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Jack's Drive It Yourself Buggy Ride

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10 Mahoney Avenue, Mackinac Island, MI 49757
+1 906-847-3391
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If you have a sense of humor

The people working there are very accommodating. We called in the morning and made an... read more

Reviewed June 7, 2016
Longwood, Florida
Good idea, but not worth it.

Our family visited the island over the summer and decided a buggy ride would be perfect along the... read more

Reviewed September 28, 2015
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10 Mahoney Avenue, Mackinac Island, MI 49757
+1 906-847-3391
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Reviewed June 7, 2016

The people working there are very accommodating. We called in the morning and made an appointment and when it was colder than we like we changed the date and time twice. They were kind about it. Allow an extra half hour from arrival to Get...More

2  Thank SueTravelsWithKids
Reviewed September 28, 2015

Our family visited the island over the summer and decided a buggy ride would be perfect along the lake. And it was, until about halfway through when our horse decided it had a problem and kind of freaked out on us. It seemed to not...More

4  Thank HikerEllie
Reviewed September 24, 2015

My husband and I have visited the island many times and have done the guided tours, etc. We thought taking our own carriage ride would be something different. We are so glad we did just that. Our horse, Shorty, could cover the route all by...More

5  Thank Linda M
Reviewed September 16, 2015

My husband and I took a buggy ride with babe and had such a great time! The lady at the counter recommended a route that took us through the woods and then up on Huron Rd which takes you high up on the bluff where...More

4  Thank C M
Reviewed September 16, 2015

I ran around the island in the morning. It's a wonderful place to run. Nice & flat and many parts are shaded. The road has only bikes and horses, other runners and walkers. A good way to see and enjoy the island. My friends are...More

3  Thank michaelluna
Reviewed September 4, 2015 via mobile

We highly enjoyed the carriage ride.the guy at the counter was personable, and helpful.we had two carriages it was unique to hear our horse king "call out" to the other horse babe.it was enjoyable to have it personalized everyone on carriage was from our group.we...More

1  Thank Julie S
Reviewed September 1, 2015

My daughter and I waited for an hour and a half, easily. The people running this place are so damn nice though you can't get mad at them. I really loved that we did this. We had a great horse, you won't regret it!

2  Thank Aimlaw
Reviewed August 26, 2015

We had a good time. Arrived without a reservation, but Jack's was able to accommodate us. However, the 45 minute wait was more like an hour and 45 minutes. Would have appreciated a bit more honesty about that since we were traveling with a toddler....More

Thank Cindy N
Reviewed August 12, 2015

Full review on Jack's Livery Stable. This was a great experience not likely to be repeated in my lifetime. So glad we did this!

1  Thank BusyRe
Reviewed July 10, 2015 via mobile

Great people who put us at ease about the whole thing. Great horses, great carriages. A fantastic way to see the island. Best two hours we spent there over three days!

1  Thank DivingAris
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