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Sandy Bottom Trail Rides

#2 of 12 things to do in Marshall Features Animals
1459 Caney Fork Rd, Marshall, NC 28753-5476
+1 828-649-3464
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"If they can load ya', they can haul ya'"

This is THE place for family, friends, couples or anyone to enjoy a day in the hills! The horses... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
West End, North Carolina
via mobile
Fun getaway in the mountains of Madison County~

I live in the Asheville area and visit Sandy Bottom a couple times a year. Great value, service and... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Lori H
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1459 Caney Fork Rd, Marshall, NC 28753-5476
+1 828-649-3464
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is THE place for family, friends, couples or anyone to enjoy a day in the hills! The horses are very well trained, the equipment is well maintained and our guide, Bruce was quite knowledgeable and friendly. We did the 2 hour ride and enjoyed...More

Thank AussieRV
Reviewed 1 week ago

I live in the Asheville area and visit Sandy Bottom a couple times a year. Great value, service and adventure every time. Staff is courteous and attentive, making sure the riders have a good experience regardless of ability. Beautiful pastures surrounded by mountain views on...More

Thank Lori H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited sandy bottom trails & participated in the 3 hour trek that included gem prospecting. The trail took us through stunning scenery. We saw several deer run past us. The horses were very well behaved except the occasional unscheduled stop to eat. Ben was...More

Thank Julessheldrake
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My daughter and I went on the 3 hour ride with visit to the gem mine. First off, we were camping and drove our motorhome to the stable. We were greeted by the sweetest doggie ever- Peanut- she came right up to my motorhome and...More

Thank angela_bowling
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Awesome ride. If you want to go horseback riding in the mountains, this is the place. Bruce our guide was great, very laid back. The trails and property was beautiful. The horses are very well taken care of. We will be back!!!

Thank Frank R
Reviewed 18 April 2017

My husband and I took our 2 teenage daughters. We did the 2hr ride with the stop at the mine, which was pretty cool. I don't think you will find much in gem stones, but it was a neat little cave. Our guide was awesome...More

Thank kdelacruz730
Reviewed 17 April 2017

The price was fantastic, we went up and around a hill with very pretty views. Overall a pretty typical trail ride but a nice way to break up a vacation.

Thank FairFlock
Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

My wife and I take a trail ride every year on our anniversary . This year we chose Asheville nc for our destination . We drove 40 minutes from Asheville to reach our destination . Our trail guide Orin was a real cowboy from Montana...More

Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

Thank you so much for allowing us to ride your beautiful horses! The entire family, including my 2 girls who are 2 and 8 years old absolutely had a blast !!!! I was nervous about riding but the guide behind me assured me that I...More

1  Thank dramos521
Reviewed 13 April 2017

While the group was a little larger (about 12) than I would have liked, this 2 hour trial ride was superb. The views around the mountains were spectacular. The trails were well-maintained and our guides were well-mannered and eager to be of help. "Turbo" was...More

Thank Need4relaxation
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Lynn K
Tell me about the spa please.
12 May 2015|
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Response from Kris G | Reviewed this property |
I don't know about the spa either. From the looks of the horseback riding facilities and farm, I'd be surprised there was a spa in anyway affiliated with the Trail Rides business.