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I hauled from 100 miles north of Mobile, to almost the Iowa border with my two horses.
I found plenty of stables along the route by using the two sites above, and calling and finding out the particulars of the ones I felt like were closest. No problems whatsoever.
I would haul, stop for fuel, and then go on, making 8 hour days basically. It was 1000 miles to get up here, and stayed over two nights. If you stop and wait an hour every four hours, in addition to fueling/food/rr? You will be adding almost 5 hours to your trip, if not more, just in that alone.
You can fuel/eat and let horses rest then. And I am of the opinion that I don't want to pull horses off trailer until I am at stabling facility. Letting one hand graze on grass that you have no idea of what might have been sprayed on is not something I want to risk. Not to mention the safety factor of what happens if your horse decides it does not want to get back in trailer?
Or, WCS, you have your horse out and some creep approaches you. Pretty easy to get in a truck and lock the doors if it is just you. Impossible if you have horse in hand. You need to think about the WCS before you try something. Too many hateful, mean people on road now.
You may also need health certificate, and check to make sure your markings are right on the paperwork, as I have seen them be wrong and major trouble, depending on the state. And if you are hauling yourself, I would stay out of FL, although can't imagine a route that would take you through there if hauling yourself.
It cost me 20 or so a night for horse, and was able to drop trailer at one barn too, and hotel for me 2 miles away. Other night stayed with friend.
But best way to do it and wasn't that difficult.