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Elk Mountain Trails

#2 of 5 things to do in Knoxville Features Animals
921 Hoffmaster Rd, Knoxville, MD 21758-1216
+1 301-834-8882
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Wonderful horses!

The horses were so gentle and easy to ride, especially for a beginner. The scenery along the trail... read more

Reviewed 25 July 2016
Stephanie M
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Frederick, Maryland
Was not a pleasant dxperience

I have been riding for about three years and am fairly comfortable on any horse. I have never... read more

Reviewed 10 July 2016
JulRN
via mobile
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good12%
  • Average12%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible4%
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“hour ride” (7 reviews)
“helmets” (3 reviews)
“horses” (21 reviews)
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921 Hoffmaster Rd, Knoxville, MD 21758-1216
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+1 301-834-8882
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Reviewed 25 July 2016

The horses were so gentle and easy to ride, especially for a beginner. The scenery along the trail is beautiful. We saw several deer along the trail. The trail ride includes some uphill and downhill sections to make the ride interesting. The staff wasn't super...More

Thank Stephanie M
Reviewed 10 July 2016 via mobile

I have been riding for about three years and am fairly comfortable on any horse. I have never wished for a ride to be over until today. The trail guides - 2 young sisters were very nice and really tried to make this a good...More

1  Thank JulRN
Reviewed 26 June 2016 via mobile

Although the people and horses at this attraction were great, unless you've never been on a horse, it is not worth the money. Horses walk...no crawl along in single file line on very narrow trail. They know the route by heart so you don't need...More

1  Thank Beverly H
Reviewed 19 June 2016

Lucky June 10, the day arranged by Frederick Senior Center for group horseback trail riding, turned out to be a perfect day for outdoors. The drive to the facility seems challenging in certain narrow passages, nevertheless, it's a beautiful ride. Once we put on our...More

1  Thank MirabelleL_12
Reviewed 16 November 2015 via mobile

We took our daughters 13 and 17 on a surprise day out to celebrate our anniversary they were so surprised and we all had a wonderful first time trail ride. Definitely recommend for anyone looking for a beautiful relaxing outing ♡

1  Thank Laura G
Reviewed 13 October 2015

What a wonderful experience! Great location, great horses, and great people. All the horses were very friendly and pretty easy to ride. The scenery was excellent! Saw many deer. Will do it again soon.

Thank Erika_P_G
Reviewed 30 August 2015

My 10 year old son has a love for horses - we are not experienced riders by any means, but we enjoy riding horses in a group setting. The guides (Michelle, Sarah, & Frank) were super, friendly, happy, and very conscientious to both the riders...More

Thank Christel B
Reviewed 21 August 2015

We had a great time at Elk Mountain Trails. We are all novice riders and the staff made us feel comfortable and safe. Savannah was our guide and she was knowledgable and friendly. The horses are beautiful and well groomed. We enjoyed meeting Mr. Soldier,...More

Thank Dave S
Reviewed 18 August 2015

Absolutely wonderful. I am an experienced rider, my boyfriend however is not. He surprised me by taking me here for a ride and brunch for my birthday. It was lovely. The horses are great. The guides are knowlegeable and very friendly. They have riding packages...More

Thank Brlusk1990
Reviewed 15 August 2015

Took my girlfriend on the 1 1/2 hour ride early in the morning as a surprise birthday present and it was wonderful. Our guides were knowledgeable, confident and great with the horses who obeyed commands amazingly. The rest of the staff and owners are very...More

1  Thank Daniel T
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