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Jack's Livery Stable

#3 of 18 Outdoor Activities in Mackinac Island Features Animals
7754 Mahoney Ave, Mackinac Island, MI 49757
+1 906-847-3391
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Early morning carriage ride !

My wife and had been wanting to do this the last 2 trips to the island but the weather was too... read more

Reviewed 27 September 2016
RGAfromOhio
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Ohio
Super Great

The last week of Aug. 2016 we decided to rent a horse and buggy. It was so much fun. It was great... read more

Reviewed 13 September 2016
Emily S
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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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  • Excellent77%
  • Very good16%
  • Average2%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
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7754 Mahoney Ave, Mackinac Island, MI 49757
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Reviewed 27 September 2016

My wife and had been wanting to do this the last 2 trips to the island but the weather was too rainy. 9/21/16 was a perfect sunny cool morning so we walked up to Jack's and rented a 2 person buggy. Unfortunately, the road paving...More

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Reviewed 13 September 2016

The last week of Aug. 2016 we decided to rent a horse and buggy. It was so much fun. It was great to do something we have never done before. Our horse was Bud and true he was very very very slow but, that was...More

Thank Emily S
Reviewed 5 September 2016 via mobile

Had a great experience very helpful our guide pete was awesome and very friendly. Would definitely go here again when we visit the island.

Thank Christopher B
Reviewed 4 September 2016 via mobile

If you want the best experience get a guide. Ours was Isaac. He was full of information not only about the island but about horses. We went on some not so well traveld trails. What a wonderful morning. We feel more confident on horses. Staff...More

Thank Angelina B
Reviewed 30 August 2016 via mobile

We have rented a horse and buggy from Jack's several times and the owner is great! We go over the horses we have had in the past and he always selects a great one for us. This time we had Ned...he was a beautiful horse...More

Thank QStat
Reviewed 29 August 2016

We'd looked up the options for getting around the island before we arrived and thought hiring a carriage from Jack's looked the best bet for the four of us. Glad to say we were right! The horses were obviously well cared for and able to...More

Thank JeannieG59
Reviewed 27 August 2016

As a professional carriage driver for over 20 years I was bit hesitent to take the drive your own horse and carriage option, but after carefully inspecting the barn, staff, horses, and equipment I felt fully confident that this is a well run carriage tour...More

Thank Heather S
Reviewed 26 August 2016 via mobile

Wow, thank you Kevin and Shawn for your awesome service!!! We were welcomed with smiles and treated with kindness. Our eight year old got to live out her dream, by going for a ride on a horse all be herself today. Shawn was an amazingly...More

Thank absmith623
Reviewed 22 August 2016

We were seeking a good place for our Son and his family to rent a carriage and found Jack's Livery. They were somewhat busy, but took the time to discuss options and explain how we should proceed. They were very kind, and in addition gave...More

Thank MU S
Reviewed 16 August 2016

My family rented a self drive carriage, and it was worth the cost. We saw many parts of the island we probably wouldn't have without this. The only negative was that the horse was a bit slow at times, and we weren't able to get...More

Thank joshuy55
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Tammy C
What is the cost to rent a horse? Are there different routes from which to choose? Do the horse-back-riding trails differ from the horse & buggy rental trails?
10 January 2015|
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Response from ladybugJ13 | Reviewed this property |
Wasn't too concerned about cost since I really wanted to do this. There are two routes you can take and we wanted to take the longer of the two but Queen (our horse) decided that for us, so the shorter route it was LOL! As... More
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