Horseback & Camping Retreats

Learn About & Book A Retreat Today!

Join Venture Active for Horseback/camping/fishing and hiking adventures with Rock Creek Pack Station. Imagine camping in the Eastern Sierras with a crew or friends, a camp chef, mules and horses, or taking day rides through beautiful Virginia Lake near Yosemite. These adventures are experiences you will never forget. Horseback trips are as simple as a day ride or can range up to 30 days in the wilderness!  These trips are great for anyone who enjoys horseback riding, fishing, camping, amazing food, new friends, fresh air, sleeping under the stars, mother nature and ADVENTURE. 
Please take a look at our upcoming schedule of trips!  If you have any questions
please email Bailey: HorsebackAdventures@ventureactive.net
*There is a screening process for these trips, unfortunately not all who inquire will be able to attend. There is a weight/height limit to endure horse and riders safety.*

Mt Whitney Summit, Camp,
& Trail Ride

August 28, 2020 - September 2, 2020

Are you ready to summit Mt Whitney? We Ride out from Rock Creek Pack Station and set up base camp at the base of Whitney, then we hike up! The rest of our time is spent fishing and riding! All meals are provided! This is one hell of an adventure and bragging rights! Do you have what it takes?
MT. WHITNEY TRAIL RIDE Sequoia National Park 6 days plus one travel day. This trip is operated by Rock Creek Pack Station dba as Mt. Whitney Pack Trains. Horseshoe Meadows to Horseshoe Meadows Pack your tackle for the ultimate Golden trout fishing adventure. Experience the subalpine beauty of Sequoia National Park with camps at Tyndal Creek, Wallace Creek, Crabtree Meadows and Rock Creek.
Planned itinerary:
Day 1: Horseshoe Meadow to Lower Rock Creek
Day 2: Layover
Day 3: Lower Rock Creek to Guitar Lake
Day 4: Option to climb Mt. Whitney and back to Crabtree/Sandy Meadow
Day 5: To Rock Creek
Day 6: Out to Horseshoe Meadow
Price: $2238- 20% deposit due at booking and is NON refundable

Book Retreat

Horse Drive with Rock Creek Pack Station

September 12, 2020 - September 15, 2020

Join Rock Creek Pack Station in herding horses and mules between their winter range in the Owens Valley and their Pack Station in the High Sierra. Since 1968, the first time they took guests, the Horse Drives have been the most exciting four days of the year. You do not have to be an expert rider but should have some time in the saddle. They have mounts to suit your ability. The cook and camp crew have a comfortable camp set up in advance of each arrival. Tents and all the good food you can eat are provided. Just bring your sleeping bag and personal gear. This trip is operated by Rock Creek Pack Station dba as Mt. Whitney Pack Trains.
You can ride up with the Venture crew on Sept 11th from San Diego or meet us there and use your own transportation.
Price: $1350 plus taxes and wilderness fees coming to $1525.00

Book Retreat

Saddles and Paddles

Weekend 1: August 7, 2020 - August 9, 2020

Join the adventure crew for an unbelievable weekend at Rock Creek Lake in the Eastern Sierras! This three day trip will be spent hiking, paddle boarding on beautiful Rock Creek Lake, camping, fishing and a full day in the saddle touring the mountains with lunch included. If you are looking for a quick getaway that is packed full of everything nature can provide, this is the trip for you! Our guides Scott and Ciara will be with you the entire time to make sure you are having a wonderful time, they will also be there to help with anything you need! Camping, paddle boarding, horseback riding and one lunch is provided! You also have the option to opt out of any of activities and relax! This is your vacation and we want you to enjoy it however you see fit! If you do not have camping gear, you rent from Venture active- Tent, lantern, sleeping bag, sleeping pad and headlamp. Please bring camp food, do not feed wildlife, leave no trace, if you plan to fish you must get a license.
Price: $325

Book Retreat

Saddles and Paddles (Weekend 2)

Weekend 1: August 21, 2020 - August 23, 2020

Join the adventure crew for an unbelievable weekend at Rock Creek Lake in the Eastern Sierras! This three day trip will be spent hiking, paddle boarding on beautiful Rock Creek Lake, camping, fishing and a full day in the saddle touring the mountains with lunch included. If you are looking for a quick getaway that is packed full of everything nature can provide, this is the trip for you! Our guides Scott and Ciara will be with you the entire time to make sure you are having a wonderful time, they will also be there to help with anything you need! Camping, paddle boarding, horseback riding and one lunch is provided! You also have the option to opt out of any of activities and relax! This is your vacation and we want you to enjoy it however you see fit! If you do not have camping gear, you rent from Venture active- Tent, lantern, sleeping bag, sleeping pad and headlamp. Please bring camp food, do not feed wildlife, leave no trace, if you plan to fish you must get a license.
Price: $325

Book Retreat

Industry Saddles and Paddles

August 10, 2020 - August 12, 2020

This is a special 3 day event at Rock Creek lake designed specifically for restaurant/bar industry friends! I know things have been uneasy in the past few months so I would like to offer a discounted getaway in the mountains to clear your mind and relax with friends. This is 3 days spent doing your choice of: full day of horseback riding, hiking, sleeping in a hammock, fishing, laying out at the lake, paddle boarding and enjoying whiskey and friends. Lunch on the day ride is included included as are tents if you need one. The water is so pure that you can drink it straight from the river, the star gazing is second to none and memories you will make are for a lifetime! Please join me in the mountains for a little life reset... You have certainly earned it! Any questions on what to bring, where to meet etc please contact Bailey at horsebackadventures@ventureactive.net.
SORRY deposits are non refundable and space is limited. Ciara will meet you all in Bishop and lead you to the campsite.
Price: $325

Book Retreat

Industry Saddles and Paddles (Trip # 2)

August 17, 2020 - August 19, 2020

This is a special 3 day event at Rock Creek lake designed specifically for restaurant/bar industry friends! I know things have been uneasy in the past few months so I would like to offer a discounted getaway in the mountains to clear your mind and relax with friends. This is 3 days spent doing your choice of: full day of horseback riding, hiking, sleeping in a hammock, fishing, laying out at the lake, paddle boarding and enjoying whiskey and friends. Lunch on the day ride is included included as are tents if you need one. The water is so pure that you can drink it straight from the river, the star gazing is second to none and memories you will make are for a lifetime! Please join me in the mountains for a little life reset... You have certainly earned it! Any questions on what to bring, where to meet etc please contact Bailey at horsebackadventures@ventureactive.net.
SORRY deposits are non refundable and space is limited. Ciara will meet you all in Bishop and lead you to the campsite.
Price: $325

Book Retreat