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Banff Trail Riders - Day Rides

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Address: 132 Banff Avenue, Banff, Banff National Park, Alberta T0L 0C0, Canada (Formerly Holiday on Horseback)
Phone Number: +1 403-762-4551
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Description: Discover a side of Banff you can only see on horseback. Banff Trail...
Discover a side of Banff you can only see on horseback. Banff Trail Riders (previously Holiday on Horseback take you to places most travellers never experience. We offer hourly rides, backcountry lodge and tent pack trips, sleigh rides and more. Get an authentic old west adventure, even if you have never been on a horse before. We'll match you with a horse, guide and trip that just right for your level of riding experience.
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Relaxing Spray River Ride

We visited Banff this week and booked a 1 hour spray river ride for five of us. Three children ages 9,11,13. Overall, the ride is great. We all felt very safe on the ride and we... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 27, 2015
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015 NEW

They are very late with bookings. They expect you to book an appointment and then show up 30 min early. This would be excellent if they were on time. After nearly 2 hours of waiting for our scheduled trail ride to start we left and returned to the banff th get a refund.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015 NEW

We visited Banff this week and booked a 1 hour spray river ride for five of us. Three children ages 9,11,13. Overall, the ride is great. We all felt very safe on the ride and we loved the river crossings! This ride takes you away from the busyness of the town and is quite relaxing. We would definitely do this... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2015 NEW

We were very disappointed with our visit; the staff were very unfriendly and unwelcoming. No information was provided concerning our ride and no interaction from the staff with the customers during the entire two hour ride. We will not be visiting again.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2015 NEW

Took the 1 hour ride towards the original hot springs area through the woods and meadows. Very leisurely ride, the staff and wranglers were very nice and accomodating. Worth the time and price.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2015

Spring river ride was awesome! first time crossing river on a horse it just blew me away! A special thanks to Ingrid she is just great and what a smiley person.. i felt when crossing the river like i was in a movie..would do this again and again.great ride,great horse,great views... 1hr d equitation trajet spring river ride etait génial!... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2015

We booked a two hour ride, the ride took up on mountain that was full of stones and traveled the same way back down, it was not a good ride for people who have not been on a horse before, also when we got back from ride they put the horses in the same pen didn't see any water given... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2015

We had a wonderful experience with Banff Trail Riders. The staff was very friendly and accommodating and especially patient with first time riders. The hour long ride we were on was amazing. The horses were incredible and the views along the trail were lovely. I felt safe the entire time. The only thing I would say is they appeared a... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2015

This is an amazing day of trail riding. We decided to do this for our 35th anniversary because we love Banff and wanted a really interesting way of seeing some of the more remote areas around the town. And did we ever get what we asked for! The ride starts at the Warner Stables on Cave Ave and Sundance Rd.... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2015

We tried the Sulfur Mountain ride which lasted about 3 hours in the afternoon. The ride itself was really great. It was relaxing yet kept you awake. It's not for the faint of heart as the climb is rather steep in certain areas and often your'e on a narrow trail with a ledge on the other side. Definitely wear long... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2015

Well organised tour. Guides were very friendly and informative. Help was on hand throughout the duration. Professional and efficient business. They have over 300 horses! Definite a recommendation to view the Bow River in peace!

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Address: 132 Banff Avenue, Banff, Banff National Park, Alberta T0L 0C0, Canada (Formerly Holiday on Horseback)
Phone Number: +1 403-762-4551
Location: Canada  >  Alberta  >  Canadian Rockies  >  Banff National Park  >  Banff
Open Hours:
Sunday 9:00 am - 6:00 pm
Monday 9:00 am - 6:00 pm
Tuesday 9:00 am - 6:00 pm
Wednesday 9:00 am - 6:00 pm
Thursday 9:00 am - 6:00 pm
Friday 9:00 am - 6:00 pm
Saturday 9:00 am - 6:00 pm

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