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Jack's Drive It Yourself Buggy Ride

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great way to tour the island

my husband and i really enjoyed our buggy ride around the island. it was very relaxing! our horse... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Indianapolis, Indiana
Kids loved the horseback rides!

My 11 and 9 year olds were anxious for a horseback ride around the island but we weren’t dying to... read more

Reviewed 16 June 2018
Betsy K
Boise, Idaho
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10 Mahoney Avenue, Mackinac Island, MI 49757
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

my husband and i really enjoyed our buggy ride around the island. it was very relaxing! our horse knew his way and it was easy to “drive” the buggy. highly recommend this!

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Reviewed 16 June 2018 via mobile

My 11 and 9 year olds were anxious for a horseback ride around the island but we weren’t dying to do it with them. Jack’s provided the horses and the guide to make their dream (and ours!) come true! They were begging to do it...More

4  Thank Betsy K
Reviewed 16 August 2017

This activity is a must do while staying alone Mackinac. We rented Big Ben for 2 hours and drove around the perimeter road of the island so we could see the water and homes of people who live there year round. You don't have to...More

2  Thank CapeGirl70
Reviewed 14 July 2017 via mobile

Friendly, helpful, clean and reasonable price. Tons of fun, avoid days when raining, the horse don't like going down the hills when slippery. Overall great tome for all 12 of us.

2  Thank Jeremy W
Reviewed 13 June 2017

At first we were nervous about driving our own carriage around the island.. too many thoughts about what could go wrong. After the fact, we are extremely glad we decided to do this. The staff was very friendly and helpful. They want the guests to...More

2  Thank Rebenw
Reviewed 3 June 2017 via mobile

My wife and I took our very first drive it yourself buggy ride. We had Jerry as our horse and tour guide. He was absolutely amazing and easy to handle. We would definitely recommend this to anyone going to the island and would definitely recommend...More

1  Thank volleydad17
Reviewed 1 June 2017

This is the third time that we have rented a buggy. I know very little about horses except what comes out the back, but that didn't stop me. The horses are well trained and know where to go. We went round the south part of...More

3  Thank DuncanMc5
Reviewed 10 March 2017

We decided to take a ride around Mackinac Island in the early morning, before we left the island. I would highly recommend this for a quiet way to see the island differently. The horse I could tell was well trained and walked at a nice...More

3  Thank Investor51
Reviewed 7 October 2016

They reviewed the route to take depending on how long you wanted to stay. You don't need much experience since the horses travel the paths daily. They just need some encouragement to stay on the path you choose instead of heading home hahaha. Great staff...More

3  Thank Bethany D
Reviewed 8 July 2016

Since there are no motor vehicles on the island, your way of transportation is foot, bike or horse. Take the plunge and drive your own horse!! OMG!! So much fun!!

1  Thank georgie-2144
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