Jasper National Park Horseback Riding
There are a number of options for Jasper National Park horseback riding. On the benchlands immediately behind the town of Jasper is JASPER RIDING STABLES (Pyramid Lake Rd., 780/852-7433, early May to early Oct.). The stables offer one-, two-, and three-hour guided rides. The one-hour trip follows a ridge high above town, providing excellent views of the Athabasca River Valley. JASPER PARK STABLES (The Fairmont Jasper Park Lodge, 780/852-6476, mid-May to mid-Oct.) offers a 1.25-hour guided ride around Lake Annette and a two-hour ride along the Valleyview Trail.