Cades Cove Riding Stables in Cades Cove, TN offer vacationers to the Smokies a chance to enjoy some of the most pristine natural scenery in the entirety of the Great Smokies National Park, all while glimpsing these beautiful vistas on horseback. These stables in Cades Cove, Tennessee are the only Smoky Mountain riding stables allowed to travel into the national park and offer you a chance to see Cades Cove, TN as many of its settlers would have seen it - from the vantage point of their saddles.
Cades Cove Riding Stables offer a variety of services for your family to enjoy, making this one of the best Smoky Mountain riding stables to visit on your mountain retreat. Come enjoy an outdoor adventure on horseback today at this riding stable in Cades Cove, Tennessee.
Horseback Riding at Cades Cove Riding Stables
Horseback Riding at Cades Cove Riding Stables offers vacationers the best experience provided by any of the Smoky Mountain Riding Stables in Pigeon Forge, Gatlinburg, and the surrounding area. This riding stable does not accept reservations so make sure to arrive in plenty of time to snag a spot on the next horse tour.
Cades Cove Riding Stables believes in creating a pleasurable experience for every rider, beginner to experienced, and doesn't like to hurry the process of getting acclimated to their horse or the tour itself. Your tour at this stable in Cades Cove, TN begins with a detailed orientation by your guide to help you feel comfortable before setting off on your hour long trail ride through the beautiful Cades Cove Tennessee park. Cades Cove Riding Stables believes in giving its guests quality tours, which is why each tour is limited to a maximum 9 riders.
Along your ride, you're tour guide will point out natural wildlife such as white-tail deer or maybe even a black bear. You'll cross over a babbling mountain stream and wind through the woods, enjoying the beauty of the surrounding landscape.
Carriage Rides at Cades Cove Riding Stables
Perhaps you'd like something other than horseback riding at Cades Cove Riding Stables? Enjoy a 30-45 minute horse-drawn carriage ride that travels through the back, allowing you leisurely take in the beauty of the park. Like the horse rides at this Cades Cove Tennessee stable, quality rather than quantity is the focus and carriage tours are limited to a maximum 6 passengers. Again, no reservations are taken for these rides so make sure to arrive in time to make the next tour.
On your tour, your guide will point out the native plant and animal life, and, because of the size of your group, it will feel like an old friend giving you insights to the rich ecosystem and history of the East Tennessee Smoky Mountains and its early settlers.
Hayrides at Cades Cove Riding Stables
A favorite in the fall at Cades Cove Riding Stables, a hayride allows you and your group to enjoy the Cades Cove Loop with the chilly mountain wind blowing through your hair as you take in the beautiful surrounding mountains, fields, and preserved homestead sites.
Throughout your tour you guide (a park ranger) will describe to you the history of the early settlers - from religion to recreation, farming to family life. You'll be surprised what you learn about East Tennessee's earliest residents over the course of you 1 1/2 hour to 3 hour tour of the park. The tours at this Cades Cove TN stable range from 15-65 occupants.
Hayrides are only available at Cades Cove Riding Stables from March to the end of May as well as from August to the close of the season. Cades Cove Riding Stables does accept reservations for hayrides for groups of 15 or more with a 50% deposit.
Enjoy a Cabin Stay Near Cades Cove TN!
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Written by Brittany Tipton