Bow Valley Horseback Riding Experience, Banff
Minimum age for participation - 9 years
Saddle up for stunning scenery as you take a once in a lifetime horse ride. On this thrilling three-hour Banff National Park horseback riding adventure, you’ll ride around the Windy Knoll and then up Sulphur Mountain, where sweeping views of the Bow Valley await.
Majestic landscapes await you!
This horseback riding tour is the perfect way to relax, get plenty of fresh air and savor the joys of the incredible Banff National Park.
As you follow the trail, you’ll get to gaze up at sky-piercing mountaintops, thick alpine forests, rolling hills and jagged rock formations. Your journey takes you through the Cave and Basin – the birthplace of Banff National Park, where you will find bubbling sulphur waters and remarkable rock caverns – 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 you can often spot wildlife. Continue your ride around the Windy Knoll and then up Sulphur Mountain, where sweeping views of the Bow Valley await. This is definitely a trip you’ll want to bring your camera for.
No prior horseback riding experience is required.
Explore Banff National Park on horseback, like the pioneers did.
Gaze upon the Bow Valley from a high vantage point and then follow the Bow River upon your return.
Duration: 3 hours
Season: Daily May 19 to September 24, weather and trail conditions permitting
A friendly horse
All necessary equipment
Need to know:
- Minimum age is 9 years
- Maximum weight: 250 lbs
- Please wear closed toed shoes and long pants. Dress for the weather.
- Children will not be paired with an adult. They must ride their own horse
- Don’t forget your camera.
If you are looking for an unforgettable gift or something fun to do in Banff then this Bow Valley Horseback Riding adventure is the ticket!
The experience takes place at Banff, Alberta. VIEW MAP
How To Book Your Experience