Celebrate The Kentucky Derby With These 11 Stunning Horse Photos

It’s no secret that Kentucky is known for horses and you can see both the animals and decorative representations of them all over the state. The Kentucky Derby may be the one time of year when the spotlight shines the brightest on these horses of the Bluegrass, but we celebrate this incredible animal all year long. The Derby is definitely the most exciting two minutes in sports, but true Kentuckians know that these horses are most beautiful when they are roaming and grazing on the gently rolling hills of horse country. If you’re a horse-lover or even just a Kentucky-lover, then you’ll surely love these 11 stunning photos of horses in the Bluegrass.

Kentucky’s love affair with horses is strong and these photos make it easy to see why. Do you love the horses of Kentucky? Any favorite spot to see them relaxing or in action? We’d love to know about them in the comments!

And if you’d like to spend some time in horse country, discovering the incredible beauty of this area, check out our Horse Country Road Trip here.