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“Beautiful ride”

Jackson Hole Pack Trips and Trail Rides
Ranked #47 of 84 things to do in Jackson
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Owner description: Jackson Hole Pack Trips and Trail Rides offers the finest, horseback trail riding, fly fishing adventures and fully guided 1 to 3 night basecamp pack trips with fishing, hiking and photography. We are the only horseback company in Jackson Hole where your rides are 100% in the Bridger Teton National Forest.
Reviewed 30 June 2014

We did the half day ride which included lunch. Met AJ and Logan at the trailhead and headed out within 15 minutes. Just us (2 adults and 2 kids) on the ride which was really nice. Logan was our wrangler and he took us back to Willow creek. Absolutely beautiful! Had lunch in a meadow, and took lots of pictures. Never saw another human. Logan was easy going and helpful, and the horses were easy to ride for inexperienced riders. All said, it was a really great ride. Kids didn't want to stop. Next time, we will do an overnight pack trip.

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Reviewed 13 June 2014

My husband, myself and two of our kiddos made a reservation the day before to take a half day ride. Lunch was offered. We arrived at the trail head and the horses were saddled up according to size of each rider. A.J. was knowledgable, entertaining and helpful. He was willing to stop when we needed to stretch or take pictures. The location was beautiful!!!!! Would recommend this ride and A.J. as a guide. Thanks for a great day!!!

1  Thank mooremamaof4
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Reviewed 7 August 2013 via mobile

We had a amazing time on our riding - fly fishing excursion. John, our guide was outstanding. From the get go - he garnered respect and was in complete control yet fun and entertaining. With a couple riding novices, he taught us what to do and we all enjoyed our ride to the most scenic creek where we caught fish. I mean we caught fish! We had 10 fish within an hour! Large cutthroat. We were the only ones on the trip and on the creek. Simply breathtaking views and scenery. Our 10 year old daughter enjoyed the whole experience so much she now wants a horse to go fly fishing! John's expertise on the trail and fly fishing made this a memory of a lifetime for all of us! We're looking forward to trying the pack trip on our next visit out.

1  Thank rockoSeattle
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Reviewed 6 June 2013

We own horses in Connecticut, so have quite a bit of experience with horses. We saw an advertisement for a pack trip and decided to try it out. The food they provided us on our overnight excursion was very good. The initial ride out to our camp was scenic, although the weather took a turn for the worse and was a bit dicey with rain and lightning. They took us to a camp that was decent, not great. The horses were a bit unruly, you couldn't get them to stop eating on the trail, and they were a little unpredictable at times. The equipment at the camp was not in the best condition. Our guide was experienced, although I felt like we could've benefitted from having an additional guide. Overall, it was a good experience. I would not recommend it, simply because there are other half day and full day rides in the area I would have rather done and slept in a comfortable bed at a hotel at the end of the long day!

2  Thank BillThomas23
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Reviewed 9 September 2012

My husband and I went on the JH Trail Ride last Thursday. Paige was our wrangler and tour guide. Let me start by saying this tour was the highlight of our vacation!! We couldn't have enjoyed it more.

Upon arrival to the departure sight (trail head) Paige introduced herself and matched us with our horse for the ride. There were a total of 6 riders plus Paige herself. During our two hour tour we climbed to the top of the trail, crossed streams, and across meadows. It was a wonderful opportunity to get some great scenic pictures. She definitely took us into the back country. We saw deer, elk and even a black bear! The horses are trained with where to go, so all we really had to do is sit back, hold on, and enjoy the view. The horses did all the work!

We wish we would have taken the half day tour but only the 2 hour trip was available. If you are looking to see some great scenery, this is the tour for you! It was the best. We will return again next year for sure! Thank you Paige!

3  Thank Beasley33
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