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Riding in wild meadows
from $1,915
Summary:
Explore the wilderness of Canada with expert trackers and assist with conservation efforts from this friendly dude ranch. Staying on-site each night, trails into the nearby mountains are home to all sorts of special native species. This is also ideal for non-riding partners who can participate in wildlife treks or other activities on the ranch.
Departure Dates:
  • 2020: 1 May to 31 October. 4 day programmes start Mondays or Thursdays. 7 day programmes start on Sundays
  • Trip Length: 4 days/3 nights
    Extra nights available upon request
  • Approximate riding time per day: 2-6 hours
  • Meeting point: The Sheraton Guildford Hotel, Vancouver
  • Riding Ability Required: From novice onwards
  • Usual Group Size: 1-20. Trail rides will be split according to ability with a maximum of 7 per group.
  • Transfer: 2020: Approx. £225 per person return from Vancouver. Special group rates available, please enquire. Transfers are payable in advance.
Sparkling Waters
from $3,069
Summary:

On this trip we head far into the wilderness, bringing all supplies on packhorses with only one resupply by float plane halfway through the trip. This enables us to explore deep into the wilderness, a world away from the usual day trips from Whitehorse. 
A rare chance to experience from horseback the pristine natural beauty of the Yukon, the westernmost of Canada's territories that borders Alaska. As featured in the Telepgraph Travel magazine article.

Departure Dates:
  • 2020: 31 (full) May; 21 (full) Jun; 11 (full) Jul; 2 (full), 22 (full) Aug.
  • 2021: 30 May; 20 Jun; 12 Jul; 1, 22 Aug.
  • Trip Length: 13 days / 12 nights/ 10 days riding
  • Approximate riding time per day: 6 to 8 hours
  • Meeting point: Whitehorse International Airport, Yukon (YXY)
  • Riding Ability Required: Comfortable in all paces on varied terrain and fit enough to spend up to eight hours a day in the saddle. Because pack horses are in the group, almost the entire ride is at walk.
  • Usual Group Size: 3-8
  • Transfer: Included from meeting point. It is a ten minute drive to the ranch.
Horses in the Yukon
from $1,369
Summary:

Explore one of the few pristine wildernesses left in the world on these pack trips into the Yukon territory in Canada. You'll enjoy breathtaking views of the mountains, camping accommodation and untouched wilderness. This is a ride for adventurous riders from beginner level onwards.

Departure Dates:
  • 2019: 5 Aug, 22 Aug, 1 Sep
  • Trip Length: 4 nights/5 days/5 days riding
    3 nights/4 days/4 days riding
  • Approximate riding time per day: 4-6 hours
  • Meeting point: Whitehorse Airport YXY, Canada.
  • Riding Ability Required: From beginner onward.
  • Usual Group Size: 3-6
  • Transfer: 2019: $175 per person return from Whitehorse airport to the ranch, around 50 minutes. Payable on-site in cash.
Gallop in Moon Valley Oct 2011
from $3,875
Summary:

Fantastic riding adventure in the driest desert in the world, the Atacama desert in Chile. Long hours, fast riding, excellent horses.

Departure Dates:
  • 2019: 10 November.
  • Trip Length: 10 days/9 nights/7 days riding
  • Approximate riding time per day: 6-8 hours
  • Meeting point: Calama Airport, Chile (CJC)
  • Riding Ability Required: Confident in walk, trot and canter and riding fit
  • Usual Group Size: 5-12. A small group supplement is applicable for groups of less than 5, please see detailed prices and the notes section below.
  • Transfer: Included from meeting point. Approximate transfer time is 1 hour.
Taking a rest
from $3,249
Summary:

The ultimate challenge - cross the High Andes along the remote historic route. For the adventurous, tough and reasonably fit only.

Departure Dates:
  • 2019: 13 Jan; 17 Feb (FULL); 28 Dec
  • 2020: 19 Jan; 20 Feb (confirmed); 9 Mar; 28 Dec
  • Additional dates are available on requests for groups of 10 or more from Dec - March.
  • Trip Length: 9 days / 8 nights / 7 days riding
  • Approximate riding time per day: 6 to 9 hours
  • Meeting point: Santiago, Chile at 2pm.
    End point of ride - Mendoza, Argentina. It is possible to catch a bus back to Santiago at the end of the ride - this takes 6 hours and costs in the region of $40
  • Riding Ability Required: From fit and confident novice onwards. Min age 10.
  • Usual Group Size: 10-15
  • Transfer: Included from Santiago and back to Mendoza at end of ride. Transfer time is approx 2 hours.
Chile Estancia Ride Patagonia
from $6,085
Summary:

Overnight lodging on comfortable estancias surrounding the Torres Del Paine National Park, exciting riding in the park - wild glaciers and iceberg-filled lakes - and riding with the gauchos on their cattle ranches.
This trip suits experienced riders wishing to combine some local flavour and comfortable accommodation and a high level of service with their outdoor riding adventure.

Departure Dates:
  • 2019: 1 December.
  • 2020: 5, 19 January; 2, 19 February; 4 March.
  • Trip Length: 10 days/9 nights/8 days riding
  • Approximate riding time per day: 5 to 9 hours
  • Meeting point: Hostal El Establo, Puerto Natales, Chile
  • Riding Ability Required: Intermediate to advanced with good fitness, minimum age 12, max age 70 (exceptions may be made, please enquire)
  • Usual Group Size: 2 to 8
  • Transfer: Not included - private transfers to/from Punta Arenas to Puerto Natales can be arranged at an additional cost. Alternatively there is a very good bus service available.
Riding in Patagonia
from $1,759
Summary:

Head to the unparrelled wilderness of Northern Patagonia on this week-long farm stay. This destination is remote and for those looking to experience the peace & tranquility of real Patagonian life, far from the usual tourist trail.

Departure Dates:
  • 2020: Tuesday to Tuesday, all year-round
  • Trip Length: 8 days/ 7 nights/ 6 days riding
  • Approximate riding time per day: 2 to 5 hours per day
  • Meeting point: Balmaceda Airport, Chile (BBA)
  • Riding Ability Required: Novice, intermediate or advanced riders are welcome
  • Usual Group Size: 4 - 10
  • Transfer: 2020: Return transfer from/to Balmaceda Airport is included if arriving/leaving at set times. If you require a transfer outside of these times the cost is $300 USD one way, payable on-site.
Riding in Tibet
from $4,235
Summary:

Unique cultural experience of the Shamalong Horse Race Festival and riding in the remote mountains with nomadic herders.

Departure Dates:
  • 2020: 18 Jul - 1 Aug
  • Trip Length: 15 days /14 nights /8 days riding
  • Approximate riding time per day: 2-7 hours
  • Meeting point: Chengdu Airport, China (CTU)
  • Riding Ability Required: Walk, trot and canter
  • Usual Group Size: 2-8
  • Transfer: 2020: all road transfers are included
Riding in Tibet
from $3,555
Summary:
Unique cultural experience of the Tagong Horse Race Festival and riding in the remote mountains with nomadic herders.
Departure Dates:
  • 2020: 3 - 16 July
  • Trip Length: 14 days /13 nights /7.5 days riding
  • Approximate riding time per day: 2-7 hours
  • Meeting point: Chengdu Airport, China (CTU)
  • Riding Ability Required: Walk, trot and canter
  • Usual Group Size: 2-8
  • Transfer: 2020: transfers included
Riding in Columbia
from $2,425
Summary:
Experience rural Colombia as the locals do - from the back of a Colombian criollo horse on this hacienda trail with a horse focus.
Departure Dates:
  • 2019: Central Colombian Trail - 1 Sept
  • 2019: Coffee Trail - 22 Aug; 3 Nov
  • 2020: Central Colombian Trail - 23 Feb; 21 Jun
  • 2020: Coffee Trail - 5 Jul; 23 Aug
  • Trip Length: 8 days / 7 nights / 6 riding days
  • Approximate riding time per day: Around six hours a day in the saddle
  • Meeting point: Bogota airport (BOG)
  • Riding Ability Required: Suitable for intermediate to experienced riders.You should be confident on a horse at all paces.
  • Usual Group Size: 6 - 18
  • Transfer: Taxi to the hotel on day one payable locally. Return transfer to Bogota airport included.

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