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Houston's Horseback Riding

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12801 E Speedway Blvd, Tucson, AZ 85748-7136
+1 520-298-7450
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Great Trail Ride

My wife and I love horseback riding and we ride in as many places as possible. We chose Houston's... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
traveler2151
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Cleves, Ohio
Perfect way to see Saguaro National Park

The 2 hour ride was amazing and our trail guides Hope and Bobbie Houston were fantastic. Bobbie... read more

Reviewed 29 March 2018
Foxden5
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Tucson, Arizona
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12801 E Speedway Blvd, Tucson, AZ 85748-7136
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My wife and I love horseback riding and we ride in as many places as possible. We chose Houston's Horseback Riding because of the great reviews. We found the place with no issues at all. The staff was very friendly and helpful. We rode with...More

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Reviewed 29 March 2018

The 2 hour ride was amazing and our trail guides Hope and Bobbie Houston were fantastic. Bobbie made us feel like family and her staff was very patient and knowledgeable. The scenery was absolutely beautiful and the horses were gentle and were easy to ride...More

Thank Foxden5
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Reviewed 23 March 2018 via mobile

Best 2 hour trail ride! Beautiful scenic ride. Horses were well taken care of and the staff were very attentive to ensure we were comfortable before beginning trail ride. Our wrangler Stephanie was very friendly and knowledgeable about the Saguaro National Park and surrounding areas....More

Thank Karen H
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Reviewed 21 March 2018

I booked this ride since we were going to be in Tucson on a short business trip for my wife. We did the 2 hr afternoon ride. Upon our arrival at the very scenic ranch we were immediately met by Debbie who I had booked...More

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Reviewed 27 February 2018 via mobile

My aunt lives in Tucson and takes all of us British visitors to Houston’ Horseback Riding when we visit. It’s beautiful! This morning our guides were Stephanie and KC and we rode two beautiful horses. We went out for 2 hours of gentle therapy, just...More

1  Thank SammyBBath
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Reviewed 28 January 2018 via mobile

My husband and I did the 2 hour trail ride today and we were so incredibly happy with the entire experience. Bobbi was kind a welcoming, full of information, and a generally wonderful person to be around. Our guide (up front with us) was one...More

Thank AColeman14
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Reviewed 17 January 2018

My wife and ride about once per year (and have done so for decades). This was by far the easiest ride we have ever done -- gentlest horses, flattest terrain. We even mounted the horses via a series of metal steps that were much easier...More

Thank Rolliecole
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Reviewed 4 January 2018 via mobile

My husband and I took our two 20-something sons, their girlfriends and another male friend who was visiting from England to Houston’s for a 2 hour trail ride through the saguaro national monument east. When I first booked the ride, I was disappointed that the...More

Thank EvI6680
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Reviewed 27 December 2017

What a fun way to spend an afternoon! Bonnie and staff were very friendly and kind and led us on an excellent adventure riding through Saguaro National Park. Horses were well trained.

Thank 452sunshine
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Reviewed 21 December 2017

After a long drive out Speedway in Tucson we arrived at Houston's Horseback Riding. The entry is neat with lots of old time farm equipment on display along the driveway. We were met by Sierra who walked us back to the corral and barn where...More

1  Thank Leonard M
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Bridget H
14 March 2018|
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Response from 452sunshine | Reviewed this property |
This is a great ride. The horses are gentle and well behaved and the staff is friendly and helpful. I am in my sixties and got along fine though the 2 hour ride was long enough as I do not ride very often. (The saddle gets... More
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Only_live_0nce2014
31 December 2016|
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Response from Elizabeth M | Property representative |
It is typically not recommended to ride a horse while pregnant, especially beyond the first trimester.
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Marcee W
16 December 2016|
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Response from Elizabeth M | Property representative |
Hi Marcee! Riders as young as 4 can join for a trail ride.
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