Trip Idea: Year Round Equestrian Trail Rides 

Complete trail riding experience at picturesque ranches
Year Round
Close to:
Mattawa Voyageur Country

Von Doeler's Ranch, Freedom Acres

Rutherglen ON, P0H2E0

A trail ride is one of the most relaxing ways to experience the region's trails at any time of year, no roar of an engine or aching muscles, just the sounds of hooves, the breeze in the trees, and all the other wonderful music of nature that come with this wilderness setting.

Von Doeler's: Come relish in nature's beauty as Von Doeler's Ranch takes you on a scenic trail ride to one of their many destinations which include: Talon Lake, Little Lake and Eagles Peak. The Ranch offers many different riding packages to suit everybody's needs. They will accommodate groups up to 10 people; children must be over 6 years of age.

Freedom Acres: Take a moment to appreciate the pristine landscape of our beautiful region during a lovely trot on a Freedom Acres trail ride. Groups of 6 riders maximum will be accommodated during an outing with no experience necessary. Riders must be at least 10 years of age to participate.

  • Riding Packages:
  • -1 Hour
  • -2 Hour Ride
  • -Half Day Ride: 3 to 3_ hours.
  • -Half Day Ruff n Tuff Ride: 3_ to 4 hours
  • -Lesson/Trail Combo: 30 minute lesson & 1_ trail ride; recommended for new or nervous riders.
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  • - Standard trail rides are one hour long (can be longer)
  • - Well maintained trail systems (some are private)
  • - Trails rides cross through open fields and enchanting forest and offer majestic views of the Laurentian Mountains
  • - A min riding lesson will be provided to those with less experience before heading out on the trail Special Occasion Trail Rides: (click here for more details)
  • 1) Birthday Parties: celebrate your special day with friends at Freedom Acres.
  • -Horseback games (relay races, costume games, musical mountain blocks)
  • -Groups of 10riders maximum (children should be al least 7 years of age)
  • -Mini riding lessons are provided
  • 2) Staff Parties: excellent way to have fun and build camaraderie at the same time
  • -Group of 6 riders maximum
  • -No experience necessary
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