Double Star Ranch

 

 Pony Rides.....................$30/single rider or $50/pair of riders

Pony Ride

A great option for our underage riders or anyone who is just a little bit nervous. We will start out with a mini horsemanship session where riders will get learn to safely lead and groom one of our excellent horses. After that we will saddle the up horse up and riders will get to go for a mini trail ride on the horse they were just grooming while being led by a wrangler. Riders under the age of 6 years old require a responsible adult to walk beside them while on the horse, not provided. Two riders would be grooming the horse together and take turns leading and riding, please allow extra time for this.
Suitability: Underage & Nervous Riders      Average Length: 30-45 minutes

Old Woods Trail Ride..............................................$40/rider

Old Woods Trail Ride

Old Woods Trail Ride has a gentle climb and open trails. You will be able to ride through a mature forest and cross over some deadfall along the trail. There are still lots of great views of Forest Lake and the valley below. Prior to going out in the trail, you will be introduced to your horse and spend some time getting comfortable with them. There are opportunities for riders to ride at a trot depending on the skill level of the group - please let your wrangler know if you wish to do so and they will access your skill level and communication with your horse in order to give you opportunities to go quicker.  
Suitability: All abilities can enjoy                 Average  Length: 1 hour

Nature Trail Ride..................................................$45/rider

Nature Trail Ride
 

Enjoy a ride aboard one of our awesome horses as we start out by going by the lake - on hot days, we will even ride into the lake to give the horses a drink. After that we will go on up and ride through the trees. A really nice ride with a variety of terrain to ride through, great way to experience nature! You will be introduced to your horse and have an opportunity to become comfortable in a safe environment prior to heading out on the trail. There are limited opportunities for riders to speed up. If you wish to do so, please inform your wrangler and they will access your skill and communication with your horse and should weather conditions be favourable (not too hot), you will be given the opportunity to speed up. 
Suitability: Confident Beginners - Exp.         Average Length: 1.25 hours

Bushwhacker Ride..$50/rider(1st hour); $30/rider each additional hour

Bushwhacker Trail Ride

Explore the mountainside on this ride, each ride is different than the last. Take this ride and you will get to go where ever your whim takes you but, be warned you may run into some low lying branches! It is recommended (not necessary) that new riders join us on one of our set rides prior to taking a bushwhacker ride to allow the wranglers to access your riding ability. There are usually several opportunities to enjoy the ride at a walk, trot, and lope (rider skill and trail dependent), let your wrangler know if you wish to do so and they will provide you with suitable opportunities along the way. The pre-trail riding where you are able to get to know your horse and become comfortable on them in a safe environment is included in your total time.
Suitability: Confident Beg – Exp Riders       Average Length: 1 hour Minimum

Picture Perfect Trail Ride.........................................$60/rider

Picture Perfect Trail Ride

Picture Perfect Trail Ride truly is "picture perfect!" It is a lovely ride that leads us through the birch trees with the sun filtering through and beautiful views! Stop at the look out point for great photo ops and wonderful views of the valley below! Before going out in the trail, you will be able to meet your horse and become comfortable with them in a safe environment. There will be opportunities for riders to ride at various gaits depending on rider skill level, if you wish to do so, please let your wrangler know and they will be able to access your skill level and communication with your horse in order to provide you with opportunities to do so. .
Suitibility: All abilities can enjoy                 Average Length: 1.5 hours

Picnic Trail Ride...................................$80/rider  *Packed lunch: $10/lunch

Picnic Trail Ride

We would be mounting up at 10:30 AM and head out on the trail after some time getting to know your horse in a safe environment. We will follow a peaceful old logging trail along the mountainside to our picnic area. Here everyone will dismount to stretch their legs and enjoy a delicious packed lunch* surrounded by nature. After lunch, we mount up and head back to the saddling area. An average packed lunch consists of a sandwich, cookies, trail mix, fruit or veggie, juice, as well as a bottle of water (substitutions may be made upon availability). *Lunch is not included in the price.
Suitibility: All abilities can enjoy                 Average Length: 2.5 – 3 hours

 

 Gratituities are not included in trail ride prices.

Group Rates are Available.

 To book your ride, please complete the form below, email doublestarranchbc@yahoo.com or call us at 250-672-0337.

We do request that you call us if you would like to book within 48 hours time.