Northeast/Mid-Atlantic

Trail Riding in New York

by Katie Navarra When most people hear New York, they think New York City — a city of pavement paths and concrete terrain, not a place associated with tranquil trail rides. What many people don’t realize Read More


Trail Riding at Loyalsock State Forest, Pennsylvania

by Dave Paup I've enjoyed spending time in the saddle at many great locations around the country. But with access to more than two million acres of public forestland in my home state of Pennsylvania, there are endless opportunities to explore new trails each Read More


Springtime in New York

by Shawn Hamilton When the snow melts here in Ontario, Canada, and the bright colors of spring begin to paint the landscape, all I can think of is hitting the trails. For me, spring means getting my horse back in Read More


Trail Riding at Gunpowder Falls State Park, Maryland

by Dave Paup Gunpowder Falls State Park in Hereford, Maryland, is my favorite place to take the horses within an hour's drive of South Central Pennsylvania. This beautiful park contains about 20 miles of trails Read More


Trail Riding in the Adirondack Paradise

If you're planning a road trip with your horse in the Northeast, don't pass up the opportunity to ride the Otter Creek Horse Trails in New York State's North Country. New York State Read More


Trail Riding in Indiana, Pennsylvania

by Beth Dore Sitting behind the wheel of our Ford F-350 truck, I look into the rearview mirror. Oops, I forgot again. That view provides only shiny aluminum and the word "Exiss." I have to retrain myself to forgo Read More


Elk County, Pennsylvania

by Dave Paup Each autumn, as shorter days and cooler temperatures approach, a familiar sound begins to echo across the fields and forests in Elk County, Pennsylvania, near the small township of Benezette. It is, Read More


Adirondack Wilderness, New York

by Hedy Strauss Northeast Region For the past 30 years, I've led many expeditions into the Adirondack wilderness on horseback. All riders shared one thing in common: the spirit of adventure. Riding through Read More


Trail Riding in Allegheny National Forest, Pennsylvania

by Elizabeth Dore Northeast Region Our last trail ride of 2004 was in the Allegheny National Forest, Pennsylvania. My husband and I agree that it was the most spectacular camping/trail-riding trip we've ever had! Read More


Riding Vermont's Northeast Kingdom

by Frank Puckett Jr This fall, head to Peacham, Vermont, for brilliant fall foliage, bubbling streams, crisp temperatures, and breathtaking views. Read More


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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