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Houston's Horseback Riding

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12801 E Speedway Blvd, Tucson, AZ 85748-7136
+1 520-298-7450
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Easiest Ride Ever; Great Views of Vegetation

My wife and ride about once per year (and have done so for decades). This was by far the easiest... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Rolliecole
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Austin, Texas
Great trail ride, great hosts

My husband and I took our two 20-something sons, their girlfriends and another male friend who was... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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12801 E Speedway Blvd, Tucson, AZ 85748-7136
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+1 520-298-7450

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Reviewed 2 days ago

My wife and ride about once per year (and have done so for decades). This was by far the easiest ride we have ever done -- gentlest horses, flattest terrain. We even mounted the horses via a series of metal steps that were much easier...More

Thank Rolliecole
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I took our two 20-something sons, their girlfriends and another male friend who was visiting from England to Houston’s for a 2 hour trail ride through the saguaro national monument east. When I first booked the ride, I was disappointed that the...More

Thank EvI6680
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

What a fun way to spend an afternoon! Bonnie and staff were very friendly and kind and led us on an excellent adventure riding through Saguaro National Park. Horses were well trained.

Thank 452sunshine
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

After a long drive out Speedway in Tucson we arrived at Houston's Horseback Riding. The entry is neat with lots of old time farm equipment on display along the driveway. We were met by Sierra who walked us back to the corral and barn where...More

Thank Leonard M
Reviewed 21 October 2017

Took a 2 hour ride through the Sonoran Desert, in the Saguaro National Park. Great horses, very informative guides.

Thank Sherry H
Reviewed 15 October 2017

We live in Tucson and although we know the desert is beautiful, we could spend more time appreciating the beautiful place in which we live. I went with my sons (8 and 11 years old) over fall break, and we had an incredible time. Beautiful...More

Thank kvanamburg11
Reviewed 15 October 2017

A trail ride on one of Houston’s gentle and well trained horses through the Saguaro East National Monument is a must for every Tucson visitor! The wranglers are patient, friendly and informative, and the scenery can’t be beat. Make sure you make time for a...More

Thank TopdogAZ
Reviewed 13 October 2017 via mobile

My granddaughter got a private lesson from the owner. It was a very good experience. The stables are the most interesting ones we have ever encountered. Lots of old farm machinery, old trucks, and cars. The place is next to a 30,000 acre park so...More

Thank G2services
Reviewed 21 September 2017 via mobile

Booked this for me, my daughter, her aunt and my eight year old grandson, who'd never ridden anything other than a carnival pony at five. A great setting for the stables, a large property in among other private horse properties, beautifully shaded by old mature...More

Thank Thomas L
Reviewed 7 June 2017

What a wonderful experience this was! We had a fantastic ride in the park and felt very privileged to be riding out in the desert! We were not experienced riders but that didn't matter at all, from the moment we arrived we felt very looked...More

Thank Sue D
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Only_live_0nce2014
30 December 2016|
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Response from Elizabeth M | Property representative |
It is typically not recommended to ride a horse while pregnant, especially beyond the first trimester.
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Marcee W
16 December 2016|
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Response from Elizabeth M | Property representative |
Hi Marcee! Riders as young as 4 can join for a trail ride.
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Dana O
9 February 2016|
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Response from Becky S | Reviewed this property |
I don't know the age limit sorry
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