Horse Riding for Kids & Families

At Mountain Creek Riding Stables, we seek to provide a wholesome family experience in the Pocono Mountains. From guided horseback riding for kids to wagon rides to our pony rides for kids, there is a variety of family activities for all ages. If you’re on a family getaway to the Poconos, then you’ve come down the right trail! Make a day of it with horseback trail rides, wagon rides, pony rides for the kids, and a picnic at our riding stables. Enjoy the peaceful outdoor setting, away from the hustle and bustle of the cities.

Family Wagon Rides

45 Minutes

Duration

All Levels

Experience

$20 Adults

Price

Mt. Creek

Location
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The horse-drawn wagon ride here at Mountain Creek Riding Stable is a 45-minute ride that goes along the same trails as our horseback rides. Our wagon will seat up to 10 adults comfortably. This is a great option for families who may have children that are too small to go on horseback so that they are still able to get the horse experience. Another great part about the wagon at Mountain Creek Stable is that if you come with a group of people and some want to horseback ride while others would rather take a wagon ride then the wagon can follow right along with the other horses on the trail, keeping your entire group together while allowing them different options.

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Pony Rides for Kids

15 Minutes

Duration

Beginner

Experience

$10 – Kids Only

Price

Mt. Creek

Location

Pony rides are offered to children too young for a horseback trail ride. The pony ride consists of three circles, lead by one of our trail guides on a full-sized horse. This horse activity is for those children who are too young or too small to do our full trail ride.

 

Please Call for Availability: 570-839-8725

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What To Expect

  • Please arrive 10-15 minutes early to ensure you catch your ride.

Ride HighLights

  • We have a variety of wildlife on the trail that may be seen including deer, turkey, and more.
  • A relaxing and enjoyable family activity that leaves you great opportunities for photos to share your memories with others!
  • Our wagon driver is full of knowledge about the horses, feel free to ask questions and make it a learning experience as well.

What To Wear

  • Comfortable Pants
  • Gloves (if desired, not necessary except in the winter)
  • Boots with a short heel ( 1 to 1.5 inches ideally) or sturdy closed-toed shoes
  • T-Shirts – warm weather
  • Long sleeved shirts/jackets – cold weather
  • Helmet – provided free on site, although not required for ages 18+
BOOK A TOUR

Hours Of Operation

Open year round

 

Please call or check our online calendar for availability

570-839-8725

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