Best Horseback Riding in Nebraska

This list represents the most popular horseback riding in Nebraska. Use this list to plan your next Nebraska horseback riding trip. Select a state and/or activity below to find even more top trails.

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#1. MoPac East Trail


A perfect country stroll, the MoPac East Trail extends for some 20-plus miles into the countryside east of Lincoln. This hike, an easy walk along a well laid out trail, covers the first few miles, fro…
From the guidebook "Best Easy Day Hikes: Lincoln and Omaha"
Lincoln, NE - Hiking, Horseback Riding - 5.4 miles
Published by Falcon Guides

#2. Oak Creek Trail


If you’re looking for a break from the more urban hikes in this book, this remote, rural trail is it. Less than an hour’s drive from Lincoln and just slightly over an hour from Omaha, the crushed lime…
From the guidebook "Best Easy Day Hikes: Lincoln and Omaha"
Valparaiso, NE - Hiking, Horseback Riding - 4.9 miles
Published by Falcon Guides

#3. Wabash Trace


Located just across the Missouri River from Omaha in Council Bluffs, Iowa, the Wabash Trace follows the old Council Bluffs–St. Louis rail line. This longer and more challenging hike gives some good vi…
From the guidebook "Best Easy Day Hikes: Lincoln and Omaha"
Council Bluffs, NE - Cross-Country Skiing, Hiking, Horseback Riding - 8.2 miles
Published by Falcon Guides

#4. Indian Cave Trail


This hike is a challenge: It begins in the muck of the Missouri River bottoms and climbs a steep ascent through thick forest before plunging back down to earth. Those who take this hike will be rewa…
From the guidebook "Best Easy Day Hikes: Lincoln and Omaha"
Barada, NE - Cross-Country Skiing, Hiking, Horseback Riding, Mountain Biking - 3.8 miles
Published by Falcon Guides