Idaho May 15, 2019
Go Hiking With Goats In Idaho For An Adventure Unlike Any Other
Idaho’s amazing hiking trails are one of the many reasons we love living in the Gem State. It means constant adventure is always just a stone’s throw away. However, taking on long hikes is definitely inaccessible for many nature lovers. Whether it’s an old injury or the strain of carrying gear that’s kept you away from the trails, there may be a solution to get you back on them—goats. Yep, goats are the perfect hiking companions! If anything, hiking with goats provides a unique outdoor adventure that you just can’t help but love.
You should be able to actually enjoy the scenery when you go on a long hike, and that can be hard when you're lugging around a bunch of gear. However, a company called Goat Pro Idaho is about to change all that.
In short, Goat Pro Idaho is a goat rental company. It turns out that goats are the perfect hiking companions for helping you out on a long journey. Just relax and let your new furry friends do all the work!
So how exactly does it all work? Don't worry, you don't have to be an experienced goat packer in order to get the most out of your goat. All you have to do is set the saddle on the goat's back, attach some straps, and you're good to go. They'll follow along wherever you decide to take them.
In fact, goats can carry 10-20% of their body weight, which equals to be about 30 pounds. Who knew? Goats are capable of traversing all sorts of terrain, and they are suitable companions for either a short day trip in the foothills or a multi-day adventure in the Sawtooths.
All equipment is included and all hikers will receive a complimentary consultation which includes getting to know the goats and how to handle them. The owners of Goat Pro Idaho are happy to answer any and all questions you may have.
Best of all, hiking with goats is a unique experience that everybody can enjoy. These unique creatures are incredibly sociable and using them as pack animals will be the highlight of your adventure.
Who knows, you may not be able to see yourself hiking without these lovely animals after just one experience with Goat Pro Idaho. For more information regarding the goats and their rental prices, check out the Goat Pro's website
What do you think? Will you be hiking with goats anytime soon? Let us know if you’re thinking about giving it a try! For more unique adventures, check out our list of
9 Short And Sweet Hiking Trails In Idaho.