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Buffalo Corral Riding Stables

Trail rides, boarding and lessons

The Buffalo Corral is located in the scenic foothills at Fort Huachuca.

  • Horses for individual or groups rides 
  • Separate area for privately-owned horse boarding at affordable rates
  • Western and English riding lessons for all skill levels
  • Guided and open trail rides through the Huachuca Mountains Thursday thru Sunday

Status Update: According to General Order #13 (06/28/21), fully vaccinated personnel are NOT required to wear a mask outdoors or when off the installation. Non-vaccinated personnel should wear a mask at all indoor locations and outdoor shared spaces. 

  • Fort Huachuca is under a MASK MANDATE for all buildings on the installation for both vaccinated and unvaccinated personnel.

Guided Trail Rides

Trail rides are offered Thursday - Sunday

1-hour guided trail rides

  • $40 per rider

Friday And Saturday 2-hour guided Sunset Trail rides

  • $60 per rider
Open Riding

Break away from the pack and explore on your own

  • All riders must pass a ride test before being allowed to go out without a guide.
  • Ride test: $15 
  • Guided rides take precedence
  • $40 first hour, $30 additional hours
Kids Lead Around

Lead around is a gentle and fun way for children to learn about horses

  • Charged in 15 minute increments
  • $12 / 15 minutes of adult supervised rides


Riding Lessons

Private Riding Lessons
$40 per rider

Group Riding Lessons
$30 per rider

Birthdays, Holidays Corporate and Group Parties and Events

Party with your favorite cowboys and cowgirls

  • Price includes outdoor patio rental, picnic tables and grill for 3 hours.
  • 2 horses for kids lead around rides for two hours.
  • $80
  • Bounce Houses add to the fun!  Additional fee: $80 
  • Event catering may be arranged with Thunder Mountain Activity Center, call (520) 533-3802 for more information. 
Ages, Rider Weight and Other Important Information

Ride availability and reservation is based upon the rider's weight and horse availability.

Maximum rider weight is 230 pounds.   

Minimum ages

  • Trail rides: 7 years old
  • Open trail rides: 16 years old
  • Lead arounds: 2 years old

All children under 18 must have a liability release signed by a parent or legal guardian. Children must wear a helmet provided by the Corral.

Buffalo Corral Private Mount Area and Boarding

Private Mount Area

  • Mare Motels
  • Arena, Round Pens, Rodeo Arena
  • Turnouts; and miles of beautiful trails
  • Now open to the public


Facility Rates

Self Care
Single Stall Rental: $70 per month
Double Stall Rental: $130 per month
Tack Room: $15 per month

Care Service available for Emergencies/Vacation/TDY
$15 per day

For more information or to reserve a stall, call +1 (520)533-5220

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Veterans Day Weekend Specials

These MWR facilities and programs are offering the following specials for Veterans Day. 

Nov 11

Veterans Day Weekend Specials

These MWR facilities and programs are offering the following specials for Veterans Day. 

Nov 11