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Yosemite Trails Saddle & Sleigh Company

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Buy your tickets online for a horseback ride at Yosemite's South Entrance. We offer 1 & 2 hour trail rides as well as our exclusive Half Day ride to the Giant Redwoods at Mariposa Grove. We also offer authentic Horse Drawn Sleigh Rides over the...more
7910 Jackson/Big Sandy Rd, Fish Camp, CA 93623
+1 559-683-7611
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Reviewed 4 October 2018

I lost my phone on the trail, it fell out of my pocket and I had no clue. My trail leader radioed it in and one of the gentlemen employees entered the trail just to look for it and by golly he found it! I...More

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Reviewed 23 September 2018 via mobile

Had a great experience here. Larry and diane was a pleasure to talk to and very helpful. Only bad thing was wished we did the 2 hour trail. From 3 of our party never ridden before and 1 who is a keen rider at home...More

Thank rebecca s
LarryKnapp, Owner at Yosemite Trails Saddle & Sleigh Company, responded to this reviewResponded 24 September 2018

Thank you Rebecca. Next time you are in the area we would be delighted to have you come back and do the Vista Pass 2 hour ride with us. Your Hosts, Larry & Nishma

Reviewed 17 August 2018 via mobile

My husband and I had a nice relaxing ride through the Sierra Nevada forest. Neither of us has much experience on horses but everyone here was very helpful in their instruction. We scheduled a 1 hour trail ride for the afternoon and had time to...More

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LarryKnapp, Owner at Yosemite Trails Saddle & Sleigh Company, responded to this reviewResponded 18 August 2018

Thank you Nicole. We enjoyed having you both as our guests, Larry.

Reviewed 4 August 2018 via mobile

We are a family of 4 with two teenagers (14 and 15). We did a 2 hour trail with Joe. Great experience! Joe is a well of knowledge who is happy to share what he knows about the forest and the history of the site....More

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Reviewed 4 August 2018

Because of the summer 2018 Yosemite area fires, Saddle'em Up is essentially temporary closed. Also our public transportation out of the area was also cancelled. Our hiking group was therefore stranded. Despite being 2 hrs away, the owner of Saddle'em Up drove 2 hrs to...More

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Reviewed 3 August 2018

This review is not by a participant, but by the husband of a participant who got to see how great an experience their spouse had . We were early, and were immediately greeted by an enthusiastic young lady in riding chaps, who clearly enjoyed what...More

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LarryKnapp, Owner at Yosemite Trails Saddle & Sleigh Company, responded to this reviewResponded 3 August 2018

I sure wish you could have joined us Clifton but there is always next time. Enjoy the rest of your vacation, Larry

Reviewed 31 July 2018 via mobile

Great trek with the family through beautiful scenery and forest. Staff were very friendly, striking perfect balance of instruction and humour. Catered for every level of ability- from novice tovexperienced rider. Guide was knowledgeable and charming- a gentleman cowboy! Horses were brilliant, beautiful, well behaved...More

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LarryKnapp, Owner at Yosemite Trails Saddle & Sleigh Company, responded to this reviewResponded 1 August 2018

Thank you Stuwicks for your review. Happy Trails to you and your family, Larry

Reviewed 25 July 2018

Our Yosemite Trails experience was wonderful! We had a group of 8 of us including 4 children ages 7 - 10 years old and we did the 2-hour ride. Larry and his wonderful staff of guides/cowboys matched us up with horses that were appropriate for...More

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LarryKnapp, Owner at Yosemite Trails Saddle & Sleigh Company, responded to this reviewResponded 26 July 2018

Thank you Jeanetteh128 for a wonderful review! We should put you in charge of writing our press releases. Happy Trails, Larry

Reviewed 14 July 2018 via mobile

Just returned from a two hour ride and enjoyed it immensely. Larry, the owner and our wrangler, helped our 8 year old non English speaking daughter in a great way. The trail was quite exciting with a lot of up and down hill, and through...More

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LarryKnapp, Owner at Yosemite Trails Saddle & Sleigh Company, responded to this reviewResponded 17 July 2018

Thank you very much CPH for your review. Enjoy the rest of your Yosemite adventure. Larry

Reviewed 14 July 2018 via mobile

Awesome horseback riding experience in the mountains...great way to spend the afternoon with family. Our guide Joe and the Yosemite Trails Saddle & Sleigh Co. horses were great! This comes from a Texas momma with NO horse savvy. My family of 4 (two teenagers 13...More

LarryKnapp, Owner at Yosemite Trails Saddle & Sleigh Company, responded to this reviewResponded 14 July 2018

Wow! Thank you Ampowell for the wonderful review. If you are ever back this way, please come ride with us again. Your hosts, Larry & Nishma

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8 October 2018|
Response from LarryKnapp | Property representative |
We typically do not start trail rides until May but you are more then welcome to check back with us closer to your arrival and I would be happy to give you an update. Larry
8 October 2018|
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Response from AMPOWELL | Reviewed this property |
I booked our ride in their site and then just followed the guidelines online and met them at their ranch before riding.
14 June 2016|
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Response from PattiV50 | Reviewed this property |
I would say yes I weigh 190 and my horse had no problem. get the morning Ride it was awesome!