Articles Tagged 'Washington'

Horseback Riding in the Pacific Northwest: Adventures from Trees to the Sea

50 State Trail Riding Project — January 29, 2018
Equitrekking contributor and author of Alta Mira Horsemanship shares some of her favorite spots to go horseback riding in the Pacific Northwest.  Usually, when I tell people that I moved from sunny San Diego, California to the melancholy vibes of Seattle, Washington, they don an expression of complete shock. “Why… Read more »

Riding Horses on Mount Spokane in Washington

Equestrian Travel Articles — August 3, 2017
Mount Spokane, at an elevation of over 5,800 feet, has a summit that's the highest point in Spokane County, and it is one of the tallest peaks in the Inland Northwest. Checking out the view from the saddle of the forests of the richly Selkirk Mountains. Stunning! Mount Spokane is surrounded by… Read more »

Trail Riding the Cascade Mountain Range in Washington State

50 State Trail Riding Project — September 30, 2013
Robert Eversole, of The Back Country Horsemen of Washington (BCHW), shares his favorite horseback riding adventures in the Cascade Range and along the Pacific Crest Trail as part of Equitrekking’s 50 State Trail Riding Project.  Horse Riding Near Mount Rainier Washington State has a tremendous variety of riding locations, terrain,… Read more »

Meeting Olympic Equestrian Reed Kessler

Equestrian Travel Articles — November 1, 2012
Alexis Mozeleski and the Washington International Horse Show Junior Committe meet Olympic equestrian teen Reed Kessler. by Alexis Mozeleski During the Washington International Horse Show, I and my fellow junior committee members enjoyed a special surprise; we got to eat pizza with the youngest show jumping Olympian in history, Reed Kessler. At… Read more »

A Young Rider Reports on the Washington International Horse Show

Equestrian Travel Articles — October 24, 2012
My experience as a Junior Committee Member for the 2012 Washington International Horse Show. by Alexis Mozeleski For years, I have attended the Washington International Horse Show (WIHS) at the Verizon Center as a spectator, and I have supported friends who have competed in the past. I have also participated in the Thursday Night event,… Read more »