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SADDLE BARN & HORSEBACK RIDING

Saddle Barn

Saddle BarnOpen 9 am to 5 pm daily (weather permitting), the Saddle Barn offers guided trail rides, pony rides and hayrides.

The Saddle Barn can be reached by phone at (812) 988-8166.

  • Trail rides (for the older ones)
  • Pony rides (for the younger ones)
  • Hayrides

Horseback Riding

You are welcome to bring your own horse to explore the some 70 miles of bridle trails through the steep, forested hills of Brown County State Park. Day-use parking spots, as well as Class C (primitive) campsites and Class A campsites are available at the Horsemen's Campground, which caters to horse riding enthusiasts. Each horse you bring into the park must have a Horse Tag (see below).

Horse Use Fees

Horse Tag ($5 Daily/$20 Annual) entitles one horse access and the use of DNR properties where horse use is allowed. A Horse Tag is required for each horse on DNR property. The Annual Horse Tag is good from January 1, until December 31, of the year issued.

Horse Tags may be purchased in person at the park. Annual Horse Tags may also be purchased by mail (or by phone with credit card) at:

DNR Customer Service Center
402 W Washington Street W160
Indianapolis IN, 46204
317-232-4200


NOTE: RVs & vehicles towing trailers must use West Gate Entrance (off S.R. 46, west of Nashville).
North Gate Covered Bridge is restricted to 9 foot height and 3 ton weight limits.
Horsemen's Campground users should use entrance off 135 South.

Interested in other places to go horseback riding in Indiana?
Check out this great info on Hoosier National Forest and Indiana State Parks from IndianaOutfitters.com.

 

 
 
Note: This is not the official Park website. However, it is the most complete and easy-to-use site, with everything you need to plan a trip to Brown County State Park.