Horseback Riding in 
Pigeon Forge and Sevierville

Stables offering horseback riding in Pigeon Forge and Sevierville generally provide guided trail rides on their own property. Many are open year round, and some also offer special features such as weddings, hayrides, shows, and petting zoos. Rides can be scheduled for an hour to overnight. Most welcome novice riders, but age and weight restrictions vary, so call first if in doubt.

If you're interested in horseback riding in the Great Smoky Mountains National Park or surrounding areas:

Gatlinburg Horseback Riding
Smoky Mountains Horseback Riding


Stables Offering Horseback Riding in 
Pigeon Forge & Sevierville

  • Walden Creek Stables is one of the largest stables offering horseback riding in Pigeon Forge and Sevierville. They offer a variety of options on their 500 acre property, including:Valley Hill Trail, 50 minutes to 1 hourValley Mountain Trail, 1.5 to 2 hoursMountain View Trail, 2 to 2.5 hoursMountain Adventure Trail, about 4 hours, reservations required, riders must be 10 or olderAll Day Trail, over 7 hours, reservations requiredNight Horseback Ride, reservations required, riders must be 10 or olderOvernight Horseback Ride, reservations required, riders must be 10 or olderWalden Creek also offers a Wild West Show & Hay Ride (included in the Overnight Horseback Ride), Western wedding ceremonies, and a gift shop with Western clothing, jewelry, saddles and souvenirs.Walden Creek welcomes riders from the novice to the expert. Open daily year round, including Christmas day. They are located off of Wears Valley Road (Highway 321) near Pigeon Forge.2709 Waldens Creek Rd. 
    Sevierville, TN 37862
    off of Wears Valley Road (Highway 321)
    (865) 429-0411
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  • Douglas Lakeview Stables offers guided trail rides along the shores of Douglas Lake, including views overlooking the Cherokee Valley. Rides are available for both beginner and experienced riders, and range from 1 to 4 hours. Longer tours, as well as sunset or moonlight rides can be booked in advance.Children ages 2-7 can ride with an adult, while those over 7 can ride alone. There's also a free petting zoo with goats, chickens and emus.They also offer a variety of romantic wedding packages, including horseback weddings, lake cruise weddings and more.Douglas Lakeview Stables is open daily year round, except for Thanksgiving and Christmas days. Located just outside Sevierville. Take Highway 66 to Highway 338 (Traffic Light 18.3) to Providence Road. 
    1650 Providence Road
    Sevierville, TN 37876
    423-428-3587 
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  • Smoky Mountain Deer Farm & Exotic Petting Zoo is designed for families with young children and offers a petting zoo, pony rides, and guided trail rides. At the petting zoo, you can pet and feed hand-tamed deer and other exotic creatures. Among the critters at the zoo are zebra, camels, kangaroos, prairie dogs, miniature goats, miniature horses and emu.For the younger set, pony rides are offered in a fenced off pony trail. Children 3 and up can also ride alone on the guided trail rides. Children under 3 can ride with their parents. The weight limit is 250 pounds.The zoo and trail rides are open year round, except for Thanksgiving and Christmas. The pony rides are open daily during the season. If you want to pack a lunch, there are picnic facilities on the grounds.Smoky Mountain Deer Farm is situated on 140 acres 7 miles outside Sevierville off of Highway 411. Check their web site for coupons that include a helpful map.478 Happy Hollow Lane
    Sevierville, TN
    (865) 429-2276 
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  • Five Oaks Riding Stables offers guided trail rides through forest coves and along hilltops. Choose a 2 mile 1/2 hour ride or a 4 mile 1 hour ride. Children must be at least 6 years old to ride. Located directly off the parkway in Sevierville.1628 Parkway
    Sevierville, TN 37862
    865-453-8644
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  • Jayell Ranch offers zipline tours and guided horseback riding on their 150 acre property close to Dollywood. The ride lasts about an hour, covering 3.5 miles of scenic trails.1131 Jayell Road
    Sevierville, TN 37862
    (865) 776-1593
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