Trail Ride Tips


Catch Fall Color

Ready to ride through spectacular fall color? Here’s how to plan your trip, and stay safe and comfortable on your ride.
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18 Treasured Trails

These seasoned equestrian travelers have journeyed with their Missouri Fox Trotters from California to Missouri and from Texas to Canada. Here are their favorite places to camp and ride.
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Prep Tips for Group Rides

Set your horse up for success at going on trail rides with a group.
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Improve Your Horse-Camping Skills

Are you a first-time horse camper? Here's what we need to know and how to prepare yourself so things go smoothly.
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Tips to Keep Riding at Midlife and Beyond

Great tips and information for keeping you riding through middle age and beyond.
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Cinch Up Your Horse Saddle Right

When you saddle your horse, secure your horse saddle's points of attachment in the proper order to keep the saddle in place. If your horse takes a step when the saddle isn't properly secured, he may feel a shift or roll, and spook.
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