Area ~ 2
Longer trail destinations, RUGGED
approximately 5 hour or more
Anne Lake, Rutherford Lake
Fernandez Meadow/ Pass
Hemlock Crossing, Stevenson Meadow
Iron Mountain, 77 Corral
Joe Crane Lake
San Joaquin River
Yosemite National Park Destinations
Adventure Pack Trips Offered
Spot / Drop Trips - Basic - We pack you and your gear into the wilderness. Option - we return to pick you up later.
Extended Trip - allows you to keep the packer and stock with you, allowing you to move.
Full Service or Specialized Trip –custom design can include guide, cook, stock, food and most camping equipment.
All Day - Sightseeing or fishing trips are $150 per person, minimum of 3 people.
This includes a horse and wrangler/guide. Reservations required.
For Your Information:
Reservations made with nonrefundable deposit of 30 % down.
Wilderness permits will be reserved by Minarets Pack Station with a $5 per person fee.
All rates subject to a 2% US Forest Service administrative fee.
Additional $10 per head charge for stock leaving from ChiquitoTrailhead. Some trips may require stock transportation. Each pack animal weight limit 150 #.
Destinations not listed above will be individually quoted.
Destinations in Yosemite National Park will be individually quoted.
Generally 1 packer will be used for every 5 pack or saddle animals.
Minimum age for a child riding is 8 years; we recommend first time trips out of Area 1.
Please be prepared to have your gear on loading dock at 7:30 am the day of your departure.
NO PERSONAL SADDLE BAGS ARE ALLOWED. You need only your water, lunch, coat and camera on riding stock.
One day or two day charges on spot trips will be determined by the destination and size of the party.
Maximum group size per USFS regulations – 15 people.
Prices DO NOT include gratuities to the packer(s), however they are greatly appreciated.
Every effort will be made to service you in a timely manner; we may be serving other parties as well.
Thank You for choosing Minarets Pack Station, we value your business and promise to do our best!