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Punakaiki Horse Treks

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Punakaiki Horse Treks

Fabulous afternoon horse trek with Neil and his assistant up the Punakaiki River to a bush camp... read more

Reviewed May 27, 2019
KatyWhyte
Wonderful ride in Punakaiki

Had a wonderful ride this afternoon with Neil and his lovely horses Jack and Jupiter. It was my... read more

Reviewed May 11, 2019
alimoore3
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State Highway 6, Punakaiki 7873, New Zealand
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I did many rides while in NZ in mid-March 2019, and this one was good. They cater to riders of all abilities, and I enjoyed my guide Sally's company.

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed May 27, 2019

Fabulous afternoon horse trek with Neil and his assistant up the Punakaiki River to a bush camp area, and back through bush to beach. We were a group of six, none of us with much experience, and we all had lovely horses and a great...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed May 11, 2019 via mobile

Had a wonderful ride this afternoon with Neil and his lovely horses Jack and Jupiter. It was my partners first time on a horse and Neil taught him really well and gave him a lovely steady mare to ride. The scenery was spectacular - we...More

Date of experience: May 2019
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Reviewed May 7, 2019 via mobile

We made a last minute booking for this horse trekking experience in Punakaiki and were glad that we were able to make it! It’s a 2.5hr long horse trekking in the valley (huge piece of land owned by the Neil & Karen), and we crossed...More

Date of experience: May 2019
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Reviewed April 27, 2019

My friend and I booked a morning horse trek to see the pancake rocks and surrounding area. It far exceeded our expectations. The stable outfitted us with helmets, boots, and half-chaps. We had a lovely long ride and stopped for tea and biscuits about halfway...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed February 17, 2019

Really great calm horses, excellent leader who knew a lot about the history of the area. Informative, fun & safe

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Jet369522
Reviewed February 17, 2019

We went for a ride in early February and had such a lovely time. Sally was a great guide and lovely to chat to during our tour, clearly loves what she does. The horses are well looked after and great for trail riding, Jupiter and...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank FLB1991
Reviewed February 16, 2019 via mobile

My wife and I had a fantastic time here on our honeymoon! Marianne and Neil were amazing! Marianne was accommodating, full of insights of the area and a great conversationalist. My wife is an advanced rider and I am not. Marianne was able to give...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed February 8, 2019 via mobile

The ride with Marianne was unforgettable! She provided me with great tips for my first time riding, and was a pleasure to chat with during the whole ride. The horses were fun to work with and had great personality. Neil was also very welcoming and...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed January 30, 2019 via mobile

We booked this horse riding tour during our honeymoon and it was just amazing. Perfectly organized and in a wonderful location: we got to ride in a beautiful valley, and in the end on the beach with views on the Pancake rocks. The weather was...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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