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Wildcoast Ruapuke Horse Riding

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1549 Whaanga Road | Ruapuke, Raglan 3296, New Zealand
+64 7-825 0059
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Stunning beach ride

My teenaged daughter and I enjoyed a magic, two-hour ride through lush farmland and then along a... read more

Reviewed 8 July 2017
Shirley G
Brisbane, Australia
Birthday treat

My partner booked this ride as a surprise birthday treat and what a treat it was! The team are well... read more

Reviewed 18 June 2017
London, United Kingdom
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“hour trek” (3 reviews)
“sand dunes” (3 reviews)
1549 Whaanga Road | Ruapuke, Raglan 3296, New Zealand
+64 7-825 0059
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Reviewed 8 July 2017

My teenaged daughter and I enjoyed a magic, two-hour ride through lush farmland and then along a black sandy beach. Penny was an excellent guide and understanding of the fact that I wanted to so some trotting and cantering while my daughter was a beginner....More

Thank Shirley G
Reviewed 18 June 2017 via mobile

My partner booked this ride as a surprise birthday treat and what a treat it was! The team are well set up with their stables and beautiful surroundings for a fantastic ride. The horses are safe and are carefully selected. The ride is suited to...More

Thank sophie_x_taylor
Reviewed 14 June 2017

an absolutely breathtaking New Zealand experience - the most stunning location and amazing views. Wayne & Penny matched us to our wonderful horses with very subtle, expert care and we couldn't have been happier. We opted for the beers and burgers treat - Penny soon...More

Thank Murpy5
Reviewed 22 April 2017 via mobile

Penny and Wayne set us up well with 6 different horses that matched our abilities. The trek to the beach was a bit slippery due to the recent rains, but the horses knew the way and the scenery was so beautiful. One horse seemed a...More

Thank LaFamigliadiAmelia
Reviewed 26 March 2017 via mobile

I had a great ride here. Wayne & Penny gave a warm welcome and introduced me to their wonderful horses. We took a fabulous 2 hour trek through forest & along the beach. This included a dip in the ocean & a welcome blast along...More

Thank Kayleigh F
Reviewed 22 February 2017

This trek is awesome ! Such beautiful scenery and lovely staff who will look after you, if you are riding for the first time let them know and they will help you out with the basics you need to know. Our group got to go...More

1  Thank N_AL96
Reviewed 19 January 2017

We had the best ride of our lives with the nicest guides through sheep and cow pastures, across creeks, and all along the black volcanic sand beach of Ruapuke. This was all followed by the best vegetarian burgers (at our request in substitute for regular...More

Thank surf3stars
Reviewed 8 January 2017

An amazing experience with wonderful guides take you through farmland, down to the beach and for a play in the water on the horses. Caters to absolute beginner riders (as I was) to more experienced. Lots of fun!

1  Thank bryleighmoore
Reviewed 7 January 2017

Awesome experience, wether you are a beginner or an experienced rider! Breathtaking sceneries, great and helpful team, small group. The ranch is in a quiet and relatively remote location but easy to find. Absolutely loved the full galop on the beach but if you don't...More

Thank Charlotte B
Reviewed 7 January 2017

A beautiful horse ride through amazing landscapes ending with full galops on Ruapuke blacksand beach. More importantly Wayne and Penny are making sure your mount (one of their lovely horses) matches your level, even if you are a beginner! A must do!

Thank ingriddup
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