Articles Tagged '50 State Trail Riding Project'

Horse Camping at Buffalo River in Tennessee

50 State Trail Riding Project — July 13, 2017
In the heart of Tennessee lies one of the most beautiful and entertaining horse camping facilities. At Buffalo River Trail Ride in Waynesboro, you will find a 5,000 acre trail riding and camping facility situated alongside Buffalo River with many miles of trails, five waterfalls, and a bat cave. Office front and… Read more »

Trail Riding the Kickapoo Valley Reserve in Wisconsin

50 State Trail Riding Project — July 3, 2017
Regardless of the time of year, the Kickapoo Valley Reserve is one of the most beautiful tracts of land in all of the Midwest.  by Patty Wisneski Kickapoo is an Algonquin word meaning “one who goes there, then here.” The Kickapoo Valley Reserve has been one of my favorite destinations for… Read more »

Horseback Riding Around the Monongahela National Forest in West Virginia

50 State Trail Riding Project — September 24, 2016
A great place to trail ride in West Virginia and visit a historic town with a cool old railroad, part of the Equitrekking 50 State Trail RIding Project. Over the Labor Day weekend, I traveled with a group of members from the Shenandoah Trail Riders and Horseman's Association to Durbin,… Read more »

Horseback Riding The State Arboretum of Virginia – Blandy Experimental Farm

50 State Trail Riding Project — June 28, 2016
Learn about a beautiful arboretum with miles of trails to ride not far from Washington, DC and Winchester, Virginia, part of the 50 State Trail Riding Project. by Susan St. Amand Known as the “Commonwealth's Public Gardens”, Blandy Experimental Farm is a 700-acre research center for the University of Virginia. Bequeathed… Read more »

Riding the Alaska Basin-Buck Mountain Pass

50 State Trail Riding Project — April 29, 2016
Ride into the High Country with Amy and Maggie of Wilderness Horseback Journeys blog as they take on the Alaska Basin-Buck Mountain Pass in Wyoming. We did the Alaska Basin to Buck Mt. Pass in early October last year, because of it’s high elevation it is recommended that you don’t… Read more »

Mammoth Cave National Park’s First Creek Trail in Kentucky

50 State Trail Riding Project — February 4, 2016
A passionate trail rider who volunteers with the Mammoth chapter of the Backcountry Horsemen describes a trail riding experience we all might hope to enjoy in Kentucky's Cave Country. by Doris Dorsey How does one begin to tell tales of a trail when living adjacent to it most of their life? Mammoth… Read more »

Horseback Riding the Bucktail Trail in West Virginia

50 State Trail Riding Project — November 17, 2015
Riding the Bucktail Trail in the George Washington National Forest in West Virginia, part of the 50 State Trail Riding Project. by Susan St. Amand On another late, crisp autumn day, the Shenandoah Trail Riders and Horseman's Assocation organized and sponsored another spectacular trail ride on the Bucktail Trail situated across… Read more »

Sky Meadows State Park Horseback Rides in Virginia

50 State Trail Riding Project — November 5, 2015
Riding amid the changing autumn leaves at this Virginia state park is a special experience. Susan St. Amand describes it in this 50 State Trail Riding Project article. by Susan St. Amand Recently on a seasonally beautiful autumn day, members of the Shenandoah Trail Riding and Horseman's Association sponsored and… Read more »

Ride Wisconsin: Halls Creek and Bush Lake Flats

50 State Trail Riding Project — March 18, 2015
Learn about one of the best-kept secrets in Northeastern Wisconsin, a great place to horseback ride that's part of Equitrekking's 50 State Trail Riding Project. by Patty Wisneski Wisconsin is a beautiful state and offers many different trail-riding experiences. Riding horses is our heritage; it is important to preserve that heritage.… Read more »

Trail Riding in the Green Mountain State—Vermont

50 State Trail Riding Project — January 13, 2015
Did you know you can ride an elite system of bridle trails from the Rockefeller Era in Vermont? Learn about great horse trails near Woodstock, in the Marsh-Billings-Rockefeller National Historical Park and beyond from Chelle Grald of the Green Mountain Horse Association–– part of the Equitrekking 50 State Trail Riding… Read more »