Affordable Horseback Adventures for Families and Groups at Joy of Living Camp!

Joy of Living Camp sits on almost 800 acres of fields and woodlands in Ohio's scenic Amish countryside.  Situated along the banks of the Mohican River, we are located 4 miles East of Danville and then 2 miles off US Route 62 in Brinkhaven. Follow the signs.

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*Scenic Trail Ride                                             $20 per person per hour (9 am - to 5 pm)

Enjoy a beautiful ride through miles of scenic trails. Ride for any length of time. There is a $5 per hour discount for subsequent hours on the same ride.

*Sunset Ride                                                       $30 per person person per hour (after 5 pm)

Enjoy our gorgeous fields and trails as the sun begins to set on JOY! A wonderful way to end the day! $5 per hour discount for subsequent hours on the same ride.

*Reservations Required

Horseback riding at Joy of Living Camp is geared toward people looking to spend some leisurely, pleasant time on a horse.

No experience is needed as our knowledgegable staff and well-trained horses will take good care of you.

Rides are either in our Riding Arena or guided along our miles of trails. 


The minimum age for a trail ride is 8 years old.


Arena Rides are available for those under 8 and for first-time riders uncomfortable with the trail. Parents are welcome to lead or walk alongside their child's horse under the direction of our Wrangler.


Birthday parties or other special events can be planned, as well. Call the camp or complete the form below to get more information.


All rides are guided.  Helmets are provided.

Jeans or long pants and sturdy, close-toed shoes are required.

Check the weather the day of your ride - you may need a jacket.


Thank you for your interest is horseback rising at Joy of Living Camp! If you would like more information, you can call our office at 740-599-7707 (M-F 8:30 to 3:00) or complete the information request form directly below.

We look forward to serving you!


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