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Historic Hitchin' Post Stables

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4848 Lake Mary Rd, Flagstaff, AZ 86005-9358
+1 928-774-1719
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We had a great time riding horses through the park's pine forests. Our two children 7 and 12 both... read more

Reviewed 29 July 2017
russcbrown
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Akron, Ohio
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Great Staff! They pick the horse especially for your personality.

My wife and 3 children (18, 15, 13) took a morning 2 hour ride through the forest. When we arrived... read more

Reviewed 10 July 2017
Bill D
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We provide horseback and trail riding for the Grand Canyon, Flagstaff, Arizona area, and if you want to experience the best horses, the best scenery, the best wranglers, than you don't want to miss a day of riding in the Coconino National Forest. This is the largest National Forest in the US, and it has miles of horseback trails with scenic beauty, spectacular views, quiet solitude, and the Arizona Trail is accessible from our stables. 1 Hour Ride = $55; 2 Hour Ride = $100; 3 Hour Ride = $150; 4 Hour Ride = $180; 6 Hour Ride = $240; 8 Hour Ride = $300. Wagon Ride = $45 (children 4 and under ride for FREE). Cowboy Meals: Adult Cowboy Dinner = $40 (Steak or chicken, cowboy baked beans, salad, Texas toast & choice of a drink). Child Cowboy Dinner = $20 (Burgers or hotdogs, cowboy baked beans, salad, Texas toast, & choice of drink). Cowboy Lunch = $20 (burgers or hotdogs, potato salad, choice of drink). Cowboy Breakfast = $10 (bacon, sausage, eggs, pancakes, juice or coffee). Pack Lunch = $25 (This will go with you on your ride. Choice of sandwich, potato salad, chips and choice of drink).
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Hours Today: 09:00 - 16:00
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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4848 Lake Mary Rd, Flagstaff, AZ 86005-9358
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Reviewed 29 July 2017 via mobile

We had a great time riding horses through the park's pine forests. Our two children 7 and 12 both had a blast. Ari, our guide, kept a close eye on the kids and us as we trotted along at a slow relaxing pace. She was...More

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Reviewed 10 July 2017

My wife and 3 children (18, 15, 13) took a morning 2 hour ride through the forest. When we arrived at the stable they had all the horses ready to go. We went through some paperwork, which was short, made our payment and mounted up....More

Thank Bill D
Roger H, Owner at Historic Hitchin' Post Stables, responded to this reviewResponded 18 July 2017

So glad ya'll had such a great time. Sounds like the horses and wranglers were great for you. Come back and we'll take you on another horseback riding adventure!

Reviewed 26 June 2017

What a great ride we had through the beautiful countryside. The trail was interesting without being too difficult. If your not an experience rider, I would recommend the 1 hour ride so you won't get too sore. My 8 year old grandson really enjoys riding...More

Thank Donna M
Roger H, Owner at Historic Hitchin' Post Stables, responded to this reviewResponded 18 July 2017

Thanks for coming out, we're happy to hear you had such a fantastic time.

Reviewed 22 June 2017 via mobile

We took a trail ride with Dale. Beautiful scenery, nice horses, had interesting wildlife sightings. This is real trail ride, your butt might get sore and it is dusty at times but overall highly recommended.

Thank kss695
Roger H, Owner at Historic Hitchin' Post Stables, responded to this reviewResponded 18 July 2017

Sounds like a great adventure. Thanks for coming out and we'll see you again next time!

Reviewed 22 June 2017

We've booked this riding experience on our honeymoon and it has been our first time riding a horse. The owner has been an understanding, helpfull and charismatic guy who explained everything troughout and helped us whenever necesary. We had a nice chat with him but...More

Thank Sara S
Roger H, Owner at Historic Hitchin' Post Stables, responded to this reviewResponded 18 July 2017

What a pleasure that we got to be a part of your honeymoon. We're glad your experience turned out how you hoped and we'll see you next time!

Reviewed 11 June 2017 via mobile

Took my 6 year old son for his first horse ride. He loved it! The staff/owners are amazing! He listened to everything my son had to say and smiled! The horses were perfect the one my son was on gave him no trouble at all....More

Thank Alexandrea H
Roger H, Owner at Historic Hitchin' Post Stables, responded to this reviewResponded 18 July 2017

So happy to hear that you enjoyed the horses and our trails!

Reviewed 7 June 2017

On one of our last days in Flagstaff we did a one hour ride with The Hitchin' Post Stables, which were highly recommended by the Wyndham Flagstaff resort we were staying at - we weren't disappointed. Everyone was wonderful from the time we got there...More

Thank mackenzie282017
Roger H, Owner at Historic Hitchin' Post Stables, responded to this reviewResponded 18 July 2017

We're glad you had so much fun with Dale and Elvis, come back and let's do it again!

Reviewed 3 June 2017

I took my great-granddaughters there last year and we'll be going back again. neither had ever been on a horse before and their ages were 7 and 5. we didn't have reservations, but that didn't seem to matter to anyone there. the gentleman who walked...More

Thank free2be6
Roger H, Owner at Historic Hitchin' Post Stables, responded to this reviewResponded 18 July 2017

Glad to hear that your great-granddaughters had such a great time. We accommodate everyone, from beginners to experts, no matter the experience we have a horse for you. Thank you for coming out and we'll see you next time!

Reviewed 2 June 2017

We took a one hour ride in the morning. From the moment we arrived, we were welcomed with friendly staff, good horses and the promise of a good exxperience. We were not disappointed. Dale was our guide. We had riders of differing experience, but Dale...More

Thank Donna B
Roger H, Owner at Historic Hitchin' Post Stables, responded to this reviewResponded 18 July 2017

You'll have to come out again and take a ride with Dale and Elvis. Star will be here for ya too, we're glad you enjoyed him! See you next time Donna!

Reviewed 24 May 2017

Vacationing just outside of Flagstaff and wanted to enjoy outdoors. We arrived early and were able to start our ride without waiting! Our guide was the best. He shared experiences with us during our 1 hour ride that we will NEVER forget and took some...More

Thank A R
Roger H, Owner at Historic Hitchin' Post Stables, responded to this reviewResponded 18 July 2017

Thanks for the memories, we'll see you next time you're in town!

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jcorral0929
4 October 2016|
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Response from Roger H | Property representative |
for safety we do not take doubles, however we do take 5 year old children and up on their own horse and lead them for first time rides.
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April K
19 October 2015|
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Response from Marilyn M | Reviewed this property |
No they don't have campgrounds there but do have them on Lake Mary Rd and also near Mormon Lake!!
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