Explore the alpine on horseback on one of these ranch-based rides or backcountry pack trips.
Experience the daring spirit and wilderness-driven lifestyle of a dude ranch in the mountains of Canada. From western-style trail riding to target shooting and lasso lessons, you’ll learn some serious cowboy skills. With these all inclusive vacations, the possibilities for adventure are as endless as the horizons of the old west.
At this horse ranch, we take the idea of guest dude ranches to the next level. The ranch sits at 5000 ft and allows you to ride up into alpine to an additional 500-2000 ft. Every day, your guides invite you to jump right in and work alongside them as much or as little as you want. Whether you join in as they roll out the hay or learn how to saddle your trusty horse like a true cowboy, you get to be part of the action at our dude ranch. The tour package includes daily morning and evening guided wildlife tours to view grizzly bears, wolves, mountain lions and Bighorn sheep.
This is not your ordinary dude ranch. Instead of the dusty planes and dry winds that surround most guest dude ranches, this ranch has towering mountain ranges and ancient forests. The unique location allows you to experience the ranch lifestyle in a setting unlike any other. The wide-open skies, fresh mountain air, and wild terrain will refresh your mind, body, and soul. As you ride along the rugged mountain trails surrounding our dude ranch, your journey will take on the same spirit of adventure that the old west came to represent.
Horse pack trips through the wilds of Canada provide the kind of rugged adventure and daring discovery that has all but vanished from our modern world. With trusty trail horses and experienced guides to show you the way, This riding expedition brings you into the heart of the mountains for a genuine nature experience.
From accommodations at remote backcountry huts in the stillness of remote wilderness to trail riding through the mountains at nature’s pace, every detail of of these backcountry tours works together to bring you closer to nature than ever before. These horse pack trips aren’t simply located in nature; they’re built by nature. Your work with the realities and conditions of the natural environment to bring you an authentic wilderness experience. The kind of experience that will refresh your spirit and transform your outlook on life.
Deluxe packages are available to emphasize the viewing of local wildlife. Daily morning and evening tours offer a chance to see grizzly bears, wolves, Bighorn sheep and mountain lions.
Trail riding through the mountains is truly one of the best ways to experience this rugged wilderness. The simplicity of horse pack trips removes the barriers between you and a genuine nature experience. The gentle tread and pacing of our trails horses allows you to hear the sounds of the wilderness. In the midst of such vast and quiet surroundings, there’s space for you to dream and wonder at the breathtaking beauty around you. As you ride our trail horses through the mountains, crossing rivers, following game trails, and conquering ever-changing landscapes, you’ll soon discover that the wilderness holds more for you than imagined. The mountains themselves hold unexpected wonders, from agile mountain goats maneuvering alpine ridges to meadows blanketed with wildflowers in full bloom.