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Horseback Riding

Enjoy an amazing journey through the Colorado scenery on a guided horseback ride. This favorite pastime gives you, your friends and family the opportunity to ride through snow-blanketed aspen trees and valleys.

Riding Venues


Del's Triangle 3 Ranch offers horseback riding on deer and elk trails in a wilderness setting on a 1000 acre ranch. Once you leave the corrals you will not see a sign of civilization until your return.

  • Children will ride their own horse and must be 6 years or older
  • Del's Triangle Three Ranch is a 45 minute drive from Steamboat Springs
  • Closed Sundays, Christmas Day, and New Year's Day


18 miles north of the town of Steamboat just past historic Clark, Colorado.

A shuttle is available to transport you to the ranch and back to town and pickup times are 9am and 1pm at the Gondola Transit Center at the mountain.


Head west(US 40) out of Steamboat Springs. One mile past town, look for a 7-11 store. Turn right (north) at the stoplight. Follow this road (129) for roughly 18 miles along the Elk River to the town of Clark. Turn left just past the Clark Store (that's the whole town!) onto Road 62. This road forks twice--always go right. Go 2 1/4 miles and look for our corrals on the right. Park by the log home on the left. Arrive early to sign in and adjust your stirrups.

Closed on Sundays, Christmas Day and New Year's Day. Rides scheduled by reservation only. If you book early, please call to comfirm your reservations.


Horseback Ride Age Rate*
Winter Horseback** Ride, 9am and 1pm 6 & up $80

* These are 2015/2016 season rates.
** Ride is approximately 1 - 2 hours. The weather and trail conditions will determine the length of the ride.

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Join us on a two-hour horseback ride over the hills and through the tree lined ridges of snowy Saddleback Ranch. Gaze at the Flat Tops, Sleeping Giant and Mt. Werner. Let us show you where our ancestors built their homestead and ranched more than 100 years ago. After your ride, warm up with a cup of hot chocolate and freshly baked cookies. Sorry no tandem horseback rides.


Saddleback Ranch provides front door transportation to and from the ranch in luxury vans. Saddleback Ranch is located just outside the town of Milner, a 15 mile drive from Steamboat Springs.


If you wish to drive to the ranch, take HWY 40 West out of Steamboat 10 miles. At mile marker 122 take a left onto County Road 178, which will turn into County Road 179. Follow County road 179, 3 miles across the rail road tracks, over the river and past a housing development, the ranch is on the left side of the road.

Horseback riders are required to call Saddleback Ranch within 48 hours of your ride to confirm reservation, pick-up location and riding ability.


Winter Rides are offered December 16 - March 26, Monday through Saturday. The 1.5 to 2 Hour ride is offered at 1:00pm. An additional 10:30am ride is offered during peak season dates (12/26-1/3, 2/12-2/21, 3/5-3/26). Closed Christmas Eve & Day and New Years Day.


Horseback Ride Age Rate*
2-Hour Ride 8 & up $80

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