Aspen and Snowmass are known for amazing slopes and scenic views. Millions of people flock to the area every year to ski and have fun. What most don’t consider when thinking about Aspen and Snowmass is the scenic beauty that comes in the summer months. We think the best way to absorb this amazing beauty is from the back of a horse. Here are some of the best ways to experience Aspen and Snowmass from the back of this majestic animal.
Snowmass Creek Outfitters
Snowmass Creek Outfitters offers daily rides, horse pack trips, and drop camps to give guests a wide variety of different horseback riding experiences. The experts at Snowmass Creek Outfitters have the local knowledge to create a once in a lifetime experience. You can explore Maroon Bells Snowmass Wilderness, travel to West Snowmass Creek, or even trek around Snowmass Lake. Rides range from two hours to five days, so make sure you create the best experience that fits your needs.
Snowmass Horseback Riding at Blazing Adventures
Blazing Adventures is a local favorite when it comes to horseback riding in Snowmass. Blazing Adventures is based out of Snowmass Village and offers rides starting from here. You will get great views of Snowmass Creek Valley and Mount Daly with these Snowmass riding tours. Blazing Adventures are great for beginner to intermediate riders and offers a variety of different tours. They offer individual, family, or custom group Colorado horse riding adventures to your choice of amazing mountain pastures and lakes. Rides start at the two-hour mark, so they offer just about everything your needs may require. Rides generally start at about $90 dollars and they run tours daily, so check out their schedule to see what ride works best for you.
Aspen Wilderness Outfitters
Aspen Wilderness Outfitters offers just about everything your Colorado horseback riding adventure may require. They offer everything from trail rides to pack trips. Aspen Wilderness Outfitters has an extremely wide variety of different horseback riding options at your disposal. Horseback tours start just outside of Aspen and Snowmass on Buttermilk Mountain to start you off with some of the most amazing views. From there, the tour is completely customizable to your needs. Their Snowmass horseback riding tours also feature an option to have a lunch or dinner ride included in the package. These mealtime packages are extremely unique and just add another element to an already beautiful trip to Snowmass.