Clinics, Shows and other Equestrian Events

Biltmore hosts several popular equestrian events throughout the year, including day camps, clinics, lectures, and rides. For more information or to register for these events, please contact [email protected].

Year Round

Ride Biltmore Program

Enjoy more than 80 miles of well-marked estate trails with your horse. Limited primitive camping and access to our rental paddocks are both available for additional fees. Call Tuesday – Saturday, 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. to make arrangements. $30 per rider.

September 24 & 25, 2021

Biltmore Fall Endurance Ride to Benefit Hope for Horses

Participation in this annual endurance event supports Hope for Horses, whose vision is “for all horses to live out their lives with dignity in safe and enriching homes.”

October 9 & 10, 2021

French Broad Classic NATRC Competitive Trail Ride

The NATRC sanctions long distance competitive trail rides and clinics promoting safety, sportsmanship, education, and trail horse care through qualified evaluation of horse and rider by veterinary and horsemanship judges, in a fun, responsible, family-friendly environment.

October 16 & 17, 2021

Biltmore Equestrian Center Working Equitation Show

Two USA Working Equitation B-rated one-day shows, sanctioned with USA Working Equitation. Jill Baron, Judge.

October 18-22, 2021

Jesse Peters “Excelling with Happy Horses and Trail Riding” Clinic

Jesse Peters, Master Instructor with Linda Parelli’s Happy Horse Happy Life program, guides you through horsemanship skills during this five-day clinic.

October 23, 2021

WNC Hunter Schooling Circuit Show

Join us for a show circuit provided by equestrians for equestrians where safety and fun are top priority.