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Rubicon Valley Tourist Centre

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Christchurch 7681, New Zealand
+64 3-318 8886
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2-Hour River Trail Horse Trek
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Horse treks run on a working high country sheep and cattle farm at the foot of the Southern Alps and only 1 hour from Christchurch City - various treks available with 1hour, 2hour, 3hour and full day.
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Christchurch 7681, New Zealand
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+64 3-318 8886
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"horse trek"
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"hour trek"
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"experienced riders"
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"beautiful horses"
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"riding experience"
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"homemade scones"
in 9 reviews
"well trained horses"
in 9 reviews
"clear instructions"
in 14 reviews
"river trail"
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"guide chris"
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"new zealand"
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"great guide"
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"amazing experience"
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"amazing scenery"
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"great afternoon"
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"own pace"
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

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RubiconValleyHorseTr, Owner at Rubicon Valley Tourist Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Highly recommended. Though we keep and ride our own horses at home, we could not leave Aus/NZ without at least one ride. This was spectacular, both the scenery and the owner/guide, Chris. One just was, breathtaking. The other was knowledgeable, personable, entertaining, helpful with picture...More

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RubiconValleyHorseTr, Owner at Rubicon Valley Tourist Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for the great review, Pleased you had a good time with me and my horses. Chris

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A well overdue review! I could not fault my experience with Rubicon Valley, everything was perfect. I was greeted by a beautiful Border Collie when I arrived, so I knew I was going to love this place. I had been on a horse before, but...More

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RubiconValleyHorseTr, Owner at Rubicon Valley Tourist Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for the review, It is never too late to tell the world about this place. See you again Thanks Chris

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

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Reviewed 27 April 2018

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Reviewed 22 April 2018

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Reviewed 22 April 2018 via mobile

My husband and I had so much fun with Chris and our beautiful horses Red and Tyson. Couldn't have asked for a better day to ride or a better experience. We will be visiting again.

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RubiconValleyHorseTr, Owner at Rubicon Valley Tourist Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 23 April 2018

Thanks for the good review, See you again soon, Chris

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Reviewed 22 April 2018 via mobile

My wife and I were taken by Chris on the 2 hour valley trek which took us up and around some of the back country in the area and skirted the Waimakariri river. The weather really impressed, with views stretching as far as the eye...More

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RubiconValleyHorseTr, Owner at Rubicon Valley Tourist Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 23 April 2018

Thank you, Was a great day out in the office. Chris

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Reviewed 19 April 2018

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Bianka R
28 August 2016|
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Response from CHRISTINE M | Reviewed this property |
It is certainly better than average but sorry I wouldn't have a clue how you do that. Best you ask Trip Adviser.
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grandmaaka
9 January 2015|
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Response from RubiconValleyHorseTr | Property representative |
Hi I would suggest the 2 hour river trail, could do the 3hour but some find the 3 hour a bit long. Chris
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