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Smoky Mountain Riding Stables

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Highway 321, East Parkway, Gatlinburg, TN 37738
+1 865-436-5634
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We received free tickets for horseback riding through the rental company we used. I have always... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
sstephens92114
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Birmingham, Alabama
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Excellent Riding experience - first time hoarse riders including young kids

Awesome Experience with Expert coaches who took care of all of us including our 5 year old kids... read more

Reviewed 1 May 2018
Puja V
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“hour ride” (33 reviews)
“trail guide” (11 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Highway 321, East Parkway, Gatlinburg, TN 37738
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+1 865-436-5634
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We received free tickets for horseback riding through the rental company we used. I have always loved coming here ever since I was a kid and was excited to go with my husband. Every stable I’ve ever ridden at has a weight limit which is...More

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Reviewed 1 May 2018

Awesome Experience with Expert coaches who took care of all of us including our 5 year old kids throughout the ride.Patient, funny, informative and excellent custom service. The path's are well maintained and carved to avoid slipping. Please go and enjoy the ride.

Thank Puja V
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Reviewed 19 April 2018 via mobile

I was in gatlinburg working all week - yesterday I got off early - jumped in the car and started driving .. lucky for me I drive right by Smokey mountain riding stables 🙏they were almost closing but the owner said they could take me...More

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Reviewed 15 April 2018 via mobile

Took a 1 1/2 hour ride on mountain trails along and through streams. Need to have some experience with riding to go on the longer ride, but my 11 year old had only ridden once and did great. They took great pics of our group...More

Thank Becky M
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Reviewed 3 April 2018 via mobile

We went on the one hour ride on Easter morning. We arrived around 10AM. We had two families with us. Children ages ranged from 12 years old to 6 years old, four adults six children. None of the children are experienced riders. As a mother...More

Thank Tara S
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Reviewed 3 April 2018 via mobile

We did the 3 Mile/45 minute trail. The staff was so helpful and sweet! A larger group came in after us and there was a mix up with another staff member as to who was next, the woman running the orientation and taking pictures was...More

Thank Brooklyn M
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Reviewed 1 April 2018

we took the 1.5 hr ride. our wrangler Richie was just great. not your regular vacation nose to tail trail ride. We went up and down a very rocky trail along streams and semi steep drop offs. WE recommend this ride to anyone interested in...More

Thank Tom t
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Reviewed 31 March 2018 via mobile

What a great time we had. My wife and I rode a little when we were younger, but this was the first time for our 2 kids. They were both nervous, however, settled in very quickly. The staff, and especially our guide were nothing but...More

Thank Jeremy B
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Reviewed 30 March 2018

Our two daughters love horses, so this was a great and safe opportunity for them (and us!) to ride horses. We did the 45 minute ride, and our guide was very nice. Our 7 year old got to be in the front of our group,...More

Thank Terirex
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Reviewed 16 March 2018

We had Angie as our guide today for me and my 8 year old son. We did the 45 min ride which is the most basic. Really fun and the horses that we both had were great. No difficulty with either one and the scenery...More

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Sophina W
22 February 2017|
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Response from pony1947 | Reviewed this property |
I saw small children riding alone, I'm not certain if I saw little ones on the same horse as a parent. I would advise to call the stable direct. It is a great, beautiful country, streams, forest, etc, very safe and easy.
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Nicevillern
26 November 2016|
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Response from Karin M | Reviewed this property |
I believe they're closed December through March.
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abackwoodsbarbie
30 September 2016|
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Response from pony1947 | Reviewed this property |
yes they do, I took a video of 1/3 of the ride. They also have a photo at the end of the ride for sale
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