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Yellowstone River Paddle & Saddle

Spend a few hours exploring the wilderness of Paradise Valley, Cinnabar Basin on Horseback. This historic 1700 acre ranch offers high sagebrush fields, juniper forest and amazing views of Electric Peak. Gentle, happy horses show you around the magical Montana you have been dreaming of. Your 2 hour ride covers diverse terrain and offers an experience of being on a real Montana Ranch.

Just when you are ready to say, “what’s for lunch? “, the guides take you to the decorated pavilion where the Ranch serves up beef or veggie burgers, sides and all the fixin’s. Digest while you drive 11 miles to the Montana Whitewater Office in Gardiner for a raft trip on the Yellowstone River.

Our Half Day Paradise begins at the northern border of Yellowstone Park, right where the Gardiner River converges with the mighty Yellowstone River. This trip is fun for the whole family! Ride the waves at Man-Eater Hole, Boonie’s Revenge and Sleeping Giant! Take in the breathtaking view of Devil’s Slide. Float through some flat water stretches great for swimming and relaxing. This trip is great for first time rafters or family groups with wide age and ability ranges. Minimum age is 5. The total time required for the trip is about 2.5 to 3 hours depending on water levels. Boats usually accommodate 8-12 people depending on size and group demands. If your group is interested in this trip with a smaller boat, see the small boat option. This trip does not take you inside park boundaries. No charge for wet suit, river shoes and splash gear rental!

Spend a few hours exploring the wilderness of Paradise Valley, Cinnabar Basin on Horseback. This historic 1700 acre ranch offers high sagebrush fields, juniper forest and amazing views of Electric Peak. Gentle, happy horses show you around the magical Montana you have been dreaming of. Your 2 hour ride covers diverse terrain and offers an experience of being on a real Montana Ranch.

Just when you are ready to say, “what’s for lunch? “, the guides take you to the decorated pavilion where the Ranch serves up beef or veggie burgers, sides and all the fixin’s. Digest while you drive 11 miles to the Montana Whitewater Office in Gardiner for a raft trip on the Yellowstone River.

Our Half Day Paradise begins at the northern border of Yellowstone Park, right where the Gardiner River converges with the mighty Yellowstone River. This trip is fun for the whole family! Ride the waves at Man-Eater Hole, Boonie’s Revenge and Sleeping Giant! Take in the breathtaking view of Devil’s Slide. Float through some flat water stretches great for swimming and relaxing. This trip is great for first time rafters or family groups with wide age and ability ranges. Minimum age is 5. The total time required for the trip is about 2.5 to 3 hours depending on water levels. Boats usually accommodate 8-12 people depending on size and group demands. If your group is interested in this trip with a smaller boat, see the small boat option. This trip does not take you inside park boundaries. No charge for wet suit, river shoes and splash gear rental!

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  • Adult: $43, Child (5-12): $33

  • Ages

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  • Adult: $143 Child (Ages 8-12): $133

  • Ages

    8+

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