Guided Trail Rides

Horses are available beginning Memorial Day weekend.

Upper Meadow Rides

Upper Meadow Rides are approximatly 1 hour and 15 minutes long, cost $25.00 per person, and leaves at 10:00 AM, 11:30 AM, 1:00 PM, 2:30 PM and 4:00 PM daily. The ride takes you through the Upper Meadow, across the river, and then back down the far side of the river in a scenic loop.

Half Day Ride

The Half Day Ride is about three and a half hours long, leaves at 10:30AM and costs $55 per person. Typically the ride takes you to a vista overlooking Relief Reservoir, where many people enjoy a lunch they packed or hiking to the dam and taking pictures.

All Day Ride

Day rides are the way to go if you want to have a longer ride, and still have time to have a picnic, and fish or hike around the wilderness. Rides leave at 6:30 AM and 9:30 AM. This trip normally goes to Kennedy Lake or Kennedy Creek, with some excellent trout fishing. We do offer a discounted rate for groups of multiple riders.
Emigrant Wilderness:

  • 1-2 Riders, $100 per person
  • 3+ Riders, $85 per person


With reservations for the All Day Ride, you may also choose from one of several alternate destinations.

Emigrant Wilderness

  • Lower Relief - 5 hrs. / creek fishing / view of Granite Dome
  • Kennedy Lake - 4.5 hrs. / excellent fishing and scenery
  • Lunch Meadow - 6 hrs. / High Alpine scenery above tree line

Carson Iceberg Wilderness

  • Min. 2 people / reservations required / $5.00 stock transportation fee per person added to Emigrant Basin Wilderness rates.
  • St. Mary's Trail - Saint Mary's Pass, Sonora Peak, Carson River.
  • Seven Pines Trail - Red Peak, Sheepherder Camp.
  • Dardanelles Cones Trail - Sword Lake, McCormic Creek.
  • Arnot Creek Trail - Highland Creek, Hiram Meadow.
  • Iceberg Trail - Disaster Creek, Paradise Valley, Boulder Creek, Clark's Meadow, and Spicer Reservoir.