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Albania Ancient Pathways
from $1,225
Summary:
A mountainous trail ride staying in local guesthouses encountering medieval monuments and welcoming Balkan culture for intermediate riders onwards.
Departure Dates:
  • 2018: 4, 11, 18, 25 Mar; 1, 8, 15, 22 Apr; 6, 20 May; 3, 17 Jun; 1, 15, 29 Jul; 12, 26 Aug; 9, 23, 30 Sept; 7, 14, 21, 28 Oct; 4, 11, 18, 25 Nov.
  • Trip Length: 8 days/ 7 nights/ 6 riding days
  • Approximate riding time per day: 4 - 6 hours
  • Meeting point: Tirana airport (TIA) or Saranda Port - fly to Corfu (CFU).
  • Riding Ability Required: Intermediate and riding fit, secure riding in open spaces
  • Group Size: 2 - 8
  • Transfer: 2018: Tirana airport to Gjirokastra €70 return per person, 225 km, 3-4 hours Saranda Port to Gjirokastra €40 return per person, 64km, 1 hour. If flying to Corfu, get the ferry to Saranda (available 2 -4 times per day, fast one 30 minutes and slow one 1h.15 minutes. Own cost.)
    Transfers payable on site.
horse riding the King's Army route Albania
from $1,319
Summary:
Mountainous trail ride at a steady pace to the coast encountering medieval monuments, communist past and welcoming Balkan culture.
Departure Dates:
  • 2018: 29 Apr; 13, 27 May; 10, 24 Jun; 8, 22 Jul; 5, 19, 26 Aug; 2, 9, 16, 23 Sept.
  • Trip Length: 8 days/ 7 nights/ 6 riding days
  • Approximate riding time per day: 6 - 9 hours
  • Meeting point: Tirana airport (TIA) or Saranda Port - fly to Corfu (CFU).
  • Riding Ability Required: Intermediate and riding fit, secure riding in open spaces
  • Group Size: 3 - 8
  • Transfer: 2018:Tirana airport to Gjirokastra €70 return per person, 225 km, 3-4 hours. Saranda Port to Gjirokastra: €40 return per person, 64km, 1 hour. If flying to Corfu, get the ferry to Saranda (available 2 -4 times per day, fast one 30 minutes and slow one 1h.15 minutes. Own cost.)
    Transfers payable on site
Endless views
from $1,749
Summary:
Ride through incredible Andes Mountain scenery at the highest part of the Andes near Mendoza. Highlights for those without the time to cross the full range.
Departure Dates:
  • Dates upon request from October to May
  • Trip Length: 6 days / 5 nights / 4 days riding
    Optional extra days can be arranged
  • Approximate riding time per day: 3-6 hours
  • Meeting point: Mendoza Airport MDZ
  • Riding Ability Required: Novice but with opportunities for faster riding for more experienced riders. Min age 10
  • Group Size: 4-10, ride may be confirmed for less than 6 for a supplement, see detailed prices
  • Transfer: Approximately $60 one way per car (1-3 pax) from Buenos Aires Pistarini (International). Approx transfer time is 30 minutes. Transfer included from Mendoza Airport, approx transfer time is 1.5 hours
Desert portion of the ride
from $1,655
Summary:
Explore the inca trails on horseback, including the tropical forests and crystal clear streams of the Lerma Valley, the Calchaquí desert with its multicoloured mountains and the Cafayate Creek with its red hills, a breathtaking contrast.
Departure Dates:
  • 2018 9 day programme: 18 Mar; 5 May; 2 Sept; 28 Oct; 2* Dec.
  • 2018 12 day programme:4 Mar; 7 Apr; 5**, 19** Aug; 14 Oct; 18* Nov.
  • Tailor-made rides can also be arranged all year round (*Polo Open, **Tango World Cup).
  • Trip Length: 9 days/8 nights/6 days riding OR
    12 days/ 11 nights/9 days riding
  • Approximate riding time per day: 4-6 hours
  • Meeting point: 9 day: Salta Airport (SLA)
    12 day: Buenos Aires Airport (EZE)
  • Riding Ability Required: Novice (confident) to experienced. The pace of the ride is slow overall but there are opportunities for those who like to canter and gallop.
  • Group Size: 6-10. Ride may be confirmed for less than 6 at a supplement, see Prices and Dates tab.
  • Transfer: Approximately $60 one way per car (1-3 pax) from Buenos Aires Pistarini (international) or $30 from Buenos Aires Newbery (domestic) . Approx transfer time is 30 minutes. Included from hotel to domestic airport for internal flight on Day 2. Transfer included to Salta airport at the end of the ride. Transfer not included from Buenos Aires domestic airport or International Airport on departure
Riding in Patagonia
from $1,749
Summary:
A six night adventure through the pristine wilderness of Patagonia in Argentina. The trails take you over uninhabited land that can only be reached on horseback and the group camp in unspoilt places.
Departure Dates:
  • On request between 1st November and 1st May.
  • Trip Length: 7 days / 6 nights / 5 days riding
    Optional extra days can be arranged
  • Approximate riding time per day: 5-6 hours
  • Meeting point: San Martin de los Andes Airport, Argentina (CPC)
  • Riding Ability Required: Novice (confident) but with opportunities for faster riding for more experienced riders. Min age 9.
  • Group Size: 4-12
  • Transfer: Included from meeting point
Springtime riding in Bulgaria
from $1,315
Summary:
Once you have ridden this trail you will feel like you have really got to know Bulgaria and its people. Ride across the central Balkan Mountains on good horses.
Departure Dates:
  • 2018: 5, 12, 19 May; 2, 9, 29 Jun; 7, 28 Jul; 4, 25 Aug; 22, 29 Sept.
  • Trip Length: 8 days / 7 nights / 6 days riding
  • Approximate riding time per day: 4-6 hours
  • Meeting point: Sofia Airport (SOF)
    Clients can also fly into Plovidv (PDV) please contact us for transfer details
  • Riding Ability Required: Walk, trot and canter
  • Group Size: 1-8
  • Transfer: 2018: Included from meeting point according to time of last arriving/earliest departing guest. Flights should be booked to arrive before 18:00 and departure after 12:00 on return. Other times can be arranged for a fee of €150 per car (1-3 pax) each way, payable on site. Approximate transfer time is 3 hours.
Autumn colours
from $1,315
Summary:
A ride on good horses exploring the high mountains of central Bulgaria with a focus on nature.
Departure Dates:
  • 2018: 23 June; 21 July; 11 August.
  • For groups of 4 or more other dates can be arranged between May and October.
  • Trip Length: 8 days / 7 nights / 6 days riding
  • Approximate riding time per day: 4-7 hours
  • Meeting point: Sofia Airport (SOF)
    Clients can also fly into Plodiv (PDV) please contact us for transfer details
  • Riding Ability Required: Walk, trot and canter
  • Group Size: 1-8
  • Transfer: 2018: Included from meeting point according to time of last arriving/earliest departing guest. Flights should be booked to arrive before 18:00 and departure after 12:00 on return. Other times can be arranged for a fee of €150 per car (1-3 pax) each way, payable on site. Approximate transfer time is 3 hours.
Summary:
Enjoy mountain scenery in this hospitable country which has a tradition of excellent horsemanship. The riding is at all paces where the terrain permits on responsive, fit horses. For good riders.
Departure Dates:
  • 2018: 7, 21 July; 4, 25 August.
  • Trip Length: 8 Days/7 Nights/6 days riding
  • Approximate riding time per day: 4-5 hours
  • Meeting point: Sofia Airport (SOF) by 12 noon on Day 1.
    It is also possible to fly to Plovdiv Airport (PDV). Please enquire for transfer information
  • Riding Ability Required: Intermediate onwards
  • Group Size: 3-8
  • Transfer: Included to and from meeting point. Please arrange departure after 5pm. Approximate transfer time is 4.5 hours
Riding by the lake
from $1,575
Summary:
Pack trip into a remote lakeside cabin (pack horses carry all provisions for the week) and explore the remote wilderness from this base on easy going Tennessee Walker or Quarter horses. Experience true wilderness in the heart of British Columbia with accommodation in tents or cabin.
Departure Dates:
  • 2018: 6, 20 July; 3, 17, 31 August
  • Trip Length: 8d/7n/6 days riding
  • Approximate riding time per day: 4-5 hours
  • Meeting point: Williams Lake Airport (YWL) or the ranch.
  • Riding Ability Required: From intermediate onwards
  • Group Size: 2-6
  • Transfer: 2018: Airport transfer from Williams Lake, $180 per person or $270 per couple return, payable on-site. Please take the early afternoon flight from Vancouver.
Cougar Creek, Canadian Pack Trip
from $2,019
Summary:
Pack trips through the Canadian Rockies - the real deal with awe-inspiring scenery and remote camp sites.
Departure Dates:
  • 2018 7 day pack trips: 17 (FULL) Jun; 15 (FULL) Jul; 5 (FULL) Aug; 8, 23 (FULL), 30 (FULL) Sept.
  • 2018 10 day pack trips: 24 Jun; 12, 26 Aug.
  • 2018 Great Plains Trail & Mount Prairie Spring Edition: 26 May (FULL)
  • 2018 Mount Prairie Combo: 8 Sept.
  • Trip Length: 7d/6n or 10d/9n
  • Approximate riding time per day: 4-8 hrs per day with breaks
  • Meeting point: Calgary Airport (YYC)
  • Riding Ability Required: Walk, trot, canter on a good horse. Intermediate for Great Plains
  • Group Size: 1-8
  • Transfer: Included from Calgary airport or town at around 4pm. Approximate transfer time is 1 hour. Return transfer arrives to the airport approx. 11am.
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