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"I felt so removed from my busy life. This was a great way to see some incredible country, enjoy horse-back riding and re-charge my spirit. It was well worth it. I'll be back to do this again."
Duncan, Anna and family, London, England

Horse Riding Queenstown & Glenorchy High Country Horses

Horse Riding Treks and Horse Riding Tours through Glenorchy, stunning scenic horse rides through Rees Valley Station on horseback. Choose a horse riding trek that suits you. Come and enjoy the beautiful scenery by horseback. Our horse rides take you through glacial fed rivers with stunning mountain backdrops.

High Country Horses has been established and running quality horse rides since 1987. We ride through some of the most spectacular scenery in the south island of New Zealand. Horse Riding is New Zealand’s natural way of seeing the real New Zealand by horseback.

With a variety of Horse rides to choose from, all Horse Riding abilities are well catered for. Our willingness to retain small horse riding groups ensures a personal and enjoyable horseback experience for all.

Join us for an unforgettable High Country Horse adventure.

We operate all year round; 7 days a week and can arrange several combo packages with other Glenorchy operations such as Mountain LandRovers, Rippled Earth Kayaking, Dart River Safaris and many more.



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