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Jesse James Riding Stables

#5 of 14 things to do in Cave City Features Animals
3057 Mammoth Cave Rd, Cave City, KY 42127-9207
+1 270-773-2560
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Great experience

I am director of a high school group of 35. We had just visited Churchill Downs and the Kentucky... read more

Reviewed 28 March 2016
Depew, New York
Loved every moment!

Great horses, great tour guide for our half hour tour. Only thing we wish we would've gone, it to... read more

Reviewed 28 March 2016
Cincinnati, Ohio
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3057 Mammoth Cave Rd, Cave City, KY 42127-9207
+1 270-773-2560
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Reviewed 28 March 2016

I am director of a high school group of 35. We had just visited Churchill Downs and the Kentucky Derby. A horse riding experience was a great choice to follow up, and all those at Jesse James provided a WONDERFUL experience. The horses are clean...More

Thank winstonbeden
Reviewed 28 March 2016

Great horses, great tour guide for our half hour tour. Only thing we wish we would've gone, it to go again before our trip ended!

Thank elizabethwatkins53
Reviewed 23 March 2016 via mobile

We did a 2 hour ride with Josh, he didn't talk a lot but that was fine because we were looking at all the beauty around us. Our family was the only one doing the 2 hour ride, we started going up a big hill...More

Thank 32family
Reviewed 21 October 2015

We loved our hour ride at the stables! Our cowboy guide with the pretty blue eyes was fantastic! We can tell he absolutely loves the horses and loves what he does. He was entertaining ,laid back but still had his watchful eye on everyone on...More

Thank Tat2girl88
Reviewed 20 October 2015 via mobile

We did a half hour horseback ride. My children are 5, 9, and 11. The horses were very calm and gentle. My son wanted his to gallop, but he didn't, and I was kind of glad because we are not experienced riders. Our guide was...More

Thank Jessica E
Reviewed 14 October 2015 via mobile

My husband and I were first attracted to the park for their low cost horse back riding. We arrived, only to find an even greater offer! They allow all active duty military members free EVERYTHING in the park! My husband got on all the attractions...More

Thank Sarah L
Reviewed 12 October 2015

A ran down place with very fast bumper cars. We got the bracelet that allows you to do everything over and over again and the kids had a blast. They have these awesome cars that run down a big hill and was awesome.

Thank Brian H
Reviewed 16 September 2015

My Husband and I took our two children, ages 6 and 5. Very fun!! I was a little nervous when my 6 year old got on a horse by herself but it was a smaller horse, very gentle and she was very comfortable. Our guide...More

Thank KRGainer0731
Reviewed 14 September 2015

Brought our kids 3-6 to the stables for our first ever horse back rides. We all had a very nice ride with a great instructor. The kids loved it and left smiling.

Thank jaxmarie
Reviewed 6 August 2015

We were in town visiting Mammoth Caves and stayed a few nights at Jellystone. We saw Jesse James Riding Stables on the way to the caves and decided to stop after our tour to get information. We ended up riding the next morning for an...More

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Do they allow bigger people?
21 March 2016|
Response from Tactikat | Reviewed this property |
If I recall correctly, there is a weight limit of 250 lbs per person (one to a horse).
Patty S
Are there any cabins to rent nearby?
28 May 2015|
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Response from Patricia F | Reviewed this property |
We made reservations in the Mammoth Cave National Park Sunset Terrace. It is like a old style motor-lodge/motel. Comfortable, clean, and quiet... with a fridge/microwave. *(no Wifi, or much TV- to the disappointment of my... More
allen m
Do y'all have horse back riding in January & February?
28 January 2015|
Response from John M | Reviewed this property |
Per their website I think they are only open March to November: