John & Heather Howe Aspen - Snowmass, Colorado 970-928-0723
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John and heather Howe invite you to relax and let them take care of the details while you enjoy the most scenic horseback rides in Colorado.

Capitol Peak Outfitters and
Aspen Wilderness Outfitters

have joined forces to bring you the very best of the Aspen-Snowmass wilderness experience.
Daily horseback rides and overnight packtrips for every age, every schedule and every level rider.

Make this your best summer ever with the friendliest, most professional and experienced outfitters in Colorado!

(License #2231)

  Put yourself on top of the world with Capitol Peak Outfitters

All trips center on the remote Maroon Bells/Snowmass wilderness areas, with their 14,000 foot peaks, wildflowers, mountain lakes, and breathtaking panoramic views.

Whether you're a beginner or experienced rider, we specialize in the best horses for families or custom group activities with completely personalized service. Our guides are knowledgeable about the country, game, horses and the needs of their clients.
Our objective is to provide you with the best possible service available.

Horse Rental & Riding:
  • Horseback riding adventures
  • Fully guided hunting and fishing expeditions
  • Private rides available upon request.
    Any of our rides can be complemented with fishing.

2 hour Wilderness Rides:
The perfect trip for families looking for a leisurely ride.
A great way to experience Colorado's wilderness and leave time for your other activities.
Catch a glimpse of Mt. Sopris and the breathtaking Capital Valley with exceptional photo opportunities along the way.

1/2 day and full day scenic horseback rides with lunch:
Half days are generally 4 hours with a leisurely lunch stop along the way.
These fun filled rides are for families and groups looking for a more backcountry experience, with tremendous scenery and wildlife viewing.

Full day rides:
Full day rides usually last about 6-1/2 hours with a lunch stop along the way.
These generally head to a high country lake or a remote wilderness destination.

Fishing Trips:
1/2 and full day fishing rides with lunch:
Ride to a stream, lakes and beaver ponds with spectacular brook trout and cutthroats. We locate our services on the White River National Forest, near the resort town of Aspen, Colorado.

Hunting Expeditions:
Drop Camp Hunts: Enjoy a 2-hour horseback ride to camp; equipment (pre set-up) includes wall tent with stove, cots, lanterns with fuel, cook gear, and cut firewood. You and your gear packed in and out, plus packing all game taken on your hunt. Camps in game management unit 43.

Guided Hunts:
Hunts are primarily by horseback into spectacular, remote country with abundant deer, elk, black bear and big horn sheep. You will find comfortable lodging in wall tents with wood burning stoves, and cots with foam pads. Western style meals are prepared. Meals include a hearty hot breakfast and dinner and cold lunches and snacks for the trail. Bookings allow for 8 hunters in each camp, to provide you with a quality service and memorable hunt.

For reservations and directions to our office, call:
- John and Heather Howe -

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