Colorado Horseback Riding

Durango horseback riding at its finest, departing from the stables right here at Elk Point Lodge. Join us for the best Colorado mountain horseback ride in the Southwest San Juan range. You'll experience gorgeous views overlooking Vallecito Lake from horseback as you wander wooded trails and rocky shorelines. 

Bookings for our rides will begin Memorial Day weekend.
If you are staying with us at Elk Point, you have first dibs on reservations! You can make them as soon as you have a cabin confirmation number.
Public tickets become available 7 days in advance, so be sure to get on the waiting list.

All horse rides and times are subject to change or cancellation due to weather or unforeseen circumstances.
9am or 2pm
Climb trails along the wooded mountainside and enjoy spectacular views of Vallecito Lake. 
$60 per rider
Wooded trails and rocky shorelines await. Ride out through the woods and wander back along the lapping shores of the lake.
$90 per rider
5pm Friday-Sunday
Our one hour ride, plus enjoy a cowboy-cooked dinner over an open fire upon your return.
$120 per rider


All tickets are by request only. By filling out the form below you are being added to a waitlist. Only once you receive an invoice via email will your reservations be confirmed.
You may also call us to be added to the list: 970-884-2482
For the safety of our guests as well as our horses, there is a maximum weight limit of 220lbs per rider..
Request Horse Ride Tickets

*All rides require a signed liability waiver, a 15 minute safety briefing, and allow another 15 minutes for everyone to be saddled. Rides begin approximately 30 minutes after your scheduled arrival time, and then run for the stated length, so expect to add 30 minutes to your scheduled time.