Horse Riding & Llama Trekking Guides

These professional outfitters and guides make it easy to try out new forest adventures. All the outfitter/guides listed here hold a Forest Service permit to operate on national forest land. Permits are issued for recreation uses that serve the public, promote health and safety, and protect the environment.

This is a complete list of all providers offering horse riding and llama trekking services. If you hold a permit with the National Forests in North Carolina and would like your business included, contact us with your information and we can add your company. Also, we try our best to keep this list updated, but if information has changed or you hit a dead link, please let us know.    Send your comments to   To ensure a quick response, please be sure to include the word "Information" in the subject line of your e-mail.    




Pisgah Forest Stables

289 Pisgah Drive, Brevard, NC 28712


Horse riding & horse camping

Pisgah District, Pisgah NF

Shiloh Stables

PO Box 125, Hayesville, NC  28904


Horse riding

Tusquitee RD

Chunky Gal Stables

10981 Hwy 64E, Hayesville,NC  28904


Horse riding

1,2,4 hour trail rides in National Forests

Tusquitee RD

System Wide Solutions

POB 11391, Columbia, SC  29211-1391


Horse riding

Pisgah RD

Lonesome Dove Stables

Box 96, Topton, NC 28781


Horse riding

1 to 4 hour rides through the national forest with many great views of the mountains.

Cheoah District, Nantahala NF

English Mtn Llama Trek

767 Little Creek Rd, Hot Springs, 28743


Llama trekking, both single & multi-day treks

Appalachian /Hot Springs  RD

Smoky Mtn Llama Treks

1839 Creek Hollow Way

Sevierville, TN  37876

Llama trekking; full-day gourmet lunch treks, and overnight adventures.

Pisgah RD


God's Country Outfitters


Camping, backpacking, mountain biking, kayaking and canoeing, horseback riding

Uwharrie RD

Uwharrie Stables

4084 Highway 109 North
Troy, North Carolina 27371


Horse riding 
Trail rides in the Uwharrie National Forest.
Uwharrie RD