Whether you’re exploring a gold mining river, a wilderness beach, lush native forest or crossing an alpine pass, New Zealand’s pristine beauty tends to transport your mind back to the pioneering days. Trekking on horseback, as the early settlers did, is very much in harmony with the feel and pace of our landscapes.

7 Days | North Island

When you visit us at Pakiri Beach, you can experience the freedom of this special place on horseback. Our rides cover everything from a relaxed one hour outing to a full day or longer.

All our rides travel along the pristine sands of Pakiri Beach and continue through the dunes with breath taking views to the coastal islands. We ride through groves of ancient Pohutukawa trees, which are ablaze with red flowers in summer. And we follow a track through native bush and Nikau palms.

Our longer rides take you through pine forests and over lush green farmland.

5 Days | North Island
Visit the ancient Pa site of a paramount Maori chief, high above the Pacific Ocean. Experience a breathtaking view that reaches far and wide to the horizon. Tread the paths of his people and sleep in their sacred meeting house. Enjoy the company of his descendants and the stories and food we will share with you.
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Lively
2 Days | North Island

Imagine one or more nights experiencing the freedom of the trail and the sights, sounds and sensations of nature as we ride over sand and hill, through forest and bush.

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Lively
1 Days | North Island

When you ride at Pakiri Beach you will experience the freedom of this iconic New Zealand location by horseback. These rides cover everything from a relaxed one hour outing to a full day or even longer.

All these rides enjoy fantastic vistas along the pristine sands of Pakiri Beach and continue through the dunes with breath taking views to the coastal islands. You will ride through groves of ancient Pohutukawa trees, which are ablaze with red flowers in summer. And follow a track through native bush and Nikau palms.

Pace
Lively
1 Days | South Island
Ride on horseback through verdant West Coast native bush as you gaze up at 300-foot-high limestone cliffs or stroll your horse through the fresh West Coast surf to view the magnificence of the Pancake Rocks. These are invigorating and enjoyable horse riding in a natural and safe environment suited to all levels of riders.
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Adventure