City Slicker Horseback Riding Adventure in the Ottawa Valley

Experience what it is like to hit the trails along the Ottawa River on the City Slicker Horseback Riding Adventure. Choose a 1 or 2-night getaway and embark on a total escape to nature and adventure with horses.
Where: Cobden, Ontario
Price for: 1 Participant
Picture of City Slicker Horseback Adventure - Mini Slicker
City Slicker Horseback Adventure - Mini Slicker
The price is per person with a minimum of 2 people required per tour.
$399.00
Picture of City Slicker Horseback Adventure - Cowboy Weekend
City Slicker Horseback Adventure - Cowboy Weekend
The price is per person with a minimum of 2 people required per tour.
$599.00
Picture of City Slicker Horseback Adventure Cowboy Weekend  with Uprgrade from Prospector Tent to Deluxe Cabin
City Slicker Horseback Adventure Cowboy Weekend with Uprgrade from Prospector Tent to Deluxe Cabin
*Upgrade to Deluxe Cabin is for one night only. The price is per person with a minimum of 2 people required per tour.
$649.00

Saddle up for a city slicker horse riding & camping experience.

Only one hour west of Ottawa, this vacation experience will create memories to last a lifetime. Horseback ride in the pristine Ottawa Valley countryside and camp along the last preserved stretch of the mighty Ottawa River. You will get to feel what the original pioneers might have experienced in this beautiful landscape. Who knows? You may even see Champlain’s Ghost!

The City Slicker Horseback Riding Adventure is a great experience for couples, groups or families.

Mini Slicker 2-days/1-night 
The Mini Slicker is a quick break into nature on horseback. This vacation package is a 2-day /1-night getaway that includes meals, accommodations and guided horseback riding excursions. You’ll get to spend quality time with your horse while you pack up and hit the trails to our overnight rest area at River Run Resort.

Your Mini Slicker package includes:

  • 1 night cabin lodging at River Run Resort.
  • Learn to ride lesson, daily horseback riding excursions with a guide.
  • 4 meals starting with lunch on your day of arrival to lunch on your last day before departure.
  • Full use of Wilderness Tours resort facilities with late check out on the day of departure so that you can enjoy lots of fun at the resort such as; swimming at the beach, pool, soaking in the hot tubs, kayaking, boogie boards, and much more. 
  • 10% Off Rafting & Kayaking Trips

Cowboy Weekend 3-days / 2-nights
The Cowboy Weekend is an all-inclusive package for 3 days of horseback riding, nature, great food and great times. Arrive at noon Friday, just in time for lunch and enjoy the resort and get ready to saddle up! Your weekend experience will include a lesson and packing up your horse for an all-day excursion.

Your meals, accommodations and guided horseback riding excursions are included in the package. You’ll get to spend quality time with your horse while you pack up to hit the trail to our overnight rest area at River Run Resort.

Your Cowboy Weekend package includes:

  • 1 night cabin lodging at River Run Resort and 1 night camping in a prospector tent.
  • Learn to ride lesson and daily horseback riding excursions with your guide.
  • 7 meals including lunch on your day of arrival to lunch on the day of your departure.
  • Full use of Wilderness Tours resort facilities with late check out on the day of departure so that you can enjoy lots of fun at the resort such as; swimming at the beach, pool, soaking in the hot tubs, kayaking, boogie boards, and much more. 
  • 10% Off Rafting & Kayaking Trips

Season: May 18, 2017 - Octover 08, 2017

What you need to bring:

  • Sleeping bag and pillow.
  • Extra Clothing For All Weather Conditions.
  • Closed Heal & Toe footwear (boots, cowboy boots, rubbers).
  • You may bring your own alcoholic beverages, restrictions apply and can be explained when you make your reservation).
  • Guitar and Song book!
  • Complimentary safety helmet (flak jackets optional) and all required tack.

 Need to know:

  • All horses are assigned by the trail guide. Customers do not get to pick their horse.
  • Helmets are mandatory for all riders and we provide them at no additional charge. The focus is on your safety and the horses safety at all times.
  • Saddle Options: English and Western
  •  All riders MUST provide their own proper riding attire including footwear with a closed toe/heel, and full length jeans or pants, t-shirt or western shirt. NO flip flops, sandals or running shoes are permitted. NO shorts, bikini tops or swimming trunks are permitted.
  • Minimum Age: Children must be 14 years and older and must be accompanied by a parent or legal guardian.
  • Weather Policy: The experience provider reserves the right to cancel or postpone any horse rides as a result of weather making conditions unsafe for both horses and riders. This would include (but not limited to), thunder & lightening or major rain storms, extremely wet trail conditions, exceptional heat conditions/hot days.


The City Slicker Horseback Riding Adventure is an unforgettable adventure as you relax, get plenty of fresh air and savor the wondrous Ottawa Valley country side. The perfect birthday or Christmas gift idea for the city slicker in your life!

The City Slick Horseback Riding experience takes place in Foresters Falls, an hour West of Ottawa.
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