Riding

From OHV trails and tracks to horseback riding opportunities, enjoy outdoor fun, no matter your mode of transportation.

Circle KRJ Ranch

(Off Hwy. 10 - 1/2 mile from Fort Polk's South Gate). Circle KRJ Ranch offers horse boarding, riding lessons and group trail rides -- small groups of at least two can do a mini trail ride around the porperty, while larger groups can opt for a longer ride through the Kisatchie National Forest. 

288 Lonnie Jeane Loop
Leesville LA 71446
337- 537-3373

Enduro Multi-Use Trail

The Enduro Multi-Use Trail is the only trail in the Vernon Unit of the Kisatchie National Forest that has been approved for Off-Highway Vehicles (OHVs). It has been designated as a Day-Use area and costs $5.00 per operator, which can be paid at a self-service fee station.

Junction of Forest Road 440 and 442
Pitkin LA 70656
318-793-9427 or 800-225-9733

Fort Polk Mini Golf and Go Carts

The Fort Polk Mini Golf course and Go Cart track have recently opened. They are located on 9th St. and are OPEN TO THE PUBLIC.

BLDG 1402, 9th & Mississippi Ave.
Fort Polk LA 71459
337-531-5481 or 337-531-5468

Harmony Equestrian Services, LLC

Harmony Equestrian Services has certified instructors who offer lessons and training for western, dressage, and jumping in a variety of ways -- group or individual riding lessons and summer camps. They also lease, board, and buy/sell horses. ​​​​ 

578 Brown Ln.
Leesville LA 71446
318-308-9066

Harmony Equestrian Services, LLC

578 Browns Lane
Leesville LA 71446
318 308-9066

Kisatchie National Forest - Horseback Trails

Several trails contained within the Vernon Unit of the Kisatchie National Forest are designated as horse riding trails, including Government Pond, Whiskey Chitto, Enduro Multi-Use, Big Branch, and Turkey Pen Trails.

9912 Highway 28 West
Boyce LA 71409
318- 473-7160

Leesville Lions Club Pro Rodeo

The Leesville Lions Club Rodeo is much anticipated throughout the region. It kicks off every year on the Thursday prior to the first full weekend in October, with unofficial trail rides from most communities in the parish. Riders generally finish up the day by riding in the Rodeo Parade that afternoon and many will stay for the Grand Entry at the rodeo that night. 4-H rodeo-ers compete in several categories each night before the professional rodeo begins.
High school girls from each school also compete in the Rodeo Queen contest. The participants sell rodeo tickets prior to the rodeo and demonstrate their horsemanship skills each night during the rodeo. 
http://www.rodeosportsnetwork.com/LHSRA Jr. and Sr. high-schoolers compete for points in a series of rodeos around the state. Please visit their website to get current schedules and results or for contact information.
https://www.facebook.com/laplayday.ridingclub/timeline The Louisiana Playday Riding Club will host Jackpot Barrels and Poles on the second and fourth Friday of every month from March through November at the Vernon Parish Fairgrounds. Gates will open at 4:30 pm and the event begins at 6:30 pm.
Saturday Family Playdays will be on the second Saturday of every month from March through November at the Vernon Parish Fairgrounds. Gates will open at 7am and events will begin at 10am. 

PO Box 1327
Leesville LA 71446
337-353-4998 or 337-378-2420

Leesville Motorsports Park

In addition to selling used motorcycles, ATVs, parts, and accessories, Leesville Motorsports Park hosts LACC series racing during the spring and fall. Please check their website at www.leesvillemotorsportspark.com for more information on schedules. Riding, Racing, Repairs, Parts

1597 Pitkin Rd.
Pitkin LA 70656
337-537-1340

Seeing Colors Boarding Stables

Seeing Colors is a boarding stable just off Alligator Lake Rd, near North Fort Polk. They offer riding classes as well as both short and long-term boarding.

469 Burns Cooley Rd.
Leesville LA 71446
337-208-8132

South Toledo Bend State Park Riding Trails

Approx. 12 miles of OHV trails thru 540 acres. The trail spine stretches from near the park's entrance on Hwy. 191 through the woods to Hwy. 392. Nine separate trails, offering varying degrees of challenging topography, branch off the spine, and then loop around to connect again. All of the trails except the spine are one-way.

120 Bald Eagle Rd.
Anacoco LA 71403
337-286-9075 or 888-398-4770

Swany Creek Ranch

Swany Creek Ranch Riding School & Stables offers English and Western lessons for the beginner, intermediate, and advanced rider. The lessons include horse care, confidence building, safety, and riding fundamentals. Lessons are by reservation only. They have party plans with pony rides that include use of their grills and tables with chairs. Temporary and long-term boarding is available.

193 Reeks Rd.
Leesville LA 71446
337-238-1762

Wagon Wheel Riding Club

Slagle LA
337-397-1623