Horseback Riding Stables, North Conway, NH

Saddle Up for Horseback Riding any time of the year, daily, year round - even in the Winter! 

The Award-winning Horseback Riding Stables in North Conway NH at the Farm by the River Bed  and Breakfast is open to the general public year round for scenic horseback rides.Visit this unique New England guest ranch in the White Mountains of New Hampshire.

Open daily all year round (weather permitting).

  Reservation Hours: 9am-6:30pm: 603-356-6640

 This owner- owned and operated stables offers the most scenic trail ride in the Mount Washington Valley- on 70 scenic acres with panoramic mountain views.

Yankee Magazine’s “Editors Pick”

A “Ride and Stay” package at the Farm by the River is a perfect family getaway in North Conway!

The equestrian stables have 20 resident horses and is surrounded by views of the White Mountains of New Hampshire and located 2 miles from downtown North Conway. On a family estate dating back to 1771, the trail ride winds through meadows and mixed maple and evergreen forest, and along the Saco River. Riders enjoy panoramic mountain views of Mt. Cranmore, Kearsarge, nine miles of the Moat Mountain Range, Cathedral and White Horse Ledges.  The Farm by the River is a great place to go for a New Hampshire horseback riding vacation -in the heart of the White Mountains.

Horseback Riding with views of the Moat Mountains-Farm by the River

This is an owner-operated stable. The horses are selected for soundness and good temperament and are cared for and trained by experienced wranglers all year round. This helps to make this a fun experience for all.

Guests enjoy special inn guest rates for the horseback riding, carriage and sleigh rides for two. Or try one of our unique lodging and riding  packages.

Our guests selecting one of our  lodging packages  wake up to a full breakfast served on  the patio deck & watch the wranglers round-up the horses.  A parade you can’t miss! We have a variety of horse from Halflinger ponies to 19 hand draft horses.  We select the horse to match the person’s age, weight and abilities: from draft horses such as  Belgians and Percherons, Clydesdale to quarter horses and Standardbreds.

Our guest  Susan Kominz with Ruben.

Our guest,  Susan Kominz with Ruben.

 Simply “Ride ” OR “Stay”  Or  “Ride AND Stay”

Farm by the River Bed and Breakfast with Stables  in North Conway NH offers horseback rides to inn guests and to the general public daily year round, weather permitting.   For more information check out these links on our web site:

Year-round with Horses Package.

Spring  Packages


The Farm by the River has nine unique rooms decorated in a classic New England style with private baths, A/C, free WiFi access and flat screen TVs.  Some rooms have whirlpool tubs and /or fireplaces. Family 2-room suites and a deluxe four bedroom cottage are available also. Rooms

Horsemanship Getaway Weekend of  horseback riding : Ask about our Horsemanship Getaway and Workshops Ride a horse and be a Cowgirl or Cowboy! We also offer a guest cottage, Alpine Moose Cottage that sleeps 8 perfect for a girls getaway weekend, small groups, families  and weddings. Alpine Moose Cottage.

Horse-drawn  Victorian carriage or group sleigh rides rides & wagon rides are also available- see  Carriage and Sleigh Rides

Take a Trail Ride Through Giant Maple Sugar Trees along the Saco River

Stay at the Farm by the River Bed and Breakfast with Stables in North Conway NH.  Farm by the River is place for couples or families, whether it is a romantic getaway, elopement, or honeymoon with a horse-drawn Victorian carriage ride, girls shopping weekend or a family horseback riding holiday.


Open Daily Year-round: Reservations  are Recommended: Reserve- 9am -6pm: 603-356-6640

 Please arrive 30 minutes prior to departure times for all rides- carriage, wagon, sleigh, horseback & pony rides. Reservations & Cancellations must be made by phone only. For complete information on our policies Stables Policies

One Hour Horseback Rides. This is a guided, walk only, trail ride.

Departure Times: 10 & 11:30 am & 1pm, 2:30, & 4 pm. $50 /Ride *Inn guests receive $10 off/ horseback ride. late fall and early winter last ride goes out at 2:30pm.

You must arrive 30 minutes before your departure time for all rides . If the riders show up late and the ride has gone out, the charge will be charged.

Horseback Riding Requirements: Age, Weight & Health Requirements: Horseback riders must be 7 years old. For safety reasons the horseback  rider, should be healthy enough to be able to get on and off the horse with minimal assistance. Pregnant women are not allowed to horseback ride.

There is a weight restriction of 240 pounds for the rider. If in doubt, the rider will be weighed. If the rider is over this limit, this misrepresentation in weight will result in forfeiture of payment.  Please wear closed in shoes- no flip flops.

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Cancellation Policy for Horseback rides - A 5 hr. cancellation policy applies.   If you do not cancel prior to 5 hours your credit card will be charged. When in doubt about the weather please call us and we will tell you if it is possible to go out. If we decide it is unsafe to go out your card will not be charged.

Groups of more than 5 people- a 8 hr. cancellation applies for all rides. If you have a change in the number of people riding, you must call with this information within the cancellation period otherwise we will charge your card (unless we can fill the empty space).  If you do not call within the appropriate time period your credit card will be charged.

*Private Victorian Carriage Rides -Depart: 10 & 11:30 am & 1, 2:30, & 4 pm by advanced reservation. Approximately 45 minutes long: $99 for two; $135-4 people.For more information see our link: Carriage and Sleigh rides *Inn guest receive $10 off a private carriage ride

Wagon Rides -spring-until snowfall; Depart : 10 & 11:30 am & 1, 2:30, & 4 pm by advanced reservation. Approx. 45 minutes long. $50 minimum to take out a wagon ride. $20.00 -12 years and up; $12 children 3 to 12 years. Holds up to 12-14 people.

Pony rides -$18  offered until snowfall by appointment. Must be 4 yrs of age. The rides are about 15 minutes long.

Cancellation for Wagon,  Sleigh and Carriage rides - We have a 5 hour cancellation policy, for more than 8 people we have a 8 hour cancellation policy applies.

Winter Stables Schedule

 Horseback Rides- Approx. 50 min. to 1 hour -Depart: 10 & 11:30 am & 1 pm, 2:30 pm and call for 4pm rides-they are available until it becomes too dark to go out- Late fall and early winter. $50

Sleigh Rides Schedule:45 minute group and private sleigh rides. Hot chocolate & blankets provided. Private Victorian Sleigh Rides -Depart: 10 & 11:30 am & 1, 2:30, & 4 pm by advanced reservation. Approximately 45 minutes long: $99 for two; $135-4 people

Group sleigh rides and wagon rides -Depart: 10 & 11:30 am & 1, 2:30, & 4 pm by advanced reservation. Approx. 45 minutes long. $60 minimum to take out a wagon ride. $20 -12 years and up $12 children 3 to 11 years. Holds up to 12-14 people.

Rates are subject to change without notice at any time. This is an outdoor, weather related activity.Gift certificates are available. Perfect for a carriage ride Mothers Day, graduation or a horseback riding Birthday party!

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