Explore the majestic Rocky Mountains on one of the area's amazing trail rides. Catch a glimpse of elk, deer, bighorn sheep and other wildlife. Sit back, relax, and capture all the natural beauty of the area. With a dramatic backdrop such as this, it's no wonder horseback riding and pack trips are two of the more popular summer adventures for guests. Step back in time and enjoy the unchanged splendor of the Rocky Mountains - just as it was when the first settlers arrived more than a century ago.
The companies below offer everything from beginner horseback riding trips to overnight pack-trip adventures. Below is a list of experienced guides and services that Frias Properties recommends. Click on a link below or, if you need further assistance, contact the Frias Properties concierge desk at (970) 925-9075.
Maroon Bells Guide and Outfitters
Treat yourself with a ride through the spectacular Maroon Creek Valley and enjoy amazing views of the Maroon Bells! The company offers 1, 1 and a half, 2 hour rides, half and full day lunch rides, overnight pack trips, pony and wagon rides. You can also enjoy a two-hour trail ride along Maroon Creek followed by a chef prepared private dinner. For more information and rates, please visit www.MaroonBellsAspen.com or call the Frias concierge staff at (970) 925-9075.
Snowmass Creek Outfitters
Ready for an adventure like no other? Let the company’s experienced guides take you to an exciting 2 hour, half day or a full day ride, pack trip, hiking, fishing or a hunting trip in the world-renowned Maroon Bells & Snowmass Wilderness of Colorado! Picture yourself riding through fields of wildflowers, along rushing streams and abundant wildlife. Offering an experience of a lifetime is the company’s greatest guarantee! For more information and rates, please visit www.SnowmassCreekOutfitters.com or call our concierge staff at (970) 925-9075.
Capitol Peak Outfitters
"Make this your best summer ever with the friendliest, most professional and experienced outfitters in Colorado." Experience the beauty of the Aspen-Snowmass wilderness by booking a trip with Capitol Peak Outfitters! The company offers daily horseback rides and overnight pack trips for every age, fully guided hunting and fishing expeditions and guided hunts. All trips take place in the Maroon Bells/Snowmass wilderness areas renowned for its 14,000 foot peaks, wildflowers, mountain lakes, and breathtaking panoramic views. For more information and rates, please visit www.CapitolPeak.com or call our concierge staff at (970) 925-9075.
Cozy Point Ranch
Cozy Point Ranch is Aspen’s only public equestrian center. The camp experience includes riding lessons for all kids 4 years old and up; daily chores on the ranch; horse related art projects; yoga sessions and much more! Register your kids online at CozyPointRanch.com or call our concierge staff at (970) 925-9075 for assistance!
Crystal Springs Ranch
Kids Summer Riding Camp - Carbondale
Children have the opportunity to learn the fundamentals of riding, horse care, and vaulting (gymnastics on the moving horse) while having fun, gaining confidence, learning responsibility and making new friends. Campers should bring a sack lunch and beverage. Sessions: $100 per day or $360 per week. Private lessons offered Friday, Saturday, and Sundays with appointment. Pick-up and drop off by reservation only at the Snowmass Intercept Lot. For reservations: www.CrystalSpgsRanch.net, call (970) 963-1505 or call our concierge staff at (970) 925-9075 for assistance.