Welcome!  Your support of GSCA

is greatly appreciated during these unusual times.

PLEASE read the GSCA COVID-19 Action Plan for current requirements and recommendations for Host(s), participants, and spectators in order to engage in a GSCA Outing. Masks and social distancing recommended for unvaccinated people.


Horse fun in New England!

Since 1978 the Granite State Carriage Association (GSCA), a New Hampshire non-profit, has hosted recreational horse activities in New Hampshire, Vermont, Massachusetts, Maine, and elsewhere in the Northeast.

ONE PRICE -- ALL OUTINGS!  GSCA Members enjoy: 
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!
Guests are welcome in carriage with Member
BBQs, picnics/potlucks and socializing at GSCA Outings
Annual Membership Dinner Meeting plus Auction

For a 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! --  GSCA Facebook Group 
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GSCA offers SHARED MEMBERSHIP with Maine Driving Club. See EQUINE VENTURES for details.

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


FreisianSleigh1586web300pLovely Freisian sleigh horse at GSCA Sleigh Day Outing, 2019


Horse camping at GSCA's Northeast Kingdom, VermontHorse camping at Northeast Kingdom was
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. Horse-Sleighing also Skijoring on Snowboard. GSCA Sleigh Day 2021.
Photo by Salter Hill Images aka Untethered Images

HorsebackRiderSnowGamesHorseClubHorseback rider Holly F. enjoys GSCA Snow Games 2021Photo by Salter Hill Images aka Untethered Images

Miniature Horses playing in Snow Games GSCA Horse Driving club Playing with Miniature & full-size horses in GSCA's Sleigh Day 2021
Photo by Elizabeth Townsend Jette


first horse clubs in Acadia National ParkIn 1988, Granite State Carriage was the first 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,
July 17, 2011