Poverty Creek Trail Horseback Riding

The 11th most popular equestrian trail in Virginia.

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Northwest of Blacksburg at the Pandapos Pond Recreation Area, the Poverty Creek trail network has over 17 miles of horseback riding routes. The horse trails include Poverty Creek Trail, Gap Mountain Trail and Brush Mountain Trail.

To reach the horseback riding trailhead from Blacksburg, head west on SR460. Turn left across crom SR621 to the trailhead parking area.

Overall, Poverty Creek Trail is the 11th most popular horse trail of all 35 horseback rides in Virginia. Several of the better horse trails are nearby Poverty Creek Trail including Cumberland Mountain Trail, Shenandoah Mountain Horse Trail System, Allegheny Trail, North Mountain, Signal Knob Loop and Glenwood Horse Trail.


Local Contact(s):  George Washington National Forest (540) 265-5100; Virginia Tourism (800) 847-4882; Virginia Horse Council (804) 449-6243..

Best Season:  May - Sept.

Average Difficulty:  Moderate

Reference Source:  click here http://www.fs.usda.gov/gwj/

Article Source:   Best Poverty Creek Trail Horseback Riding Review https://www.trailsource.com/?type=HORSE&id=14644

GPS:  37.2857, -80.4609

Date Published:  3/16/2016

Date Updated:  8/18/2016

ID:  14644

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