Sunburst offers guided trail rides into the Chattahoochee National Forest on 4000 acres of beautiful mountain trails. Rides are suitable for any experience level, and riders 7yrs and older ride on their own horse. Riders under 7 ride double with a parent, Double riders sit behind the parent in a small seat and are required to hold on to a handle during the ride. Two hr Mountain, lunch and sunset rides do allow trotting and cantering when appropriate and group is able. One hour rides and rides with small children are generally slower paced. Weight limit is 285lbs.
1 Hr Trail ride
One-hour ride. Departs daily: 10 a.m., 1 p.m., 3 p.m.
$49.95 per person / $19.95 double rider / Suitable for all ages (3yrs plus) children under 7yrs old ride double with parent
Trail takes riders to an old moonshine still on a scenic 3 mile, mountain ride with streams and wooded trails.
2 Hr trail ride
2 hour mountain ride. Departs daily: 10 a.m., 1 p.m., 3 p.m.
$79.95 per person / 7yrs old and order only
This ride accesses the same trails as the shorter rides but penetrates the forest deeper for a total of 7-9 miles. This ride offers trotting and cantering as the terrain and rider experience allows.
1 Hour Moonshine Still Horseback Ride
Sat, Mar 12 10:00 AM woodjb31019 Tue, Mar 15 11:59 AM Female 30-39 Domestic Tourist(s) Group of Friends
Very peaceful ride, beautiful scenery! Our guide was great!”
Family adventure ride: 2 hours
$79.95 per person / $39.95 double rider
This is a great family half day trip. Great for all ages. Ride the trail to the miniature animal farm, stop for fishing at 3 stocked ponds and enjoy a watermelon (when in season) or snack, and meet the animals up close. See a blacksmith demonstration on a forge, and ride a train through a gold mine cave. This is a walking trail ride due to the younger children included.
Family Adventure Horseback Ride
Several first time horseback riders in our group ranging from age 7 to 62. Adults who had ridden before enjoyed the unique trail through the national forest. Kids and adult who had never ridden felt comfortable and enjoyed the ride. The Family Adventure portion was really cool – the kids loved the blacksmith experience and fishing especially.”
Sunset Ride: 3 hours
Call for departure time.
$109.95 per person
A beautiful end to a day. This ride takes you through the forest to the highest mountain in our area where we stop for a light meal and watch the evening fade. Upon mounting, ride back to the farm in the sunset. This ride offers trotting and cantering as the terrain and rider experience allows.
Lunch Ride: 3 hours
$109.95 per person
This 11 mile, all day ride is our signature ride for adventurers. After winding our way through forest mountain trails we descend into the valley for a lunch stop at our beautiful new lunch pavillion. After lunch, we remount and head back to the stable. This ride offers trotting and cantering as the terrain and rider experience allows.