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Canyon Trail Rides

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#2 of 17 Outdoor Activities in Bryce Canyon National Park Features Animals
Grand Canyon - North Rim, Bryce Canyon National Park, UT 84717
+1 435-679-8665
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Saddle soar is so worth it!

2 out of the 5 in our group have ridden horses in the past. Everyone was matched up with the... read more

Reviewed June 12, 2016
New Market, Maryland
Amazing Day

We did the 2 hour ride on May 31st and the weather was beautiful and what an amazing ride. The... read more

Reviewed June 11, 2016
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Come explore Zion National Park on the back of horse or mule. Experience riding through the Virgin River, looking up at the "Court of the Patriarchs", and climbing 700 ft on the Sandbench Trail. Canyon Trail Rides offers a 1 hour ride and a 1/2 day (3 hour) ride. The 1 hour ride is $40.00 per person and each person must be 7 years or older and under 220 lbs. The 1/2 day ride is $80.00 per person and each person must be 10 years or older and under 220 lbs.
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Grand Canyon - North Rim, Bryce Canyon National Park, UT 84717
+1 435-679-8665
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Reviewed June 12, 2016

2 out of the 5 in our group have ridden horses in the past. Everyone was matched up with the perfect horse suitable for their riding ability. Our guides name was Tuff and he made sure that everyone was safe and stayed together. He stopped...More

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Reviewed June 11, 2016

We did the 2 hour ride on May 31st and the weather was beautiful and what an amazing ride. The horses were great and so was our guide. It was an amazing way to see the canyon!

Thank kristina p
Reviewed June 11, 2016

Without any experience with horseback riding my husband and I still made the horseback ride with Canyon Trail Rides, the 1/2 day Peek-a-boo loop. In spite of aching body afterwards we did not regret it for a second. What views and what a great ride....More

Thank ingerlill
Reviewed June 9, 2016 via mobile

We did the 1/2 day ride. It was my 2nd time on a horse and the 1st time for my boyfriend. The cowboys were really nice and very good for the horses. The ride was amazing. Beautiful! We stopped halfway to drink some water. Our...More

Thank Dcmc1983
Reviewed June 8, 2016 via mobile

Had a wonderful time! The views were amazing. Our guide Timmy was great. Loved the horses. Highly recommend doing if your in the area. The lodge is located inside Bryce Canyon Park.

Thank Lee0008
Reviewed June 7, 2016

After hiking the trails during the morning, we went on this trip during the afternoon. This allowed us to see even more hoodoos and spectacular scenery at the Park. A nice break from hiking!

Thank Bryan L
Reviewed June 6, 2016

Excellent way to see the floor of Bryce Canyon without having to hike 1,000 feet back to the rim. The mules are very tame, and the guides are patient with young kids (and an older gentleman who was very stiff and having a hard time...More

Thank Jessica95030
Reviewed June 6, 2016

I did the one hour ride along the rim and into the woods. Beautiful scenery and an excellent guide, Maddie. Mules were well behaved - mine a bit pokey, which suited me as I'd not been on a mule before. Really enjoyed the experience, thanks!

Thank Sandra W
Reviewed June 6, 2016

A half day ride with an experienced rider and novice in our group! Great choice of mounts; fantastic leaders of the group with great experience and knowledge of the canyon and how to keep a group[ together. A fantastic time and the highlight of our...More

Thank Mike S
Reviewed June 5, 2016 via mobile

Filled with anticipation my sister and I arrived at the corrals way too early. We had signed up for a two-hour ride because the half-day ride was booked full. My sister and I grew up with farm animals, so we weren't afraid of the adventure....More

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July 9, 2017|
Response from Aimee W | Reviewed this property |
There was a lady who asked to ride with her pre-booked family once up at the corral, they seemed willing to squeeze her in, more so than the lady at the desk in the lodge. Doesn't totally answer your question, but it may... More
June 29, 2017|
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Response from fayandelch | Reviewed this property |
We did the afternoon yesterday and it was fine. Not too hot at all. And no riding experience here and it was fine as well.
May 26, 2017|
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Response from Donna F | Reviewed this property |
My review was for Bryce Canyon, not Zion! I have done the Bryce ride twice and highly recommend!!!!