Horseback riding in Glenwood Canyon, near Aspen (2 hours)

Follow a certified guide on a two-hour horseback riding program in Glenwood Canyon for a beautiful tour through the wilderness near Aspen and the immaculate outdoors of Colorado.




Trip Duration

1/2 day

Mountain Range


People per Guide

6 people

Trip Level


Offer Period

Apr, May, Jun, Jul, Aug, Sep, Oct

Type of Trip



  • Experience the rare rush of touring the Rockies by horseback.

  • Enjoy a family friendly activity that is open for everyone.

  • Follow meadows, mountain views, and the Colorado River for epic scenery.


Experience the joy and beauty of the trail on a two-hour horse ride in the Colorado Rockies! This guided program near Aspen will take you through gorgeous countryside in the shadow of indomitable peaks with amazing vistas of the Glenwood Canyon!

Horseback riding is a fun, aerobic, and all-around fulfilling family activity that enhances your experience in nature. With a bit of social exercise and remote wilderness, you are bound to have a memorable experience around Aspen, in the heart of Western Colorado and its incredible scenery. Glenwood Canyon sits just to the northwest of Aspen, carved deep by the Colorado River and exposing centuries of fascinating geology.

Your program combines the aesthetic beauty of the region with the thrill of seeing it from the saddle. We will make our way from the stable through striking meadows to take in views of the river in the canyon and the enchanting environment around it. With two hours to explore the area, you will become enamored with the unique sights and sounds in the isolated Rocky Mountain backcountry.

The rugged terrain and landscape was made for horseback riding, so you and your family are guaranteed a great time. We will do some gentle climbing which will ultimately lead to the best views of the Colorado River below. Glenwood Canyon is easily accessible and features high walls of up to 1,300 feet. The eastern stretch of the canyon is home to Hanging Lake, a popular and picturesque destination.

My goal is to share this beautiful landscape with you in a safe and exciting way. I will show you the most beautiful areas that I have come to know well over the course of my experience in Western Colorado. You will feel like a local when you dismount from the saddle and say goodbye to your horse.

Book this amazing two-hour horseback riding program near Aspen NOW and see why Glenwood Canyon is an iconic destination in Western Colorado and a symbol of Rocky Mountain beauty!

If you are looking for a trip closer to Aspen, check out this two-hour horseback riding program in the wilderness around Aspen!

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Price per person

Group of 1
200 USD

Group of 2
100 USD

Group of 3
60 USD

Group of 4
50 USD

Group of 5
40 USD

Group of 6
35 USD


Price includes

  • Guiding fee

Other details

Skill level required

All Levels

Fitness level required

Open to everyone

Meeting point

We will meet near Glenwood Canyon or Aspen. Contact me upon booking for further information regarding our meeting point.

More info

Any riders under the age of 18 must be accompanied by an adult. Minimum age requirement of seven (7) years to participate.


About the Guide


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