Hilltop Riding Stable
Building 508, N. Range Road • (706) 791-4864
Closed shoes are required for all Equine activity
- This facility is Closed on Mondays and Tuesdays for Fall / Winter hours
- Trail day use for privately owned horses $15.00 per day, Per horses with Coggins Wednesday-Saturday 8:00-4:00
- Open riding on weekend with no reservations. First come first served. See our web site for riding times. Week day riding is with reservations. All rider need to arrive 30 to 40 minutes before ride time.
- Lakeside rides outs are on Sundays at 2:00 PM this is a 2 hour trail ride to Wilkerson pond.
- Please check our web site for our Family Fun Days discounts and dates
- Special Assistance Riding is available.
Note: Closed toe shoes are required while riding or leading horses and ponies. This facility closes for inclement weather with no notice (101F). A notice will be placed on the gates and all reservations will be called. Sponsored ID is required for military, DoD civilians and retirees. Children under 13 years must be accompanied by an adult on trail rides.
Every Sunday (first come, first served)
Two hour guided trail ride to Wilkerson Lake.
Mount up time is 1:30 p.m. Trail ride starts at 2 p.m.
Sponsored - $50 / Unsponsored-$55.
(A minimum of 5 riders required.)
Guided Trail Rides... Guided Trail Rides are available on:
Saturday 9:00 a.m., 10:30 a.m., 12 p.m., 1:30 p.m., and 3:00 p.m..
Sundays 9:00 a.m., 10:30 a.m., 12 p.m.
Sunday Lakeside ride 2:00 p.m.
Wednesday-Friday 11 a.m. with reservations 24 hours in advance
All trail rides are on a first come, first serve basis. Trail Rides go out promptly at the designated times. Arrive 30 minutes prior to the trail ride starting for sign in procedures.
|E-5 and below (including dependents & guests)||$30.00 / hour|
|E-6 and above (including dependents & guests, NAF, DoD Civilians and Retirees||$35.00 / hour|
|Unsponsored Civilians||$40.00 / hour|
|Privately owned horse trail day use||$15.00 / day (per person)|
Ponies for ages 6 & under or less than 45 lbs. w/ helium balloon
|Sponsored||$8.00 / half hour
$15.00 / hour
|Unsponsored||$9.00 / half hour
$16.00 / hour
Ponies are led by parents.
|OFF SITE PONY CIRCLES (4 Hours)||$1500.00|
|PONY RIDES AT THE FESTIVALS (5 Times around)||$7.00|
|Semi-private lesson (2 riders)||$50.00 / hour (per person)|
|Private lessons||$55.00 / hour|
Nine or more riders can take a one hour guided or self-led trail ride with reservations for $30 per person.
Pony Barn Tours Grades K - 4.
Goups of 9 or more. $8.00 per child.
Reservation are required. Call 706-791-4864.
Open to the public, ages 7-13. All camps begin at 8:00 a.m. and end at 4:30 p.m.. Drop off for camp begins at 7:00 a.m. and pickup begins at 4:30 p.m. and all children must be picked up by 5:00 p.m.
$225 Sponsored, $250 Unsponsored
General Camp Information
All reservations for horse camp must be made in person at the Hilltop Riding Stables (HTRS) office during normal business hours. All payments for camp must be made to IMWRF and received by the HTRS office no later than 1:00 p.m. on the Saturday two weeks from when the camp session you are paying for starts. Registration forms can be obtained at the HTRS office or Download a Registration Form.
Children attending Youth Horse camps should bring a swimsuit (season permitting) and a change of clothes each day. Please have all children dress properly for the weather. Children should also bring a lunch/snacks packed in a cooler. A locker will be provided for each child. We ask that children do not bring any valuables with them. Hilltop staff will not be responsible for any lost or missing items.
2014 Camp Schedule
Click here to download Daily Camp Schedule.
Hilltop Riding Stable is the perfect place for a fun-filled birthday party for children. Parties include four ponies on a carousel for one hour (ages 6 & under) or four 1-hour guided trail rides (ages 7 & up) with party setup (table clothes, 8 balloons and streamers). Ponies are for children 6 and under or 45 lbs. and over. Inside party rooms or outside playgrounds are available. The cost is $225 sponsored / $250 unsponsored. (extra horses are $23 ea. and extra ponies are $11 ea.) Reservation times are 10:00 a.m. and 2:00 p.m. Call today for more details at 706-791-4864. Party/group accommodations need to be reserved in advance.
Birthday Parties include:
|8 Balloons||Streamers of your choice|
|4 table cloths (with your choice of two colors: red, green, blue, yellow, pink, white, purple, and orange)||4 ponies for a carousel or 4 large horses for trail ride. (Note: 6 and under for ponies with a maximum weight of 45 lbs. / 7 and older for horses)
* Please note that you may rent extra horses or ponies for the lowest rate.
|Outside parties will receive an additional 8 balloons instead of streamers.|
There are 2 party rooms and 3 picnic areas (some have grills) that are available with rentals. The times are 10 a.m. - 12 p.m. or 2 p.m. - 4 p.m.
Party/Group accomodations must be reserved in advance.
Ponies are led by parents.
Hilltop Riding Stable has over 10 miles of designated riding trails for horse enthusiasts. The facility has trails for all levels of riding, from the young child to the experienced adult.
Trails include heavily wooded areas for brush riding or open trails for a relaxing experience. Riders often spot deer, raccoons, birds, and other wildlife. Come out and enjoy a wonderful day on our trails.
Sunday-Saturday 8 a.m.-4 p.m.
Parking is limited to 12 trailers per day. All trailer parking is first come first served.
Trail Riding is $15 per horse per day.
In order to ride your privately owned horse on the trails, you must:
- Provide coggins, drivers licence and proof of shots to the front office the day of trail ride prior to unloading horses.
- Review Standard Operating Procedure (SOP) download
Hilltop Riding Stable holds the right to refuse trail riding to anyone not following regulations or rules.
Unit / Large Group Rentals
|Party Room Rental (8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. and 12:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.)||$125 / 4 hours|
|Picnic Area Rental (8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. and 12:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.)||$125 / 4 hours|
|Boarding Package||$325 per month|
|TDY/Deployment Boarding Package w/ Orders Only (board plus amenities*) Trim/Bal every 6-8 weeks, daily grooming, and weekly bath.||$450 per month|
|Overnight Boarding (Horses may be brought in Sat. - Sun. from 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.) Must have Coggins, 6 months or less; Shot records: rhino, rabies, flu, west nile and easton/western. All horses will be wormed - supplied by owner. We supply hay, water, stall w/ shavings, turn in/out, and use of trails.||$40 per night|
|Hurricane Evacuation Boarding||$35 per night|
|Shaving Package (5 bags of shavings per month with quick pick)||add $50/month|
|Additional Bags of Shavings||$5 per bag|
|Hold Horse (vet)||$10|
|Hold Horse (farrier)||$10|
|Riding Permits... 12-month permit for 875 riding area for privately owned horses. Owners are required to have 6-month Coggins and updated shot record.||$25 / sponsored
Guest Pass (sponsored by permit holder): $10 / day
|Horse Trailer Rental... 4 horse, bumper pull, local area only. Government ID and $100 deposit required w/reservation.||$175 / 4 hours|
|Horse Trailer w/ Truck & Driver... local area only, reservation required.||$325 / 4 hours
plus $5.00 per mile
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Information for incoming boarders: Hilltop requires the following for incoming horses five working days before arrival. All information can be faxed to Hilltop Riding stables at (706) 791-0010. Download the Standing Operating Procedures (SOP) for Boarding Horses.
- Coggins: Six months or less Coggins
- Shot Records: Eastern/Western, Flu, Rhino, Rabies, West Nile
- Wormer: Wormer is to be given when you arrive
- Date of Arrival: Hilltop Riding Stables hours are 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m., Sun. - Sat.
Note: This is not a guarantee of stall availability or boarding acceptance.
All boarding requires approval by the Facility Manager.
Amenities (shared by all)
10 x 12 Stall; 24 Hour Access; Account Billings; Ventilated Barn; Childrens' Playground; Large Riding/Dressage Arena; Utilities, including electricity and water; Hay & Tack Storage; Wash Racks; Riding trails and open areas for riding; Pastures / Turn out areas; Riding Programs; Routine maintenance including stall repairs; Security Gate and Security Lights; Telephone Service; Tie Racks; Supplies (toilet paper, light bulbs, etc.); Refilling pasture water troughs; Rental Horses for guests; Self-help equipment including wheelbarrows, rakes and shovels during business hours; Physical plant including grass cutting, sweeping the barn, manure removal and garbage pick-up.