Open year round, Banner Elk Stables offers horseback riding for the entire family year round. Take a memorable high mountain trail ride in the heart of the Blue Ridge Mountains on the flanks of scenic Beech Mountain. Enjoy nature's beauty and often the wildlife that inhabit these mountains all on horseback. It's a beautiful ride anytime of the year. With our large stable of horses we're sure we have just the right horse for your riding ability, even if you have never ridden before. Reservations are required before riding at Banner Elk Stables.