River Valley Horse Riding Adventures Home on the Range at River
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Home on the Range

Taihape, New Zealand – Great location - show map


2 nights, twin share or double


2 nights, single person in private room


extra nights, twin share or double


extra nights, single person in private room

Duration: 2-4 days
Season: 1st October to 31st May
Conditions: Minimum Age 13 Years. Maximum weight 100kg.

Build your own riding holiday, honing your natural horsemanship skills and exploring the spectacular scenery on horseback. 2,3,4 day options.

A Home on the Range horse trekking holiday is an experience where you can get to know your horse, bond with it, and feel your confidence, knowledge and enjoyment improve as you explore new countryside, and undertake rides that have greater levels of challenge.

What we provide:

  • Riding Boots, helmet, leather chaps, and long oilskin riding coats for changeable weather
  • Meals: Cooked Breakfast each morning. 3 Course Dinner each night, including the night of arrival. Complimentary drink (house wine or beer) with dinner, Trekkers Lunch each day
  • Rides: Each day will incorporate horse riding experiences including both trekking and learning basic Natural Horsemanship techniques
  • Accommodation: Garden or Riverside Deluxe guest room with own bathroom each night
  • Free use of our Saunas and Hot tub

What to bring:

  • Long pants
  • Warm top on cooler days
  • Sunscreen
  • Lodge clothing
  • Comfy socks to wear in your riding boots
  • Riding gloves if preferred

Have any questions?

Speak to one of our friendly adventure consultants who would love to help you out.
thelodge@rivervalley.co.nz / 0800 248666 / +64 6 38 81444

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