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Rio Grande Stables

#1 of 2 things to do in San Cristobal Features Animals
74 HWY 522, San Cristobal, NM 87564
+1 888-259-8267
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Two hour sunset ride

Awesome ride. I hadn't been on a horse in years and the guide really did a good job explaining the... read more

Reviewed 6 September 2016
A TripAdvisor Member
via mobile
Terrible experience!!!

My experience with the Rio Grande Stables was significantly less than satisfactory, to say the... read more

Reviewed 13 August 2015
Andrew S
Silverthorne, Colorado
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"Defining the Difference between the Expected & the Exceptional" Premier Trail Riding in the Taos Mountains of Northern New Mexico & The Taos Plateau ALL RIDES ORIGINATE FROM the RIO GRANDE HEADQUARTERS, OFF NM HWY 522, MILE MARKER 15 We Are a Full-service New Mexico Horseback Riding Outfitter Guided Trail Rides from 1 to 5 hours and All Days Family-Friendly beginning at 7 years old More than 30 year of providing DEPENDABILITY, QUALITY, & EXPERTISE
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  • Average16%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible16%
5 Sep 2016
“Two hour sunset ride”
12 Aug 2015
“Terrible experience!!!”
74 HWY 522, San Cristobal, NM 87564
+1 888-259-8267
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A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 6 September 2016 via mobile

Awesome ride. I hadn't been on a horse in years and the guide really did a good job explaining the basics. Really nice sunset view. Definitely worth the trip.

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Reviewed 13 August 2015

My experience with the Rio Grande Stables was significantly less than satisfactory, to say the least. They own 7 stables in different states, and when I called to book a ride in New Mexico, the woman on the phone accidentally scheduled a ride in one...More

1  Thank Andrew S
Reviewed 13 September 2014

Trail had some interesting treachery built in, but always safe and horses were steadily sure-footed. We embarked on a three-hour ride ( a just-right for most who just want a full experience. I trust even greater beauty lay ahead for the longer ride.) Directions good,...More

Thank Loyal2Cubs
Reviewed 2 September 2014

We took the 3 hour ride up 1500 ft of elevation. Views and feel are beautiful. Guide very outgoing. However, the horses were stubborn and not easy to control. It was the end of the day and my horse going back down lost its footing...More

1  Thank SO55
Reviewed 26 August 2014

I arranged for my wife and I to do the four hour tour with lunch. Two hours on the horses with a lunch break and then two more hours of riding. It was an amazing trip and Kent, our guide, was so good with making...More

1  Thank David_from_the_Burgh
Reviewed 13 August 2013

During our vacation we bailed on a previously arranged trail ride in CO so we needed to replace that activity during our time in NM...Google and some other research lead us to Rio Grande Stables leaving out of Taos Ski Valley. After our previous bad...More

5  Thank Wogstl
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