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Unique Western Riding Experience

Peace and serenity await - what a majestical trek with the bush and the horses hooves the only... read more

Reviewed 17 June 2018
Jessica M
Traditional New Zealalnd Experience

Im only getting round to writing this now but thought Id share my two cents Bill and his pack of... read more

Reviewed 17 January 2017
Birmingham, United Kingdom
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Jun 16, 2018
“Unique Western Riding Experience”
Jan 17, 2017
“Traditional New Zealalnd Experience”
641 Kaipikari Road Upper, Urenui 4375, New Zealand
+64 6-752 3400
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Reviewed 17 June 2018

Peace and serenity await - what a majestical trek with the bush and the horses hooves the only sounds along the track; views that take your breath away and horses that look after you as much as Bill does. The horses are very experienced and...More

Thank Jessica M
Reviewed 17 January 2017

Im only getting round to writing this now but thought Id share my two cents Bill and his pack of farm dogs provided us with a full-on day of how to see the way New Zealand is suppose to be seen. From the start you...More

Thank Common-Traveler-2016
Reviewed 6 January 2017

Majestic, magnificent, awesome nature! Scenery that changes every fifteen minutes all around, 360° of beauty all the time! Just amazing! Indescribable! In short, out of 50 destinations where we have horse ridden, NZ is one the top 3 destinations in terms of scenery! Nevertheless, be...More

Thank quitamura2106
Reviewed 8 July 2016

I did the half day trek with my German sister and both loved it! We are 16 & 17 and had an awesome time with Bill and his tag along farm dogs. It's a real kiwi experience with beautiful scenery beautiful horses and it's actually...More

Thank Rebekah O
Reviewed 21 April 2016 via mobile

My daughter (10) and I spent about 3 and a half hours with Bill, his gorgeous quarter horses and fabulous working dogs. Bill is very welcoming, in a low key kind of way. We felt well sorted and comfortable in the western saddles by the...More

Thank Lisa T
Reviewed 20 July 2015

I did the half day trek riding the beautiful Elegance. We were very fortunate to have wonderful weather and there was only a very small group of us - Bill, myself and another lady who rides with Bill regularly - which made it very personal...More

Thank Emily T
Reviewed 7 January 2015

Normally, I dont write overly possitive reviews like this, but but....Bill Newton is running a low key but absolutly astoneshing horse trekk, close to New Plymoth. The horses are very well trained, western style, but also solid and well behaved. We booked half a day,...More

Thank Bjornsam
Reviewed 18 March 2014

We went on a two hour trek through Bill Newton's stunning land in north Taranaki and had a fantastic experience. With two fairly experienced riders - my mum and my sister - and myself (not a complete beginner, but not experienced) Bill gave us a...More

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