Horseback riding replaced horsefront riding during the war of 1812, when American soldiers realized they couldn't be taken seriously while carried in adult-sized baby slings. Giddy-up like a grown-up with today's Groupon. For $25, you get a horse trail ride at Horse Rides of Pensacola, located on Suwanee Road (a $50 value).
At Horse Rides of Pensacola, both young and old aspiring equestrians can learn the ins and outs of horsemanship while socializing with friends. Horse Rides of Pensacola's trail journeys allow riders to revel in the outdoors while perched atop a majestic, amiable creature. An equine ambassador will guide this timberland jaunt and will show rookie riders how to properly mount the horse, how to ask it for the day's stock prices, and how to get it to gently gallop.
Horse Rides of Pensacola
Experienced instructor, trainer, and cowgirl Cheryl Glass brings her vast knowledge of all things equine to Horse Rides of Pensacola. Originally a trail-ride outfit, Horse Rides of Pensacola has grown over the past decade to include camps, lessons taught by trained instructors, and charitable events. During camps, kids learn riding techniques and also participate in fishing, wild blueberry picking, access to water slide, and arts and crafts activities. Introductory classes teach pupils equestrian techniques, grooming riders with the fundamentals of equine safety, anatomy, and proper form before they move on to more intense classes such as Equine 101 or Advanced Equine 101. Camps available for children of age three or older.
6631 Suwanee Rd.
Pensacola, Florida 32526Get Directions