When you think of horseback riding, it may not strike you as an ideal winter activity. This couldn't be further from the truth! No matter the season, experiencing Crested Butte by horseback is memorable and enjoyable.
Rocky Mountain Outfitters is an excellent riding stable located in Midway, Utah, right outside of Park City. On one of their rides, you can enjoy winter views of Herbert Valley, along with possible sightings of animals such as bald eagles. Rates start at $75 per person for an hour long ride.
Not ready to try horseback riding? The Lodge at Blue Sky offers horse-drawn wagon and sleigh rides. This guided trip will take you through Smith Field, where hundreds of migrating elk can be seen each winter. A hot cocoa bar at Blue Sage is included with your reservation!
Winter horseback rides are so exciting! You'll be able to experience the enchantment of the winter landscape up close, and you might even encounter some unique wildlife, such as elk, mule deer, big horn sheep, or eagles.
This winter, experience the best of Park City's wilderness from the back of a horse!