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 in Texas at Big Bend Ranch is Not For the Timid– Or Rookies

December 26, 2013
Learn about a scenic and sometimes daring horseback ride through the rugged and remote terrain of Texas’ largest state park, part of the Equitrekking 50 State Trail Riding Project. article and photos by Steven Long I’ll never forget our friend Rachel’s plea after we reached a small plateau about a quarter… Read more »

Horseback Riding in Maryland’s Spectacular Rocky Gorge Trail



December 18, 2013
Barbara Sollner-Webb of the Maryland Horse Council describes her favorite 18-mile ride in Maryland and encourages equestrians to play an active role in keeping trails open as part of Equitrekking’s 50 State Trail Riding Project. by Barbara Sollner-Webb While equine excursions earlier showcased on Equitrekking.com generally were extended dream vacations… Read more »

Horseback Riding in the Tallahassee Area of Florida

December 14, 2013
Sue Noyes of the Southern Trailriders Association shares great horseback riding trails in the Tallahassee area of Florida for the Equitrekking 50 State Trail Riding Project. Equestrians have many unique and amazing opportunities to ride a variety of trails in the Tallahassee area and to experience the southern charm and… Read more »

Great New Jersey Horse Trails- Paulinskill Valley Rail Trail

December 3, 2013
Janice Elsishans, author of the NJ Horse Trails Book and the NJ Horse Council Trails Advocate, highlights horseback riding the Paulinskill Valley Rail Trail, part of the Equitrekking 50 State Trail Riding Project. We have a secret here in New Jersey. Even though New Jersey is the most densely populated state… Read more »

Horseback Riding Eastern Tennessee’s Cherokee National Forest-Part 3

November 18, 2013
Trail rider Dianne Noyes shares part three of great horse trails in the Cherokee National Forest, taking us on her favorite ride on Meadow Creek Mountain Trail as part of Equitrekking’s 50 State Trail Riding Project. by Dianne Noyes Read Part 2- Horseback Riding Eastern Tennessee’s Cherokee National Forest Read Part… Read more »

Horseback Riding Eastern Tennessee’s Cherokee National Forest-Part 2

November 18, 2013
Trail rider Dianne Noyes describes one of her favorite horse trails, Jennings Creek Trail, in the Cherokee National Forest as part of Equitrekking’s 50 State Trail Riding Project. by Dianne Noyes Read Part 1- Horseback Riding Eastern Tennessee’s Cherokee National Forest Read Part 3- Horseback Riding Eastern Tennessee’s Cherokee National Forest… Read more »

Horseback Riding Eastern Tennessee’s Cherokee National Forest-Part 1

November 18, 2013
Trail rider Dianne Noyes shares great horse trails in the Cherokee National Forest in Tennessee and trail riding tips in a three part series as part of Equitrekking’s 50 State Trail Riding Project. by Dianne Noyes Read Part 2- Horseback Riding Eastern Tennessee’s Cherokee National Forest Hay, Trail Riders! Greetings from… Read more »

Horseback Riding in Maine- Kennebunkport, Popham Beach and Beyond

November 16, 2013
A former native of Maine shares her comprehensive month-long horseback riding vacation throughout the state, including riding on Parsons Beach in Kennebunkport, Popham Beach State Park, Trimble Mountain, Van Buren in Northern Maine and beyond for the Equitrekking 50 State Trail Riding Project. by Susan St. Amand I recently completed a month-long 2013 fall… Read more »

Trail Riding Virginia’s Northern Shenandoah Valley and Beyond

November 13, 2013
A member of the Shenandoah Trail Riding and Horseman's Association highlights her favorite Virginia horse trails in the Northern Shenandoah Valley, George Washington National Forest, Blue Ridge Mountains, Mt. Rogers National Recreation Area and beyond for the Equitrekking 50 State Trail Riding Project. by Susan St. Amand The motto for Virginia… Read more »

Missouri Horse Trails- Mark Twain National Forest and Beyond

November 11, 2013
Cristlyn Randazzo of Show Me Missouri Back Country Horsemen shares why she loves trail riding in Missouri, as part of the Equitrekking 50 State Trail Riding Project. by Cristlyn Randazzo The smell of coffee floats in the air as I sit by the campfire and watch the mist rise from… Read more »