Horseback riding in California, USA

Equestrian Home - North America - USA
- The John Muir Trail Pack Trip
  0 tours are queued for brochure printing. Click here to print brochure.
2022 | Blog | Buddy Finder | Customer Login | Contact Us
Horseback riding vacations in USA, California

Horseback riding tours

Rides in USA

  Intro to USA

Pack Trips

Select by Activity

Equestrian tours in USA, California
The John Muir Trail Pack Trip

Accommodations for The John Muir Trail Pack Trip

This is a pack trip and all nights are spent camping.

Dormitory tents will be provided for men and women. Private tents for couples or singles will be reserved by request.
There is a solar shower and privy with toilet seat and tent at the campsites.
There is no generator on our trips -- no electrical source is available.
We do not provide ground mats or sleeping bags, so you must bring your own! 

Camping Itinerary
Night 1: Camping at Chicken Spring Lake
Night 2: Camping at Rock Creek
Night 3 & 4: Camping at Guitar Lake
Night 5: Camping at Tyndall Creek Frog Ponds
Night 6: Camping at Bubbs Creek (Vidette Meadow)
Night 7 & 8: Camping at Charlotte Lake 
Might 9: Camping at Arrowhead Lake
Night 10: Camping at Twin Lakes
Night 11: Camping at the South Fork of the Kings River
Night 12: Camping at Lower Palisade Lake
Night 13 & 14: Camping at Big Pete Meadow
Night 15: Camping at Evolution Lake
Night 16: Camping at Evolution Meadow
Night 17: Camping at Senger Creek
Night 18 & 19: Camping at Upper Bear Creek Meadow
Night 20: Camping at Quail Meadow
Night 21: Camping at Silver Pass Lake
Night 22: Camping at Virginia Lake
Night 23: Camping at Deer Creek
Night 24: Camping at Johnston Lake
Night 25: Camping at Clarice Lake
Night 26: Camping at Rush Creek
Night 27: Camping at Lyle Fork
Night 28: Camping at Lower Cathedral Lake
Night 29: Camping at Sunrise Creek

All meals are included from breakfast on Day 1 to lunch on the last day. 

We prepare breakfast and dinner. A hot breakfast is prepared fresh each morning.
Lunch is a build-your-own affair, typically completed before breakfast is served. Sandwich makings, fruits, and snacks are available for you to create your own take-along meal.
Dinner is varied.

Alcohol is not included in this trip, but guests are free to bring their own.

Dietary Restrictions
We can cater to vegetarians with prior notice.

This trip includes and can accommodate special dietary requests.

Home    Reservation    Specials    Brochure       News    Contact Us    All Tours
© 2022 Hidden Trails, Ltd. All rights reserved.

The John Muir Trail Pack Trip
Tour Code: RTCA30
30 days / 29 nights ~$8,900.00
Dates : August

Difficulty : Riding Level
Riding Level Explained
Beginner A rider who has limited experience, is unable to post the trot and does not canter.
Novice A rider who is capable of mounting and dismounting unassisted, capable of applying basic aids, comfortable and in control at the walk, moderate length posting trots, and short canters.
Intermediate A rider who has a firm seat, is confident and in control at all paces (including posting trots, two point canters and gallops), but does not ride regularly.
D Strong Intermediate
Strong Intermediate An intermediate rider who is currently riding regularly and is comfortable in the saddle for at least 6 hours per day.
All of the above, plus an independent seat, soft hands, and capable of handlinga spirited horse in open country.
Lodging: Standard
Lodging Level Explained
= Facilities in lodges, estancias, haciendas, resorts, etc.
Basic lodging - some with shared bathroom facilities, usually no AC or room service.
Regular standard room - usually with private bath.
 Accommodations with superior comforts.
 = Trips with nights in tent camps. Sometimes the first and last night are in hotels.
Basic tent camping - everyone helps out with camp chores.
Regular standard with some camp amenities and camp cook.
Camping facilities with superior comforts like camp shower, bathroom facility..
 = Trips that combine nights in hotels and camping.
Basic accommodation and basic camping facilities can be expected.
Regular standard with some nicer amenities.
Only assigned to hotel and camping facilities with superior comforts.

Online Reservation

Check here for details and availability
Season Tour Dates  Min / MaxReserve
A 2022 08/01 - 08/30 30d / 29n 30 day adventure, AP 4 /12 Reserve
Day to Day Itinerary
Rates | Dates
Tack: Western
Horses: Mostly quarterhorse mix
Pace: between 2 to 6 hours per day - mostly ...

Airport: Mammoth Lakes / Reno
Location on Google Map
Image Gallery
Image Slide Show
Customer Trip Rating
What To Bring
Download tour PDF