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Sleigh Rides A Horse-Drawn Montana Adventure

A Horse-Drawn Montana Adventure

If dashing through the snow in a one-horse open sleigh sounds like the stuff only dreams are made of, well, Western Montana’s Glacier Country is a winter dreamland of snow and splendor. After a day of skiing, skating, sledding or snowshoeing, take a horse-drawn carriage ride underneath a starry night sky with your favorite people (or special someone) and a warm cocoa or hot toddy.

Year-Round Adventure Lives in Columbia Falls

Outside Glacier National Park, explore the great outdoors by horseback, ski or snowshoe, and enjoy small-town charm at local coffee shops, breweries and distilleries.

How to Dress

The most basic rule is: it's winter and you'll be outside, so dress to stay warm. If you have ski clothes, wear them. Remember, since you won't be exerting yourself physically, you'll get cold faster. Wear the warmest boots you have, as your feet will be the first to feel the cold. Hats and gloves are a must. When you're zipping through brisk mountain air in a sleigh, the chill can set in quickly—especially on exposed skin.

Where to Catch a Sleigh

For a quick sleigh ride around the countryside, a happy daytime outing with friends and family, or a cozy evening out under the stars, you'll find that Montana's sleigh ride companies can accommodate. At some of our ski resorts, you can arrange sleigh rides near the mountain. Or if you're staying at a guest ranch or lodge, chances are, sleigh rides are available on their list of winter activities.

Featured Listings

Bar W Guest Ranch

Bar W Guest Ranch

City: Whitefish
Phone: 406.863.9099

2875 U.S. Highway 93 W.
Whitefish, Montana 59937

Cripple Creek Horse Ranch

Cripple Creek Horse Ranch

City: Trego
Phone: 406.889.3674

1519 Trego Road
Trego, MT 59934

Rich Ranch

Rich Ranch

City: Seeley Lake
Phone: 800.532.4350

939 Cottonwood Lakes Road
Seeley Lake, Montana 59868

Swan Mountain Ranch

Swan Mountain Ranch

City: Swan Lake
Phone: 406.387.4405

26356 Soup Creek Rd
Swan Lake, Montana 59911

Other Listings

Cripple Creek Horse Ranch

  • City: Trego
  • Address: 1519 Trego Road
  • Phone: 406.889.3674
  • Website: cripplecreekhorseranch.com

Double Arrow Lodge

  • City: Seeley Lake
  • Address: 301 Lodge Way
  • Phone: 406.677.2777
  • Website: doublearrowlodge.com

The Resort at Paws Up

  • City: Greenough
  • Address: 40060 Paws Up Road
  • Phone: 406.244.5210
  • Website: pawsup.com

Glacier Country Tourism is not responsible for the accuracy of the following business listings provided by the Montana Office of Tourism and Business Development.

News from Glacier National Park Currently, 15.5 miles of the Going-to-the-Sun Road are open for travel.

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