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Uncle Buck's
Riding Stable &
Dance Barn

Dance Barn & Horseback Riding in Ohio

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Fun Horseback Riding

We run scenic, guided horseback rides through Zaleski State Forest near Lake Hope State Park. Enjoy our Coal Bucket Trail (1 hour), our Lookout Rock Trail (2 hours), and the Moonville Tunnel Trail (2.5 hours). Food and beverage, including beer and wine, are served in The Lady Buck Saloon. We also host family BBQs with live entertainment. Event and banquet facilities are available for weddings, parties, or anything you have in mind.

Wonderful Horseback Riding Experiences

Awesome business

I went for their 1 hour ride. The horses were well trained and very gentle. The guides were excellent. I lost my hat during the ride. Staff recovered it on the next ride and the owner sent it back to me. I highly recommend Uncle Buck's. I plan on returning for their 2 hour ride.

– Ga boy | Tripadvisor
Awesome Day!

Awesome day! They have the best trail ride. Our guide was fantastic! Just love her! 5 Stars!

– Sherry B/ Facebook
Wonderful Ride

Wonderful ride through Moonville Tunnel and back. Our guide, Danyel, was knowledgeable, kind, and helpful. The animals are well kept, well cared for, and well trained for an easy, enjoyable ride.

– Scott R/ Facebook
Our Tradition

We love visiting Uncle Buck's. Despite it's remote location, we always make it a point to take a ride here. No matter what your ability, they will be able to accommodate you. The path is great through the state forest and horses are very cooperative. We've never been disappointed here.

– TyleratCP | Tripadvisor
Wonderful Experience!

Wonderful experience! Highly recommend them for horse riding. Great tour guide and hospitality by the owner.

– Pete T/ Facebook
Very nice

Very nice. Love going to Uncle Bucks for almost 20 years. Took my first ride there, my daughters first there, and now my granddaughter's first ride. Trails are great for beginners, intermediate, and advanced riders. Guides are extremely knowledgeable about the horses and provide a safe experience.

– Leondra P/ Google
A great way to spend a Saturday afternoon!

My Girlfriend and I booked the Moonville Trail Ride last weekend and had a really enjoyable time. We had never rode horses before, but the staff did a great job of teaching us the basics and providing us with well tempered and experienced horses. Our guide, Meghan, was very knowledgeable and friendly.

– Sam R, Google
Amazing!

The ride was amazing, the horse was amazing, the trail was amazing. I'll definitely be back more times in the near future. Definitely recommend this place for beginners.

– Potato aholic, Google
Great!

Great BBQ brisket, beer, live music, and very nice people. And, of course, horseback rides i the great southeast Ohio woodlands

– Bruce S, Facebook
Great Guide!

Great Guide, Olivia! The horses were well behaved and it was an enjoyable ride.

Awesome!

Such an AWESOME experience!! The whole family loved it, the people in charge are great, our guide was amazing!!! Would definitely do it again!!!

– Nick F, Facebook
Thank You Guides!!!

Had an amazing trail ride today with Bonnie and Cimerron! It's been a while since riding, but the trail guides and horses put us at ease! Thank you guys!!!

– Megan S, Facebook
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