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Estes Park Outfitters - Day Tours

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5229 Little Valley Dr, Estes Park, CO 80517-6625
+1 970-215-7064
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The best bang for your buck!

It was a fabulous ride! We had varying levels of horsemanship in our group and they ensured... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Nancy H
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Will definitely be back!

We came for a vacation trip and we both enjoyed the gorgeous views, calm and friendly horses, and... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
bgobrish
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McKees Rocks, Pennsylvania
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Summer horseback tours, fall hunting operation, winter snowcat tours, seasonal back country off-grid lodging
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5229 Little Valley Dr, Estes Park, CO 80517-6625
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

It was a fabulous ride! We had varying levels of horsemanship in our group and they ensured everyone had a great experience. The guide ensured we got to go through various terrain on the mountain so it wasn’t a boring beaten path you actually have...More

Thank Nancy H
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We came for a vacation trip and we both enjoyed the gorgeous views, calm and friendly horses, and the experience as a whole. The staff was great. We will be back next time we visit the area! Thanks for the memories. —mike from McKees Rocks

1  Thank bgobrish
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My 2 girlfriends & I booked the Cross Country Horseback Riding Trip. Everything was as described in the ad. Our guide, Tim Resch was amazing & very accommodating to our wants or needs! He was so friendly & very entertaining! He even let me ride...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Every time John has taken me somewhere that has a ride available I have always tried to fit it into out trip. Many times it has not worked out with our vacation schedule but this trip I knew it had to be a priority because...More

1  Thank Sheila K
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Disappointed in the actual time in the saddle. I paid for the 4 hour ride but we were only under saddle for just 2.5 hours. His "shorter" ride is longer than that. We were back by noon! Tim was very friendly when we first met....More

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Tim R, Owner at Estes Park Outfitters - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

With all due respect, this ride covered about 9 miles. We average about 3 mph if we don’t lope. We were actually in the saddle about 3 hours. I tell all my riders who are interested in the long ride (Monday or Friday) to plan...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Today my boyfriend and I took the Homestead Trail Ride with Tim. All I can say is AMAZING!!! Amazing views, amazing horses, and an amazing guide!! Tim's horses are amazing, they take great care of their riders, and they know their way through the mountains....More

Thank Nicole E
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My grand daughter and myself went out for a ride with Tim. He met us at the bottom of the hill and took us up to his place for a two hour ride. My grand daughter thought the ride up the hill and back was...More

Thank MattDurfee
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife and I met with Tim where he took us up to his high meadow ranch. The group was matched to their mount for the ride. Tim's horses were excellent mounts and well suited for the terrain. The ride took us through part of...More

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Reviewed 5 July 2018

If you want to ride a horse through an area of Rocky Mountain National Park that isn’t crowded by tourists, this is the experience for you. Long-time outfitter Tim Resch keeps his groups small, which allows for a more personalized tour. From novice to experienced...More

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Reviewed 24 June 2018 via mobile

My daughter and I rode with Tim and had an amazing time. Tim is extremely knowledgeable about the area and his horses. Scenery was spectacular! Totally raised the bar for horse trips. Thanks Tim!!

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wowalake7
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