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Esperanza Riding Company - Martha's Vineyard

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Edgartown/Vineyard Haven Road, Oak Bluffs, Martha's Vineyard, MA 02557
+1 508-939-1001
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Fabulous ride

Great ride through scenic woodland and round a very pretty lake. Our guide, Emma was excellent... read more

Reviewed 14 August 2017
London, United Kingdom
Awesome Ride!

They were great! It was a beautiful ride. The horses were very well trained and the tour was... read more

Reviewed 7 August 2017
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We offer 2-hour guided trail rides on windy moss covered trails, past a fresh water pond and by working farmland in the heart of Martha's Vineyard at 9am and 4pm daily. Our Paso Fino horses will delight you with a comfortable ride for beginners and experienced riders alike. We also offer pony rides for younger children. Group and private tours available. Advanced reservations are recommended.
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
Edgartown/Vineyard Haven Road, Oak Bluffs, Martha's Vineyard, MA 02557
+1 508-939-1001
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Reviewed 14 August 2017

Great ride through scenic woodland and round a very pretty lake. Our guide, Emma was excellent, chatty and knowledgable about the history of the area and the horses. We enjoyed trying the paso pace of the lovely horses.

Thank teacup5
Reviewed 7 August 2017

They were great! It was a beautiful ride. The horses were very well trained and the tour was beautiful. Rachel was a great guide and they were very knowledgeable.

Thank felicia h
Reviewed 28 July 2017 via mobile

A fun activity for a non-beach day. 1.5 hours of riding. $100 per person. 6 rider max to a Group. Our guide, Rachel, is so knowledgeable about the island and was great with my teens. We rode through many of the natural areas that a...More

1  Thank thelittlebird
Reviewed 27 July 2017

Three generations of my family went on a 2 hour ride, and it exceeded our expectations. The horses were gentle, and we felt safe despite being first-timers. The ride was the perfect length- the views were amazing and the entire experience was so peaceful and...More

Thank miller20172017
Reviewed 25 July 2017

We booked the Sunday morning 9 am Group Trail Ride and it ended up just myself, my girlfriend and the instructor/owner Elizabeth. We had a blast and didn't know what to expect since this was our first time ever on a horse. The horses are...More

Thank Michelle M
Reviewed 15 July 2017 via mobile

This was an excellent trail ride with Elizabeth and her beautiful Paso Fino horses. Great path - Easy ride and safe. Exploring the state Forrest was great and trying out the unique gait of the horses was fun too. Would highly recommend!

1  Thank Maria G
Reviewed 7 July 2017

I went for the morning trail ride and the sun and temperature were just right, not too hot or cold. The trail goes mostly through shaded areas in the state forest including around a secluded lake with a beautiful view. My group was only 3...More

1  Thank 808tiare
Reviewed 20 September 2016

We took a taxi out to the ranch and met up with Elizabeth. She was a wonderful guide. She has beautiful horses and we all had a great morning. Such a beautiful place. She is very informative of the island. I would highly recommend this...More

1  Thank Sadie1susy
Reviewed 19 September 2016

Great trail ride. Booking was easy. Instructions were complete. Rachel our guide was terrific. The horses were well taken care of and matched to the level of each rider. We would definitely go back again!

2  Thank Jean L
Reviewed 2 September 2016 via mobile

I went on this ride solo. Rachel the guide is terrific. She is very hands on. She gives you a quick to the point refresher on how to ride , posture, how to control the horse. The ride goes through some beautiful areas the horses...More

1  Thank Kathy F
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Steven B
8 July 2015|
Response from thelittlebird |
Weather: Nobody likes to ride in the rain, including us! If we are forecasted to get or are actually experiencing less then desirable riding weather, please don’t assume that we are cancelling the ride. Your guide will be... More