Horseback riding feels like something you'd do on vacation in a movie. Add it to your bucket list for your next visit to Fayetteville and live out your dreams! Whether you're a seasoned equestrian or sitting in the saddle for the first time, you'll find a great spot to ride horseback in Fayetteville. Check out these popular spots to saddle up and explore the beautiful Ozark Mountain trails in a whole new way.

Flying Q Farms

Guided trail rides are back! Join the hundreds of clients Flying Q Farms has already helped to realize their dreams of horseback riding. Their experienced guides always work hard to create an enjoyable riding experience, ensuring everything goes as smoothly and stress-free as possible. They stop and visit occasionally and point out some of the unique features of Lake Sequoyah Park. Sign up for a guided trail ride here!

BONUS: Learn more about Flying Q Farms Horseback Riding lessons by visiting their website or by calling Kimberly at 479-799-6818.

201 S Lake Sequoyah Spur.
Fayetteville, AR 72701

Parkerman Stables

Parkerman Stables is the premier destination to learn how to ride a horse in Fayetteville. They offer a plethora of programs & activities, ranging from horseback riding lessons, birthday pony parties, home school groups, horseback riding camps, therapeutic horsemanship, and more!

Parkerman’s is dedicated to providing riding lessons that offer fun, recreation, teach the skill of riding, and more importantly great life lessons such as confidence, compassion, patience and responsibility. For young people and adults being involved in riding horses is unlike any other activity or sport. They emphasize a solid foundation of basics, sportsmanship, teamwork, positive attitude, and responsibility.

3100 Oakland Zion Rd.
Fayetteville, AR 72703


Looking for a fun place to introduce your family to horses? Equest is a horseback riding school and training company that operates out of a state-of-the-art facility located in Fayetteville, Arkansas. Equest’s goal is to create responsible, respectful, happy, and safe riders on healthy horses. Students over the age of 6 are welcome! Learn more on their Facebook page or call to make an appointment at (501) 786-4477.

1501 N Starr Dr.
Fayetteville, AR 72701

Always August Farm

Always August Farm sits on 23.6 acres on Habberton Rd., only 7 miles from downtown Fayetteville and the U of A. August understands the importance of good footing and the space needed to keep horses in top-form and well-conditioned for events!

On-site riding and horsemanship lessons. Christy Zweig Niehues takes on a limited number of horses for training. They have school horses suitable for beginners through competitive riders in multiple disciplines. Learn more here!

530 Habberton Rd.
Fayetteville, AR 72703

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