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Gillis Mountain Trail Rides

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Do this!!!!

I am so careful as to where I will ride, but Erin is so passionate about her business and horses... read more

Reviewed 26 July 2018
Toronto, Canada
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Best ride EVER!

I dont know where to start. Erin is super knowledgeable and friendly. She answered questions we had... read more

Reviewed 9 July 2018
Halifax, Canada
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Jul 26, 2018
“Do this!!!!”
Jul 8, 2018
“Best ride EVER!”
17057 Rr#1, Broad Cove, Nova Scotia B0E 1N0, Canada
+1 902-302-3355
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I'm interested in how so many people got in contact with this business to give such great reviews. I've tried for four days to call (never answer) and email (never answer). Horrendous way to run a business!

2  Thank Scott K
Reviewed 26 July 2018 via mobile

I am so careful as to where I will ride, but Erin is so passionate about her business and horses and their best welfare is her priority, so this was a no-brainer. The horses are amazing and the landscape is second to none. Deffinetly a...More

Thank jewels1980
Reviewed 9 July 2018 via mobile

I dont know where to start. Erin is super knowledgeable and friendly. She answered questions we had and was a fantastic guide. My friend rode Dee Dee and I rode Lightening. The ride had amazing views and even a beginner would be able to enjoy...More

Thank Agent_42
Reviewed 5 July 2018

My first time riding a horse was with Gillis Mountain Trail Rides and it was wonderful! Erin made sure I had the basics down and placed me on a gentle horse named Billy. We did the hour long ride up and down the mountain. The...More

Thank Tammy B
Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

We took our kids to do this trail ride this morning. Two young adults, an 11 yo and a 14 yo. From the very start we could tell it was going to be a great experience. Each of them was properly fitted and then given...More

Thank Familyof5fromMD
Reviewed 29 July 2016

the staff at Gillis Mountain Trail Rides take great pride and pleasure in ensuring you a safe and wonderful ride up their mountain. Whether its your first time ever or something you havent done in years you WILL NOT FORGET this trail..From young children who...More

1  Thank Joan F
Reviewed 7 September 2015

The whole family enjoyed a relaxing and scenic horseback ride at the Gillis Ranch. Erin was very nice, and she’s something of a history buff too. She was very knowledgeable about the history of Cape Breton. I went with my wife and 4 children. Even...More

1  Thank Joe S
Reviewed 4 September 2015 via mobile

I had an amazing experience at gillis mountain trail rides. I went for the one hour ride and then the day long trip a couple days later. The horses were amazing and easy going. The trails were scenic and special and Erin was very kind...More

Thank leahleblanc9
Reviewed 13 August 2015

Three adults and a ten year old child spent one hour riding horses through fields of wildflowers and wooded areas while enjoying the beautiful views. Two preschoolers stayed behind with Auntie and spent the hour patting the sheep and the sweet, friendly farm dog. Nearby,...More

Thank Bostontraveler1776
Reviewed 3 August 2015 via mobile

Erin and Adam were most accommodating and helpful when booking and heading out on the trail. They provided instruction and assistance to get us mounted (they have a ladder!) and on our way. The horses were well trained, and the trail comfortably developed. I highly...More

Thank Eleanor A
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