Horseback Riding in the Garden of the Gods

Enjoy the natural splendor and serene landscape of the Garden of the Gods Colorado Springs, Colorado. See this natural wonder as our ancestors did a 100 years ago-on horseback.

The whole family will enjoy Colorado horseback riding, guided by real cowboys who will point out the best red rock formations of the Garden of the Gods including; the Sleeping Giant, Snakehead Rock, Kissing Camels and Siamese Twins

We Welcome all Level Riders

Whether you are an experienced horse back rider or a beginner, Academy Riding Stables has a horse suited to your abilities with Colorado guided horse back riding in the Garden of the Gods Park.

1 & 2 hour horse back rides are available throughout the summer months and after Labor Day through Thursday before Memorial Weekend you can enjoy a perimeter ride (approx. 2.5 hrs.) around the outer edges of this beautiful 1400 acre park.

Most Wanted Info

  • Guided Horseback Leisure Trail Rides
  • Open Year Round
  • Riders 8 years or older
  • Rider maximum weight 250 pounds
  • Single Rider per horse
  • Reservations are recommended


Academy Riding Stables
4 El Paso Blvd.
Colorado Springs, CO 80904


Toll Free: (888) 700-0410
Phone: (719) 633.5667
Fax: (719) 475-9183