Head to Washington’s vast North Cascades for spectacular trail riding, horse camping, and backcountry packing into pristine wilderness.
This winter, hitch up your trailer, and head south to Long Branch Rest and Ride in Live Oak, Florida, for an ideal riding and camping getaway.
Discover Southern Nevada’s towering mountain ranges, scenic canyons, and hidden charms.
Southwestern Utah offers a variety of terrain, from rocky desert canyons to cool mountain forests.
Just 90 minutes from the Washington, D.C., metroplex, Fort Valley Ranch offers a civilized adventure in the scenic Blue Ridge Mountains.
State parks offer scenic riding trails and horse-friendly campgrounds. Here, we take you to gems in the mountains of Montana and Idaho.
Here’s a trail-riding guide to Fishtrap Recreation Area near Spokane, Washington; Custer State Park near Rapid City, South Dakota; and Shenandoah National Park near Richmond, Virginia.
Ride and camp in the pristine beauty of British Columbia’s Shuswap Country with our exclusive from-the-saddle report.
Here’s the scoop on 25 cozy bed & barns, where you can vacation in style with your own horse, from coast-to-coast.
Pull on your cowboy boots, and enjoy all things Western in Bandera, Texas, in the heart of Texas Hill Country. For top trail riding, here’s the inside scoop on four area destinations.
by Heidi Melocco with Julie GoodnightAre you selecting reins for a child to use? Here are a few pointers from top trainer/clinician Julie Goodnight.
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The Dee-Snaffle-Eggbutt-Lightweight Normal Plate Bit from Divine Saddlery’s Winning Tongue Plate Bit line, is considered appropriate for......Read More
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Trail saddles offer comfort features for both you and your horse, plus handy accessories. Kick off your search with our overview.
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Top trainer/clinician Julie Goodnight answers readers' questions on training, safety, horsemanship, and more.
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