Horseback Riding

Guided Trail Rides

Imagine yourself sitting on one of the most magnificent animals known, the horse. Full of power, agility and grace, let one of these beautiful animals along with a guide, take you to the highest mountain peaks and valleys around. Where you can enjoy the most spectacular views of the San Luis Valley, from a new and unique vantage point, few experiences on the back of a horse.

Cottonwood Cove

Located 10 miles north on Hwy. 149, they offer 1 or 2 hour guided rides on a daily basis across the Rio Grande River and up through the mountains of the 4UR Ranch. Ask about their special trips to Wheeler Geological Monument & other beautiful destinations in the San Luis Valley. Children must be 6 years to ride.

For information call (719) 658-2242.

Wilderness Adventures

Wilderness Adventures is located 6 miles west of South Fork on Hwy. 160 at Moon Valley Resort. If you are looking for a short ride, they offer 1, 2 & 3 hour rides along the Navajo Trail. They also offer overnight pack trips. You can decide the length of time you would like to stay, but make sure you call in advance to schedule your trip.

For information call (719) 873-5216

Guest/Dude Ranches

The South Fork/Creede area also offers a large number of Guest Ranches.

4UR Ranch (719)658-2202

Freeman’s (719)658-2454

Lost Trail (719)852-2525

RC Guest Ranch (719)658-2253

Double Spur Ranch (719)657-3139

Schaffer’s Guiding (719)657-2204