Saturday, July 2, 2022

EL KABAYO: Horseback Riding + Cafe In This Old Western Town In Clark Pampanga!

We have always been fans of cowboy films with one of our favorite which is the classic; “The Good, The Bad And The Ugly”. We found the El Kabayo; an old Western town in Clark, Pampanga, Philippines. This facility is a recreation of an old western town straight out of a Western film. When you visit El Kabayo, you’ll feel as if you’re on the set of one of John Wayne’s or Clint Eastwood’s films from the golden age of Hollywood.

El Kabayo

Models of an old-west general store, saloon/restaurant, post office, trading post, hotel, telegraph office, bank drugstore, and more can be found here.

El Kabayo Coffee
El Kabayo Coffee

Without computers, mobile phones, or Internet gaming, television programming in those early years was shamelessly western. Who among them had not spent endless hours staring at the television, watching Bonanza, Hopalong Cassidy, the Lone Ranger, Wagon Train, Rawhide, Have Gun Will Travel, Bat Masterson, and a slew of other shows?

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In those days, no self-respecting kid could be seen without his trusty six-shooters, cowboy hat, vest, chaps, and boots, all ready for the next cowboys and Indians game. The popularity of television westerns sparked our interest in all things cowboy.

With one of those baby boomers, the western cowboy spirit has remained alive throughout the years. Clark El Kabayo Western town’s “sheriff” is Gabby la ‘O. Gabby was inspired to realize a goal while on a cross-country trip with his older children through western towns and dude ranches in 2003. Gabby was already the aspiring “sheriff” of Subic’s El Kabayo Riding stables at the time. For someone whose Christmas wish list always included the longing for a “real horse,” the goal of establishing a cowboy town was only a matter of time.

Give yourself a chance to try something new.

Riding a horse is a thrilling adventure that everyone should try. If you enjoy riding horses but find the cost of owning one prohibitive, here is your chance to ride to your heart’s content while someone else takes care of the horse.

You can ride on your own or follow instructions.

Ride your horse around the vast property or, if you’re a more skilled rider, into Clark’s adjacent greenbelt regions. If you’ve never ridden a horse before, you might want to take advantage of instruction from a team of professional trainers and riders.


Horseback Riding

  • A riding tour of Western Town
  • 30 -minute rides of the picnic grounds
  • 60 minute rides
  • Extensions

Trail rides with drinks and snacks

  • 2 hours
  • 2.5 hours
  • 3 hours

Carriage and Trail Rides

  • 30 minutes
  • 60 minutes
  • Extensions

Riding Lessons

  • Certification granted after a complete of ten (1) supervised riding lessons
  • Wholesale Riding
  • Opportunity to avail of an horse lovers agreement, which allows a single person to benefit from qualified unlimited riding within a month’s period.

On Location

Day Tours

  • Individual Sight Seeing Tour of Western Town
  • Free unlimited Photo Opportunities
  • Guided Group Tours (minimum of 15 persons)

Photo Opportunities

  • Within the Western Town
  • With the local Cowboys and Indians for an additional fee
  • On horseback
  • Dressed as a Cowboy or Indian
  • In the town jail
  • Experience jail time in the Wild Western Town of El Kabayo and go homes with a photo of yourself in the town jail as a souvenir

Team Building Conferences

  • Teams lean how to work together and listen to each other in a rustic environment
  • Strengthen the company employees bond within natural settings.


  • Horse Boarding and Lodging inclusive of: feeds, grooming, training, grazing, vitamins, stall and beddings, farrier and veterinary care
  • Horseshoe Bar/Saloon: There is something for everyone. A must try in the Sheriff’s Special (Sizzling Tenderloin) and the House Specialty Wagyu Burger
  • General Store: Souvenir Items: Cowboy hats, cowboy botts, bandana,s cowboy figurines, horse figurines, pellet revolvers, bows and arrows
  • Convenience store: With a wide variety of items to suit your every need.

We highly recommend El Kabayo but we advise to bring umbrellas and sun lotion since it can get hot during the day but it’s worth it!



15mins single ride P350

15mins double ride P500

30mins single ride P500

30mins double ride P800

1hr ride single P800

1hr ride double P1,300


1hr waterfalls trail ride single P950

1hr waterfalls trail ride double P1,500

1hr riding lesson P1,750.00


10 riding lessons php 15,750.00

NOTE: Every rider will receive a helmet which must be worn during the ride. Double ride is for children age 3 to 5 riding together on one horse with adult. Children under age 3 must ride with adult. Wear comfortable clothes appropriate for the outdoors. Avoid short shorts, skirts, and slippers. Last Call: 1 hr ride 4:30PM 30 min ride – 5:00PM First Come First Serve.



Address: Gil Puyat Avenue cor. Panday Pira Avenue 2023 Clark, Pampanga, Philippines

Opening Hours: 8am-6pm

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