This 45-Minute Northern California Sleigh Ride Takes You Through A Winter Wonderland

Editor’s Note: With regret, Yosemite Trails Saddle & Sleigh Company no longer offers the winter horse-drawn sleigh rides. However, they will continue to host horseback rides from May through November, so keep them in mind for other Yosemite-based adventures!

Even if you’re not a fan of the cold weather, you have to admit that Northern California is absolutely stunning during wintertime. Of course, our landscapes are outright picturesque all year long, but there’s something undeniably magical about them when they’re all covered in snow. Seeing our region’s snowy landscapes is a must for every Northern Californian and there’s no better way than by taking off on this enchanting sleigh ride. This is a winter bucket list item that you’ll definitely want to accomplish this year so be sure to check it out.

We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now: https://www.onlyinyourstate.com/nominate/

What do you think? Will you be putting this sleigh-ride on your to-do list this year? For more ways to enjoy our winter scenery, check out our list of 10 Trails In Northern California That Are Perfect For Winter Hiking.