Tag Archives: travel and trail riding

Winston bowing at Wampee Stables, North Myrtle Beach

Travel Myrtle Beach, SC: A Mid-summer Morning’s Dream Ride at Wampee Horse Riding Stables

Want to go horseback riding in Myrtle Beach? When I pre-arranged a ride at Wampee Riding Stables in North Myrtle Beach, the treat-excitable Sadie was saddled and waiting for me. I love mares, especially the boss. Sadie, who’s lived at Wampee most of her life, is head of the 20-horse herd and she knows her way around the trail. She’s an easy ride and smooth trot through the paths mowed through this family-owned property.

Foal at KOLI Equestrian Center, Arizona

Travel Arizona: Tour One through Wild Horse Pass

It’s busy out here – especially after sunset – but this morning at the crack of dawn when my ride starts, the desert is inhabited by harmless birds of no interest to horses.

Arabian trail horse www.horsetrotting.net

Travel: Georgetown, Ontario. Winter Trails and (Not So) Little Dipper

The night Little Dipper was born, his namesake constellation shone brightest in the sky. Or that’s the story my guide tells me as I ride the peppy eleven-year-old Arabian known as Little Dipper, or Dip to his friends. Really, his mother was named Star, and the stable wanted to keep the constellation theme. His lineage […]

Horse featured at the Spirit of the Horse exhibit at the Royal Winter Fair 2015

What was awesome in 2015? Top Six Horse Pics of Horsetrotting 2015

Last year at this time, I was thinking about the next year and all the places I’d like to ride.  This year, I’m reflecting on the past 12 months and all the fun I’d already had. Here’s a list of the top six pics I loved from last year. Some are because I love the […]

Horsetrotting.net 2014 in review

For anyone interested, here’s the annual review for http://www.horsetrotting.net. There’s some interesting information including the fact 2000 people viewed the blog last year (great) and the most were from the U.S. (hmm) with Canada and Brazil (really?) close seconds. Does Brazil love horses? Maybe. I’ll be checking that out. In the meantime, I will continue […]