Saddle-up for our ultimate horseback riding guide in the beautiful Catskill Mountains!
Whether you’re a beginner, intermediate or experienced rider, The Catskill Mountains boasts a variety of renowned horse farms.
Enjoy riding through bewildering trails in open fields, wooded forests, and valleys with your family, friends, date, significant other, or yourself for an unforgettable experience that is an equestrian’s dream.
Flying Change Farm
235 Airport Rd
Accord, NY 12404 (835) 626-0020
Flying Change Farm is a beautiful horse farm just 15.4 miles from Skyway Camping Resort. This farm is perfect for beginner riders that are seeking to build confidence. Make sure you plan your visit here accordingly, as they operate through booking appointments. Here you can enjoy private ½ hour lessons for $50, semi-private lessons, which include 2-3 others in a group for 45 minutes for $45, or a full private hour for $85. They also offer full summer camps with private lessons if you are in town for several months!
Lucky C Stables
31 Yankee Folly Rd
New Paltz, NY 12561
Lucky C Stables is a little way down the road from Skyway, at just 17.7 miles away. This is a perfect place for beginners or experienced riders. They offer a variety of lessons in the evening and weekends for groups or private settings. This horse farm takes pride on their knowledge and skills. They have developed many students into excellent riders, who have competed and recognized nationally. Round up the kids, because this farm is great for all ages to learn how to ride!
1204 NY -302
Pinebush, NY 12566
Juckas Stables is so close to Skyway! It’s only 14 miles from our camping resort! It is a family-owned and operated horse farm that will welcome you as part of the family. The farm sits on 117 acres of trails through the beautiful Hudson Valley woods. They offer horse-riding lessons at any level. Come for single-day rides or adventure into overnight camping by horseback. Juckas is known for their well-trained horses and their patient and kind instructors. This is a great place for groups, dates, families or anyone looking to have a great time riding! Take the reins and choose this horse farm!
85 Hasbrouck Rd
New Paltz, NY 12561
Riverview Stables is 25 miles away from Skyway. This is the farthest horse farm on the list, but you will not regret the drive. You will leave this fantastic farm full of knowledge from the best instructors in all of Catskills. All 4 instructors at Riverview have at least 20 years of experience in riding, instructing, and competing. They offer lessons in both riding and taking care of horses. You can learn to ride and enjoy an hour of the beautiful trails for just $50. Adults and children can enjoy horseback riding here whether they are experienced riders or touching a horse for the first time. Come ride at this welcoming horse farm that will leave you feeling like a true equestrian.
Braden Brook Stable Club
19 Mountain Dale Rd
Greenfield Park, NY 12435
(845) 647 -7556
Braden Brook Stable Club is a hop, skip and jump away from Skyway at just 0.8 miles down the road! This horse farm is open year-round so that you can enjoy winter riding in the snow, colorful fall rides, breezy spring rides, or summer joy rides. Relax and enjoy riding through miles of hilly, wooded and mountainous trails in the Hudson Valley. This farm welcomes all experiences and makes sure you feel comfortable with their kind and experienced trail instructors.
Skyway Has a Special Horseback Riding Offer for You!
Get one free horseback ride at Braden Brook Stable Club! Book a two-night stay at Skyway Camping Resort between June 1, 2018, and June 25, 2018. $45 value! This voucher is only valid if you stay during over a weekend and cannot be combined with other specials, offers, or discounts or coupons.