Horse Riding & Camping

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The forests and grassland offer many trails suitable for horseback riding. Riders can explore millions of acres of beautiful scenery on multi-use trails. Use the links below to explore the many areas and trails open to horseback riding and camping.

There are several dude ranches and outfitters in the area that rent horses for trail rides and pack trips. Horses are not allowed in developed campgrounds but may be kept adjacent to them in Wyoming, and in a few select campgrounds in Colorado.  Only certified weed-free hay or processed feed may be brought onto National Forest System lands. Only processed feed may be used in wilderness areas. Tree-saver straps for picket lines and portable corrals are recommended.

Recreation Areas

Recreation Activities