Sleigh & Carriage Rides

Sleigh & Carriage Rides


Sleigh & Carriage Rides in Frisco, Keystone & Breckenridge, Colorado

sleigh-ride-frisco189On your Frisco or Keystone or Breckenridge sleigh ride you will swear you hear jingle bells as you dash through a veritable winter wonderland. Enjoy the scenery with a brisk daytime ride, or make it a romantic evening with a sleigh ride followed by a gourmet dinner and live music. These dinner and scenic sleigh rides are exciting Summit County activities for the whole family or the romantic highlight of a couple’s getaway. Carriage rides in the historic town of Breckenridge are also available. You are able to rent a stage coach, a private sleigh or a carriage for a unique addition to your wedding or proposal.

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Tour Option 1 | Frisco Scenic Sleigh Rides


frisco family sleigh rideStep back in time and experience a turn of the century sleigh pulled by a team of mules. After a ride through the Peninsula Recreation area with its stunning mountain views, enjoy hot chocolate as you listen to live cowboy music at the camp in the woods. Board your sleighs and return to the Nordic Center, listening to the history and stories told to you by your wranglers.
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Cost: $55.00 Adult, $45.00 Children ages 4-12, Free Children 3 and under
Cost Xmas Holiday Season (12/17/16 to 1/2/17): $59.00 Adult, $49.00 Children (4-12 yrs), Free Children 3 and under
Tour Time: Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays at 4:00pm, open 11/19/16 and Monday to Saturday of Thanksgiving with the exception of closed Thanksgiving day, Thursday 11/24/16

Daily at 4:00pm during Xmas holiday season, closed Xmas day 
Duration: 1 hour

Included: Hot chocolate, Peppermint Schnapps and live music.
Recommended to bring: Warm outdoor clothing, heavy shoes, hat, gloves, camera.

Important Notes: Meet at the Frisco Nordic Center at the Peninsula Recreation Area, half hour before ride time. Driving Directions. 48 hour cancellation policy. Dress warmly for an outdoor activity. Children 3 and under must ride on a lap if the sleigh is filled to capacity. A minimum number of bookings is required for the ride to go out. Cost is not inclusive of tax.

 

Tour Option 2 | Frisco Dinner Sleigh Rides


frisco co dinner sleigh ride This dinner sleigh ride is a mountain experience you will never forget. First, climb aboard an oak sleigh handcrafted after styles found in the 1850s, then nestle yourself under a nice warm blanket. A handsome team of mules will take you down a secluded, picturesque trail through the Peninsula Recreation Area. At the end of the sleigh ride is a warm and cozy camp tucked deep in the forest where you will be served a three course dinner, including chicken enchilada cheese soup & rolls, chicken and steak with a baked potato and vegetables, apple pie with whipped cream, coffee, hot choccolate and Peppermint Schnapps. Beer, wine and mixed drinks are available for purchase. Camp life also includes excellent live entertainment. Your sleigh ride is guaranteed to be the highlight of your vacation.

Cost: $84.00 Adult, $55.00 Children ages 4-12, Free Children 3 and under
Cost Xmas Holiday Season (12/17/16 to 1/2/17): $89.00 Adult, $60.00 Children ages 4-12 Free Children 3 and under
Tour Times: Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays at 5:15pm, a 7:45pm ride may be offered as well during busy times, open 11/19/16 and Monday to Saturday of Thanksgiving with the exception of closed Thanksgiving day, Thursday 11/24/16

Daily at 5:15pm and 7:45pm during Xmas holiday season, closed Xmas day
Duration: 2 hours

Included: Dinner, coffee, hot chocolate, music & entertainment. Beer, wine and mixed drinks are available for purchase.
Recommended to bring: Warm outdoor clothing, heavy shoes, hat, gloves, camera.

Important Notes: Meet at the Frisco Nordic Center at the Peninsula Recreation Area, half hour before ride time. Driving Directions. 48 hour cancellation policy. Dress warmly for an outdoor activity. Children 3 and under do not receive a meal and must ride on a lap if the sleigh is filled to capacity. Vegetarian meals must be ordered in advance. A minimum number of bookings is required for the ride to go out. Cost is not inclusive of tax.

 

Tour Option 3 | Frisco Private Sleigh Rides


What better way to ask that special lady to spend the rest of her life with you, than to pop the question in your own private sleigh surrounded by the Rocky Mountains? Or maybe you would like your family to have a one-of-a-kind memory to take back home with them from their High Country visit. You might also want to celebrate your anniversary with an extra romantic excursion. Climb into your private antique sleigh, that seats up to four, for a private ride through a winter wonderland.

Cost: $295, $395 for Valentine’s Day
Time: By appointment
Maximum: 4 people

Duration: 45 minutes

Included: Sleigh ride only.
Recommended to bring: Warm outdoor clothing, heavy shoes, hat, gloves, camera.

Important Notes: Meet at the Frisco Nordic Center at the Peninsula Recreation Area, half hour before ride time. Driving Directions. 48 hour cancellation policy. Dress warmly for an outdoor activity.

Tour Option 1 | Keystone Scenic Sleigh Rides


keystone co sleigh rideThis is the perfect way to explore the rustic side of Keystone. Sleighs pulled by teams of two Belgian draft horses will whisk you through the Soda Creek Valley on an enchanting one-hour tour. Prepare to relax as you glide over the snow and arrive at a historic homestead, where you will be served a hot drink before you return to the bus that brought you to this remote location in the National Forest.
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Cost: $35 Adults, $25 Children ages 4-12, Free Children 3 and under
Tour Time (11/18/16 to 3/26/17): Tour time depends on dinner ride times (2:30pm, 3:00pm or 4:30pm), closed Wednesdays, tours are snow dependent, weekends only between Thanksgiving and Xmas
Duration: 1.5 hours, including bus ride to and from the sleighs

Included: Hot Apple Cider and bus ride.
Recommended to bring: Warm outdoor clothing, heavy shoes, hat, gloves, camera.

Important Notes: Meet at the Keystone Adventure Center in the Keystone Village, half hour before ride time. Driving Directions. 24 hour cancellation policy. Dress warmly for an outdoor activity. Children 3 and under must ride on a lap if the sleigh is filled to capacity. A minimum number of bookings is required for the ride to go out.

 

Tour Option 2 | Keystone Dinner Sleigh Rides


keystone sleigh ridesBundled up in a sleigh, being pulled by Belgian draft horses through the crisp, winter evening is just the beginning of what will surely be a memorable experience. This one of a kind dining excursion takes you to a historic homestead in the Soda Creek Valley. Here you will have an evening full of music together with an amazing three course dinner, including hot chocolate and soft drinks in a rustic cabin with gas lanterns and wood burning stove. To warm you up after the ride and before dinner is served, you will be treated to a shot of Peppermint Schnapps which you can drink straight or mix with the hot chocolate waiting for you on the table. You will start your meal with beef barley stew and biscuits. Your entrée is a choice of steak, chicken or salmon, served with garlic whipped mashed potatoes and steamed vegetables. For children there is also a hot dog entrée option. Dessert is apple pie and vanilla ice cream. Domestic and Microbrew beer and choices from a good inexpensive wine list including champagne, as well as cocktails are available for purchase with your meal. If you would like a more intimate ride and dining experience, you may opt for the Private Ride

Cost: $94 Adult, $63 Children ages 4-12 or $43 hot dog option, $11 Children 3 and under (no entree)
Cost Private Ride: An additional $200 for up to five people with your own table for dining
Cost Holiday Dates (12/17/16 to 1/1/17): $105 Adult, $69 Children ages 4-12 or $48 hot dog option, $11 Children 3 and under (no entrée)
Tour Times (11/18/16 to 4/9/17) : Varies, 4:30pm & 7:30pm, or 6:00pm, closed on most Wednesdays, weekends only between Thanksgiving and Xmas
Tour Times Holiday Dates (12/17/16 to 1/1/17): Daily 4:00pm, 4:30pm, 7:00pm, 7:30pm
Duration: 3 hours, including bus ride to and from the sleighs

Included: Dinner, soft drinks, hot chocolate, Peppermint Schnapps, music & entertainment. Beer, wine and mixed drinks are available for purchase.
Recommended to bring: Warm outdoor clothing, heavy shoes, hat, gloves, camera.

Important Notes: Meet at the Keystone Adventure Center in the Keystone Village, half hour before ride time. Driving Directions. 24 hour cancellation policy. Dress warmly for an outdoor activity. Children 3 and under do not receive an entrée selection. Entrees must be chosen in advance – a vegetarian option is available. A minimum number of bookings is required for the ride to go out.

 

Tour Option 3 | Keystone Stagecoach Rides


If you would like to have a genuine Stagecoach take you to and from your wedding or any other special occasion, you are able to rent a Stagecoach from the Keystone Stables, either for an event on the property at Keystone Resort or offsite.

Cost: $350 first hour and $150 for each additional hour, plus $2 per mile for offsite delivery.
Tour Times: Upon request

Tour Option 1 | Breckenridge Golf Course Scenic Sleigh Rides


bsr_photo-2sleighsCheck in for your ride at the beautiful Breckenridge Golf Course clubhouse. Enjoy a cup of hot chocolate before or after your 45 minute ride with stunning views of the Ten Mile Range (ten peaks in ten miles above the Blue River valley) and the Continental Divide. Sleighs are able to accommodate either 28 or 14 people per sled, or enjoy a more private and intimate Vis-A-Vis ride for up to six people for an additional cost. Sleighs are pulled by either Belgian or Percheron Draft horses.

Cost: $59 Adult, $49 Child 4-12, Free Child 3 and under
Cost Private Ride: $150 additional cost for up to six people
Tour Times (12/15/16 to 1/1/17): Daily 1:00pm, 2:00pm, 3:00pm, 4:00pm, 5:00pm, 6:00pm, 7:00pm, 8:00pm
Tour Times (1/4/17 to 3/31/17): Wednesdays, Fridays, Saturdays, Sundays 1:00pm, 2:00pm, 3:00pm, 4:00pm, 6:00pm, 8:00pm (this ride is not available on 11/24/16 and 12/25/16)
Duration: 1 hour

Included: Hot chocolate
Recommended to bring: Warm outdoor clothing, heavy shoes, hat, gloves, camera.

Important Notes: Meet at the Clubhouse at the Breckenridge Golf Course, half hour before ride time. Driving Directions. 48 hour cancellation policy. Dress warmly for an outdoor activity. Children 3 and under must ride on a lap if the sleigh is filled to capacity. A minimum number of bookings is required for the ride to go out. Cost is not inclusive of tax.

Tour Option 2 | Breckenridge Golf Course Dinner Sleigh Rides


bsr_photo-28Enjoy a 45 minute sleigh ride followed by an extensive buffet dinner in the 5-star clubhouse of the Breckenridge golf course, with a massive fireplace, and great views through the big spacious windows. Music will be provided during your meal by a local guitarist. Dinner includes slow roasted beef brisket and Caribbean spiced chicken, with cornbread, baby carrots, baked potato bar, and salad, with assorted desserts, lemonade, hot chocolate and water. Children have the option of chicken fingers or a hot dog and fries, or linguine with marinara sauce or butter available on request, vegetarian options are also available on request. A bar is available for alcoholic beverages for purchase.

Cost: $89 Adult, $59 Child 4-12, Free Child 3 and under
Cost Private Ride: $150 additional cost for up to six people
Tour Times (12/15/16 to 1/1/17): Daily 5:00pm, 6:00pm, 7:00pm
Tour Times (1/4/17 to 3/31/17): Wednesdays, Fridays, Saturdays, Sundays 5:00pm, 7:00pm
Duration: 2 hours

Included: Sleigh ride, dinner, musical entertainment.
Recommended to bring: Warm outdoor clothing, heavy shoes, hat, gloves, camera.

Important Notes: Meet at the Clubhouse at the Breckenridge Golf Course, half hour before ride time. Driving Directions. 48 hour cancellation policy. Dress warmly for an outdoor activity. Children 3 and under must ride on a lap if the sleigh is filled to capacity. A minimum number of bookings is required for the ride to go out. Cost is not inclusive of tax.

Tour Option 3 | Breckenridge Peak 9 Scenic Sleigh Rides


bsr_belgiansPeak 9 offers the only on-mountain sleigh rides, located on Peak 9 of the Breckenridge Ski Area. This a scenic ride under the stars for most of the season, although in the Spring earlier rides will experience daylight, sunset or twilight, with the later times being in the dark. The stables uses two types of draft horses to pull the three ten person sleighs at this location. Pictured are the Belgians, one of the strongest of the heavy breeds. These horses are sorrel in color with a flaxen mane and tail. On average, Belgians weighs over 2,000 pounds and are regularly used as working horses today. Come and get to know these delightful horses on your ride, introduced to you by your very own Breckenridge wrangler, while you enjoy a sleigh ride above the historic mining town of Breckenridge. Hot chocolate and warm blankets will be provided for the ride.

Cost: $69 Adult, $59 Child 4-12, Free Child 3 and under
Cost Private Ride: $150 additional cost for up to six people
Tour Times (11/29/16 to mid 4/23/17): Daily 5:00pm, 6:00pm, 7:00pm, 8:00pm, 9:00pm (no rides 2/6/17 to 2/9/17)
Duration: 1 hour

Included: Hot chocolate
Recommended to bring: Warm outdoor clothing, heavy shoes, hat, gloves, camera.

Important Notes: Meet at the Breckenridge Stables hut at Beaver Run Resort, half hour before ride time. Driving Directions. 48 hour cancellation policy. Dress warmly for an outdoor activity. Children 3 and under must ride on a lap if the sleigh is filled to capacity. A minimum number of bookings is required for the ride to go out. Cost is not inclusive of tax.

Tour Option 4 | Breckenridge Peak 9 Dinner Sleigh Rides


bsr_percheronsEnjoy a scenic sleigh ride above the charming town of Breckenridge on Peak 9 of the ski area, followed by a gourmet dinner at Spencer’s in the Beaver Run Resort. Dinner includes a trip through the soup and salad bar, a choice of 10 oz Queen Cut Prime Rib, 8 oz Top Sirloin, Marinated Sockeye Salmon, each comes with vegetable of the day and choice of potato, Spencer’s Pasta or Chef’s Vegetarian Ravioli, with either Pumpkin Cheese Cake or Chocolate Lava cake for dessert. There are also children’s options available. Your ten person sleigh will be pulled by draft horses. Pictured here are the Percherons, standing between 16 and 18 hand high and weighing 1900 pounds. They are usually grey or black in color, are well muscled and are known for their intelligence and willingness to work. Your wranglers will introduce you to your unique team who stand ready to take you on the ride of a lifetime.

Cost: $99 Adult, $69 Child 4-12, Free Child 3 and under
Cost Private Ride: $150 additional cost for up to six people
Tour Times (11/29/16 to mid 4/23/17): Daily 5:00pm, 6:00pm, 7:00pm, 8:00pm (no rides 2/6/17 to 2/9/17)
Duration: 2 hours with dinner

Included: Hot chocolate, ride, dinner.
Recommended to bring: Warm outdoor clothing, heavy shoes, hat, gloves, camera.

Important Notes: Meet at the Breckenridge Stables hut at Beaver Run Resort, half hour before ride time. Driving Directions. 48 hour cancellation policy. Dress warmly for an outdoor activity. Children 3 and under must ride on a lap if the sleigh is filled to capacity. A minimum number of bookings is required for the ride to go out. Cost is not inclusive of tax.

Tour Option 1 | Breckenridge Carriage Rides


breckenridge carriage ridesA carriage ride through the National Historic District of Breckenridge is a great option for a proposal or anniversary, or for history buffs who would like to see all of the historical sites of this old hunting and mining town, turned ski town. Reservations are required for the half hour option and rides are for a maximum of nine people  For a 15 minute ride, tickets may be purchased from the Welcome Center, located on the southwest corner of Main Street and Washington Avenue, and are on a first come first served basis and subject to availability. Rides are available from 12:00 pm to 5:00 pm daily with the exception of Mondays. You are also able to rent the carriage after hours for your special event: a ride to your anniversary dinner; a unique proposal option; a wedding ride that you will cap off your perfect day; an unusual way to celebrate your birthday; your Bachelor or Bachelorette party.

15 Minute Tour
Cost: $40 per carriage

30 Minute Historic District Tour
Cost: $100 per carriage

Times: 12:00 to 5:00 pm (Tuesdays through Sundays), Daily 12/19/16 to 1/1/17

Special Events
If you have a maximum of nine people and have an idea for a custom ride after 5:00 pm, call and we will provide you with a quote for your special event.

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