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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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Excellent experience all the way around!

We enjoyed the “two hour “ adventure. Mainly the ride is walking in single file, along mild to... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
KellyW0987
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Atlanta, Georgia
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Loved our ride!

My husband and I took a one hour ride last week and enjoyed it very much! I rode a gentle Tennessee... read more

Reviewed October 4, 2017
WhiteMtnskier
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Newmarket, New Hampshire
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We provide horseback trail riding for Walnut 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...more
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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4848 Lake Mary Rd, Flagstaff, AZ 86005-9358
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+1 928-774-1719
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We enjoyed the “two hour “ adventure. Mainly the ride is walking in single file, along mild to moderate terrain in the Coconino National Forest. Our experience was excellent from beginning to end. No issues with reservations, the staff (AJ, Wyatt, Meghan, and Catalina) who...More

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Roger H, Owner at Historic Hitchin' Post Stables, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

We greatly appreciate your review Kelly! I am glad to hear our staff is doing a great job! We wish you safe travels back home in GA! Best Regards, Roger H

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Reviewed 4 October 2017 via mobile

My husband and I took a one hour ride last week and enjoyed it very much! I rode a gentle Tennessee Walker named Barbed Wire and Rob rode and more spirited one named Fancy Feet. Me being a novice I had the perfect sweet horse...More

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Reviewed 30 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 11 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
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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!

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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
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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.

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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.

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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!

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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
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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!

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Reviewed 12 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
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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!

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Reviewed 8 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

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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!

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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

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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!

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GD77
3 April 2018|
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Response from Roger H | Property representative |
Top of the Day to you GD77 Depending on the age of family members, our hour ride is great for kids who have not been on a horse before or have little experience. It brings you right into the mouth of Walnut Canyon. If kids... More
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jcorral0929
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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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