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Awesome to see the battlefield by horseback. As you go along old trails in the woods between the fields, you get such a powerful sense of the history. The guide was incredibly knowledgeable. Pam and Hickory Hollow Horse Farm were so accommodating of our tricky...More

Thank Jill P
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

This was my second time taking the guided horseback battlefield tour and it is absolutely amazing! It makes the whole Gettysburg experience more relatable to that era in time. Everyone at Hickory Hollow was very polite, professional and supportive. This is a must do at...More

Thank Rich M
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Trip was very informative. They added information that was not addressed on the other tours. Staff was very attentive to the group. The animals were very well behaved and easy to work with especially for a new rider. I think that it is a great...More

Thank jborge4530
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Beautiful experience!! The horses were beautiful, well behaved, and the guides were very knowledgeable. Recommend for all ages!!

Thank Lisa A
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is the second time I have gone on the Hickory Hollows guided horseback tour of the battlefield. The first was 12-13 years ago with my teenage son and this time with my wife and pre-teen daughter. We had a great time and learned quite...More

Thank JD K
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Fun, educational ride! Horses were terrific! Our guide was very knowledgeable about about the battle.

Thank kakaseven
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What an amazing way to tour the battlefield! Our family really enjoyed our riding experience, as well as the staff who rode with us. Pam was super nice and called the day before to make sure we knew exactly where we were going. Upon arrival...More

Thank Courtney D
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We live near Gettysburg and always wanted to horseback ride the Battlefield. So we selected our anniversary. The registration process and website was easy. The customer service was excellent. There was potential for severe storms, the staff called Saturday night to let us know what...More

Thank Wallace L
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Debbie W
22 December 2017|
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Response from j0chef | Reviewed this property |
Deb, Hickory Hollow to would have to answer your question about availability but I would contact them as soon as you can. Great tour!
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Trail1998
24 June 2017|
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Response from Sandra S | Reviewed this property |
their website has a place to contact them and they were very responsive. I'd suggest posting your question directly to them.
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whisar18
27 February 2017|
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Response from Lizbailey85 |
Hi there! We tend to book up very quickly during the anniversary, so the sooner you know your plans the better. Just give us a call and we will do our best to work with you and get you in the saddle. We can accommodate... More
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