Blue Moon Acres Riding Stable - Trail-Riding Adventures - Guided trail rides in Hocking Hills, Ohio!

Blue Moon Acres -Riding Stable in Laurelville / Ohio
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Specializing in couples & small groups; fun, challenging, beautiful & rugged forest trails. Age & weight limits vary by experience & horses available.

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Hocking Hills is considered to be foothills of the Appalacian Mountain region. A pouplar tourist area with lots of natural gorges & rock formations. The state park system here has about as many visitors yearly as the Grand Canyon!
It is NOTHING like the rest of Ohio.
There are many other activities in the area including; ATV, Zip-Lines, Canoeing, Putt-Putt, Regular Golf, Hiking, Fishing, Swimming, Boating, Rock Climbing & Rappelling, Air Tours, Naturalist Tours, Haunted Hocking events, Antique Malls, Shopping & Fine Dining.
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Additional information about the area

Excursions: From 1 to 8 hour long rides - inluding stop-n-hike rides to Rock House State Park & Conkle's Hollow Nature Preserve. These rides involve an extended break for you to hike the area, as the horses are not permitted to enter. Your Wrangler will stay with & attend the horses while your gone. Bring a sack lunch, or arrange for a picnic - you'll need some grub.
Traveling by car:
From St Rt 33 - Take the Rt 180 exit SOUTH about 4 miles; bear LEFT at the Y onto Rt 678; follow about 4 miles to stop sign at Rt 374; turn RIGHT & go 3/10 of a mile to the 1st road on your LEFT - that is Keister & it becomes Keifel. Follow 3.1 miles to our driveway on RIGHT. Signs will direct you to the right house.

Not more
than a 15 min.
walk away

Wildlife Viewing, Birding

Not more
than a 15 min.
drive away

Restaurants, Galleries / Museum, Shopping, Fitness Center , Lake/river for swimming, Beach, Fishing, Golf course, Canoeing / Kayaking, Hiking

Not more
than a 90 min.
drive away

National Historic Sites, Cinema, Tennis court, Biking, Mountain biking

Other types of leisure activities:

There is about anything & everything you can think of - to do in / around the Hocking Hills Region. They even have a place you can feed Wild Hummingbirds - BY HAND ! See the tourism website for more info.
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Information about the riding facility / horse farm/ranch


Riding Stable, Western Riding Stable
from: 1. May
to: 31. October
Guest Capacity:
Minimum age for guests:
age 14 & up

General description:

Specializing in couples & small groups; fun, challenging, beautiful & rugged forest trails. Age & weight limits vary by experience & horses available.

Amenities/equipment of the riding facility

  • Riding area / bridle-path

Details of the Riding area

Approx. 50 miles of fun & challenging trails.

Sunday & Monday closed. Summer break in August. Closed in winter.

More details of the property

We are a small public stable; a great place for a "Trail-Riding Adventure". Specializing in Individuals, Couples & small groups, of 1 to 4 Adult & Teen Riders (Novices 16 & up). Appointments Required!
What we have to offer
  • Horses for guests available
  • Family Trips
  • Honeymoon Packages
  • Sightseeing Tours

Additional Animals on the property

Several Goats, a Llama, Miniature Horses & Donkeys, chickens & a few ducks. Several indoor/outdoor dogs & barn cats.

Other offers and explanations

We can do surprises & special occasions, such as; flowers, a toast, or a picnic stop.
(Advance notice & fees apply).
Bring your camera - I will gladly take your photo for you.
Horses available in our riding program
Number of Horses:
in all 10 Horses are available.
Kind of Horses:
For Beginners, For Advanced Riders, Gaited horses
Riding (trained for / saddle):
Western, For guided Trail Rides
More information of the Horses for rent (Breed - Training etc.)
Well trained, well-behaved trail horses - mostly Tennessee Walkers - but, NOT dead heads. You will be required to 'supervise' your equine partner in this sport. Instructions given at start of the ride
Riding program
  • with horses for rent
  • Guided Trail Rides
  • by the hour rides
  • All-day Rides
    Minimum age for Trail Rides:
    age 14 & up
    Riding experience:
    No restriction
    Demand on rider:
    average demands
    Big/Heavy Riders:
    max. 140 kg - 300 lbs
    Notes and supplements for the Trail Rides / Riding Program
    Age & Weight limits vary - depending on the experience of the rider & which horses are available. Normal weight limit is around 225lbs. Right now, we have only 1 horse for 300 lbs max.

    General information of the accommodation
    More information of the accommodation:
    Located in a popular tourism area; cabins, cottages & campgrounds - everywhere; & a couple hotels.
    Just type '1800hocking' in your search bar -
    it's the Tourism Center website & toll-free phone.

    Rates and contact

    Rates of the Horses for rent

    Notes to the rental costs:
    Prices per person - e.g.: $40 for 45 min (availability varies) / $50 - 1 hour / $70 1.5 hrs / $90 - 2 hrs.
    CASH ONLY - no Credit Cards.
    Rides from 1 to 4+ Hours long.
    Blue Moon Acres, LLC
    First name:
    Last name:
    + 1 (740) 380 - 6230

    You can contact us with the following languages:

    Website will answer most of your questions, e-mail (but it's not checked everyday), or call us. Reservations ONLY by phone.

    E-Mail address: Inquiry

    Company: Blue Moon Acres, LLC
    Zip/Postal Code: 43135
    Street: 19237 Keifel Road
    Country: USA -- Ohio -- Laurelville
    Phone: + 1 (740) 380 - 6230