Trails & Horse Riding
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Open Season & Hours
TRAILS ARE CURRENTLY CLOSED
The trails are accessible to horseback riders, carriage drivers, and hikers during daylight hours from April 25 through mid-November, except during the following equestrian events:
Saturday, May 2 Spring Condition Ride
Saturday, May 23 Trail Ride and Poker Run
Saturday, June 20 Millbrook Hunt Hunter Pace
Saturday, September 12 Lucky Orphan Trail Ride
Saturday, October 3 Millbrook Hunt Opening Meet
Sunday, October 11 Wethersfield Hunter Pace
Sunday, October 25 Millbrook Pony Club Hunter Pace
Regulations for Use of Trails
Regulations for ALL trail participants
The trail participant must sign the appropriate waiver before using the trails (once per year).
Please observe a carry in / carry out policy.
Children must be accompanied by an adult.
No bicycle riding allowed.
The property closes at dusk.
Please stay on the designated trails.
Dogs are permitted for hikers but must ALWAYS be leashed. Dogs are NOT permitted in the Gardens or during organized equestrian events.
Regulations for Horseback Riding and Carriage Driving
ASTM/SEI Certified riding helmets are required for all riders and carriage drivers.
Horses must always be attended or securely tied to their trailer.
Riding and driving are not permitted near the Main House, Gardens, Stables and Horse pastures (except for passing on Pugsley Hill Road), unless following a marked trail during an organized event.
In Case of Emergency
Kevin Malloy, Head Groundskeeper at (845) 464-6483
Matthew Speer, Program Director at (917) 225-1002
Click the button below to purchase your trail pass.
IMPORTANT: your pass is not valid until the waiver has been signed. ALL trail participants are required to sign a waiver. Please ensure that all family members associated with the purchase of a family pass have signed the waiver.
Sign the Equestrian Waiver Now
Sign the Hiking/Cross Country Skiing Waiver Now
Print and place your receipt on your windshield as proof of purchase. Be prepared to show proof of having signed the waiver.
Day Passes are valid for one-time use within 3 days of purchase. (available for purchase when the trails open).
Map & Directions
From north or south on the Taconic State Parkway, take the exit to US44/Poughkeepsie/Millbrook. Turn east on the Route 44 toward Millbrook. Continue 10.9 miles on 44 east to Bangall Amenia Rd (County Route 86). Turn left on Bangall Amenia Rd and continue for 2.4 miles. Turn right onto Pugsley Hill Rd and drive for 1.0 miles to the trail entrance on left. Please park at the Trail Head near the red pole barn.
Click on this PDF file to download the Trails Map.