120-acre horse farm on meandering Flat Creek

Flat Creek Island at Hoofbeats

Sharon Springs, NY
$130/night - Continue to Booking

Pack a bag and bring a cooler. That’s it.

Our creekside campsite has all you need for a unique getaway. Here, you will be nestled in a secluded, mature forest, and entertained by the distant soft neighs and nickers of horses. Our friendly, socialized herd will delight you with their natural beauty.

Inside your cabin tent, find a queen bed, layered with the comforts of home and lit by LED lanterns. Cook on the propane camp stove using a fully stocked kitchen; cookware, utensils, serving pieces, and well-appointed pantry; oil, vinegar, spices, freshly ground coffee and hot cereals for your morning. Nothing has been forgotten.

Visit the local farm stand on your way to the Historic District on Main St. in Sharon Springs. There you will find unique shops, eateries, & architecture. Nearby there are Breweries, Winery’s, Cavern Tours, Kayaking & Hiking.

We welcome those who wish to camp with their horses. 2 horse limit. Free trailer parking near private pasture at campsite entrance only.

Activities
  • Farmer's Market
  • Road Biking
  • Wineries/Distilleries
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Canoeing/Kayaking
  • Zipline
Location
Access: Drive-In
Seclusion: Nearby
Included
  • Large Canvas Tent
  • Queen-Size Cot
  • 5 Person Dome Tent
  • Pet-Friendly
  • Firepit
  • Metal Grill
  • Picnic Table
  • 2 Lounge Chairs
  • 5 Gal Water Container
  • Dry Food Storage
  • Outdoor Camp Toilet
  • Outdoor Sun Shower
Extras
  • Privacy Shelter for your Camp Shower and Camp Toilet $5

    Two room privacy shelter: On one side, a rechargeable hand-held shower for solar heated water, and on the other side ... your camp toilet with all the supplies you need. Fresh towels Included!

  • The Big Breakfast - suitable for 2 adults and a small child $22

    A dozen eggs laid fresh by the hens at our farm, 1 LB of thick-cut bacon ( because--BACON!), OJ, real butter and a small loaf of homemade bread for a hearty breakfast by the campfire.

  • 6 Home-made JUMBO Blueberry Muffins $12

    A scrumptious half dozen of our JUMBO Blueberry Muffins, chock-full of blueberries with a perfectly sweet, crusty, sugar-crackle top. YUM!

  • Bring your Horse camping! 120-acre Facility - 2 horse limit $45

    Access to a private, 1-acre pasture, run-in shed & water trough (complimentary 1st fill). Ride on our property (fields & woods with some trails), rural roads, or rent our arena.

  • Hay and Water Service for up to 2 horses $15

    Daily delivery to your private pasture of our own premium, first cut, mixed-grass hay and fresh water to refill your horses' trough. Travel light and let us take care of the feed and water chores.

  • Horse Agility Lesson: a ground based activity (90 mins) $55

    We will teach you to navigate 10 obstacle challenges in our large Indoor Arena. No horse? No problem! Play with one of the Hoofbeats Herd or bring your own horse. A Safe, fun non-riding activity!

  • "Horse-Play" Date Night: a ground based activity (per couple, 90 mins) $100

    Couples who play together stay together! Your date starts with meeting and grooming one of our horses. Then have fun working together on our Agility Obstacle Course. A safe, fun non-riding activity.

  • "Horse Speak" Grooming Social: a ground based activity (90 mins) $55

    Do you know how to say Hello to a horse? Learn the body language horses use to communicate with each other, and how to communicate back, as you and a partner groom one of our horses. No exp req.

  • 72' x 140' Riding Arena Rental-up to 2 horses/2 hour block $40

    Bring your own horse and use our Indoor Arena. Naturally lit by day, LED lights at night. Access to Agility obstacles, jump blocks & cavaletti. Rain or shine fun for your trip!

  • 10 x 10 Rain Shelter: Cook and Dine in comfort, no matter the weather $5

    Don't let worries about rain dampen your spirit. If Mother Nature gets her knickers in a twist, have our rain shelter on hand "just in case". Ask, and we will even set it up before you arrive.

  • Nightly firewood. Dry, Split Hardwood stored in a water-proof box $7

    We have LOTS of wood on our forest floor if you like the fun of foraging your own fire-pit "fuel". (Kids love this!), but if you would like an easy, beautiful fire, let us stock the wood box for you!

CampKeeper

Our property is a beautiful sanctuary for horses and the people who love them. We care for horses in a unique environment that mimics the movement, and social structure of wild equines. Together with a team of equine health professionals we assist horses with serious wellness issues for private clients in the NE. As mentors, we provide learning opportunities for those wishing to connect with & better understand them. Join us and share the beauty of our natural paradise and our love of horses.

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