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Hap and Florence Points Sleigh Rides

Gold Fork River, Donnelly, ID
+1 208-325-8783
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Memories made!

This is one Donnelly activity that you don't want to miss! We were thrilled with our experience on... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
JBarnes-8kids
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Boise, Idaho
Wonderful experience

We have ridden the sleigh several times now over a period of 12 years and it has always been... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Bar131e
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Boise, Idaho
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Hap and Florence Points Sleigh Rides is a chance to view Rocky Mountain Elk and other wildlife on the scenic surrounding mountains in Long Valley located near Donnelly and the Tamarack Ski Resort and Recreational Area in the heart of the mountains of central Idaho.
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2 weeks ago
“Memories made!”
2 weeks ago
“Wonderful experience”
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Gold Fork River, Donnelly, ID
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+1 208-325-8783
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is one Donnelly activity that you don't want to miss! We were thrilled with our experience on the sleigh ride and when organizing our trip with Scott and Jessica. The weather was perfect, the horses were beautiful, and the ride was comfortable. They happily...More

Thank JBarnes-8kids
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have ridden the sleigh several times now over a period of 12 years and it has always been wonderful. The organizers are friendly and very knowledgeable, the horses beautifully kept and the experience of having the elk up that close is, for any animal...More

Thank Bar131e
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Terrible experience. We reserved this sleigh ride a week in advance, which they confirmed. They sent us a confirmation text with the date and time. We show up 15 minutes before the reservation. However, there is no one to be seen. The owner eventually shows...More

Thank Teresa G
Reviewed 11 February 2017 via mobile

Had a blast! The elk ate the hay right out from under me! The horses used to pull were beautiful and the price was unbeatable!More

1  Thank Sarah F
Jessica P, Owner at Hap and Florence Points Sleigh Rides, responded to this reviewResponded 12 December 2017

Dear Sarah, Thank you for taking the time to write a review on your experience! We are very happy to hear you enjoyed your sleigh ride and watching our beautiful Percheron draft horses pull our sleigh! We hope you will come back and see us...More

Reviewed 12 January 2016

What a wonderful experience. Up close and personal with hundreds of Elk. They are eating the hay bales that you sit on. When we were there a couple of Bull Elk went at it. It was so cool to see. Took lots of pictures and...More

1  Thank tenpint
Jessica P, Owner at Hap and Florence Points Sleigh Rides, responded to this reviewResponded 12 December 2017

Thank you for taking the time the write a review of your experience! We are so glad that you were able to see the neat interaction with the Elk in the Wild Herd. We hope you will come back and see again soon! Merry Christmas,...More

Reviewed 11 January 2016 via mobile

Great experience good time thank you I stole a kiss from a young cow the owner I thought did a great job explaining elk,wolves and told some history of his family ranch a must do for kids or adult a lot of fun

2  Thank Dan M
Jessica P, Owner at Hap and Florence Points Sleigh Rides, responded to this reviewResponded 12 December 2017

Dear Dan, Thank you so much for the nice review of your experience on our sleigh rides! We hope that you will come back and see us again soon! Hope you have a Merry Christmas! Sincerely, HFPSleighrides

Reviewed 26 December 2015 via mobile

Dress warm and bring blankets. Sleigh operates rain, snow and shine. Take your camera. Gorgeous elk and a few bulls make for great photos. They put down bales to sit on and the best seats are on the sides as the elk will graze on...More

5  Thank Fabvagtrp
Jessica P, Owner at Hap and Florence Points Sleigh Rides, responded to this reviewResponded 12 December 2017

We appreciate you taking the time to write a review on your experience on the sleigh rides. We are so glad to hear that you had a wonderful time! We go every day no matter what the weather is doing. We hope you will come...More

Reviewed 22 December 2015

Was it 'natural'? No. But great time riding in a sleigh, and experiencing scenery, horse drawn sleigh, and elk up close while they fed on the hay bales we were sitting on! Sounds wild, but totally safe given enclosed nature of the sleigh. Kids 7...More

3  Thank cleerema
Jessica P, General Manager at Hap and Florence Points Sleigh Rides, responded to this reviewResponded 12 December 2017

Dear Cleerema, We want to thank you for bringing your family out on our sleigh rides. We are very happy to hear that you and your family had a nice time. The next time you are up here in Donnelly, in the winter, we hope...More

Reviewed 11 January 2015

Although the elk were an amazing experience and fed on hay within 5 inches of us, the group had to endure listening to the owner pontificate on his opinions on wolves in the wild. "Hap" had a captured (not captive) audience who could not escape...More

6  Thank Timothy83702
Jessica P, Owner at Hap and Florence Points Sleigh Rides, responded to this reviewResponded 12 December 2017

Dear Timothy, We want to thank you for coming out and going on our sleigh rides. We appreciate you coming on our sleigh rides and helping us to support feeding the elk in the winter. We hope you can come back and visit us this...More

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Tina T
1 April 2016|
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Response from Fabvagtrp | Reviewed this property |
Check out their website hfpsleighrides OR call Lyle and Kathy Points at 208-325-8783.
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CE14Lon
17 March 2016|
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Response from tenpint | Reviewed this property |
It is 20 Dollars.. I think it is worth it. We want to go back and take the kids.
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