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Peel Forest Horse Trekking

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105 Dennistoun Road, Peel Forest 7992, New Zealand
+64 800 022 536
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Amazing horse ridding!

We booked my husband and I for a 1 and half hour tour of horse trekking, and it was fabulous! ! My... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Marion B
Two hour River & Forest Trek

Went out with Alyssa for the two hours trek and it was pretty awesome. Fortunaly I was the only one... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Ninja D
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Dresden, Germany
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Peel Forest Horse Trekking offers treks from one hour to multi day. Our treks are designed to suit all levels of riders from children to adults. Most popular trek is our Two Hour River & Forest Trek.
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  • Very good14%
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  • Poor0%
  • Terrible2%
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105 Dennistoun Road, Peel Forest 7992, New Zealand
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+64 800 022 536
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We booked my husband and I for a 1 and half hour tour of horse trekking, and it was fabulous! ! My husband has never ridden a horse before but he was totally confident with his horse Ziggy. The teacher explains everything before the beginning...More

Thank Marion B
Reviewed 4 days ago

Went out with Alyssa for the two hours trek and it was pretty awesome. Fortunaly I was the only one so I had luckily my "private" tour. My horse was really friendly and the highlight of the tour was to go fast! Can't belive that...More

Thank Ninja D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Lovely views great staff nice horses - various sizes enjoyed a lovely 2 hr trek in the local forest with Andy & Mack ( 2 really big horses ) Would be a great way to keep the kids amused for a few hours or just...More

Thank Michelle B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My wife and I did the three-day ride which was an unforgettable experience. Pennie and Bert were amazing hosts. It was an amazing location, beautiful horses and gourmet catering. The cabin we stayed the two nights was great, with a lovely warm fireplace. Couldn't recommend...More

Thank Mick B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My son and I went for a short 1-2 hours horse trekking a sunny day in Peel Forest. The guide, Alyssa, was experienced, friendly and very attentive. As a beginner I felt that my horse Woody was perfect for me. He was beautiful, strong and...More

Thank Christina S
Reviewed 18 October 2017 via mobile

My wife and I did the half day up the mountain trek. Our guide Alyssa was awesome and as beginners we learned a lot about horses and riding. Great guides, great food, great scenery - and great horses. Well worth the detour and there was...More

Thank Krista R
Reviewed 4 October 2017 via mobile

Burt is lovely and very welcoming and accomodating, although the girls who were with Burt were not very friendly, especially the tail leader who came across grumpy, however Burt does make this experience one to try

Thank Emma S
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

What a great treat to be greeted by Burt, a down to earth, laid back and funny horseman with a welcoming and friendly nature. We were super lucky to find this place as it's the only place we could find that still opened during the...More

Thank Hairbykatherine
Reviewed 23 July 2017 via mobile

I explained to Burt and Penny that I was not very experienced but that I wanted to do a day trek around their area. They heard everything I said (and picked up on what I didn't say) and knew exactly what I needed. Burt chose...More

Thank Katie S
penjh20, Owner at Peel Forest Horse Trekking, responded to this reviewResponded 25 July 2017

Thanks Katie look forward to seeing you again and meeting your family Bert & Pennie

Reviewed 9 May 2017

My friend and I signed up for an afternoon's horse trek at Peel Forest. About 10 minutes into the start, along a path towards Peel Forest, my friend's horse suddenly turned and started to gallop away! She could not control her horse despite having ridden...More

Thank Cheryl N
penjh20, Owner at Peel Forest Horse Trekking, responded to this reviewResponded 13 May 2017

This was a most unfortunate incident and we are very sorry that it occurred. The client did tell us and stated on her registration form that she was an experienced rider. Her actions proved that this was not the case. Since this incident we have...More

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