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Taupo Horse Treks

#18 of 48 Tours in Taupo
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Karapiti Rd | Wairakei Forest, Taupo 3377, New Zealand
+64 7-378 0356
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Good horses, amazing scenery, good value - highly recommended for all levels!

Beautiful forest ride with great horses, and a lovely guide. My friend and I took a one hour trek... read more

Reviewed 19 September 2017
Great experience

Had a great time here, very helpful and friendly staff, they take care of you and their horses... read more

Reviewed 25 July 2017
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Horse trekking through forest trails, on safe horses, where the song of the shy Tui welcomes you to the Wairakei forest. With breath taking views of the Craters of the Moon and Mt Ruapehu in the background. All treks are guided by capable guides and the treks are suitable for all levels of experience. Our aim is to provide fun for all who ride, in a safe and organised manner.
  • Excellent62%
  • Very good12%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible18%
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“lovely guide” (2 reviews)
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Karapiti Rd | Wairakei Forest, Taupo 3377, New Zealand
+64 7-378 0356

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Reviewed 19 September 2017

Beautiful forest ride with great horses, and a lovely guide. My friend and I took a one hour trek to the craters of the moon (which are amazing!). I've been riding all my life, and my friend just started a year ago - they found...More

2  Thank siroccosky
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Reviewed 25 July 2017 via mobile

Had a great time here, very helpful and friendly staff, they take care of you and their horses. Good price and wonderful experience. Very good for beginners as most of my group was. Would definitely recommend and would definitely go again.

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Reviewed 4 July 2017

My daughter and I are experienced riders and went for a two hour trek with these guys. It was an awesome trek! There was just us and our guide Bailey, the horses were not your run of the mill, all three had different personalities and...More

1  Thank Sam J
Reviewed 29 March 2017 via mobile

Lovely outing to see some local sites on excellent horses, suitable for all level riders. We had 3 experienced riders and 3 beginners and all enjoyed the morning immensely.

Thank 7ar2
Reviewed 17 March 2017 via mobile

I've never done horse riding before but was made to feel so comfortable. Friendly staff. It is a must try experience. Loved my horse - Rogan and the path was beautiful. If your new to horse riding - be aware that your muscles will be...More

Thank Rupashree A
Reviewed 12 March 2017

Bear was great . I havent ridden for a while so nice slow start felt safe so Sam took a couple of us for a quicker ride back..... big smiles all round afterwards. Guides had great control of the group catered for all abilities well....More

Thank Raewyn W
Reviewed 8 March 2017 via mobile

Will definitely be back! Awesome people, beautiful horses. Really helpful people and made us feel comfortable while we were out on our trek. Thanks guy. See you again some time 😊

Thank Gennaross
Reviewed 24 February 2017 via mobile

Was so amazing. Great experience. Highly recommend doing this every time you visit taupo. Great friendly staff. And most of all incredible horse :) thanks ROGAN 😉😀

Thank Shelton S
Reviewed 19 February 2017 via mobile

Thank you for the beautiful experience! even though I didn't had the experience you required you let me come with my friend. You made her and me really happy.she loved it!! Thanks so much for this amazing day just the two of us with you!

Thank Marcia H
Reviewed 13 February 2017

Great family little 'adventure' for all ages and levels. Very professional and friendly team ... Felt very safe and thus very enjoyable for all, including the first-timers. Highly recommended.

Thank Gwenn N
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