Horseback Trail Riding In The Poconos

Enjoy guided trail rides through the Pocono Mountains!

Conveniently located in the beautiful Poconos Mountains, Mountain Creek Riding Stable offers public and private horseback riding near Philadelphia. These guided horseback rides are scenic, leisurely, and ideal for beginner riders. Expect to be with us for a little over an hour for signing in, handling instruction, familiarizing yourself with the horses, mounting up and the trail ride.

Public Group Trail Rides

$49 per person

Whether you’re a beginner or a seasoned rider, our group trail rides are the perfect way to experience the beauty of the Pocono Mountains. Our friendly and experienced trail guides will lead you on an easy-paced ride that will take you through breathtaking scenery and leave you feeling relaxed and renewed.


  • No experience necessary
  • Beautiful views
  • Same-day booking available
  • Duration 45–50 minutes
Group of People on Horseback on Wooded Trail in the Poconoss

Private Group Trail Rides

$79 per person

Whether you’re celebrating a special occasion or simply looking for a more personalized horseback riding experience, our private trail rides offer a one-of-a-kind adventure that you won’t want to miss. If you have a group of more than 10 riders, give us a call at (570) 839-8725 to inquire about our private ride group discount.


  • No experience necessary
  • Beautiful views
  • Leisurely pace
  • Duration 45-50 minutes
Girl on Horseback Wearing Helmet on Wooded Trail in the Poconos


  • Please arrive 30 minutes prior to the scheduled time of your ride
  • Children must be at least 7 years old and 50″ tall to ride on our trail
  • Riders under 18 must have a parent or legal guardian sign their waiver
  • We provide helmets for all riders and they are required for minors
  • Weight restrictions do apply for the safety of our horses and riders (max 240 lbs)

What To Wear 

  • Comfortable pants
  • Secure closed-toed shoes (no sandals or flip-flops)
  • Weather appropriate clothing (t-shirts in warm weather, jackets/gloves in winter)


For more information on proper attire, check out our What to Wear Horseback Riding Guide and What To Wear Horseback Riding In The Winter

FAQs for Trail Rides

Visit our FAQ page for more information

Cancellation Policy

We prefer cancellations be done over the phone, as we cannot check our e-mail throughout the day.

  • E-mail cancellations will still be honored, but your card may be charged before we get to the e-mail and we will then have to issue a refund.
  • Cancellations must be made before 2 hours scheduled ride time.
  • You will receive a full refund if you cancel 2 hours before your scheduled ride.
  • To ensure prompt cancellation please call us at 570-839-8725 and, if it is outside our business hours, please leave us a message.
Booking in Advance

All trail rides are cut off for online booking 24 hours in advance. Call us at 570-839-8725 with any day-of booking questions.

If you do not see availability online for the date and time you’d like to book, then all rides are full. We do not provide availability via e-mail.

Requirements / Policies

We have a weight limit of 240 pounds, though this is dependent on height. If you have anyone in your party who is close to or over 240 pounds please get their exact height and weight and give us a call or send us an e-mail and we can see if we have a horse that can accommodate them.

We also have a minimum height requirement of 50” for both adults and children. Children must be at least 7 years old to ride.

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Hours Of Operation

Open Year-Round & Most Holidays!


Please call or check our online calendar for availability


Contact Us


If you do not see availability online for the date and time you’d like to book, then all rides are full. We do not provide availability via e-mail, please book online or call (570) 839-8725 for the next available booking date/time.

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