Eagle Cap Wilderness Horseback Day Rides

Let the horse focus on the trail while you take in the incredible beauty of the Eagle Cap. Leave the hustle and bustle of everyday life and settle into a rugged outdoor adventure and bring home memories of a lifetime. You can choose rides from two hour, half-day or all day. All rides have their own vistas and travel rugged mountain trails on experienced horses. Our Guides are knowledgable and are happy to answer any questions you have about the area.

Wallowa Lake from East Fork Trail


Please arrive 20 minutes early to sign the liability waiver and allow our wranglers time to find the right horse for you. We ask that children be 6 years of age to ride the trails. Riding double is not allowed for safety reasons.

SHORT RIDES: $10 per child

For children too young or unable to go on the trails we offer a short ride of 3 laps around the complex led by one of our wranglers.

 ONE HOUR RIDES: $35 per person
Rides depart hourly on the hour between 8:00am and 7:00pm. Ride across the base of Mt. Bonneville as the trail gains 1000 feet elevation and enjoy the spectacular views of Wallowa Lake.

TWO HOUR RIDES: $65 per person
The 2 hour ride is approximately a 4 mile ride which follows the east fork of the Wallowa River. 2 hour rides run from 8:00am to 5:00pm and typically depart every two hours throughout the day.

HALF DAY RIDES: $120 per person

The half day ride is approximately 8 miles and follows the west fork of the Wallowa River. You will enjoy a break on the river and there are several waterfalls to see along the way. These rides run from 8:00am - 12:00pm and 1:00pm - 5:00pm. You are welcome to bring a drink and snacks.

ALL DAY Rides: $195 per person ($175 for 4 or more people)

An easy 3 hour (one-way) ride to Aneroid Lake. Saddle bags will be provided upon request so you can bring a picnic lunch or snacks. Enjoy 1.5 - 2 hours relaxing at the lake and taking in the beauty of the mountains or bring your fishing pole and try your luck with the trout fishing.


aneroid lake
Aneroid Lake up the East Fork Trail

Updated 2017. All prices subject to change without notice

541-432-7433 (Ride)
59761 Wallowa Lake Hwy
Joseph, Oregon 97846
For more information about pack trips, day rides, gear drops, set-up camps and hunting please drop us an e-mail HERE

Eagle Cap Wilderness FAQs

The Eagle Cap Wilderness is the largest wilderness in the state of Oregon. The peaks range up to 9,845 ft. and down to 3,600 ft. containing 53 lakes and a small ice field. There is fishing in most of the lakes and streams and an abundance of wildflowers, birds and wildlife.