New Hampshire’s beautiful countryside can be enjoyed in several different ways. When you come to stay with us at the Inn on Golden Pond, you will have the opportunity, not only to delight in the Inn itself but also the beautiful surroundings! From hiking through the forest to biking along side the glimmering pond, New Hampshire is a great place to spend your vacation. One of the best ways to see the area is on a horseback ride. Let us help you find the perfect horseback riding in NH!
Riding in the Clouds
Moultonborough, New Hampshire is a stunning area to see on horseback. Ride through the historic wooded acres at the Castle in the Clouds beautiful mountaintop estate. Relax and get away from the stress of life on a quiet, peaceful, calm, walking trail ride. The picturesque ride takes you by Shannon Pond, through wooded trails, fields with amazing views of Lake Winnipesaukee, and across a wooden bridge over Shannon Brook small waterfalls. Riding in the Clouds also offers horse drawn carriage rides for those not keen on riding but want to see the area. Call to make a reservation today!
Franconia Notch Stables
Experience the gorgeous White Mountains region on horseback with the staff at Franconia Notch Stables. Make unforgettable memories riding through sunny meadows and cool forest trails. Tours are offered hourly 7 days a week. The 1-hour excursion takes you through green forests fields full of flowers. You’ll enjoy exquisite views of Mt. Lafayette, Kinsman Ridge and Cannon Mt. Keep your eyes open on the tour, because you might see a moose, deer or turkey. As you pass through Beaver Bend, search for a beaver hidden in the shadows! There is no better way to spend an afternoon then riding through the picturesque scenery.
Farm by the River
Offered daily, the Farm by the River takes you on a scenic horseback ride, horse-drawn carriage ride, or a wagon ride through the most beautiful part of the Mount Washington Valley area. The trail winds through green meadows, mixed Maple and evergreen forest and along the Saco River. The panoramic mountain views of Mt. Cranmore, Kearsarge, nine miles of the Moat Mountain range, Cathedral and White Horse Ledges, is breath taking. Reservations are highly recommended! All rides begin at 10:00 a.m. and last 1 hour long. The Private Victorian Carriage Ride is a fun filled 45-minute ride that can be enjoyed with up to 4 people!
When planning which of these places to choose for Horseback Riding in NH, be sure to reserve your stay at the Inn On Golden Pond. Our Squam Lake bed and breakfast is the perfect destination for guests looking for a relaxing retreat without sacrificing modern amenities. Our luxurious guest rooms are all individually decorated in a classic country style for unique character, but feature sitting areas, private baths, flat screen televisions and complimentary WiFi. Plus, you’ll begin each morning of your stay with a delicious homemade breakfast, so you can be sure your day riding through the countryside starts off on the right note. We can’t wait to see you soon!
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