Introduction

Find businesses who can help you enjoy horse riding in areas that DOC manages.

Northland region

Horse Trek'n

Guided 2 hour, half day, and evening horse trekking through Waitangi Endowment Forest.

http://horsetrekn.co.nz/

Activities:  Horse riding

Services:  Guided activities and tours

Wairarapa region

Wharekauhau Lodge and Country Estate

Guided quad biking, horse riding and jet boating at Lake Onoke, Rimutaka Forest Park and Cape Palliser.

www.wharekauhau.co.nz

Places:  Remutaka Forest Park; Wairarapa Moana Wetlands

Activities:  Horse riding; Quad and trail biking

Services:  Guided activities and tours

Wellington/Kapiti region

Wharekauhau Lodge and Country Estate

Guided quad biking, horse riding and jet boating at Lake Onoke, Rimutaka Forest Park and Cape Palliser.

www.wharekauhau.co.nz

Places:  Remutaka Forest Park; Wairarapa Moana Wetlands

Activities:  Horse riding; Quad and trail biking

Services:  Guided activities and tours

Nelson/Tasman region

Marahau Horse Treks, Clydesdale Adventures

Guided horse treks at Marahau, Golden Bay.

clydesdaleadventures@yahoo.com or +64 3 527 8425

Places:  Abel Tasman National Park

Activities:  Horse riding

Services:  Guided activities and tours

Marlborough region

Kowhai Gorge horse treks

Horse trekking through the Kowhai River gorge into the middle of the Kaikoura mountain range.

kklivestock@xtra.co.nz

Places:  Ka Whata Tu o Rakihouia Clarence

Activities:  Horse riding

Services:  Guided activities and tours

Harnett, Liam

Horse trekking on the south bank of the Kowhai River.

kklivestock@xtra.co.nz or 027 221 8813

Places:  Ka Whata Tu o Rakihouia Clarence

Activities:  Horse riding

Services:  Guided activities and tours

West Coast region

South Westland Horse Treks

Guided 1-hour to half-day horse treks in and around Franz Joseph Glacier.

www.horsetreknz.com

Places:  Franz Josef Glacier/Kā Roimata o Hine Hukatere; Westland Tai Poutini National Park

Activities:  Horse riding

Services:  Guided activities and tours

Canterbury region

Lindis Ridge Hut

Day walks, mountain biking and horse trekking in the Ahuriri Conservation Area.

www.lindisridgehut.com

Places:  Ahuriri Conservation Park

Activities:  Horse riding; Mountain biking

Services:  Guided activities and tours

Peel Forest Horse Trekking

Guided horse trekking in Peel Forest Park.

www.peelforesthorsetrekking.co.nz

Places:  Peel Forest Park Scenic Reserve

Activities:  Horse riding

Services:  Guided activities and tours

Alpine Horse Safaris

Guided horse trekking throughout North and South Canterbury.

www.alpinehorse.co.nz

Places:  Korowai/Torlesse Tussocklands Park; Lake Sumner Forest Park; Te Kahui Kaupeka Conservation Park

Activities:  Horse riding

Services:  Guided activities and tours

Otago region

Wyuna Station / Wyuna Stables and Guided Walks / Cabo Pisidia Holdings Joint Venture

Guided walking, horse riding and heli skiing in the Whakaari Conservation Area, Queenstown.

www.darbypartners.co.nz

Activities:  Horse riding; Skiing and ski touring

Services:  Guided activities and tours

AJ Hackett Bungy New Zealand

Bungy jumping off the Historic Kawarau Bridge over the Kawarau River.

www.bungy.co.nz

Places:  Skippers area; Skippers area short walks

Activities:  Bird and wildlife watching; Boating; Camping; Caving; Climbing; Diving and snorkelling; Fishing; Four wheel driving; Horse riding; Hunting; Kayaking and canoeing; Mountain biking; Quad and trail biking; Rafting; Scenic driving; Skiing and ski touring; Swimming; Walking and tramping

Services:  Facilities; Guided activities and tours

Highland Resorts

Various activities within and adjacent to Branches Station.

cosborne@realjourneys.co.nz

Activities:  Horse riding; Hunting; Kayaking and canoeing; Mountain biking; Quad and trail biking

Services:  Guided activities and tours

Lindis Ridge Hut

Day walks, mountain biking and horse trekking in the Ahuriri Conservation Area.

www.lindisridgehut.com

Places:  Ahuriri Conservation Park

Activities:  Horse riding; Mountain biking

Services:  Guided activities and tours

Dart Stables

Guided horse tracks along the Dart River and Rees River flats, around Diamond Lake and to Hospital Flats.

www.dartstables.com

Places:  Diamond Lake and Hospital Flat conservation areas

Activities:  Horse riding

Services:  Guided activities and tours

High Country Horses

Horse trekking around Glenorchy.

www.high-country-horses.co.nz

Places:  Glenorchy area

Activities:  Horse riding

Services:  Guided activities and tours

Fiordland region

Barker Enterprises

Guided horse treks in the Te Anau basin.

rainbowdowns@xtra.co.nz

Activities:  Horse riding

Services:  Guided activities and tours

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