Witness the remote beauty of the natural surroundings of The Willows. Whether you are completely new to horse riding or a seasoned rider, this experience is not to be forgotten. Rides follow along the Bundarrah River to where it meets the Mitta Mitta River.
Alternatively trails may follow around through the back paddock to the Cobungra River and on to the Blue Duck Inn.
Rides are taken at a pace to suit the rider and the terrain you will be travelling over. Experienced riders are allowed to canter! The scenery is truly 'Man From Snowy River' countryside. Lunch is provided and greatly enjoyed admiring the landscape of remote Victoria.
NOTE: The 2012 - 2013 season rates are valid from the 1st April 2012 to the 31st March 2013. The 2013 - 2014 season rates commence on the 1st April 2013.
Glenworth valley, 30 minutes from Omeo at Anglers Rest, Victoria.
Tours operate from the 1 December until 30 April. Bookings are essential, please book in advance to avoid disappointment.
MINIMUM / MAXIMUM NUMBERS
The price quoted is for one person. Group rides of up to 12 can go out at any one.
We can cater for all ability levels, so there will be a horse for you, however if you have had a lot of experience you will be grouped separately to get the most out of your ride.
Children under the age of 8 will be considered for short rides. There is a weight limit of 110kg for inexperienced riders.
DRESSCODE / WHAT TO BRING
Participants are recommended to wear riding boots, or closed shoes, and long sleeved, collared shirts for protection. All footwear will be checked to ensure it fits stirrups safely. Helmets, oilskin coats and short riding chaps are provided.
Participants are required to sign disclaimer forms before riding. Riders under the age of 18 must have a parent or guardian sign for them. This experience can be effected by the weather, if the conditions are not safe then you will be called and re-scheduled for an alternative date.
PACKAGE OPTIONS (please select your preferred option)
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EXPERIENCE QUICK LINKS
"Hi we had a fantastic time. The employees, food, cruise we had the best experience we have had in a long time would recommend to anyone and we hope do go again.
The whole deal was awesome thanks to all involved Janine." Janine (New South Wales, Australia.)
"This is a really well organised tour. An absolute great time was had by all 21 of us on this tour. I was travelling on my own and really enjoyed sharing this experience with other people. "Wombat" our guide did a fantastic job of cooking, giving info and driving, an absolute star !!
Especially enjoyed Cradle Mountain, Port Arthur and Wineglass bay. If your looking for a compact 6 day tour to explore Tasmania then this is it." Mick (Gold Coast, Australia.)
"I wanted to send you a note to say THANKYOU for all the care taken with our booking.
We had an absolutely incredible evening and our faces were sore from smiling and laughing afterwards!
We will be sure to contact you again when we're planning our next adventure!
Thanks a million and all the best xo" Merly (Australia)
"It was perfect. Really impressed with the whole experience from dealing with you (Australian Explorer) to the driver. Will definitely use this service again. Thanks." Jacqui (Australia)
"Australian Explorer were courteous, very helpful and pleasant to deal with and best of all, we booked our tour over the phone!!! I’m absolutely delighted that we’ve got it booked and all the confirmation emails and the necessary voucher have been processed and sent directly to my inbox – brilliant service!" Kate (Australia)