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Any reviews of the Horseback riding offered in St John ? We are going In April and have not seen any real positives on the standard travel sites.


Posted : March 1, 2009 5:36 pm
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Hi wessan, we're big Carolina Corral fans. Dana is very good with her guests and her horses. She does a ride up the Johnny Horn Trail that gives great down-island views. There's usually a morning and an afternoon ride. Her horses run the gamut and include a big thoroughbred (Ivan), some gentler trail horses and some ponies. She does a good job of matching riders with horses. My oldest daughter was thrilled to ride Ivan last March; he is a very big and very fast horse, but well behaved.

You can call Dana to make a reservation at 340-693-5778. She usually calls back at the end of the day.

She provides helmets, but bring at least sneakers - my daughters bring their riding boots. Her corral is down the first dirt road on the right as you pass Skinny Legs in Coral Bay going east. I usually drop my girls off and snorkel Haulover Bay while they ride.

Cheers, RickG

Posted : March 1, 2009 6:46 pm

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