Dinosaur Valley Park Trail Rides

A UNIQUE HORSE ADVENTURE IN DINOSAUR VALLEY STATE PARK

 

Saddle up and enjoy some spectacular views as you ride along Dinosaur Valley State Park scenic trails. Being on the back of a horse gives you a different perspective of the park’s untouched beauty and a connection with the past. EERCC is honored to share our love of horses, nature and the past with our guest.

 

Wangler Assisted Ride (WAR-Ride)

Saddle up Buckaroos (Kiddos)!   Introduce yourself to our string of horses.  Wrangler will explain basics of riding the horse.  Once comfortable, the adventure begins! Wrangler leads Buckaroos down the trail covered by a canopy of native trees. They will encounter small inclines and navigate horse through turns on the trail.  Wrangler maintains hands-on contact with horse and rider. Parents are welcomed to come along and walk beside their Buckaroos to take pictures along the way. Kiddos 3-11 years of age.

Youth Rides 10 minutes $20.00

City Slicker Ride (30 Min)

Ride along a trail under canopies of gorgeous Bur Oaks, Pecans, and various species of trees. We will make our way past the Ballroom site alongside the banks of the Paluxy River. Trail opens to a spectacular view of native grass. City Slicker has a slow level pace. Designed for beginners. Horses are matched to compliment your riding experience.    6 years and up( height/weight requirement)

City Slicker Ride 30 Min $30.00

Horse Shoe Trail Ride (One hr )

Riders will experience 150 acres of equine only trails. Ride along a trail under gorgeous Bur Oaks, Pecans, and various species of trees. We follow banks of the Paluxy River. Trail opens to a field with a spectacular view of native grass. Riders will wind and navigate their way up limestone hills. Views of the valley peek out and are spectacular from horseback. Once at the top, horses will wind though wooded areas full of beautiful wildlife. Horses are matched to compliment your riding experience. 8 years and up. ( height/weight requirement)

Horseshoe trail ride 1 hour 60.00 $

Hay Rides

All ages welcomed. We pick up and drop off across from the General Store. Tickets for rides are purchased from Wrangler on site. Walk ups welcome. Hay wagon can be rented for Private Events and Reunions at DVSP. Call for details and pricing.

Spring Break Hay Rides

During Spring Break 15 minute Hay rides will pick up in Front of the Park Store. 2-4 pm March 11th to the 18th 2018

Sunset Hayride

Enjoy a family favorite by loading up on wagon pulled by draft horses. We will cruse though the park at dusk and watch as the Texas sun sets over the ridges, trees and wildlife.  (Please Call For Reservation)