Crested Butte and the Gunnison Valley offer up unmatched backcountry access and vistas. Experience the Gunnison backcountry the cowboy way.
Lope through snowy Colorado mountain wilderness with winter horseback riding. Experience the Gunnison valley wilderness the way the miners did 140 years ago.
Newbie or seasoned riders are guided by expert wranglers offering an unforgettable time on scenic trails through our winter wonderland.
Fantasy Ranch’s winter horseback experience is available 1:00 to 3:00 Monday through Friday.
We meet in the Almont Resort Parking lot before 1:00 and then you will follow us in your vehicle over to the horse corrals. 4 wheel drive is recommended.
After we get everyone loaded up we journey through the snow on a one hour horseback ride plus a stop in the middle for hot coccoa by the fireplace.
We often see elk, mule deer, big horn sheep, and bald eagles. After the ride we feed the horses some treats and set them free. We are usually finished at about 3:00 pm.