Toiyabe Crest Trail Horseback Riding

The 8th most popular equestrian trail in Nevada.

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North of Tonopah and south of Austin, the Toiyabe Crest National Recreation Trail is a 75 mile horseback ride rolling along crests with vistas over classic Nevada basin and range country. The Toiyabe Crest Trail cannot be accessed directly. The northern terminus is off the Kingston Trail at 7,500. The southern terminus is off the South Twin River Trail at 6,100 .

To reach the northern terminus (Kingston Trail) from Austin, head east on US50 and then south on SR376. At about 27 miles from Austin, turn west on Kingston Creek Road (dirt) for 8 miles. Park at the head of the reservoir at the trailhead.

Overall, Toiyabe Crest Trail is the 8th most popular horse trail of all 24 horseback rides in Nevada. Several of the better horse trails are nearby Toiyabe Crest Trail including Bristlecone Pine Horse Trail, Charleston Peak / Northand South Loop, Pine Creek Trailhead, Pasco Canyon Trail, Logandale Trail System and Monitor Valley TrailRiver Mountain Trail.

Toiyabe Crest Trail Horseback Riding Map



Local Contact(s):  HNF (775) 482-6286; Nevada Tourism (800) NEVADA-8; Mustang Outfitters (775) 964-2145

Best Season:  May - Oct

Average Difficulty:  Difficult

Reference Source:  click here

GPS:  39.23896, -117.16442

Date Published:  12/26/2015

Date Updated:  4/3/2018

ID:  14212

Toiyabe Crest Trail Horseback Riding Map


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