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Pond Hill Ranch and Pro Rodeo

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Address: 1683 Pond Hill Rd, Castleton, VT 05735-4413
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+1 802-468-2449
09:00 - 17:00
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Awesome family fun!

Pond Hill offers a variety of activities, horse back riding, rodeos, etc. Can be difficult to find, but worth looking for in a small college town!

Reviewed 28 November 2016
Fair Haven, Vermont
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Fair Haven, Vermont
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16 reviews
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Reviewed 28 November 2016

Pond Hill offers a variety of activities, horse back riding, rodeos, etc. Can be difficult to find, but worth looking for in a small college town!

1 Thank cal02021
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4 reviews
Reviewed 20 November 2016

Pond Hill Ranch offers everything a horse lover needs from scenic trail rides, to lessons and boarding along with a fully stocked on tack shop. If you are into western riding this is the number one place in Vermont to learn everything from cattle sorting and roping to barrel racing. But it is the Pro Rodeo on Saturday nights in... More 

Thank Themhorses
Endicott, New York
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3 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 October 2016

Had not been near a horse in years yet my husband and I were fortunate enough to experience a relaxing, enjoyable hour long trail ride through the beautiful fall foliage. Our guide made us feel safe and comfortable and talked just the right amount--enough to share interesting stories but no so much that you couldn't just get lost in the... More 

1 Thank Mary Ann A
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19 reviews
11 attraction reviews
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Reviewed 27 September 2016 via mobile

We went for the 1 hour ride to the top. Our guide was very nice and the horses were in nice shape. Rodeo was packed and had lots of slack to watch after the show. I liked the amateur riding and ranch loading something we haven't seen at other rodeos.

Thank Harvey B
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17 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 September 2016 via mobile

We've gone to Rodeo for years. Always enjoy the view to the West, setting sun, etc. This year it was $12 per person (no Senior rate), was $10 before. Nothing added to program except now they spend 25 minutes plugging their sponsors, who all have signs on fence around the arena. Not going again.

Thank Beth Brown L
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93 reviews
17 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 August 2016

If you've never been to a rodeo, then you're missing out. This is the real deal with real cowboys and cowgirls! If you have been to a rodeo before, you won;t be disappointed as this is the real deal!

Thank Ken G
Webster, New Hampshire
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82 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 August 2016 via mobile

This rodeo is not the big tour like to see in the NFR but dam they do a beautiful job at the pond hill ranch .. The view is beautiful, the price is cheap!!! $12 for adults ... They will let you camp over night for free if you want .. Went on a beautiful horse back trail ride for... More 

Thank RMHeath
Ballston Lake, New York
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20 reviews
12 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 June 2016 via mobile

Wonderful horses and trip. Up to the top of the mountain gave us fantastic views of the valley. Very reasonable cost $35 for little over an hour ride. Friendly and helpful staff.

Thank John M
Moosup, Connecticut
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21 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 September 2015

My wife and I really enjoyed our guided horseback ride. Our guide brought us up to an awesome overlook with a very scenic mountain view. We would definitely come back again. Great value at $35 per person for a little over an hour ride.

1 Thank William G
Granville, New York
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19 reviews
11 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 September 2015

it was ok. it was nice little rodeo. next i would eat before we go. to much time in lines. missed to much of the rodeo

1 Thank skunen

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