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Rio Grande Stables

#1 of 1 things to do in San Cristobal Features Animals
74 HWY 522, San Cristobal, NM 87564
+1 888-259-8267
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3 Hour Ride-Cebolla Mesa

Our guide, Kelly, was amazing! The scenery was beautiful. Loved my horse, Luna. They were all great... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Jessica B
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Highlight of my Trip

I want to first say that this was my first time ever riding a horse. I was very nervous before I... read more

Reviewed 12 July 2017
Sandroserra1220
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"Defining the Difference between the Expected & the Exceptional" Premier Trail Riding in the Taos Mountains of Northern New Mexico & The Taos Plateau ALL RIDES ORIGINATE FROM the RIO GRANDE HEADQUARTERS, OFF NM HWY 522, MILE MARKER 15 We Are a Full-service New Mexico Horseback Riding Outfitter Guided Trail Rides from 1 to 5 hours and All Days Family-Friendly beginning at 7 years old More than 30 year of providing DEPENDABILITY, QUALITY, & EXPERTISE
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74 HWY 522, San Cristobal, NM 87564
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Our guide, Kelly, was amazing! The scenery was beautiful. Loved my horse, Luna. They were all great horses. We will definitely be visiting Rio Grande Stables again!

Thank Jessica B
lajitasstables, Front Office Manager at Rio Grande Stables, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Terrific !!!! Kelly is Amazing and we take great pride in Our Guides !!!! Thanks so much and can not wait to hit the trails with you again!!!!

Reviewed 12 July 2017

I want to first say that this was my first time ever riding a horse. I was very nervous before I arrived, but was quickly calmed by the friendly staff and the tame horses. The horses were extremely well mannered during our 3 hour ride,...More

Thank Sandroserra1220
lajitasstables, Guest Relations Manager at Rio Grande Stables, responded to this reviewResponded 14 July 2017

Spectacular! So glad you had a fun time We hope you find all your future horseback trail rides as satisfying. Come see us again!

Reviewed 2 July 2017 via mobile

Although the staff was friendly, this was NOTHING like it was described on their website..."provide you and your family with a safe, gentle introduction to horse back riding." First, several of their horses are misbehaved and not well trained. One kept fighting with another and...More

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lajitasstables, Front Office Manager at Rio Grande Stables, responded to this reviewResponded 4 July 2017

We are very sorry to hear you had this experience with us, I will be reaching out to you to personally. we apologize profusely and Look forward to talking with you .

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Reviewed 5 September 2016 via mobile

Awesome ride. I hadn't been on a horse in years and the guide really did a good job explaining the basics. Really nice sunset view. Definitely worth the trip.

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Reviewed 12 September 2014

Trail had some interesting treachery built in, but always safe and horses were steadily sure-footed. We embarked on a three-hour ride ( a just-right for most who just want a full experience. I trust even greater beauty lay ahead for the longer ride.) Directions good,...More

Thank Loyal2Cubs
Reviewed 2 September 2014

We took the 3 hour ride up 1500 ft of elevation. Views and feel are beautiful. Guide very outgoing. However, the horses were stubborn and not easy to control. It was the end of the day and my horse going back down lost its footing...More

1  Thank SO55
Reviewed 25 August 2014

I arranged for my wife and I to do the four hour tour with lunch. Two hours on the horses with a lunch break and then two more hours of riding. It was an amazing trip and Kent, our guide, was so good with making...More

1  Thank David_from_the_Burgh
Reviewed 12 August 2013

During our vacation we bailed on a previously arranged trail ride in CO so we needed to replace that activity during our time in NM...Google and some other research lead us to Rio Grande Stables leaving out of Taos Ski Valley. After our previous bad...More

5  Thank Wogstl
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Erin C
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Response from lajitasstables | Property representative |
Thank you for contacting Rio Grande Stables. We ride from 1 to 5 hours and everything in between, Go to our web site to see the various prices for all the different rides, Or call us at 1-888-259-8267 for a whole run-down.
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