Lawton Stables

Discover The Sea Pines Resort on horseback


Discover Hilton Head Island on Horseback at Lawton Stables

Saddle up and explore more than 605 lush acres of the Sea Pines Resort Forest Preserve on horseback to get a true feel of the untouched Lowcountry. Lawton Stables' friendly, experienced guides and gentle horses lead guests at a comfortable pace so that riders can easily enjoy the surroundings and trails that wind beneath a canopy of palmetto trees and moss-draped oaks, past fishing lakes and historic sites.

Trail Rides

Lawton Stables offers guided one-hour western-style trail rides suitable for adults and children 8 years of age and older. Along the way, trail guides provide insights regarding Hilton Head Island culture and wildlife. During the low season, rides begin at 9:00am, 11:00am and 3:00pm daily. The high-season schedule also includes rides beginning at 7:30am and 5:00pm.

For more information regarding available trail rides and rates, please contact Lawton Stables by visiting or by calling (843) 671-2586.

Animal Farm

Families love visiting our small animal farm, which is complimentary to all visitors and especially popular with children. Meet the farm's residents, including goats, sheep, donkeys, miniature donkeys, pot-bellied pigs, rabbits and a llama.

For more information regarding the animal farm, please contact Lawton Stables by visiting or by calling (843) 671-2586.

Pony Rides


Children ages 7 and younger can experience a pony ride with one of our adorable, friendly ponies. During the low season pony rides are offered daily from 9:00am-4:00pm, and from 9:00am-5:00pm during the high season. Pony rides cost $10 and reservations are not required.

For more information regarding pony rides, please contact Lawton Stables by visiting or by calling (843) 671-2586.

Birthdays & Celebrations

$15/child, 8 minimum

Celebrate your birthday with a pony party at Lawton Stables! Perfect for children ages 7 and younger, pony parties include one hour of unlimited pony rides, plus an extra half-hour for cake and ice cream and use of our picnic tables. Pony party guests also have access to our small animal farm. Birthday parties cost $15 per child, with a minimum of eight children.

For more information regarding birthday parties, please contact Lawton Stables by visiting or by calling (843) 671-2586.


Lawton Stables Gift Shop

Browse Lawton Stables' wide selection of horse and farm-themed gifts and apparel. We are the largest carrier of Breyer horses and accessories in the area, as well as toys and gifts suitable for all ages. The gift shop is open seven days a week.

Please call (843) 671-2586 for more information.