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Fjord Horse Experience: Two-Hour Pleasure Driving

Thu, Aug 1, 2019 - Thu, Sep 26, 2019

Program Overview

Enjoy a two-hour experience with Norwegian Fjord Horses, a unique breed of gentle horses, while learning the basics of pleasure driving a horse and cart. Selectively bred for more than 20 centuries, Norwegian Fjord Horses might best be described as short and stocky, friendly and versatile. Whether pulling boats along Scandinavia’s fjords, working in farm fields, or pulling a cart to market, fjord horses were important partners for generations of farmers. Lessons begin in an outdoor arena and progress to beautiful trails through the quiet woods above Grand Marais. This experience is open to all, including those who would prefer simply to relax and take a pleasure drive with a team of fjord horses driven by the instructor.

Instructor: Philis Anderson
Date: Available Tuesdays and Thursdays, Aug 1 - Sep 26
Time: 10am - 12pm or 2 - 4pm
Cost: $75 (one additional passenger: $25)

Bookings must be made at least one week in advance of the desired session.


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Billing & Cancellations

A credit card is required at the time of booking, but it will not be charged until the day of your excursion. In the event that you need to cancel, please call us at 218-387-9762. If you are cancelling at least 48 hours before your trip, you will not be charged. Cancellations within 48 hours of the trip or no-shows will be charged the full amount.