Horseback Riding at Arrowmont Stables
Spend a relaxing afternoon with beautiful horses as you head out on the Flame Azalea Trail for a fun adventure with friends and family. The tour will provide beautiful scenic views of the North Carolina region as you travel through pine forests and beautiful open meadows making for an unforgettable experience with your family and friends as you reunite with nature.
Your tour will start at Arrowmont Stables where you will meet the horses and get to know them. You will receive a safety program with live demonstrations. After, you will learn about the horse's behavior and riding tips prior to the ride. Then, get matched with one of the beautiful horses that suits your skill and comfort level. You will get a test drive inside a ring to make sure you and the horse feel comfortable riding together and then, head off to ride the Flame Azalea Trail with your tour guide.
During your ride, the tour guide will provide you with tons of information about the local history, wildlife, and ecosystem as you travel along the trail. You'll pass landmarks including the Old Fort Lodge which was established in the '60s as a youth camp. Once you finish the trail, you will head back to the stables to end your tour and walk away with great photos and tons of wonderful memories to cherish. For the best vacation experience, be sure to check out other things to do in the area!