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Fern River Horse Trekking

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Address: 953 Waiotemarama Gorge Road, Omapere, New Zealand
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An enjoyable ride along the beach

I had a lovely ride along the beach since I was allowed to use my previous riding experience to really ride the horse and not just be led.

Reviewed 7 September 2012
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Reviewed 31 May 2015

An absolutely brilliant time. They took care of everybody, ensuring their safety & were extra attentive of those that hadn't riden before.

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Reviewed 7 September 2012

I had a lovely ride along the beach since I was allowed to use my previous riding experience to really ride the horse and not just be led.

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Auckland, New Zealand
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Reviewed 11 January 2012

My husband and I went for a 2 hour ride up the beautiful west coast beach. Tim was the perfect guide - knowledgeable about the area and local history and relaxed enough that we could set our own pace. My husband is a beginner and I'm an experienced rider, the horses Tim provided were well matched to our abilities. We... More 

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Wigan, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 27 February 2011

We spent two hours with Tim on Kiki and Maverick. After a quick instruction we set off through Tims land towards the Beach. Tim was very friendly and chatty and told us a lot about the history of the surrounding area. The ride along the beach was wonderful, completely deserted and waves crashing on the beach. i had never riden... More 

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