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Pioneer Trails Adventures

217 N Main St, Independence, MO 64050-2804
+1 816-254-2466
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Great experience!!

The tour guide was fun and very knowledgeable!! We had a great time and learned some things we... read more

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Reviewed 1 week ago
Trudi J N
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Milbank, South Dakota
Very informative

We took the full city tour. The owner took us and he was quite the character. He knew his history... read more

Reviewed 2 November 2017
risher70
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Ironton, Missouri
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We are open six days a week, Monday through Saturday, 9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.; weather permitting, through December 31. We tour Frontier Independence where three trails began, two Civil War battles were fought and one President began his march to the White House. We give tours from single parties to tour buses filling a wagon train of covered wagons. Add the finishing touch to a perfect wedding with an intimate wedding adventure ride.
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“covered wagon” (16 reviews)
“minute tour” (6 reviews)
“city tour” (6 reviews)
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Hours Today: 9:00 AM - 4:30 AM
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217 N Main St, Independence, MO 64050-2804
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The tour guide was fun and very knowledgeable!! We had a great time and learned some things we didn’t know!! Would recommend this as a thing to do when you’re in this area!!

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Reviewed 2 November 2017

We took the full city tour. The owner took us and he was quite the character. He knew his history. It was cold that day but he had blankets for us. I would recommend this tour if you are interested in history. It lasted close...More

Thank risher70
Ralph G, Owner at Pioneer Trails Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 3 November 2017

Thank you for your review and visiting with us! Hope to see you again! Happy Trails ~

Reviewed 30 October 2017 via mobile

I happened to go on my tour on National Mule Day, October 26th! Ralph told me all about the day and how it came to be. Worth looking up! I was born and raised in Independence but moved away 30+ years ago. Being from here,...More

Thank Cindy L
Ralph G, Owner at Pioneer Trails Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 7 November 2017

I appreciate your kind review! Thank you for touring with us and I hope to see you again! Happy Trails~

Reviewed 26 October 2017

Ralph was very cordial and knowledgeable regarding the tour. He had a complete understanding of the subject matter. The ride was done with a sense of professionalism and it was fun and relaxing. The tour was well organized and had immersed in the period. A...More

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Thank Steven S
Ralph G, Owner at Pioneer Trails Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 27 October 2017

Thank you for your kind review! We are glad you visited with us and hope to see you again! Happy Trails~

Reviewed 23 October 2017

Well worth doing. Very educational and entertaining. The tour guide puts a lot of work into producing a quality experience.

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Ralph G, Owner at Pioneer Trails Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 24 October 2017

Thank you for touring with us, we appreciate your review and hope to see you again! Happy Trails~

Reviewed 11 October 2017 via mobile

My driver and owner of the business was quite a character. He knew a plethora of information about Independence and Missouri history and about the geography and politics of the area. He certainly had his spiel, but since I had the tour to myself, there...More

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Ralph G, Owner at Pioneer Trails Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 12 October 2017

Thank you for going west with Pioneer Trails Adventures and taking time to review! Happy Trails to you!

Reviewed 19 September 2017

This mule-drawn covered wagon tour of Independence was really fun and interesting! The driver, Ralph, is knowledgeable and entertaining with his enthusiastic presentation of some really great history. The mules were happy, healthy, and very well cared for- bright eyes and glossy coats. We got...More

Thank Sylvan S
Ralph G, Owner at Pioneer Trails Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 20 September 2017

Thank you for visiting us! I appreciate your review and hope to see you again!

Reviewed 4 September 2017

Ralph is a talented historian who will make history come alive for you! He is friendly and knowledgeable. Being on a mule driven wagon gives you an authentic sense of history. You will not be disappointed! We took our granddaughters (ages 5 - 9) and...More

Thank MissouriLoveToTravel
Ralph G, Owner at Pioneer Trails Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 5 September 2017

Thank you so much for your kind words and repeat visits, I appreciate it! Happy Trails ~

Reviewed 31 August 2017

We had a great time on our tour of Independence. He interacted with us and shared lots of fun history. A nice way to spend a little while learning.

Thank Jessica D
Ralph G, Owner at Pioneer Trails Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 1 September 2017

Thank you for traveling West with us and we appreciate your kind review! Happy Trails~

Reviewed 25 August 2017 via mobile

Very enjoyable and great tour guide. Very knowledgeable about the history of the area. Go if you get the chance.

Thank Denise S
Ralph G, Owner at Pioneer Trails Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 28 August 2017

Thank you for taking the time to review, we appreciate it and your business. ~Happy Trails

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Connie B
23 September 2017|
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Response from LeeLinda B | Reviewed this property |
Depends on how long you want. We went on the shortest ride.
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