Enjoy the beauty of Montana horseback. We offer trail rides year round at Headwaters Ranch where you can enjoy the breathtaking scenery and gorgeous trails above the headwaters of the Missouri River from the back of a sturdy, sweet, mountain trail horse.
WHEN: Fridays and Saturdays. 11am and 2pm. By reservation.
LENGTH: Approximately 1.5 hours, incl. instruction beforehand.
WHO: Beginners and above. 7 yrs and older, 250# max. weight
COST: $75 per rider. Reservations required
Learn to ride! With the help of our wonderful lesson horses here at the ranch, we can teach you basic Western or English horsemanship skills, utilizing our miles of trails, practice courses, and outdoor exercise arenas. We also offer training sessions and conditioning rides on your own horse. Plus, use our cross country jumping course or practice courses to hone your jumping skills.
WHEN. Offered Thursdays or by appointment.
WHO:. Beginners and children to advanced and specialized.
COST: $55 per lesson. Approximately 1 hour, sometimes more.
hound walks and foxhunting
Join the Big Sky Hounds every Wednesday and Sunday, plus special meets, for hound exercise horseback May through August, or ride to the hounds for Foxhunting Montana-Style September through April. See www.BigSkyHounds.com for more information on Montana’s only foxhunting club.
HOUND EXERCISE: 1-2 hours, $75 includes horse lease.
FOXHUNTING: $75 capping fee or become a club member.
HORSE LEASE: For home hunt days, $175.