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Covered Wagon or Horseback Ride in Banff with Western Cookout

Saddle up for a ride along the Bow River in Banff and a Western style cookout. Choose from riding on horseback or in a covered wagon through the beautiful Rocky Mountain terrain. At the dining site, spend some time perfecting your roping skills or relaxing with a game of horseshoes before “tucking in”--that’s cowboy speak for “eating”—a yummy BBQ meal.
  • Duration: 3 hours
  • Duration: 3 hours
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6-Day Cascade Valley Backcountry Tent Trip by Horseback

Hop in the saddle and explore the deep, wild forests of Banff. Experienced guides make this tent trip easy and comfortable, so you can relax and focus on the jaw-dropping scenery around you. When night falls you’ll be warm and cosy as you curl up in your A-frame canvas tent, set on a raised wooden platform. Listen to the gentle hush of the forest as you fall asleep. In the morning you’ll have a wash stand with hot water for freshening up and a hearty, homemade meal prepared for you in the kitchen tent - the perfect fuel to give you energy for a day on the trail.Plus, as you ride down the spectacular trails your guide will weave entertaining tales of the history of Canada’s rugged backcountry and what it was like to live and work in the great Canadian west. You’ll also learn about the diverse wild creatures that call this unspoiled mountain paradise home.Please note that this trip departs on Mondays and Fridays from late June to early September.
  • Duration: 6 days
  • Duration: 6 days
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1 Hour Banff Horseback Riding Adventures

Saddle up for a 1-hour trip through the celebrated landscape of Banff National Park on this guided horseback-riding adventure. Get out of the car and onto the trails of the Bow River or the Spray River, where you’ll enjoy the area’s beautiful outdoor environment, largely unchanged from the days of the pioneers. This equine-themed odyssey includes a guide, use of a horse, and all necessary equipment.
  • Duration: 1 hour
  • Duration: 1 hour
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3 Hour Banff Horseback Riding Adventures

Situated within Banff National Park, the pretty town of Banff is the stepping stone to some of Canada’s most beautiful mountain landscapes. On this tour, swing into the saddle and trek through the Rocky Mountains scenery on horseback with your guide. Follow rugged trails past dense forests and shimmering lakes, and enjoy a relaxing introduction to the spectacular Banff National Park. Along the way, spot native beavers and elk in their natural habitat.
  • Duration: 3 hours
  • Duration: 3 hours
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2-Day Sundance Overnight Backcountry Lodge Trip by Horseback

Live like a rancher riding through the wilderness during this one-night, two-day guided horseback riding excursion that includes accommodation at a lodge. Saddle-up for a backcountry ride along a trail in view of the Canadian Rocky Mountains and around the Bow River fed by glacial waters. At the lodge, enjoy wine and dinner and sit by a fire before turning in. Ride confidently back to Banff on day two.
  • Duration: 2 days
  • Duration: 2 days
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2 Hour Banff Horseback Riding Adventure

Saddle up and head out on the Rocky Mountain trails in Banff National Park. Explore the area by horseback with your cowboy guide to see the area in a way you can only experience from on the back of a horse. With a guide in the lead and a guide bringing up the rear, your ride will be a safe, fun adventure in the wilderness.  
  • Duration: 2 hours
  • Duration: 2 hours
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2-Hour Horseback Ride in Kananaskis With Burger Lunch

Ride high above Kananaskis Valley on this horseback tour in the Alberta mountains. Along the way, catch spectacular views of the entire area, as you travel into remote arboreal forests and the quiet backcountry with your guides. If the lunch option is chosen, enjoy a rustic BBQ meal before or after the ride.
  • Duration: 2 hours
  • Duration: 2 hours
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3-Day Sundance Explorer Backcountry Lodge By Horseback

Explore the backcountry of the popular Banff National Park like few other travelers do, on a three-day, small-group horseback trip. Spot elk, deer, and moose while following the glacier-fed Bow River, with the towering Rocky Mountains all around. Relax in comfort at the Sundance Lodge at night, after huddling around a cozy campfire and swapping stories with your fellow riders. Enjoy both nature and comfort on this tour.
  • Duration: 3 days
  • Duration: 3 days
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Horse-Drawn Sleigh Ride in Banff

Take a charming horse-driven sleigh ride through the snow-covered meadows of Banff during this rustic 45-minute tour. Cozy up under a wool blanket with family, friends, or a loved one as your friendly driver whisks you away on a sightseeing tour of the area’s stunning mountain peaks.
  • Duration: 45 minutes
  • Duration: 45 minutes
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1-Hour Horseback Trail Ride in Kananaskis

See the mountains of Kananaskis Country the way they have been seen for hundreds of years…on horseback. You’ll spend about an hour riding the Lodgepole Loop around Boundary Ranch. Take in the stunning Rocky Mountain scenery on a sturdy horse who knows the trail well. You will love this authentic Western experience.
  • Duration: 1 hour
  • Duration: 1 hour
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3-Day Stoney Creek Backcountry Tent Trip by Horseback

Enjoy the feeling of being truly disconnected from gadgets and daily life by taking time to connect with nature during this three-day, guided camping trip on horseback in Alberta’s backcountry. Ride along the trails in view of the Canadian Rocky Mountains during the days and set up camp at Stoney Creek and enjoy a feast by the fire each night. 
  • Duration: 3 days
  • Duration: 3 days
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6-Day Halfway Lodge Backcountry Trip by Horseback

Leave civilization far behind and saddle up for a six-day ride through the Canadian Rocky Mountains and along trails during this guided, horseback riding tour. Ride along the Bow River fed with cool glacial water to your first of two rustic lodge accommodations. Head up the stunning Allenby Pass and be rewarded with aerial views from 8,100 feet (2,468 meters) and enjoy hearty, delicious dinners at the lodge after your rides.
  • Duration: 6 days
  • Duration: 6 days
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Full-Day Horseback Trail Ride and Lunch in Kananaskis

Ride a horse through the front range of the Canadian Rocky Mountains on a full-day, guided horseback trail ride at Boundary Ranch in Kananaskis. Everyone from novice to experienced riders will be paired with horses that are suited to their skill level, then follow winding trails to alpine passes, thick forests, and mountain creeks. This full-day ride includes all equipment and a packed lunch, and is limited to 15 participants for personalized attention from the trail guides.
  • Duration: 6 hours
  • Duration: 6 hours
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2-Hour Horseback Trail Ride in Kananaskis

Prepare for a real rustic Alberta mountain adventure at Boundary Ranch! The 2-Hour Ridge Ride travels high above Kananaskis Valley to capture a breathtaking view of the entire Kananaskis area. Journey into remote arboreal forests and enjoy the serenity of the backcountry with friendly and professional guides. Trail rides are suitable for riders of any level, and no previous experience is required.Please Note: Minimum of 2 people required per booking
  • Duration: 2 hours
  • Duration: 2 hours
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Half-Day Horseback Trail Ride in Kananaskis

Ride a horse through the rugged Kananaskis Range of the Canadian Rocky Mountains on a 3.5-hour trail ride with professional backcountry guides. Both beginning and experienced riders can saddle up for this scenic trip into Alberta's boreal forest, which is home to moose, elk, and other magnificent wildlife. This 3.5-hour trail ride includes all equipment, and both morning and afternoon departures are available.
  • Duration: 3 hours 30 minutes
  • Duration: 3 hours 30 minutes
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Voyageur Canoe and Horseback Ride

Your day will begin at the Barrier Lake Day Use Area, where you will climb into our voyageur canoe and paddle the breathtaking Barrier Lake. A leisurely paddle along the shore of this lake is the perfect addition to any visit to Kananaskis. As you paddle along the rugged shoreline surrounded by mountains, be sure to watch for the wildlife that frequent this area!Once you return to shore, you will drive south on the picturesque Highway 40, and right into cowboy country. When you arrive at Boundary Ranch, you will enjoy a sumptuous ranch lunch before heading out on horseback.This trail ride is a great introduction to our riding terrain: You will travel through wooded trails, past picturesque ponds with the Kananaskis Range towering against the blue Alberta skies.
  • Duration: 5 hours
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  • Duration: 5 hours
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4-Day Erling Strom Trail Backcountry Lodge Trip by Horseback

Ride through Alberta’s Wild West, tracing the paths that the early pioneers used while exploring these untamed forests. On this trip you will follow the Erling Strom Trail, a path forged through the dense Banff forests by renowned explorer Erling Strom in the early 1900s. Amidst dense fragrant pines and snow-crested mountains that pierce the sky, you’ll get to experience the wild side of Banff that not many visitors get to see. With a backcountry expert to guide you, this horseback experience is a chance to learn about the history of early exploration in the region and stay in comfortable lodges where you can reconnect with friends by the fire. With four days to wander and discover Canada’s oldest national park, there's plenty of time to relax into the slow pace and peaceful quiet of life on the trail. Please note that this trip departs on Wednesdays from late June to early September.
  • Duration: 4 days
  • Duration: 4 days
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