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Vail Stables

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Wonderful ride

We did mother/daughter ride (10 year old). It was amazing! Guide Ellen was perfect... friendly... read more

Reviewed 28 August 2018
Deborah B
Chicago, Illinois

Did a horseback ride with my 79 yo Dad and Shannon, our guide, was great. Horses were nice... read more

Reviewed 25 August 2018
Kim K
Wilmington, Delaware
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"Goat Yoga Classes, Adult-Only Horseback Rides, and a Saloon with the Happiest Hour in town. The Goats run wild and the kids play in the sand. Located one mile from downtown Vail, CO. The views of Vail Mountain from our location are spectacular...more
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915 Spraddle Creek Rd, Vail, CO 81657-5314
+1 855-743-3824
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Reviewed 29 August 2018

The horses were very obedient and healthy and the views were lovely. Our guide (whatever his name was, he never bothered to introduce himself) was experienced in regard to horses. However, my saddle had something wrong with it and it kept slipping, regardless of how...More

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Reviewed 28 August 2018

We did mother/daughter ride (10 year old). It was amazing! Guide Ellen was perfect... friendly but did not talk the whole time. Horses were reliable and strong. We felt safe.

Thank Deborah B
Reviewed 25 August 2018 via mobile

Did a horseback ride with my 79 yo Dad and Shannon, our guide, was great. Horses were nice (although they liked to graze 😊) but it was a GORGEOUS trip through the Aspen trees and you could see all of Vail at some points. It...More

Thank Kim K
Reviewed 19 August 2018

Smiled the entire time. Goats were so cute. Instructor fun and engaging. Photo ops can't be beat. Beautiful views of the mountain. Be sure to have 4 WD to get to the stables!

Thank Vail4me
Reviewed 16 August 2018 via mobile

This is one of the coolest experiences ever! The goats are super sweet, snuggle and play with you! The are like rugged puppies and the view of Vail while doing yoga is amazing!

Thank hollybeavers13
Reviewed 7 August 2018

My daughter convinced me to sign her up for goat yoga. We got there and all decided to join her as a family. It was so much fun. Amy was the instructor and was awesome. She gave us a nice workout and gave us plenty...More

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Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

I’d never heard of this but my 17 year old daughter saw comedian Kevin Hart doing goat yoga so she wanted to give it a try. I’m more of the mountain climbing type than the yoga type, and she’s more of the snap-chat type than...More

Thank TKAdventure
Reviewed 4 August 2018 via mobile

Snapped this from the back of ‘Mustard’ on our adult only ride in late July. The ride was great and our experienced guide, Buck, was informative and very attentive to the group, without being overly talkative. The check in and check out process was smooth,...More

Thank Richard N
Reviewed 29 July 2018

We booked a family trail ride our first day of vacation in Vail- it was so great- horses were very sweet and gentle, scenery was gorgeous, ride was very relaxing. Then we found out they have Goga (Goat yoga), and the girls HAD to come...More

Thank SOonthebeach
Reviewed 25 July 2018 via mobile

Our family was in Vail for a summer get away, and what a wonderful experience we had, not once, but twice, in the same week at Vail Stables! Our first visit, was a peaceful and beautifully scenic horseback, ride on a lovely trail, through the...More

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25 April 2018|
Response from Kickapoo12 | Property representative |
0 Votes Hello, It's true that we no longer have any kid's programs or kid's horseback riding. After 16 wonderful years, we have discontinued the programs. I wish I could recommend somewhere else to go to horse camp, but I... More
6 April 2017|
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Response from Kickapoo12 | Property representative |
Great question!! We both have beautiful forested, mountainous terrain horse trails. Our stables sit at 8400 feet in elevation. Our half-day trail claims to an elevation of 10,300 feet. The other trails climb to points... More
25 March 2016|
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Response from Kickapoo12 | Property representative |
Hi Powderpig! We are not open in January. So sorry we can't help you! The ranch is open for horseback riding June 1 2016 to October 1 2016.