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Brace's Stables

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62 Jamison City Rd, Benton, PA 17814-7409
+1 570-925-5253
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Family weekend

Enjoyed a family getaway weekend with two 12 year olds! Views were beautiful. Kids had a great... read more

Reviewed October 15, 2017
Jessica C
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Drunk staff

We actually took a ride to the waterfall. We found our ranch hand/cowboy very rough and rude. He... read more

Reviewed October 6, 2017
jonettesmerker
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Shippenville, Pennsylvania
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Horseback trail rides. Open to the public 7 days a week.
  • Excellent65%
  • Very good0%
  • Average10%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible15%
Oct 15, 2017
“Family weekend”
Oct 5, 2017
“Drunk staff”
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62 Jamison City Rd, Benton, PA 17814-7409
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Reviewed October 15, 2017 via mobile

Enjoyed a family getaway weekend with two 12 year olds! Views were beautiful. Kids had a great time riding the horses.

Thank Jessica C
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Reviewed October 6, 2017 via mobile

We actually took a ride to the waterfall. We found our ranch hand/cowboy very rough and rude. He made me rush my older horse and try to get her to speed up. What was the rush?? I figured it out while at the waterfall -...More

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Reviewed August 21, 2017 via mobile

I have to say this is by far the best place I have ever rode. The owners are very kind. They are very busy with being sure that every horse is groomed and saddled very well. They give very good instructions that are very easy...More

1  Thank Ruth T
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Reviewed July 29, 2017

We were in the area, had a blast at Ricketts Glen and wanted to add horseback riding to our week. Like some other reviews I've read, the staff member was extremely rude. Felt like we were bothering her, we did not follow through with our...More

1  Thank jmarrero797
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Reviewed June 26, 2017

We wanted our kids to have some horseback riding experience before a family trip out West later this summer. Dealing with Katie over the phone to book our ride was easy - very friendly service. We were a little taken aback when we arrived; as...More

Thank vjk42307
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Reviewed May 8, 2016 via mobile

I have no idea why others did not have a good greeting experience. They promptly greeted us. We had great conversation because we made conversation. The owner (male) was very friendly and answered any questions we had about the farm, the horses, the area etc....More

1  Thank Jessica P
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Reviewed August 24, 2015 via mobile

My husband & I got to plan a mini vacation in early Aug 2015. On our list was to go horseback riding. Brace's Stables provided us with a great experience and a enjoyable afternoon! The creek walk trail was beautiful and our guide was very...More

1  Thank Jennifer R
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Reviewed August 19, 2015

We went on a one-hour ride. They hadn't given much thought to the route -- most of it was on paved roads, with passing cars -- and there weren't many sights to behold. The guide did not provide explanations of anything we saw or passed,...More

1  Thank DCDolcevita
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Reviewed August 10, 2015

Had the most amazing time this weekend at Ricketts Glen, took a horseback tour with my husband and had the most amazing trip! Thank you so much, the horses were awesome and our guides Bobby Jo and Tom made the ride even more enjoyable, we...More

Thank Lori S
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Reviewed August 26, 2014

Best time!!! We loved it!! The guys were great very friendly. Answered all our questions. Ride in the mountains was awesome! Will definitely go back there again!

Thank rgeedy
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