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Horseback Riding in Utah

Horseback riding in Utah is a once in a lifetime opportunity. Horseback is an incredible way to see Utah from a different vantage point in a unique and interesting way. Visitors come from all over to enjoy the beautiful, diverse terrain of Utah. The state is loaded with horseback riding outfitters who can facilitate the perfect horseback riding adventure for riders of all experience levels. Those who try horseback riding enjoy getting close and personal with mountainous wild flowers, lakes, and peaks, various trail options, and elevated adventure factor horseback riding offers.


  • Bryce Canyon 
  • Zion 
  • Moab 
  • St. George 
  • Grand Canyon 
  • Kanab
  • Capitol Reef
  • Salt Lake City 
  • Park City

Highlighted Experiences

  • Butch Cassidy Trails 
  • Antelope Island State Park
  • Grand Staircase National Monument
  • Monument Valley 
  • Stewart Falls 
  • Horsetail Falls Trail
  • Red Canyon
  • East Zion
  • Peek-Boo Slot Canyon
  • Lower Red Castle
  • Amethyst Lake Trail 
  • Snow Canyon Overlook

Horseback Riding in National Parks

Arches - Allowed in certain areas with restrictions.

Bryce Canyon - Offers guided tours.

Canyonlands - Allowed in certain areas with restrictions.

Capitol Reef - Allowed in certain areas with restrictions. There are backcountry horse camping options and staging for horses as well.

Zion - Allowed in certain areas with restrictions.

Horseback Riding Outfitters

  • Blue Sky Ranch 
  • This is the Place 
  • Rocky Mountain Outfitters
  • Red Pine Adventures 
  • Ruby’s Tours 
  • Roam Outdoor Adventure 
  • Adrift Adventures 
  • Moab Adventure Center 
  • Destination Sports and Adventures 
  • Bar 10 Ranch Guides & Outfitters
  • Daniel’s Summit Guides & Rentals
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Horseback Riding TIPS

Wear close toed shoes, appropriate sun protection, and more closely fitting clothing to avoid getting caught on equipment or obstacles.