Mobile camp adventure in Okavango Delta, suitable for intermediate and experienced riders onwards.
Ride the Continental divide between Alberta and British Columbia while supplies are transported by horse-drawn wagon through the valleys, leaving the riders free to pick up the pace between passes. Camping out in the wilderness, this is one for adventurous riders who want to get off the beaten track and explore this wildlife-filled region and not only at a walk.
This 7 day pack trip incorporates two of the most breathtaking high mountain rides and has been developed to provide new and different riding opportunities for those who return to ride the Continental Divide year on year.
Explore two of the most breathtaking high mountain rides and travel across three major river basins. For experienced and adventurous riders, as you will riding up to heights of 9,000ft (2,750m). The rugged trails and breathtaking scenery have left guests absolutely awe-struck, this new itinerary is sure to be in high demand.
Riding in the same area as the Continental Divide Trail, this is for experienced riders only who are happy to gallop while out on the trail and explore routes that are home to elk and big horn sheep, and little else. A team and wagon is used to set up one camp, then a truck takes the horses and riders to different areas during the trip to expedite the jump from one mountain area to another. Ride the highest and wildest areas of the Alberta Rockies - not one for the faint-hearted!
Journey to the Muskwa-Kechika in the northern part of British Columbia's Rocky Mountains and join this wilderness expedition. The ride leaves the Alaska Highway in mid-June at Mile 172 and emerge near Mile 400 in mid-September, with riders joining for 2 week jaunts along the way.
This is remote wilderness riding. Participants do not need to be experienced horse-riders but must be physically fit and able to cope with up to ten hours riding along river valleys, alpine ridges, and high mountain passes.
Explore the backcountry of Banff National Park on this horse riding holiday with comfortable lodge accommodation. Sure-footed horses take riders of any level through the wilderness around Bow River and up in to the mountains, with gourmet food, a crackling fire and comfortable beds each night.
This trip offers a combination of high mountains and grasslands travelling through three iconic Alberta landscapes. Just a 1hr drive from Calgary we start in the forested foothills of the Rocky Mountains, then truck 350km to the vast grasslands in Southeastern Alberta. Here we finish riding on the high plateau of the Cypress Hills near the Saskatchewan border.
Camping under the stars is interspersed with 4 lodge nights allowing you a hot shower and a comfortable night’s sleep every few nights.We recommend intermediate and above for this one as it is designed for fit, adventurous riders.
An immersive nature experience, travelling on horseback through the Canadian wilderness and exploring the fauna and flora living there. Learn the instincts and habits of an abundance of wildlife including bears, eagles, mountain goats, moose, cougars and wolves from the knowledgeable guides.
While on the trail, accommodation is in canvas tents out in the wilderness, this trip gets riders really close to nature.
This is a rare chance to experience a remote wilderness, the westernmost of Canada's territories that borders Alaska. The area is inaccessible by car or plane, a world away from the usual day trips out of Whitehorse. On this 2 week pack trip, all supplies are taken on packhorses with only one resupply by float plane halfway through the trip. Read Louise Carpenter's account of this trip in the Telegraph Travel magazine.
Four and five day pack trips exploring one of the few pristine wildernesses left in the world into the Yukon territory, Canada. Enjoy breathtaking views of the mountains, camping accommodation and untouched wilderness. This is a ride for adventurous riders of all levels.