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End of the Trail Horseback Riding

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Awesome experience

Goodlow was wonderful and we had a great ride. Our horses were mild mannered and beautiful. Champ... read more

Reviewed 17 August 2018
Rebecca D
Livonia, Michigan
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Fun for the Whole Family!

My husband and I took our daughters, ages 10 and 4, to End of the Trail and we had a great time... read more

Reviewed 29 July 2018
Decatur, Illinois
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Reviewed 28 August 2018

This is not a run of the mill path. It was up an old logging road that was badly washed out in areas. One horse was somewhat aggressive to another (mine) and the man riding him didn’t know how to control him. This lead to...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Lynn B
Reviewed 17 August 2018 via mobile

Goodlow was wonderful and we had a great ride. Our horses were mild mannered and beautiful. Champ, the dog, was also a highlight. The view at the top was amazing. There definitely was some rough terrain at points, but we had a great time.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Rebecca D
Reviewed 29 July 2018 via mobile

My husband and I took our daughters, ages 10 and 4, to End of the Trail and we had a great time! Our four year old rode along with my husband while our ten year old and I had our own horses. Goodlow was a...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank barnesemily
Reviewed 23 July 2018 via mobile

Our ride with Mr. Goodlow was a favorite activity for the whole family. Although decidedly more intense than expected, the views from the top were amazing. Our kids are still are still talking about horses Uncle Buck, Billy the Kid, and Jessie James. Thanks for...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Elisha K
Reviewed 27 May 2018 via mobile

We visited on our camping trip to Cherokee, the weather wasn’t the best and it rained probably 1/2 of the ride. Hard rain, not light. The horses were amazing and Goodlow and his wife were so professional, yet fun. The view at the top of...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed 28 March 2018 via mobile

This was amazing! Definitely the highlight of the trip. I was doubled up with my son and my daughter was on her own horse. She had an amazing time!! I think my horse was my actual spirit animal. He was quite stubborn and kept stopping...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank jandb918
Reviewed 8 November 2017 via mobile

I was so nervous about doing this but I am so glad that we did. My husband, our two daughters(ages 7 and 11) and I had never been horse back riding. Mr. Bark and his amazing gentle horses took very good care of us. The...More

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank gnc1231
Reviewed 24 September 2017

My husband and I rode at End of the Trail and we loved it. Its been awhile since either of us have ridden so it was really nice to get back in the saddle. The horses were great. No problem at all and Goodlow is...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank FolkArtPainter
Reviewed 30 May 2017

My review is in relation to I5255IMdawns. I rode this same horse just this past Memorial Day Weekend and had no trouble at all. I am not an experienced rider but I ride frequently at End of the Trail with Goodlow Bark. I have seen...More

Date of experience: May 2017
2  Thank 546denise
Reviewed 21 May 2017

I went on February 28th, 2017 with a friend of mine. I was hurt really bad by one of their horses. The guide said the horse was spooked but had me take the horse out anyways. I was injured and had to be airlifted to...More

Date of experience: February 2017
6  Thank I5255IMdawns
goodlow b, Owner at End of the Trail Horseback Riding, responded to this reviewResponded 24 May 2017

First of all I would like to apologize for your accident and your injuries. It is my goal that everyone has a safe and enjoyable ride. But this incident was preventable and certainly unnecessary for everyone involved. Before you mounted the horse you told me...More

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$40 per person Half for small child doubled up