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Kananaskis Suspension Bridge Sightseeing Hike + Horseback Ride

Take in spectacular views of Kananaskis' mountains and turquoise lakes on this guided hike and horseback ride. Enjoy an easy hike to Blackshale Suspension Bridge followed by a 1-hour horseback ride.
Where:Kananaskis, Alberta
Age restriction:Minimum age for participation - 6 years
Price for:1 Participant
Kananaskis Hike and Horseback Ride Tour - Adult
Kananaskis Suspension Bridge Hike + Horseback Ride - Adult
Price show is per person.
Picture of Kananaskis Suspension Bridge Hike + Horseback Ride - Youth
Kananaskis Suspension Bridge Hike + Horseback Ride - Youth
Price show is per person. Youth = 10 - 17 years.
Picture of Kananaskis Suspension Bridge Hike + Horseback Ride - Child
Kananaskis Suspension Bridge Hike + Horseback Ride - Child
Price show is per person. Child = 6 - 9 years.
Hike and hoof your way along breathtaking Kananaski’s trails.

Your adventure begins with an easy, round trip 6km, guided hike to the Blackshale Suspension Bridge. Along the way to the suspension bridge, your knowledgeable guide will inform you about the remarkable wildlife that makes this area their home.

At the Blackshale Suspension Bridge, you can explore and take amazing photos from high above the canyon! Do you dare to venture out onto the bridge?

Next, the tour continues to Upper or Lower Kananaskis Lake. On the shore of this turquoise lake, surrounded by towering mountains, you can enjoy a delicious charcuterie lunch and unwind in the sun before returning to Kananaskis Village.

Once you’ve completed the hiking tour, you’ll make your way to Boundary Ranch for a 1-hour horseback ride in the heart of cowboy country. You will ride through wooded trails, past glistening ponds, amidst the magnificence of the looming Canadian Rockies.

Tour itinerary:

  • 9:30am:   Head out from the tour providers office in a comfortable shuttle
  • 10:15am: Arrive at the trailhead. Hike to the Black Shale Suspension Bridge and back
  • 12:15pm: Depart for the picnic lunch
  • 12:45pm:  Lakeside lunch
  • 2:15pm:    Arrive back at tour providers office
  • 3:00pm:    Horseback Ride

What's included:

  • Certified guide.
  • Visit to Blackshale Suspension Bridge
  • 1-hour horseback ride
  • Charcuterie picnic lunch next to the lake
  • 1-hour horseback ride including all necessary gear/instruction for horseback riding.

When: June - August tours daily

Need to know:

  • Transportation is not provided to and between canoe-horseback locations. You must provide your own transportation..
  • Minimum age for participation is 6 years. Children must be accompanied by an adult.
  • The tour runs rain or shine unless the guides deems the conditions unsafe for hiking / horseback riding.
  • All trail rides are kept at a walking pace for your comfort and safety.
  • One rider per horse.
  • We don’t recommend riding during pregnancy.
  • 225lbs maximum weight restriction.
  • Please dress appropriately for the watch.

Whether you are looking for a unique experience gift or fun things to do in Banff or Kananaskis, this Suspension Bridge Sightseeing Hike + Horseback Riding is the way to go!

This experience takes place at Kananaskis, Alberta. VIEW MAP

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