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Horse Island Day Camp

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Enjoyable and relaxing

My husband and I booked a 90 minute tour and we enjoyed it very much. My husband had only ridden... read more

Reviewed 30 July 2018
Boston, Massachusetts
via mobile
Lovely way to experience Peaks

The owner is amazing. She prefers texting to arrange a time as she is usually out and running camp... read more

Reviewed 8 July 2018
Raleigh, North Carolina
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Reviewed 30 July 2018 via mobile

My husband and I booked a 90 minute tour and we enjoyed it very much. My husband had only ridden once before and it’s been a very long time for me. Jeanne (the owner) took us on our ride (she was on foot to make...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 8 July 2018 via mobile

The owner is amazing. She prefers texting to arrange a time as she is usually out and running camp and would like a little time to make sure she has space for you. She texted us detailed directions, and it’s a very short walk from...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank vron1234
Reviewed 12 October 2017

Our family enjoyed an amazing trail ride. Riders of all levels, from those that have never been on a horse to our daughter who owned her own horse and rides daily, felt quite satisfied with our experience. It was a relaxed and easy ride along...More

Date of experience: October 2017
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Reviewed 30 August 2016

I planned a trail ride for myself and 3 friends for a girls weekend in Portland. In making our reservation I found the phone call with the owner odd, they didnt answer the phone professionally and told me to text her instead of call because...More

Date of experience: August 2016
4  Thank Becca C
Reviewed 8 May 2016

Our Peaks Island Horse Day Camp offers lots of fun for kids of all ages and our Granddaughters especially liked it.

Date of experience: August 2015
1  Thank Christopher H
Reviewed 19 May 2015

My kids have attended this camp for many summers. It is a very laid-back affair. The horses are mostly/all? rescue horses; the dogs are rescue dogs. While the kids get to go on a horseback ride daily, what they really do is learn to take...More

Date of experience: July 2014
5  Thank Patricia H
Reviewed 12 April 2015

My 16 year-old daughter was meeting her real father for the first time today. He flew in from Florida yesterday, nervous and anxious. A month ago, he had made reservations for the two of them to take a trail ride that I had suggested as...More

Date of experience: April 2015
11  Thank Kristen H
Reviewed 19 August 2014

The owner is very friendly and so is the staff. I wanted to go horse back riding for my birthday with my two kids (5 & 8) my sister and her son joined us. The stables were easy to find and when I told them...More

Date of experience: July 2014
5  Thank Pom33
Reviewed 2 August 2014

My daughter and I took a 1 hour trail ride which Jeanne led. She gave us interesting info as we went along, was very easy-going, the ride was beautiful and we learned a lot about the island. Price was reasonable too (cash/check only!). I would...More

Date of experience: July 2014
4  Thank rawfox
Reviewed 23 August 2013

During our family reunion at Peaks Island Maine in August 2013, we decided to take the kids (ages 9 to 11) horseback riding. I contacted Jeanann Alves who owns the camp to set up a ride. She was amazing! Our kids (6 of them) had...More

Date of experience: August 2013
4  Thank mary j
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