Karefree Ranch Boarding Stables
We offer many options for boarding including pasture board, private and
semi-private lots with run-in shelters, group boarding in compatible
groups with shelters and boxstalls with daily turnout. Our prices start at
$150 per month. We also do short term boarding with a daily rate We can
customize a boarding package to suit your special needs. (We do not accept
stallions.) The owners are lifelong horse owners and live on site. We are
adjacent to the Huron National Forest with many miles of wooded trails and
are a short trailer ride away from the Michigan Cross-State Riding and
Hiking Trail, McKinley Camp being the closest camp to our ranch (about 10
miles by road). We are located in Oscoda County, 100 miles north of
Saginaw, Michigan and 200 miles north of Detroit, 45 miles off I-75 and 4
miles off state highway M-72. Roads are paved to within 1/4 mile of the
ranch which is located on a quiet country road.
We feed top quality mixed hay free choice and whatever grain your horse
requires. We specialize in geriatric horses and can feed equine senior
feed and/or Chaffhaye if needed. All grain is kept in covered horse and
mouse proof bins. Our pasture board is a 20 acre area with live stream for
year round water supply. There are hills and trees for shelter and it is
in view of our home. Hay is provided daily and all horses are checked
Horses in our run-in lots have access to segregated stalls daily for
their individual grain needs. Salt and mineral feeders are in each run-in
shed and fencing is four strand high tensile wire with electric. Water
tanks are in each pen with heaters in cold weather.
Boxstalls are 10' x 10', wood lined, with rubber matted floors &
sawdust bedding. Daily turnout is a 3 acre paddock with 4 strand
electrified fencing, heated water tank and salt/mineral feeder. Stalls are
Trailering is available and we have a farrier on site. We also have an
RV hookup available for short term use. The facility may be toured by
appointment and we will be happy to discuss your boarding needs.
References are also available.
Please contact us by email at:
email@example.com or by phone at (989)848-5771