Our Mountain Horseback expeditions in the Canadian Rockies offer you the freedom and adventure of living a unique and unforgettable experience, wild spaces and incredible landscapes. One of the most beautiful areas in the world to travel on a horse, next to rugged glaciers, mountain meadows, alpine flowers and streams of crystal clear water. All surrounded by a wide wild life.
These trips seek the adventurer that is in you. Provoking that we take a step outside of our comfort zones, trying something different and new. It could be the call of nature or the experience of enjoying a free and wild space, but by responding to the call will make our spirit nourish.
Location: The Canadian Rockies, Kananaskis Country
Kananaskis Country is a forest reserve of 4200 square km located in the foothills of the Canadian Rockies, with average heights of 1500 meters reaching in the continental division heights of more than 3000 m. Many of the emblematic mountain species have lived these mountains for centuries; cougar, deer, elk, rams, black bear and grizly.
Throughout most of its territory, motorized vehicles are prohibited, so traveling on horse or on foot, apartof the most authentic way, is the only way to do it. Great films like "The Reborn" played by Leonardo Dicaprio or "Brokeback Mountain" winner of the Oscar for best film, have been shot in Kananaskis.
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An unforgettable adventure of 9 days. Six days riding a horse where you will cross mountains, valleys and rivers. Sleeping in mountain camps under the stars and cooking on open fire. In a trip of these characteristics, distances between 120 and 140 km are covered by all types of terrain, therefore basic knowledge in riding and fitness is required.
During the duration of the trip you will have time to develop a close relationship with the horses, and the team of guides, other travelers and of course, with the wild nature of western Canada. Our horses are excellent travel companions, well trained and very important. It will be your trusted travel companion, so taking care of them is a priority. All together we will make sure they have fresh grass and fresh water to drink, as well as a good brushing that they like so much.
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