Kids Activities in Blacksburg

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Horseback riding lessons for ages 4 - 84.

Horse boarding. Complete care including exercise, rehabilitation and grooming services. Facility has arena with great footing and lights as well as many cross country obstacles for training eventers.

2351 Luster’s Gate Road
Blacksburg,
Virginia
US

Easy Wind Stables offers scenic horseback-riding tutorials inside a sweeping expanse of 15 acres of farmland. Absorb the fundamentals of riding under the expert tutelage of Leah Allen, whose lifelong equine experience ensures a more enriching lesson than instructors informed by contemplating infinity atop carousel stallions. Aspiring equestrians can trot through a 100’x200’ arena bedecked with rubber footing, or gallop along miles of trails that lead to Jefferson National Forest. A fleet of friendly steeds ensures that each rider finds a match based on experience level, personality, and shared hobbies with new four-legged friends.

3850 Horse Farm Road
Blacksburg,
VA
US

The Historic Smithfield Plantation invites visitors to step back into 1774. The house has sheltered the Preston family through the Revolutionary War and the Civil War, and now stands as a document of the past with a home and plantation grounds.

1000 Smithfield Plantation Rd
Blacksburg,
VA
US