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Stables at the Farm by the River

#5 of 18 Outdoor Activities in North Conway Features Animals
2555 W Side Rd, North Conway, Conway, NH 03860-5925
+1 603-356-6640
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North Conway GetAway

We stayed for 5 days and four nights at the Farm by The River B&B. When we pulled up we weren't... read more

Reviewed 22 August 2016
SamNoonan21
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Manchester, New Hampshire
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Nice leisurely ride

If you are looking for a nice leisurely ride with beautiful scenery to look at this is it. Part of... read more

Reviewed 19 August 2016
RickandTracy
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Award-winning Stables, North Conway offers horse rides on 70 scenic acres with White Mountain views. Take a horseback ride-offered daily, year-round, carriage or sleigh ride. Wagon rides and pony rides are also offered. Enjoy mountain views while traversing though fields and forests with mature Maple sugar stands along the Saco River. This 21 horse stables is open daily year-round to the general public as well as to inn guests that stay at the Farm by the River B and B or the 4 bedroom cottage. A great place for guests-both families and couples. they can enjoy nature and enjoy horses frolicking in the pastures and receive a special rate for horse rides. Romantic Victorian carriage or sleigh rides (ask about our romance specials) as well as group wagon and sleigh rides are offered - fun for the whole family. Pony rides, horseback riding,carriage driving lessons and 3 day horsemanship workshops are also offered. This is an owner operated business that own their own horses providing for a fun ride for all. Offering over a decade of this unique venue in North Conway located in the White Mountains of NH. Call to reserve.
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Hours Today: 09:30 - 17:00
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2555 W Side Rd, North Conway, Conway, NH 03860-5925
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Reviewed 22 August 2016 via mobile

We stayed for 5 days and four nights at the Farm by The River B&B. When we pulled up we weren't sure what to expect however we were quickly greeted with hospitality and smiles. Our room was cozy and quaint. The property is very close...More

Thank SamNoonan21
rexidnight, Owner at Stables at the Farm by the River, responded to this reviewResponded 24 August 2016

Thanks so much for taking the time to respond - so glad you had a great time. Happy trails and until we meet again.... Charlene and Rick

Reviewed 19 August 2016

If you are looking for a nice leisurely ride with beautiful scenery to look at this is it. Part of the ride is in open field with beautiful views of several mountains and part is through the woods by the river. The horses are well...More

Thank RickandTracy
Reviewed 29 July 2016 via mobile

The Farm was a WONDERFUL experience! From the moment we arrived we were received with kindness. Our guide was funny, very attentive with the group and very loving with the horses. The nature views around the farm were BEAUTIFUL! We highly recommended this experience!

Thank maryandmaggie
Reviewed 8 July 2016

Took the hour long carrriage ride and loved it , Driver of the carraige was wonderful and due along about the history of the farm and very friendly, Recommend this attraction

Thank prettykitty1966
Reviewed 21 April 2016

First time experience and I had the time of my life. I was taken as a birthday gift by a group of friends and boy I can honestly say, it has been one of my most memorable experiences!!

Thank Majormami
Reviewed 9 February 2016

Rick and Charlene were wonderful hosts, and their staff so very friendly! Their dog, Heidi, was well-behaved and very friendly. The Farm is a beautiful old colonial home that has been in Rick's family for many years, and it was so inviting to arrive on...More

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rexidnight, Owner at Stables at the Farm by the River, responded to this reviewResponded 11 February 2016

Thank you so much for taking the time to write such nice comments.Hopefully we will see you back and we do the carriage rides also when the ground is free of snow- a nice to see the property. Take Care, Charlene and Rick

Reviewed 13 November 2015

This was a great experience. Very welcoming environment, beautiful horses, fantastically friendly owners. Had a grand time.

Thank Heather D
rexidnight, Owner at Stables at the Farm by the River, responded to this reviewResponded 15 November 2015

thanks so much for your comments- It is so appreciated and we just have a new horse Duke, a hansome Belian that we hope to be using this winter! Take care, Charlene

Reviewed 8 October 2015

We've come with kids, the owners are very friendly - this is an Inn as well, but even if you are coming just for a ride, they welcome you in, treat you with nice cup of tea or hot cocoa and cookies. Horses are sweet...More

Thank zverenok
rexidnight, Owner at Stables at the Farm by the River, responded to this reviewResponded 15 November 2015

Thank you for your comments, gland you had a good time! Charlene

Reviewed 23 July 2015

Great trail ride. Has to be one of the better ones in this area. Beautiful views going out and coming back in. The help at the stable couldn't have done a better job. My wife and I could not believe how the ride was. The...More

Thank NewEnglandPhotoBug
rexidnight, Owner at Stables at the Farm by the River, responded to this reviewResponded 15 November 2015

Thanks so much for your lovely comments. We are fortunate to have such wonderful help who really love the horses and take really good care of them. Best wishes for the holidays- and come for a sleigh ride! Charlene

Reviewed 1 March 2015

I booked a private sleigh ride for my boyfriend and I to celebrate his birthday... The ride was pretty, the staff were friendly but the bottom line is that it cost us $120 for a 30 minute ride. In fairness, this did include a $20...More

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rexidnight, Owner at Stables at the Farm by the River, responded to this reviewResponded 4 March 2015

It's unfortunate that you weren't completely satisfied with your romance special. We offer a unique natural experience unsurpassed in this area. We try to provide a variety of price points for everyone's budget. The romance special is our deluxe package that includes hand dipped chocolates...More

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N600HXjudyh
28 August 2016|
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Response from rexidnight | Property representative |
Hi and thank you for the nice comment about staying with us, but Lincoln is very nice too! It is about 1 hours and 15 minute drive to get to the Farm by the River B and B with Stables. Maybe next time - our inn guests... More
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Eliza P
28 June 2016|
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Response from RickandTracy |
This is directly from their website: Horseback Riding Requirements: Age, Weight & Health Requirements: Horseback riders must be 8 years older have 10 hours of riding or lesson. For safety reasons the horseback rider, should... More
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