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Address: 2555 West Side Rd, North Conway, NH 03860
Phone Number: +1 603-356-6640
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Sun - Sat 9:30 am - 5:00 pm
Recommended length of visit: <1 hour
Description: Award-winning Stables, North Conway offers horse rides on 70 scenic acres...
Award-winning Stables, North Conway offers horse rides on 70 scenic acres with White Mountain views. Take a horseback ride(offered year-round weather permitting),carriage or sleigh ride.Wagon rides and pony rides are also offered.Enjoy mountain views while traversing though fields and forests with mature Maple sugar stands along the Saco River. This 21 horse stables is open daily year-round to the general public as well as to inn guests that stay at the Farm by the River B and B. Inn guests families and couples- can enjoy horses frolicking in the pastures and receive a special rate for horse rides. Romantic Victorian carriage or sleigh rides (ask about our romance specials) as well as group wagon and sleigh rides are offered - fun for the whole family. Pony rides, horseback riding,carriage driving lessons and 3 day horsemanship workshops are also offered. This is an owner operated business that own their own horses providing for a fun ride for all. Offering over a decade of this unique venue in North Conway located in the White Mountains of NH.
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This Is The Place To Go Horseback Riding!

Great trail ride. Has to be one of the better ones in this area. Beautiful views going out and coming back in. The help at the stable couldn't have done a better job. My wife... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 22, 2015
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Easton, Massachusetts
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43 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2015

Great trail ride. Has to be one of the better ones in this area. Beautiful views going out and coming back in. The help at the stable couldn't have done a better job. My wife and I could not believe how the ride was. The fields, walking in the woods with the Saco near by, and the view of The... More 

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Boston, Massachusetts
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2015

I booked a private sleigh ride for my boyfriend and I to celebrate his birthday... The ride was pretty, the staff were friendly but the bottom line is that it cost us $120 for a 30 minute ride. In fairness, this did include a $20 "romance package" consisting of a few chocolates and small serving of champagne but overall, I... More 

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rexidnight, Owner at Stables at the Farm by the River, responded to this review

It's unfortunate that you weren't completely satisfied with your romance special. We offer a unique natural experience unsurpassed in this area. We try to provide a variety of price points for everyone's budget. The romance special is our deluxe package that includes hand dipped chocolates by a local chocolatier and a split of champagne with fury blankets and private Victorian... More 

Saint Johnsbury, Vermont
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2015

This a great Bed and Breakfast for a romantic get away!!!! I called Darlene on Thursday and expressed our wishes to get married the next day on Friday. She took care of everything including the cake , flowers and her husbands services as the Justice of the Piece. In our package which included my flowers , cake and cider for... More 

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Long Island, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

The horseback tour of the farm was fantastic. The views of the Mountains are like no other in the area. The farm is beautiful with a great trail ride. Highly recommended.

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East Providence, Rhode Island
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53 reviews
15 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2015

We had a wonderful time on our private sleigh ride through the snow covered paths at the Farm by the River. They take you down by the Saco River either by one horse drawn carriage or a pair of horses pulling your group. The staff was very helpful and friendly. Sue helped us through our reservation and let us sit... More 

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Dartmouth, MA
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2015

A group of six family members did the 45 minute big red sleigh ride yesterday. The weather was less than ideal which is not the owners fault, but our total ride was less than 20 minutes around the property and not the 45 minute ride that was advertised. We were told to arrive 30 minutes prior to our departure time... More 

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Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2014

We had a GREAT time! The carriage was very comfortable. Bob the horse made it a smooth ride. The scenery was amazing. The driver was very friendly. We enjoyed the stories. We could tell how passionate the humans were for their animal friends. Highly recommended!!!

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Tulsa
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4 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

Hard to tell about dislikes. The wranglers were of the best. A group of women I understand handle all those horses and they are amazing. They treat them very, very well. Negative, I would really love to be able to run the horses for just a bit during the ride. I know my horse wanted to as well!

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Shreveport, Louisiana
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

I have been wanting to take this trail ride for years, and finally got around to it today. Excellent experience. Safe horses, competent guide, and stunningly beautiful trail along pastures and the Saco River. Knowing this property has been in the same family for over 200 years, and was a land grant in 1771 by the King makes it even... More 

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rexidnight, Owner at Stables at the Farm by the River, responded to this review

Thank you so much for such nice comments- all of us at the Farm by the River appreciate your kind words- hope to see you back! More 

boynton beach,fl
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2014

This farm is quaint and very well tended. The owners and farmhands are very much in tuned to every horse on the farm. I love how they hand pick each horse for each rider making it an enjoyable experience. The ride is very scenic from mountains to rivers and green pastures. I disagree with the last review "just average"....The reviewer... More 

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rexidnight, Owner at Stables at the Farm by the River, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to comment- we really try to make the ride a safe one with our experienced guides- we appreciate it! Take Care! More 

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Address: 2555 West Side Rd, North Conway, NH 03860
Phone Number: +1 603-356-6640
Location: United States  >  New Hampshire (NH)  >  White Mountains  >  North Conway
Open Hours:
Sunday 9:30 am - 5:00 pm
Monday 9:30 am - 5:00 pm
Tuesday 9:30 am - 5:00 pm
Wednesday 9:30 am - 5:00 pm
Thursday 9:30 am - 5:00 pm
Friday 9:30 am - 5:00 pm
Saturday 9:30 am - 5:00 pm

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