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Arizona Horses (Ponderosa Stables and South Mountain Stables)

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10215 S Central Ave, Phoenix, AZ 85042-8312
+1 602-268-1261
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Fun hour with the family

Great ride out in the Southern Mountains in the Phoenix area. We did the hour ride on an easy route... read more

Reviewed 16 March 2016
via mobile
Awesome views!

Very nice 2 hour ride in middle of Sonoran Desert. Addison was a great tour guide and talked about... read more

Reviewed 2 March 2016
Ken J
via mobile
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“hour ride” (34 reviews)
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“horseback ride” (11 reviews)
10215 S Central Ave, Phoenix, AZ 85042-8312
South Mountain
+1 602-268-1261
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Reviewed 16 March 2016 via mobile

Great ride out in the Southern Mountains in the Phoenix area. We did the hour ride on an easy route as we are not horse riders. Ages was 8 to senior and was enjoyed by all.

Thank DNAjunky
Reviewed 2 March 2016 via mobile

Very nice 2 hour ride in middle of Sonoran Desert. Addison was a great tour guide and talked about the land and area.

Thank Ken J
Reviewed 26 February 2016

This experience was great fun - and a pleasure. The Ponderosa staff were wonderful! It you like riding horses -this is the perfect place to do it! Scenery was fantastic - weather was perfect - and horses were steady and easy to handle. Bridget

Thank Bridget B
Reviewed 24 February 2016

Reserved our ride on line and when we arrived our horses were ready and we were off with no delay. The horses were steady and sure footed with sweet temperaments. Liked the fact that there was a mounting block, made it easier for us to...More

Thank 631dellaf
Reviewed 5 February 2016

Informative, steady trail route, calm horses, great staff. The staff put you with a horse that is suitable to your needs and experience.

Thank Rachel7223
Reviewed 9 December 2015

3 of us called in the afternoon to confirm then showed up nearly 25 minutes early but they got us on horses within 5 or 6 minutes of arrival. Horses sturdy and well behaved even if one of them (Barbara!) enjoyed a nosh of an...More

Thank Michael S
Reviewed 22 November 2015 via mobile

The best horse trail in the city. The horses are well trained and the views of the experience are spectacular. The guide we had asks a little too many questions and kinda should focus more on giving a tour. The steakhouse was bootleg. Charge an...More

1  Thank Dion G
Reviewed 14 November 2015

I went on the 2 hour ride and our ride included a view of Phoenix. The horses are well trained and the wrangler was a seasoned rider!

Thank Brit C
Reviewed 10 November 2015

Eeeeek. Hired Ponderosa for a pre-wedding hayride. 15 people, a haywagon and a cowboy. We all happily signed the liability waiver and went on our merry way. It was a beautiful ride with a gorgeous sunset. We went from pavement to the dirt trail on...More

Thank Cinderbug
Reviewed 12 October 2015

This was the most fun I have EVER had. Awesome ride, great scenery and fantastic staff. Highly recommend this to ANYONE whether you have ridden or not.

1  Thank Mary D
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14 February 2017|
Response from kimf0519 | Property representative |
I'm sorry we do not any coupons at this time.
Angela B
6 February 2017|
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Response from kimf0519 | Property representative |
What ride are you looking to do and how many people? Or you may contact us at 602-268-1262. thanks
Dustin S
9 November 2016|
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Response from kimf0519 | Property representative |
Children 2-5 must ride with an adult on the same horse.

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