Wilderness Mountain Horse Adventure

We have the answer for those of you that would like to learn and experience horsemanship, packing with horses and mules, and backcountry camping skills.

Join us in the Sapphire Mountains of southwestern Montana. We have a deluxe wall tent camp with a corral, hitching rails and a stream nearby. A 45 minute horseback ride out of camp will offer breathtaking views of the rugged Montana mountains in the Pintlar Wilderness.

10 full days in length. Lodging and food provided.

This adventure comes highly recommended. You may also ask us about our custom backcountry horseback tours, treks and adventures tailored just for your specific interests.

2017 Dates: July 14 – 23………$2350/person

Now offering a SPECIAL DISCOUNT: $2200/person & $2000/person group of 2 or more.

Print and send our application (Word doc) to reserve a spot in the class. We accept Credit Cards for deposits through paypal.com - a 3% fee will apply. Use the "Buy Now" button below for the 50% deposit (the 3% is already factored in.) Follow the directions given by paypal, its quick, easy, and secure. If you have any questions at all please contact us.

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This class will improve your skills and experience in the back country, whether you want to try some do-it-yourself trips, or you are just looking for a new and exciting adventure -- Royal Tine's Outdoor Adventure course is for you.

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The Curriculum covers the following:
  • Basic Horsemanship and care and Intro to packing, keeping stock in the backcountry
  • Introduction to fly fishing
  • Map, Compass and GPS navigation
  • Proper camping gear and equipment, basic knots, federal regulations, trail clearing, basic leather working, wilderness survival
  • Outdoor and Camp Cooking
  • 3 day horse pack trip where we will put a lot of your new skills to use as we travel the beautiful backcountry trails of Western Montana.
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Royal Tine Guide & Packer School  -  PO Box 809 Philipsburg, MT 59858  -  (406) 859-5138  -  royal_tine@yahoo.com