Activities in the Area near Gracewood Farm

When you visit Gracewood Farm for a multiple day SmoothRide4u horsemanship lesson program or Farm Special Event, check out these activities and places that may interest you when you have extra time are in the area.

Raleigh, North Carolina's capital city is 30+ minutes away, and has many state museums (Natural Science, Art, History are the some of the favorites to see).

Usually every weekend at the Hunt Horse Complex, in Raleigh, is an equine event or horse show. It is located at the NC State Fairgrounds, where there are also weekend events in addition to a very large Flea Market.

The natural animal settings at the North Carolina Zoo is always an adventure and exciting to see all the zoo animals (1+ hour west in Asheboro, NC).

You can watch the skies and stars at the Morehead Planetarium and Science Center on the UNC campus; UNC-Chapel Hill is 30+ minutes away.

Duke University in Durham is 45 minutes north of Gracewood Farm.

N.C. State University in Raleigh is 35+ minutes distance away.

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Experience the smoothest ride with Gracewood's Paso Fino horses. Schedule a visit for a test ride, plan for a horsemanship riding lesson or simply come meet the horses. We are located in central North Carolina near Raleigh. Call 919.961-0675 or email us.

Paso Fino mare at Gracewood Farm
paso fino youth rider
paso fino riding student at gracewood farm