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Oakland Heights Farm

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Nice little ride!

My boyfriend and I went for the trail ride and had a great time. David was very knowledgeable on... read more

Reviewed 16 October 2018
Holly D
Best part of vacation

Awesome ride up the mountain, great view, and so much fun. Had experienced and inexperienced... read more

Reviewed 17 August 2018
Alexis E
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17110 James Madison Hwy, Gordonsville, VA 22942-8516
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Reviewed 16 October 2018

My boyfriend and I went for the trail ride and had a great time. David was very knowledgeable on the history of the surrounding land. The horses were great (Cricket and Lily). He took photos of us as well. Nice time!

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Holly D
Reviewed 17 August 2018 via mobile

Awesome ride up the mountain, great view, and so much fun. Had experienced and inexperienced riders, David was a patient and fun guide. Took photos of our group at the top. Honestly a great experience. Also close to bluegreen resort.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Alexis E
Reviewed 22 July 2018 via mobile

Had such a wonderful time family members from 78 to 6 accommodated all of us wonderfully. Experience levels from expert to no experience at all. We had so much fun. Might have been the last time I get to ride with my father. Wouldn't trade...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank mark g
Reviewed 11 November 2017 via mobile

My husband and I were visiting Gordonsville, and actually stayed at a location that had horseback riding on site. However, due to rain all week, we were unable to ride the horses there. I'm so happy it worked out like that! The people at Oakland...More

Date of experience: November 2017
1  Thank Tracey W
Reviewed 18 September 2017

Went riding again with Dave and his help thru the beautiful Virginia countryside. This time I had my sisters who had never ridden before. there were 6 of us in all and Dave was patient with us and very protective - making sure all were...More

Date of experience: September 2017
1  Thank kghudson
Reviewed 19 June 2017 via mobile

We had a great time. This is on Route 15 between Orange and Gordonsville. Very much a community supported/supporting event. The 50/50 drawing benefits the local fire department. Food vendors are local activities. And there are a few other Tshirt, Belt buckle, hat vendors and...More

Date of experience: June 2017
1  Thank CtheSea
Reviewed 12 April 2017

Nice, friendly staff. Informed us on the demeanor of the horses. My 12 yr old had never ridden so he enjoyed the low key experience. We would do again and recommend for a nice family experience.

Date of experience: July 2016
1  Thank 561tammy
Reviewed 13 September 2016

I was told already on the phone, that it is a pleasure ride - also for beginners. And so it was. Walking the horse up and down the mountain and the ride for $45.- per hour was over. For me it was a bit of...More

Date of experience: September 2016
1  Thank Marion M
Reviewed 5 July 2016

Our inn-keeping arranged a large group ride (11 people) with David, and we really had a wonderful time. Although the ride itself was a little over an hour, it was a two-hour process because of orientation and the time it took to saddle everyone up....More

Date of experience: July 2016
4  Thank JK4321
Reviewed 3 June 2016

After carefully reviewing Tripadvisor reviews, looking for a riding stable that took an ethical and humane perspective in animals, I decided upon Oakland Heights Farm based upon the positive reviews. I called David Lamb and made a reservation for a ride. My husband, daughter and...More

Date of experience: May 2016
15  Thank ckulis
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