We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Cindy's Riding Stable Market Street

Features Animals
Review Highlights
Loved it!

We rode for 2 hours, and after the first 1/2 hour they let us go on by ourselves. The horses were... read more

Reviewed 29 October 2018
birdvest
,
Flagstaff, Arizona
Highly recommended Cindy’s riding stable

Took my 9 year old riding! Our guide was wonderful and very helpful. My daughters horse took off as... read more

Reviewed 24 September 2018
Dawn G
,
Davison, Michigan
via mobile
Read all 159 reviews
56
All photos (56)
Full view
Certificate of Excellence
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent71%
  • Very good18%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“great ride”(14 reviews)
“hour ride”(11 reviews)
About
Local Weather
Powered by Weather Underground
-3°
-7°
Dec
-6°
-12°
Jan
-6°
-12°
Feb
Contact
Market Street, P.o Box 331, Mackinac Island, MI 49757
Website
+1 906-847-3572
Call
Improve This Listing
Reviews (159)
Filter reviews
159 results
Traveller rating
109
30
10
4
6
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
109
30
10
4
6
Show reviews that mention
All reviews horseback riding great ride hour ride guided ride knowledgeable guide riding skills experienced riders great family experience well trained horses grand hotel love horses beautiful horses state park longer ride per hour fun experience two hours
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 159 reviews
Reviewed 29 October 2018

We rode for 2 hours, and after the first 1/2 hour they let us go on by ourselves. The horses were just wonderful, and this is from someone who has owned horses for 40 years and worked at a hack stable myself. So we got...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank birdvest
Reviewed 24 September 2018 via mobile

Took my 9 year old riding! Our guide was wonderful and very helpful. My daughters horse took off as a result of a maniac on a bike spooking her horse. Although my daughter got her horse under control the guide was quick to react and...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Dawn G
Reviewed 10 September 2018

This is our second year going on one of the trail rides offered at Cindy's Riding Stables. It is such a wonderful way to see the island, and their staff provides a great tour!!

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Dawn B
Reviewed 7 September 2018 via mobile

Great horses, great people!! No fears ,no regrets, way worth my time!! And great Price!!! Thanks for the highlight of my trip!!!!

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Jake A
Reviewed 12 August 2018 via mobile

I called in the morning on our way to the island and asked to make a reservation, was told no reservation was needed. Went straight there as soon as we departed the ferry. We filled out paperwork asking for experience and type of riding. We...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Melissa G
Reviewed 2 August 2018 via mobile

My wife and I went on a two hour trail ride. It was an excellent ride. The horses were really well trained, great temperament and listened/responded very well. We got to see a ton of the island through the state park trails and our guide,...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank priceda6
Reviewed 26 July 2018

Our family of four rented horses (walk up, no reservations) and had a great time. We were guided for the first 20-25 minutes after letting the staff know we wanted to ride up to Ft. Holmes, Point Lookout, the military cemetery and then some small...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank m h
Reviewed 10 July 2018 via mobile

Great place for island horseback riding. Safe and fun. Guides are friendly and well trained. Abby was my guide - she was patient and very knowledgeable.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Wendy B
Reviewed 24 June 2018

Novice rider. Walked into the stables and mentioned I'd like to ride for 1 1/2 to 2 1/2 hours. They charged the first hour before I left, and the rest upon return. They assigned me a gentle beautiful gelding; and a guide named Emily who...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank tonymsrad
Reviewed 14 June 2018 via mobile

When you go into Cindy's they have a form for you to fill out to pair you with a horse based on riding skills. You get to take your horse out on your own and have fun. It was a great time and I had...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Amy D
View more reviews
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 12 nearby hotels
Lilac Tree Suites & Spa
891 reviews
.07 km away
Main Street Inn and Suites
554 reviews
.07 km away
Bicycle Street Inn & Suites and Waterfront Collection
319 reviews
.08 km away
Lake View Hotel
1,101 reviews
.14 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 65 nearby restaurants
JoAnn's Fudge
1,162 reviews
.15 km away
Chuck Wagon of Mackinac
1,035 reviews
.08 km away
Original Murdick's Fudge
236 reviews
.09 km away
Lucky Bean Coffeehouse
252 reviews
.08 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 62 nearby attractions
Star Line Mackinac Island Ferry
1,271 reviews
.20 km away
Biddle House
94 reviews
.03 km away
Trinity Church
25 reviews
.27 km away
Sanders Candies
46 reviews
.11 km away
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
Shelilah A
4 May 2017|
Answer
Response from Kristi G | Property representative |
Hi Shelilah! As long as they're big and strong enough to handle steering and stopping a horse, kids 10 and up can ride their own horse by themselves. We do not require an adult to accompany children, but we strongly... More
1
Vote
Emenhiser
5 October 2015|
Answer
Response from Danielle W |
You can contact the Mackinac Horseman's Association (just google them). They will board horses. Not sure if they have a minimum for how long you have to have them there. Also check with Arnold line ferry on the cost and... More
-1
Votes