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Houston's Horseback Riding

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12801 E Speedway Blvd, Tucson, AZ 85748-7136
+1 520-298-7450
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Took a 2 hour ride through the Sonoran Desert, in the Saguaro National Park. Great horses, very... read more

Reviewed 22 October 2017
Sherry H
Northern Arizona
Fantastic time with my sons!

We live in Tucson and although we know the desert is beautiful, we could spend more time... read more

Reviewed 16 October 2017
Tucson, Arizona
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12801 E Speedway Blvd, Tucson, AZ 85748-7136
+1 520-298-7450
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Reviewed 22 October 2017

Took a 2 hour ride through the Sonoran Desert, in the Saguaro National Park. Great horses, very informative guides.

Thank Sherry H
Reviewed 16 October 2017

We live in Tucson and although we know the desert is beautiful, we could spend more time appreciating the beautiful place in which we live. I went with my sons (8 and 11 years old) over fall break, and we had an incredible time. Beautiful...More

Thank kvanamburg11
Reviewed 16 October 2017

A trail ride on one of Houston’s gentle and well trained horses through the Saguaro East National Monument is a must for every Tucson visitor! The wranglers are patient, friendly and informative, and the scenery can’t be beat. Make sure you make time for a...More

Thank TopdogAZ
Reviewed 14 October 2017 via mobile

My granddaughter got a private lesson from the owner. It was a very good experience. The stables are the most interesting ones we have ever encountered. Lots of old farm machinery, old trucks, and cars. The place is next to a 30,000 acre park so...More

Thank G2services
Reviewed 22 September 2017 via mobile

Booked this for me, my daughter, her aunt and my eight year old grandson, who'd never ridden anything other than a carnival pony at five. A great setting for the stables, a large property in among other private horse properties, beautifully shaded by old mature...More

Thank Thomas L
Reviewed 7 June 2017

What a wonderful experience this was! We had a fantastic ride in the park and felt very privileged to be riding out in the desert! We were not experienced riders but that didn't matter at all, from the moment we arrived we felt very looked...More

Thank Sue D
Reviewed 3 May 2017 via mobile

We found this place on TripAdvisor and I booked after talking to them. So glad we did!! It was great experience and highlight for my 8 year old horse lover!! The ride thru the national park yielded lots of beautiful mountains, cacti and flowering saguro....More

Thank mcallijd
Reviewed 29 April 2017

We had a great ride after a good deal of rain last winter, so we even got to ride right through some "washes." The guides were very relaxed, and so good for beginners and experienced riders too. The setup is quite organized, even though it...More

Thank aagie
Reviewed 21 April 2017 via mobile

We came from NJ and took our 7 year old on the trail ride. Our daughter has Down syndrome and rides horses regularly at home. The staff here is AMAZING!!! They were so patient with my daughter who, in the middle of the ride, tried...More

Thank Amy K
Reviewed 13 April 2017 via mobile

My sister, a friend, and I went on a 2 hour trail ride at Houston's. The horses were calm and relaxed, our trail guide was friendly and informative, and the scenery was fantastic! We were looking for a relaxing ride through Saguaro National Park-East and...More

Thank Bobbie S
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Questions & Answers
31 December 2016|
Response from Elizabeth M | Property representative |
It is typically not recommended to ride a horse while pregnant, especially beyond the first trimester.
Marcee W
16 December 2016|
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Response from Elizabeth M | Property representative |
Hi Marcee! Riders as young as 4 can join for a trail ride.
Dana O
10 February 2016|
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Response from Becky S | Reviewed this property |
I don't know the age limit sorry