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Vermont Icelandic Horse Farm

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We are in love with these horses

My husband and I went for an hour ride at Vermont Icelandic Horse Farm and wish we could go... read more

Reviewed October 10, 2018
susanbK2046FZ
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Tamarac, Florida
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LOVED these horses.

We rode here for three and a half days. The farm is beautiful and perfectly maintained. I was very... read more

Reviewed September 13, 2018
geese2018
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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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Reviewed October 28, 2018

We booked a horse vacation package at the Vermont Icelandic Horse Farm and Mad River Inn. Horrible experience! The package confirmation letter claimed the final ride ended at 4 pm on our last day. The website claims "Our Inn Ride prices include ride with guide,...More

Date of experience: August 2018
3  Thank sharon_phila
Reviewed October 10, 2018 via mobile

My husband and I went for an hour ride at Vermont Icelandic Horse Farm and wish we could go everyday. The horses are beautiful and the scenery was beautiful. My husband was so in love with his horse that he went back the next day...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed October 8, 2018 via mobile

What should have been a wonderful experience fell far short of the mark. When asked my riding background, I shared that I had considerable experience. This resulted in being given an extremely stubborn and unresponsive horse, who despite my best efforts lagged at least 100...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank Mollie M
Reviewed September 13, 2018

We rode here for three and a half days. The farm is beautiful and perfectly maintained. I was very impressed with the meticulous care given to their horses. And the horses are lovely. Very sweet, soft and responsive. I will definitely return. If you want...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed August 2, 2018

We went to the Icelandic Horse Farm for two days, and four trail rides in total, and the whole experience was absolutely phenomenal! The horses were friendly and gentle, but were spirited and obviously enjoyed doing the rides. We got a chance to tolt several...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank Shadow R
Reviewed July 26, 2018

I highly recommend a visit to the Icelandic Horse Farm. Whether you live locally or are from out of town, if is well worth taking a trail ride on these gentle horses. The setting is picture perfect, all adding up to a wonderful memory!

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed July 3, 2018

We did the 3 day trek with Karen at her amazing farm. The barn and horses were well cared for and not a bad temperament among them. These horses are so willing to take you up and down the mountains and were very sure footed....More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank WZDTIM
Reviewed September 6, 2017

I rode here in August with a friend, while staying at the nearby Mad River Inn. There was a range of levels of experience among the riders in our group. The owner was friendly and helpful, and matched all of the riders with appropriate horses....More

Date of experience: August 2017
3  Thank Laurel395
Reviewed August 31, 2017 via mobile

First -- this wasn't a family with teenagers, it was a mother (me) and college age adult daughter. And we were the only people on the ride, other than the guide, who was a very supportive and informative young student, who described the afternoon as...More

Date of experience: August 2017
2  Thank swedishivy2013
Reviewed August 28, 2017

Ok I actually did this ride as part of a multi day trek back in September 2012 and it still resonates in my memory. Karen and her family were so nice and professional they had everyone try out a horse in the outdoor ring for...More

Date of experience: September 2016
3  Thank Angela M
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Highly recommend the Mad River Inn. Beautiful Victorian farmhouse. Check out reviews (including mine) here on TripAdvisor.
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