Fort Bayard Big Juniper Tree Trail Horseback Riding
The 12th most popular equestrian trail in New Mexico.
Thursday 11 August 2016 04:12 GMT
East of Silver City and north of Santa Clara, the Fort Bayard Big Juniper Tree Trail is a 5 mile horseback riding loop. It runs from Fort Bayard Adminstrative Site Trailhead To Arenas Valley Trailhead. The route is shared by hikers, mountain bikers and equestrians.
To reach the horseback riding trailhead from Silver City travel east on US Hwy. 180 approximately 4 miles to the Arenas Valley Road. Travel the Arenas Valley Road 1.5 miles north. The trailhead is at the end of the road.
Overall, Fort Bayard Big Juniper Tree Trail is the 12th most popular horse trail of all 22 horseback rides in New Mexico. Several of the better horse trails are nearby Fort Bayard Big Juniper Tree Trail including Black Canyon Trail, Black Range Crest Trail, Granny Mountain Trail, Sawmill Wagon Road NRT, Turkey Creek Trail, West Fork Trail and Wood Haul Wagon Ruts.