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Please see our Trail Crew/s formation thread to help with Trails

This US Forest Service Interactive map has opportunities for horseback riding. use the map to zoom into our region.

Learn about the National Forest System System Trails.



Elk Mountain Riding Company

VX3 Trail Rides (Blowing Rock)



Cranes Nest Trail Flickr (Album) Clintwood)

Scott County Regional Horse Association

Cliffview Trading Post  (New River Valley)

Russell Fork Trail CRDRT

!Note:  Many portions of this 10 mile trail is not suitable for riding on a horse!

 Poor signage, please study up on the links below! (July 2021)    

     Breaks Interstate Park to Bartlick

     Haysi to Bartlick

     Splashdam Mine Pass

ASTC Report:

1/5.  Haysi to Splashdam Mine Pass.  (Suited for Hiking, Biking, and Horses)

2/5.  Splashdam Mine Pass Loop.  (Suited for Hiking with tick prevention). 

3/5.  Down to Bartlick.   (Really steep, very poor signage, only for hiking)

4/5.  Bartlick to the Top. (Really steep climb).

5/5.  Top to the 80.  (Ok for biking and horse, poor signage)


Greenbrier River Trail (Prestonsburg)

Pipestem Adventures (next to Pipestem Resort State Park, northeast of Princeton)


Sugarcamp Mountain Trails

The Stables at Creekside Glen

Lick Creek Trail (Southern Pike County) CRDRT

Pikeville Horse Trails & Tours CRDRT

Climax Horse Camp

Red Hill Horse Camp

The Kentucky Wildlands

The Appalachian Horse Project

Triple R Ranch Outfitters (They offer guides, but you must bring your own horse)

Tygarts State Forest

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