Devils Hopyard Horseback Riding
The 7th most popular equestrian trail in New Hampshire.
Friday 29 July 2016 04:22 GMT
Near Gorham in the White Mountain National Forest, the Devils Hopyard is a 20 mile route open to horseback riding.
The White Mountain National Forest permits horseback riding on many trails and roads. However, the trails are not particularly condusive to horseback riding due to numerous roots and rocks which present hazards to horses. Also, the trails tend to be narrow, steep and sometimes brush covered.
There are many old timber and/or dirt roads offering pleasurable horseback riding. These include: Sawyer River Road, Rob Brook Road, East Branch/Slippery Brook Road, Evergreen Valley Road, Pinkham B, Peaked Hill, Sandwich Notch Road, Tripoli Road, Patte Brook, Wild River Road, Langdon Brook Road, and Zealand Road.
Overall, Devils Hopyard is the 7th most popular horse trail of all 17 horseback rides in New Hampshire.