Adams Gulch Loop Horseback Riding

The 12th most popular equestrian trail in Idaho.

Northwest of Sun Valley, the Adams Gulch Loop is a 10+ mile horseback riding route combining jeep road and trail with over a 1400 feet climb. Use caution since this route is very popular with mountain bikers.

To reach the horseback riding trailhead from Ketchum, head north on SR75 for about a mile. Turn left heading west on Adams Gulch Road. The trailhead parking area is just past the intersection with Old Mill Road. Continue west on Adams Gulch Road for 6 miles. While the doubletrack does continue west, turn right heading northeast on Adams Gulch Trail climbing up. Follow this trail to the east for 7 miles back to the trailhead.

Overall, Adams Gulch Loop is the 12th most popular horse trail of all 56 horseback rides in Idaho.

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Local Contact(s):  SNF (208) 622-5371; Idaho Tourism (800) 635-7820; Idaho Backcountry Horsemen (208) 772-2964.

Recommended Book:  "Trail Riding In Rocky Mountains" from Jean Llewellyn

Best Season:  May - Sep.

Average Difficulty:  Moderate

Base Camp:  Tyrolean Lodge (208) 726-5336

Luxury Loding:  The Knob Hill Inn, Ketchum; Sun Valley Lodge

Breakfast Restaurant:  The Kneadery; Western Cafe; Java On 4th

Reference Source:  click here http://www.fs.usda.gov/sawtooth/

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Date Updated:  6/20/2016

ID:  14505

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