Darley Newman is the three-time Daytime Emmy-nominated host and producer of the internationally broadcast Equitrekking television series. Darley shares stories of traveling to destinations as close to home as Virginia and as far-flung as Botswana—horse riding, hiking, biking, dog-sledding and having active, equestrian adventures with local people.


 

Equestrian Tack & Saddles Around the World

August 24, 2017
Learn about what kinds of saddles and equestrian tack you may try on your riding vacation by Darley Newman One of the challenges of traveling around the world riding horses with the locals is adjusting to different riding styles and different tack.  Just as there are different horse breeds, there… Read more »

3 Most Surprising National Parks for Horseback Riding

August 24, 2017
From giant sand dunes to volcanic landscapes, unusual national parks for horseback riding from Arizona to California. We know a ton of great parks to ride horses around the world, but the below national parks surprised even us! Check out these diverse national parks in the USA to saddle up. … Read more »

Our Favorite Summer Ranch Vacation Photos

August 19, 2017
Summer is prime dude ranch season in states like Colorado, Wyoming, Montana and beyond. We checked in with ranches in these states to bring you some of the best shots from summer. If you got out to ride this summer or perhaps you didn't, these photos should bring a smile… Read more »

#PHOTOFRIDAY on Equitrekking on Facebook in August

August 3, 2017
Join us on Facebook on Fridays all this month for a special #PHOTOFRIDAY event! You'll be asked to comment on photos on Facebook.com/Equitrekking or post photos of your own to win fun prizes. Nothing too spectacular, but just small things as a way to say thanks for engaging with us and sharing… Read more »

5 Great Dude Ranches Near National Parks

July 22, 2017
As lovers of ranches and national parks, we here at Equitrekking know a great vacation combo is to visit both at one time! Check out these dude ranches in close proximity to great national parks. by Darley Newman Horseback riding in the great outdoors and exploring national parks is an exciting… Read more »

Between the Ears- Equitrekking Photos from around the World

July 3, 2017
Some of our favorite "between the ears" photos from riding the world while filming for Equitrekking, the Emmy-winning PBS TV series. by Darley Newman Seeing the world through the ears of a horse is a special way to travel, taking you places that vehicles can't reach and that would take… Read more »

Canada Day Photo Journey- Great Places to Soak in Nature

July 1, 2017
In honor of Canada's birthday, July 1st, get inspired to get outdoors and enjoy the beauty of Canada's natural spaces with these photos and travel tips. by Darley Newman Having traveled to film in Canada a few times for our Emmy-winning series Equitrekking, I've experienced the beauty of Canada's nature in… Read more »

Equitrekking’s 50 State Trail Riding Project- USA Horse Trails

June 19, 2017
Have a cool horseback trail that you've explored? We are making it a goal to publish trail riding articles from every state on Equitrekking.com as a part of the "50 State Trail Riding Project". We want Equitrekking.com to serve as a resource for people who want to head out and… Read more »

5 Great Ranches, Lodges & Vacations for Sporty Dads

June 9, 2017
Got a dad who loves the great outdoors? Check out these lodges, ranches and multi-sport vacations that cater to a father's love of fly-fishing, horseback riding, golf and more. by Darley Newman Years ago I took a father/ daughter trip to explore our family roots in Scandinavia. Both sides of… Read more »

National Trails Day - Wyoming Trails Photo Montage

June 3, 2017
Get Inspired to Hits the Trails with these Horseback Riding Wyoming Photos by Darley Newman In honor of the National Trails Day, which is the first Saturday of every June, check out this photo montage from trail riding Wyoming's Shoshone National Forest and Bridger Teton National Forest and get ready… Read more »