Best Horseback Riding in Vermont

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

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#1. Central Vermont Rail-Trail


You’ll need a sense of adventure to get the most from this trail, which is not yet fully developed. The stunning Vermont scenery, however, may lure people to the trail despite its rough surface. Surf…
From the guidebook "Rails To Trails: Connecticut, Rhode Island, Massachusetts, Vermont, New Hampshire, Maine"
Saint Albans, VT - Cross-Country Skiing, Horseback Riding, Mountain Biking, Rail-Trails - 27 miles
Published by The Globe Pequot Press

#2. Montpelier and Wells River Rail-Trail


The Montpelier and Wells River Rail-Trail offers panoramic views of the Vermont mountains and is quite spectacular. But it may take some effort as the trail is at its best once you have traveled uphil…
From the guidebook "Rails To Trails: Connecticut, Rhode Island, Massachusetts, Vermont, New Hampshire, Maine"
Montpelier, VT - Cross-Country Skiing, Horseback Riding, Mountain Biking, Rail-Trails - 14.5 miles
Published by The Globe Pequot Press

#3. Alburg Recreational Rail-Trail


A short but superb trail nestled in the remote, lake-filled region of northwestern Vermont—just a few miles from the Canadian border. Several wildlife refuges are nearby. While the trail starts o…
From the guidebook "Rails To Trails: Connecticut, Rhode Island, Massachusetts, Vermont, New Hampshire, Maine"
Alburg, VT - Cross-Country Skiing, Hiking, Horseback Riding, Mountain Biking, Rail-Trails, Walking - 3.5 miles
Published by The Globe Pequot Press