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Blanche Manor Horseback Riding

Outdoor Adventures, Horseback Riding and Equestrian Trails
Our trails are beautiful anytime of the year! – peggy blanche

We offer one- to two-hour trail riding adventures through the Blue Ridge Mountains astride smooth going Tennessee walking horses. Our shady wooded trails offer with stream crossings and mountain views. Our professional and competent staff will safely lead you on a horseback adventure you will remember for a lifetime!

We also offer cowboy game competitions complete with a belt buckle for the winner of each session! This is a great activity for very advanced or beginner riders alike. If you would like to join us for an overnight stay, we can lodge you in one of our mountain view yurts. They are an affordable, eco-friendly way to enjoy our beautiful ranch.

Sorry, we do not accept riders with their own horses to use our trails.

Eco-Friendly Notes

Travel does not get much more eco-friendly than by horse! The conservation of our forest and trails is of paramount importance to us for the well being of the land and the animals that inhabit it.

How to Get There

PLEASE DO NOT USE INTERNET MAPPING SERVICES They are not accurate at the current time. Instead, please use our directions below.

From Atlanta Area:Take I-75 North to I-575 North. I-575 turns into 515 North around Canton. Continue North on 515 into Blue Ridge, GA. Then turn left onto Highway 5 North at the McDonalds in Blue Ridge. Go 10.2 miles. Turn left at first stoplight, Tennessee Avenue. Go 3.2 miles (this turns into Mobile road). Turn right on Bethel Church Road, go 0.4 miles. Turn left onto Mount Harmony Church Road, go 1 mile. Turn right onto Deal Hollow. Go 0.2 miles. Turn left at Blanche mailbox and follow signs to barn.

From Chattanooga, TN or Murphy, NC:From the intersection of Hwy 64 and Hwy 68 in Ducktown head south on Highway 68 for 2 miles. Turn right onto Grassey Creek Road and travel 1 mile to Deal Road. Go 1 mile and turn right onto Mount Harmony Road. Go 1 more mile and turn right onto Deal Hollow Road. Turn left at Blanche mailbox and follow signs to barn.

Parking and Horse Unloading Facilities

We have adequate parking for our visitors in front of our office.

Pet Friendly Notes

Please do not bring your dogs. We have livestock guardian dogs on premsis.

Trail Distance

5-10 miles

Trail Rules and Restrictions

We offer guided rides to riders six years of age and older and riders up to 240 ponds for our 1.25-hour ride, and 220 pounds for our 1.5- and 2-hour rides.

Trail Water and Watering Holes

We have several streams that we cross along our trails.

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