Best Horseback Riding in Tennessee

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

  • #1 Abrams Falls Trail

    23 Reviews

    Great Smoky Mountains National Park, TN

    Abrams Falls Trail is a hiking trail in Blount County, Tennessee. It is within Great Smoky Mountains National Park. It is 4.2 miles long and begins at 1,708 feet altitude. Traveling the entire ...
    •  4.2 miles

    Abrams Falls Trail is a hiking trail in Blount County, Tennessee. It is within Great Smoky Mountains National Park. It is ...

  • #2 Wilderness Trail

    17 Reviews

    Nashville, TN

    This trail, which is the most difficult trail in this entire guidebook, extends along rugged bluffs of the Cumberland River at Cordell Hull Lake. The trail, also known as Cordell Hull Lake Horse ...
    •  6 hours
    •  12 miles
    •  Guide

    This trail, which is the most difficult trail in this entire guidebook, extends along rugged bluffs of the Cumberland River ...

  • #3 Grotto Falls

    5 Reviews

    Gatlinburg, TN

    Grotto Falls is appropriately named. Roaring Fork spills from an overhanging ledge some 20 feet into a small pool, creating a dry space behind the falls for the trail to pass. The waterfall ...
    •  2 hours
    •  2.6 miles
    •  Guide

    Grotto Falls is appropriately named. Roaring Fork spills from an overhanging ledge some 20 feet into a small pool, creating ...

  • #4 Spence Field via Cades Cove

    1 Reviews

    Townsend, TN

    Anthony Creek cascading over mossy boulders, cove forests carpeted in spring wildflowers, two Appalachian Trail shelters, big trees, great autumn foliage, and scenic Spence Field all conspire ...
    •  7 hours to Overnight
    •  13.2 miles
    •  Guide

    Anthony Creek cascading over mossy boulders, cove forests carpeted in spring wildflowers, two Appalachian Trail shelters, ...

  • #5 Stone Door Road

    5 Reviews

    South Cumberland Recreation Area, TN

    Stone Door Road is a hiking, biking, and horse trail in Grundy County, Tennessee. It is within South Cumberland Recreation Area. It is 2.2 miles long and begins at 1,817 feet altitude. Traveling ...
    •  2.2 miles

    Stone Door Road is a hiking, biking, and horse trail in Grundy County, Tennessee. It is within South Cumberland Recreation ...

  • #6 Indian Flats Falls

    1 Reviews

    Townsend, TN

    The easy walk along Lynn Camp Prong is the quintessential Smokies stream hike. Many photographs taken along this stream show up on postcards or prints sold in area stores. In spring the trail ...
    •  4 hours
    •  8 miles
    •  Guide

    The easy walk along Lynn Camp Prong is the quintessential Smokies stream hike. Many photographs taken along this stream show ...

  • #7 Collins Gulf Access

    5 Reviews

    South Cumberland Recreation Area, TN

    Collins Gulf Access is a hiking, biking, and horse trail in Grundy County, Tennessee. It is within South Cumberland Recreation Area. It is 1.2 miles long and begins at 1,821 feet altitude. Traveling ...
    •  1.2 miles

    Collins Gulf Access is a hiking, biking, and horse trail in Grundy County, Tennessee. It is within South Cumberland Recreation ...

  • #8 Big South Fork Ramble

    0 Reviews

    Oneida, TN

    If mountain biking is your passion, you will definitely want to spend a full weekend in the park. The park lies along the Cumberland Plateau in northeastern Tennessee and southeastern Kentucky. ...
    •  5.3 miles
    •  Guide

    If mountain biking is your passion, you will definitely want to spend a full weekend in the park. The park lies along the ...

  • #9 Cucumber Gap Trail

    3 Reviews

    Great Smoky Mountains National Park, TN

    Cucumber Gap Trail is a hiking trail in Sevier County, Tennessee. It is within Great Smoky Mountains National Park. It is 2.3 miles long and begins at 2,554 feet altitude. Traveling the entire ...
    •  2.3 miles

    Cucumber Gap Trail is a hiking trail in Sevier County, Tennessee. It is within Great Smoky Mountains National Park. It is ...

  • #10 Norris

    2 Reviews

    Norris Dam, TN

    Norris is a hiking, biking, and horse trail in Anderson County, Tennessee. It is within Norris Dam. It is 1.3 miles long and begins at 1,067 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 2.6 miles ...
    •  1.3 miles

    Norris is a hiking, biking, and horse trail in Anderson County, Tennessee. It is within Norris Dam. It is 1.3 miles long ...

  • #11 Cosby Horse Trail

    2 Reviews

    Great Smoky Mountains National Park, TN

    Cosby Horse Trail is a hiking and horse trail in Cocke County, Tennessee. It is within Great Smoky Mountains National Park. It is 1.2 miles long and begins at 2,356 feet altitude. Traveling the ...
    •  1.2 miles

    Cosby Horse Trail is a hiking and horse trail in Cocke County, Tennessee. It is within Great Smoky Mountains National Park. ...

  • #12 Finley Cane Trail

    1 Reviews

    Great Smoky Mountains National Park, TN

    Finley Cane Trail is a hiking and horse trail in Blount County, Tennessee. It is within Great Smoky Mountains National Park. It is 2.7 miles long and begins at 1,834 feet altitude. Traveling ...
    •  2.7 miles

    Finley Cane Trail is a hiking and horse trail in Blount County, Tennessee. It is within Great Smoky Mountains National Park. ...

  • #13 Lead Cove Trail

    0 Reviews

    Great Smoky Mountains National Park, TN

    Lead Cove Trail is a hiking and horse trail in Blount County, Tennessee. It is within Great Smoky Mountains National Park. It is 1.7 miles long and begins at 1,834 feet altitude. Traveling the ...
    •  1.7 miles

    Lead Cove Trail is a hiking and horse trail in Blount County, Tennessee. It is within Great Smoky Mountains National Park. ...

  • #14 Cooper Road Trail

    1 Reviews

    Great Smoky Mountains National Park, TN

    Cooper Road Trail is a hiking and horse trail in Blount County, Tennessee. It is within Great Smoky Mountains National Park. It is 10.4 miles long and begins at 1,817 feet altitude. Traveling ...
    •  10.4 miles

    Cooper Road Trail is a hiking and horse trail in Blount County, Tennessee. It is within Great Smoky Mountains National Park. ...

  • #15 Rabbit Creek Trail

    1 Reviews

    Great Smoky Mountains National Park, TN

    Rabbit Creek Trail is a hiking and horse trail in Blount County, Tennessee. It is within Great Smoky Mountains National Park. It is 7.7 miles long and begins at 1,705 feet altitude. Traveling ...
    •  7.7 miles

    Rabbit Creek Trail is a hiking and horse trail in Blount County, Tennessee. It is within Great Smoky Mountains National Park. ...

  • #16 Spence Field and Russell Field Loop

    0 Reviews

    Townsend, TN

    This is a classic Smokies loop, done as either a dayhike or overnight adventure. Leave Cades Cove along scenic Anthony Creek. Rise to Bote Mountain, reaching Spence Field and the Appalachian ...
    •  6-8 hours
    •  13 miles
    •  Guide

    This is a classic Smokies loop, done as either a dayhike or overnight adventure. Leave Cades Cove along scenic Anthony Creek. ...

  • #17 Pine Mountain Loop

    0 Reviews

    Happy Valley, TN

    From the lowest trailhead in the park, follow lovely Abrams Creek on a watery hike past numerous shoals and huge pools, eventually fording the big stream. A low ridge offers views of Look Rock. ...
    •  4-5.5 hours
    •  8.1 miles
    •  Guide

    From the lowest trailhead in the park, follow lovely Abrams Creek on a watery hike past numerous shoals and huge pools, eventually ...

  • #18 Rocky Top via Lead Cove

    0 Reviews

    Townsend, TN

    This hike is the epitome of the old adage, “You reap what you sow.” You will burn a lot of calories on this climb with views as good as they come. Travel Lead Cove to intersect Bote Mountain ...
    •  6-8 hours
    •  11.6 miles
    •  Guide

    This hike is the epitome of the old adage, “You reap what you sow.” You will burn a lot of calories on this climb with views ...

  • #19 Jeep Trail

    0 Reviews

    Wilson County, TN

    Jeep Trail is a hiking, biking, and horse trail in Wilson County, Tennessee. It is 1.3 miles long and begins at 817 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 2.5 miles with a total elevation ...
    •  1.3 miles

    Jeep Trail is a hiking, biking, and horse trail in Wilson County, Tennessee. It is 1.3 miles long and begins at 817 feet ...

  • #20 Turkeypen Ridge Trail

    0 Reviews

    Great Smoky Mountains National Park, TN

    Turkeypen Ridge Trail is a hiking and horse trail in Blount County, Tennessee. It is within Great Smoky Mountains National Park. It is 3.6 miles long and begins at 1,834 feet altitude. Traveling ...
    •  3.6 miles

    Turkeypen Ridge Trail is a hiking and horse trail in Blount County, Tennessee. It is within Great Smoky Mountains National ...