Best Flaming Gorge Horse Trails

The Flaming Gorge area has 2 horse trails out of the 26 horseback rides found in Utah.

  July 31, 2016

Located in Utah, the horseback riding in Flaming Gorge is known for two nice riding trails. The best Flaming Gorge horseback riding based on popularity are considered to be Red Canyon Rim Trail and Swett Ranch Loop. For a detailed trail description and printable trailhead map, just select a Flaming Gorge horseback riding trail below.



Where Can I Ride Horses In Flaming Gorge?


FEATURED:  Red Canyon Rim Trail

  Flaming Gorge, Utah

  July 31, 2016

North of Vernal and southeast of Manila in the Flaming Gorge National Recreation Area, the Red Canyon Rim Trail is a 9 mile round trip horseback riding route. This narrow and relentlessly rocky trail rolls through juniper, ponderosa, douglas and aspen forests. Near the rim, there are outstanding views of the deep blue Flaming Gorge about 1,700 feet below.


FEATURED:  Swett Ranch Loop

  Flaming Gorge, Utah

  July 30, 2016

North of Vernal and southeast of Manila in the Flaming Gorge National Recreation Area, the Swett Ranch Loop is a 6 mile horseback riding route on old forest roads through juniper, ponderosa, douglas and aspen forests with scenic views of Lake Fleming Gorge and Baretop Mountain.