14 Unforgettable Beach Rides

by Kara L. Stewart

Have you always dreamed of riding a horse in the sand, crashing waves thundering in your ears, and the smell of salt water and freedom in the air? Here’s an at-a-glance guide to beach-ride... Read More

Fit to Ride in 9 Weeks!

by Cate Lamm

Stay in peak riding shape with the help of Fit to Ride in 9 weeks! Achieve Straightness, Suppleness, and Stamina in the Saddle (Trafalgar Square Publishing), by certified personal trainer and riding... Read More

First Trail Ride

by Cate Lamm

Sensei is a once-wild, 14.1-hand black mustang I worked with at the Colorado Horse Rescue. Working with him was always exciting. I never knew when we’d... Read More

10 Warm Beach Rides

by Kara L. Stewart

Ride along the shore with our guide to 10 warm beach rides, including a South Carolina charity ride and a tropical Costa Rica destination. Read More

Out of the Wild

by Cate Lamm

Mark Rashid, an internationally acclaimed horse trainer and best-selling author, is known for his unique training methods of gentling horses. His novel, Out of the Wild (Trafalgar Square... Read More

Cowboy Dressage: Riding, Training, and Competing with Kindness as the Goal and Guiding Principle

by Cate Lamm

The equine pursuit known as Cowboy Dressage® combines Western riding with classical dressage. The focus is on the relaxed flow of communication between horse and rider rather than the... Read More

Vista Verde Ranch

by Cate Lamm

This fall, enjoy golden colors and snowcapped views at Vista Verde Ranch near Steamboat Springs, Colorado. Read More

Wild Mustangs: What You Can Do

by Cate Lamm

Working with Sensei, a once-wild mustang stallion rounded up by the Bureau of Land Management, awakened my compassion for wild horses. Sensei’s journey was full of trials and tribulations, pain... Read More

No More Bad Rides!

by Cate Lamm

Does your trail horse have any undesirable habits? Take heart! The editors of EQUUS magazine have compiled a book that can help you solve your horse woes, with training tips from some of the... Read More

Equine Conformation Wall Chart

by Cate Lamm

As you look for your next trail horse, it’s helpful to learn conformation basics; how the prospect is conformed will play a large role in his soundness and longevity. The Equine... Read More

Lessons from Sensei

by Cate Lamm

My little black rescue horse, Sensei, taught me so many lessons. In my last blog entry about Sensei, we’d just successfully mastered mounting from a mounting block. This time, I want to share... Read More

Riding Home: The Power of Horses to Heal

by Cate Lamm

In his book, Riding Home: The Power of Horses to Heal, author Tim Hayes explains the science behind the extraordinary healing power of horses.... Read More

Spring Ride

by Cate Lamm

Spring in Tennessee has sprung. The earth is bursting forth life. The birds are singing, the trees are blooming, and the grass is growing. It’s a beautiful time of year to ride!  My... Read More

Over, Under, Through: Obstacle Training for Horses

by Cate Lamm

            Author and longtime horsewoman Vanessa Bee, founder of the International Agility Club and 3-Minute Horsemanship, has found a way to help horses... Read More

Riding Through Thick and Thin

by Cate Lamm

In her latest book, Riding Through Thick and Thin, best-selling author Melinda Folse tackles the taboo topic of how body image and size affect our riding, fearlessly diving into the closet... 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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