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Scenic Horseback Adventure

Camp Verde, United States

From $89.00

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Non-refundable
You will not receive a refund if you cancel.
  • 1 hour 30 minutes (approx.)
  • Mobile ticket
  • Offered in: English
  • Good for avoiding crowds

Overview

Take in the views of Arizona's Verde Valley on horseback during this fun excursion. Join a small group and enjoy a relaxing ride through the mountains on your noble steed. Get a feel for the Old West as you pass by western facades and ranches filled with horses, cows, sheep, and goats. Then, head back to the ranch where you can dismount and feed the horses treats.
  • Enjoy panoramic views of the surrounding area
  • A small group means more attention from your guide
  • No prior horseback riding experience is required
  • Choose from several tour times to suit your schedule

What's Included

  • Horseback Ride
  • Use of helmet (optional)
  • Gratuties (optional)

Meeting And Pickup

Meeting point

  • 3885 Old Hwy 279
    3885 Old Hwy 279, Camp Verde, AZ 86322, USA

End point

This activity ends back at the meeting point.

What To Expect

Additional Info

  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • Service animals allowed
  • Near public transportation
  • Not recommended for pregnant travelers
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 15 travelers

Cancellation Policy

This experience is non-refundable and cannot be changed for any reason. If you cancel or ask for an amendment, the amount you paid will not be refunded.

  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund.

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    Frequently Asked Questions

    The answers provided below are based on answers previously given by the tour provider to customers’ questions.

    Q:What is the policy on sanitization during Scenic Horseback Adventure?

    A:The policies on sanitization are:
    • Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff
    • Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas
    • Gear/equipment sanitized between use

    Q:What is the social distancing policy during Scenic Horseback Adventure?

    A:The policy on social distancing is:
    • Social distancing enforced throughout experience

    Q:What measures are being taken to ensure staff health & safety during Scenic Horseback Adventure?

    A:The policies on staff health & safety are:
    • Guides required to regularly wash hands
    • Regular temperature checks for staff
    • Paid stay-at-home policy for staff with symptoms

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    My wife hasn't been on a horse for 30 years, so this adventure was well worth it.
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    Amazing
    Greg_S, Jul 2022
    Amazing time, beautiful views and a nice day out for a ride. I would definitely recommend to friends and family
    True Cowgirl Experience
    AnaClare_B, May 2022
    Keys was a funny dude who was very knowledgeable about the area. We really enjoyed ourselves. We booked this early in the morning over breakfast and had no issues getting here. The horses and other animals were well-behaved and great to interact with. Overall pleasant experience.
    An Incredible Experience
    Sarah_R, Apr 2022
    This was a last minute idea my boyfriend & I had over breakfast the previous morning. We DEFINITELY are glad we did! Keys was an incredible guide and told lots of great stories. I can’t wait to come back & bring my whole family for this experience!
    Not very scenic
    leigh_s, Apr 2022
    It was an experience to be on a horse, but the scenic trail, was not all that scenic. In addition there was a girl on a horse behind us that talked the WHOLE TIME. Silly Banter that her parents should have SHUT Down early into the ride. No reflection on the company, but maybe they should make some rules about this. I paid the same amount that they paid and she ruined our experience.
    Wonderful ~
    Jessica_W, Apr 2022
    We had a great experience on the Scenic Horseback Adventure. The staff members were friendly, helpful and knowledgeable. The baby goats and pigs we’re adorable. The horses were sweet and friendly. My 9 year old loves going both uphill and downhill. It’s was a leisurely and relaxing ride.
    Fun adventure
    Elizabeth_K, Apr 2022
    Great experience! Great guides! Great horses! We really enjoyed this tour. Very welcoming crew and always made sure everyone was having a good time!
    Boring
    Natalia_K, Nov 2021
    It’s doesn’t worth the money . It’s a slow ride Not big deal of the scene . Not much to see around. I would not recommend it to any friend . Short and slow ride. The guy doesn’t take good pictures. It’s better to take a selfie stick
    The staff is friendly and...
    Pamela_N, Nov 2021
    The staff is friendly and want everyone to enjoy their ride! The area is beautiful. The horses are healthy and fat!!
    Great guides. Very...
    Grace_M, Nov 2021
    Great guides. Very friendly and helpful. Highly recommended! Made first time riders feel safe and comfortable.
    Great Trip
    Allie_F, Oct 2021
    I love riding through this place! The guides had a great sense of humor as we rode, gave great information about the area, and were great at giving instructions to keep everyone safe! The horses were so sweet! Great place to go horseback riding!
    Great foray into cowboy country
    Hannah_B, Sep 2021
    This was a true AZ ranch experience with real cowboys that know the land and horses. They were knowledgeable, fun and it was great to be out in the landscapes. The horses were great, happy and healthy. The ride was at walking pace throughout, so good for beginner horse riders.
    Horseback riding in Sedona.
    Edward_O, Sep 2021
    While in Sedona my husband and I took the senior horse back riding tour with our guide Kevin. Not only did we come across their resident buffalo but off in the distance we spotted a giraffe in the wild animal Park. Kevin was extremely knowledgeable about the area and it’s history. Very interesting. The horses were gentle and sure footed and obviously very well taken care of. We would love to do this again and we recommend it to everybody. Sally & Ed (salad)
    2 travelers found this review helpful
    Amazing tour
    Anthony_M, Jul 2021
    This place is awesome! Kevin guided us on our tour and made it the most enjoyable and fun for our daughter. With the heat they also made sure to keep all the riders hydrated as well. We will definitely be back. There aren’t enough words to describe how good it was!
    1 traveler found this review helpful
    Onyx and Spot
    Becky_K, May 2021
    This little place was amazing for first time horseback riding. My 15 year old son had the time of his life. Thomas exceeding our expectations. He played the harmonica during our ride which was relaxing. He talked to my son and gave him tips. He let my son run the horse to give him a real experience. The women in the office entertained my 5 yr old who wouldn’t get on the horse. She showed us the chickens and let him watch cartoons on her phone. They had so many animals and babies too. It was so cute to watch them. Thank you for giving my boys something to talk about. They really did have an amazing time.
    Not what I expected
    Ashley_H, May 2021
    The view was nice, unfortunately the experience was not as advertised. I figured it would be more of an adventure/ more of a tour. The horses walked in a line on a well worn path, I did ask if I could ride out of line but they worried that the other horses would get upset. The guides seems to be doing their own thing most of the time. I hope they can improve it because horseback riding in that region could be really amazing!
    Response from Host, May 2021
    Hello, and we are sorry that you did not enjoy your time with us. Here at Wild Western we pride ourselves with safety being our first and formost thing and our tour is tailored just for nervous first timers, beginner riders, children and familes. . When you ride in a group you ride at the lowest riding level period. Horses are herd animals so if you took your horse out of line and say started running him, the whole line of horses would take off riding, putting many people including yourself and our wranglers at risk of a serious accident. Horses are live animals and have a mind of their own. We do not advertise anywhere that you get to trot, run, or take horses out of their order, we have these rules put into place for your safety. . We offer two different tours one for beginners and one for more experienced riders at Alcantra Vineyards. Guests also have the option to book a private tour by calling.
    Loved every minute!
    corcoranlily, May 2021
    We loved it. Wish we could have gotten pictures of us on the horse but were told not to bring cell phone but some horses had sacks to put your phone and water bottle. Our guide Gary entertained us by riding bareback and even riding his horse while standing on his back. Very talented guy! It’s also a working ranch with lots to see. Highly recommend this place!
    1 traveler found this review helpful
    Peaceful Ponderosa
    LeeAnne_M, May 2021
    The morning riding was great. Not too hot. Bruce was a great guide especially for new riders. It was relaxing and a nice view of the mountain line and the Ponderosa!
    Memorable
    William_D, Jan 2021
    We had a great time and would do this tour again. Horses were beautiful and tame. Our guide was knowledgeable of the area. Thanks for ride!
    1 traveler found this review helpful
    My girls ride together
    Adam_F, Nov 2020
    Watching my wife and daughter ride together was a wonderful experience. My wife hasn't been on a horse for 30 years, so this adventure was well worth it.
    Great experience
    Rach_Josh, Oct 2020
    I am a newbie to horseriding, i enjoyed and had a very good time. The horses are very good and so are the guides

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