• People riding horses in the woods.
  • Picture of a horse at the stables

The Stables at French Lick Resort

 

Nestled behind West Baden Springs Hotel, The Stables at French Lick Resort is open daily 9am-4pm and is home to 27 horses who have each been carefully selected and trained by our stables manager for a minimum of two years. Among them are trail horses for the eight miles of scenic horseback riding trails, the resort’s two carriage horses and ponies that provide rides for the little ones. The Stables also features a gift shop with western-style items and souvenirs. Please call (812) 936-5546 to reserve your stables experience.

 

Please note that overnight guests of the French Lick Resort have the exclusive opportunity to reserve activities at The Stables. Guests without room reservations may call up to 14 days in advance to reserve an activity.

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To maximize your Stables experience, we offer these suggestions and guidelines:

  • Please book your stables reservation prior to arrival.
  • Please arrive 15 minutes prior to your scheduled activities.
  • Late arrivals may experience a reduction in riding time so we can serve all guests in a timely manner.
  • Please make all cancelations at least 24 hours prior to your reservation. Cancelation charges may apply.
  • Silence all electronic devices before your trail ride.
  • Selfie sticks are not permitted on trail ride.
  • All prices and services are subject to change.

Horse Sense

Horse at the stables

Monday - Thursday

April 3 through August 17 • 1pm
The Stables at French Lick Resort • $85
Reservations required. Please call: (812) 936-5546

 

Saddle up for an equine education! Meet at The Stables to join a guide for a 30-minute class about horses, including a meet-and-greet with a horse and background about grooming and daily care for the animals. Once you know what it takes, put it to the test with a 45-minute trail ride on your horse.

 

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Children must be 8 years of age to ride horses on trail rides.
The Horse Sense class is hands-on experience; to maximize guest interaction, we will limit each class to six people.

 

Management reserves the right to cancel or modify all promotions and events without notice.

Picture with Pepsi

Mini Horse

Fridays in May • 10am - 4pm
The Stables at French Lick Resort Pavilion
Complimentary

 

Come and get a close-up with our mane man! “Pepsi” is a full-grown miniature horse who is our mascot at The Stables, and you can meet him and snap a photo. Bring your own camera and take your own pictures with Pepsi free of charge. He is known for his friendliness and loves attention, so stop by and say hello!

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Management reserves the right to cancel or modify all promotions and events without notice. 

Stables Tours

Stables

Daily • 11am - 3pm
The Stables at French Lick Resort • $5
Reservations required: (812) 936-5546

 

For a firsthand glimpse of what life is like in our Stables, we’ll show you the ropes. Stop by The Stables and meet some of our 27 horses, learn about the operations and have any of your questions answered by our Stables staff. Saddle up for a look behind the scenes!

 

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Management reserves the right to cancel or modify all promotions and events without notice.