Articles Tagged 'Horseback Riding In France'

The Gift of a Trail Ride

Equestrian Travel Articles — December 20, 2017
Equitrekking contributor and competitive trail rider Stacey Stearns remembers a fateful gift that restored her confidence and inspired her lifelong love of trail riding.  By Stacey Stearns I hated trail riding when I was growing up. I always had “hot” horses, and while they honed my equitation skills, their behavior… Read more »

Horseback Riding in France - A Mother / Daughter Weekend at a Working Normandy Horse Farm - Part 1

Equestrian Travel Articles — April 26, 2011
Follow Equitrekking Producer Caroline Maffry's Adventures Horseback Riding in France in This Five Part Series on Normandy by Caroline Maffry Just a few hours from Paris by train, my teenaged daughter Alexis Mozeleski and I were met at the train station in Avranches by Annette Jouvin. We drove about 15… Read more »

Horseback Riding in France - Riding the Bay of Mont St. Michel - Part 2

Equestrian Travel Articles — April 26, 2011
Caroline and Alexis Ride the Bay by Caroline Maffry Riding the Bay of Mont St. Michel Jean-Pierre returned and loaded the trailer with a pony named Chloe, which my daughter Alexis Mozeleski was to ride, and we were off to rendez-vous with Catherine and the two horses she had left with… Read more »

Horseback Riding in France - A Foal from Haras les Pins, a Norman Stud Farm - Part 3

Equestrian Travel Articles — April 26, 2011
A Meeting with a Foal from Haras les Pins by Caroline Maffry After a fascinating and full day of riding, we returned with the two horses to the farm, as Catherine waited by the bay with Chloe for a second trip. As we approached the paddocks with the trailer, Jean-Pierre… Read more »

Great French Cuisine - A Traveler’s Culinary Tour of Northern France

Equestrian Travel Articles — April 26, 2011
Wonderful Foods from France: Paris, Marly-le-Roi, Normandy and Mont St. Michel by Caroline Maffry There are endless reasons to travel to France, from culture to history and horses. Most equestrian and travel enthusiasts like myself would love nothing more than to set out on a horseback riding vacation and travel… Read more »

Horseback Riding in France - Visiting Mont St. Michel - Part 4

Equestrian Travel Articles — April 26, 2011
Caroline and Alexis Visit Normandy's Mont St. Michel For Dinner and High Tide by Caroline Maffry Visiting Mont St. Michel In order to witness the highest tide of the year come in around the Mont that evening, our hosts, the Jouvins, insisted that we stay an extra night, allowing us… Read more »