Horseback Riding

The Hancock area provides many places for horseback riding along beautiful trails and through our scenic mountain regions.

Places to Ride

The C&O Canal - ZERO miles from Hancock.
If you have your own horses, you are invited to use the towpath along the C&O Canal. For details, you may call the C&O Canal Visitors Center on East Main Street at 301-678-5548.

The Buck Valley Ranch - 15 miles from Hancock
we can highly recommend the Buck Valley Ranch. It's a local resort that specializes in horseback riding, but also provides a great many other recreational opportunities.

Cacapon Resort State Park - 17 miles from Hancock
For trail rides by the hour, horses are also available here.