East of Greenfield near Erving, the 4,500 acre Erving State Forest has miles of trails shared by hikers, bikers and equestrians. The ESF is on the dividing line between Northern and Southern New England forests cultures thus producing high foliage diversity.
To reach the horseback riding trailhead from Greenfield at Exit 26 of US91, head east on SR2 for about 20 miles through Erving. Follow the signs to the Laurel Lake Campground parking.
Overall, Erving State Forest is the 18th most popular horse trail of all 23 horseback rides in Massachusetts.