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Painted Bar Stables

#3 of 11 things to do in Burdett Features Animals
4093 Lake St, Burdett, NY 14818-9601
+1 607-216-8141
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Wonderful trail ride

My daughter, age 10, and I loved the trail ride! We booked ahead of time online and we're... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Kelsey L
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Alovely stable in Burdett

Trail rides, stabling and more are offered by Painted Bar. They jave had some zoning problems from... read more

Reviewed 20 March 2017
KestrelHaven
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Burdett, New York
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Painted Bar Stables is a community-oriented riding facility located just uphill from the scenic Watkins Glen, N.Y. The stable offers year-round guided trail rides to the general public as well as lessons, leasing, boarding and educational opportunities to facilitate dream-realization and lifelong relationships between people and horses.Specializing in trail riding, the stable has reliable horses to guarantee a safe, secure adventure on horseback for riders of all ages and abilities. Our experienced horses carry riders through the rolling landscape of the Finger Lakes Region on beautiful trails ranging from simple to rugged terrain. Each ride is carefully crafted through matchmaking of the horse and rider and selection of the perfect trail to give every individual the best experience possible.
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“the owner” (22 reviews)
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4093 Lake St, Burdett, NY 14818-9601
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My daughter, age 10, and I loved the trail ride! We booked ahead of time online and we're surprised to have the tour all to ourselves. The horses were calm, the path was easy and beautiful, and the guide was helpful. We both had ridden...More

Thank Kelsey L
PaintedBarStables, Owner at Painted Bar Stables, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Kelsey, We are so glad that you had such a wonderful trail ride! This is EXACTLY WHY we like people to book ahead of time. Knowing that you had a little nerves going in, we wanted to make sure you were on the RIGHT ride...More

Reviewed 20 March 2017

Trail rides, stabling and more are offered by Painted Bar. They jave had some zoning problems from the village and could use our support.More

Thank KestrelHaven
PaintedBarStables, Owner at Painted Bar Stables, responded to this reviewResponded 21 March 2017

Hey there! Thank you so much for being tuned into the Village animal zoning dilemmas! Lucky for us we found resolution (at least for us, but not everyone) because our property is located in agricultural districts and are covered by right to farm laws. So...More

Reviewed 28 December 2016 via mobile

We took an afternoon trail ride (mother, father, and three teens) on a glorious October afternoon. The horses were gentle, the staff at Painted Bar was friendly and professional, and the scenery was breathtaking. We will definitely do another trail ride with Painted Bar in...More

Thank Kelly S
Reviewed 7 November 2016

My family rented a house for a week outside Watkins Glen on the lake and I happened upon this place while looking for things to do in the area. I have a lot of riding experience but it had been years since I had last...More

Thank CatbirdEastTN
PaintedBarStables, Owner at Painted Bar Stables, responded to this reviewResponded 8 November 2016

Wow! What a great review. We always love to hear from our more skilled riders how their ride went. While we excel and helping the first time riders get their first taste of the equestrian world in a safe and structured way, we also want...More

Reviewed 27 October 2016 via mobile

My husband and I went for our anniversary. I wanted to do something different. Erika was just amazing. We went for 1 1/2hr. ride. Right from the start Erika treats you like you've been friends for a while. If you are nervous she tells you...More

Thank karenhowell
PaintedBarStables, Owner at Painted Bar Stables, responded to this reviewResponded 28 October 2016

Karen, What a great ride! We were so glad to have you and you know you're welcome here any time. Just let us know! Erika Eckstrom Owner

Reviewed 27 October 2016

This is one of the best stables I have ever seen and experienced. It's run professionally but has a very personal feel. For me personally it is very important how the horses are treated and I can say nothing but the best. The owner is...More

Thank Karolin K
Reviewed 22 September 2016

Erika was so professional and knew exactly what she was doing. She knew exactly which horse matched which person. You could tell that she loved the horses and took very excellent care of them. This ride was really amazing through a beautiful forest with wonderful...More

Thank lauren L
PaintedBarStables, Owner at Painted Bar Stables, responded to this reviewResponded 26 October 2016

Lauren, Wow! Thanks for such a great review. I am so glad you enjoyed your ride with our horses and us. We look forward to riding with you again soon! Erika Eckstrom Owner

Reviewed 18 September 2016 via mobile

Awesome experience! First time for my husband and I haven't ridden in years. The girls were very helpful and professional. The horses were beautiful and gentle. We had a very enjoyable trail ride and will be making this a regular whenever we come to town

Thank dc0941
PaintedBarStables, Owner at Painted Bar Stables, responded to this reviewResponded 26 October 2016

Thanks for such a great review! We work really hard to make sure you have a great time and that our horses are up to the job. We look forward to riding with you again! Erika Eckstrom Owner

Reviewed 14 September 2016

My niece has always wanted to ride since as far back as I can remember and we finally got her on her first horse at Erika's Painted Bar Stables. She was such a natural and Erika (the owner) said as much. When we were done...More

Thank Valerie P
PaintedBarStables, Owner at Painted Bar Stables, responded to this reviewResponded 26 October 2016

Aaaahhh! Can you ask for a more complementary title of a review! Thanks so much for this review and I am so glad your niece picked up riding as a sport and lifestyle. It will make her a strong and independent woman. Erika Eckstrom Owner

Reviewed 31 August 2016

Was visiting Watkins Glen area and am an avid horse lover. Used to ride all the time, but had not in a while. They accommodated my schedule and I was even able to pick the horse ahead of time that I wanted to ride, and...More

Thank LINDA M
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Lisa B
21 September 2016|
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Response from PaintedBarStables | Property representative |
Sorry for the late response. Our 90 minute trail ride is $80 and more information as well as our ride request form is on our website.
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