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Lajitas & Big Bend Stables - Day Tours

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#1 Horse Run, Terlingua, TX 79852
+1 432-371-3064
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Great ride - highly recommend!

We were a group of 4 friends who were spending the week camping in Big Bend and decided to book a... read more

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Reviewed 1 week ago
sarahmicheletti
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Austin, Texas
Awesome time!

Had never rode a horse before, but the guide (Armando) made sure that I felt comfortable and safe... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
autumn w
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Guided Horseback Trail Rides, hourly, 1/2 day w Lunch, All Days, Overnight camping trips, Big Bend Natl' & State Park. 28+ years in operation.
  • Excellent81%
  • Very good14%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“sunset ride” (22 reviews)
“big bend” (42 reviews)
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#1 Horse Run, Terlingua, TX 79852
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"sunset ride"
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"horseback riding"
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"big bend"
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"fun ride"
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"great sense of humor"
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"novice riders"
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"morning ride"
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"trail mix"
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"mountain top"
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"knew how"
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"awesome sunset"
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"highlight of our trip"
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"just the right amount"
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"box canyon"
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"feel comfortable"
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We were a group of 4 friends who were spending the week camping in Big Bend and decided to book a horseback riding trip. Based on Google searching/reviews, we found Lajitas Stables, and I'm so glad that we did! We did the half day with...More

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lajitasstables, Front Office Manager at Lajitas & Big Bend Stables - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

We are happy to hear about your ride on our trails. I will be sure to let our guide know of the remarkable experience you had, they strive to make it the best. We look forward to having you on the trails again.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had never rode a horse before, but the guide (Armando) made sure that I felt comfortable and safe, as well as being hilarious and informative about the area. Did the half day/lunch and would gladly go again.

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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Angela, our wrangler was so welcoming and informative, we absolutely love her and can't wait to be back! The views were beautiful and getting to see the old mine and old homes was awesome. Angela taught us so much while we were out about Terlingua,...More

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Reviewed 14 July 2018

2 hour sunset ride. My daughter's birthday wish was a trail ride. My son's first time to ride. He was hesitant but all of his fears were put to rest by our wrangler, Angela. Beautiful vistas, great weather, gorgeous horses, incredible guide. My daughter said...More

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lajitasstables, Front Office Manager at Lajitas & Big Bend Stables - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 14 July 2018

Thanks so much for the review. we are pleased to here this was a great experience for Your family and Hope to hit the trails with Ya'll real soon !

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Reviewed 11 July 2018

My wife and I had a great time on our half day ride with lunch. All of the people at the stables were super nice, and we had a great time! I would highly recommend this.

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lajitasstables, Manager at Lajitas & Big Bend Stables - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 12 July 2018

Great to hear that you enjoyed your ride, and we hope to see you again soon!

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Reviewed 8 July 2018 via mobile

My family and I did the 3 hr tour. I recommend nothing less or more if you're just doing it for a nice experience. With 3 hrs we got to go all the way out the the edge of big bend. Saw some amazing views..that...More

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lajitasstables, Public Relations Manager at Lajitas & Big Bend Stables - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 13 July 2018

We are so glad that ya'll had a great time. Hope you come back soon.

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Reviewed 2 July 2018

The Staff could not have been more amazing. We had kids ranging from 7-12 and all had a fantastic time!

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lajitasstables, office staff at Lajitas & Big Bend Stables - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 July 2018

We are so thrilled to hear you had a good time! Please come back and hit the trails with us again!!

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Reviewed 2 July 2018

Our guide Armando was very funny and knowledgeable. He answered our questions and share stories about the history of Terlingua.

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lajitasstables, office staff at Lajitas & Big Bend Stables - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 July 2018

We are glad to hear that you had fun with Armando! Thanks for making us a part of your adventures!!

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Reviewed 30 June 2018

Our guide was great! Took us to different areas and saw some spectacular views. Would definitely do this again

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lajitasstables, Public Relations Manager at Lajitas & Big Bend Stables - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 July 2018

So glad you had a wonderful experience. We hope you come riding again.

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Reviewed 23 June 2018

The staff and guides at Lajitas were outstanding! My family and I really enjoyed the narration on the tour and how well the guides managed the horses. We're not a horse riding family so having easy horses who were well trained and manageable was important....More

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jv0991
3 August 2018|
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Response from lajitasstables | Property representative |
No we do Not ride into Mexico . You can see Mexico from Our Lajitas Stables ride, however we do not do One hour rides out of that location . we start with two hour rides and up. Thanks for asking !
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Rosalyn E
18 January 2018|
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Response from lajitasstables | Property representative |
Good Morning: We do Take 6 year olds HOWEVER the ride a burro and are on a lead. We do not ride double for any reason. Hope this helps.Call us at 1-800-887-4331
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darlajoplin
22 June 2017|
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Response from lajitasstables | Property representative |
Beginning at $45/person before tax or gratuity.
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