Go Hiking With Icelandic Horses In Vermont For An Adventure Unlike Any Other

Have you ever wanted to explore the wilds of Vermont on the back of a sturdy steed? If so, this is your chance. One special farm in the Mad River Valley specializes in countryside hikes that involve both walking and riding, and they’re perfect for expert or beginner riders. Here’s what you need to know about horseback riding in Vermont at this Icelandic Horse Farm.

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You can visit the Vermont Icelandic Horse Farm website for more information about booking and current rates. What other unique things to do in Vermont have you done recently? Let us know below in the comments section.

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Address: N Fayston Rd, Moretown, VT 05660, USA
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January 08, 2021

What are the best little known attractions in Vermont?

We are all well acquainted with many of the main attractions in Vermont, like our state parks, popular swimming holes, and mountain hikes, but perhaps few know about these equally interesting little-known attractions in Vermont: 1) Mount Independence in Orwell. Visit this place to learn more about Vermont history and see a beautiful old Vermont town. 2) Norman Rockwell Exhibit in Arlington. Stop by this little roadside attraction and learn about the famous modern painter who lived in Vermont. 3) The Chapel at the von Trapp Family Lodge. This quaint chapel is located on one of the walking paths at the gorgeous Trapp Family Lodge in Stowe.

What is the most scenic town in Vermont?

Answering this question is really challenging, for there are just so many scenic towns in Vermont. Attempting to answer this question will assuredly lead to disappointing some while gratifying others. But with that being said, here are the five most scenic towns in Vermont: 1. Manchester; 2. Woodstock; 3. Grafton; 4. Stowe; 5. Shelburne. Of course, there are many other scenic and worthy towns to visit. If you are still interested in finding more picturesque towns in Vermont, check out the 17 most picturesque towns in Vermont.

What are the most beautiful hikes in Vermont?

One of the most scenic hikes in Vermont is the hike up Mt. Mansfield, which provides some of the most spectacular views in our state. If you are interested in hiking Mt. Mansfield, we highly recommend taking the Sunset Ridge Trail; the trail is easily accessible from Underhill State Park and is well marked. Some other beautiful hikes in Vermont are 1. Mount Pisgah Trail, 2. Camel’s Hump Trail, and 3. Lye Brook Falls Trail. Happy hiking!

Address: N Fayston Rd, Moretown, VT 05660, USA