Castle Hill Cider Ride


Rates: $175/per person (2 Person Minimum)


Duration: 1.5 Hours



We provide guided horseback rides and tours to wineries and vineyards in the Charlottesville, Virginia area. Indian Summer Guide Service is fortunate enough to have access to some of the most breathtaking farms and vineyards in the region. Each of our private horseback rides is led by one of our knowledgeable guides, who will ensure your safety as well as your enjoyment. After the ride you can make your way to the winery to enjoy a wine tasting and stock up on your favorites. Explore the historic grounds through meadows, creeks, orchards, orchards, ponds, and wooded trails. Enjoy a tasting of award winning orchard ciders upon your return.

Currently offering glass, bottles, and flights. No tastings.
Open Fridays 1-7, Saturdays & Sundays 12-6
6065 Turkey Sag Rd
Keswick, Va 22947
31 minutes from UVA
To read about their Covid -19 guidelines and to see all of the vineyard’s offerings, We suggest checking out for more information before your visit.


Answers to FAQ

– Gratuity – Our guides are working long before your ride begins and long after it ends. They do their best to provide you with an unbeatable experience. If you had a great time on your ride, please show your appreciation by tipping your guide. -This is a private ride, meaning your party and our guide
– All of our rides are at a walking pace, regardless of experience – Alcoholic beverages and smoking are not permitted on any of our rides – For the safety of all riders and horses, we do not allow you to bring your own horse – Helmets are available but not required – Closed toed shoes and pants are required