50 State Trail Riding Project

Great horse trails in every U.S. state contributed by the equestrian community... you! Get inspired to get outdoors and horseback ride, because the more we horse lovers utilize our trails, the better chance we’ll have in keeping them open to horses. Contact us to contribute and share your favorite trails.


Riding the Southern Kettle Moraine State Forest in Wisconsin

December 28, 2014
Read about riding adventures in the Southern Kettle Moraine State Forest in Wisconsin, where riders can enjoy an obstacle course, over 50 miles of great trails, electric campsites and access to small towns and restaurants–– part of the Equitrekking 50 State Trail Riding Project. by Patty Wisneski and Ada Duffey The… Read more »

Horseback Riding Hocking Hills in Ohio

December 5, 2014
Spectacular rock formations, waterfalls, caves and more... why you should ride in Ohio's Hocking Hills. Part of the Equitrekking 50 State Trail Riding Project. by Christine Oswald Our favorite place to ride in Ohio is Hocking Hills. Over the years we have hosted rides there, just gone down as a family… Read more »

Zumbro Bottoms Horseback Riding, Minnesota

November 16, 2014
Learn about the Zumbro Bottoms Horse Campground in the Richard J. Dorer Memorial Hardwood State Forest, where you can camp and ride, part of the Equitrekking 50 State Trail Riding Project. by Barb Partington Zumbro Bottoms is located in the beautiful bluff country of Southeast Minnesota, close to the Mississippi River in… Read more »

Cedar Lake Equestrian Camp in the Oklahoma Ouachita Mountains

October 6, 2014
The President of the Oklahoma Equestrian Trail Riders Association shares a great place to horseback ride and camp in the Winding Stair Mountains area in Oklahoma's Ouachita Mountains. by Philip Milliken Located within the Ouachita National Forest and a part of the Cedar Lake Recreation Area, the Cedar Lake Equestrian Camp… Read more »

Horseback Riding in Minnesota- Great Places for Trail Riding

August 2, 2014
Great places to saddle up in Minnesota, where horse trails in state parks abound! by Judith Ramsey Some of the best places for horseback riding in Minnesota are the many miles of trails in our Minnesota State Parks. You can ride for over 1,000 miles on horse trails in our… Read more »

The Best Horse Trails in Iowa

June 29, 2014
Kerrie Tischer of CowgirlDiary.com reveals the top equine trails in Iowa for the Equitrekking 50 State Trail Riding Project. by Kerrie Tischer I was recently asked to write a guest post for Equitrekking.com about the best horseback riding trails in Iowa. Equitrekking.com is conducting a 50 State Trail Riding Project,… Read more »

Horseback Riding in Oklahoma at Lake Stanley Draper

June 13, 2014
Oklahoma is a great place to ride! Sandra Purvis share one of her favorite places to trail ride for the Equitrekking 50 State Trail Riding Project. by Sandra Purvis Oklahoma is not one of the exotic locales most of us dream of, but there are extensive trails here. My favorite… Read more »

Narrow Gauge Trails in Barron County, Wisconsin

June 9, 2014
A member of the Barron County Horse Trail Association shares a great place to horseback ride in Wisconsin in the Barron County Forest for the 50 State Trail Riding Project. by Elaine Madison Up until recently there was only a single recreation trail open for horseback riding in the Rice Lake,… Read more »

Horseback Riding Idaho’s Panhandle National Forest & Heyburn State Park

June 9, 2014
Learn about Idaho horseback riding trails in the Panhandle National Forest and Heyburn State Park for the Equitrekking 50 State Trail Riding Project. by Kim Schwanz Heyburn State Park for Riders The hands down number one spot for trail riding in Northern Idaho for the general rider is Heyburn State… Read more »

Experience Nevada’s Diversity Riding The American Discovery Trail

April 21, 2014
From wildflower meadows and craggy mountain canyons to crisp blue lakes and deep sand dunes, Samantha Szesciorka and her horse cross the state of Nevada on the ADT Equestrian Trail and describe the experience for Equitrekking’s 50 State Trail Riding Project. by Samantha Szesciorka Nevada is often presented as one… Read more »