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Equestrian

The corridor offers some great opportunities for horse lovers!

Visit the Cycling, Hiking, and Paddling sections for more trail-related options on River of Lakes Heritage Corridor.

Deep Creek Stables

1,400 acres situated almost entirely in the St. Johns River valley. Features three trails open to hiking, horseback riding and bicycling. Group camping by permit.

Deep Creek Stables
2270 County Road 3, De Leon Springs, FL 32130
(386) 985-0520

Horse Creek Equestrian Center

Bring your horse and enjoy the weekend trail riding with access to 18,000 acres of riding trails in the Lake George State Forest. Full RV hookups.

Horse Creek Equestrian Center
350 E. SR 40, Pierson, FL 32180
(386) 749-2888

Lake George Fishing Pier

Lake George is a 7,870-acre park on Lake George that includes a fishing pier, nature/horse trails and picnic pavilion with tables and grills.

To reserve recreational facilities, please call (386) 736-5953.

Lake George Fishing Pier
770 Nine Mile Point Road, Pierson, FL 32180
(386) 736-5953

Hickory Bluff Preserve

The 150-acre Hickory Bluff Preserve overlooks the St. Johns River and contains many natural communities including mesic and scrubby flatwoods, oak hammock, cypress domes, floodplain swamp, and wet prairie.

Hickory Bluff Preserve
598 Guise Rd., Osteen, FL 32764
(386) 740-5261

Lake George State Forest

A beautiful natural refuge to get away from it all. Fishing, picnicking, hiking, and horseback riding. Canoes and small Jon boats may be launched from the bank at the Bluffton Recreation Area. Primitive camping by permit.

To access the forest north of State Road 40 (Astor Tract), take Riley Pridgeon Road, located 1/2 mile east of the town of Astor.

To access the forest south of State Road 40 (Mary Farms/Dexter Tracts), take St. Johns River Road, located 1/2 mile east of Astor. This goes to Bluffton Recreation Area. An entrance for hunters is located on State Road 40, 3.25 miles east of Astor.

Lake George State Forest
St. Johns River Road, Volusia/Astor, FL 32102
(386) 985-7822

Lake Helen Equestrian & Environmental Park

1,400 acres situated almost entirely in the St. Johns River valley. Features three trails open to hiking, horseback riding and bicycling. Group camping by permit.

Lake Helen Equestrian & Environmental Park
321 Pleasant St., Lake Helen, FL 32744
(386) 228-2121

Liz Langford Arabians

Specializing in horseback riding instruction and training. Beginners to advanced, all ages. Developed over 30 national winners.

Liz Langford Arabians
4349 Marsh Rd., DeLand, FL 32724
(386) 734-1167

Wiregrass Prairie Preserve

1,400 acres situated almost entirely in the St. Johns River valley. Features three trails open to hiking, horseback riding and bicycling. Group camping by permit.

Wiregrass Prairie Preserve
1751 Lopez Rd., Osteen, FL 32764
(386) 740-5261

More Equestrian Resources

SportsVolusia – Equestrian

http://www.sportsvolusia.com/activities/equestrian.stml

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