Aside from having the most number of horses and ponies in residence in the country, Marion County also boasts of countless miles of scenic horse trails waiting to be discovered by nature lovers and horse aficionados. For recreational riders, the Silver River State Park which is about 3 minutes from the Holiday Inn Express Ocala-Silver Springs just opened 10 miles of new trail system and is gaining fans quickly.
In addition to the relaxing shade provided by the thick canopy above, the trail which is part of Ocala National Forest also provides an exciting display of a healthy ecosystem teeming with wildlife. Visitors can bring their own horses or contact our friends at Cactus Jack’s Trail Rides (352) 266-9326 for a guided trail ride any day of the week. Cactus Jack’s is also the leading trail ride provider at the nearby Florida Horse Park and Cross Florida Greenway. Guests staying at the Holiday Inn Express Ocala-Silver Springs are entitled to a huge discount so don’t forget to mention you’re with us when you reserve your rides!
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