Best Horseback Riding in Wisconsin

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

  • #1 Bugline Trail

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    Menomonee Falls, WI

    This is a surprisingly secluded trail in a sprawling metropolitan area. An active quarry and three parks enroute add to the interest. Surface: Crushed limestone, wood-planked bridges; natural ...
    •  13.7 miles
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    This is a surprisingly secluded trail in a sprawling metropolitan area. An active quarry and three parks enroute add to the ...

  • #2 The "400" State Trail

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    Reedsburg, WI

    The “400” is a pleasant trail with many river crossings and five towns en route. The easternmost link of a 100-mile rail-trail system, it’s near Wisconsin Dells, one of the state’s most popular ...
    •  29.5 miles
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    The “400” is a pleasant trail with many river crossings and five towns en route. The easternmost link of a 100-mile rail-trail ...

  • #3 Sugar River State Trail

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    New Glarus, WI

    New Glarus is a wonderfully hospitable town with a strong Swiss heritage. Marsh and dairy farm scenery and pleasant trail towns are found along the trail. Surface: The first 0.3 mile south from ...
    •  23.1 miles
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    New Glarus is a wonderfully hospitable town with a strong Swiss heritage. Marsh and dairy farm scenery and pleasant trail ...

  • #4 Gandy Dancer Trail

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    Saint Croix Falls, WI

    The Gandy Dancer has a nice mix of woodlot, farm, marsh, and lake scenery, with frequent services at nine communities along the trail. An exceptionally scenic state park is near the southern ...
    •  47.1 miles
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    The Gandy Dancer has a nice mix of woodlot, farm, marsh, and lake scenery, with frequent services at nine communities along ...

  • #5 Old Abe State Trail

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    Cornell, WI

    Wonderful views of the broad Chippewa River and woodland scenery permeate the Old Abe Trail. Along the way you’ll visit Brunet Island State Park and the interesting city of Chippewa Falls. The ...
    •  18.1 miles
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    Wonderful views of the broad Chippewa River and woodland scenery permeate the Old Abe Trail. Along the way you’ll visit Brunet ...

  • #6 Greenbush Purple Trail

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    Greenbush, WI

    Like the village, the trails have their own unique character. A deep, sheltering forest helps hold the snow when nearby farm fields are bare. Thanks to the dedication of the local Kettle Moraine ...
    •  Day use
    •  5.1 miles
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    Like the village, the trails have their own unique character. A deep, sheltering forest helps hold the snow when nearby farm ...

  • #7 Wild Goose State Trail

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    Fond due Lac, WI

    This quiet trail that skirts the west side of the vast Horicon National Wildlife Refuge is a haven for songbirds. There are pleasant parks in Juneau and Oakfield. There is a 1.6-mile on-road ...
    •  33.7 miles
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    This quiet trail that skirts the west side of the vast Horicon National Wildlife Refuge is a haven for songbirds. There are ...

  • #8 Black Hawk Unit

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    Sauk City, WI

    Named after a Native American chief who led a group of followers in an unsuccessful war against federal troops in the 1830s, the Black Hawk Unit of the Lower Wisconsin State Riverway is a stretch ...
    •  3 hours
    •  5 miles
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    Named after a Native American chief who led a group of followers in an unsuccessful war against federal troops in the 1830s, ...

  • #9 Magnolia Bluff Park

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    Evansville, WI

    Trek around and to the top of an exposed rocky bluff for a fantastic view of the surrounding countryside, see some rare plants, and explore hardwood forest. Primarily consisting of sandstone, ...
    •  1 hour
    •  2.4 miles
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    Trek around and to the top of an exposed rocky bluff for a fantastic view of the surrounding countryside, see some rare plants, ...

  • #10 Token Creek Park

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    DeForest, WI

    This hike circumnavigates a county park featuring landscapes of prairie and sedge meadow, with rugged sections near the park’s namesake creek that are a bit more challenging than the typical ...
    •  1-1.5 hours
    •  3 miles
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    This hike circumnavigates a county park featuring landscapes of prairie and sedge meadow, with rugged sections near the park’s ...

  • #11 Magnolia Bluff County Park

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    Evansville, WI

    With a path that clambers up a craggy sandstone bluff to a sweeping view over surrounding farmland, this scenic hike also offers some good exercise as you head up the steep slope. There are two ...
    •  1.5-2 hours
    •  2.8 miles
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    With a path that clambers up a craggy sandstone bluff to a sweeping view over surrounding farmland, this scenic hike also ...

  • #12 Donald Park

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    Mount Horeb, WI

    Located in the area where rolling hills shaped by glaciers meet the more rugged terrain of the Driftless Area, Donald Park sits amidst the picturesque fields and barns of the former Donald/Woodburn ...
    •  2.5 hours
    •  4 miles
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    Located in the area where rolling hills shaped by glaciers meet the more rugged terrain of the Driftless Area, Donald Park ...

  • #13 Governor Dodge State Park: Lost Canyon Trail

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    Dodgeville, WI

    Visit a waterfall in a canyon and a cave in the bluffs, and cross hill and vale along Twin Valley Lake before returning through a canyon full of trees and a creek.
    •  3 hours
    •  8.8 miles
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    Visit a waterfall in a canyon and a cave in the bluffs, and cross hill and vale along Twin Valley Lake before returning through ...

  • #14 Muskego Park

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    Muskego, WI

    Another one of Waukesha County’s fine parks, Muskego Park includes a two-acre swimming pond and a twenty-four-site campground. The trees this trail passes through are part of a sixty-acre hardwood ...
    •  30 minutes to 1 hour
    •  1.4 miles
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    Another one of Waukesha County’s fine parks, Muskego Park includes a two-acre swimming pond and a twenty-four-site campground. ...

  • #15 Spruce River Trail (Cfr)

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    Douglas County, WI

    Spruce River Trail (Cfr) is a hiking, biking, and horse trail in Douglas County, Wisconsin. It is two miles long and begins at 1,284 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 3.8 miles with ...
    •  2.0 miles

    Spruce River Trail (Cfr) is a hiking, biking, and horse trail in Douglas County, Wisconsin. It is two miles long and begins ...

  • #16 Beef River Recreational Vehicle Trail

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    Trempealeau County, WI

    Beef River Recreational Vehicle Trail is a hiking, biking, and horse trail in Trempealeau County, Wisconsin. It is 0.6 miles long and begins at 880 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is ...
    •  0.6 miles

    Beef River Recreational Vehicle Trail is a hiking, biking, and horse trail in Trempealeau County, Wisconsin. It is 0.6 miles ...

  • #17 Stephens Falls Hike

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    Dodgeville, WI

    Like the other hike in Governor Dodge Park, this one takes in several trails as it runs up and over several ridges. The climbs can be challenging, including a vigorous ascent to some hollow caves ...
    •  4 hours
    •  8.5 miles
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    Like the other hike in Governor Dodge Park, this one takes in several trails as it runs up and over several ridges. The climbs ...

  • #18 See Trail

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    Chippewa County, WI

    See Trail is a hiking, biking, and horse trail in Chippewa County, Wisconsin. It is 2.8 miles long and begins at 854 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 5.6 miles with a total elevation ...
    •  2.8 miles

    See Trail is a hiking, biking, and horse trail in Chippewa County, Wisconsin. It is 2.8 miles long and begins at 854 feet ...

  • #19 Ahnapee State Trail

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    Sturgeon Bay, WI

    The Ahnapee State Trail in northeast Wisconsin provides a scenic 45-mile journey between Sturgeon Bay and Kewaunee, featuring a tour of water bodies along the Door Peninsula. The trail follows ...
    •  44.9 miles
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    The Ahnapee State Trail in northeast Wisconsin provides a scenic 45-mile journey between Sturgeon Bay and Kewaunee, featuring ...

  • #20 Prairie Loop Trail

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    Hixon Forest, WI

    Prairie Loop Trail is a hiking and horse trail in La Crosse, Wisconsin. It is within Hixon Forest. It is 1.2 miles long and begins at 1,278 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 2.3 miles ...
    •  1.2 miles

    Prairie Loop Trail is a hiking and horse trail in La Crosse, Wisconsin. It is within Hixon Forest. It is 1.2 miles long and ...