Horse fun in New England!

Since 1978 the Granite State Carriage Association (GSCA), a New Hampshire not-for-profit equine club, has hosted recreational horse activities in New Hampshire, Vermont, Massachusetts, Maine, and elsewhere in the Northeast.

GSCA Members enjoy:
CARRIAGE DRIVES and TRAIL RIDES at unique venues-- Bring all equines, from minis to mules to drafts!
Day trips on dirt roads, wooded trails, and rural byways
Overnight outings / camping with horses
Horseback riders are always welcomed!
Carriage passengers, guests are welcomed but must be a GSCA member
BBQs, picnics/potlucks and socializing at GSCA Outings
Annual Members Dinner Meeting plus Auction

For one small yearly Family-membership fee, any horse lover can join in the fun, relaxation and camaraderie with like-minded enthusiasts. GSCA's primary focus is on safety first-- participate or just visit for a lovely time enjoying nature with horses! We appreciate any and all support!

GSCA Calendar of Activities

GSCA Membership Information

GSCA is on Facebook with over 900 followers! --  GSCA Facebook Group 
(Join/follow by Request) 

GSCA offers SHARED MEMBERSHIP with Maine Driving Club . See EQUINE VENTURES for details.

Request GSCA color brochure(s) from: Treasurer [at]

3HorseRidersCarriageHorseGSCA carriage driver enjoys the company of trail riding members in Chocorua, New Hampshire.


FreisianSleigh1586web300pLovely Freisian sleighing horse at GSCA Sleigh Day Outing


Horse camping at GSCA's Northeast Kingdom, VermontHorse camping at Northeast Kingdom,
GSCA's Vermont horse camping outing for many years.

Horse Activities of Granite State Carriage Association
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 Horses Sleighing and Skijoring on Snowboard Granite State Carriage Assoc. Sleigh horses pull Skijoring snowboarder at GSCA Sleigh Day
Photo by MJ aka Salter Hill Images

HorsebackRiderSnowGamesHorseClubHorseback rider enjoys GSCA Snow Games OutingPhoto by MJ aka Salter Hill Images

Miniature Horses playing in Snow Games GSCA Horse Driving club Playing with Miniature & full-size horses in GSCA's Sleigh Day
Photo by Elizabeth Townsend Jette

first horse clubs in Acadia National ParkIn 1988, Granite State Carriage was the first carriage driving
club in Acadia National Park, Maine after
Mr. Rockefeller's carriage roads were re-opened.


Horses Mount Washington Carriage DayGSCA members at Mt. Washington Carriage Day, sponsored by
the Mt. Washington Auto Road
July 17, 2011