The Stables at Frederica: Experience St. Simons Island on Horseback
Experience St. Simon’s Island like never before on horseback! The Stables at Frederica offer not only pony rides for young children, riding lessons, camps, and boarding but also beautiful trail rides. Guests and residents of St. Simon’s Island can choose from three different trail rides each offering unique sceneries on one of the most famous islands in the Golden Isles off the coast of Georgia.
Beach Trail Ride
Experience the beach in a whole new way! Soak up the ocean breeze and endless ocean views from horseback. The two-mile trail ride begins on nearby Rainbow Island and follows the visually stunning Sea Island beach. Enjoy seeing the natural flora and fauna living there as you cross over sand dunes with the sounds of crashing waves in your ears and the smell of saltwater in the air.
Trail Ride through the Marsh
A ride through the marsh on horseback is the perfect scenario for becoming one with nature. Get the feel of a behind the scenes look at the wildlife and plants living beyond the beach in the saltwater marsh. Riders are often privileged to see a variety of birds, including osprey and bald eagles. It’s not uncommon to see dolphins along with various other native species to the island during your ride.
Trail Ride through the Woods
Experience the infamous maritime forests of St. Simons Island on horseback. Riders often see opossums, deer, and birds as they make their way among native live oaks. Take in breathtaking views of Lake Frederica as you explore the heart of St. Simons Island.
For your convenience, reservations must be made in advance when booking a trail ride with The Stables at Frederica. Groups of up to 10 riders can be accommodated. Enjoy the endless adventures when living on St. Simons Island. Contact us today for more information or to schedule your private showing.