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Address: Grand Canyon - North Rim, Bryce Canyon National Park, UT 84717
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+1 435-679-8665
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Come explore Zion National Park on the back of horse or mule. Experience...

Come explore Zion National Park on the back of horse or mule. Experience riding through the Virgin River, looking up at the "Court of the Patriarchs", and climbing 700 ft on the Sandbench Trail. Canyon Trail Rides offers a 1 hour ride and a 1/2 day (3 hour) ride. The 1 hour ride is $40.00 per person and each person must be 7 years or older and under 220 lbs. The 1/2 day ride is $80.00 per person and each person must be 10 years or older and under 220 lbs.

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One of the best vacation experiences ever

Neither my wife nor I had ever ridden a horse or mule before. My wife was definitely nervous. I had booked the 3 hour ride. The Cowboys spend time before the ride matching you... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Jerry F
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Cumberland, Rhode Island
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Cumberland, Rhode Island
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68 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

Neither my wife nor I had ever ridden a horse or mule before. My wife was definitely nervous. I had booked the 3 hour ride. The Cowboys spend time before the ride matching you with a horse or mule that matches your experience and it is done in a friendly way that does not belittle your lack of experience. A... More 

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Santa Fe, New Mexico
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 289 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

The husband took the half-day ride to the bottom of the Bryce Amphitheater. He describes it as the trip of a lifetime. He did it for both the ride and the photography. First, the logistical details. The trip was booked on the Canyon Trail Rides web page, and immediately confirmed by an e-mail that provided the who-where-when information. Because they... More 

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georgia
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We took the half day Peekaboo Loop Trail ride and I highly recommend it instead of the shorter rides on the rim. We rode way down in the hoodoos, which would have been a very long and strenuous hike - this was a great way to see the scenery. Ask for a mule instead of a horse-- they are sturdier,... More 

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Reviewed 1 week ago

We went on the 4 hour horseback ride with trail guides Kitty and Dillon. The ride was absolutely phenomenal and the views were beyond incredible. Kitty and Dillon did a great job of telling stories and making you laugh. We would definitely go again. They are very knowledgeable and helpful. Thnks Kitty and Dillon and everyone at Bryce Canyon Trail... More 

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Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The scenery is magnificent!! It is much different than just driving and using the scenic lookouts. You are taken down to the canyon floor and walk around the hoodoos. The guides were excellent. One member of our party has a hard time walking etc. but they got him on and off the horse no problem. If I ever get back... More 

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was part of a trip of a lifetime , this was amazing , the people at trail rides were fantastic . I'd never been near a horse let alone ridden , I was assessed and given a lovely mule called ford who took me round , the trip is very well organised and professional. I would heartedly recommend them... More 

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Manchester, NH
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Reviewed 1 week ago

So we were a little put off by the several of the guides, at first...one was taking a leak in-between two mules when we walked up, and the one that "greeted" us was pretty grumpy and told us we were too early - sorry pal, not the end of the earth. After that, things improved dramatically - our tour guide... More 

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Thank NCHS80
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I highly recommend this adventure! We took the half day horseback riding adventure through Zion National Park. It was amazing to say the least. I got to ride Barbara, the lovely mule (I may be biased because I am pretty sure she is my spirit animal). Our "tour-guide"/cowboy, Talon, was hilarious and very friendly- he was informative about our surroundings... More 

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Prescott, Arizona
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

After trying to walk down to the canyon and back; we decided to finish the trip with a horse ride. Very well run stable operation and good wranglers. They took the time to fit us to the proper horse and gave a little instruction. We were lucky with a sunny day and little wind. Marvelous experience to ride so close... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We did the 2 hour ride as a family of 4 - with a 7 and 8 year old. Luckily it was just us and another couple with one guide which was great - the group wasn't too big. Hank our guide led our 7 year old on her mule for half of the trip which was very helpful as... More 

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