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Cedar Creek Riding Stables

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Address: 542 Cedar Creek Rd, Lake Lure, NC 28746-9820
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+1 828-625-2811
09:00 - 17:00
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The highlight of our trip!!

My husband and I took the 2 hour ride while we were on a weekend getaway in Asheville. I have never gone riding before so I wasn't sure what to expect but this by far exceeded my... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Noelle A
Atlanta, Georgia
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Atlanta, Georgia
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9 reviews
4 attraction reviews
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I took the 2 hour ride while we were on a weekend getaway in Asheville. I have never gone riding before so I wasn't sure what to expect but this by far exceeded my expections. Not only did we ride along the trail but we also rode through some creeks, which was so fun. I wish I... More 

Thank Noelle A
Rutherfordton, North Carolina
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27 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 March 2017 via mobile

Our group of 7 had a great trial ride last weekend , we will defiantly go back for a 2 hour ride! Even the teenagers enjoyed it!

1 Thank kscmomof4
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6 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 13 November 2016 via mobile

my husband and I rode on a week day, we took the 1 1/2 hr trail ride with a small group. Akeely, the Wrangler, was knowledgeable & patient, she was downright awesome! the horses were cared for and well behaved. This was a real trail with streams and hills.. what a wonderful ride!! thank you do much Howard for owning... More 

1 Thank 423debrad
Carlisle, Pennsylvania
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3 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 October 2016

We had to cancel the morning of due to something else that came up. We should have been charged the full amount but the owner called to talk about it with me. He offered me a gift card or a refund since we had really intended on going! It was a classy move and made me really gain so much... More 

5 Thank laurlaur1300
Jacksonville, Florida
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98 reviews
23 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 October 2016

Loved, loved, loved our time at Cedar Creek Stables. Our guide, gosh I can't remember her name, was so friendly and had such great energy. She immediately put us at ease and kept the whole ride light-hearted and enjoyable with her ongoing information and stories. We went on the two hour ride and it was just the right length of... More 

Thank FoodieOnTheSide
Jacksonville, Florida
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49 reviews
21 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 October 2016 via mobile

If you're looking for the best stables and riding this is the place! Beautiful morning ride, great guide! Thank you Amanda for the adventure! Humans, horses and even the family cat here can't be beat! We recommend whether your new or seasoned rider, mountain views, quiet steams and the beautiful property and working farm!! We'll be back!

Thank Peigi M
Rye Brook, New York
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3 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 19 September 2016

Took the 2 hour ride which was a walk only ride. Staff was friendly and appropriately paired riders to horses. Horses were well taken care of.

Thank lcook120
1 review
Reviewed 6 September 2016 via mobile

Every single person working at Cedar Creek was so nice, friendly, and professional. My family, including small child, had a truly great experience and I have already recommended Cedar Creek to numerous friends. Loved it!!

Thank Lnwill
Marco Island, Florida
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12 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 September 2016

As an inexperienced rider, I totally enjoyed a two hour ride through the woods. The owner and riding guides were all friendly and very professional. From the beginning to the end of the ride, the guides stressed safety and continually called out hazards and helpful comments to facilitate smooth transitions from rocky climbs to creek crossings. The ride included safety... More 

1 Thank Richard W
Bay City, Michigan
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8 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 September 2016

We found this place on our last day in Lake Lure. We were able to get a last minute spot on the 1 hr horseback tour. The kids did gem mining before the ride. The place is run by a family. And they were AMAZING! The interaction with the kids was awesome! Teaching the kids about the different gems there... More 

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