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Harvard City Riding Stables

#14 of 22 Outdoor Activities in Buena Vista Features Animals
20360 County Road 306, Buena Vista, CO 81211-9523
+1 719-966-9395
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Wonderful views from the back of a horse

My daughter, sister, and I recently took a riding tour of the Collegiate Peaks area of Buena Vista... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Claudia B
Avon Lake, Ohio, United States
Hard to find but a fun ride

I would love to give 5 stars because I did enjoy the riding experience but there were a couple of... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Houston, Texas
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20360 County Road 306, Buena Vista, CO 81211-9523
+1 719-966-9395
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My daughter, sister, and I recently took a riding tour of the Collegiate Peaks area of Buena Vista, CO with Harvard Riding Stables. The route was beautiful as we crossed creeks and climbed and descended the mountains through pine and aspen forests using a section...More

1  Thank Claudia B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I would love to give 5 stars because I did enjoy the riding experience but there were a couple of issues so I'll make it a 4 star and explain myself. First of all the place is very hard to find. They tell you not...More

Thank jhmartinez2017
Reviewed 2 June 2017 via mobile

This team was able to fit us in on short notice. Very accommodating, professional, courteous and fun. The ride was beautiful, couldn't have asked for better. Highly recommended!

Thank Carolann D
Reviewed 7 September 2016

We came for a family reunion and had booked a horseback riding package. Turns out the rafting place told the group the wrong place and we showed up here. The owners/managers were so accommodating, they took the 15-20 of us and said they would square...More

Thank TinaCara
Reviewed 18 August 2016 via mobile

My family of 5 took the 2 hour ride, it was my teenagers first time to ride. We requested horses and they were accommodating, but they said they had more mules than horses when I called. One of the other two people in our group...More

Thank my3girlsAustin
Reviewed 13 August 2016 via mobile

The 1 hour trip, (Cottonwood Creek), we took was the highlight of the Buena Vista trip for our girls. The stables are located to take full advantage of the nature you want to see - mountains, creeks, aspen - when you come to Colorado. You...More

Thank Scott K
Reviewed 5 August 2016

We were on a weekend getaway and tried horseback riding for the first time, and we were glad we chose this company. They had a large parking lot with enough room for us to park with our trailer in tow (which I coordinated beforehand). One...More

Thank mtnhappy
Reviewed 20 July 2016

While on a family vacation, I rode on a one hour and a two hour ride. Each ride took a different route but the scenery was gorgeous on both. Both of the horses I rode were responsive and they didn't bang my knees on the...More

Thank Marietta W
Reviewed 15 July 2016

During a recent family reunion, we decided to go on a two hour horseback ride. Each rider was mounted on either a horse or mule, depending upon their size, and level of experience. The ranch hands took their time to explain to everyone the nuances...More

Thank Tom T
Reviewed 10 July 2016

This is the second time we have taken our grandchildren to these stables. We had a great time last year and an even better time this year. They are great with kids and the ride is great (we do the one hour one).

1  Thank Diane S
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Judy P
23 July 2016|
Response from Joe B | Property representative |
Please call the stables at 719-966-9395 for availability. Thank you.
10 July 2015|
Response from Larry P | Reviewed this property |
I am guessing you cannot, but I would call them to ask. There may be liability issues if you are not using their horses. But like I said, call them and ask. Their horses were outstanding. Very responsive. I was on a retired... More