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Horseback Riding
Available through the Adventure Center

Horseback Riding

Available through the Adventure Center
  • The Reserve
  • Scenic Tour
  • Reservations Required

Saddle up! Horseback riding at Boyne Mountain is a special way to get outside and experience the natural splendor of northern Michigan.

  • Riders must be at least 8 years of age and be able to sit unassisted on a horse
  • Maximum weight is 225lbs
  • Reservations are required. Please arrive 20 minutes prior to your scheduled ride time.
  • Each rider is required to wear a helmet, which will be provided.
  • Riders are required to wear close-toed shoes. Long pants are recommended.
  • Double riding, selfie sticks, and unmounted GoPros are not permissible.
  • For the safety of our horses and our guests, each horse is assigned a specific Rider Maximum Weight Limit.
  • We ask that you let us know ahead of time if you have any special requirements.
  • Waivers must be signed by all riders or by parent/guardian if 17 or younger
  • Please note that temperatures above 85 and below 10 degrees may require us to suspend our scheduled rides.
  • Horseback trail rides | $62 per person 
  • Pony rides | $27 per child

Hours

1 Hour Trail Rides

Friday-Tuesday: 10am, Noon, and 2pm

Pony Rides

Friday-Tuesday: 11:15am, 1:15 pm and 3:15pm


Reservations Required: 231-549-7256

HORSE TRAIL CLOSURES

Starting September 21st, our horse trail schedule will be adjusted due to the use of our sports fields.

Fridays: No trail or pony rides.

Tuesdays: 10am and Noon 4-Person rides, 11:15am and 1:15pm Pony Rides ONLY

Date

Status

Saturday, September 10

Pony Rides Only

Sunday, September 11

Pony Rides Only

Saturday, September 17

10am and Noon 4-Person rides, 11:15am and 1:15pm Pony Rides ONLY

Sunday, September 18

Pony Rides Only

Saturday, September 24

No Rides

Sunday, September 25

No Rides

Saturday, October 1st

No Trail Rides. Horses at Skitoberfest!

Sunday, October 2nd

No Trail Rides, 11:15am and 1:15pm Pony Rides ONLY

Saturday, October 8th

No Trail Rides, 11:15am and 1:15pm Pony RidesONLY

Sunday, October 9th

No Trail Rides, 11:15am and 1:15pm Pony Rides ONLY

Saturday, October 15th

Normal 8-Person Ride and Pony Rides Available

Sunday, October 16th

Normal 8-Person Ride and Pony Rides Available

Saturday, October 29th

10am and Noon 4-Person rides, 11:15am and 1:15pm Pony Rides ONLY

Sunday, October 30th

10am and Noon 4-Person rides, 11:15am and 1:15pm Pony Rides ONLY

Ride on!

Guided trail rides begin at the Boyne Mountain Stable, and take riders on an equine adventure through some of the resort's most remote, beautiful terrain. For younger riders, first-timers, and those not quite ready to ride unassisted, our "pony" rides are the perfect alternative. 

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