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Guided Trail Rides in Idaho

guided trail rides, horseback rides in Idaho,Mystic Saddle Ranch is a well-known name in Idaho and has been since 1969. Known for our excellent customer service and exceptional standards, Mystic Saddle Ranch is a company people trust. Redfish Corrals also has a extraordinary reputation in the Stanley area. Hardly any family comes to Stanley, Idaho without making a visit out to Redfish Lake. Redfish Lake Lodge supplies endless activities for visitors of all ages. You can rent kayaks, paddle boards, pontoon boats and the list goes on and on. There is often live music playing in the evenings and you can sit out on the beach or in the grass and listen as you enjoy a snack from the gift shop or dinner from the gazebo. Hiking and biking trails attract the active crowd while the stylish Limbert’s restaurant provides dining for the elegant.

A trip to Redfish Lake just isn’t complete without a guided trail ride at Redfish Corral. Redfish Corral is located just before the lodge and offers a variety of options, from pony rides for little kids under six years old to full day trips.  The guides at Redfish Corral are friendly and knowledgeable and always put the safety of their guests’ first. They know the landscape well and happily share their information of the geology, flora, fauna and history. The horses at the corral are surefooted and gentle. These working animals are well groomed and fed as evident by their big bellies and shining coats.

Nervous riders find their footing at Redfish Corral as the guides and horses take great care to maneuver through spectacular terrain. You will often catch a glimpse ofguided trail rides in Idaho, Idaho trail rides, horseback tours, scenic trail rides Idaho’s wildlife from the trail as your steady mountain horse pick its away through the meadows and trees. Eagles may fly overhead as you pass by Little Redfish Lake and mother mule deer will peek at you with their small fawns watching nearby.

The views from the trail ride will leave you speechless and wanting more. The majestic Sawtooth Mountains lay before you as you ride past lodgepole pine forests and delicate mountain flowers.

If you plan on being in the Stanley or Sun Valley area, don’t miss out on a day trip to Redfish Lake! Enjoy the scenery, the lodge and the horses! We hope to see you soon!



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Now Booking Trips for the 2018 Season!

Now that everyone has had a chance to breathe after the holidays and really settle into the new year, families are starting to think about the upcoming summer and how to best spend their hard-earned vacation days. Many parents dream of taking their kids on a camping trip that they will remember forever but shudder at the thought of all of the expenses and hassle that can go along with that. Many folks want to see new places that they’ve never been and try something new but have no idea how to accomplish such a goal and enjoy the experience in the process.

Mystic Saddle Ranch (MSR) has the perfect solution for any family that is looking to spend time outdoors. Whether a family is new to camping or just new to outfitted camping, MSR can customize the perfect trip. MSR takes care of all the prep and anxiety that goes into planning the perfect family vacation.

To customize the trip of a life-time just follow the simple steps below:

  1. Call the friendly owners of Mystic Saddle Ranch at 207-774-3591.
  2. Discuss the best dates for your group and how many days you would like to spend in the beautiful Sawtooth Mountains.
  3. Pick what activities fit your family best. Are you looking to ride, hike, fish or lounge around the lake?
  4. Decided if you want a fully catered trip that includes all the camping amenities; guides, horses and tack or if you would prefer to be dropped off at the best lake for your group and picked back up at the end of your stay.
  5. Book it!

When booking a trip with Mystic Saddle Ranch, you will work directly with the owners who can easily direct you to the best location for your trip. The owners can recommend the best lakes for fishing, the perfect destination for nervous riders or the best length for campers who want to access the heart of the wild country. They are willing and ready to answer all your questions. When you book a trip of four or more people with MSR you will be in the back country with only your family, they will never bundle groups into one camp site to increase the bottom line. Each trip is customized and tailored to fit that particular group.

The 2018 calendar is now open for reservations. Don’t hesitate to talk to the professionals at Mystic Saddle Ranch! Be sure to check out reviews to hear what other groups had to say about their experience with MSR.

Mystic Saddle Ranch- Tripadvisor Reviews


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Hunt with the Best Hunting Outfitter in Idaho!

Mystic Saddle Ranch offers some of the best-guided hunts in the state of Idaho. No matter what species you have hunted before, MSR can customize the perfect trip for you. MSR offers guided hunts for Elk, Deer, Bear, Wolf and Mountain Lion.

As the hunting community grows, guided hunts are fast becoming the outdoorsman’s perfect opportunity to hunt big game in new country and be successful.


Guided Elk Hunting in Idaho

By doing a guided hunt, you can focus on the primary objective of harvesting your desired game while leaving all of the cumbersome tasks of camp to the outfitter. Let MSR staff cook, clean, prep and manage stock so that you can simply hunt. MSR guides are trained professionals and will do their best to ensure that you have an enjoyable trip with the best hunting opportunities possible. MSR stock will carry you where you need to be to find game and are also key in packing out what you harvest. No more worrying about packing out elk quarters on your back!

The 2018 season offers new opportunities to hunt trophy elk as MSR has acquired a draw-only unit. The hunting in Fish and Game Unit 36A-2 is spectacular and the tags are some of the most sought after in Idaho. As the licensed outfitter in this unit, MSR is allotted four rifle tags and numerous archery tags. The draw-only unit ensures that hunting pressure is low and the excellent range conditions have made the unit prime habitat for trophy elk. The sportsmen who book these hunts have the opportunity to hunt bull elk during the rut. There is nothing quite like the sounds of a massive bull elk bugling in the cool fall morning air.

Do not miss out on the opportunity to hunt with one of the best hunting outfitters in the state of Idaho! Call MSR today to discuss the hunt that is right for you! 208-774-3591

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