Explore the Splendor of the Islands by Horseback
Saddle up for a great ride at the Stables at Lanier Islands. Gentle horses are ready to take you through a set of scenic trails along the shores of Lake Lanier. In addition to trail rides, we offer pony rides, summer and fall horse camps, riding lessons and much more in a relaxed and educational setting.
Trail & Pony Rides
Experience Lake Lanier Islands horseback riding on one of our trail or pony rides. Older kids and adults can enjoy a 45-minute ride along the shores of Lake Lanier, which departs every hour on the hour. Younger kids (ages 2-6) can go on a 30-minute pony ride, suitable for children two years of age and up weighing less than 80 pounds. Children must be accompanied by an adult.
Choose between private and semi-private riding lessons, great for a beginner or intermediate riders. Riders will learn horsemanship including grooming, use and care of equipment, horse anatomy and introductory riding skills with certified A.R.I.A. instructors. Both English and Western disciplines offered. Group lessons are also available for three to five people. Riders must call 24 hours in advance.
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