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River Wild - 2 Hour Lake Wakatipu Scenic Horse Trek - Dart Stables Glenorchy

Immerse yourself in untouched natural beauty and breathtaking southern surrounds on Glenorchy’s premiere horse trekking experience!

Highlights

  • Authentic New Zealand experience away from the crowds
  • Breathtaking views of renowned Southern scenery
  • Suitable for all levels of riders
  • Expert guides & highly skilled horses

This spectacular trek at the head of Lake Wakatipu is our most popular tour, and it’s easy to see why!

You’ll enjoy a gorgeous 2-hour ride along New Zealand’s longest lake, uncovering the world-renowned sites and attractions of this breathtaking region along the way.

We’ll ride at a comfortable and relaxing pace as we follow glacial fed rivers, untouched landscapes and idyllic scenic views at every turn.

You’ll see the awe-inspiring views of The Misty Mountains, The Wizard’s Vale and The Mighty Methedras throughout this magical trek.

Suitable for all levels of riders, our dedicated and highly experienced team expertly match horses to suit each riders experience level - ensuring you have the best trek possible.

This remarkable trek is the ultimate way to escape the crowds for a unique and authentic New Zealand experience that will be remembered for a lifetime!

Transport information:

  • Self-drive to Dart Stables, check-in is Dart River Adventures Building, 45 Mull Street, Glenorchy. Glenorchy is a 45min/ 48km scenic drive from Queenstown.
  • 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 Dart stables at:

    9am and 1pm all year round

    Duration: 2 Hours on horse. Allow 3 hours from Glenorchy / 5.5 hours when using Dart Stables transport from Queenstown.

    Adult $199.00
    Child $189.00

    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

    • Strict rider weight limit of 95kg/210lbs/15st. Please note this and provide accurate weights when booking.

      Dart Stables reserve the right to weigh all customers on the day of the ride. If they exceed the rider weight limit, they will not be permitted to ride and a full charge will apply

    Notes

    • *** PLEASE NOTE*** Bookme tickets cannot be used in conjunction with any other special offers or discounts.
    • Suitable for all levels of rider and children as young as 7 years of age. This is a walking paced horse ride.

    Available Bookings from February 25 to March 02

    Change Dates

    All prices are shown in NZD ($)

    Tue 25 Feb
    Wed 26 Feb
    Thu 27 Feb
    Fri 28 Feb
    Sat 29 Feb
    Sun 1 Mar
    Mon 2 Mar

    2spaces priced from:

    • Adult$199.00
    • Child$189.00

    3spaces priced from:

    • Adult$199.00
    • Child$189.00

    4spaces priced from:

    • Adult$199.00
    • Child$189.00

    4spaces priced from:

    • Adult$199.00
    • Child$189.00

    3spaces priced from:

    • Adult$199.00
    • Child$189.00

    2spaces priced from:

    • Adult$199.00
    • Child$189.00

    4spaces priced from:

    • Adult$199.00
    • Child$189.00

    4spaces priced from:

    • Adult$199.00
    • Child$189.00

    4spaces priced from:

    • Adult$199.00
    • Child$189.00

    3spaces priced from:

    • Adult$199.00
    • Child$189.00

    10:00 a.m.Thursday 13 July

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