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High Country Horses - Day Tours

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10 McCormacks Rd, Merrijig, Victoria 3723, Australia
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Awesome girls weekend

Did a 3 day/ 2 night trek with 9 girlfriends in May. The horses were great and well matched to... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Woodberr
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Fantastic High Country experience

My wife and I just went on the Dec17/Jan18 New Years Eve 4 day ride, and would highly recommend... read more

Reviewed 8 January 2018
Will F
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10 McCormacks Rd, Merrijig, Victoria 3723, Australia
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Did a 3 day/ 2 night trek with 9 girlfriends in May. The horses were great and well matched to riders.The countryside was amazing to ride through and the food fantastic and abundant.It was nice to have one camp to come back to on both...More

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Reviewed 8 January 2018

My wife and I just went on the Dec17/Jan18 New Years Eve 4 day ride, and would highly recommend these guys. Every aspect of the ride was professionally done and well organised. Chris, Nick and the team of riders did a great job leading the...More

Thank Will F
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Reviewed 30 December 2017

It was pleasing to get horses that were not just the usual zombies that are often provided for such short rides and the countryside is very beautiful. We saw echidnas, kangaroos and deer and did a couple of river crossings that were nice though not...More

Thank Campbell J
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Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

My wife went on a 4 day trek around Mount Stirling over the new year and had a fantastic time whilst I followed behind and met up with them in my 4WD. Chris and the team are fabulous and really nice people who make you...More

Thank MackemPaul
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Reviewed 5 January 2017

Its hard to describe how amazing our 4 day (3 night) horse ride was over New Years with Chris and his absolutely fantastic team (special thanks to Alex, Steph, Fiona and Jade!). Booked as a last minute trip to do something out of the ordinary...More

1  Thank Jannie M
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Reviewed 6 December 2016 via mobile

Great ride upto Craigs Hut - day ride only. Horses worked well. Chris very informative regarding trail and info along the way. Only suggestion is take a bandana of some sort as alot of dust whilst riding the horses and whilst heading to our start...More

Thank Rhysca
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Reviewed 28 November 2016

My daughter and I had a fantastic three days horse ride up into the high country. Our horses were wonderful, responsive and a dream to ride. The highlight would have been posing on top of the mountain on a rock with the whole world below...More

Thank Diane K
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Reviewed 2 November 2016 via mobile

The 2 day horse ride to Craig's hut and Razorback huts is the only way to see the high country. High country horses provide an amazing experience. Staff are very experienced and great to chat to. My brother and I took our dad for his...More

1  Thank Nathan D
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Reviewed 16 June 2016

An amazing adventure with friends when we rode for 2 days out of Merrijig in May 2016. Chris and Fiona run a very professional company and their horses are excellent. Safety for both rider and horse is a prime concern. Although I had not ridden...More

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Reviewed 11 April 2016 via mobile

If you want a memorable adventure in the high country, I cannot recommend this company highly enough 😊 The owners and staff are genuinely lovely people, the horses are loved, well cared for, keen and responsive, and the country is spectacular. Safety is a high...More

1  Thank Jo H
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mad1958, Owner at High Country Horses - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 13 April 2016

Thank you for your kind words. We're so glad you had a memorable weekend with us!😊

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