Outback Lodge & Equestrian Center

Trail Ride Leaving the Ranch

Trail Ride Leaving the Ranch

Guided trail rides provide year around fun for riders of all ages. Horses short, fat, skinny, tall.... you are going to love them all. You may bring your own horses too.


Working horse ranch bed and breakfast with timberland horseback riding, wagon and and fat little pony rides and riding lessons. Therapeutic riding, petting animals and many ranch activities are available. Our ranch offers 2000 acres with timberland to ride, walk and enjoy. Participate in ranch chores or just relax. Lakes and rivers allow swimming, canoeing, tubing, fishing and water sports. Nearby are St. Ives and Tullymore golf and 8 more courses plus Soaring Eagle Casino, Amish and country shops and fruit stands. Enjoy a self-guided tour of Amish or farm country and enjoy the Michigan backroads. See one of the biggest cattle or sheep ranches in Michigan or a real castle. Airplane rides or canoe trips can also be taken. A fun place for the whole family. Pets are allowed in the cabin. You may BYO horse or use one of ours for a guided trail ride. Rent a cabin or one of 6 rooms in the ranch-house for a night or a week. A big ranch breakfast is included in each overnight stay.

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Contact Information


12600 Buchanan

Stanwood, MI 49346

Driving Directions

Reservations: (231) 972-7255

Phone: (231) 972-7255


Location of Outback Lodge & Equestrian Center

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CLOUDY, humidity 97%, barometer 30.13,
wind 4 mph NNW
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