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Wildcoast Ruapuke Horse Riding

#4 of 33 things to do in Raglan Features Animals
1549 Whaanga Road | Ruapuke, Raglan 3296, New Zealand
+64 7-825 0059
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Amazing ride

Penny and Wayne set us up well with 6 different horses that matched our abilities. The trek to the... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Philadelphia, Pa
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Exhilarating ride!

I had a great ride here. Wayne & Penny gave a warm welcome and introduced me to their wonderful... read more

Reviewed 26 March 2017
Kayleigh F
London, United Kingdom
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1549 Whaanga Road | Ruapuke, Raglan 3296, New Zealand
+64 7-825 0059
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Penny and Wayne set us up well with 6 different horses that matched our abilities. The trek to the beach was a bit slippery due to the recent rains, but the horses knew the way and the scenery was so beautiful. One horse seemed a...More

Thank LaFamigliadiAmelia
Reviewed 26 March 2017 via mobile

I had a great ride here. Wayne & Penny gave a warm welcome and introduced me to their wonderful horses. We took a fabulous 2 hour trek through forest & along the beach. This included a dip in the ocean & a welcome blast along...More

Thank Kayleigh F
Reviewed 21 February 2017

This trek is awesome ! Such beautiful scenery and lovely staff who will look after you, if you are riding for the first time let them know and they will help you out with the basics you need to know. Our group got to go...More

1  Thank N_AL96
Reviewed 19 January 2017

We had the best ride of our lives with the nicest guides through sheep and cow pastures, across creeks, and all along the black volcanic sand beach of Ruapuke. This was all followed by the best vegetarian burgers (at our request in substitute for regular...More

Thank surf3stars
Reviewed 8 January 2017

An amazing experience with wonderful guides take you through farmland, down to the beach and for a play in the water on the horses. Caters to absolute beginner riders (as I was) to more experienced. Lots of fun!

1  Thank bryleighmoore
Reviewed 7 January 2017

Awesome experience, wether you are a beginner or an experienced rider! Breathtaking sceneries, great and helpful team, small group. The ranch is in a quiet and relatively remote location but easy to find. Absolutely loved the full galop on the beach but if you don't...More

Thank Charlotte B
Reviewed 7 January 2017

A beautiful horse ride through amazing landscapes ending with full galops on Ruapuke blacksand beach. More importantly Wayne and Penny are making sure your mount (one of their lovely horses) matches your level, even if you are a beginner! A must do!

Thank ingriddup
Reviewed 5 January 2017

We came across Wild Coast quite by accident and I am so happy that we did. The horse trek was amazing - breathtakingly beautiful scenery topped off with a swim in the ocean (horses) and a run along the wild beach at Ruapuke. The horses...More

Thank soanar
Reviewed 7 December 2016 via mobile

We went here for my fiancés birthday was a surprise. Penny was very nice and offered to look after our little daughter as she could not come on the ride with us. Wayne was a very good instructor and host the views and horses were...More

Thank Katy H
Reviewed 3 November 2016

My wife is the big riding fan, but I have always loved the idea of riding horses so I tag along whenever she has the opportunity - and what a beautiful scenic ride this was. The drive itself to get to these guys was scenic...More

Thank Breen S
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