Horseshoe Creek Riding Stables offers lessons to riders of all ages. All lessons are private (although we can teach multiple family members at once). Students learn riding skills as well as grooming and saddling.
Cost: $30.00 per horse engaged in lesson.
This is a great trail for families! It's a beautiful ride up the historic Trail of Tears. Riders aged 8 and up will enjoy the scenery and gentle mountain slope. This trail offers a variety of options:
1 hour ride: $30 per person
1.5 hour ride: $40 per person
2 hour ride: $50 per person
This amazing trail leads us up a private road to stunning views! This trail is slightly more intense than Tatham Gap Trail and is therefore not recommended for young children.
This trail offers:
1 hour ride: $30 per person
2 hour ride: $50 per person (for this option, all riders must be comfortable at a canter).
Horseshoe Creek Riding Stables offers covered wagon rides for the whole family!! Your entire family can get in the wagon for a relaxing ride through the mountains or we can do a blended wagon ride followed by horseback riders. This is a great option for families with members who do not wish to ride or with family members too young to ride.
The wagon is only able to go up Tatham Gap.
Price for the wagon:
1 hour: $30 per person
1.5 hours: $40 per person
2 hours: $50 per person
Children under 5 are free in the wagon
Horseshoe Creek Stables has several options for our more advanced and ambitious riders! For these rides we recommend that your group is comfortable in the saddle (you do not need to be experts) and you're comfortable at multiple speeds. For all these rides, have the options to bring snacks/lunch for the trip. Notice: no alcoholic beverages will be permitted.
All rides are $100 per person
Advanced Trail Options:
Top of Tatham: Ride with us all the way up Tatham Gap Trail (before it descends into Robinsville). This is our advanced ride lighter option. It offers some amazing views of the mountains and allows us to rest at the top, This ride takes approximately three hours.
Spread Eagle Ride: This ride takes us all the way up Blue Grass Lane, across the ridge of the mountain, and back down Tatham Gap Trail. Your group must be comfortable at a canter.
Granny Squirrel Ride: This rides offers the opportunity to ride to a small secluded waterfall for a rest and ride through a small creek on the way home as well as stunning mountain views! It's a beautiful ride! All riders must be comfortable navigating their horses in small areas.
Horseshoe Creek Stables offers two boarding options.
All boarding options include:
Hay available at all times
Clean Water available at all times
Round Pin on property
Trails available from property (no trailer needed)
Access to tack room (with space for your tack)
Wash rack with hot and cold water
Your horse handled daily by staff
Owner lives on property
Pasture Board (all included above): $250 per month per horse
Stall Board: All included above plus a 12x12 stall, shavings, private fan, and daily turn-out (turn out in the day during winter and in the night during summer). $350 per month per horse