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Picture Perfect Experience

Discover the scenic views, mountain trails, wildlife, and plants of the Blue Ridge Mountains with our self-guided or guided experiences. With so much to see in the region, nature lovers can get overwhelmed deciding where to go and what attractions to prioritize. By choosing our Picture Perfect Adventure Experience you will be able to make amazing memories and take in the best of the Appalachian Mountains without the fuss.  Allow us to share the beauty that surrounds us and help you, your friends and family to make new memories through our picture perfect experiences that will last a life time. 

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About Our Guided ATV Rides

At Picture Perfect Adventures, we provide a boutique customized and private adventure experience. You and your party can join us for a guided scenic, sightseeing ATV experience that offers a full-sized and shift-free sit on top Quad, that's great for beginners or experienced riders so you can drive your own while following a guide.

WHAT TO EXPECT:

Riding through a beautiful loop of terrain (scenic/not fast). Relish in the breathtaking views the trail provides all along the way, stop at  the beautiful waterfalls and lake on our private 90 acre equestrian estate and cut into a mountain pass with 2 creek crossings and then finish off your guided ride with a visit to our stables for a meet and greet of our horses. 

HOW MANY CAN RIDE AT A TIME:

There are usually up to 6-8 riders in a large group at a time on the trails to ensure that you and your group/party have a safe experience.  Larger groups can be accommodated but call an online adventure coordinator to plan larger group experiences.

 

REQUIREMENTS:

Our ATV tours require are as follows:

  • Driver’s License/State I.D./Passport

  • Signed Liability Waiver 

  • Credit Card to place a HOLD for a security hold to be released upon return of the ATV without any damages/accidents. 

 

RIDING REQUIREMENTS:

  • Participants that are under the age of 18 must be accompanied by a parent/guardian that is able to sign their waiver to ride or drive.

  • All Minors that have a Driver's Permit are able to drive their one single rider ATV. 

  • Younger children or adults not ready to handle their own vehicles are allowed on the tour but must ride with our guide in a side by side which will be billed separately at a discounted ride-along rate.

  • There is a 350 lb. weight max on the ATV. 

  • Adults who don’t want to drive, do not want to or cannot ride as a passenger with our guide will need to wait at the stables or in their vehicle for their party to complete their adventure experience. 

SAFETY:

Worried? Don’t be! Our goal is to make sure that you’re comfortable and prepared for the picture perfect experience and adventure that awaits you!  

You will receive proper protective gear and a brief “Safety and Use” tutorial prior to your ride and you will have one of our experienced guides with you along the trail.  

OTHER ITEMS TO NOTE BEFORE YOU BOOK:

 

  • Due to our insurance regulations and policies dogs are NOT allowed on the property, please leave your pets at your vacation rental, cabin or home. For their safety and that of our horses.

  • Prices are per person plus tax, plus credit or debit card processing fees 

  • Gratuity is not included to the guide which we encourage and they can only accept cash only.

  • (NO RACING) for this experience 

  • All reservations are subject to a 48 hour cancellation policy, for more please refer to our policies page for details.

  • Please note that the time reserved for your reservation is based on total “Experience Time” or blocked time for you and your party is NOT the “Exact Ride Time”.  Exact ride time varies by time it takes to complete waivers, helmet fittings, assign an atv and have a safety and how to use briefing.  

  • ATV's could be damaged prior to your ride, our team will work diligently to accommodate you and your party the best way possible for your scheduled tour.

  • Please Note* We do require a credit card at the time of booking to place a $150 refundable security deposit hold prior to your ride that is fully refundable after you return your vehicles with no damages to the stables after your adventure experience.

  • If you are looking for something different than just the 1 hour adventure experience or need to plan for a larger group, special events, or large group and minor ride-alongs we suggest you call and speak with an online adventure coordinator to better assist you and customize a riding experience package for you. 

  • Private Tours for just you and your group are available upon request and for an additional fee.

  • All rides are on a 90-acre equestrian estate, vehicles are not for rent to be taken off property. 

All reservations are subject to a 48 hour cancellation policy, for more please refer to our policies page for details.

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About Our Guided Horseback Rides

Join us for a unique boutique custom tailored horseback riding experience. Book your private guided adventure experience with us and allow our amazing trainers to customize your tour to best fit you and your groups needs while you enjoy a beautiful scenic guided ride on horseback through our beautiful Equestrian Estate in the Blue Ridge mountains. 

$85 p/adult

$65 p/child (children 14 & under)

 

A 1 Hour Horseback Riding Experience at The Falls on Carlota Estates

Recommended For Adult Riders & Families with Children 11+

For Beginners/Intermediate Riders

Please take a moment to review the following important information regarding our horseback ride experiences.​

RIDING REQUIREMENTS:​

  • 3 horses with a weight limit of 250 lbs. 

  • 1 horse with a weight limit of 150 lbs. 

  • Helmets must be worn to ride.

  • To participate on our trail rides we ask that you have the ability to understand the English language or have an interpreter if you plan to ride.

We want to make horseback riding available and accessible to everyone.
Our weight restrictions are a matter of safety in the case of the horses, you, their riders and staff.

It is also to protect the soundness, health, and longevity of the horses involved. Your safety, as well as the safety of our horses and staff is our top priority and this is why we have weight and helmet requirements.  

​We want to provide long term loving care for our horses and will not overload them.  All riders over 9+ years will be weighed at check-in.  If over weight limit, rider will not be able to ride and a $10 cancellation fee for that rider will be charged.

OTHER ITEMS TO NOTE BEFORE YOU BOOK:

  • Due to our insurance regulations and policies dogs are NOT allowed on the property.

  • Prices are per person including tax, gratuity is not included in the guide which we encourage and they can only accept cash only.

  • (Walk Only) for this experience if you are looking for something different than this we suggest you call and speak with an online adventure coordinator to better assist you and customize a riding experience that can include a horse lesson with cantering and trotting. 

  • Just your group and the guide

  • Max of 3 - 4 riders depending on weight and horse availability

  • All rides are on a private 90-acre equestrian estate.  Your actual riding adventure experience and which trail is chosen is decided by riders' experience level assessment by our trainer/guide as well as weather and the conditions of the trails.

  • All reservations are subject to a 48 hour cancellation policy, for more please refer to our policies page for details.

  • Please note that the time reserved for your reservation is based on total “Experience Time” or blocked time for you and your party is NOT the “Exact Ride Time”.  Exact ride time varies by time it takes to complete waivers, helmet fittings & mount Horses.  

All reservations are subject to a 48 hour cancellation policy, for more please refer to our policies page for details.
 

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Our Services

LEARN MORE ABOUT OUR DIFFERENT EXPERIENCES

  • Guided ATV Adventure Experience at Carlota Equestrian Estate

    Mon, Tue, Thu, Fri, Sat, Sun1 hr
    80 US dollars
  • Guided ATV Ride & Horse Photos At The Falls on Carlota Estates

    100 US dollars
  • For Adults & Families with Children 11+ For Beginners/Intermediate Rid...

    Mon, Tue, Thu, Fri, Sat, Sun45 min
    From 65 US dollars
  • For Children Only - Beginners Ages 3 - 10

    Mon, Tue, Thu, Fri, Sat, Sun45 min
    65 US dollars
  • Book Shoot & Horse with Horse Guide For Photoshoots

    1 hr
    From 125 US dollars
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