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Hickory Hollow Horse Farm

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219 Crooked Creek Rd, Gettysburg, PA 17325-7418
+1 717-253-6300
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The best activity I have ever done at Gettysburg!

The wranglers/guides at Hickory Hollow Farms were great. They're very tuned into matching the best... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
tcammarata7
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Freeland, Maryland
Beautiful battlefield ride

Knowledgeable guide and interesting history. Good horses and equipment. An overall great experience.

Reviewed 3 days ago
juliecam559
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Cambridge, United Kingdom
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  • Excellent92%
  • Very good5%
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“hour ride” (53 reviews)
“horseback tour” (42 reviews)
LOCATION
219 Crooked Creek Rd, Gettysburg, PA 17325-7418
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+1 717-253-6300
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"hour ride"
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"horseback tour"
in 42 reviews
"beginner riders"
in 7 reviews
"battlefield guide"
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"enjoyable ride"
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"horse ride"
in 13 reviews
"great ride"
in 22 reviews
"riding experience"
in 14 reviews
"licensed guide"
in 33 reviews
"highlight of our trip"
in 16 reviews
"took pictures"
in 9 reviews
"different perspective"
in 12 reviews
"longer tour"
in 7 reviews
"highly recommend this tour"
in 11 reviews
"two hours"
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"civil war"
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"pickett's charge"
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Reviewed 3 days ago

The wranglers/guides at Hickory Hollow Farms were great. They're very tuned into matching the best horse for each rider making the experience much more enjoyable, even for those who have never been on a horse. They also paid close attention to all the riders during...More

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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Knowledgeable guide and interesting history. Good horses and equipment. An overall great experience.

Thank juliecam559
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Taking the Battlefield tour on Horse Back was a great experience and plan on doing it again this summer . Pam looked ahead at the weather and rebooked us for the day before as rain was coming. Unfortunately I don't know the girls names but...More

Thank Tammy M
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Reviewed 6 days ago

This was our second visit to the battlefield and we wanted to experience it from a different perspective (Well, I did anyway. It was a complete surprise for the other party). Rather than seeing it from the periphery, looking in, Hickory Hollow allows you to...More

Thank AndFurthermore
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Reviewed 6 days ago

This was our second visit to Gettysburg, and we wanted to experience the battlefield from horseback. I chose Hickory Hollow after reading reviews for the best horseback tours and I am glad to say, I made the right choice! The horses were very well cared...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

My family and I recently spent a few days in Gettysburg PA touring the town and the battlefield. Our 2 hour tour on horseback with Hickory Hollow Horse Farm was the highlight of the trip. The history guide was impressive and the horse managers/handlers were...More

Thank Bob M
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We did the 2 hour Battlefield Tour with a Licensed Tour and had a great time. Pam and her team did wonderful. The guide talked for the whole 2 hours! The horses were great! I rode Sunny and my husband rode Vego. Both remained calm...More

1  Thank Rebecca M
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our 1st visit to Gettysburg was amazing. Our meeting place was very easy to find from town and just minutes away. We started with our horseback tour with Pam and her awesome gang! They were extremely attentive to us throughout the full 2 hours making...More

1  Thank majesticsussex
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The guides were very knowledgeable, friendly, and entertaining. The ride was relaxing and informative. Had a great time!

1  Thank k b
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Hickory Hollow offered such a great experience!! The staff/guides were all so kind and helpful and the horses were so beautiful and gentle. We all had such an amazing time.

2  Thank Kerry K
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Debbie W
22 December 2017|
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Response from j0chef | Reviewed this property |
Deb, Hickory Hollow to would have to answer your question about availability but I would contact them as soon as you can. Great tour!
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Trail1998
24 June 2017|
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Response from Sandra S | Reviewed this property |
their website has a place to contact them and they were very responsive. I'd suggest posting your question directly to them.
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whisar18
28 February 2017|
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Response from Lizbailey85 |
Hi there! We tend to book up very quickly during the anniversary, so the sooner you know your plans the better. Just give us a call and we will do our best to work with you and get you in the saddle. We can accommodate... More
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