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Hobbits’ Hack - 1 Hour Dart Valley Horse Trek

Explore the breathtaking sights and scenery of the Dart Valley by horseback!

Highlights

  • A gentle walking paced horse ride across a 100-acre property in the Dart Valley
  • Enjoy the spectacular sites of breath-taking Glenorchy and build up your confidence on our friendly horses
  • The route of the Hobbit's Hack varies day to day giving you the chance to see as much of the stunning scenery as possible.

This unforgettable ride is the ultimate way to immerse yourself in some of New Zealand’s most famous and visually stunning natural locations.

This amazing area was used as the location for the mighty Isengard in the Lord of the Rings films and is abundant with magical photo opportunities including the Wizards vale and the Misty Mountains!

The ride is at a relaxed, walking pace and is the perfect introduction to horse riding for beginners and even kids.

A remarkable journey into New Zealand’s stunning Southern beauty that will be remembered for a lifetime!

Adult $149.00
Child $129.00

What's included

  • Riding helmet (compulsory)
  • Calf length boots with a formed heel
  • Gloves in cold weather
  • Drizabone and riding jacket on windy or damp days

Location

  • ***Check In ***

    Self Drive: Dart River Adventures Building, 45 Mull Street, Glenorchy.

    From Queenstown: Main departure point is from the Queenstown Information Centre, corner Camp & Shotover Streets.

Restrictions

  • Minimum ages 5 years and older.

    A strict rider weight limit of 95kg/210lbs/15st applies and we reserve the right to weigh all customers on the day.

Notes

  • *** PLEASE NOTE***

    Bookme tickets cannot be used in conjunction with any other special offers or discounts.

    Transport from Queenstown:

    Can be added on for $20 per person as you proceed through the checkout. Main departure point is from the Queenstown Information Centre, corner Camp & Shotover Streets.

    Depart Queenstown for Glenorchy: 8:00am and 12:00

    Treks depart Glenorchy stables:

    9am, 10.15am, 1pm and 2.15pm all year round. Self-drive to Dart Stables, check-in is Dart River Adventures Building, 45 Mull Street, Glenorchy.

    Duration: 1 Hour on horse. Allow 2 hours from Glenorchy. Allow 5.5 hours when using Dart Stables transport from Queenstown.

  • Child price applies to ages 5-15 years

10:00 a.m.Thursday 13 July

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