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Saddle Up for a Unique Eclipse Experience!

For the Great American Eclipse on August 21, 2017, the Sun Valley Stables are offering a most unique way to view the event. Join a limited group and travel by horseback to the top of Dollar Mountain.

Eclipse riders will meet at the Sun Valley Stables (parking has been reserved). The rides will depart at 9:00 am and 9:15. Travel by horse to the top of Dollar Mountain were you will find a picnic lunch along with wines and water. Sorry no popping corks or fizzy soda near the horses. All riders will be to the top of Dollar Mountain by 10am, so that you can enjoy the entire eclipse experience. We will depart from the top of Dollar around noon.

This unique eclipse experience is limited to 16 people. All riders must be at least 8 years old and 52” tall. Please wear closed toe shoes. Long pants are recommended. Helmet (provided) are required for all riders under 18.

$300/person including lunch. For reservations or more information, please contact Sun Valley Stables 208.622.2887 or

Sun Valley’s legendary Western heritage is no better experienced than with a visit to the fabled Sun Valley Stables and Western Horseman’s Center.  Trail rides and wagon experiences are fun for the entire family, from the beginner to experienced rider.  Private and group events are available.

Sun Valley Stables also provides western horsemanship lessons and training programs for children and adults from beginner to intermediate-level riders.  Age and size minimums apply. Please check with us for schedules and availability.

Daily Trail Ride Times: 9 am, 11 am, 1 pm, 2:30 pm, 4 pm

Ask us for a tour of our historic wagons and carriages while at the Sun Valley Stables.  

Wagon Rides:

Fridays at 5:00 pm by appointment


Prices Early/Late Season Peak Season
Trail Ride | 1 hour $55 per person $60 per person
Wagon Ride | 1 hour $29 per person $30 per person
instruction | 1 hour $75 $75


Please arrive 20 minutes before your scheduled ride or lesson.

All rides are subject to weather conditions. For trail rides, children must be at least 8 years old and 52" tall, and accompanied by an adult.

All rides subject to availability and weather/trail conditions. Prices subject to change.


Monday 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Tuesday 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Wednesday 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Thursday 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Friday 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Saturday 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Sunday 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

By appointment or reservation through September 30th

(208) 622-2887

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The After-Party of a Lifetime


The excitement in town is palpable and the countdown to the Great American Eclipse has begun in earnest. Everyone is buzzing about the solar eclipse that will take place on the morning of August 21 with Sun Valley in the path of totality. The actual eclipse will be brief, but the party is going to go on for days. Sun Valley recently announced that while much of the action on eclipse day will take place on Bald Mountain, there will be plenty of fun to be had at the Sun Valley Village, as well. Beginning at 9 a.m. on the 21st, grab your space on the lawn of the Sun Valley...