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Horse Trekking Lake Okareka

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Address: 51 Acacia Road | Lake Okareka R D 5, Rotorua 3076, New Zealand
Phone Number: 0064 21 292 2233
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At Horse Trekking Lake Okareka you can explore 1500 acres of rolling sheep...

At Horse Trekking Lake Okareka you can explore 1500 acres of rolling sheep and cattle producing farmland on horseback. You will go on a guided trek through 500 acres of native bush between the volcanic Lake Okareka, Lake Tarawera and the famous Blue and Green Lakes. We have horses to suit all abilities. This is a horse rider’s paradise with stunning panoramic views. We cater for small groups of 1 – 12 people providing you with an exclusive riding experience.

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Beautifuk. Absolutely a must do

My wife and I were absolutely enjoying ourselves. The view was fantastic, the horses will obedient, and the staff was both friendly and nice. We opted for the 2 hour ride and... read more

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Singapore, Singapore
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

My wife and I were absolutely enjoying ourselves. The view was fantastic, the horses will obedient, and the staff was both friendly and nice. We opted for the 2 hour ride and managed to see some unbelievable sights. Will do it again if we are there again. Thanks Lucy!

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Lymington, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Well organised and well kept horses. We had one experienced rider and two novices. The ride was perfect for all. However, the riding played second fiddle to the most astonishing and breathtaking views I have witnessed on a horseback. Truly spectacular! I would highly recommend this riding establishment! Thank you to all the girls involved.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

It was great experience for my 2 kiddos aged 6 and 11. Nice scenery around the farmland. Our guides Andrea and Kate were also patient and engaging.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It's such an awesome experience for kids. They had so much fun. At the end of the riding, my kid could ride on his own.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My friend and I did the Trig Trek and it was an interesting experience going through the forest to the farmland where we saw the lake, sheep and cattle! It was a peaceful trek and it rained for a while but the weather cleared up shortly. The horses were well-behaved but my horse kept trying to eat the grass haha.... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Amazing! The horses were well trained. The ride was very interesting. The view of Lake Okareka was incredible. Well worth the money. I will definitely go back if in New Zealand again.

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Loved the trek which was well led and our guides also gave us an opportunity to trot. The scenery was iconic New Zealand... soooo spectacular. A great way to spend 2 hours high on a horse!

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was the best horse trekking I have experienced. All the horses were well looked after and quiet. Lucy made us feel very safe and comfortable, she looked after all our needs, was supportive of our nerves and supplied everything and more that the brochure describes. Her compassion and kindness alongside her professional and skilled horsemanship were a great combination.... More 

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Tauranga, New Zealand
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016

We were group of 4 in wild west costumes was a big fun. Riding nice gentle horses was a good experience as well as professional and kool people/instructors from there made it more easy for our first ride. Beautiful views and viewpoints, the pictures taken over there are awesome. Thanks for our guide for pictures, we will be back again.

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Auckland, New Zealand
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

We did the two our trek up the hills to look over the lakes and it was incredible! I will definitely be back! Loved it

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