Horses are gentle animals and riding them can be both fun and educational. If you or your family are looking for places to take guided horseback trail rides in NJ, use our list as your guide! Our list also highlights various farms in NJ that offer lessons, training and coaching.
Horseback Trail Rides - Lessons
Miller Farms 134 N. Grove Street, Berlin, NJ 08009
Southern New Jersey
Come enjoy the beautiful scenery at the only horseback/trail riding available in Camden County. Trail riding is offered Saturdays and Sundays from 10am to 4pm year round (Weather permitting). Children must be at least 7 years old to trail ride. Cost is $30/person for approximately an hour long trail ride. Hand-led rides are also available for those younger than 7 and cost $5. Reservations are strongly suggested.They offer a great place for family fun, birthday parties, girl scouts and youth groups. Summer horse camp, riding lessons, and horse drawn wagon rides are also available. One of the best places to go horseback riding in New Jersey.
Call for reservations | Trail Rides Sat and Sun Only | Open Year round
Northern New Jersey Come ride the best of the West back East! Top View Riding Ranch offers guided 1 hour, 2 hour, half day and full day rides along the scenic Paulinskill Valley trails and river. They offer family safe horses, experienced guides and rides to accommodate all levels.
Enjoy your time horseback while traveling through some beautiful country in the Skylands of New Jersey. Their veteran trail horses will take you through forests and trees, then down along the Paulinskill River where nature and wildlife abounds. You would never believe you’re just an hour west of New York City!
C’mon out and enjoy fresh air, beautiful scenery and serenity, while getting away from the hustle and bustle. They look forward to riding with you soon!
Beautiful Trail Rides | Horses for all levels | Call for reservations
Private Boarding Farm
Good Times Farm 278 Jackson Mills Rd., Freehold Township, NJ 07728
Central New Jersey
Good Times Farms is a large, well-kept and maintained horse farm located in Freehold Township, NJ (2 miles off of Route 195). The farm sits on 55 acres with trails available to boarders, which also connect to Monmouth County trails. Good Times Farms features indoor and outdoor rings, hot water bath stalls and double fencing on their many paddocks. The farm is run by avid horse lovers and a successful trainer/exhibitor who puts a strong emphasis on safety and fun. Good Times Farm offers horse training and riding instruction for all ages and levels of riders with their own horses, ranging from dressage show riders to western trail riders. Advanced riders can compete in their several yearly USEF/USDF Dressage shows. Visit their website or give them a call to inquire about boarding your horse at this beautiful scenic farm.
Central New Jersey
Over 50 years of experience has given Hasty Acres its reputation for being a safe and enjoyable horseback riding stable. After seeing so many boarding facilities that were unkempt and dangerous, they aimed to provide only the best atmosphere for horses and riders.
Their lessons are perfect for riders of all skill levels over the age of seven. Beginners will get a hands-on experience as they learn how to ride, groom and handle the horses. More experienced riders will benefit from the continuity of daily lessons and increased individual attention from staff as they develop their horsemanship, leadership skills and confidence. The number of riders per group lesson is limited, so that each student receives individual attention. Hasty Acres also offers summer camps and birthday parties.
Great for birthdays | Well-kept facilities | Continuous enrollment
Northern New Jersey Spring Valley Equestrian Center is located in the beautiful scenic Sussex County NJ. Since 1972, they have been creating strong, safe and skilled riders. They offer horseback riding in both English and Western styles. They are home to over 70 horses on 140 acres of rolling hills and streams. They offer scenic lesson-trail rides on miles of beautiful fields and woods. Riders must be at least 8 years old and accompanied by a parent.
They have three outdoor rings and a jumping course. Riding instruction is taught all year in their spacious indoor arena. They have safe and dependable horses and provide all necessary safety equipment including helmets. Spring Valley offers group events including Boy and Girl Scout badges, summer camp programs, shows, sales and leases and horse boarding. They are open 7 days a week to accommodate all of their horse enthusiasts. Visit their facility today for horseback riding in scenic Sussex County NJ!
Reservations Required | $40 hourly rate per person | Open Year round
Horseback Trail Rides - Lessons - Night Rides on Weekends
Northern New Jersey Echo Lake Stables offers fun trail rides all year round as well as horseback riding lessons, night rides, hayrides and pony rides! Their trail rides follow the paths of the ancient Indians from the beautiful mountainsides to swiftly running streams, beside centuries old rock walls. All rides are guided. Children must be at least 7 years of age to ride on the trails and riders must weigh below 225 pounds including clothing and shoes.
Night time adventure ride with an Old fashioned Western Barbeque Echo Lake Stables also offers year-round night time horseback riding adventures on Friday and Saturday nights. The Night time Horseback riding adventure leaves the stable area every Friday and Saturday evening at 6:00PM. Please call for times and reservations. On the Night time adventure ride, you will go through the woods and through small streams under the light of the moon and stars. You will then arrive at a campsite and enjoy a 1 1/2 hour Old fashioned Western cookout with unlimited free food! You then play fun games with your partner as you listen to live entertainment. You can also do some line dancing with your partner! An old fashioned hayride back to your car caps the evening. WOW VERY ROMANTIC. The night time ride is $70 per person which includes all the food you can handle. You can also BYOB to the cookout! The trip is 3 1/2 hours from 6 PM to 9:30 PM. This is an Unbelievable date idea. Click Here for more details, reservations and directions. Or call 973-697-1257. Echo Lake Stables in Newfoundland NJ is very easy to get to from central and North New Jersey.
1 hour trail rides are $40 Per Person | Open Year Round
Horseback Trail Rides - Lessons
Kafka Farms 901 Valley Road, Watchung, NJ 07069
Central New Jersey
Trail Rides Kafka Farms offers start in the Fall and Spring when the weather is crisp. Their barn trailers the horses to the Watchung Reservation (10 minutes from their farm) The ride lasts around an hour and a half leading around peaceful, beautiful lakes and through the quiet woods. Pricing is $65.00 per person. Reservations are required so that they can have a horse that suites you for the ride. Trail Rides are available year round and must be reserved in advance. Trail rides are recommended during suitable weather. Please call 908-405-8038 to see if they can accommodate you. They also offer riding lessons from children through adults, weekly all through the year.
1.5 Hour Trail Rides $65 Per Person | Call for reservations
Trail Rides - Training - Birthday Parties - Carriage Rides
Central New Jersey
The atmosphere at Mortonhouse Farm is tranquil & serene with amazing trails and unmatched views on their 125 acre farm. They can accommodate for all ages and levels of experience. They have a large riding arena where you will learn all of the fundamentals or if you're a more experienced rider take your horse to one of their many trails, many of which contain obstacles if you're looking for a thrilling trail ride.
Mortonhouse Farm also offers many other services including Natural horsemanship classes, training your horse for trail rides or trailer loading. They also offer boarding and can accommodate the largest of breeds. They offer pony parties and pony rides for young horse enthusiasts!
Trail Rides | Lessons | Call for appointment 908-432-7437
Central New Jersey Farrington Farms is a family run business, in business since 1993. They offer lessons to all levels of riders, from half hour private beginner lessons to one hour group lessons. They tailor the lesson to the level of the rider.
This stable also has a great selection of lesson horses, all sizes. They have year round riding with their indoor ring. They offer a summer camp program. They also attend horse shows from beginner to the most advanced rider. They offer boarding, training, and sales as well. See their website for information.
Central New Jersey
Get Over It Stables, located in Manalapan, Monmouth County, New Jersey, offers professional lessons in Hunter, Jumper, Equation and Dressage. Their horseback riding facility is conveniently situated close to Route 33 and the NJ Turnpike. Jenay Jensen opened Get Over It Stables in 2011 to grow her business, start her own farm and bring her love of equestrian to children and adults in New Jersey and the surrounding areas. Lessons are available for the novice up to the advanced rider, for pleasure or for competition. Whatever your equestrian and riding objectives are, their professional instructors will work with you so your goals can be achieved at Get Over It Stables. Lessons are scheduled 7 days a week. Half hour or full hour private lessons are available, schedule at your convenience. Call to inquire about off property lessons! Call 908-692-7371 for questions, more information and to schedule your first horseback riding lessons today.
Central New Jersey
Legacy Riding Stables offers horseback riding lessons and trail rides for all ages and skill levels. They offer trail rides, pony rides and parties, horseback riding lessons, scout and merit badge programs and summer camps. They also offer a Special Riding Lesson and Trail Ride Package for riders who want to practice before riding on the trail.
They offer Western style riding lessons for riders of all levels. They work with students to design a program based on the students' needs! You will learn how to ride in a ring and on a trail. They place great emphasis on safety and fun, so whether you're looking for a new hobby or you want to relive a past passion, Legacy Riding Stables is the perfect place to go!
They offer guided trail rides on 500 acres of beautiful trails on the Capik Nature Preserve. You will be accompanied by a knowledgeable trail guide to ensure everyone's safety. Horseback trail rides are available for anyone ages 10 and up!
Their riding lesson and trail package is a romantic and unique date idea for couples! The couple receives a half hour lesson, where an instructor will teach you basic steering and communication with the horse, followed by a one hour guided trail ride.
Open 7 days | No Reservations on Saturday or Sunday | Lessons by appointment
Northern New Jersey
Located in Woodland Park, NJ, just 20 minutes from the George Washington Bridge, Elite Equine Group is a full-service equestrian facility nestled on 26 acres within Garret Mountain Reservation. They offer exclusive guided trail rides on horseback on over 550 acres of beautiful trails at their Northern NJ facility. This equestrian center also offers trail rides, riding lessons (with an indoor arena, riding is available all year round), boarding, leases, summer camps, birthday parties and much more!
Guided trail rides are offered all year round, Tuesday thru Sunday, weather permitting. Children must be over the age of 12 and the maximum weight limit is 225 lbs. Due to popular demand, all trail rides must be booked in advance. Any assistance or questions you may have during the ride can be answered by their competent and friendly trail guides. Riding through the Garret Mountain Reservation, you may catch glimpses of local wildlife and take in the beautiful scenery, all while on the back of one of their safe and kind lesson horses. It is recommended that you come dressed in long pants and a boot with a heel. No flip flops or shorts. There is 24 hour cancellation policy on all reservations.
Northern New Jersey
Seaton Hackney Stables is located in the scenic flatlands of Morristown, NJ. The stable's instructors offer magnificent horseback trail rides through Loantaka Park and various other Morris County, NJ parks surrounding the stable. Atop a beautiful horse, explore miles of paths in Loantaka Park just a few minutes from the stable. One hour, one and a half hour or even two hour guided trail rides are offered weekdays and weekends. Trail rides must be booked in advance. Experienced horseback riders are welcome to roam off the traditional trails for an off-site trail riding adventure in Morris County NJ. Off-site horseback rides are offered in Harding Township and several Morris County Parks including Jockey Hollow, Lewis Morris Park and other horse friendly areas. Off-site rides are not offered daily, call the office for upcoming dates and locations.
The rusty riders program is geared towards experienced riders that have not rode for quite some time. Riders arrive early to groom, pamper and tack-up their horse to gear them up for an afternoon of riding the scenic trails of Morris County, NJ. The Rusty Riders program begins with a mini lesson/refresher course, followed by one hour of trail riding. Visit the website to participate in any of Seaton Hackney Stables' awesome horseback trail ride activities.
Southwest New Jersey Okey Doke Ranch in Clarksboro, NJ offers everything horse and horseback riding related. Their horseback riding trail sessions are offered year round, rain or shine and will take you through the beautiful Southern NJ ranch.
Whether you are a first time rider or you are a riding expert who simply wants to explore a different region of NJ, Okey Doke Ranch can provide you with an experience that you won’t soon forget. In addition to trail rides, this horseback riding ranch in NJ also has a variety of other options. From October through April, Okey Doke Ranch also offers spectacular beach riding options. With advance scheduling, you will be given the opportunity to ride a beautiful horse on the Wildwood beach. If you are looking to board a horse, or simply take horseback riding lessons, those options are also available at Okey Doke. Call 856-224-0195 for more information.
Horseback trails | Riding on the Beach
Guided Trail Rides - Lessons/Training - Boarding
D & D Stables 279 Pancoast Mill Rd., Buena, NJ 08310
Southern New Jersey
D & D Stables, located in Atlantic County, NJ, offers horseback trail rides on their scenic 120-acre farm. Trail rides are available to the public from just 1 hour to a 6 hour day trip experience during the spring, summer and fall months. Trained horses are available for both experienced and beginner riders. As you sit atop your horse and ride through the trails lined with hardwood trees, views you'll be able to take in include majestic wildlife, vibrant flowers, beautiful fall foliage and historic sites hidden in the brush. All trail riding groups are accompanied by an experienced, knowledgeable trail guide. Guided trail rides gives you a more personalized experienced, allowing you to ask questions about your surroundings and get to know the rich history of Atlantic County. Trail riding groups only run in small sizes of no more than 7 riders, larger groups are available by request. For avid riders, D & D Stables also offers riding lessons in both Western and English instruction, either for pleasure or competition. Visit the website for more information.
Public Trail Rides | Riding Lessons | No Reservation Needed
Central New Jersey Ride 61 acres of woods and streams. Experience the freedom that you cannot find anywhere else in the area. No trail guides to set the pace. You are in control, but don't worry - you can't get lost. The horses know how to get back. Horses are available for every level of experience. You can board your horse here or also lease a horse by the month. They have summer camp sessions, company picnic affairs and pony parties. Ponies are available for the kiddies. They also have horses for sale if you are looking to purchase one of your own.
1 hour Rides $40 Per Person | Call for reservations | Open Year round
Central New Jersey
Handy Acres Farm, located in Jackson NJ, has amenities for all horseback riders in New Jersey! They offer boarding, riding lessons, pony parties, wagon rides and trail rides for all levels of riders. Handy Acres Farm's horseback riding lessons program is designed to promote fun and safety for both the rider and the horse. Their lesson horses and ponies range in size and ability to accommodate a wide variety of riders. Whether you're looking to go on a relaxing trail ride or learn how to jump, they have the horse and curriculum for you. If you have a young horse enthusiast Hand Acres Farm now offers pony rides any day of the week by appointment only!
Northern New Jersey
Legends Riding Stable's sits on 350 acres of unscathed woods and grassland and has access to some of the most beautiful trails in the state. Their experienced staff will guide you through all of the trails, therefore no experience is required! Legends Riding Stables wants to bring the joys of horseback to everyone so therefore they have horses of all sizes and no weight restrictions on riders. The entire family can experience the most scenic trails in Sussex County while riding atop a beautiful, and well trained, horse.
Legends Riding Stable is open all year, 6 days a week. Call in advance to ensure your preferred time slot is available. Riders who get their early will receive a discounted price!
Trail Rides | Open Year Round | Lessons by Appointment
Southern New Jersey Suffolk Stables, located in beautiful Burlington County, offers a wide variety of services for all ages and levels of riders, a great place to begin to ride! They're one of the only stables in Burlington County to offer horseback riding lessons for 3 year olds and upwards and one of the only stables in all of New Jersey to offer beach rides to their students.
Their other services include horseback riding lessons for all levels. They specialize in teaching English Equitation, Hunt Seat Equitation, Jumpers and Dressage Intro through Level 1, with a large emphasis on safety. Students of Suffolk Stables also get the opportunity to take part in events such as movie and game nights, local shows, day trips to horse exhibitions, sleep overs and family day with a BBQ and parent rides. Ask about their spring, summer and winter camps! - They also do an evening camp for the avid rider. Visit www.suffolkstables.com.
Northeast New Jersey
Saddle Ridge Riding Center, located in Franklin Lakes, NJ, offers beautiful horseback trail rides throughout scenic Bergen County. Rides are by appointment only and can be made seven days a week, all year long.
All trail rides are accompanied by one of their experienced trail guides who seek to provide you with a fun and safe adventure. All trail riders must be eight years old or older. There is a maximum of 5 riders per group so be sure to book early!
Trail Rides | Birthday Parties | Call for appointment
Northern New Jersey
Lord Stirling Stable offers a full complement of horseback riding activities for riders of most ages and abilities in Northern NJ. Lead Line is the perfect way to introduce younger children into riding.
For those who are seriously interested in horseback riding, Lord Stirling Stable offers private, semi-private, and group lessons, as well as horse care workshops. Lord Stirling Stable can help you plan a memorable event. Pony Party birthdays are available for celebrating your child's special day. Boy and Girl Scouts are welcome to come to the stables to learn equestrian skills. If you are looking for a fun outdoor group activity, Lord Stirling Stable has unique program options. Experience miles of beautiful trails on horseback or from the comfort of a tractor-pulled hay wagon.
Great for kids | Learn a new skill
Horseback Riding Lessons in NJ
The following Stables and Farms offer Horseback riding lessons in New Jersey
Central New Jersey Hunter Brook Horse Farm offers quality English riding instruction from beginners to advanced riders in Central NJ. They like to start their new riders with a few individual lessons and then bring them, when ready, into groups with other riders in the same skill level. They offer half hour and hour private lessons. They also offer half hour or 45 minute semi-private lessons. Group lessons (3-5 riders per group) are available in 45 minute and hour increments. They provide safety approved riding helmets. Gift certificates for lessons are available year round. Lighted indoor and outdoor arena. Open year round!
Also see their unique Birthday Party Packages! Birthday parties are held at this farm location year round. They have an indoor heated lounge and indoor arenas to accommodate parties or lessons any time of year! Class Trips are always welcome and they also have packages for Girl Scouts, Brownies and Daisies. They offer:Camps & Riding Programs, lessons, Horse Boarding & Birthday parties. Please call 732-319-0662 for more information.
Children & Adult Horseback Riding Lessons in Northern NJ
Northern New Jersey Global Equestrians International Riding School, located in beautiful Long Valley, New Jersey, is an equestrian riding school specializing in hunter and jumpers with a strong emphasis on dressage. The facility is located 45 minutes from Manhattan on 80 acres of pristine farmland. The large indoor arena and several outside rings, including a jumper fields, allow for year-round training. All horse riding lessons are goal oriented and personalized for each student. Top quality instruction from USEF-certified instructors and trainers. Global Equestrians’ teaches all levels including beginner, intermediate and advance. Adult lesson programs and children’s lessons are available.
Global Equestrians’ Kids Saddle Club and Kids Camps give children the opportunity to meet other horse enthusiasts their own age. Year around kids camps are also available, as well as adult retreats. Their students have competed and won championships at local and A-Rated shows throughout the United States. Global Equestrians’ offers an exclusive training and coaching program for the serious show students with the hopes of the Olympic dream. Lesson and lease horses are available, as well as boarding. New students and visitors are always welcome. Please contact the school directly at 801-656-5941. Visit their website GlobalEquestrians.net or Facebook page Global Equestrians Int. Riding School LLC.
Northern New Jersey Located just 75 minutes outside of New York City in picturesque Sussex County, North Jersey Equestrian offers horseback riding training for all levels of riders. Whether you have no experience at all or you just want to brush up on your skills, North Jersey Equestrian can accommodate. The farm features 87 acres of beautiful grassland and a full cross-county course which includes ditches, water and banks. With indoor and outdoor riding arenas, training and lessons are available year round. There is also a heated lounge and viewing area so you can watch your riders practice and train. Training and lessons by professionals in the equestrian business range from 1/2 hour or 1 hour private lessons or semi-private lessons. New students are encouraged to participate in the Introduction to Riding program. More advanced students ages 7 and older can sign up for Horsemanship Lessons in which they will learn how to groom and tack up a horse, this program also includes a riding lesson. Call or email email@example.com for more information and to schedule an appointment.
Lessons - Camps - Parties
Kierson Farm 107 W Woodschurch Rd., Flemington, NJ 08822
Northern New Jersey
Kierson Farm is located on 20 beautiful acres in the heart of Hunterdon County, New Jersey. Their huge property affords year-round horseback riding lessons, training, boarding, birthday parties and camps. Whether you are a timid beginner or a seasoned pro, Kierson Farm invites you to come out and ride!
Currently, Kierson Farm is home to the state's largest and most respected lesson program. The facility houses 30 lesson horses and 4 full-time riding instructors who love sharing their passion with their riding students. Horseback riding lessons are available 7 days a week in a group, private or semi-private environment. Their Tiny Tot Lessons are specifically designed for the youngest of riders ages 3 – 6. Tiny Tot is 30 minutes long and consists of a lesson, as well as grooming and horse care instruction. They offer programs for beginners, those looking to freshen up their skills and for competitions. Call 908-528-3307 for more information.
Northern New Jersey Echo Lake Stables, located in Northern NJ, offers horseback riding lessons for the beginner or the novice rider, as well as the rider who wants to improve and strive to be the best. Echo Lakes Stables offers a complete riding lessons program for all ages.
Lessons are $40 for 40 minutes and are done privately in the ring with an instructor. Lessons should be booked in advance. However, they can sometimes offer them on an impromptu basis.
Central New Jersey
Located in Sayreville, NJ, Washington Riding Stables can provide you with exceptional horseback riding lessons. Whether you are a beginner, intermediate or experienced rider, Washington Riding Stables believes that there is always something new to learn and therefore offer lessons for each skill level. Additionally, they have a riding trail so you and your children can take a leisurely stroll through nature atop a horse and, if your child enjoys horses a lot, Washington Riding Stables can provide pony rides for birthday parties! This is a great way to create memories with your children! Call the stable at 732-249-2471 for more information on their services and riding rates.
Horseback Lessons and trail rides
Kafka Farms 901 Valley Road, Watchung, NJ 07069
Central New Jersey
Kafka Farms, located on a beautiful farm in Watchung, NJ, offers hunters, equitation and natural horsemanship for horse and rider. They do private, semi private and group lessons on their very safe horses. Their talented instructors are here to work with their students to reach their goals and get where they want to be. Open 7 days a week all year round for lessons. This farm has a brand new indoor ring facility with lights, also have an outdoor arena. Boarding is available. They also sell farm fresh eggs by the dozen.
Northern New Jersey Shannon Hill Riding Academy has been in the horse training and lesson business in Northern NJ for over 20 years. Their experienced team can train riders of all ages and levels using their school horses who are trained and safe to ride. Horses are paired with riders based on skill and the riders' personality. The indoor riding arena at Shannon Hill Riding Academy provides a place to practice horseback riding all year long. When the weather is nice, riders can venture outside to practice their skills in a larger, more open environment. Lessons are either half hour private sessions, or one hour group sessions, depending on the riders' comfortability. Shannon Hill Riding Academy also offers Polo lessons for the most experienced riders. Visit the website to learn more about the programs offered at their facility and call to book a lesson today!
Horseback riding lessons and boarding in NJ
Fire Blue Farm 281 Long Hill Road, Hillsborough, NJ 08844
908-872-2666 Central New Jersey Fire Blue Farm of Hillsborough, NJ offers horseback riders a variety of services. From both English and Western horseback riding lessons to boarding and training, this stable has it all!
Horseback riding lessons - Boarding and training in NJ
Tolleshunt Horse Farm
10 Island Road, Whitehouse, NJ 08889
908-534-7738 Central New Jersey Tolleshunt welcomes individuals of various riding skill levels to participate in their lesson/training program. They teach adults of all ages and children 8 years of age or older.
Horseback riding lessons and summer camp in Northern NJ
Tranquility Farm 300 Old Chester Rd., Chester, NJ 07930
908-966-3200 Northern New Jersey Tranquility Farms is one of New Jersey’s well-known farms and horse training facilities. They have a state-of-the-art boarding and training facility, offer lessons to riders and horses alike, have a summer camp program and even have breeding services. For people who need assistance transporting their horse to shows, they also have a quality transportation service.
Safe horseback riding lessons in NJ
River Edge Farm 1575 River Rd., East Bedminster, NJ 07921
908-420-1274 Northern New Jersey River Edge Farmwelcomes everybody with the desire to learn how to ride. From the beginner to the advanced rider, they pledge to offer thorough, safety conscious instruction to improve your riding and horsemanship skills.
Adult horseback riding lessons in Northern NJ
Fox Ridge Farm 511 Route 515, Vernon, NJ 07462
973-764-2445 Northern New Jersey A family run equestrian facility where riders can enjoy themselves and improve their skills at a farm that is both friendly and fun. They also run a nice little program called the "Adult Pony Club," where boarders can mingle and have cocktails together. Along with riding lessons year round, they also offer boarding. Riders have fun learning, no matter the weather, in their indoor and outdoor arenas on your horse or on one of their well-trained lesson horses.
Private Central NJ horseback riding lessons
Bountiful Blessings Farm 14 Maxim Rd., Howell, NJ 07731
732-272-7108 Central New Jersey Bountiful Blessings Farm Located on Maxim Road in Howell, NJ, has a variety of lessons you, or your child, can take. They offer both private and semi-private lessons as well as training and boarding services. Call 732-272-7108 for more information.
Year-round Central NJ horseback riding lessons
Bella Rosa Riding Academy 151 Oak Glen Rd., Howell, NJ 07731
732-938-5445 Central New Jersey Set on 25 acres in Central New Jersey, Tall Oaks Farm provides horseback riding lessons to beginners and intermediate riders from ages 3-1/2 and up. With over 25 horses and ten instructors, they can accommodate almost any schedule. With two indoor and two outdoor riding arenas, lessons are given all year long.
Private and group lessons available
Coltie's Place 260 Burlington Rd., Freehold, NJ 07728
732-710-2198 Central New Jersey Located in Freehold, NJ, Coltie’s Place not only teaches students the proper riding techniques, but also the proper way to care for their horse. Their classes will allow you to bond with your horse, as Coltie’s Place believes that is an instrumental key to riding with ease.
Advanced horseback riding lessons
28 Davidson Mill Road, North Brunswick, NJ 08902
732-821-9844 Central New Jersey
They offer everything from fifteen minute private beginner lessons to full hour advanced lessons with very competitive prices. Make your horses dream come true and board him with Farrington Farms. With the best facilities in the Central NJ area, they know they can make you and your horse happy.
Horse training available
On Course Riding Academy 210 Beaver Run Road, Lafayette, NJ 07848
973-875-8780 North Western New Jersey Training is available for both the horse and rider both at On Course and at shows. Lessons are mainly private lessons with owner and manager, Katie Moriarty, of approximately 1 hour, at the cost of $50 on 'On Course' horses or $45 on your own horse. They also board and sell horses. On Course Riding Academy is located in northwest New Jersey, about an hour from New York City. On Course, is a full service, boarding, and training facility.
Horseback riding lessons for the disabled
Mane Stream 83 Old Turnpike Rd., Oldwick, NJ 08833
908-439-9636 North Western New Jersey
SHHRC offers a full complement of excellent programs for individuals with disabilities including therapeutic riding, equine-assisted occupational, physical and speech therapy, summer day camps and therapeutic driving.
Indoor horseback riding lessons in NJ
Circle D Farm 466 Centerton Rd., Bridgeton, NJ 08302
856-305-4947 Southern New Jersey Circle D Farm offers horse boarding, training and riding lessons. Please call for lesson pricing. The facility has an 80 x 125 indoor arena, 100 x 200 lighted outdoor arena. Trail rides may be available, please call 856-305-4947 for more information.
Horseback riding lessons forindividuals with disabilities in NJ
Sunnyside Equestrian Center 805 Newman Springs Road, Lincroft, NJ 07738
732-224-1367, ext. 3 Central New Jersey Working in conjunction with the Monmouth County Park System, Special People United to Ride (SPUR) is a non-profit organization providing individuals with disabilities the opportunity to achieve personal goals through therapeutic horseback riding.
Horseback riding lessons and horse shows in NJ
Hidden Valley Riding Center 4070 Bayshore Rd., Cape May, NJ 08204
609-576-3569 Southern New Jersey Take lessons and learn how to ride today at Hidden Valley Riding Center! They offer a variety of special events and programs including lessons, day camps for kids, lessons and 4 annual horse shows! For more information, call 609-576-3569.
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Horse boarding and riding lessons in NY Open since 1958, Tanglewood Riding Center in Central NY is one of the leading stables offering horseback riding lessons and horse boarding services. With a well-respected reputation for successful teaching and training, this riding stable draws the attention of many, not only in NJ and the USA, but also around the world!
Whether you are a beginner, intermediate or pro horseback rider, Tanglewood Riding Center will happily teach you something new. They offer three different types of classes at their ranch. The group lessons are where groups of six riders will benefit from both instruction given to them, as well as advice given to fellow students. During semi-private lessons, two or three riders are taken out at a time and offered more one on one attention, without losing the benefit of hearing the advice given to others. If you are looking for complete attention and one on one teaching, the private lessons at Tanglewood Riding Center are the classes you will want to pursue.
Best Horseback riding in the Poconos! Deer Path Riding Stable offers a relaxing and scenic ride through the Pocono forest. It's a great way to enjoy the beautiful Pocono outdoors. Gentle horses, friendly, helpful guides and an "easy does it" pace make these ride suitable for everyone, even for the first time rider. Their rides are geared towards people who are looking to spend some leisurely, pleasant time on a horse.
The trails at Deer Path Stable allow you to meander through fields and woods full of freshwater springs, mountain laurel and rhododendron. Deer and wild turkey are often seen. This is the only stable in the Western Poconos area that accepts credit cards. Open 7 days a week for trail rides, it is highly recommended that riders make a reservation to reserve their spot. To make a reservation, you must call 570-443-4431.
A great place for beginners to go horseback riding in the Poconos
Triple W Riding Stable 291 Beechnut Drive, Honesdale, PA 18431
This is not follow the leader Horseback riding. You actually get to ride and maneuver your horse anywhere through the 200 acre mountain top setting with trails through woods, past lakes and in streams. They also have a dude ranch and horseback camping trips! If you've been looking for an awesome adventure getaway then here it is, located just a few hours from NJ in the beautiful Pocono Mountains.
Horse Boarding in
D & D Stables 279 Pancoast Mill Road, Buena, NJ 08310
Full service equestrian center with horse boarding and riding lessons.
Split Elm Equestrian 553 Frankfurt Ave., Mays Landing, NJ 08330
64 acre equestrian center with boarding, lessons and clinics.
Hopkins' Horse Farm 250 Jacobstown-Cookstown Rd., Wrightstown, NJ 08562
Horse boarding farm with indoor and outdoor arena.
Indian Trail Farm 3658 Maple Ave., Vineland, NJ 08361
Basic horseback riding lessons.
Rockin' Horse Stables 148 Causeway Rd., Bridgeton, NJ 08302
Full care boarding and English riding lessons.
Stoney Acres Tack
117 Old Burlington Rd., Bridgeton, NJ 08302
Full boarding and a tack shop selling everything you may need.
Scussell Farm 28 Senator Stout Rd., Pittstown, NJ 08867
Boarding that includes daily run-outs, stall cleaning and use of the indoor and outdoor arenas.
Summerfield Farm 24 Baker Road, Pittstown, NJ 08867
Horse boarding, training and lessons.
Cranbury Brook Farm 308 Federal Rd., Monroe Township, NJ 08831
Horse boarding in a beautiful Central NJ setting.
Superior Horse Farm 113 Old Forge Road, Monroe Township, NJ 08831
Boarding for horses in a spacious facility.
Hunter Brook Horse Farm 672 Fort Plains Road, Howell, NJ 07731 732-319-0662
Hunter Brook Horse Farm is a full service boarding facility specializing in the care of all horses. Their facility offers riding instruction, horse training, showing, horse sales, large indoor and outdoor lighted arenas, heated and air conditioned viewing lounge and heated rest rooms surrounded by a 5/8 mile track. Full board entitles you to the following:
Daily Stall Cleaning (shaving, bedding)
Daily Turnout (large grass paddocks with run in sheds)
Water buckets cleaned emptied and refilled daily
3 Hay Feedings Daily
2 Grain Feedings Daily
Vitamins Dispensed Daily
12 by 12 Box Stalls
Turnout Bandages or Boots Applied If Necessary
Horses Blanketed If Required By Weather
24 Hour On Site Supervision with regular inspections
Wind Dance Equestrian Stables 86 East Branch Road, Allentown, NJ 08501
They offer full boarding of horses with access to an oversized outdoor lighted arena as well as a 200 ft. indoor arena.
Mortonhouse Farm 33 Black River Road, Long Valley, NJ 07853
Boarding for even the largest breed of horse as well as English and Western style riding lessons for riders of all skill levels.
North Jersey Equestrian Center 1 Carlson Place, Pompton Plains, NJ 07444
They have the largest indoor arena in the state and two outdoor arenas. Horse stables are cleaned 2 -3 times daily and you can store your trunk in a tack room.
Oakeside Farm 11 Charlottesburg Road, Boonton, NJ 07005
Standard box stalls, 11' x 11," and daily pasture turnout available.
Double T Ranch 515 Goetz Lane, Jackson, NJ 08527
They have two well ventilated barns and an outside wash stall so horses can live comfortably.
Sleepy Hollow Stables 47 Woodruff Rd., New Egypt, NJ 08533
Horse boarding and horseback riding in New Egypt, NJ.
Eddis Farm 97 Compromise Rd., Salem, NJ 08079
856-935-1060 Horseback riding lessons and boarding in NJ This Salem County NJ horseback riding stable doesn't simply offer lessons taught by experienced riders and boarding for horses in large, brand new stalls, but they also offer a variety of pony parties, training and more. If you are a horseback rider in Salem, NJ, this is definitely the stable you will want to visit. Whether you are training for a competition or throwing your child a party, they will have everything you need.
Calumet Run 827 RT. 45, Pilesgrove, NJ 08098
This NJ horse stable has horse boarding facilities, they offer riding lessons and they even sell horses!
Kafka Farms - Map 901 Valley Road, Watchung, NJ 07069
Horseback trail rides - lessons and boarding in NJ Kafka Farms is a family owned, private facility located in Watchung, New Jersey. They are a full service boarding facility. Your horse will be provided with daily turnout in one of their spacious turnout facilities. Blanketing as well as feeding, mucking and fresh water are also provided. For an extra fee, exercise is available as well. They also have their own in house farrier. Please call 908-405-8038 for more info and pricing.
This farm specialize in natural horsemanship for both the horse and rider. They offer boarding, lessons, equine training and summer riding programs. They also offer pony rides, parties, portable petting zoos, carriage rides and trail rides as well as animals for church nativities.
Hidden Hills Farm 656 River Road, Hillsborough, NJ 08844
Horse boarding, lessons, training and summer camps.
Oxbow Stables 39 Orts Rd., Hamburg, NJ 07419
A variety of riding programs as well as horse boarding, training and lessons.
Morning Star Farm 489 Route 94, Newton, NJ 07860
A horseback riding academy offering both standard and therapeutic riding sessions, summer programs and much more.
Patewood Farm 67 Mount Hermon Road, Blairstown, NJ 07825
Horse boarding, breeding, training, lessons and horses for lease and sale.
North Wind Stables 6 Meadow Cliff Lane, Hardwick, NJ 07825
908-214-7963 Adult and child riding lessons, training and horse sales.
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