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Winding River Resort Stables

#2 of 5 Nature & Parks in Grand Lake Features Animals
County Rd 491, Grand Lake, CO 80447-0629
+1 800-282-5121
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Trail Ride

We went on a wonderful trail ride with Katie! Our 8 year old grand daughters had never ridden by... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Grand Lake, Colorado
Thanks Aaron!

Aaron was great! 1 hour was plenty for my wife's 42 year old and my 50 year old hips and knees! I... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Chicago, Illinois
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“hour ride” (7 reviews)
“large group” (2 reviews)
“two hours” (3 reviews)
County Rd 491, Grand Lake, CO 80447-0629
+1 800-282-5121
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We went on a wonderful trail ride with Katie! Our 8 year old grand daughters had never ridden by themselves before and they absolutely loved it! The horses are chosen individually for each rider's capability and they are spot on with their choices. The scenery...More

Thank ritaj57
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Aaron was great! 1 hour was plenty for my wife's 42 year old and my 50 year old hips and knees! I rode "Cash". He was slow. But a great horse. Nice time!

Thank mtl18
Reviewed 6 June 2017 via mobile

Beautiful scenery abounds on the two hour trek within Rocky Mountain National Park. Horses were great and well trained making for an easy ride with inexperienced riders. Our guide, Aaron, was terrific. One suggestion might be a stop at one of the scenic locations for...More

Thank MWeisensel
Reviewed 5 January 2017

They offer reasonably priced sleigh rides, and there were 16 of us. We made reservations, but were hesitant when the snow continued falling. They assured us it was fine, however when we arrived 13" of snow and they took $5 off and said they couldn't...More

Thank Tammy B
Reviewed 6 September 2016

My wife and I (both 64) went for a 2 hour trail ride with our daughter and grandson. Since it was Labor Day weekend we made reservations, which was easy, and we showed up about 20-30 minutes early, as requested, to fill out paperwork. The...More

2  Thank MT1
Reviewed 8 August 2016

What a terrific time on a 2 hour trail ride through RMNP and it's horse trails. Even saw a Moose lying in the reeds along the Colorado River. The staff was fantastic, helpful, and polite. I highly recommend this experience if in the area to...More

Thank Danimals
Reviewed 7 August 2016

A delightful experience! Friendly, competent staff, nice horses, enjoyable ride in a beautiful setting!

Thank Nick P
Reviewed 27 July 2016 via mobile

Great ride! We did the two hour ride and the second half was absolutely fantastic. Hannah is so patient and friendly. My horse (Cash) on the other hand really wanted to slow down so that I could take it all in. Stable was clean and...More

Thank Ivan T
Reviewed 16 July 2016 via mobile

Went on a 2-hr ride with 13 of my family members ages 12-60+. Some of us were experienced riders and some of us had never ridden before. The first hour or so was pretty flat and I was regretting not letting my 7yo come with...More

Thank TheFamFive
Reviewed 11 July 2016

We took a 1 hour ride on June 7. Very clean stables and obviously very well cared for horses. All staff were friendly and gave us appropriate horses based on our experience and provided instruction. Clouds were forming and rain was starting so they advised...More

Thank Laura3420
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Response from TheFamFive | Reviewed this property |
I would recommend it--they only have so many horses and they have two ride lengths. There was a group that came in with no reservations at the time we were making ours who got turned away because they didn't have enough... More