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Where to ride in MD Under Construction!

The chart below has names, locations, contact info, website and a brief review for many of MD's wonderful parks that have horse trails.

MD park locator map

Name Location/Contact Maps? Reviews and tips State
Baltimore - Annapolis Rail Trail Multiple access points

website

Not necessary, it's a straight line...but they are available on website Asphalt path with grass verge, heavy multi-use MD
Black Hill Regional Park 301-972-9396

website

yes, download from site Beginner friendly, mixed surface, must ride on roads to access all trails. MD
Calvert Cliffs State Park 9500 H. G. Truman Parkway, Lusby, Maryland.
301-872-5688

website

yes, download from site or purchase detail map from park hq   MD
Carroll County Eques. Center website   Rings, cross country course, and 3 miles of trails  
Cedarville State Forest 10201 Bee Oak Road
Brandywine, MD 20613
(301) 888-1410
website
yes, purchase at park HQ Good in summer, lots of shade! Beginner friendly. MD
Chesapeake & Delaware Canal Trail     Could not verify horse access (or existence) of this park MD
C & O Canal website yes, download from site It's pretty much a straight line, but can be fun. Heavy multi use in areas. MD
Cosca Regional Park 11000 Thrift Rd
Clinton, MD 20735
301-868-1397

website

    MD
Crownsville   No Local access only trails MD
Doncaster Forest Route 6
Nanjemoy, MD
301-934-2543

website

Yes, at rangers kiosk   MD
Fair Hill 300 Tawes Drive
Elkton, MD 21921
(410) 398-1246
website
yes, purchase at park HQ Call ahead to use jumps, miles of trails. MD
Freedom Park  map    
Gambrill State Park/
Cunningham Falls State Park
14039 Catoctin Hollow
Thurmont, MD 21702
301-271-7574

website

    MD
Garrett State Forest 222 Herrington Lane
Oakland, MD 21550
301-334-2038

website

yes, limited ones on website   MD
Gillis Falls   map    
Greenbelt Park 301-344-3948

website

yes, download from website   MD
Greenwell State Park Steer Horn Neck Road
Hollywood, MD 20636
301-373-9775
St. Mary's County

website

yes, purchase at park   MD
Gunpowder Falls State Park multiple locations, see website
(410)592-2897
website
yes, purchase at park HQ Good fall trails. Footing and river crossings can be tricky. MD
Henson Creek Trail 301-699-2407

website

    MD
Jug Bay 16000 Croom Airport Rd
Upper Marlboro, MD

301-627-6074

website
yes, download or purchase from park hq Sensitive area, but drains quickly. Dog friendly park. MD
Kinder Farm Park 1001 Kinder Farm Park Rd
Millersville, MD 21108
410-222-6115

website

yes, download from site Beginner friendly, short trails, multi-use local park. MD
Liberty Reservoir website map    
Little Bennett Regional Park 23701 Frederick Road
Clarksburg, Maryland 20871
301-972-6581
website
yes, download from website Beginner friendly MD
Montgomery County Agricultural Park 18400 Muncaster Rd.
Derwood, MD

301.670.8080 

website
Yes, download from website New park! MD
Morgan Run Carroll County, MD

website

Map Beginner Friendly, trails dry out 1-2 days after rain, rocky, so shoes are recommended. MD
Oak Ridge Eques. Area 3675 Oaks Road
Hughesville, MD 20637 (301) 932-3470
website
  8 miles or so of trails and three rings that can be used.   MD
Patapsco Valley State Park multiple locations, see website
(410)461-5005
website
yes, purchase at park HQ Trails can be challenging, rocky, so shoes recommended, don't ride during spring flood! MD
Patuxent River State Park multiple locations
(301) 924-2127
website
Link to wonderful TROT map of trails Fun trails with natural jumps MD
Patuxent Wildlife Refuge Laurel, MD
(410) 674-3304
website
Available at visitor's center

or download pdf

Good wet weather trails MD
Piney Run 30 Martz RD
Sykesville, MD
410-795-3274

website

map   MD
Rachel Carson Park 22201 Zion Road
Brookeville
(301) 495-2595
website
map   MD
Rockburn Branch Park Elkridge, MD
website
yes, download from website    
Rosaryville State Park 8714 Rosaryville Road
Upper Marlboro MD 20772
301-856-9656
website
yes, purchase at park HQ Call for availability, cross country course and trails MD
St. Mary's River State Park website     MD
Savage Park Savage, MD
website
yes, download from website    
Schooley Mill Park 12975 Hall Shop Road Highland, MD
410-313-4682
website
yes, download from website Beginner friendly trails, rings and cross country jumps. No bikes allowed. Dog friendly, short easy trails. MD
Seneca Creek State Park 11950 Clopper Road
Gaithersburg, MD 20878
301-924-2127

website

    MD
Sugarloaf Mountain 7901 Comus Road
Dickerson, MD 20842
301-869-7846
website
yes, download from website beginner friendly trails, some challenging climbs MD
Susquehanna State Park 3318 Rocks Chrome Hill Road
Jarrettsville, MD 21084
(410)557-7994
website
yes, brief map on website, detailed purchase from park HQ   MD
Tuckahoe State Park 13070 Crouse Mill Road
Queen Anne, MD 21657
(410) 820-1668
website
yes, download from website Great fun! call ahead to check park condition. Wet weather changes river crossings. MD
Union Mills   map    
WBA Recreational Trail 301-699-2407

website

    MD
Western Regional Park website     MD
Woodstock Equestrian Center Beallsville, MD
301-948-5053
website
yes, download from website   MD
WSSC watershed area website No, but directions on website Must get permit  to ride! MD
Wye Island State NRMA 632 Wye Island Road
Queenstown, MD 21658
(410) 827-7577
website
yes, download from website Nature preserve, open fields and small beach, excellent winter riding, bit hot in the summer MD
         
Rock Creek Park 5200 Glover Rood NW, Washington, DC 20015    (202) 895-6000
website
yes, purchase at park HQ Good year-round riding, watch for storm damage. Multi-use park DC
         
Assateague Island website   miles of beaches and the ocean..what else need you say? bring fly spray, some wild herds carry EIA VA
Frying Pan Park 2709 West Ox Rd
Hearndon, VA
703-437-9101

website

    VA
Manassas/Bull Run 12521 Lee Highway
Manassas, Virginia 20109 (703) 754-1861
website
Small map, detailed can be purchased from park HQ Good trails, stay away from monuments, rangers are watching! LOL! VA
Morven Park 41793 Tutt Lane
Leesburg, VA 20176
703-777-2890

website

    VA
Petersburg National Battlefield 804-732-3531

website

    VA
Shenandoah National Park 3655 US Hwy 211 East
Luray, VA 22835
540-999-3500

website

    VA
Turner Farm website     VA
W & OD Railroad Regional Park website     VA
         
Gettysburg 97 Taneytown Rd
Gettysburg, PA 17325
(717) 334-1124 ext. 431
website
Small maps on website, purchase detailed map from park HQ Camp with your horse! Beginner friendly, walk and trot on  trails only. PA
         

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