Pacific Region

Ride the North Cascades

by Kent & Charlene Krone Head to Washington’s vast North Cascades for spectacular trail riding, horse camping, and backcountry packing into pristine wilderness. Read More


Ride Nevada!

by Kent & Charlene Krone Discover Southern Nevada’s towering mountain ranges, scenic canyons, and hidden charms. Read More


Northward Ho!

by Kent & Charlene Krone Ride and camp in the pristine beauty of British Columbia’s Shuswap Country with our exclusive from-the-saddle report. Read More


Kettle Crest Country

by Kent & Charlene Krone Explore with us as we ride Kettle Crest Country, located in the Colville National Forest in north-central Washington State.  Camp out, or rent a quaint, backcountry cabin and corral tucked away... Read More


Hooray for Hollywood

by Kent & Charlene Krone Lights, camera, action! These words evoke countless images of movies and television filmed and taped around Hollywood during the past 100-plus years. Hollywood — the epicenter of the film... Read More


Best of the Northwest

by Kent & Charlene Krone Head to the Pacific Northwest for the guest-ranch vacation of your dreams! The beautiful states of Washington, Oregon, Idaho, and northwest Montana offer first-class ranch experience for trail... Read More


Crown of the Continent

by Kent Krone Dance the mountaintops of the pristine, million-acre Glacier National Park in Montana, where you can ride your own horse, or use an outfitter to take you into the backcountry. Read More


Alisal Guest Ranch

by Audrey Pavia 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. Alisal Guest Ranch Read More


Ride Yosemite National Park

by Charlene Krone Explore Yosemite National Park’s Tuolumne Meadows on your own horse with our from-the-saddle trail guide. Read More


Trail Riding in Oregon's Central Cascades

by Charlene Krone Clad in emerald robes and capped with ermine stoles, Oregon's Central Cascades rise to greet horse and rider. Read More


Stagecoach, Nevada, Trail Ride

by Harold Roy Miller Stagecoach, Nevada, isn't the most inviting place to take a trail ride or even a walk, for that matter. Harold Roy Miller shares his story on this adventurous ride. Read More


Trail Riding in the Toiyabe, Toquima, and Monitor Mountain Ranges of Nevada

by Charlene Krone What state has the most mountain ranges? Is it Montana, Wyoming, or California? No, it's Nevada! With 314 separate mountain ranges, Nevada has the most ranges of any state in the Continental United States. Read More


Trail Riding in Bridgeport, California

by Lisa M. Dehaven I felt the crisp morning air touch my cheek, so I pulled the covers up under my chin and snuggled deeper into my bed. The sound began as a low rumble, then grew in intensity. Living in Southern California, Read More


Trail Riding in the Channeled Scablands

by Kent Krone In spring, bright-yellow arrowleaf balsam flowers flutter like butterflies atop lava bluffs. Camas blossoms carpet wet areas in bold blue. Summer is a relaxed pose of serene beauty. Hidden lakes Read More


Trail Riding in the Fishtrap Recreation Area

by Kent & Charlene Krone In spring, bright-yellow arrowleaf balsam flowers flutter like butterflies atop lava bluffs. Camas blossoms carpet wet areas in bold blue. Summer is a relaxed pose of serene beauty. Hidden lakes reflect images of cliffs dabbled with greenery. Ponderosa pine stands sentry. Above, white, billowy clouds sail on an endless blue sea. Fall is a riot of color and noisy protest of migrating birds. 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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