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Old Stage Riding Stables

#9 of 50 Outdoor Activities in Colorado Springs Features Animals
6620 Old Stage Rd, Colorado Springs, CO 80906-8713
+1 719-448-0371
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My family had such a wonderful experience at the Old Stage Riding Stables! The staff are so... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Wonderful in every way!

This was my first horseback riding experience, and it simply could not have been better. The drive... read more

Reviewed 13 June 2017
Northern Virginia
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Guided mountain horseback trail rides in the Pike National Forest far from city streets 20 minutes (5.8 miles) up historic Old Stage Road. Scenic and wildlife tours, special children's rides, wagon rides and group activities. Mountain cabin rentals. Snacks and drinks for sale.
  • Excellent92%
  • Very good7%
  • Average1%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“hour ride” (32 reviews)
“dirt road” (9 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
6620 Old Stage Rd, Colorado Springs, CO 80906-8713
+1 719-448-0371
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Reviewed 4 days ago

My family had such a wonderful experience at the Old Stage Riding Stables! The staff are so friendly and the horses were well behaved! We visited on a Friday for our daughter's birthday. I called and made our reservation about two weeks in advance and...More

Thank GuntherTravels
Reviewed 13 June 2017

This was my first horseback riding experience, and it simply could not have been better. The drive up from Colorado Springs is, as they tell you on the phone, half the adventure! Leave yourself plenty of time to make the ascent safely and comfortably. I...More

1  Thank BrandyJBaird
Reviewed 2 June 2017 via mobile

Jordan gave us a memorable ride. They picked great horses for us as beginner riders. It was a beautiful morning and she took us on a scenic path that went all over the mountains- valleys- hills- peaks! It was a beautiful & relaxing ride that...More

1  Thank Tonya V
Reviewed 28 May 2017

We travel to Colorado once a year and like to surprise the kids with horseback riding trips when possible. This was, by far, the best trip. The scenery is amazing, the trails are fantastic, the horses are well trained and you couldn't ask for a...More

Thank smittyguy777
Laurie Z, Owner at Old Stage Riding Stables, responded to this reviewResponded 30 May 2017

Your beautiful words are so appreciated and reconfirm why we are in this business. We enjoyed your family too! Thank you so much for your review!

Reviewed 23 April 2017 via mobile

One of the most beautiful experiences of my life! It snowed the entire ride in April. Casey was a great guide! Can't recommend it enough!

1  Thank Kleau
Reviewed 18 March 2017

We did this for my daughter's 16th birthday and we all LOVED it! Not only was it beautiful but the staff were so friendly! They even went as far as bringing our favorite sweatshirt we left down to us so we didn't have to go...More

Thank Andrea S
Reviewed 9 November 2016

My partner and I filled a small gap in our schedule with a trip to Old Stage Riding Stables. Laurie was very helpful in responding to my questions concerning weight, age, and footwear. They were very accommodating and friendly on our arrival. The ride up...More

Thank Adam S
Reviewed 15 October 2016 via mobile

I highly recommend this riding stable Sue took us on a two hour ride we had a fabulous time the views were gorgeous the horses were very well-trained we had a great time

Thank suernmom
Reviewed 13 October 2016

Amazing people, and an amazing ride. There is so much to say about the establishment and the people that run it... but words cannot describe it all. The scenery was incredible and Jenny our guide, and Laurie were the sweetest people I've ever met!!!

Thank Austin C
Reviewed 28 September 2016

As an experienced rider and horse owner, I love finding stables that truly love their animals. The staff was super friendly and helpful and the horses were healthy and knew their jobs. It was a beautiful day for a breathtaking ride in the mountains. I...More

Thank MariluG358
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William H
24 March 2017|
Response from Laurie Z | Property representative |
Seven year olds are tricky. If you feel the child has the ability, with instructions, to control the horse, then we can all go together. If the child is small for their age or timid, they might have trouble steering and... More
23 December 2016|
Response from Laurie Z | Property representative |
We are happy to make a reservation and if the sun shines and the trails are good, we can ride. It is possible, but weather plays a big part. If we can't ride, we can help with back up ideas. Thank you for writing, and if... More
Becki C
28 November 2016|
Response from Laurie Z | Property representative |
Hi there, I'm afraid it is the same weight restriction throughout the year. February is a tough month, weather wise, so most activities are closed or only open on weekends. Garden of the Gods and Royal Gorge are always... More