Dreaming of a trail ride adventure in your part of the country or elsewhere, on your own horse or a hired mount? Plan a daytrip through the woods, a trek through the desert or an excursion through the mountains with our comprehensive trail guides
Join the Krones as they explore Absaroka-Beartooth Wilderness which lies just north of Yellowstone National Park in Montana. Containing almost one million acres, this wilderness is the largest single land block above 10,000 feet in the contiguous 48 state
Canyon de Chelly (de-shay) National Monument, located in the heart of the Navajo Indian reservation in northeast Arizona, near Chinle. The labyrinth monument is made up of three canyons: Canyon de Chelly, Canyon del Muerto, and Monument Canyon. Canyon walls rise to more than 1,000 feet above the floor. Elevation ranges from 5,500 feet to just over 7,000 feet.
Wild Deuce Retreats & Outfitting is 45 minutes from Rocky Mountain House, Alberta, and just over three hours from Calgary. It offers everything from day rides to women?s retreats, horsemanship clinics, and wilderness pack trips. It also holds an annual Working Mountain Horse Competition and Sale. Its scenic trail system encompasses more than 340 square miles, which take in the picturesque Clearwater and Ram Rivers.
We know you love to trail ride on your own beloved trail mount. But for a change of pace, consider a vacation where an attentive staff takes you riding all day, then pampers you at night. Echo Valley Ranch & Spa caters to all your needs, plus offers a wide range of activities for you and/or your traveling companions.
SisterCreek Ranch is rugged Texas Hill County at its best, with first-class horse facilities. The property, owned by Bruce and Beth Johnson, is a 700-acre working Tennessee Walking Horse ranch located just outside of Boerne, Texas, about 45 minutes from San Antonio.
At Lajitas, you?ll ride into wild, desolate country, explore old mining ruins, examine ancient Indian pictographs, and then return to deluxe resort amenities, including a premier 18-hole golf course, a spa, ice-cold refreshments, and a gourmet dinner.
In the Gila National Forest near Silver City, New Mexico, you can ride in peace for endless miles, then soak in a hot spring and bunk down in Woody's Corral, a primitive horse camp. Woody?s Corral in the Gila National Forest is a one-stop shop.
Fall is the best time of the year to enjoy trail rides. Horses are spirited on trail rides, their riders energetic, the trails more inviting than ever. But trail riding during this beautiful season of the year presents some challenges for the trail rider.