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Free Visitor Guides Presented below are companies that offer horseback riding tours and adventures in HillCountry, Texas. In town, you'll find friendly locals and exciting things to do, such as visiting museums or shopping unique boutiques.
Explore the most popular horseback riding trails in HillCountry State Natural Area with hand-curated trail maps and driving directions as well as detailed reviews and photos from hikers, campers and nature lovers like you. HillCountry State Natural Area Length: 7.2 mi • Est.
Southern and western trails at the TexasHillCountry Natural Area are closed due to flooding. HillCountry State Natural Area Length: 7.4 mi • Est.
Hightower Loop HillCountry State Natural Area Length: 4 mi • Est. Throw in a little hill climb and descent requiring careful footing and you have yourself an interesting hike.
Pasture Loop HillCountry State Natural Area Length: 2.1 mi • Est. Gradual inclining hike with nice hill country views on backside, several ruins.
This hike will take you past some old structures left over from when it was the Merrick Bar-0 ranch. When beginning the hike look in the old barn to see an abandoned military truck that is probably Well vintage.
The trail ends at the road and you will have about a 1/4-mile walk back to your vehicle. HillCountry State Natural Area Length: 2.2 mi • Est.
Located at the 100+ year old headquarters of the original Brit sch family ranch in Band era County, Texas, HillCountry Equestrian Lodge offers the ultimate horseback riding or nature vacation in the heart of the TexasHillCountry. Abundant open space surrounds our guests with exquisite vistas, and a quiet, private environment like no other.
Here, trails wind through 6000 acres of live oaks, yucca, and wildflowers, while deer, wild turkey, rabbits, and other wildlife share the surrounding countryside. Our authentic yet luxurious accommodations, our personalized approach to service, and our interactive, educational riding program set our ranch apart from the rest.
Authentic pioneer-style cabins, built of limestone and cedar, echo a simpler time, while providing our guests comfort and sanctuary from the rigors of modern-day life. We believe every rider deserves to feel the magic of true interaction with their horse.
Click on this link to learn more about our small, personalized trail rides and our lesson programs. Students learn to draw upon methods ranging from Join-Up to Centered Riding and beyond in order to achieve the ultimate horse and rider relationship.
For guests who wish to bring their own horses, HillCountry Equestrian Lodge offers beautiful, safe and clean boarding facilities with ride-in, ride-out access to over 40 miles of trails. Your source for Whole Horsemanship DVD’s, T-Shirts, Caps, Visors, Peter Love's music and more.
Enjoy trail riding in Texas in this beautiful part of the state. The riding center is located at the former headquarters of a century old cattle ranch in the heart of the TexasHillCountry which is justly famous for its unique natural beauty and excellent climate.
Here, trails wind through 6000 acres of live oaks, yucca, and wildflowers, while deer, wild turkey, rabbits, and other wildlife share the surrounding countryside. Tucked away among the oak and juniper of the lovely, rolling landscape is a riding center where riders can take instruction or go for trail rides in the adjacent state park. The pleasant atmosphere of the ranch is in keeping with its tranquil setting as is the owner’s quiet and gentle approach to horses and students alike.
This is an ideal destination for those who seek a good winter climate in the US, excellent training in riding basics and tranquility. Guests stay in beautifully designed, spacious cabins distant enough from one another for privacy.
Horse Breeds: Quarter horse Trip Pace: Slow to moderate, to suit riders Tack: English and Western Weight limit: 225 lbs The historic town of Band era (formerly a staging point for the Lonesome Dove style great western cattle drives) provides shopping, dining, dancing and western style night-life.
Guests can enjoy the ranch Jacuzzi or have spa services (at extra cost). A number of different trails can be taken through 6,000 acres of rolling hills covered with live oak, juniper, yucca, mesquite, wild persimmon and many other trees and bushes.
Your hostess, who is a native of the area, is thoroughly familiar with the varied and abundant flora and fauna to be seen on the trails as well as the country's history. You will traverse a wide variety of HillCountry terrain and take new trails each day.
Transportation Guests are welcome to rent their own vehicles at the San Antonio Airport or be in contact with a local taxi company for the trip to the ranch. Please call or email our experienced and friendly ride consultants for more detailed information.
With first-hand knowledge of the exciting tours we offer, the ride consultants at Equators look forward to answering any questions you might have Here, tall granite hills hide mysterious caverns and rivers wind through fields of wildflowers.
Camping in TexasHillCountry offers an unexpected change of scenery from the state’s wide-open spaces. Here, tall granite hills hide mysterious caverns and rivers wind through fields of wildflowers.
At McKinney Falls State Park near Austin, you can leap from the rocky shores into the cool water. Texas state parks and natural areas overflow with great camping sites, many open year-round.
Popular with families, Inks Lake State Park offers kid-friendly beaches and hiking trails. At scenic Garner State Park, set up in one of the RV sites and hit the water for kayaking and fishing.
Bring rain gear and warm layers in the winter and spring, and load up on water for hot summer days. Roadside photo opportunities are in abundance in the warm spring months, when Indian paintbrush and Texas bluebonnets are in full bloom.
Travis P Trail Rides is a family friendly adventure into the beautiful TexasHillCountry. On the day of your trail ride, arrive 10-15 minutes early.