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Cave Creek Outfitters

#8 of 78 Outdoor Activities in Scottsdale Features Animals
31313 N 144th St, Scottsdale, AZ 85262-6875
+1 480-471-4635
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Second time here and even better!

Amazing time at Cave Creek Outfitters. We took the 8 am 1 hour ride. The views are spectacular. The... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Cranston, Rhode Island
via mobile
Delightful two hour ride

Pam was our guide, and she was great. She immediately established a positive and pleasant rapport... read more

Reviewed 15 June 2017
Jennifer R
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Cave Creek Outfitters is a riding stable offering rides into the Tonto National Forest and the Scottsdale Preserve. Also available Group activities such as Corporate Events, Teambuilding, Cowboy Cookouts, and Cowboy Games.
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31313 N 144th St, Scottsdale, AZ 85262-6875
+1 480-471-4635

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Amazing time at Cave Creek Outfitters. We took the 8 am 1 hour ride. The views are spectacular. The tour guide was awesome he was friendly, knowledgable and made us feel welcome! He offered to hop down from his horse and take photos of us...More

Thank FNM4180
Reviewed 15 June 2017 via mobile

Pam was our guide, and she was great. She immediately established a positive and pleasant rapport with my 9 YO son. This was only his 2nd time riding, yet Pam's encouragement built his confidence throughout the ride. He is ready to go again! Pam educated...More

Thank Jennifer R
Reviewed 31 May 2017

My wife and I visited Cave Creek Outfitters for a wedding anniversary treat. The stables are easy to find. We were greeted by our wrangler Shawn, a very friendly and knowledgeable trail guide. He interviewed us to learn about our previous riding experience before helping...More

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Reviewed 27 May 2017

My very first time ever getting on a horse, I was very nervous before arriving there. However, after meeting the wranglers at Cave Creek Outfitters, I felt more comfortable than I ever thought I could. There were ten of us ready to go on a...More

Thank Maria C
Reviewed 3 May 2017

Headed their during Passover for holiday/vacation time and had an incredible experience horseback riding with these awesome people. The hour and a half ride through the desert was absolutely beautiful and the cowboys that led the trip were very informative and friendly. Would definitely recommend!

Thank mikechaar
Reviewed 28 April 2017 via mobile

Pam and Emma were great wranglers!!! They were super knowledgeable about the surrounding area as well as the trail we traveled. I would highly recommend cave creek if you've never ridden before. I told them upfront I had never ridden and was very nervous. They...More

Thank mmisaacs
Reviewed 20 April 2017 via mobile

Our wrangler James was great-pointed out a lot of the vegetation and facts about the desert and was excellent in keeping all of us in our party together. I had my 2 young daughters with me and I felt safe and confident with the experience....More

Thank Sarah S
Reviewed 19 April 2017 via mobile

Today we did the 2 hour trail ride with our 2 children (ages 13 and 9). Pam was our amazing trail guide and showed us the wildlife in the area. The setting is beautiful with views of the mountains. The horses are beautiful and easy...More

Thank Angela M
Reviewed 14 April 2017

We have two boys, 7 & 9. The 7 year old lead the way! The horses were extremely well behaved. Our guide was James and he was genuine and fun. They give you a water for your saddlebag and James was happy to take photos...More

Thank FLMomWith2Boys
Reviewed 13 April 2017

One of the best vacation activities we've done with our not-so-easily impressed teens! The business was well-run, friendly, and especially helpful for those of us who were first-time riders. Pam was a terrific guide -- fun, very knowledgeable & competent; I felt completely comfortable in...More

Thank dschoenburg
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christine f
26 January 2017|
Response from gregger1 | Property representative |
Chris, Thank you for your interest in Cave Creek Outfitters. I would suggest a 1:00 pm ride as it warmer that time of the day in Feb, some mornings and evenings can get a bit cold. A sunset ride in Feb would be a 3:30 pm 2... More
10 January 2015|
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Response from Betty N | Reviewed this property |
my husband and I were staying in Scottsdale so after our remarkable ride we went RA Sushi Bar in town afterwards. it was a perfect end to a great day.
10 January 2015|
Response from soccermom822 | Reviewed this property |
You will have an awesome ride, they are great people! There is a terrific Mexican place in Cave Creek called El Encanto...delicious food, great service...love the inside! Not sure what the weather is like, but the... More