Saddleback Ranch Winter Horseback Rides Saddleback Ranch offers an 1.5-2 hour winter horseback ride over the hills and through the trees of snowy Saddleback Ranch. After your ride, warm up with a cup of hot chocolate and a freshly baked cookie. Horses for all riding abilities, You must be at least 8 years old to participate.
Offered at 1:00pm Monday - Saturday. November 29th - March 31st and at 10:00am on Peak Season Dates - December 16 - January 2, January 14 -16, February 18 - 28, and March 11 - 26. Closed Sundays, Christmas Eve and Christmas Day.
DRIVING DIRECTIONS Saddleback Ranch is 13 miles west of Steamboat. Take Hwy 40 (Lincoln Avenue) west 10 miles towards Milner, turn left at mile marker 122 onto RCR 179, stay on RCR 179 for approx 3 miles. The ranch is on the left side of the road. Follow the signs. The drive is approximately 25 minutes.
Tour Details Sorry, no tandem rides. Children must be 6 years or older and ride on their own. Weight limit on horseback rides is 250 lbs. All participants must have a signed waiver to ride. Gratuity is included. Wear winter outerwear. Sunglasses and sunscreen are recommended. Weather conditions can change quickly.