Horseback Riding Trails
As the Horse Capital of the World, Kentucky is serious about horsing around. There are numerous trail systems and parks that can provide weeks of riding at a time. These trail systems are located throughout the commonwealth area and make for a variety of riding experiences. Kentucky's equestrian trails are located in close proximity to some of the finest horse camps and stables in the world. These fine facilities help make it easy to get on the trail, whether you’re an experienced equestrian or new to riding horses.
Search for different rides around Kentucky below and click on each for a map, directions and details.
Go to Letter:
24 mile trail system, all trails open to hikers, 12 miles open to equestrians & 12 miles open to Mountain Bikes
27 miles of horseback trails,
1 mile, loop, spur off Marina Main Trail, moderate
Dawson Springs, KY
Approx. 40 miles of trails, trail mileage and conditions may change depending on active work sites within the forest, open to hikers and horseback riders, accessed via Pennyri...
First 18 miles of Kentucky's longest rails to trails project. Travels from Hager Hill to Royalton. Traveling from Royalton to Hager Hill, trail users will experience an elev...
15 miles, looped from Station Camp Equestrian Trailhead,
30 miles, multi use, camping available
5 mile looped trail, access by traveling through the culvert under US 68, find natural quail habitat, rated moderate
1.5 miles, spur off North Trail, easy
Olive Hill, KY
Follow the Red Trail markings from the trailhead for a loop which finishes back at your starting point. It involves paved road up to the City Lake property, and dirt trail wit...
Go to Letter: