Circle A Riding Academy
116 Herbertsville Rd.
Circle A offers guided horseback riding through scenic, 3,800 acre
Allaire Park. They are open 7 days a week, year round. Their summer
hours are from 9am to 6pm and all other times from 9am to 4pm. The
cost is $40 per person, per hour. They wouldn't tell me the amount
of horses they house, but assured me that they could easily handle
a group of 30 people wanting to ride!
466 Centerton Road
Horseback Trail Riding
D Guest Ranch
81 Mt. Hermon Road
Double D Ranch is a Western riding experience back East. We offer
the best riding in New Jersey. Come try riding like you never have
before! No matter if you just learning to ride or you are an experienced
rider, we have horses and guides for all levels. We will match the
horse with your level of ability. If you don’t know how to
ride -- that’s OK come early and we’ll show you how.
Your guide will make sure that your experience meets your expectations.
Come as you are, but If you have boots or shoes with heels on them
that is preferable. They offer One Hour Rides, 2 Hour Rides, 1/2
Day Rides, Full Day Rides or stay overnight for a campout!
Spring and Summer: Sun - Sat 9:00am -
6:00pm. Fall and Winter: Sun - Sat 9:00am - 4:00pm
Fox Ridge Farm
511 State Rt 515
Acres Equestrian Center
49 B Grawtown Road
Handy Acres Equestrian Center is a riding facility for the whole
family. They offer full boarding and riding lessons for riders of
all levels and an after-school and summer camp riding program. They
also offer full training, horse shows and clinics for various disciplines,
as well as discounted lesson rates for boarders.
4070 Bayshore Rd.
436 Cross St.
Route 94 (1/2 mile south of Mountain Creek)
Led by a staff of experienced wranglers, you'll enjoy the beauty of
northern New Jersey's mountains and forests!! With nice, quiet horses
for riders of all experience levels, you'll saddle up, and ride through
a maze of winding trails that will take your breath away!!
all year 'round.....Winter hours 9 to 4:00 pm.
256 South Maple Ave.
The Somerset County Park Commission’s Lord Stirling Stable offers English riding lessons to people starting at age 9 and up for Beginner riders though Jumping levels. Riders must be under 240 pounds. Horse rentals are available to riders who can post the trot and feel secure and comfortable at the canter. Trail guide led trail rides are available and conducted according to the abilities of the riders in the group. Please call for days and times. An ASTM/SEI approved riding helmet and hard smooth soled boots with a definite heel are required and available for rental. Lord Stirling Stable also offers Introductory Rides, Moonlight Rides, Nature Rides, Mother and Father’s Day Rides as well as many other special events. Lord Stirling Stable’s Pony Parties and Pony Rides are very popular. Please call for further information.
Quiet Season Stables
River Edge Farm
Full riding facility,lessons, boarding,training
Spring Valley Equestrian Center
56 Paulinskill Lake Rd.
Spring Valley offers guided trail riding through picturesque woods,
lakes and they have access to the Paulenskill Trail which is a NJ
state maintained former rail bed. It is about 26 miles of glorious
riding. They are open from about 9am to 5pm everyday, closed during
the winter. The cost is $25 per person, per hour.
671 Fort Plains Rd
Sunset stables is a beautiful barn, which houses 35+ horses, they
do Lessons, Shows, Clinics, Pony Rides, and comming soon, Pony Parties.
They do lessons of all ages, and experince levels. They also do
all diciplins, such as English, Western, Dressage, Etc. What ever
intrest of riding your into, they do it all!
Guided horesback riding tours and training 7 days a week
210 Stagecoach Rd.
Cape May Court House
R Ranch offers one hour guided horseback riding on a wooded trail.
Ride times are everyday at 9:30, 11, 1, 2:30, 4 and 6 year round.
The cost is $25 per person, per hour. They also have pony rides
for the younger children and they are geared more for the non-experienced
rider than the experienced. They provide their facility for birthday
parties, clubs etc. In order for children to go on a trail ride
they have to be 10 years of age.
3701 Bordentown Ave
Sayreville, NJ 0887
Washington Stables offers public Horseback Trail Riding & Pony Rides every Sat & Sun with no reservations needed. Trail rides are available for 30, 60, & 90 minute rides. Check out our signature service: The Couple's Riding Package: for $99 you get a 30 minute riding lesson & a 60 minute trail ride for two people! [add $45- for each additional rider]. Private and group riding lessons are available by appointment. Pony Rentals are available for your home birthday parties and our Summer Day Camp offers thrills for ages 9-16. See our website for more info: http://www.washingtonstables.com
1160 Summitt Lane
Watchung Stables houses 50-60 horses and offers guided trail riding
through the picturesque Watchung Reservations. They are only open
on Sundays from Early April to Late November. The ride times are
1pm and 2:15 during the summer and 2pm and 3:15pm each week on a
first come, first served basis (times may change, so call before
going). The cost is $20 pp for Union County residents and $26 pp
for out of county.