Horseback Riding In Cook County

Explore the Superior National Forest from a unique view on a trail ride. The Gunflint Riding Stables at Gunflint Lodge, located 43 miles up the Gunflint Trail, is unique on the North Shore. Experienced wranglers will guide you through the vast miles of trails on steady steeds. Traveling on horseback lets you enjoy the endless beauty of the Northwoods while relaxing and basking in the sun on your faithful mount.

The riding season in Northeast Minnesota generally runs from May to October. The Gunflint Riding Stables has a wide variety of horses that range from Quarter Horses to Arabians and everything in between. Whether you’re a beginner or an experienced rider, they're sure to have the horse for you. Talented wranglers will pair you with a horse that fits your needs. Experience a trail ride and bond with a horse as you enjoy the marvels that await you around each corner of the Superior National Forest's beautiful trails.

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