Near Pearisburg in the George Washington National Forest, the White Pines Horse Camp has miles of orange blazed horse trails to explore.
Directions from Blacksburg: Follow Rt 460 to Pearisburg. Take Rt 100 to Rt 42 (10 miles). Follow Rt 42 for 10 miles. Turn right onto Rt 606. Go 1 mile, turn right onto Rt 201 just past store. Go about 1.7 miles. White Pines Horse Camp is on the right.
Note: no horses are allowed on the nearby Appalachian Trail (blazed in white).
Overall, White Pines is the 15th most popular horse trail of all 35 horseback rides in Virginia.