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Wine Country Trails by Horseback

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Address: Next to Wilson Creek Winery, Temecula, CA
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+1 951-506-8706

Guided horseback trail rides through the beutiful Temecula Valley...

Guided horseback trail rides through the beutiful Temecula Valley Vineyards.

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Nice ride but.....

I was really looking forward to a nice ride, guess my expectations were higher than whatvwe got. Great horses, lead rider very nice, but ride was very limited on where we went... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
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3 reviews
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I was really looking forward to a nice ride, guess my expectations were higher than whatvwe got. Great horses, lead rider very nice, but ride was very limited on where we went, just back in forth in same vineyard, no real change in area. Also was advertised as 90 min ride, but actually only 70 min ride. Also had got... More 

Thank J S
San Diego, United States
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18 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 January 2017

I love meeting nice people - which these people are. However, this is not a tour by any stretch of the imagination. I feel compelled so others do not make same mistake. Thought it would be great for a first date based on ads that it was romantic and a great way to be educated on wine process. I liked... More 

1 Thank Tony S
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Reviewed 10 November 2016 via mobile

There was a great groupon for 90 min horseback riding and wine tasting, so my girlfriend bought it for my birthday! I've always wanted to ride horse's through the wine vinegar and sip on some wine after. We arrived a little late but they still got us on some horses. Our tour guide Michelle, was wonderful! She taught us the... More 

Thank Netanya R
San Diego
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268 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 109 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 September 2016

the horses were well cared for and our guide Kylie very pleasant. However the ride was just on dirt road around the vineyard. Pretty boring.

1 Thank SanDiego333
Savannah, Georgia
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18 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 August 2016

I purchased this through Groupon.com. From the time we got there,it was a great experience. The lady doing the paperwork was friendly and since we filled the paperwork out before we went,not much to do til the ride.They match you up very well with a horse that is suitable for your size and experience.My horse was Izzy and she was... More 

Thank Care C
Riverside, California
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2,148 reviews
706 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 490 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 May 2016 via mobile

The ride wasn't much. A 90 minute trip around the WC property, some thru the vineyard, and around the homestead. The horses were great. More "tour" type info about growing grapes and making wine would be added value.

Thank Kauai-Biz-Traveler
San Diego, California
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8 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 April 2016

Our guide and the rest of the staff were nice and knowledgeable. They gave us some tips about the horses (as each one seemed to be unique). One of the horses was a little snippy and I'm not sure he was the best choice for someone with limited experience. The vineyards were beautiful. Be aware that it is really dusty... More 

Thank Movistar26
Los Angeles, California
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51 reviews
34 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 March 2016

I am a beginner and my husband is advanced. he would have preferred more freedom whereas I would have preferred less. The horses are beautiful and well behaved. My horse, Carter, was amazing! He listened and knew the trail (just liked to eat a lot...and I allowed it too much, I guess). I would have liked it more if the... More 

1 Thank ESC544
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3 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 November 2015 via mobile

This is ridiculous! Terrible horse ride. We literally did circles around a property. Laughable. Absolutely no information provided about the geography, terrain or wineries in the area. Point out some highlights and the circles might have at least been amusing. Instead you have an entire company more obsessed with horses than entertaining. Avoid!!!!!!

3 Thank Cathy F
orange county, CA
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58 reviews
26 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 August 2015

My husband and I did this horseback ride and everything about our experience was wonderful. Our horses seemed well kept,(most are rescues) they were completely manageable and easy to ride, and our guide was very informative! It seems in reading the bad experiences it mostly had to do with the "Groupon experience" and not so much about the actual horseback... More 

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