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Banff Trail Riders

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132 Banff Avenue, Banff, Banff National Park, Alberta T0L 0C0, Canada
+1 403-762-4551
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US$95.30*
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2 Hour Banff Horseback Riding Adventure
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Discover a side of Banff you can only see on horseback. Banff Trail Riders (previously Holiday on Horseback take you to places most travellers never experience. We offer hourly rides, backcountry lodge and tent pack trips, sleigh rides and more. Get an authentic old west adventure, even if you have never been on a horse before. We'll match you with a horse, guide and trip that just right for your level of riding experience.
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  • Very good23%
  • Average6%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible10%
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“hour ride” (78 reviews)
“sleigh ride” (61 reviews)
“warner stables” (36 reviews)
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132 Banff Avenue, Banff, Banff National Park, Alberta T0L 0C0, Canada
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+1 403-762-4551
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"hour ride"
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"sleigh ride"
in 61 reviews
"warner stables"
in 36 reviews
"spray river"
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"steak"
in 46 reviews
"cowboy cookout"
in 23 reviews
"an experienced rider"
in 12 reviews
"riding experience"
in 14 reviews
"bow river"
in 54 reviews
"long ride"
in 7 reviews
"great ride"
in 18 reviews
"hot chocolate"
in 18 reviews
"baked potato"
in 7 reviews
"sulphur mountain"
in 25 reviews
"from australia"
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"once in a lifetime"
in 6 reviews
"beautiful scenery"
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We went on the hour long bow river ride. It was a nice ride but the guide in front seemed brand new and wasn’t very talkative. We expected the ride to be more scenic and less in the trees. The rider in the back was...More

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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

The customer service is terrible. It destroys our day. The lady at the front desk has a very bad attitude.

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

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Reviewed 15 March 2018

The sleigh ride was well worth doing and our driver had a wealth of information to share. Upon check in, hot apple cider and hot chocolate are staged for your enjoyment, while you are waiting. Heavy wool blankets are made available for your comfort while...More

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BanffHorseback, Manager at Banff Trail Riders, responded to this reviewResponded 18 March 2018

Thank you so much for your review. I’m glad you enjoyed the sleigh ride.

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Reviewed 13 March 2018

We enjoyed the sleigh ride. We even found out after we booked online that we had a coupon for a discount given to us from our hotel. We called and they were willing to refund the difference!! Very friendly staff and definitely recommend the sleigh...More

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BanffHorseback, Manager at Banff Trail Riders, responded to this reviewResponded 15 March 2018

We are glad you enjoyed the sleigh ride. Thank you for the review.

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Reviewed 6 March 2018

I and my wife have done both the Sleigh ride and the horseback riding with Banff Trail riders and we enjoyed both of our experiences. Great staff and animals with breathtaking scenery. We would recommend this place to anyone.

Thank Dean C
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BanffHorseback, Manager at Banff Trail Riders, responded to this reviewResponded 8 March 2018

Thank you Dean for your kind words. Next time you should try one of our Backcountry trips, you will not be disappointed.

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Reviewed 27 February 2018 via mobile

Excellent relaxed ride! Great views. Beautiful horses. Warm fire and delislcious cider! Excellent staff! Thanks for a great day!!

Thank Daphne S
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BanffHorseback, Manager at Banff Trail Riders, responded to this reviewResponded 1 March 2018

We are so glad you enjoyed your sleigh ride. Thank you for sharing.

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Reviewed 27 February 2018 via mobile

My friends and I visited Banff Trail Riders for a 1-hour sleigh ride, and had a great time! Lovely scenery, knowledgeable guide, beautiful horses.. it was wonderful. We're already looking into booking an overnight trip with them in the future. Highly recommend!

Thank Jacquie L
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BanffHorseback, Manager at Banff Trail Riders, responded to this reviewResponded 28 February 2018

Thank you for the review. You will love the backcountry. Please contact us if you have any questions.

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Sylvia_05501
7 March 2017|
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Response from BanffHorseback | Property representative |
No experience necessary, we will give you some instructions and we have lots of calm horses. Most of our customers on our hourly rides have not ridden before
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nancysalasmd
26 February 2017|
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Response from BanffHorseback | Property representative |
Our minimum age for day rides is 8. We do take 3-7 year olds on pony leads.
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cazhalls
23 January 2017|
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Response from Erndog51 | Reviewed this property |
Yes you can though I believed I booked 1 day prior.
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