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Shadow Glen Riding Stables

#1 of 3 things to do in Fair Oaks Features Animals
4854 Main Avenue, Fair Oaks, CA 95628-6518
+1 916-989-1826
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Great experience!

Visiting the Stables was an awesome experience. The people were very friendly and courteous and... read more

Reviewed 26 July 2016
Vatsalarya
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Mumbai (Bombay), India
Great place for a first time rider or for novice riders

We took one of our grandkids here for her birthday to ride a horse for the first time ever. The... read more

Reviewed 21 November 2015
John S
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Fair Oaks, California
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good22%
  • Average11%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
26 Jul 2016
“Great experience!”
21 Nov 2015
“Great place for a first time rider or for novice riders”
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4854 Main Avenue, Fair Oaks, CA 95628-6518
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Reviewed 26 July 2016

Visiting the Stables was an awesome experience. The people were very friendly and courteous and showed us the place. The staff shared some their experience and the place itself is very well maintained.

1  Thank Vatsalarya
Reviewed 21 November 2015

We took one of our grandkids here for her birthday to ride a horse for the first time ever. The great folks at Shadow Glen took excellent care of her, put her on the perfect animal, and the girl had the time of her life....More

1  Thank John S
Reviewed 29 August 2015 via mobile

We love visiting stables and meetimg all the horses... we've gone in Africa, Maui, Puerto Rico and many other places. So far this is the best place we have been to as far as the facilities go. Lots of open space, chickens, goats and more....More

2  Thank InnoAvenue
Reviewed 3 November 2014

Fantastic family outing! I'm 65 and took my daughter and 2 granddaughters (ages 9 and 11) for an hour ride. Within 15 minutes of starting out, I heard, "I want to do this again for my birthday!", from the girls. After a brief instruction while...More

1  Thank Lou K
Reviewed 22 September 2014 via mobile

I've been boarding at Shadow Glen for over a year now & I love it! The immediate access to the American River trails is great. But that's not the best part, the facility owners take OUTSTANDING care of all the horses. It's great to know...More

2  Thank Heidi H
Reviewed 16 September 2014

The paddocks had no shelters and they keep them locked, which would be unsafe for the horses in an emergency. For those reasons, I decided not to board my horses there.More

2  Thank weyesowl
Shadow G, Manager at Shadow Glen Riding Stables, responded to this review

Hi, Thank you for taking your time to review our facility. We are sorry we did not meet with your expectations in a boarding facility and hope you were able to find a place that was suitable to your needs. I just wanted to add,...More

Reviewed 11 November 2013

Took my 8yo son for a 1 hour trail ride. Good guides, great scenery and fair price. Only downside was it was hard to hear the leader talk about the history of the region as I was 4 horses back Strongly recommend for novice riders/families.

1  Thank purpletaffy
Reviewed 14 May 2011

They were great my daughter was in heaven all the instructors were great she learned how to take care of a horse and loves to ride she is only ten but I think she gain a wonderful memory that will last a life time.

3  Thank Gman1968
A TripAdvisor Member
Sacromento,CA
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Reviewed 11 October 2002

You really want to go to Shadow Glen. It is the greatest place in the world. All of the guides are nice and friendly. The horses are wonderful. They also offer lessons, which I take. You can go on a trail ride or ride in...More

5  Thank A TripAdvisor Member
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