Bearcat Stables Sleigh Rides and Horseback Riding
Horse drawn sleigh rides, dinner sleigh rides and winter horseback rides. Rocky Mountain scenery from a horse’s view with Bearcat Stables, just 15 minutes from Beaver Creek resort. Kids love it!
Enjoy a magical experience as our world class Percheron horse teams guide you and your family through the beautiful Rocky Mountains while you sip on hot chocolate and apple cider. Enjoy the peace and beauty of the forest and the animals on this magical excursion. Don’t forget the camera!
Take a sleigh ride, then enjoy a delicious meal catered by the Timberhearth Grill in our cozy cabin. Dinner rides are available Wednesday-Saturday, Two seatings:
5:30 sleigh with 6:00 dinner
7:30 sleigh with 8:00 dinner
Sleigh rides and dinner are $75 for adults and $50 for kids 4-12. Children 3 and under are free.
DINNER MENU WITH FULL BAR AND WINE LIST
SOUP AND SALAD
Soup Du Jour **
Mixed Green Salad with white balsamic vinaigrette; organic baby greens, heirloom tomatoes, cucumber, red onion and crumbed Greek feta. **
Braised short rib; Cabernet Sauvignon red wine au jus with roasted Chablis onions
Herb roasted Boulder chicken breast with black pepper pan gravy**
Vegetarian pot pie; celery, carrots, vegetable veloute in a baked pie crust
Herb roasted fingerling potatoes**
Butter and seasoned seasonal vegetables**
Dinner rolls and butter
Bread pudding; Cinnamon Broche with Chocolate Ganache Glaze
**Denotes Gluten Free options
Conveniently located for Vail and Beaver Creek guests
Bearcat Stables’ sleigh rides and winter horseback rides operate from the Bearden Homestead in Cordillera, just 15 minutes west of Beaver Creek resort.
Transportation is available from your hotel in Vail or Beaver Creek; please call for rates.
Horseback Rides at Bearcat Stables
Horseback rides at Bearcat Stables depart from the Bearden Homestead on Squaw Creek Road. These rides cater to those who would like to experience a horseback ride in beautiful Rocky Mountain scenery, but have limited time or horseback riding experience. More
ONE HOUR RIDE – $60
ONE AND A HALF HOUR RIDE – $75
TWO HOUR RIDE – $90
Backcountry / Advanced Horseback Rides
These rides are designed for more advanced riders. Experience a part of the Rocky Mountains that few people see. Spend from three to six hours in this beautiful terrain – even add a gourmet lunch along the way if you’d like! Overnight and multi-day trips are also available and make the perfect family or business retreat. Each backcountry ride is customized to match your idea of the perfect horseback adventure! More
THREE HOUR RIDE – $120
FOUR HOUR RIDE (INCLUDES LUNCH) – $160
Groups limited to six people – larger groups available by request.
Groups of 8+ receive a 10% discount. We offer military a 10% discount.
Call us and let us know what you’d like to do and we’ll make it happen!
Hunting / Packing Services
Bearcat Stables offers hunt camps and packing services in units 44 and 45. These areas are some of the most famous for Colorado elk and deer hunting. Call today to book your hunting adventure. More
Vail to Aspen Horseback Ride
Riding a horse from Vail to Aspen will be one of the most memorable journeys you ever make. This four day, three night trip traverses some of the most spectacular backcountry nestled in Colorado. Nights are spent in Tenth Mountain Division Huts and private guest ranches, which provide nearly all of the comforts of home
An Experience to Remember
- Friendly, well-loved horses
- A cozy campfire
- Hot drinks
- Warm blankets for everyone
- Large groups are welcome; each sleigh can accommodate up to 14 people.
- A private sleigh is great for special occasions such as marriage proposals, anniversaries, and more!