Great Bear Lodge
and private guest ranch
WELCOME TO GREAT BEAR LODGE
and VERMONT RIDING ACADEMY
Have you always wanted to learn how to horseback ride, or perhaps improve your current skills? Horseback riding is a healthy pastime that you're never too old to learn.
We can offer you and your guests an equestrian experience like no other. You choose the number of days you would like to train (minimum 3 nights) and we will provide a tranquil and relaxing setting just right to live your dream.
- Very private - Very quiet - On the countryside of Vermont. We are a family run equestrian establishment, consisting of lodge accommodations with stable yard adjacent.
Our horses are well trained and suited to the complete beginner or the more adventurous rider.
Please join Jane Lawton, host and head wrangler, for an experience of a lifetime. Upon your booking of 1 to 10 guests, you will have the lodge and entire ranch at your disposal.
Windsor County offers many wonderful sightseeing activities, including museums, historical sites, working farms, artisan craft shopping, and many other activities.
GBL offers a wonderful rustic venue that elegantly captures the best of what Vermont has to offer. Surrounded by lush perennial gardens, a forest of hardwoods with a sprinkling of tall pines that frame the most extraordinary and romantic rustic Vermont wedding venue.