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Buck's Livery

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47000 Highway 550, Just Past Mile Marker 49 on 550N, Durango, CO 81301-8782
+1 970-385-2110
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Buck's Livery: A great expereince for all - even if you have never ridden a hourse.

We rode with the friendly folks at Buck's Livery twice. Some of us went out for the One Hour ride... read more

Reviewed 20 July 2017
Dan_From_DE
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Newark, De
2 hour ride with dinner

I went here on a recent family reunion for horseback riding followed by the Chuckwagon dinner. It... read more

Reviewed 20 July 2017
Kerri D
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Melrose
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47000 Highway 550, Just Past Mile Marker 49 on 550N, Durango, CO 81301-8782
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"hour ride"
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"aspen groves"
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"mountain lakes"
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"sleigh ride"
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"great ride"
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"interesting information about the area"
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"on christmas eve"
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"beautiful scenery"
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"comfort level"
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"their lives"
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"weather was great"
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"small group"
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"the san juan mountains"
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Reviewed 20 July 2017

We rode with the friendly folks at Buck's Livery twice. Some of us went out for the One Hour ride and we loved it so much we came back and did the Two Hour ride. None of us are experienced riders (I haven't been on...More

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Mindy, Owner at Buck's Livery, responded to this reviewResponded 30 July 2017

Wow Dan! Thank you so much for your fantastic review and bringing your family to ride with us...not once, but twice! We never tire of the views or the terrific people, like yourselves, that we get to meet. So pleased that this was "hands down"...More

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Reviewed 20 July 2017

I went here on a recent family reunion for horseback riding followed by the Chuckwagon dinner. It was fun for the whole family..literally...from age 7-81! The two hour horseback riding was fun with great horses, friendly staff and amazing views. The dinner was cooked by...More

Thank Kerri D
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Mindy, Owner at Buck's Livery, responded to this reviewResponded 30 July 2017

What a GREAT family you have Kerri! Thank you so much for joining us and we really appreciate you recognizing the hard work of our wranglers! It's really a joy with good people like you.... So fun to see all the generations of a family...More

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Reviewed 17 July 2017 via mobile

Ben arranged a trail and dinner ride for my family of 24, 18 riders and put together a very memorable experience. Sean and crew were the most patient and helpful people I've ever met. The 8 grandkids can't stop talking about how much fun they...More

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Mindy, Owner at Buck's Livery, responded to this reviewResponded 30 July 2017

Ben wanted to me to tell you how terrific you were to work with...being so organized at putting this all together. You were a pleasure. There is nothing like getting an entire family together to celebrate! It is so rewarding from our end, to successfully...More

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Reviewed 17 July 2017

After hearing rave reviews from my wife and in-laws about their ride with Emmy and crew, I decided I had to to try it out for my self. Having been slightly fearful of horses most of my life (they are huge and powerful!) I wasn't...More

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Mindy, Owner at Buck's Livery, responded to this reviewResponded 30 July 2017

Thank you so much for the review Kevin! There really is something special about seeing the mountains on horseback. You captured that and we appreciate it! We are all especially happy that you felt comfortable about your ride as well as the guides. It's people...More

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Reviewed 13 July 2017

Loved that they offered variety of rides - easy to take grandchildren on one hour ride, and had longer ride for the older kids.

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Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

We had a wonderful ride with this outfit! One of the best rides we have had in a long time. Small group. Great wranglers. Beautiful scenery. The ride through the aspen grove was incredible!More

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Mindy, Owner at Buck's Livery, responded to this reviewResponded 12 July 2017

Thank you so much for taking the time to review our outfit! We appreciate your sentiments on the aspen grove.. it is a special place. Our wranglers are the best and really pleased your noting that as well. Please come back and see us... We'll...More

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Reviewed 8 July 2017

Tired of the nose-to-tail rides we've tried we found Buck's and opted for their "private" ride. So My wife and I along with their guide set out on a two hour excursion through the the forest. We saw deer, elk, blue heron and spectacular views...More

Thank Ron P
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Mindy, Owner at Buck's Livery, responded to this reviewResponded 10 July 2017

BAM! Thank you soooo much for taking the time to review your ride with us! The Special Ride is just that.... We can't always cue the wildlife ;-) but so glad you got to see it ! Come back and see us Ron. We sure...More

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Reviewed 8 July 2017

Our family of 4 took their 2 hour ride. The people who checked us in and took us riding were all such nice people and gave us lots of good information on the area along the way. They went out of their way to be...More

Thank CarolynC469
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Mindy, Owner at Buck's Livery, responded to this reviewResponded 10 July 2017

So pleased that you enjoyed your ride.. It's all about making those family memories.. and adventures. Glad you enjoyed your ride!

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Reviewed 4 July 2017 via mobile

We sent 5 teenagers on a 2 hour ride one morning in late June. They enjoyed the ride and their guide. Total cost was $475 plus tip so it is pricey for a half morning of entertainment. But it is hard to go to the...More

Thank Brian J
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Reviewed 27 June 2017

We opted for the one hour ride since the whole family has never been before! Check-in was easy, our guide was fantastic and the horses were a blast. Try it if you have never done it - we will again some day! Thanks for the...More

Thank Mark S
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Mindy, Owner at Buck's Livery, responded to this reviewResponded 28 June 2017

Thank you so much for taking time to write a review! We are so pleased you enjoyed your ride and guides! Come see us again... and we'll ride a little longer! 🐎

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