Barkcamp State Park Horseback Riding

The 8th most popular equestrian trail in Ohio.

Facebook Pinterest Twitter Email

Northeast of Belmont, the 1200 acre Barkcamp State Park has 24 miles of bridle trails through rugged hills of meadows and forests.

Barkcamps bridle trail meanders along the entire lakeshore affording a pleasant days ride. A special paved trail winds through the pioneer village, enters the adjoining mature woodlands and provides access to the Antique Barn. Interpretive signs are placed along the route explaining the cultural and natural history of the park.

To reach the trailhead from Belmont, head east on SR149 for 1 mile. Turn left (north) on Plainfield Rd. and go to the park entrance. Look for the Horsemans Camp.

Overall, Barkcamp State Park is the 8th most popular horse trail of all 32 horseback rides in Ohio.

Barkcamp State Park Horseback Riding Map



Local Contact(s):  Barkcamp State Park (740) 484-4064; Ohio Visitor Bureau (800) BUCKEYE; Ohio Horsemens Council (614) 837-7635.

Best Season:  Apr. - Nov.

Average Difficulty:  Moderate

Base Camp:  State Park Campground

Reference Source:  click here

GPS:  40.03675, -81.01573

Date Published:  1/5/2016

Date Updated:  6/25/2016

ID:  13095

Barkcamp State Park Horseback Riding Map


Our one-step registration gives you instant, unlimited access to all of our printable trail guides for ALL sports in ALL regions worldwide.

For horseback riding the Barkcamp State Park in Ohio, our printable trail guides offers trail descriptions, maps, lodging suggestions, driving directions, levels of difficulty and points-of-contact.