Horseback riding at Lake Whitney

Horseback Riding

Horseback riding near Whitney

Over 3,000 acres of winding trails for horseback riding make this area a great place for equestrian adventures. Two of the Corps-managed parks, McCown Valley and Plowman Creek, feature fantastic sandy land trails with horse facilities, and views of the lake.

Riders can enjoy the 12-1/2 mile Hopewell Trail in Plowman Creek Park, along the west side of the Brazos River. Nearby Indian Lodge Resort allows horses overnight at their facility. Or call Draggin' H Ranch at 940-329-9060 to schedule a trail ride at their 400 acre working cattle and equine ranch.

Horseback riding at sunset in Lake Whitney

Those who have ridden these trails come back often to surrender themselves to the graceful beauty of lakeside rides and the ever present wild birds and animals along the shoreline. Come enjoy your next Texas Getaway Vacation here with your friends and your horses!

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