Best Horseback Riding in Pennsylvania

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

  • #1 Valley Creek Trail

    5 Reviews

    Valley Forge National Historical Park, PA

    Valley Creek Trail is a hiking, biking, and horse trail in Chester County, Pennsylvania. It is within Valley Forge National Historical Park. It is a mile long and begins at 106 feet altitude. ...
    •  1.0 miles

    Valley Creek Trail is a hiking, biking, and horse trail in Chester County, Pennsylvania. It is within Valley Forge National ...

  • #2 Wissahickon Gorge North Loop

    1 Reviews

    Philadelphia, PA

    There are two major attractions on this hike that make this an absolute must for serious outdoor lovers. Hikers can investigate the history and historical significance of Northwest Philadelphia ...
    •  3 hours
    •  5.5 miles
    •  Guide

    There are two major attractions on this hike that make this an absolute must for serious outdoor lovers. Hikers can investigate ...

  • #3 Mountain Streams

    1 Reviews

    Ligonier, PA

    This hike uses a number of trails that are part of the Mountain Streams trail system in Forbes State Forest. Sights along the way include Indian Creek, a very good trout stream (though in places ...
    •  3 to 3.5 hours
    •  6.7 miles
    •  Guide

    This hike uses a number of trails that are part of the Mountain Streams trail system in Forbes State Forest. Sights along ...

  • #4 Ridley Creek State Park

    1 Reviews

    Media, PA

    The park is sprawling, at nearly 3,000 acres, and it has something for everyone, from hiking and biking to fishing and horseback riding. Hunting Hill Mansion, in the main part of the park, is ...
    •  1.5 hours
    •  2 miles
    •  Guide

    The park is sprawling, at nearly 3,000 acres, and it has something for everyone, from hiking and biking to fishing and horseback ...

  • #5 French Creek State Park

    0 Reviews

    Reading, PA

    After you finish this 6.0-mile loop, you can visit historic Hopewell Furnace, a once- thriving industrial plantation built on the border of Berks and Chester Counties in 1771. See a restored ...
    •  3 hours
    •  6 miles
    •  Guide

    After you finish this 6.0-mile loop, you can visit historic Hopewell Furnace, a once- thriving industrial plantation built ...

  • #6 Quebec Road

    0 Reviews

    Forbes State Forest, PA

    Quebec Road is a hiking, biking, and horse trail in Fayette County, Pennsylvania. It is within Quebec Run Wild Area and Forbes State Forest. It is 3.8 miles long and begins at 2,155 feet altitude. ...
    •  3.8 miles

    Quebec Road is a hiking, biking, and horse trail in Fayette County, Pennsylvania. It is within Quebec Run Wild Area and Forbes ...

  • #7 Wissahickon Green Ribon Trail

    1 Reviews

    Montgomery County, PA

    Wissahickon Green Ribon Trail is a hiking and horse trail in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania. It is 6.8 miles long and begins at 215 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 2.9 miles with ...
    •  6.8 miles

    Wissahickon Green Ribon Trail is a hiking and horse trail in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania. It is 6.8 miles long and begins ...

  • #8 Tunnel Spur Drive

    1 Reviews

    Poe Paddy State Park, PA

    Tunnel Spur Drive is a hiking, biking, and horse trail in Haines township, Pennsylvania. It is within Bald Eagle State Forest and Poe Paddy State Park. It is 0.5 miles long and begins at 953 ...
    •  0.5 miles

    Tunnel Spur Drive is a hiking, biking, and horse trail in Haines township, Pennsylvania. It is within Bald Eagle State Forest ...

  • #9 Ruth Will Trail

    1 Reviews

    Tiadaghton State Forest, PA

    Ruth Will Trail is a hiking, biking, and horse trail in Lycoming County, Pennsylvania. It is within Tiadaghton State Forest. It is 0.1 miles long and begins at 2,140 feet altitude. Traveling ...
    •  0.1 miles

    Ruth Will Trail is a hiking, biking, and horse trail in Lycoming County, Pennsylvania. It is within Tiadaghton State Forest. ...

  • #10 Pa Gamelands

    1 Reviews

    State Game Land 113, PA

    Pa Gamelands is a hiking, biking, and horse trail in Mifflin County, Pennsylvania. It is within State Game Land 113. It is 1.1 miles long and begins at 650 feet altitude. Traveling the entire ...
    •  1.1 miles

    Pa Gamelands is a hiking, biking, and horse trail in Mifflin County, Pennsylvania. It is within State Game Land 113. It is ...

  • #11 Wissahickon Gorge North Loop

    0 Reviews

    Philadelphia, PA

    There are two major attractions on this hike that make this an absolute must for serious outdoor lovers. Hikers can investigate the history and historical significance of Northwest Philadelphia ...
    •  3.5-4 hours
    •  3.7 miles
    •  Guide

    There are two major attractions on this hike that make this an absolute must for serious outdoor lovers. Hikers can investigate ...

  • #12 Logan Falls

    0 Reviews

    Tionesta, PA

    This hike leads to one of the most dramatic waterfalls in northwestern Pennsylvania. You first walk on an abandoned rail bed that runs alongside Tionesta Creek, one of the nicest streams in the ...
    •  4 hours
    •  6 miles
    •  Guide

    This hike leads to one of the most dramatic waterfalls in northwestern Pennsylvania. You first walk on an abandoned rail ...

  • #13 Tyler State Park - Covered Bridge

    0 Reviews

    Newtown, PA

    The area now known as Tyler State Park was once the homestead and farm of George F. Tyler and his wife. The 1,711-acre park is a popular place for horseback riding. The park also has numerous ...
    •  1 hour
    •  2 miles
    •  Guide

    The area now known as Tyler State Park was once the homestead and farm of George F. Tyler and his wife. The 1,711-acre park ...

  • #14 Swatara State Park: Rail Trail/Bear Hole Loop

    0 Reviews

    Pine Grove, PA

    After a short walk along Swopes Valley Road, this hike picks up the Swatara Rail-Trail and follows it northwest for 3 miles to the Sand Siding Trail. Here the hike heads to the west, crossing ...
    •  3-4 hours
    •  7.3 miles
    •  Guide

    After a short walk along Swopes Valley Road, this hike picks up the Swatara Rail-Trail and follows it northwest for 3 miles ...

  • #15 Cook Forest State Park

    0 Reviews

    Clarion, PA

    This hike takes you into the Clarion River Valley and alongside the dark waters of the Clarion River. This descent is followed by a climb out of the gorge to River Valley and a heart-stopping ...
    •  4 hours
    •  6.6 miles
    •  Guide

    This hike takes you into the Clarion River Valley and alongside the dark waters of the Clarion River. This descent is followed ...

  • #16 Riverview Park

    0 Reviews

    Bellevue, PA

    Riverview Park, located just north of Pittsburgh’s downtown, was once an amusement park of sorts. Today its merry-go-round is long gone. If you enjoy walking through the woods and are intrigued ...
    •  4 hours
    •  3.9 miles
    •  Guide

    Riverview Park, located just north of Pittsburgh’s downtown, was once an amusement park of sorts. Today its merry-go-round ...

  • #17 Mingo Creek

    0 Reviews

    Courtney, PA

    Mingo Creek County Park southwest of Pittsburgh is a true multiuse park, popular with everyone from horseback riders and picnickers to history buffs and model airplane operators. There’s plenty ...
    •  2
    •  3.1 miles
    •  Guide

    Mingo Creek County Park southwest of Pittsburgh is a true multiuse park, popular with everyone from horseback riders and ...

  • #18 Yough River Trail

    0 Reviews

    West Newton, PA

    The Yough River Trail is part of the Great Allegheny Passage, a 150-mile rail trail connecting Pittsburgh with Cumberland, Maryland, though a connection to the C&O Canal path will let you go ...
    •  5
    •  6 miles
    •  Guide

    The Yough River Trail is part of the Great Allegheny Passage, a 150-mile rail trail connecting Pittsburgh with Cumberland, ...

  • #19 Great Allegheny Passage

    0 Reviews

    Homestead, PA

    Now the longest rail-trail east of the Mississippi River, the 150-mile Great Allegheny Passage (GAP) spans two states in its course along great rivers and across mountain passes. Running from ...
    •  150 miles
    •  Guide

    Now the longest rail-trail east of the Mississippi River, the 150-mile Great Allegheny Passage (GAP) spans two states in ...

  • #20 Great Allegheny Passage

    0 Reviews

    Pittsburgh, PA

    Attracting thousands of visitors from across the country each year, the 150-mile Great Allegheny Passage (GAP) is an ideal rail-trail for multiday exploration. The trail winds its way along scenic ...
    •  150 miles
    •  Guide

    Attracting thousands of visitors from across the country each year, the 150-mile Great Allegheny Passage (GAP) is an ideal ...