Horse Friendly
Equine Tourism

In a horse town, there are plenty of merchants, large and small, that appreciate the business of horse people.  We have businesses that even offer special incentives to horse people and visiting competitors.  Below you will find a list of lodgings and restaurants that say:

"Boots and Breeches Always Welcome!"

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Saluda Mountain Lodge
Spectacular views, renovated rooms. 16.2 miles from FENCE, 7.6  miles from Harmon Field.
I-26 @ exit 59 1793 Holberts Cove Rd, Saluda, NC 828-749-4951

1906 Pine Crest Inn
The epi-center of Tryon's historic equestrian beginnings, the Pine Crest Inn has been hosting equestrian visitors for nearly 75 years.  Atuned to the needs of horse show folks, the Pine Crest offers Horseman's rate. 4.8 miles from FENCE,  1.8 miles from Harmon Field, 14 mi to TIEC
85 Pine Crest Lane, Tryon.

Butterfly Creek Inn Tryon
Creekside charm, spa services or simple accommodations;  closest inn lodging to TIEC.
6.2 mi FENCE, 7.5 mi Harmon Field, 7mi to TIEC
780 Smith Dairy Rd, Columbus 828-894-6393

Orchard Inn
A beautiful mountain retreat, with an exquisite dining room menu, features 9 guests rooms & 5 cottages with fireplaces, whirlpool baths and private decks. Historic inn. 13.5 miles from FENCE, 6.5 miles from Harmon Field, 18 mi to TIEC
100 Orchard Inn Lane (off Hwy 176), Saluda, NC 828-749-5471 

Red Horse Inn
Located south of Landrum,  picturesque inn rooms and individual cottages. Ask for Horsemen's rate.  12.1  mi from FENCE,  13.7 mi from Harmon Field, 18 mi to TIEC.  Special ammenities for horse show competitors. Limited pet friendly accommodations.
45 Winstons Chase Court, Landrum, SC
864 909 1575

Stable House Inn at TIEC

Private Guest Houses,  Barn Apts, Cabins

Adawehi B&B
Gorgeous rooms on our 125-ac campus. Features beautiful walking trails, immaculate rooms. Walking distance to CT work room and gourmet/natural foods market. Wellness classes available and appointments with holistic healing practitioners can be scheduled.
6.8 mi to FENCE, 6.5 mi to Harmon Field, 9.4 mi to TIEC
134 Adawehi Lane, Columbus, NC 28722 • 828-894-5260 •  WEBSITE

Barking Fox Farm Guesthouses
In the middle of a 43 acre Virginia style horse farm are two romantic cottages. Dogs are always welcome free of charge. Located near F.E.N.C.E  Barbara Stephens 864-457-7300   EMAIL    WEBSITE

Cottage at Pirates Cove
In Columbus, pet friendly cottage with full amenities-one bedroom, living room with full size sleeper sofa, fully equipped kitchen, washer/dryer, TV, wood burning stone fireplace, and deck overlooking the woods. 3 mi. to  FENCE, 5.4 mi. to Harmon Field, 10 mil to TIEC 
828-894-9309  631-223-6866

Cross Creek Equine Bed & Breakfast
Beautiful farm with available rooms and stalls. 6.2 mi from FENCE, 12.4 mi to Harmon Field, 6 mi to TIEC 828-817-5353

FENCE Apartments
Basic, no frills accommodations at the FENCE House. Recently renovated. The Hill View Apt. is tucked  under the gabled roof & sleeps four. The Whitetail Lodge Apt. offers a great view of the cross country course, a pool table; sleeps 7 comfortably. Both feature a full kitchen & bath; pet friendly. 
FENCE, 828-859-9021

Lambsfold Cabin
Cabin in Green Creek on private farm. 11 mi to FENCE, 18 mi to Harmon Field, 8 mi to TIEC.
Barbara Rowe 828-863-4253

Lodge at Rock Springs
Recently constructed and uniquely beautiful, 6,000 sq ft 2-story home situated on 190-acre private farm. Secluded site offers privacy with stunning mountain views. 5 BR/4.5 BA, large kitchen, sleeps 12. Parking for trailers is available. 8 mi to TIEC, 17 mi to FENCE. Alison Jordan 805-637-4583

Mill Hill Farm Log Home
Beautifully appointed log home on 5 ac farm available for short term rentals.3 BR/2.5 BA, sleeps 8. 
10 mi to FENCE, 10 mi to Harmon Field, 8 mi to TIEC
Andrea Stoll  561-707-0979 or book online at

Reynard's Retreat
Hunting Country cozy cabin. Sleeps 2., Cozy loft , Romantic gas fireplace,full amenities. Fully-equipped kitchen 
2 mi. from FENCE.  8 mi from Harmon Field. Hunting Country Cabin Rental, LLC (Reynard’s Retreat)
5970 Hunting Country Rd.
Tryon, NC 28782  (828) 471-STAY (7829)
Email     Website

Rosewood Chalet
Four beautifully furnished bedrooms with queen, full, and single beds. Well-equipped kitchen plus a wooden deck with picnic table/ grill. 6.7 miles from FENCE, 8 miles from Harmon Field    
2840 Landrum Rd  Columbus, NC 28722 
 Email: 941-371-1333

Woodlands Townhouse Apartments
Fully furnished 2BD/1.5BA apartments. 1 Qn bed, 1 Full Bed & Sleep Sofa, W/D, satellite TV and WIFI. Short term or extended stays. Reasonable rates. Extended stay discounts. 10 min. to TIEC & Green Creek. 30 min. to FENCE, Landrum, Columbus & Lake Lure. Call 828-221-0661.

Woodlane House 
4 BR/ 2 BA fully furnished house in Columbus 
7.4 miles from FENCE, 2.8 miles from Harmon Field, pet friendly,  trailer parking. Managed by Kangaroo Products Company
757 Hwy 108 East,  Columbus, NC  
828-894-8241 ext 228 or 232 

​Woodview Farm Apartment
On a horse farm;  sleeps 8;  2 b/1b. 1  BR has a queen & a futon. 2nd BR has a double bed. There are also 2 bunk beds, a kitchen & tv area. .2 mil from Harmon Field, 6.8 mi. from FENCE 
​Baker Drive, Tryon, NC

The Yellow House
Charming Victorian house available for weekends or by the week (or longer)  in downtown Landrum. 1.9  miles from FENCE,  5.5 miles from Harmon Field.
508 East Rutherford St, Landrum  800-543-0714


Hare and Hound 
A local favorite on downtown Landrum. Pub fare.  864-457-3232 WEBSITE

Marengo's Tryon
Delicious fare in a casual atmosphere. Downtown Tryon.
62 N. Trade Street, Tryon, NC 28782

Newman's Restaurant at The Orchard Inn
Ranked #1 by TripAdvisor, Newman's offers creatively prepared farm-to-table fine dining in a wonderful ambiance with stunning views of the surrounding mountains.
100 Orchard Inn Lane, Saluda, NC  28773

Southside Smokehouse and Grille
Known for a frequently rotated Chef's Specials menu that showcases eclectic upscale cuisine. 
726 S. Howard Ave.  Landrum, SC  29356

Stone Soup 
In Landrum on Hwy 14;  a horsey set hangout.  Be sure and check our the gallery of area competitors from ceiling to floor on the walls. Great food. Outside dining available. 864-457-5255

Tack, Feed, Equipment

Hay Rack  Located in Landrum, they have all sorts of farm supplies, equipment, feed, etc. 864-457-2155
2nd location on Hwy 9 in Green Creek 

Tim Edwards Farm Store  Located at Hwy 108 & Hwy 9 in Mill Spring, store carries farm and  landscaping supplies as well as a full line of feeds, shavings.  828-894-0741

Re-Ride  Quality consignment  (and some new) tack, apparel, equipment and lots of misc. Located on Hwy 108 in Lynn.

The Farm House One of the southeast's largest selections of quality tack, apparel, equipment, feed.  Saddle fitter on site. 864-457-3557

Other Retail:

Devine Equine
​Equestrian apparel and accessories.   6431 S NC 9 Hwy
Columbus, North Carolina 28722  941-807-2982

Real Estate:
Come and visit and you may want to stay.
We have real estate professionals who are horse people. They know horse farms.
Happy Home Farm
Mill Hill Farm Log Home Mill Spring NC