Bryce Canyon Horse Trail Rides

Rides from March through November – weather permitting. (For the months of March, April, October & November the rides will be closed Sundays)

Half Day Ride, Full Day Ride, Thunder Mountain Ride, 1½ Hour Ride and a 1 hour ride. An experienced wrangler from Ruby’s Inn guides all horseback trail rides with history about Butch Cassidy and cowboy stories, which help makes a great horseback vacation.
For more Horse Ride Information & Questions, Email horserides@rubysinn.com or Call 866-782-0002 for availability.

Minnie’s Favorite

Cost: $65.00
Length: 1½ hour ride
Recommended Riding Experience: First time riders through expert.
Horseback Riding UtahIf you’re looking for a scenic tour of the Bryce Canyon area, our 1 ½ hour ride takes in the Dixie National Forest and the rim of  Water Canyon Amphitheater, the first canyon in Bryce Canyon National Park. Leaving the rim, you climb Bristlecone Pine Ridge with standing 1500 year old Bristlecone Pines. (One of the oldest living things on the North American Continent.) From this ridge you will also see Boat Mesa and Sinking Ship Peak, some of the higher points in Fairyland Amphitheater. This is a 4 ½ mile loop.
If you are short on time and want to make great western memories, this is the ride for you. Rides leave daily at 8:30 a.m., 10:30 a.m., 12:30 p.m., 2:00 p.m. and 3:30 p.m.
Age 7 years and older.
Book a reservation for this ride!

  • Beginner to experienced riders
  • 220lb weight limit. (Over 6′ Tall, up to 260lb.)
  • This ride is available April 1st through October 31st

Half Day Ride
(Ruby’s Favorite)

Cost: $85.00 per person.
Length: 3 hour ride
Recommended Riding Experience: First time riders through expert.
Utah Horseback RidingA ride through the beautiful red rocks of Losee Canyon in Red Canyon. Enjoy the shade of mountain trails, and see the same country as Butch Cassidy and his Wild Bunch experienced over 100 years ago and pass an old outlaw hideout. At the half-way point is the rest area where you can stretch out and listen as wranglers tell tall stories. Rides leave daily at 8:30 a.m. and 1:00 p.m. Children must be at least 7 years old.

A minimum of 2-riders must book this ride per trip, ride may be cancelled.
Book a reservation for this ride!

  • Beginner to experienced riders
  • 220lb weight limit. (Over 6′ Tall, up to 260lb.)
  • This ride is available April 1st through October 31st

All Day Ride

Cost: $135.00 per person (Includes a box lunch)
Length: 5 to 6 hour ride
Horseback Riding Bryce CanyonRecommended Riding Experience: Not recommended for first time riders. 230lb weight limit
Casto Canyon and Losee Canyon are your backdrop as you venture through Red Canyon. This ride includes more trails once mastered by the infamous Butch Cassidy in his glory days. On this ride you will see several different backdrops and pass through an area called the Little Desert. Picture Death Valley surrounded by Red Canyon. Riders novice to experienced will enjoy this all day adventure. Leaves daily at 8:30 a.m. Children must be at least 10 years old.

This ride is NOT recommended for first time riders.
A minimum of 2-riders must book this ride per trip, ride may be cancelled.
Book a reservation for this ride!

  • Intermediate to experienced riders
  • 230lb weight limit
  • This ride is available May 1st through October 17th

Thunder Mountain Ride

Cost: $95.00 per person
Length: 4 to 4½ hour ride
Riding Horseback in UtahRecommended Riding Experience: Not recommended for first time riders. 230lb weight limit
The Thunder Mountain Trail starts at the bottom and ends at the top of Red Canyon. This ride offers the most breathtaking scenery in Bryce Canyon Area as your backdrop. The Thunder Mountain Trail with its switchbacks and narrow backbones will leave you with an experience that you will remember for years to come.  Leaves daily at 8:30 a.m. and (during summer months) at 1:30 p.m. Children must be at least 10 years old.

This ride is NOT recommended for first time riders.
A minimum of 2-riders must book this ride per trip, ride may be cancelled.

Book a reservation for this ride!

  • Intermediate to experienced riders
  • 230lb weight limit
  • This ride is available May 1st through October 17th

One Hour Ride – Early Spring & Late Fall

Cost: $55.00 per person
Length: 1 hour ride
Best Horseback Riding UtahRecommended Riding Experience: First time riders through expert.
If you are looking for a short scenic tour of the Bryce Canyon area, our 1 hour ride takes in the rim of Water Canyon Amphitheater, the first canyon in Bryce Canyon National Park. You will see Boat Mesa, Sinking Ship Peak, and some of the higher points in Fairyland Amphitheater. This is a 3 1/2 mile loop.
Rides leave daily at 9:30 am, 10:30 am, 12:30 pm, 1:30 pm & 2:30 pm.
Other times may be available.
Age 7 years old and older.
Call 866-782-0002 for availability.

  • This ride is available October 27th – November 27th 2013 and March 18th – April  1st, 2104 weather permitting.
  • Beginner to experienced riders.
  • 220lb weight limit. (Over 6′ Tall, up to 260lb.)
  • Closed on Sundays, Thanksgiving, and Christmas
  • We happily accept last minute reservations, depending on availability.
  • Group pricing is available and always welcome.
  • Rubys Inn reserves the right to change, alter or cancel any tours.
  • Some rides may have weight restrictions.
  • Bring water, camera, and (jacket in spring & fall).
  • All prices include Tax, Fees & Transportation to Trail Head. Group prices available.
  • In off season ride times may vary.