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Smoke Tree Stables

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2500 S Toledo Ave, Palm Springs, Greater Palm Springs, CA 92264-9599
+1 760-327-1372
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These Folks Don’t Horse Around With Their Customer Service

We’ve used Smoketree on two occasions. The first was a private one hour ride for me. I had ridden... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
67022
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Calgary, Canada
Amazing trail ride!!!

What an outstanding stable and trail ride, friendly and accommodating people at the stable and the... read more

Reviewed 24 November 2017
Michael S
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Chicago, Illinois
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Horseback trail ride led by a cowboy guide takes visitors through breathtaking scenery, including breakfast, lunch or hoe-down barbecues.
  • Excellent72%
  • Very good21%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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“hour ride” (39 reviews)
“private ride” (12 reviews)
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2500 S Toledo Ave, Palm Springs, Greater Palm Springs, CA 92264-9599
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+1 760-327-1372
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We’ve used Smoketree on two occasions. The first was a private one hour ride for me. I had ridden regularly before my children were born, but I hadn’t ridden for a number of years, due to a knee injury. I knew mounting would be an...More

Thank 67,022
Reviewed 24 November 2017 via mobile

What an outstanding stable and trail ride, friendly and accommodating people at the stable and the horses were very easy to ride. The canyons around the stable were beautiful, our group of friends had an amazing morning ride. We will definitely do this again the...More

Thank Michael S
Stacey J, Owner at Smoke Tree Stables, responded to this reviewResponded 26 November 2017

Dear Michael S, Thank you so much for taking the time to write a review. We are thrilled to read that you enjoyed your ride with us! It was lovely meeting all of you. We look forward to seeing you again soon. All the best,...More

Reviewed 17 October 2017 via mobile

This stable is one of the best I've been to ! We try to ride on every trip ! The horses are very well cared for , beautiful! We took the 2 hr canyon ride (on an Indian reservation )!! It was amazing! They also...More

Thank Love2travel1163
Stacey J, Owner at Smoke Tree Stables, responded to this reviewResponded 19 October 2017

Dear Love2travel1163, We were thrilled to read that you enjoyed your ride with us! So appreciate you taking the time to write a review- really helps our customers. We hope to see you the next time you are on Vacation in Palm Springs. All the...More

Reviewed 21 September 2017 via mobile

You won't be disappointed! If you love nature, and want to see one of the many beautiful sights Palm Springs has to offer than this trip is for you. It is just under a two hour trip so very manageable for all levels of horseback...More

2  Thank Courtnie C
Reviewed 17 May 2017

Riding through the Indian Canyons with Smoke Tree Stables was magical. We arrived at the stable 30 minutes prior to the regularly scheduled 9am ride. This stable is a little different from what I’ve previously encountered; you don’t usually need a reservation to ride! As...More

2  Thank Emily W
Reviewed 26 April 2017

I did the 11 am Murrary Canyon ride and I was lucky to have Levi as my guide. He was so interesting and really nice and very competent. He pointed out lizards, butterflies, and other interesting desert flora and fauna. Franky my horse was a...More

1  Thank diannekirwin
Reviewed 25 April 2017 via mobile

We had originally planned on doing the 1 hour ride but after reading reviews we decided to do the 2 hour ride. So glad we did!! Definitely a significant price difference, but well worth it. We went up through mountains, canyons, streams etc. it was...More

Thank mamaroc
Stacey J, Owner at Smoke Tree Stables, responded to this reviewResponded 25 April 2017

Dear Mamaroc, Thank you so much for taking the time to post a review- it really helps other customers. We are so glad to read that you enjoyed the Indian Canyon ride. Please come back and see us again and watch blue with that Camera........More

Reviewed 24 April 2017

My family took the 2-hour tour through Indian Canyon. I was nervous about doing the longer ride with our three young children (none of us had ridden a horse before) but the horses seemed to be well-trained and Debbie was wonderful in guiding us through...More

Thank AD3863
Stacey J, Owner at Smoke Tree Stables, responded to this reviewResponded 25 April 2017

Hi AD3863, Thank you so much for taking the time to write a review! We were thrilled to read that you enjoyed your ride. Please come back and visit us again! All the best, Stacey, and the Smoke Tree Crew

Reviewed 6 April 2017

My husband and I came here on vacation. We wanted to ride horses and saw the reviews for this stable and decided to give it a try. My husband had never ridden a horse before and I hadn't ridden one in over 20 years. My...More

1  Thank Chavivah12
Stacey J, Owner at Smoke Tree Stables, responded to this reviewResponded 7 April 2017

Hi NBouie12, It was so nice meeting you and your husband! Thank you so much for taking the time to write a review;) We were thrilled that you enjoyed your ride with us and hope to see you both again in the near future! Hope...More

Reviewed 3 April 2017

Booked a private trail ride as my girls and I are experienced riders. Ended up my boyfriend's son decided to ride with us - first timer!. There went our experienced ride! We had a great ride with some minor excitement - my daughter's horse slipped...More

1  Thank Martha K
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SoCalRambler
7 January 2018|
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Response from Stacey J | Property representative |
Hello and thank you for contacting us! We call the ride our Indian Canyon "Haul" ride and not a two hour ride for that reason- ride time is about 1:40 in the saddle and two hours round trip of your time. Years ago we... More
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Abnous S
27 September 2016|
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Response from Stacey J | Property representative |
Hello, Children need to be 7 years of age to ride with us. All the best, Stacey
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Jennifer W
28 July 2015|
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Response from Stacey J | Property representative |
Hello and thank you for contacting us! We only take reservations for private rides. we have a schedule of our regularly scheduled rides on our website and no reservations are required for those times. if you would like to go... More
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