& Educational Equine Sanctuary

       The Whole Horse Experience 

Your Maine Source For ~Carriage Rides~Trail Rides~Lessons~Equine Education~Rescue 

Here Are Just A Few Of The Services The Whole Horse Experience Offers. Ask Us About Military Discounts And Additional Services-Including Short Term Vacation Boarding & Quarantine

Nothing like a relaxing carriage ride.

Special Occasion Carriage and Horseback Rides

Are you planning a story book wedding? Have you dreamed of arriving at the altar in a beautiful white carriage pulled by a gentle, stunning horse? Let us make your fairytale vision a reality! We also offer carriage rides and rides astride a horse for your grand entrance to all types of parties and events including prom, birthdays and anniversaries. Our vis a vis carriage seats 4 people comfortably. We are thrilled to match our horses and our own attire with your special occasion theme or color scheme.

Special occasion packages start at a suggested donation of just $300.00 Let us help make your special day amazing!

Wide open spaces!

Trail Rides

Looking for something to do while your visiting on vacation in the area?  Love nature and looking for a new avenue to enjoy it, from a whole new angle? How about a trail ride with The Whole Horse Experience through the beautiful woods of western Maine. The whole family will enjoy the safe, friendly horses and the outstanding scenery. Trail rides are by reservation and prices start at just $40hr per person. Rides can be tailored to each group for every riding level, in either english or western tack. Rides last from 60min. to 2 hours and are available year  round for groups  at our location of 1 to 7 people. Trail rides are available for riders 8+ years old. Private pony rides are available for younger riders.  

Beach Rides also available late fall through early spring!!

Little horses are people too.

Horsemanship, Lessons and Therapeutic Experiences

45 and 60 minute lessons in general riding and horsemanship are available by appointment. We also offer 3 hour Intro. to Horses mini clinics for individuals and small groups. Our focus is building a partnership with the horse in a calm supportive setting.  If your eventual goal is to compete, trail ride or just feel confident around horses we cant wait to help you meet your goals. These animals are so healing and therapeutic. See what they can offer you, and teach you about yourself. Private sessions are available by appointment. Suggested donation starts at $30.00 per session per person