Experience the wild with a trusted companion
We couldn’t agree with Churchill more. At Eagle Ridge Ranch, we take great pride in offering the best guided horse rides in Island Park.
Our seasoned professionals have the skill necessary to ensure you have a safe, enjoyable time with one of our 80+ horses. Our trustworthy steeds are hand-picked, retired professional horses, meaning they’ve done barrel racing, team roping, bulldogging, and/or trail riding.
We are confident you will fall in love with the horses available for riding.
Horse rides fill up fast, so please reserve in advance!
For no extra charge you also can spend the day at Eagle Ridge Ranch fishing, boating and canoeing! For a small fee, you can use the 3D archery course, book an appointment to Sheridan Lake, or stay in one of our spectacular cabins!
Horse Ride Options
Eagle Ridge Ranch offers a variety of horseback riding packages for individuals, families or groups of all sizes. We cater to our customers and take them on the adventure of a lifetime.
Morning Day Half Trip
An early morning horseback ride is a great way to start off the day. The ranch offers a three-hours morning ride on multiple trails including through mountain ridges, deep ravines, or into meadows and moose country. Some trail are near the Continental Divide, separating Idaho & Montana — here the wild flowers bloom nearly all summer.
- Cost: $70 per horse
- Time: 3-hour ride starting at 9:50 a.m.
Afternoon Family Special
Are you looking for the best price for your family? A two-hour afternoon ride amongst the cattle, creeks, and meadows of the largest cattle ranch in Eastern Idaho will bring out your inner-cowboy. After the ride, take a break with your family and spend the day at our ranch fishing, boating, canoeing, picnicking and catching frogs!
- Cost: $50 per horse
- Time: 2-hour ride starting at 1:30 p.m.
Evening Two Hour Ride
End a long day of fun with a casual, relaxing jaunt through the countryside. This two-hour ride brings riders near lakes and slow-moving streams. These are slower trails meant to be enjoyed by all ages — including grandparents — as we take you into the natural habitat of moose and nesting geese and ducks.
- Cost: $55 per horse
- Time: 2-hour ride starting at 4 p.m.
Western Cookout Ride
The Western Cookout Ride combines the joys of horseback riding with good old fashion western cooking. The ride begins at the barns, where guests pick their horses then enjoys a 1.5 hour horseback ride of some of the most beautiful country in eastern Idaho.
Afterward we serve dinner in a breath-taking outdoor arena filled with wildflowers and trees. Our fine dining experience includes: Dutch oven pork spareribs, dutch oven potatoes, dutch oven peach cobbler, hot scones, a green salad and a drink.
- Cost: $80.00 per adult rider 12 years and up, $70 per child 5 to 11 years of age, and children 4 years and under are free!
- Time: 1.5-hour ride and outdoor cookout starting at 4 p.m.
- Western Cookout must be scheduled in advance!
- Children younger than 5-years-old can double with an adult
Not able to ride? Dutch oven dinners are also available without the horse ride. Cost is $30 per adult 12 and up, and $20 for children ages 5 to 11, and children 4 years and younger are free!
We determine the exact dates based on snow and safety for the horses and our guests.
Wagon Rides are available by scheduling with the office. Wagons can hold 15 people per wagon ride.