Horseback Riding

horseback riding

discover a new view when you explore southwest colorado by horseback.

With our dynamic landscape and plenty of horse-accessible trails, exploring Southwest Colorado by horseback is a great way to see all our region has to offer.

The best horseback riding in our area is with one of our area’s popular guided services listed here. Their professional guides will help you make the most of your adventure, whether you’re looking to get out just for a day ride or a full backcountry pack trip.

Experienced equestrian? Check out our recommended horse-friendly trails below.

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horse-friendly trails

Grandview Ridge Trail System

The Grandview Ridge trail system includes several very fun local trails and is easily accessible from downtown Durango, located next to (and connecting to) the Horse Gulch trail system.

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Weminuche Wilderness Trails

Within the wilderness area you can hike to high alpine valleys, mountain peaks and pristine lakes on hundreds of miles of marked trails in one of the largest wilderness areas in the U.S.

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