Colorado Hightail Endurance Rides

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THE HIGHTAIL ENDURANCE SERIES: made up of two days of Buffalo Creek and one day of Greenland Endurance Rides. A rider completing all three days qualifies for special awards.

The Colorado Hightail Endurance Series:

  • Introductory rides on Saturday at both Buffalo Creek (Day 2) and at Greenland.
  • Buffalo Creek Hightail has 50/55 and 25/30 mile rides on Friday & Saturday.
  • Greenland Hightail has 50 and 25 mile rides on Saturday.
  • Partnership with Promise Ranch Therapeutic Riding with proceeds from introductory rides going to support them. Check their website at
  • Dogs - ON LEASH - allowed at both base camps.

Buffalo Creek Endurance Rides are held Friday and Saturday in the center of Colorado’s stunning Front Range of the Rocky Mountains. We are easily accessible from Interstates I-25, I-70, and C-470 for riders across the US and Canada. Click on the links to the left for all ride information, maps, directions, schedules, and entry form (PDF).

Greenland Hightail Endurance Ride is on a Saturday, and is the third day of the Colorado Hightail Endurance Series. With 50, 25, and introductory rides it is moderately easy with great footing and views of Pike’s Peak and the Front Range. Conveniently located 1/2 mile west of I-25 at the Greenland Exit 167 between Monument and Larkspur. Click the link to the left named “Greenland Hightail Ride Information, Map, and Schedule” and “Greenland Hightail Entry Form (PDF) for ride information and to register for the ride. Go to to see the permanently marked trails.

Please see our Facebook page where you can optionally join the group: Colorado Hightail Endurance Rides.

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Updates will be posted on the website from time to time.


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Patricia Jarvis Images provided the photos on this website and is the official photograper for Mountain Mettle.

Image credit: Pat Jarvis

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