Horse Trails in the Pocono Mountains
Enjoy the Pocono Mountains on horseback!
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Big Pocono State Park
Tobyhanna, PA 18466-0387
Miles of Trails: Approx. 4- 4 1/2 miles
Horse Camping: No
Horses are permitted on all of the hard surface roads shared by vehicles, and also South Trail and North Trail Lower Loop. Horses are prohibited on Indian and North trails.
Promised Land Trail System - Delaware State Forest
District Office Information:
Miles of Marked Trails: 26+
Level of Difficulty: Easiest to more difficult
Trail Markings: White posts w/icons at each intersection.
Horse Camping: Yes
All though horses may be ridden on all state forest roads and trails within the Delaware State Forest except in natural areas or the Thunder Swamp Hiking Trail; motorized recreational trails offer an extensive trail system for equine users. The Promised Land tract of Delaware State Forest has in excess of 26 miles of trails for equine enthusiast to enjoy. This system links to Promised Land State Park by Hemlock trail where equine camping is available. 6 primitive horse camp sites are available in the parking area next to trail marker 34 off of Hemlock Hill Trail. Each site features covered tie stalls that will accommodate 3-4 horses. Sites also include picnic table, fire ring and lantern holder. Restroom facilities and water are available. Reservations are required and can be made by calling 888-727-2757 or online at www.visitpaparks.co.
Directional Update (page 6-7 in Eastern PA trail guide):
From the South: Take PA-390 North to the southern entrance to the park. Turn left on Lower Lake Road and travel approximately 2.4 miles to the Y in the road, bear left and proceed to parking area.
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