Banff Horseback Backcountry Vacations, a Once-in-a-Lifetime Experience

We’ve been helping travelers explore the wilderness on horseback since 1962. It’s a tradition we’re proud of. It’s also why we provide travelers with four unique backcountry trips. Enjoy backcountry comfort at our log cabin lodges from overnight to six days of adventure. Discover how comfortable a Banff Trail Riders’ horseback vacation can be.

Banff Horseback Pack Trips with Banff Trail Riders

Sundance Lodge Overnight – 1 Night

Want to experience the unspoiled wilderness of Banff on horseback, but don’t have a lot of time to do it in? Then this 2-day overnight trip is perfect for you. Meander along a trail that takes you to the tranquil
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2 Days
Saturday
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Sundance Explorer Backcountry Lodge Horseback Ride in Banff, Canadian Rockies with Banff Trail Riders
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Sundance Lodge Explorer – 2 Nights

Rugged mountain scenery and an abundance of wildlife. And when the sun sets, you’ll be relaxing in pure backcountry comfort. Cowboy style. This adventure takes you along the glacier-fed waters of the Bow River, one of the best spots in
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3 Days
Monday
Lodge
Canadian Rockies Horseback Rides with Banff Trail Riders
Limited Space

Erling Strom Trail Lodge – 3 Nights

Ride through Alberta’s Wild West, tracing the paths that the early pioneers used while exploring these untamed forests. On this trip you will follow the Erling Strom Trail, a path forged through the dense Banff forests by renowned explorer Erling
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4 Days
Wednesday
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Ride to Allenby Pass summit with Banff Trail Riders in the Canadian Rockies
Limited Space

Halfway Lodge – 5 Nights

The ultimate backcountry trip, few folks ever get to experience a place like this. Sky-piercing mountains stretch out across the landscape, their peaks crusted with ice and snow. The air is cool and fresh. And best of all, there’s an
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6 Days
Thursday, Sunday
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Snowshoers at Sundance Lodge in Banff, Canadian Rockies
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Ski and Stay Sundance Lodge

For those seeking a remote getaway from the norm, Sundance Lodge is the perfect retreat! Powered by solar power and kept warm by wood heat, this cozy lodge adds a touch of home to the backcountry. Sitting on a gentle
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Thursday, Friday, Saturday (2N min.), Sunday
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Group at Backcountry Sundance Lodge with Banff Trail Riders

Rent A Log Cabin

For a winter getaway your group won’t soon forget – the entire backcountry lodge to yourself. Sundance Lodge offers backcountry comfort and complete privacy for groups of up to 26 - family, friends, corporations, weddings and other special interest groups
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Thursday, Friday, Saturday (2N min.), Sunday
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