Experience Garden of the Gods in a unique way– on horseback! Academy Riding Stables is the only company to offer horseback riding based on a stellar reputation for safety, comfort and FUN! Come visit them at the foot of Pikes Peak near Garden of the Gods. View Map.
Your vacation to Colorado Springs wouldn’t be complete without horseback riding through TripAdvisor’s Second Greatest Park in the United States! Only Central Park was voted better by their members and better than Millennium Park in Chicago, Golden Gate Park in San Francisco and even the National Mall! Come see what all the fun is about and experience this natural wonder as many of our ancestors did- via horseback!
Academy Riding Stables offers several different options for your family to experience horseback riding in Colorado Springs through Garden of the Gods. Whether you’re a beginner or an experienced rider, their trained cowboys and cowgirls will ensure the safest and most knowledgeable ride for your group. You’ll leave the stables and ride along the scenic trails of the Garden of the Gods, where you’ll enjoy its breathtaking beauty and view famous formations such as the Kissing Camels and the Sleeping Giant.
One and two hour horesback riding trips are offered throughout the summer months for ages 8 and up. For the little ones (2-7) they offer Pony Rides that are 15 minutes long and a great introduction to horseback riding. Imagine the smiles on their faces!
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Wind along the scenic trails of the historic Garden of the Gods as your eyes feast on the natural beauty that inspired one of America’s most revered and timeless anthems, “America The Beautiful.” Your horseback adventure awaits at Academy Riding Stables in Colorado Springs! It’s the perfect outing for all ages (8 and up). But don’t worry, we offer rides around our stables for the little ones from 2 – 7 years. With so many return visitors, this is a can’t miss experience for the whole family.
Your journey begins 45 minutes prior to ride at the Academy Riding Stables in Colorado Springs, where you are fitted with a horse for your one, two or three-hour ride. Whether you’re a beginner or an experienced rider, our trained cowboys will ensure the safest and most knowledgeable ride for your group.
Riding horseback through such a beautiful park has it’s perks. First, you’re sure to take pictures of you and your family that your Facebook friends will be sure to be jealous of! Add this to your scrapbook and remember how much fun Academy Riding Stables and your ride was!
“WOW!” “Incredible!” “Awesome!” are just some of the more common words they hear at Academy Riding Stables. From the oldest to youngest, the excitement they see from returning riders shows this is an experience you won’t want to miss.