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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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Perfect experience even for advanced riders!

Everything was perfect and I was able to have a private ride with the owner for 2.5 hours. The... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Zinfonia
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Gatineau, Canada
2 hour trail ride

My husband and I did the 2 hour trail ride today and we were so incredibly happy with the entire... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
AColeman14
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“hour ride” (31 reviews)
“great ride” (19 reviews)
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12801 E Speedway Blvd, Tucson, AZ 85748-7136
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+1 520-298-7450
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"hour ride"
in 31 reviews
"saguaro national park"
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"great ride"
in 19 reviews
"private ride"
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"experienced riders"
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"lasted hours"
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"well trained horses"
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"great horses"
in 3 reviews
"tanque verde"
in 9 reviews
"enjoyable ride"
in 3 reviews
"trail guide"
in 5 reviews
"fantastic experience"
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"sonoran desert"
in 15 reviews
"interesting facts"
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"natural beauty"
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"beautiful scenery"
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"saguaro cactus"
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Everything was perfect and I was able to have a private ride with the owner for 2.5 hours. The horse provided was excellent, beyond my expectations and the views from the Saguaro National Park are unbeatable. If you are looking for a safe, fun, and...More

Thank Zinfonia
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I did the 2 hour trail ride today and we were so incredibly happy with the entire experience. Bobbi was kind a welcoming, full of information, and a generally wonderful person to be around. Our guide (up front with us) was one...More

Thank AColeman14
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Reviewed 17 January 2018

My wife and ride about once per year (and have done so for decades). This was by far the easiest ride we have ever done -- gentlest horses, flattest terrain. We even mounted the horses via a series of metal steps that were much easier...More

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Reviewed 4 January 2018 via mobile

My husband and I took our two 20-something sons, their girlfriends and another male friend who was visiting from England to Houston’s for a 2 hour trail ride through the saguaro national monument east. When I first booked the ride, I was disappointed that the...More

Thank EvI6680
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Reviewed 27 December 2017

What a fun way to spend an afternoon! Bonnie and staff were very friendly and kind and led us on an excellent adventure riding through Saguaro National Park. Horses were well trained.

Thank 452sunshine
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Reviewed 21 December 2017

After a long drive out Speedway in Tucson we arrived at Houston's Horseback Riding. The entry is neat with lots of old time farm equipment on display along the driveway. We were met by Sierra who walked us back to the corral and barn where...More

Thank Leonard M
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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
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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
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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
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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
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Only_live_0nce2014
31 December 2016|
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Response from Elizabeth M | Property representative |
It is typically not recommended to ride a horse while pregnant, especially beyond the first trimester.
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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.
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Dana O
10 February 2016|
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Response from Becky S | Reviewed this property |
I don't know the age limit sorry
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