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Happy Trails Walking Horses

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Fernandina Beach, Amelia Island, FL 32035
+1 904-557-3126
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Great morning horseback ride on the beach!

We had a great experience with this tour. Chris was our guide and provided a relaxed enjoyable... read more

Reviewed 13 August 2017
Ed C
Eustis, Florida
Happy Trails Walking Horses - Excellent experience!

I've been riding horses since I was 4 yrs old, but my nieces (8 and 15 yo) have zero-to-minimal... read more

Reviewed 23 July 2017
Ashley M
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Fernandina Beach, Amelia Island, FL 32035
+1 904-557-3126
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Reviewed 13 August 2017

We had a great experience with this tour. Chris was our guide and provided a relaxed enjoyable experience. The horses are very nice and easy for beginners. Highly recommend!

Thank Ed C
Reviewed 23 July 2017

I've been riding horses since I was 4 yrs old, but my nieces (8 and 15 yo) have zero-to-minimal experience. No matter your experience level, this is one of the most fun activities I've experienced in my home town in FL! Our guide Nikki was...More

Thank Ashley M
Reviewed 4 June 2017

This was a family favorite-2 adults and 3 kids, ages 10, 15, and 18. We had a very good time riding on the beach, for about an hour. Horses are gentle and responsive, staff was cool and helpful. Riding a horse on the beach-bucket list...More

Thank mcibdb2011
Reviewed 29 April 2017

My husband and I rode horses this morning with Brandi from Happy Trails. We had a great time. We were able to walk the horses in the water about up to their fetlocks or knees. Nothing deep as you dont want to get the saddle...More

Thank kristinahensley559
Reviewed 25 April 2017

Whenever we go on vacation, I like to find a place to go horseback riding. This time was different. I only went to Amelia Island in Florida to ride a Tennessee Walker on the beach. So how did I pick Happy Trails Walking Horses? Well,...More

1  Thank Stephen G
Reviewed 20 April 2017

Excellent! The staff was very friendly, informative, and catered to each riders experience level. My six year old nephew loved it! We would recommend them 100%!

Thank hillarysf2002
Reviewed 18 April 2017 via mobile

Went on a family vacation in April. My daughter was turning 21 and wanted to ride horses on the beach. We had a wonderful time. The owners are very nice. We got started on time and loved the 10 o'clock slot because we still had...More

Thank Suzanne P
Reviewed 17 April 2017

I read ONLY the positive reviews and booked the 4pm tour :( Please save your money for a beach tour with another company. Read the responses of the owner to other reviewers that have had very valid issues and you'd quickly realize that there will...More

5  Thank Maame P O
Stan P, Owner at Happy Trails Walking Horses, responded to this reviewResponded 18 April 2017

We do have a new guide who is soft spoken and I am working on getting her to speak more loudly and not rush through the lesson, but to be careful to teach all of the details. She is working on that. She also sometimes...More

Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

Just got back from the ride, guides were Brandy and Chris, and were very nice. Bought this ride for my girlfriend for her birthday, and neither of us had been on horses. They asked our experience and matched us with horses that fit our novice...More

Thank Tobyr88
Stan P, Owner at Happy Trails Walking Horses, responded to this reviewResponded 18 April 2017


Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

Our family enjoyed the morning beach ride. My teenage daughter got to gallop down the beach, fulfilling one of her dreams. Dad and I were good with sauntering along the shore line. Horses appeared well cared for and were mostly cooperative. Guides were friendly and...More

Thank MistWolf
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20 August 2016|
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Response from CarlosR58free | Reviewed this property |
Exactly what Kasey L said. But I would add to get the 8am ride so you get fresh horses. that's 'cause they have an 8, 9 and 10 am rides and they use the same horses.

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