There are several horseback riding trips to choose from. Click on the links opposite or just scroll down the page. If you have any questions, please contact us direct. Please call us in advance to make a reservation.
Get a taste of the mountain air with a morning trail ride along the base of Sulphur Mountain to a delicious BBQ breakfast. Relax at 3 Mile Cabin by the Sundance Canyon Trail, while your steak and eggs are being prepared. Return along the banks of the Bow River to Warner Stables.
Enjoy a leisurely one-hour trail ride to the BBQ site, located near the Sundance Canyon trail. Try your hand at roping, challenge friends to a game of horseshoes or relax in the picnic area, while our cook prepares your steak to order. After a hearty meal you will ride back to Warner Stables for an hour along the banks of the Bow River.
Your g uide will take you through the Cave & Basin - the original historic hot springs. The trail loops around the marsh following the Bow River back to Warner Stables.
Departing from Warner Stables, the cowboys will lead you through the Cave & Basin, the original hot springs, along the Bow River. Fantastic scenery surrounds as you climb up Sulphur Mountain around the Windy Knoll viewpoint. The ride loops around the marsh, following the Bow River, bringing you back to Warner Stables.
Majestic landscapes await you on the Bow Valley Loop ride. This ride offers the greatest variety of scenery; it travels through the Cave & Basin and along the Sundance Canyon Trail to a thick, lush forest. You'll spend approximately 45 minutes riding through the tranquility of the woods, where we often spot wildlife. Continue your ride around the Windy Knoll as you climb Sulphur Mountain for spectacular views of the Bow Valley. Follow the Bow River back to Warner Stables.
The most popular and scenic trail ride through the Spray River Valley. The Explorer is a must for all visitors to Banff. You will have a chance to capture panoramic views of the valley from Sulphur Mountain.
While lunch is being prepared western style, take the opportunity to explore the shores of the Spray River.
On the homeward trek you will ride along the base of Mt. Rundle, offering unique views of the Spray River.
This is an exclusive wilderness package for those wanting a quick getaway. Enjoy a private trip to the beautiful Sundance Lodge for lunch. This ride allows you to get away from the town and experience Banff's incredible backcountry first hand. Contact us for full details and arrangements. Minimum of two people.
Warner Stables offers pony rides for children too young or unable to ride a full hour. Parents, you are involved too, as you lead your child around the designated area.
Departing from the Banff Springs Corral, our guides will lead you past the Bow Falls, where you cross through the Spray River. Continue along the edge of the Fairmont Banff Springs Golf Course, and cross through the waters once more. A partial climb up Sulphur Mountain brings you through a wooded residential area and back to the corrals.
For those of you looking for a half-day ride that gives you a small glimpse of the Banff National Park backcountry. This ride starts along the streets of Banff to a trailhead where you start your climb up Sulphur Mountain. Ride past the world famous Rimrock Resort Hotel and underneath the gondola. You will climb two thirds of the way up Sulphur Mountain along winding, wooded trails before you begin to descend. In the valley, you will cross the Spray River and follow the base of Mt. Rundle. Continue along the edge of the Fairmont Banff Springs Golf Course to the Bow Falls where you will cross the Spray River once more. The ride comes to a close back at the Fairmont Banff Springs Corral.
Enhance your special day with a horsedrawn carriage ride through the mountain town of Banff.
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Most of the tours leave from Warner Stables, a short walk from downtown Banff, and a couple from the Fairmont Banff Springs Corral.