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Ben Lomond Station Horse Trekking Company Day Tours

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Moke Lake Road, Queenstown, New Zealand
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Wonderful horseback ride through sheep filled fields

Went with my husband and two children. It was an amazing experience. My youngest (8) cried for... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
jwhale010
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Chandler, Arizona
Must-Do in Queenstown

I worked at the Ben Lomond Horse Trekking Station as a woofer for 5 weeks and loved it! All the... read more

Reviewed May 10, 2018
Freya W
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Ben Lomond Horse Treks Ltd is located just 15 minutes from the centre of Queenstown making us the nearest trekking business to the centre of town. We offer complimentary bus transfers from your accommodation and tours start from $80. Our tours comprise spectacular lakeside and mountains views, river crossings and we ensure that you will be left mesmerised by the beauty of this 35,000 acre working farm. It doesn't matter if you are a total beginner or very experienced we will tailor make your trek to suit. We have 18 gorgeous horses that are highly trained and 11 trek guides to ensure that you have safety and fun in Queenstown's number 1 horse trekking company. We are open 7 days a week.
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Moke Lake Road, Queenstown, New Zealand
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Went with my husband and two children. It was an amazing experience. My youngest (8) cried for the first 20 minutes because she was scared (although it was her wish to ride). Our guide was gracious and understanding. The ride went through sheep filled fields...More

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Reviewed May 10, 2018

I worked at the Ben Lomond Horse Trekking Station as a woofer for 5 weeks and loved it! All the horses are well trained, lovely to ride and cuddle with. The Scenery is stunning and the staff professional. The manager, as well as the guides,...More

Thank Freya W
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Reviewed May 7, 2018 via mobile

We had a track with just the two of us, guided by the lovely Molly who showed us the beautiful scenery. We won’t hestitate to do it again!

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Reviewed May 6, 2018 via mobile

The weather was perfect for horse riding and view was amazing. We walked track with very friendly guide Bell. She took us gorgeous pics and also she was very supportive. Staff were also nice. I strongly recommend it. Unforgettable experience! 👍🏻👍🏻 꼭 하세요~ 두번하세요. 날씨가...More

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Reviewed May 5, 2018 via mobile

I brought my boyfriend who is an inexperienced rider along with me and we had a wonderful time! I’ve been a horseback rider for 17 years so i make it a “must do” on all my trips and I’m so happy we were able to...More

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Reviewed May 3, 2018

The location was beautiful and the tour was absolutely incredible! The horses were well trained, happy an in good shape. Our guide Manon was great and she let us canter really fast over the field and it was truly amazing (we are experienced riders). I...More

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Reviewed May 1, 2018

Our guide was very unprofessional, the horses are trained really bad, never had such a bad experience before. I do not recommend this company. All the horses are ex-harness horses, they are very, very uncomfortable to ride, hard mouthed, not really able to canter and...More

Thank Tamara P
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BL_HorseTreks, Manager at Ben Lomond Station Horse Trekking Company Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded May 4, 2018

We are sorry you feel this way about your ride but would like to clarify some inaccuracies in your review. The price of $160pp was told to you over the phone when you booked and you agreed to pay this before hand. The ride costs...More

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Reviewed May 1, 2018

This is the cheapest horse riding tour in Queenstown with awesome experience. It was the wonderful experience in my life. My horse's name: Ted, it is well trained and always followed the front horse, but it liked to have subtle leaps on the uphill trek....More

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Reviewed April 29, 2018

We booked the Gills Creek Ride and self drove ourselves out there. Such a stunning setting. I got to ride to Boom. Hahaha, Boom. He was beautiful but I am not sure Boom and I had such a great understanding of each other. He decided...More

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Reviewed April 27, 2018

Great 1.5 hour ride, professional handlers, horses were matched well to riders experience. The views are just magic.

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