Top Trailer Innovations

by Lauren Anne Back

With so many choices, shopping for a new trailer can be an adventure in itself. Here, we’ll show you the latest innovative highlights of several top 2016 trailer lines in the areas of safety,... Read More

The Trail Home

by Lauren Anne Back

Equestrian communities offer miles of trails right outside your doorstep. Find out if the lifestyle is right for you. Read More

Practice "Green" Fly Control by Managing Your Horse's Manure

by Lauren Anne Back

A good horse-manure management plan is one "green" fly-control strategy to keep the bugs away. Read More

Gentle Giants

by Lauren Anne Back

As draft-horse owners already know, behind these breeds’ size, power, and muscle lies a “gentle giant” that can be a perfect trail mount and rock-solid equine friend. Read More

Focus on Gaits

by Lauren Anne Back

As you consider your next trail horse, pay attention to his gaits for maximum enjoyment and comfort on your riding adventures. Read More

From Border to Border

by Lauren Anne Back

When you walk, you're a hobo. When you ride a horse, you're a hero. The Best of America by Horseback team has woven this inspiration into the fabric of its trail rides. In the summer of 2009, the Read More

Make a Splash

by Lauren Anne Back

Of course, when choosing a trail horse, you first look for soundness, performance, and temperament. But finding your dream horse that also is your dream color can be a thrilling bonus. Spotting Read More

Special Report: Keep on Hauling

by Lauren Anne Back

How to manage soaring fuel prices to continue enjoying your chosen horse sport. Read More

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January/February 2017

Our Current Issue,
January/February 2017:

  • Ultimate Peak-to-Desert Adventure

    In Prescott National Forest, you’ll ride through cool ponderosa forests, pinion and juniper woodlands, and desert grasslands. At night, you’ll camp in a horseman’s paradise.

  • Horse Owner’s Winter Notebook

    A roundup of seasonal tips, checklists, and guides — on health care, hoof care, hauling, nutrition, blanketing, and management — to help you keep your horse healthy and safe all winter long.

  • Spirit of the Black Hills

    The 11,000-acre Black Hills Wild Horse Sanctuary, near Rapid City, South Dakota, is home to small herds of rare Spanish Mustangs. We take you on a tour of this windswept sanctuary.

Next Issue, March 2017:

Which Saddle is for You?

Find the right saddle for your riding needs with our expert trail-saddle shopping guide.

The Charms of Charma

Tucked between the southern foothills of the San Juan Mountains and western reaches of the Brazos Mountains, Chama is a natural magnet for avid trail riders.

Horse Owner's Winter Notebook

Here's how to prolong your trailer's life and prepare it for a harsh winter, while keeping it ready in case of an emergency.

Settle Your Cinchy Horse

Learn how to settle your cinchy horse for problem-free saddling with this technique from top trainer/clinician Julie Goodnight.

Your Trailer: The Ride Inside

Seven ways you can control your trailer’s interior environment to enhance your horse’s safety and well-being.


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