Manufacturer: Dixieland Gaited Saddles (View all products by Dixieland Gaited Saddles)
Model: Endurance Model (View all Endurance Model reviews)
Category: Trail Saddles
Purchase: I emailed Dixieland saddles and they told me about this saddle which was just traded in on a different model. It had only been used for a trial period. I paid $595, a savings of $200 off the new price. It had the gaited horse tree (by Steele) that I had been looking for and was the size I needed. It was a light reddish brown color with a dark brown seat.
Likes: The saddle is beautiful! It works well on our gaited horses. Being an endurance model with the nice, rounded skirts, it's not as heavy as many all-leather saddles...about 27-28 lbs. It also has the extra padded seat that's nice on long rides. It is a very comfortable saddle that will surely last a lifetime.
Dislikes: The only complaint is...one of the silver conchos doesn't lay perfectly flat.
Quality: It is very well constructed of nice soft Wicket & Craig leather. It didn't squeak near as loud as other brand-new saddles we've had. The stitching is all very good and it's a well balanced, solid saddle.
Summary: The only thing I would change about this saddle is the color. Black would look better on a couple of our horses! I would definitely look to Dixieland Gaited Saddles for future purchases.
Author: Abby Underwood
Usefulness Rating: 3 out of 5.
4 reader(s) voted.
Liberty Bell Leather Dakota 75 series gaited saddle Trail Saddles
J Stead Saddle trail saddle Trail Saddles
Specialized saddles Trail Lite Trail Saddles
J Stead Lady Wade Trail Saddles
Nash Cherokee Cordura Trail Saddles
Crestridge Saddlery Crusade Elite Trail Saddles
Pam's Place Tack Genado Gaited Trail Saddles
Circle y Alpine Trail Saddles
JC Martin Saddles Trail saddle Trail Saddles
Steele Saddle Mountaineer saddle Trail Saddles
TN Saddlery Sharptail Gaited Wsetern Saddle Trail Saddles
Dixieland Gaited Saddles Western Trail saddle, gaited tree Trail Saddles
Steve Edwards The Cowboy Trail Saddles
Dixieland Saddle Co. Tree style D +3/4 butterfly skirt light rider Trail Saddles
Bob Marshall Endurance Treeless Trail Saddles
Crestridge Wade Extra Wide Trail Saddles
Kimberley Kimberley Outback Australian Saddle Trail Saddles
Black Forest Saddles Rosewood treeless Trail Saddles
Crates #238-4 Trail Trail Saddles
Meleta Brown Freedom Saddle by Crates Crates Trail Meleta Brown Trail Saddles