Equestrian Trails

There are more than 1,000 miles of state-designated trails open to equestrian riders and 20 plus equestrian-friendly campgrounds located in many Michigan state parks and state forests. Riding stables are available in a handful of southeastern state parks, which offer horse rentals. 

State parks with equestrian trails and amenities:

Trail Maps

Equestrian-friendly Campgrounds:

Riding stables with rentals

Riding stables that offer rentals are available in a handful of southeastern Michigan state parks. These facilities are privately operated so prices, hours and regulations will vary by location. The stables include:

Volunteer efforts

Many dedicated volunteers help maintain equestrian trails, plan special events and organize clean-up efforts. Michigan state parks are self-supporting and rely on user fees and dedicated volunteers to help protect and preserve these scenic areas. Consider joining the efforts of these important partners: