Vacation with Your Horse
Enjoy Jugtown Forest’s awesome sandy footing and 100’s of miles of local trails to hill top views and local restaurants. Stay in your trailer, rent room or a camper on the farm!
Sleigh Rides and Christmas Wagon Rides
Sleigh rides are on for the winter of 2020 and 2021. All we need now is snow! Read the rescheduling information carefully before reserving to help manage your expectations. Gift certificates are also available.
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Local Wildlife Besides your horse’s ears and another horse’s bum….you will see everything you can think of in Maine’s natural environment. Our trails are mostly on Leach Hill with a great view of Mt. Washington at times. We have seen moose, deer, coyote, pilliated woodpeckers, porcupines, skunks, woodchucks, wild turkey, bobolinks, bald eagles, hawks, killdeer, […]
Straight Line is Safe Some customers ask why they have to ride in a straight line. Its a four part answer. We are encumbered by many insurance requirements but most of all we have to make our own rules to reduce our liability and keep our customers and horses safe. Riding in a straight line […]
We offer more ride types than any other venue in New England. With that, we have to be very careful and keep our safety standards high so we don’t have accidents that result in injuries. The Guides Discretion means that the guide is trained to not only judge your history in riding but also the […]
This one hour Sunset ride guarantees that it’s just your party and the guide. You can use this ride to propose or celebrate a special event such as an anniversary. The guide will take pictures along the ride so you will have a keepsake.
“Nice winter ride” 5 of 5 bubblesReviewed February 11, 2016 We had a Groupon for a winter ride through the farm and snow. I was a little nervous that there would be no snow, but it snowed the day before our ride, which made it that much better. We arrived 15 minutes prior to our […]
“fall colors on horseback” Reviewed October 19, 2015 My daughters request a horseback trail ride on every vacation. This place was reasonable, very accomodating, and where some have cut 15-20 minutes from a 2 hour ride, this day we had 15-20 minutes extra! We had some experience so we got to trot and even canter […]
Traveller In 2004 I bought a load of horses out of Canada to train and resell. Among them was a Clydesdale cross from Newfoundland. I had bought many of these crosses from the island because they were stocky, talented, well-trained and had great minds. There was only one Clydesdale stallion for as long as […]
How Mango Got Her Name This quiet little Haflinger rescue was named Mango, after listening to a slew of cutesy names for a little blonde girl. We settled on her name after Banana was suggested by Christine, which was a no go with Stephanie. I thought it would be great for kids to go home and […]
Abby’s History Abby is a Percheron/QH/Morgan cross. Her story begins with the Amish. As a two year old she worked the fields in a team and was bred. A woman bought her at auction but did not know she would have a foal the following spring. The foal and the mare became too much for […]