FEATURED: Romero Canyon Horse Trail
Southeast of Santa Barbara in the Los Padres National Forest, the Romero Canyon Trail is open to horseback riding and is a rocky scramble up an old narrowing fire road into the Santa Ynez mountains.
HORSEBACK RIDING RUSSLERS GULCH, COLORADO
Located in southwest Colorado, the horseback ride up Russlers Gulch is one of the epic high alpine trail rides in the Rockies. The route starts north of Gothic townsite and runs east up Russlers Gulch into the box canyon.
CRESTED BUTTE HORSE BACK RIDING
The mountains around Crested Butte are laced with scenic high-alpine horse trails. From wildflower meadows to above-treeline treks, this is a mecca for horseback riders.