Horseback Riding

See Jackson from the saddle.
Jh Summer Horseback Riding

The “last of the Old West” knows a thing or two about being in the saddle. Traveling on horseback is a truly meditative way to experience the aspen groves, pine forests, and alpine meadows that define the landscape of this special place.

How to do it

A huge community of guides and ranches are ready to help riders of all experience levels feel comfortable on horseback. Tours are family-friendly and customized to your ability and comfort level. You should wear closed-toed shoes and long pants, and bring plenty of sunscreen and layers in case the weather changes. Otherwise, all you need is a good attitude for a good time.

Jh Child Horseback Ride

Know before you go

Horses have the right of way on trails around here. Your guides know that, but it’s always useful to brush up on trail etiquette before heading out and make sure you study the horseback trail before you go.