Enjoy the spectacular scenery and natural beauty of the Blue Ridge Mountains
Northwestern North Carolina is known for having a relaxing atmosphere and people who are welcoming and friendly. There are many traditions associated with the Southern culture - music, folklore, arts and crafts, religion and horses. There have always been a relationship between the South and its horses because of its agricultural background.
The spectacular scenery and natural beauty of the Blue Ridge Mountains means this is the perfect place to enjoy horseback riding at whatever level of skill you have. Beginners are welcome along with experienced and expert riders and vacations can be planned to suit all. There are a huge range of experiences available with stables offering unique adventures. Certain stables will have a target audience in mind but most can cater to a varying range of visitors from beginner to expert and young to old.
North Carolinas natural lay of the land has some spectacular scenery for your horseback riding pleasure. There are also stables which offer horseback riding as an activity alongside a working farm which would be especially exciting for children or animal lovers who can enjoy the life style of the farm. If you're looking for a vacation with horses and want to enjoy a unique and cultural experience then selecting a North Carolina horseback riding escape is the ideal tranquil pastoral and beautiful setting.
Drive 49.6 Miles - 1:02 hour from historic downtown Elkin, NC
We participate in live foxhunting in Davie, Iredell, Rowan, and Yadkin counties in North Carolina. We have both first and second fields the former follows the Huntsman closely taking all jumps, the latter following at a somewhat slower pace and going around fences. We meet twice a week, Wednesday and Saturday mornings, during the hunting season, mid-September through mid-March. Specific times and locations are announced on the Fixture Card.
YVH members enjoy a full social calendar throughout the year, from casual picnics to elegant evenings to weekend house parties.
Total Visit - 1913 | Visit Today - 1 | Average Visit Per Day - 0
http://www.yadkinvalleyhounds.comLast Updated on 3/1/2010
Travel 27.84 miles - 0:47 minutes from downtown Elkin, North Carolina
Come join our outfit and see what Ogburn Stables is all about... From Horseback, our trails are gorgeous, our guides are friendly and our horses are trustworthy. In one direction you can view the beautiful and famous Pilot Mountain. The awesome Blue Ridge Mountains and green pines capture your view in the other direction. There's plenty to see while riding at Ogburn Stables -- beautiful trails, a pristine lake, numerous bridges hopefully a few wild deer, turkeys, and whatever else we can uncover!
Total Visit - 1987 | Visit Today - 1 | Average Visit Per Day - 0
http://www.ogburnstables.comLast Updated on 8/12/2008