Horse Trekking Guide

Horse Trekking in New Zealandby TrueNZ Guides

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About Southland, New Zealand

There’s more to Southland than most people imagine. For a start there’s the stunning Catlins Conservation Park with a huge variety of walks to explore. See the Niagra Falls of New Zealand and a genuine fossil forest.

Seafood aficionados should make the pilgrimage to Bluff in the oyster season. You can’t get them fresher or better than this!

Visit the Southland Museum & Art Gallery where the Tuatara has been successfully bred. Keep an eye out for grumpy Henry who at 110 years old became a first time Dad!

And don’t miss the opportunity for a visit to Stewart Island. People have been known to go for a day and stay for a lifetime! This is nature at its best and living as it was. Oh, and if you can catch a bigger blue cod anywhere else, tell us about it!

Stewart Island is also home to New Zealand’s newest National Park and Great Walk – the Rakiura National Park and Rakiura Track.

Rakiura Rides

Prices from $95 to $185

Otatara - 10 mins from Invercargill

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We have 7 beautiful horses - Clydsedale x , all of whom we totally adore and have wonderful personalities.
Our treks are for 1 to 5 people, so you get more attention and help with riding for the less confident. Nervous riders and young children (10+) can have their horse on a lead rope.
The rides vary to suit ability. 1, 2 or 3 hour

Weight limit - 100kgs
Prices: 1 hour --- Children $85.00
1 hour ----Adults $95.00

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Phone: +64 3 213 1081
Mobile (and SMS): 021 234 0322
Address: Sandy Point Road, Invercargill


Orepuki Horse Treks

Other Rural Southland

SH 99 between Riverton and Tuatapere

Contact language: English / Deutsch

BOOKINGS ESSENTIAL. PLEASE E-MAIL / TEXT / WHATSAPP. (We've got poor cell phone coverage.)

We offer personalised beach, farm and bush rides on beautiful Arabian horses in New Zealand's stunning South.
Our treks are designed for intermediate and advanced riders.
Please check out our website for trek options.

To protect our horses backs, a rider weight limit of 70kg applies.
Maximum 4 riders.

We would love to hear from you!

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Phone: +64 21 0861 1505
Address: Orepuki





Are you looking for Southland accommodation?
Check out the Southland accommodation page of the New Zealand B&B guide, which includes bed and breakfast's, farmstays, homestays, vineyard stays and self-catering accommodation. Or perhaps you would prefer luxury accommodation in southland?


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