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Black Horse Farms

11177 S Plowman Rd, Empire, MI 49630-9725
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Sleigh rides aren't only for Christmas.

We had a beautiful but very cold day for a 2-horse open sleigh ride complete with jingle bells. The... read more

Reviewed 14 January 2018
Shirley A
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Excellent January Adventure

A winter sleigh ride with 11 friends on the hilly compound of Black Horse Farms was' Pure... read more

Reviewed 23 January 2015
S2sailor
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S.E Michigan
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11177 S Plowman Rd, Empire, MI 49630-9725
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Reviewed 14 January 2018 via mobile

We had a beautiful but very cold day for a 2-horse open sleigh ride complete with jingle bells. The horses are gorgeous and the trail was well groomed. Part way through we stopped for hot cocoa at a warming cabin at the top of a...More

Thank Shirley A
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Reviewed 23 January 2015

A winter sleigh ride with 11 friends on the hilly compound of Black Horse Farms was' Pure Michigan'. The Percheron team was striking, decked out in polished hardware and genuine sleigh bells. Snow covered trails through wooded terrain, a midway warming house, and scenic views...More

4  Thank S2sailor
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Reviewed 18 May 2014

This is the nicest winery we visited, not to mention one that have great wine. Their Arcturis Pinot Noir is outstanding, as are several of their reds. What is impressive is the amount of thought that went into the design of the winery, and the...More

4  Thank zabriskibound
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Reviewed 29 December 2013

My husband and I booked a sleigh ride for our Christmas TC trip, and would do it again in a heartbeat. You can tell that this family takes great care of the horses, and a lot of pride in their work. It was a great...More

4  Thank KLFisher
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Reviewed 15 March 2013

I was treated by my wonderful spouse to a surprise birthday ride on a big red wooden sleigh, pulled by two beautiful horses through the snow. Tom, the owner of Black Horse Farms, greeted us on a February morning and we watched as he hitched...More

8  Thank Bob W
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