Manufacturer: American Saddlery (View all products by American Saddlery)
Model: Trail or Pleasure Saddle 15" (View all Trail or Pleasure Saddle 15" reviews)
Category: Trail Saddles
Purchase: Bought from horse.com for $350; changed the stirrups to laced covered ralide for trail riding
Likes: It weighs less than 25 lbs. so its easy to lift and tack up. The leather is heavy and oils up nicely. The padded suede seat is very comfortable and I feel secure when trail riding. The barbwire tooling adds a nice touch too. It fits 2 of my QHs. You can't beat the price for this quality made saddle!
Dislikes: About the only thing that I don't like is its not easy to lengthen or shorten the stirrups. The leathers are nice n' thick but I just have a hard time. A little saddle soap makes them slide.
Quality: Good solid tree, horn and cantle, the fleece is thick too. I've owned Circle Y's that cost and weigh a lot more, but the quality is very good for the price.
Summary: For such nice quality leather and construction it's not a heavy saddle. I usually trail ride 2-3 hours 3-4 times a week and it fits me and my horses. Definitely worth what I paid.
Usefulness Rating: 3.41667 out of 5.
12 reader(s) voted.
TN Saddlery Gaited Western Endurance Plantation Saddle Trail Saddles
Circle Y Omaha Flex2 Saddle Trail Saddles
Tucker Endurance Trail Saddles
Steele Custom Saddles Mountaineer Trail Saddles
CTK TASA01-A Trail Saddles
Denham Saddlery Plantation saddle with horn Trail Saddles
national bridle lite rider Trail Saddles
Trailwise Endurance Elite Trail Saddles
Shenandoah Trail Saddles
Stonewall Saddle Company Stonewall classic 14 inch Trail Saddles
Fallis Balanced Ride Trail Saddles
Circle Y Trail Gator Endurance Trail Saddles
Simco "Deluxe" trail saddle 8695 Trail Saddles
Circle y Alabama trail gaitor Trail Saddles
Jason McKenzie 1 / Wade saddle Trail Saddles
Huber Training saddle Trail Saddles
Fabtron Easy Rider Trail Trail Saddles
CTK TASO 18 Trail Saddles
Dixieland Gaited Saddles Gaited wide tree Trail Saddles
ABETTA TRINITY SERENITY SYNTHETIC ENDURANCE SADDLE Trail Saddles