Access the Aspen backcountry by horseback. You'll find incredible views from alpine meadows with summer wildflowers to high mountain peaks still capped by snow. Enjoy an afternoon trailride or plan an overnight, multi-day trip trip. Travel by horseback to a remote mountain stream or lake for fly fishing or head out hunting with the support of a horse outfitter. Aspen horseback riding is a great group or family activity.
There are many great outfitters in the area. Here are a few.
Capitol Peak Outfitters – Explore the Capital Creek area on horseback with Capitol Peak Outfitters. Offering everything from two hour trail rides to overnight trips to a base camp set in the mountains, Capitol Peak Outfitters have a wide variety of horseback riding programs. They also offer a ride and fish combination.
T Lazy 7 Ranch – Head up Maroon Creek road and visit T-Lazy 7 Ranch. The ranch is home to snowmobiling in the winter. Come summer the wranglers are out and they offer horseback riding trips. Join the Deane family for some great horseback riding in unparalleled scenery.
Aspen Wilderness Outfitters – Offering everything from trail rides to pack trips, Aspen Wilderness Outfitters looks forward to taking you on a tour of the surrounding mountains of Aspen, Snowmass and Glenwood Springs.