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Sugarland Riding Stables

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Us 441, Great Smoky Mountains National Park, TN 37738
+1 865-436-3535
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Beautiful scenery, untrained horse and rude guide

Scenery great. However hard to appreciate after about 10 minutes into 1 hour ride. When I got on... read more

Reviewed 5 October 2017
Dee L
Definitely one of my favorite things we did on the entire vacation.

We just visited last week and we chose to do the 6 mile (1 1/2 hour) trail. I am by no means an... read more

Reviewed 26 September 2017
Franklin, Indiana
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Us 441, Great Smoky Mountains National Park, TN 37738
+1 865-436-3535
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Reviewed 5 October 2017

Scenery great. However hard to appreciate after about 10 minutes into 1 hour ride. When I got on my horse I was told that the horse was slow/lazy and if the did not keep up with other horses to kick him hard several times. The...More

Thank Dee L
Reviewed 26 September 2017

We just visited last week and we chose to do the 6 mile (1 1/2 hour) trail. I am by no means an experienced horse rider, but the horses were vell well trained and basically led themselves along. The views we got to see on...More

Thank serichards8
Reviewed 24 September 2017 via mobile

We visited the riding stable and had a really great time. The staff there was so friendly and nice. We had good horses and great views on the ride. We even saw a bear on our trip. The only problem we had is we could...More

Thank Dixie M
Reviewed 20 September 2017

The guide was a regular country man with a great sense of humor. He was excellent with his team of horses on our ride. We had only 7 in our ride, 8 incl. himself. Expect a real trail ride, not flat ground. It was great...More

Thank Sharon S
Reviewed 19 September 2017 via mobile

I like to go for a trail ride at every vacation destination, if at all possible. This stable had the best trained and well looked after horses that I have ever rode! The staff were courteous and knowledgeable and the ride itself was wonderful!!! You...More

Thank GrandmaHolly_10
Reviewed 19 September 2017

We were looking for a place to experience nature horse-back and we did! Saw a momma bear and her 2 very small cubs. The horses did great. The leader was 3 and 4 horses in front of us, so we couldn't hear him talking, so...More

Thank erin_readytotravel
Reviewed 19 September 2017 via mobile

The view was perfect. Enjoyed the entire ride. Highly recommended. Guided tour with extremely knowledgeable guide. Out guide has been with stable for 44 yrs.

1  Thank Mary J
Reviewed 16 September 2017 via mobile

My husband and I took the one hour ride. Staff was very friendly and accommodating. I would recommend for first time riders. I'm a novice put felt at ease after the instructions from the staff. The ride was the right amount of time. We went...More

Thank Detrie B
Reviewed 14 September 2017

Received cold but OK service checking in. No platform to help mount the horse, so it's just up to you to lift your foot almost as high as your waist to get it into the stirrup and then try to swing the other leg over....More

2  Thank oldguyindy
Reviewed 11 September 2017

We took the 1.5 hour ride. Joe was our guide. He was very informative and shared a lot of info about the area. Check in was a breeze, we had to wait about 15 minutes. Everyone was so incredibly nice and kind. We loved our...More

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debi s
16 July 2017|
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Response from Ashley R | Reviewed this property |
I don’t believe so. But I don’t think that’s an issue here. We went in the afternoon and two other rides came back before we left to go out on ours. The horses are cycled throughout the day so they do get breaks between... More
Julie J
29 March 2017|
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Response from Theresa K | Reviewed this property |
We went in morning and didn't have to wait to long.
26 November 2016|
Response from carnatio96 | Reviewed this property |
Closed December to March