Banff: 4-Hour Sulphur Mountain Intermediate Horseback Ride

4.8 / 5

4 reviews

Activity provider: Discover Banff Tours

Banff: 4-Hour Sulphur Mountain Intermediate Horseback Ride

Activity provider: Discover Banff Tours

From US$ 722.50 per person

This ride is packed with Rocky Mountain scenery in the beautiful Spray Valley area, with views of the Spray River, Rundle Mountain, the Fairmont Banff Springs Golf Course, and the beautiful Bow Falls. This tour is for experienced riders only.

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Duration 4 hours
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Live tour guide
Small group
Limited to 6 participants


  • Explore Banff National Park on horseback with your friendly guide
  • Keep your eyes peeled for wildlife such as elk and deer in their natural habitat
  • See Banff National Park from a different perspective
Full description
See Banff National Park from a different perspective; 6 or 7-feet up from the back of a friendly horse. Meet your guide, get outfitted with your horse, and receive a safety briefing. Then head out through the park on horseback on a 4-hour guided tour, complete with ead and tail guides for your ride. The 4-hour Sulphur Mountain Ride is packed with Rocky Mountain scenery. See the renowned Rimrock Resort Hotel, trek down to the valley and lead your horse across the lively Spray River. You’ll ride along the base of Mount Rundle and stop for a short break and small snack before continuing on to enjoy stunning views across the valley and of the Rimrock Hotel - before passing by the immaculate fairways of the Fairmont Banff Springs Golf Course. You’ll continue on to the roaring Bow Falls to cross the river a second time before heading back. This tour is for riders with previous riding experience only.
  • A friendly horse for every rider
  • Lead and tail guides for your ride
  • Basic horseback riding instruction
  • Helmet
  • Free parking
  • Gratuities
  • Hotel pick up and drop-off
  • Food and drinks
Not suitable for
  • Children under 8 years
  • Pregnant women
  • People over 230 lbs (104 kg)

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Meeting point

The meeting point for the Spray River Ride is at the Banff Springs Corrals in Banff, located near the Fairmont Banff Springs Hotel on Spray Ave in Banff behind the tennis courts.

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Important information

What to bring

  • Insect repellent
  • Hiking shoes

Not allowed

  • Backpacks
  • Open-toed shoes
  • Unaccompanied minors

Know before you go

  • Guests must have previous horseback riding experience
  • Guests need to be 8 years or over and a maximum of 230 lbs (104 kg)
  • Children aged 17 and under must be accompanied by a parent or guardian
  • Children will not be paired with an adult – they must ride their own horse
  • An understanding of basic English is required
  • Adult riders must sign a waiver; the parent or legal guardian of any rider under 18 must complete a waiver (documentation may be required to confirm the signatory's authority)
  • Riders must be physically capable of controlling the horse
  • Riders must wear sturdy closed-toed shoes, no open-toe shoes or shoes with big heels
  • Long pants are recommended for your comfort
  • Guests are not permitted to bring a backpack on the ride
  • Guests may be required to confirm their current weight on a scale and provide proof of the child's age
  • In the event these requirements are not met, the booking will be forfeited without a refund
  • Gratuities are not included
Customer reviews

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4.8 /5

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We enjoyed the ride. The weather was perfect. Our guide was excellent. Saddles are a little 'hard' ... lol. The ride was very suitable for inexperienced riders.

August 28, 2022

Quality horses, wonderful guide and extraordinary ride. A wonderful activity!

July 20, 2022

En helt fantastisk dejlig dag, virkelig flot tur! Virkelig sød og imødekommende guide,dygtige og venlige heste Tak for en dejlig dag

August 15, 2022


Product ID: 348736