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Address: Freemantown Rd, Rutherfordton, NC 28139
Phone Number: 828-288-1302
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Lots of fun!

My husband and I stopped by on our way to Asheville...in pursuit of a little adventure. That we got! From laughing (with them!) at the first time city slicker riders attempting to... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed August 19, 2015
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2015

My husband and I stopped by on our way to Asheville...in pursuit of a little adventure. That we got! From laughing (with them!) at the first time city slicker riders attempting to navigate the mountain, to wading through the river on our horses, it was a really fun afternoon. Our guide was Tammy and she was great! Other staff was... More 

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Clemmons, North Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2015

So thankful for my guide April - she challenged my riding abilities with a horse that I loved riding! The river ride was peaceful and beautiful- well worth the trip & cost!

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2015

My wife and I recently visited my parents in the area, and because my wife had always wanted to ride horses we made arrangements; this was a GREAT choice. The staff are kind, professional and hilarious. They know how to make you feel comfortable, particularly when you are new to riding a horse and they make sure it's memorable. We... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2015

Such a wonderful riding experience for our 4 children (7,5,4,2)! Tammy was an excellent guide & made us feel well-educated on safety with tandem riding. Hour trip was perfect for our kids' ages- gentle horses- each with their own personalities that we fell I love with. Will definitely return here for years to come!

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Palm Coast, Florida
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015

Good for beginners. The stables were clean and horses seem well cared for. Mountain part is very slow moving. Would have liked to see more constant pace. The river ride was fun.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2015

There were 8 in our group, ranging in age from 12 to 67. 2 of us are overweight and were horses provided horses that could accommodate our size. My horse was huge but extremely well trained. Several of us were very frightened but wanted to be able to ride and Tammy and April were very patient with us. They provided... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2015 via mobile

We went to Riverside for the 1 hour trail ride (myself, my husband, and 3 girls 8,7,and 4). We ended up doing the 2 hour bc the girls wanted to get in the river. The two little ones rode on a horse with me andy husband and my oldest rode her own. Trail is beautiful...goes up and down a lot... More 

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Long Beach Island, New Jersey
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2015

We rode here twice on our recent trip to Lake Lure & would have loved to get a third in, if only we had more time. We all had so much fun on the 2-hour river ride with Tammy as our guide! Highly recommend this stable over the other locals - especially for experienced riders... You won't be bored. Can't... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2014

I went by myself to do a 2 hour, wooded and river ride, with the group. I had so much fun, and considering I haven't ridden a horse in years it was very easy to get the hang of it and control my horse, Levi. I went barefoot the whole time because I knew I'd get wet up to my... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014

There are a few trails that this stable offers. A river route which is great during the summer and a hill/mountain route. Guides lead you through the woods and provide great instruction for the novice riders. Pretty steep terrain through the mountain actually. Our 8 year old was able to go by herself but was tethered for a portion. Would... More 

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