Trek The Coast

Start your journey at the mouth of the Waimamaku River, ride along the beach, over the sand dunes and venture into the forest during your adventure. Perhaps even go for a leisurely swim half way or select a Trek with a lunch stop at the Old Hotel.

Beach Ride

Perfect for those with a time limit. Spend an hour riding along the sand, take in the salty air, sun, surf and uncrowded stretches of the West Coast.

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Allow one and a 1/2 hours (one hour of riding)

 

Beginner, intermediate and experienced.

 

Helmets

 

A water bottle, long trousers, a warm waterproof jacket, suitable sturdy footwear, sunscreen and sun glasses

 

Yes you can bring your own horse, please ensure you tick BYO Horse when making your booking.

 

Cost:

$70 per person - Maximum group limit: 6 People.

Ride Up The Coast (2 hour loop)

Trek up the West Coast starting from the mouth of the Waimamaku River. Direct your horse up and over rock formations, through rock pools and water and ride back along the beach. A great ride to boost your confidence.

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Allow two hours (one and a half hours of riding)

 

Beginner, intermediate and experienced.

 

Helmets

 

A water bottle, long trousers, a warm waterproof jacket, suitable sturdy footwear, sunscreen and sun glasses

 

Yes you can bring your own horse, please ensure you tick BYO Horse when making your booking.

 

Cost:

$95 per person - Maximum group limit: 6 People.

Trek Up The Coast (3 hour loop)

Trek up the West Coast starting from the mouth of the Waimamakau River. Direct your horse up and over rock formations, through rock pools and water, looping back around over coastal farmland to the Beach again. Awesome ride to boost your confidence.

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Allow three and a 1/2 hours (three hours of riding)

 

Beginner, intermediate and experienced.

 

Helmets

 

A water bottle, long trousers, a warm waterproof jacket, suitable sturdy footwear, sunscreen and sun glasses

 

Yes you can bring your own horse, please ensure you tick BYO Horse when making your booking.

 

Cost:

$150 per person - Maximum group limit: 6 People.

One Sunset Ride

Take a twilight ride along the beach while the sun sets on the horizon.

Cost:

One hour

 

Beginner, intermediate and experienced.

 

Helmets

 

A water bottle, long trousers, a warm waterproof jacket, suitable sturdy footwear, sunscreen and sun glasses

 

Yes you can bring your own horse, please ensure you tick BYO Horse when making your booking.

 

 

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$110 per person - Maximum group limit: 6 People.

Kauri Ride

Starting along the Waimamaku River, ride alongside the river to the beach and down the West Coast. Spend the day riding over dunes, along the beach and through the forest. Stop for lunch at the historic Old Hotel before making your way home past the huge Kauri Trees and Native forest. Make sure you ask Harley about the History of the area!

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Five hours or more

 

No experience needed, however allow more time for beginners

 

Lunch, helmets

 

A litre water bottle, long trousers, a warm waterproof jacket, suitable sturdy footwear, sunscreen and sun glasses, light snacks, swimming gear

 

Yes you can bring your own horse, please ensure you tick BYO Horse when making your booking.

 

Cost:

$220 per person - Maximum group limit: 6 People.

Hunter & Gatherer Ride

Enjoy the spectacular views of the West Coast as you ride along the beach, over dunes and through forest and try your hand at catching dinner. This is a full day of riding and fishing along with overnight accommodation, lunch and dinner provided. We recommend combining this great experience with another ride the following day.

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One full day and one nights accommodation

 

No experience needed

 

Helmets, lunch and dinner (fresh seafood/fish)

 

A litre water bottle, long trousers, a warm waterproof jacket, suitable sturdy footwear, sunscreen and sun glasses, light snacks, swimming gear

 

Yes you can bring your own horse, please ensure you tick BYO Horse when making your booking.

Cost:

$280 per person - Maximum group limit: 6 People.

*Please note we can only accept cash on site. If you would like to pay beforehand, bank transfer details are available on request, please ensure you allow enough time for the payment to be recieved.

*A 20% non-refundable deposit is required for all bookings of 2 or more.

"I had an awesome time going on beach rides and a ride through the valley. The scenery is absolutly stunning and you get to see places that make you feel like the rest of the world doesn't exist. Wonderful guide and amazing horse - everything you could wish for. Thank you so much!"

Kira Schuck, Germany

Yngvild, Kjus Brumoen, Norway - 5 Stars

 

Hidden valley horse treks is an amazing place with so many nice rides and Harley is a great guide! We were riding on the beach as the sun went down and it was absolutely beautiful. had an awesome time!