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Horseback Riding in Vail, Colorado

horseback riding in Vail, CO

Experience the Vail Valley on horseback. Here you can ride through green, open meadows, wild sagebrush, mountain juniper, and scrub cedar. Enjoy the trickling sound of a mountain creek as it flows through willows, cottonwood trees, and beaver ponds. Take in the breathtaking views of mountain vistas, from the meadows to the snowcapped peaks. 

In the Vail Valley, you’ll find  horseback rides, wagon rides, and dinner rides, all offering fresh, mountain air, beautiful Colorado scenery, and a relaxing experience with family and friends. There is something for everyone, so come on over and stay awhile.

Horseback Riding Tour Operators & Information:

Triple B Ranch

Families have come to the Historic Triple B Ranch for over 60 years to enjoy the Rocky Mountain views and western-style hospitality. The ranch is located just minutes from Colorado Springs, CO, nestled in the majestic mountain community of Woodland Park. The ranch is the ideal location for visitors wanting easy access to area attractions, while also feeling they've escaped to the middle of nowhere.

Triple G Outfitters

Come enjoy trail rides of the length you want, summer or winter. Or mount up for the 2-hour Texas Longhorn Cattle Roundup that happens daily. Triple G Outfitters is just minutes from the Vail and  Beaver Creek resorts.

Beaver Creek Stables

Operating on Beaver Creek ski mountain, near Vail, Beaver Creek Stables offers vistas of beautiful Colorado from horseback. Enjoy one- and two-hour trail rides, three-hour picnic rides, trail rides to Beaver Lake, and sunset dinner rides to Beano's Cabin. Riders 7 and older are welcome on the trails. The younger buckaroos have a chance to test their riding skills on ponies at the stables.

4 Eagle Ranch

The 4 Eagle Ranch invites guests to enjoy an abundance of activities throughout the year. Spend as much time as you want in this authentic high-mountain setting, which includes original homesteader cabins, barn facilities, spectacular mountain views, the Cottonwood Hollow Playground, and the 4 Eagle Trading Company.