Horseback Riding For Dummies

June 17, 2015
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Group RidesWe offer rides from 60 minutes up to 4 1/2 hours, for novice and practiced cyclists. Groups tend to be small in size, composed of only 7 cyclists. This gives the opportunity for a far more tailored tour and the capacity to ask questions and discuss what you're seeing with your guide. We are going to happily accommodate larger teams upon demand with the help of extra path guides. DeAnn and I began this ranch in 2001, thru drought, floods, fire, wind, many hard economic times we now have enjoyed bringing this nation to all or any the individuals having ridden with us. Our ponies and pets happen a source of power and we thank you all for allowing us to drive to you. To the advantage we made an inquiry this year and were lucky to possess made some new friends. This relationship will allow united states to continue growing our farm, and carry on proclaiming to offer you the opportunity to drive and hike within stunning land. We shall start promoting a booking and ride solution that'll allow united states to in addition set up our rides much better, our wranglers not to mention our dependable horses. Fleetingly you'll see the name ZERVE on our website, this name will help you in making bookings, answering your questions, and investing in your trips. DeAnn and I it's still right here and you may go ahead and call us anytime for concerns or bookings for the 7 SPRINGS RIDE. A busy 12 months this season as we will also be providing led hikes, now in case your buddies or family members desire to come rather than ride even though you do they might have a guided hike. Phone these days at (480)-540-0360.

Thanks. Lee and DeAnn

2, a few Hour RidesGet info and purchase rides on the web at or phone Zerve at (888) 580-4102.

60 minutes Desert Ride

a led walking ride that takes you to the Sonoran wilderness for which you might find outstanding variety of flowers indigenous to the location, from the pincushion and hedgehog cactus, prickly pear, barrel cactus, ocatillo, mesquite, palo verde, to the huge saguaro cactus. Are you aware the saguaro cactus flower may be the state rose of Arizona, therefore the saguaro does not grow it's first supply until it achieves 50 years old? One of the many realities become familiar with in regards to the wilderness on this ride.


Get tips and get trips online at or call Zerve at (888) 580-4102.

1 1/2 Hour Ride

The horses air conditioning their particular hooves when you look at the creek and getting a necessary drink. (The creek does run dry within the dry period and it is just available on 2hrs or longer).

We will just take you through the area of Saguaros, by an old prospectors claim, up and down somewhat hilly surface with great views and ideal for novices. Bring a camera, you want to capture these pictures permanently. Some of the creatures living in our desert environment feature; coyotes, javalina, bobcat, mule deer, tarantula, desert iguana, jackrabbit, gila beast along with other assorted snakes and lizards. Look to see if you spot any of all of them on the trip.

two or three Hour Rides

Petroglyph Group Rides2 HOURS: we now have 2 rides of 2 Hours both are moderate-accommodating both novice and advanced riders. North trail into the Tonto National woodland take pleasure in the rich growth of the riparian part of Cave Creek, and also the beauty of the Tonto National woodland. In season it will be possible to mix the oceans of Cave Creek pictured overhead, taking a trip a classic Stagecoach roadway. Years back [1800's] to be able to purchase a ticket the passnger must show a rifle and package of amunition, that went for men-women-and young ones. "your lifetime depended on that rifle"

Our Southern path has more views, will travel a beautiful Saguaro Valley, past a number of old mines, this might be a lovely trail a little sloping ups and down and all sorts of for the typical wilderness woods, shrubs, and cactus. Frequently we come across deer on this path therefore remember to deliver your camers. High stories because of the wrangler tend to be no-cost. Rides offered by numerous times of 9:30-12:00-2:30 cost $68.00 kiddies - $73.00 grownups

[novice] 3 hours for all newbie cyclists who desire a style regarding the great outdoors in one of the United States biggest nationwide forests, this will be a lovely ride along Cave Creek with breathtaking views up Cave Creek Valley, ride past a vintage gold-and-silver my own. Provided by 9:00 and 12:00 costing .00 per driver + taxation

Half-day [4 1/2 hours] Petroglyph Rides

Half day Petroglyph Rides are day trips to the Tonto nationwide Forest. You'll end to look at a magnificant PETROGLYPH stone, wildlife sightings tend to be more regular on these wilderness trails, and you should take pleasure in the spectacular views associated with the hills and desert landscape. This ride can be enjoyed by beginners, families, and advanced riders. The stone art can be as old given that hills, you may possibly see pets, humans, stars, not to well-understood, allow your imagination carry you back in time. Bring your camers to share your memories with this wonderful spot. This can be the best ride and another of my getaways. Ride is offered at 8:30 and 1:00, coming in at $123.00 per person and son or daughter driver + taxation.

Minimum age to ride horseback at Spur Cross Stables is five years old, nonetheless we are able to accommodate younger centuries within our Lil Buckaroos system for the kids who are not willing to ride alone.

Directions: if you work with a GPS to find us please be aware that people are in the country and the GPS methods will most likely drop you a mile short. The pavement will end so continue steadily to drive 1 mile on dirt roadway. The trail will immediately proceed through a large wooden arch labled "SCS", and appropriate while you drive during that we will be instantly in your right hand part.

Address: 44029 N Spur Cross, Cave Creek, AZ

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