Kirkwood Corrals

Located in the Eastern Sierra’s right off the Old Carson Trial ( Highway 88 ) in the beautiful river valley leading up to Kirkwood Ski Area. Kirkwood Corrals offers a high country get away day ride with a real feel for “off the beaten trail” , yet your next to a year round Ski Resort. For the very adventurous, Kirkwood Corrals presents…01 Views 06

          ~ “Take a Deep Seat, and Hang-On” ~
                                     Nothing like the view from horseback …      

  One and a half hour ” The Loop ” Ride

  • $ 95.00 / person: This ride will take visitors down granite slabs, across back country creeks, and through spectacular pine forests and wildflower filled meadows
  • This ride is a great time to see some beautiful back country.  Recommended 7 years of age and up
  • Don’t forget to bring your camera !!!

Half Hour Ride

  • $ 35.00 / Person  :  This trail ride would use part of “The Loop”  ride 
  • Save for children 7 years of age and up.

Ride ‘n Zip

Ride 'n Zip!

Now is your chance to make a day of adventure and exploring at the resort:  Start your day by horseback riding with JC High Country Horse Adventures at Kirkwood Corrals and then heading over to Zip Tahoe for a zipline canopy adventure!  

Booking this day package gives you 10% off your horseback experience, and 10% off your zipline adventure.

Our suggested day of adventure is as follows:

  • Call JC High Country at Kirkwood Corrals (775-315-1932) to book your Horse Adventure.
  • Call Zip Tahoe (209.258.7330) to book your Zip Line package.
  • Don’t forget to mention you want to RIDE ‘N ZIP to both your hosts to secure your 10% discount on the entire day’s adventure.
  • Morning horseback riding with JC High Country Horse Adventures begins at 10:00 am.
  • Your ride will end around 11:30 am; the perfect opportunity to grab some lunch at the Kirkwood Inn or General Store.
  • After lunch, check in at Zip Tahoe at 12:30 pm for your 1:00 pm zipline adventure. 
  • For more information on the ZIP, visit them online  (just click this link) at Zip Tahoe. 
  • Please call both locations to arrange your adventures.

It’s time to take advantage of all that the Sierra Mountains have to offer here at Kirkwood Mountain Resort!   Please Note: Participants must be at least 85 lbs. to participate at Zip Tahoe and must be at least 7 years old to go horseback riding.

Little Buckaroo Day Camp  ( Tuesdays & Wednesdays )  9 am – 12 pm  Ages  7 – 12  )  

***  Starting July 10th

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  • $ 160.00 / Buckaroo: 1/2  Day camp for kids. Do you want your child to become more confident, have fun and learn a new skill ? Little Buckaroo Horse Day Camp is just what you’re looking for. Highly instructional and personalized equine experience. It’s a half- day filled with fun learning horsemanship skills, such as ; how to groom, lead, saddle, trail ride, horse safety and build self-confidence. 
  • Our Goal is to make Buckaroo Camp participants’ experience one they will cherish for a lifetime.
  • Safety is also our main priority.
  • Camp sessions will consist of 5 or less participants, ensuring safety and individual attention to the little Buckaroo’s.


Call for Details :  We recommend you wear jeans ( if you don’t want saddle sores. Tennis shoes are the best option if you don’t have riding boots.

Kirkwood Corrals

For Reservations call: 775.315.1932