Lake Benton Minnesota
Capital Cove Cabin | Lake Benton, MN

Horseback Riding

Bring your family and enjoy the horseback trails that wind through the beautiful settings around Lake Benton. 

Lake Benton Minnesota Horseback Riding

Hole in the Mountain Park

Hole in the Mountain Park is located within the western city limits of Lake Benton just off Highway 14. The park has 21 campsites with electricity and water and 30 electrical sites located in a separate area, which is reserved for those campers who bring their horses.

The park is approximately 800 acres of woodland and prairie land, and throughout the park, you will find historical sites along five miles of hiking/horse trails. Two picnic areas are included in the park along with a Chalet which includes shower facilities. The Chalet can be rented for family reunions, graduation parties, and other functions. The cost is $75.00 per day.

Lake Benton MN Horseback Riding

Horse Hill Park

Horse Hill Park is a campground located on the West side of Lake Benton. Overlooking the city, the park is on one of the areas many rolling hills. There are 30 electric only campsites.

The park consists of over 800 acres and offers trails, playground equipment, chalet, and shelter houses.

Riders can take their horses on the many trails around the park. Perfect for a summer vacation in Southern Minnesota! 

Horseback Riding Lake Benton MN

Saddle Horse Holiday

Join that annual Saddle Horse Holiday on horseback as we celebrate Lake Benton being the "Gateway to the West."

Each year the "mane" attraction is a mile-long parade of 800 riders. A show competition is also held, featuring pleasure, hunt, hitch bridle path, and equitation classes. And you can ride your horse through more than 200 wooded acres!

There is a small entry fee for participants. Spectators are charged $1.50. Horse campgrounds can be found in the area.