Punakaiki Horse treks

Horse riding into the beautiful Punakaiki valley and within the Paparoa National Park, river crossings, spectacular scenery, refreshments at a bush hut. The horse ride finishing along the beach. Rides to suit all abilities. 500m south Pancake Rocks.


$190.00 - $240.00
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Horse riding within the Paparoa National Park. Our 2.5 hour ride (allow up to 3 hours) follows the Punakaiki river, crossing the river a few times and up into the Punakaiki valley. Spectacular limestone cliffs, abundant bird life and lush native bush within the Paparoa National Park. We stop for light refreshments at a bush hut. The route follows the Punakaiki river to the Punakaiki lagoon, with the ride finishing along the Punakaiki beach.
Our treks cater for experienced and novice riders. Tuition is given at the start of each ride.
Our horses roam in the Punakaiki valley when not in work and are well cared for.
We are 500m south of the Pancake Rocks, Punakaiki.
We also offer personalized rides. We have been established since 1996

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Physical address

Main Road, State highway 6, Punakaiki, New Zealand.

Pricing and Conditions

Adult $190.00 - $240.00
Age restriction:
Other charges:
led ride for children half an hour @$50.00
Further pricing information:
Can offer free camper van park to self contained vehicles.
Cancellation policy:
Weather dependent, please phone to reconfirm bookings the night before ride.

Facilities and Features

Proximity to airport:
Westport 60km, Hokitika 82km, Christchurch 380km
Proximity to coach terminal:
drop off at driveway or 700m away.
Proximity to town:

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Opening times

Business hours:
9am - 6pm
Months of operation:
Jan, Feb, Mar, Apr, May, Jun, Jul, Oct, Nov, Dec

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