|Horseshoe Lake Saddle Trail
Whether you are looking for a pleasant afternoon
ride or an extended visit, the Horseshoe Lake Saddle Trail is
a perfect adventure for any horseback rider.
Trail Length: A Loop 9.25 miles, B Loop 3.7
miles, Outside Loop 10.25 miles.
What to expect: The terrain is gently rolling
with a sandy loam surface ideal for horse riding. The trail weaves
through towering pine and hardwood forests as well as through
the area's open barrens. Whether you are interested in plants,
scenery or wildlife, touring the trail with binoculars or camera
can allow you to take advantage of fantastic viewing and photographic
opportunities. The 11-site Horseshoe Lake Campground (see map)
is specifically designed for horse use.
Directions to Horseshoe Lake Saddle Trail: From
Ashland drive west 14 miles on Highway 2 to Ino. Turn right (north)
on FR 236 and drive 11 miles to FR 245. Turn right (east) and
continue for 0.5 mile to the parking area and trailhead.
LAKE SADDLE TRAIL MAP