Rubicon Valley Horse Treks - 2 Hour River Trail Horse Trek

2 hr

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Group Tour

Join us on our two hour Rivertrail trek. See the spectacular mountain views of the Torlesse basin as you trek through the valley to the Otarama lookout point over the magnificent snow fed Waimakariri Canyon whilst riding through on our high country farm.
Stop for refreshments and fantastic photo opportunities overlooking the Canyon before we ride down the terraces, following a musterers’ trail through the farmland.
This ride is suitable for all riding abilities and...
Join us on our two hour Rivertrail trek. See the spectacular mountain views of the Torlesse basin as you trek through the valley to the Otarama lookout point over the magnificent snow fed Waimakariri Canyon whilst riding through on our high country farm.
Stop for refreshments and fantastic photo opportunities overlooking the Canyon before we ride down the terraces, following a musterers’ trail through the farmland.
This ride is suitable for all riding abilities and fitness but caters also for the more experienced riders with some opportunities for faster paced riding.
Please note riders must weigh less than 120kilos (2641bs), be a minimum of 12 years old and wear sturdy closed shoes(running shoes are ok).
All riders are required to sign a waiver prior to departing on the ride.
We provide safety helmets and they must be worn at all times when riding
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Itinerary

Join us for a two hour horse trek. See the spectacular mountain views of the Torlesse basin as you trek through the valley to the Otarama lookout point over the magnificent snow fed Waimakariri Canyon whilst riding through our high country farm.
Stop for refreshments and fantastic photo opportunities overlooking the Canyon before we ride down the terraces, following a musterers’ trail through the farmland.
This ride is suitable for all riding abilities and fitness but caters also for the more experienced riders with some opportunities for faster paced riding.
Chris usually leads this trek and he likes to keep groups small. We endeavour to keep groups to a maximum of six riders. But please note, if you have more than six in your group please contact us as we do have alternative options for larger size groups.
Please note riders must weigh less than 120kilos (2641bs), be a...
Itinerary

Join us for a two hour horse trek. See the spectacular mountain views of the Torlesse basin as you trek through the valley to the Otarama lookout point over the magnificent snow fed Waimakariri Canyon whilst riding through our high country farm.
Stop for refreshments and fantastic photo opportunities overlooking the Canyon before we ride down the terraces, following a musterers’ trail through the farmland.
This ride is suitable for all riding abilities and fitness but caters also for the more experienced riders with some opportunities for faster paced riding.
Chris usually leads this trek and he likes to keep groups small. We endeavour to keep groups to a maximum of six riders. But please note, if you have more than six in your group please contact us as we do have alternative options for larger size groups.
Please note riders must weigh less than 120kilos (2641bs), be a minimum of 12 years old and wear sturdy closed shoes(running shoes are ok).
All riders are required to sign a waiver prior to departing on the ride.
We provide safety helmets and they must be worn at all times when riding

Stop At:

• Rubicon Valley Tourist Centre, Christchurch 7681 New Zealand

Important Details

Included
  • Wet weather gear if required
  • Local taxes
  • Morning or Afternoon tea
  • 2 hour horse trek with professional guide and all safety equipment (6:1 guide ratio)
Not Included
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Lunch
Departure Point
Rubicon Valley Horse Treks, 534 Rubicon Rd, Springfield 7681, New Zealand
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received within 48 hours of booking, subject to availability
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult and be a minimum of 12 years old and be confident
  • Adult pricing applies to all travellers
  • Small groups with max client to guide ratio of 6:1
  • Long trousers and sturdy footwear are required
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Not recommended for pregnant travelers
  • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 6 travelers
Voucher Requirements

You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.

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Cancellation Policy

For a full refund, cancel at least 48 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.