Activities

Rees River Pro - Ex Glenorchy

Restrictions

FULLY EXPERIENCE ONLY.
- Min age 10 years old. All children 14 years old and under MUST be accompanied by a parent or guardian.
- Max Weight 95kg.

Duration

2.5 - 3 HOURS>

Season

NOV -- MARCH

Rees River Trail (2.5hrs ride) ex Glenorchy

Taking the best of the Rees Valley and showcasing it to you. A perfect half-day option for beginner to experienced riders. Enjoy the stunning scenery here at the head of the lake with picturesque mountain views, and glacial fed river-crossings. Be captivated by stories of the area, rich history and many filming locations from Lord Of The Rings. A magical ride with experienced riders having the opportunity to canter and beginners have the chance to learn. Come and have a REAL Kiwi experience!

We Provide

Helmets and wet weather gear if required.

Restrictions

- Min age 7 years old. All children 14 years old and under MUST be accompanied by a parent or guardian.
- Max Weight 95kg.
- Suitable for Novice, Intermediate and Experienced riders.

Duration

Riding time: 2.5 hours>

Season

All Year

Mountain High, River Deep (Full Day) ex Glenorchy

Our original full day ride. Our company boasts the largest backyard in the Queenstown Basin. Come and explore over 100,000 acres of pristine Backcountry. Cross glacial-fed Rivers, climb the side of a mountain range and explore trails through ancient beech forest.

Lunch included in this package. 5-6 hours in the saddle.

EXPERIENCED ONLY due to the terrain and the length of the ride. Riding skill is required. For the Novice rider check out our PARADISE COMBO.

We Provide

Helmets and wet weather gear if required. Picnic lunch.

Restrictions

- Min age 10 years old. All children 14 years old and under MUST be accompanied by a parent or guardian.
- Max Weight 95kg.
- Intermediate – Experienced.

Duration

Allow 5 to 6 hours.>

Season

All Year

Other Information

Allow travel time when booking other activities. Glenorchy is approx 45-60mins from Queenstown.

Mid Rivers Ride - ex Glenorchy

Restrictions

Min age 7. All children 14 years old and under MUST be accompanied by a parent or guardian
Max weight 95kg
Self-drive only by arrangement 0508 595959

Season

All Year

Around the Mountain (D1) - 2 days/1 night - ex Glenorchy

This is the only place in the world where you can ride the full circumference of a mountain. This ride has it all - river-crossings, native beech forest, glacial fed lakes, the highest elevation ride in the Queenstown basin and to finish - true authentic locations from The Lord of the Rings trilogy, Hobbit, The Lion the Witch & the Wardrobe, Vertical Limit and many other movies.

Package includes: horses, guide, extra gear, accommodation and all meals. Our overnight treks are available every Tuesday/Wednesday or Wednesday/Thursday through the season.

We Provide

- Wet weather gear (if necessary)
- Helmets
- Gloves
- Refreshments are complimentary at our Glenorchy base

Please Bring

One set of riding clothes, one set of fresh clothes while you are at the cabin. Comfort and warm. Extra pairs of socks, warm jacket, and fully charged cameras.

Restrictions

- Min age 10 years old. All children 14 years old and under MUST be accompanied by a parent or guardian.
- Max Weight 95kg.
- Suitable for Intermediate and Experienced riders only.

Duration

2 Days, 1 Night.>

Season

All year

Closed Border Ride - 3 Days/2 Nights ex Glenorchy

We Provide

* Helmets and raincoats.

Please Bring

* Long trousers. * Suitable, sturdy footware. * Camera.

Duration

Flexible by arrangement. Remember to allow 45 minutes for the drive from Queenstown to Glenorchy.>

Season

1 October - 31 March

Glenorchy Riding School - 30 minute Group Lesson

We Provide

* Helmets and raincoats.

Season

All Year

Glenorchy Riding School - 60 minute Group Lesson

We Provide

* Helmets and raincoats.

Season

All Year

Glenorchy Riding School - Exclusive Lesson

We Provide

* Helmets and raincoats.

Season

All Year

High Country Riding Camp

We Provide

* Helmets and raincoats.

Season

All Year