Back Country Saddle Expeditions have been operating in the South Island of New Zealand for 24 years, 19 of them under the leadership of current owner Debbie Thompson. We use Appaloosa horses bred to the conditions of the Cardrona Valley. MORE
Come out and enjoy some of the scenic out of the way areas overlooking the Waitaki Valley.
We are a small trekking business operating at Otiake , 5 minutes from Kurow in North Otago.
We cater for one – three riders offering individualized treks to suit your ability from learners to experienced. Ride times vary from one, two, three and four hours thru to all day (six hours plus) with lunch provided. Some previous experience is required for the longer rides over two hours.
All rides are weather dependent. Safety gear provided but wear good footwear, long trousers and bring a warm jacket.
Open all year round but all rides weather dependant. MORE