Horse Treks.

Horse treks departing 2pm daily, enjoy riding a well schooled horse in a safe country environment.

  • Expect 1.5 - 2 hours trekking, allow 3 hours total.
  • Only 10 minutes drive from Oxford, 50 minutes from Christchurch Airport.
  • Great views of the Canterbury Plains all the way back to Christchurch
  • Well schooled horses.
  • Treks available for different levels - flat farm land, willow trees and river, hill country
  • Complete beginners to advanced riders are welcome.
  • All treks include basic instruction.
  • Riding hats are provided for your use.
  • Groups welcome.
  • Directions from Christchurch
  • Maximum rider weight is 100kg
  • Yes you can BYO horse


    You need to bring:
    Long trousers, not jeans - track pants would be ideal.
    Shoes with a small heel- runners or track shoes are OK
    Your camera
    Money! - small shop available that sells cold drinks, chocolate, chips etc.

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