Banff, Canmore & Kananaskis Country
Recommended companies offering horseback riding tours and trail rides in the Canadian Rockies including Banff, Canmore and Kananaskis Country.
Enjoy the views of the Canadian Rockies from Horseback on a guided trail ride. Enjoy the most scenic horseback riding in Banff National Park. Our peaceful relaxing rides are perfect for people of all ages and riding abilities. With over 300 horses, we will offer a style and duration of ride to suit every taste and level of experience. With a Cowboy guide, learn all about life in the west while taking in the spectacular scenery.
211 Bear Street, Bison Courtyard, Banff, Alberta
Boundary Ranch offers a great range of adventures including guided trail rides and back country trips, the"Surf & Saddle"-trail ride, steak lunch and rafting - a full day adventure. Visit the ranch, enjoy our restaurant & patios, experience a trail ride on the most beautiful trails in the Rockies or join us for one of our adventure packages. Hwy # 40,Kananaskis, just 15 minutes south of Hwy #1, 30 minutes from Canmore, one hour from Banff or Calgary.
Brewster Mountain Pack Trains, the oldest outfitting company in Alberta, caters to groups and individuals taking pride in providing a backcountry adventure of a lifetime. Ride the Historic Horse drive trail to the famed Brewster Company Ranch. Brewster’s two and four-day horseback pack trips are riding tours through the awe-inspiring magnificence of the Ghost River area, bordering Banff National Park. Explore Black Rock Mountain, climb the shoulders of Yamnuska Mountain and wonder at the vista of Orient Peak. Overnight in rustic log cabins, with all sleeping bags provided, at family cabin sites at Meadow Creek or the old Hussey’s Cabin. Chaps and saddle bags can even be rented. These trips have no pre-set schedule and Brewster's will take a minimum of 2 people.
Brewster’s Lake Louise Stables offers Famed Tea House Rides to Lake Agnes and the Plain of Six Glaciers starting in late May. All-day rides to Paradise Valley and the Giant Steps are also available.
PO Box 370, Banff, Alberta
Memory of a lifetime, experience flowers, birds and wildlife on horseback. Friendly guides and surefooted horses are at your service. Minimum age 7 years old and maximum weight 250 lbs, no experience required. One and two hour rides daily, morning and afternoon. Cross Zee Ranch can host your next private function in our unique "donut" surrounded by spectacular views. Mouth-watering barbecue fare is prepared outside and served inside to be enjoyed regardless of the weather. Look forward to serving you!
2500 Palliser Trail, Canmore, Alberta
Explore Banff on horseback with trailrides ranging from hourly horse rides with either mountain or river highlights, to full day Explorer trail rides. Very popular are either the Morning and Evening Steakfry Rides. A beautiful horse back trail ride along the Bow River to a cabin in the woods. Enjoy a stretch and cowboy games, while a delicious BBQ breakfast or dinner is prepared, followed by the return trailride climbing to the top of the Windy Knoll for spectacular views of the surrounding mountains on the way back to the stables.
Sundance Mall, 215 Banff Ave, Banff, Alberta
Official web page of Alberta Parks about Trails in Kananaskis Country, including permitted activities, trail length, location and links to trail detail pages.