2227 State Rte 22A
Hampton, NY 12837

Call for reservations:
(518) 282 9648


Explore Our Region

What is there to do in upstate New York and central Vermont, near the Panorama Motel? Plenty. Here we’ll explore food, fun attractions, indoor and outdoor activities for all weather. The Panorama is a family-friendly hotel and we want you to discover many popular attractions and local landmarks to make your visit as busy… or as relaxing… as you want it to be.

Whether you’re wondering what to do and what to eat in Hampton, Granville, and Whitehall, NY, Poultney, Fair Haven, and Rutland, VT, or what to do in Lake George NY, Killington VT, and other day trips from the Green Mountains region—in these pages we’ll try to help you plan your vacation!

Things To DO: Horseback Riding for the Whole Family

Horseback riding - fun for the whole family!
Visiting the Panorama Motel, nestled at the intersection of the beautiful Adirondack region of New York and Green Mountains of Vermont, means having access to a variety of outdoor activities, including horseback riding. Whether you’re a seasoned equestrian or a beginner looking to try something new, there are plenty of options for horseback riding near the Panorama.

One popular option for horseback riding in the area is Saddle Up Stables. Located just a short drive away in Lake George, this company offers a variety of rides for all skill levels—from their Scenic Trail Ride, to hand-guided pony rides for your little ones—and hand-guided horse rides, for new riders of all ages! Horseback riding is a timeless and exhilarating outdoor activity that allows riders to connect with nature and experience the beauty of the countryside from a unique perspective. When the weather warms up, give Saddle Up Stables a try.

Saddle Up Stables
3513 Lake Shore Drive
Lake George, NY 12845
(518) 668 4801

For those looking for an immersive horseback riding experience, Pond Hill Ranch in nearby Castleton, VT is a great option. This working ranch offers trail rides, lessons, and equestrian activities for riders of all ages and skill levels. Whether you’re a beginner looking to learn the basics of horseback riding or an experienced rider seeking a challenge, Pond Hill Ranch provides a welcoming and supportive environment to hone your skills and bond with these majestic animals.

Pond Hill Ranch
1683 Pond Hill Ranch Road
Castleton, VT 05735
(802) 468 2449

If you prefer a more personalized horseback riding experience, consider booking a trail ride, lesson, or even a birthday party with Chipman Stables, in Danby, Vermont, not far from the Poultney VT/ Hampton NY line where the Panorama is located. They offer customizable riding experiences tailored to your preferences, whether you’re interested in a leisurely ride through the countryside—or even a hay ride or sleigh ride in-season!

Chipman Stables
33 Danby-Pawlet Road
Danby, VT 05739
(802) 293 5242

What a fantastic opportunity to disconnect from the hustle and bustle of daily life, connect with nature, and create lasting memories! Book a stay at the Panorama Motel, and choose your horseback adventure from here.

No matter your skill level or experience, there are plenty of options for horseback riding near Hampton and the Panorama. Whether you’re looking for a leisurely trail ride through the Adirondacks or a more structured riding lesson, you’re sure to find the perfect option for you. So saddle up, feel the wind in your hair, and embark on a horseback riding adventure in the scenic upstate New York and central Vermont countryside.

Call early to book your next visit to the Panorama Motel in Hampton, New York: (518) 282 9648. We fill up fast!

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