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Buck's Livery

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Address: 47000 Highway 550, Just Past Mile Marker 49 on 550N, Durango, CO 81301-8782
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+1 970-385-2110
09:00 - 17:00
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Beautiful ride with Eli

Eli was so patient - We were fortunate to have a private ride - myself, husband, -and son. I am typically nervous on a horse but Eli was encouraging and gave me some pointers... read more

Reviewed 6 September 2015
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12 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 September 2015 via mobile

Eli was so patient - We were fortunate to have a private ride - myself, husband, -and son. I am typically nervous on a horse but Eli was encouraging and gave me some pointers along the way. He went over and above helping to take some photos of us as we rode. Emmy(sp?) set up our ride and she too... More 

2 Thank MNminnetonka
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4 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 August 2015

Recently made a trip to Durango. My wife and 3 older children booked the sunset trail ride with dinner. If you are in this area & don't take advantage of this adventure you are truly cheating yourself. The guides were excellent & made the whole experience exceeded anything we imagined. You cannot believe the scenery on the trail & the... More 

2 Thank dalem377
Maple Grove, Minnesota
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122 reviews
28 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 August 2015

I had a chance to take a sleigh ride at Purgatory this past winter. While it was short, I found it to be very fun and my family really enjoyed the experience, and enjoyed the opportunity to lean a bit more about the incredible draft horses used to pull the sleighs. I looked up Buck's this summer, and was intrigued... More 

2 Thank FishDurango
Tower City, Pennsylvania
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17 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 August 2015 via mobile

Brought my 3 kids and wife on the 2 hour ride. Guides were excellent and taught us about the trees flowers etc... The horses were perfect for all of us and couldn't have been better. We had a 6 year old boy and 2 8 year old girls. Ride was perfect length with the kids and they are begging to... More 

2 Thank j3pup
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4 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 9 August 2015 via mobile

We went on a two hour horse back trail ride on Friday, July 17, 2015. The guy in the office (Ben) was super nice and friendly. Our trail guide (Aaron) was really super nice and friendly as well. My 2 kids (daughter age 10 and son age 9) tell everyone that it was super fun! The 2 hour trail ride... More 

1 Thank Kerry K
Phoenix, Arizona
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13 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 August 2015

My daughters and I took a quick road trip to Durango before the school year starts back up here in Phoenix, AZ. On the day we were to return home, we booked a trail ride at Buck's Livery. From the moment we stepped on the property, everyone was so friendly ( except the llama, which spit on some poor guy... More 

2 Thank HappyCampers85022
Louisville, Kentucky
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13 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 August 2015 via mobile

An amazing ride through the picturesque San Juan Mountains. As soon as we pulled up we were greeted by a cheery young lady, Emmy. The guides did a perfect job matching skill-level with steed. Our two hour ride was full of local information thanks to Aaron and Sean. Upon our return Vinny made sure we got off our mounts with... More 

2 Thank Mevans1232
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4 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 2 August 2015 via mobile

The guys at Buck's were great. Attentive and patient. We have three kids under 12 years old. Aaron and the guys were supportive and did a great job of teaching the basics which helped our kids enjoy their rides. We will definitely be back.

1 Thank jwyates
Frisco, Texas
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21 reviews
15 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 August 2015 via mobile

We saved our ride for the last day of our trip. Despite a little rain on our 2 hour ride - we had the best time. My kids (9&14) were given a mule or horse that were easy for each to handle and our family was taken on a private tour of the lake and mountain in our 2 hour... More 

2 Thank JSh0e
Sachse, Texas, Usa
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17 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 July 2015

Loved Bucks Livery!!!! We were just in Durango and we had booked a private trail ride with Bucks Livery to us and another family that was traveling with us(total 10 riders). It was AMAZING! They put each of us on horses that were perfect to our riding experience. They even stopped and took pictures of us with a beautiful background!... More 

2 Thank Sharon B

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