Rawhide Ranch is a private 250-acre training facility located in the foothills of North Carolina. On the surface, the breathtaking property resembles an Old West Texas ranch, yet the state-of-the-art facilities were strategically designed to develop “Luxury Trail Horses” year-round in every climate. In addition to the round pen and lighted covered arena, the ranch offers miles of carved trails ranging from open grassy meadows to creeks and thick forests and includes some intentionally treacherous mountain terrain to ensure Luxury Trail Horses are accustomed to a variety of trails.... (read more)
The focal point of the ranch’s cutting-edge training facilities is the enormous 3.5-acre trail course with obstacles purposefully designed to mimic difficult situations horses and riders may encounter out on the trail. Each obstacle has varying levels of complexity and builds the foundation for the Luxury Trail Horse training program.