Michigan is horse-trail friendly with over 750 parks allowing horseback riding. You can explore 3,000-plus miles of shoreline or head to the forested rugged mountains. Due to the cold winters, look for a stall board with turnout or pasture board if you wish to look after your horse.
Michigan is home to cougars, black bears, gray wolves and the massasauga rattlesnake is the only venomous snake here. The climate offers varied seasons with deep winters, warm summers and about 34" of rain a year. Pasture grasses will contain white clover, timothy, bromegrass or orchard grass and tall fescue. Due to the very cold winters, look for stall board with turn out, or pasture board if you wish to look after your horse.