Articles Tagged 'Horse Vacations'

Horse Riding the Pacific Crest Trail in San Diego County

50 State Trail Riding Project — July 14, 2017
An active equestrian who frequents horse and mule trails in San Diego County shares great equine trails along the Southern Tip of the Pacific Crest Trail for the Equitrekking 50 State Trail Riding Project. By Clare Maudsley The Pacific Crest Trail stretches 2,650 miles from the Mexican border to Canada.… Read more »

YQA -  Where to Horse Ride Amid Wildflowers

Darley's Travel Blog — March 20, 2017
In honor of the first day of spring, check out these destinations to ride horses amid wildflowers. Alaska, Kentucky, Hawaii's Big Island and Ireland trail riding. by Darley Newman Spring is finally here! After a long winter, hopefully everyone is finally digging out. Besides where to view changing leaves on horseback… Read more »

Dude Ranch History Video

Expert Equestrian Articles — October 26, 2014
Dude Ranchers Share their History in Equitrekking's Public Television Special Learn about the history of dude ranches in America, including the Eaton brothers' first ranch and the original "dudes" in this video from Equitrekking Great American Ranches, a high definition PBS TV special. Equitrekking host Darley Newman narrates this educational… Read more »

View Fall Colors on Horseback on Ranch and Riding Vacations

Darley's Travel Blog — August 20, 2014
As summer winds down, we have another great thing to which we can look forward... fall colors! Check out these great ranches and horseback riding vacations where you can view the changing leaves from on horseback.  by Darley Newman A beautiful rural scene from the Mad River Valley with the… Read more »

Bring Your Own Horse: Bed, Barn, and Breakfast

Equestrian Travel Articles — February 28, 2014
For riders looking for the charm of a B&B with the added bonus of exploring a new area on your own horse, here are a few options for your next weekend getaway. by Alexandra Begley California B&B's for Horse Lovers The Enchanted April Inn in Pilot Hill, California is about… Read more »

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

50 State Trail Riding Project — 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

50 State Trail Riding Project — 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

50 State Trail Riding Project — 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 Vacations in Wyoming- Open Range Photo Journey

Dude Ranch Blog — October 18, 2013
Photos from the open range outside of Big Piney, Wyoming, where riders can spot wild Mustangs along the Great Divide and ride horses in the cherished open spaces of Wyoming, shared by Blue Sky Sage Horseback Adventures, run by 3rd generation Wyoming natives. Looking to vacation far away from civilization in… Read more »

Horseback Riding Western North Carolina’s Pisgah Ranger District

50 State Trail Riding Project — September 29, 2013
Deirdre Perot Lightsey shares great horse trails in the Pisgah Ranger District in North Carolina as part of Equitrekking’s 50 State Trail Riding Project. Pisgah Ranger District, near Brevard and Mills River, North Carolina is an amazingly gorgeous part of the state. Within the Pisgah National Forest, over 500,000 acres… Read more »