The Hancock area provides many places for horseback riding along
beautiful trails and through our scenic mountain regions.
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.
Only 15 miles from Hancock, we can
highly recommend the Buck
Valley Ranch (see photo). It's a local resort that specializes
in horseback riding, but also provides a great many other recreational
For trail rides by the hour, horses are available at the Cool Font
Resort (14 miles from Hancock), and
Resort State Park (17 miles from