The spiked red-rock formations at Garden of the Gods were formed more than 230 million years ago — long before horses even arrived in North America. This area is ideal for beginners, intermediate and advanced riding on the lands of this geologic marvel is an awe-inspiring experience.
The riding trails provide you with views of deep forest to panoramic mountain overlooks, of Colorado Springs and the Pikes Peak region. There are many guides that will lead you on the ride of your life over trails of western beauty where you may see a variety of wildlife. There are a wide variety of horses as well to match each person from the novice to the experienced rider. One-hour and two-hour guided horseback rides are popular, along with horse-drawn rides and scenic wildlife routes.