The ‘Good’ Kiwi Ride

Taihape, New Zealand – Great location - show map

Duration: 3 Nights / 2 1/2 Days of Riding


per person

Departure Dates:

  • January 8th to 11th 2021
  • January 30th to February 2nd 2021
  • February 19th to 22nd 2021


  • Minimum Age 13 Years.
  • Maximum weight 95 kg.
  • This ride is not suitable for first time riders

Riding Ability: Tailored for all riding abilities (except first time riders). Saddle fitness will help make your ride more comfortable. We suggest you get a bit of riding in a few weeks beforehand so you can enjoy it more.

Group Size: Min 4, Max 8 People

Good on you Kiwis for telling us what you wanted! Based on your feedback we have created the perfect adventure on horseback for you. “The Good Kiwi Ride.”

What we provide:

  • 2 Nights in shared bunk room accommodation at River Valley Lodge (if you would prefer to upgrade to a private ensuite room just let us know, this is possible for an extra cost).
  • 1 Night camping – we provide tents and sleeping mats but guests should bring a sleeping bag and pillow.
  • 2 Full days of riding on Saturday and Sunday, and half a day of riding on Friday
  • Three hearty home prepared and cooked meals are provided each day.  Included is lunch on the first day and breakfast on the day of departure, unless you are travelling home on the evening of the last day.
  • All equipment – Riding Boots, helmet, leather chaps, and long oilskin riding coats for changeable weather.

What Is Not Included:

  • Transport to/from River Valley Lodge
  • Travel insurance
  • Additional accommodation or meals at River Valley before or after the trip (for example, lunch after the morning ride on Monday)
  • Alcohol (BYO is welcome on day 2, but not at River Valley Lodge)
  • Sleeping bags and pillows on the night at camp

Have any questions?

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

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