Trail Rides

Kids must be six years old to ride. We offer free pony rides for kids under six years old.

1 hour loop ride:

$52.00/person + tax. 6-12 years old are $47.00 + tax/child. This is our easiest ride which goes around the southern end of a hill with not much elevation gain. This ride is perfect for beginners afitting-boots-on-childnd younger children. The ride offers great scenery of the Sonoran Desert and close up view of saguaros, cholla and more! The 1 hour ride is a great introduction to horseback riding. 1 hour ride leaves daily at 9am, 11am, 1pm, and 3pm.


1 hour sunset ride:

$62.00.+ tax, 6-12 years old $57.00 + tax/child. This spectacular ride puts you out on the trail as the sun sets and you ride into our corral at dusk. Please call for times of this ride. A perfect way to view the desert and a world class sunset at a quiet time of the day. Call for times and additional information.

1.5 hour ride:

$62.00/person + tax, 6-12 years old $57.00 + tax/child. This ride has several trail options, depending upon the size and riding ability of the group. We feel our 1.5 hour ride is one of the best rides we offer. This is a great ri
de for those who want to spend time in thescenic Sonoran Desert on the back of a gentle mountain horse. Call for additional information.1.5 hour ride leaves daily at 9am, 11am, 1pm,  3pm.

1.5 hourhorses-on-trail sunset ride:

$72.00/person + tax, 6 -12 years old $67.00 + tax/child. Our premier ride offered at a quiet, peaceful time of the day. Ride times vary as we want you on the horses as the sun is setting, coming in at dusk. Call for times and additional information

2 hour ride:

$82.00 + tax, 6-12 years old $77.00 + tax/child. With a 4 person minimum during peak seasons. This longer ride is for guests that enjoy the desert and horses. This loop offers great views and takes you deeper into the park. By Reservaiton at 8:30 am & 12:30 pm

2.5 hour ride:

$92.00 + tax, 6-12 years old $87.00 + tax/child. With a 4 person minimum during peak seasons. This new Quartz Trail is quickly becoming one of our favorites, with it’s quartz outcroppings, gentle slopes, and beautiful Sonoran Desert views this trail is a must see. The 2.5hr ride is perfect for guests who have ridden with us before and would like try something new! By Reservation at 8:30 am & 12:30 pm

3 hour ride:885559_813379522031652_4816537421497317159_o

$102.00 per person + tax 6-12 years old $97.00 + tax/child. with a 4 person minimum during peak seasons, minimum age 10 years old. Go John Trail tours through rugged back-country passes, mines and rides through different ecosystems. You will see the best of the Cave Creek Recreation Area. The three hour ride is not recommended for beginner riders due to difficult terrain. By Reservation at 8:30 am & 12:30 pm

Historic Clay Mine Ride (1.5 hr Program):

$62/person +tax. If you love history, geology and the desert, this ride is the perfect fit for you! This ride allows guests to get a hands on history lesson at the Cave Creek Regional Park’s historic Clay Mine. The ride leaves from the corrals and crosses the mountain to the mine where riders will dismount and receive a guided walking tour INTO the mine! The interpretive guide will be giving an overview of the mine’s interesting history. Once the mine tour is finished, guests will saddle up and ride back to the corral. This ride is a very special opportunity to get to see in the inside of the mine which is usually closed to the public. RESERVATIONS ARE REQUIRED FOR THIS RIDE. Check out our event calendar for schedule dates for this ride or call now to reserve a custom ride to the mine.

All kids 6-12 get a $5.00 discount off the regular rates on any ride!
Kids must be 6 years old to ride
We do not allow any double riding for safety reasons
Weight limit is 250lb
CANCELLATION POLICY: To cancel or drop riders, you MUST call by 5pm the day before your ride. Failure to notify will result in a charge to your card on file


*Gift Certificates Available for All Rides*

Ride Forms

(Forms are also available to sign on site)


Additional Programs
Boy and Girl Scout Programs: See Programs
Birthday Parties: See Programs


37019 N. 32nd St. Cave Creek, Arizona 85331

This address will get you close to the park entrance. Continue North on 32nd Street, it will dead end at the Cave Creek Regional Park entrance. There is a $7/vehicle fee to get into the park. Once you’re in the park, we are 1/4 mile past the entrance on the left hand side!