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Horseshoe Bay Ranch

#5 of 20 Outdoor Activities in Magnetic Island Features Animals
38 Gifford St | Horseshoe Bay, Magnetic Island, Queensland 4819, Australia
+61 7 4778 5109
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Well worth the money!

As an avid horse rider and owner I couldn't wait to go horse-riding on Magnetic Island. From the... read more

Reviewed 21 July 2016
Hana K
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Can't return phone calls !

Our group was very eager to do the horse riding . After many phone calls over a couple of days , we... read more

Reviewed 16 July 2016
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Come and join us for a two hour horse ride through bushland down to horseshoe bay beach. Enjoy riding your horse bareback into the cool clear waters of the coral sea. We have horses to suit both total beginners and the more experienced so make a booking with us today. We ride twice a day everyday at 9am and 3pm bookings are essential and weight restrictions apply to keep our horses happy and healthy
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38 Gifford St | Horseshoe Bay, Magnetic Island, Queensland 4819, Australia
+61 7 4778 5109
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Reviewed 21 July 2016 via mobile

As an avid horse rider and owner I couldn't wait to go horse-riding on Magnetic Island. From the get go these girls were professional, helpful and very polite. You begin the ride by being assigned your horses and helped to mount. You go together as...More

Thank Hana K
Reviewed 16 July 2016 via mobile

Our group was very eager to do the horse riding . After many phone calls over a couple of days , we finally received a return phone call . We booked in for the following day . The weather did turn bad . We got...More

Thank hercmcgrath
Reviewed 15 July 2016 via mobile

What a great day out. Really relaxing with a good chance to go for a trot and a canter. It was great swimming with the horses and a all in all nice day.

Thank Jessica C
Reviewed 9 July 2016 via mobile

Great afternoon out with friends for a ride along the beach. Knowledgable guides and beautifully quiet horses - great for any experience level. The ride into the water definitely being a highlight. Ok price wise if only 1 or 2 people are going but if...More

Thank Samantha W
Reviewed 28 June 2016

2 of us had a great ride. The horses are very well cared for and unlike many establishments I have been to in previous years, they all looked well fed and happy. The beach where we rode was just beautiful and having a bareback ride...More

Thank Tonia N
Reviewed 27 June 2016 via mobile

Absolutely wonderful way to spend a morning. Horses are calm and we'll looked after (and could probably do the route to the beach with their eyes closed). Staff are knowledgeable and adapt to the differing levels of people within the group.

Thank Lucy V
Reviewed 8 June 2016 via mobile

I'm traveling alone in Aussi and was looking the whole time for a horse track. I choose this horse track after comparing sereval one at the eastcoast. The horses know the track, so even beginner will enjoy this trip. Besides, the Group could also split...More

Thank Saskia Z
Reviewed 1 June 2016

I had my first ride on a horse at this ranch when I was 13yrs old, they still do the same trusted guided tour of Horseshoe bay through the bush then to the beach, through the water which is a really awesome experience. More recently,...More

Thank Xman531
Reviewed 31 May 2016

Just got back from a 2hr bush and beach ride with these guys. As we visited during the week there weren't many people in town, this meant I got a one on one personal ride. So we started off with the usual safety briefing and...More

Thank Emma B
Reviewed 15 May 2016

Having very limited 'country' experience riding a horse was a little daunting at first, the professional and passionate staff were quick to make me feel at ease and quickly turned the nerves into excitement . The horses were all well looked after and well trained....More

Thank jezza762
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Cherae C
Hi. What are the age requirements for children? Thank you.
29 March 2017|
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Response from hsbr | Property representative |
Hi, We take ages 6 and up on our 2 hour bush and beach trek. For children aged 3-8 years we offer 10 minute pony rides around the ranch :) Kind regards, Horseshoe Bay Ranch
Tamara L
Is there also a Tour for experienced riders including a canter etc?
14 December 2016|
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Response from Jessica C | Reviewed this property |
you do get to canter, they split the group into people who want to canter and those who don't.
How should I dress for this tour
26 July 2016|
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Response from Jessica C | Reviewed this property |
Hello, I would suggest checking the weather first but Magnetic Island is usually pretty nice all year round. Long pants are a must, i suggest something easy to get on and off as you be a little sticky getting out of the... More