Stables at the Farm by the River B and B, North Conway NH:Year-round Horseback, Carriage, Sleigh, Wagon and Pony Rides
2555 West Side Rd , North Conway NH 603-356-6640
Open to the general public year round, daily for scenic horseback rides (offered even in the winter), horse-drawn sleigh or carriage rides and wagon rides. Private Victorian carriage or sleigh rides for 2-4 people or join in with others in the large sleigh or wagon (takes up to 12-16 people). Pony rides are available too.
Simply “ride” or ” stay” or select a ” STAY AND RIDE PACKAGE” See our link: Year-round packages with Horses
“The most scenic ride in the Mount Washington Valley”. The equestrian stables have 18 resident horses and is surrounded by views of the White Mountains of New Hampshire and located 2 miles from downtown North Conway.
The trail ride winds through meadows and mixed Maple and evergreen forest, 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.
This is an award winning, owner-operated stables. 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!
Stay at the Farm by the River Bed and Breakfast with stables and receive a special inn guest rate for the horse rides.
Reservations are highly Recommended and should by made by phone: Reservation Hours: 8:30am-6pm, daily: 603-356-6640
All Rides begin at 10:00am. Departure times 10 & 11:30 am & 1pm, 2:30, & 4 pm.
You must be here 1/2 hour before the departure time or all rides. If you are late or the the ride has gone out, the credit charge will be charged. All rates are subject to change without notice.
One Hour Horseback Rides $50 Departure times: 10 & 11:30 am & 1pm, 2:30, & 4 pm.
Horseback Riding Requirement: Age, Weight & Health Requirements: Horseback riders must be 8 years old. Exceptions are made for children 7 years old that have had some riding experience and are confident in nature. For safety reasons the rider, should be healthy enough to be able to get on and off the horse with minimal assistance. You will be required to fill out a waiver release form.
We have a 5 hour cancellation policy. For horseback groups 6 or more – a 24 hour cancellation policy . If you have a change in the number of people riding, you must call 5 hours before the departure time. If you do not call within that time period your credit card will be charged. You must arrive 30 minutes before your departure time. If the riders show up late and the ride has gone out, the credit card will be charged. If you have less riders going a 5 hour cancellation applies.
There is a weight restriction of 235 pounds for the horseback riders. If the rider is over this limit, this misrepresentation in weight will result in forfeiture of payment. If in doubt, the rider will be weighed. Pregnant women are not allowed to horseback ride. Please wear closed in shoes- no flip flops. Riders must be able to mount their horse without assistance. Helmets are required for children. For more information see: Horseback Riding
Private Victorian Carriage Rides – are offered until snowfall (weather permitting)-Departure time: 10 & 11:30 am & 1, 2:30, & 4 pm by advanced reservation. Approximately 35-45 minutes long: $99 for two; $135- 3-4 people. Ask about our romance special.
Wagon Rides -Depart: 10 & 11:30 am & 1, 2:30, & 4 pm by advanced reservation. Approx. 30-40 minutes long. . $18 -12 years and up; $12 children 3 to 12 years. Holds up to 12-14 people. There is a $60 minimum to take out a wagon ride.
Pony rides- Available by appointment only $18/ride. Must be at least 3 yrs old.
Winter Schedule: Horseback Riding, Sleigh Rides and Wagon rides
Please arrive 30 minutes prior to departure times for all rides-
50 minute Horseback Ride Schedule- Departure Times: 10 & 11:30 am & 1 pm, 2:30 pm (the 4pm horseback ride is not avail. mid Dec. until spring) $ 50
Private Victorian Sleigh and Carriage Rides -Hot chocolate & blankets provided.Departure Times: 10 & 11:30 am & 1, 2:30, & 4 pm by advanced reservation. Approximately 30-40 minutes long depending on the horse(s) used, no. of people in the party (load) and the weather conditions:
$99 for two; $135-4 people Ask about our Romance special with chocolates and a complimentary split of champagne
Guests can warm up by the fireside in the inn.For more information see: Carriage and Sleigh rides
Wagon Rides -Holds up to 10-14 people.Depart: 10 & 11:30 am & 1, 2:30, & 4 pm by advanced reservation. Approx.35- 45 minutes long ( horses used , weight of load & conditions) . $60 minimum to take out a wagon ride. $18 -12 years and up; $12 children 3 to 12 years.
Weather -This is a weather related activity. All rides subject to change due to inclement weather & safety conditions. We do not cancel rides due to weather forecasts as they are often incorrect or not area specific. If we feel it is not safe to go and we have to cancel you will not be required to pay or you will receive a voucher. We do however ask that you call if in doubt about the weather 1/2 hour before your ride. We expect you to call us as cell phones in certain areas do not work.