Before man learned to ride horses, Western films ended with cowboys jogging into the sunset. Saddle up with this Groupon.
Choose from Three Options
- $30 for a 90-minute trail ride for one (a $65 value)
- $59 for a 90-minute trail ride for two (a $130 value)
- $39 for a 45-minute introductory group lesson (a $40 value) and a 45-minute trail ride (a $45 value; an $85 total value)
On trail excursions, riders take in the sights of Mount Rainier, traversing through the woods and past ponds during the spring, summer, and fall. In the winter or during inclement weather, groups move indoors where riders learning arena patterns and games.
Morris's Shadow Mountain Stables
At the age of 9, Bonnie Morris began a lifelong relationship with horses. By age 10, she was the proud guardian of her own colt and at 22, she set the wheels in motion to open her own training center. Today at Morris's Shadow Mountain Stables, she and her staff continue to bond riders and steeds within a five-acre haven that's beyond the reaches of the outside world and its persistent chorus of honking bikes. They foster interspecies rapport through various types of instruction, including lessons and summer camps that teach showmanship and horse care. Trail rides mosey through nearby woods, meadows, and grasslands overlooking Mount Rainier. Birthday parties include horseback rides or visits to the petting farm. The petting farm facilitates up-close encounters with fuzzy ferrets, giant bunnies, mini horses, and baby goats as well as the stable's fleet of horses and resident cow, Henry, who also answers to, "Look! A cow!"
“It was a nice, easy, and fun ride that Bonnie takes you to in the neighborhood woods. I took my first trail ride in mid March this year, and would love to go back for...”
“It was a nice, easy, and fun ride that Bonnie takes you to in the neighborhood woods. I took my first trail ride in mid March this year, and would love to go back for late spring flowers and early summer fresh air. ”
“every one was very nice and we had a good rode.”