Welcome to Crescent Moon Bear Farm!  We offer a number of outdoor activities for you and your family to enjoy.

CM Bear Farm is a one woman farm with a myriad of animals, plants, ferments, and adventure!

Horseback Riding

  • Reservations are required.
  • Guided hourly tours and monthly rates available.

Guided rides through the Brule River State Forest

The one hour ride is a walking ride that meanders through a southern section of the Brule River State Forest. The trail meanders up and down hills and is a great and scenic ride for beginners and experienced riders alike. You have to be at least 7 years old to go on a ride. (Under 7 years old kids can go on a pony ride.)

  • The one hour ride is $75 per person.

The two hour ride is a bit more technical. Great for confident beginners and experienced riders.

  • The two hour ride is $150 per person.

The adventure ride is approximately 7 miles long and offers and opportunity to pick up a little speed. For confident and experienced riders only.

  • The adventure ride is $250 per person.

Riding Club

Riding club is a monthly rate with an opportunity to ride more often with other “club members”.

  • The riding club is $300 per month

Meet the Horses


Is a grey 1/2 Arabian 1/2 Saddlebred. Trained for jumping in his younger days, he is quiet and confident enough to take beginners. His long stride also makes a fun ride for experienced riders. He is extremely comfortable on winter bareback rides as well. Buddy is available for guided rides and the riding club


A paint mare with a wonderful disposition. She rides great for beginning and experienced riders. She is not afraid to ride out alone, steps out at a good pace and often takes younger inexperienced riders. Fendi is available for guided rides and the riding club.


A 1/2 Quarter Horse 1/2 Arabian – with far more of a Quarter horse personality than Arabian, Charlie has a slow walk, yet is quick respond to leg cues. He is a great horse for someone who needs a refresher. He takes beginners as well. Charlie is available for guided rides and club riders


An Arabian. Hombre’ usually takes beginners – but is still extremely energetic. Hombre’ s is available for guided rides and club riders.


A Tennessee Walker. She is beautifully gaited and friendly. She can get just a little hot and should be ridden by someone with at least some riding experience. Oreo is s available for guided rides and club riders.


Asilver palomino mini horse who rides and drives. He is available for trail rides to confident young adults under 100 pounds. He is also available for pony rides for children under the age of 7. Dynamite is available for birthday parties and festivals.

Sandra Dee

“Look at Me I’m Sandra Dee…” is Sandra Dee’s favorite song. Full Quarter Horse Sandra as herd leader is a confident horse who usually leads the way on guided rides. She is available for guided rides for experienced riders and the riding club.


A handsome black & white pony with blue eyes. Amish trained to ride and drive he is confident pony who likes to go first and does a great job taking care of of young kids but is large enough to take small adults. Zipper is available for guided rides and the riding club.