Despite all the great things there are to do in the Snowy Mountains, there’s one thing that you just can’t miss off your list, horseback riding! Horseback riding in the beautiful Snowy Mountains is an absolute must do experience whenever you’re visiting this amazing area. Before you finish planning your next trip to the Snowy Mountains, make sure that you allow enough time to experience horseback riding. It’s amazing how much different the world can look and smell from the back of a majestic horse. Horseback riding is one experience you don’t want to miss out on.
The history and heritage surrounding Australia’s high plains are forever linked to the Man from Snowy River and its exciting stories of amazing horseback riding and horse riding exploits. Ask any Australian you run into and they’ll immediately know about the Man from Snowy River and the stories behind the legend. The history of Australia is full of stories and amazing adventures just waiting to be relived by local horseback riding guides and experts. Some horseback riding guides have rich family histories which go back in the Snowy Mountains area for over 100 years.
Tours and guides have been taking visitors and guests on commercial horseback tours in the Snowy Mountains since the 1940s. Most tours start with a hearty traditional Australian breakfast, damper, tea and coffee, bacon, eggs, and sausages. Then it’s time to saddle up your horses and explore some of Australia’s most rugged and beautiful mountain ranges. It’s not going to be easy, but experienced guides can help almost all visitors to experience this beautiful country. Horseback riding will give you a unique experience and allow you to explore the Snowy Mountains from a perspective not many people will ever get to experience. At the end of your day, you’ll be able to relax around a roaring campfire and eat a hearty meal with friends and family from the trail.
For a once in a lifetime experience, it’s hard to pass up the thrills and challenges of a guided horseback riding session through the Snowy Mountains. Guided treks on horseback can be enjoyed with friends, family, tour groups and will be enjoyed by people of all levels of ability and multiple age groups. You can choose to take part in small, two to three-hour treks, or longer two or three-day treks which are much more challenging.
You can also watch and take part in world-class equestrian events and activities throughout the year which include Equine Education, trail rides, displays, classes, and trail riding camps for adults and children. It doesn’t matter how or young you are, or how much experience you have. Everyone will enjoy horseback riding in the beautiful Snowy Mountains. If you have any questions, don’t hesitate to contact us directly.