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We had a great ride with Hans and so enjoyed his passion for his horses and his gentle way... the horses look very happy and healthy even with limited grazing and the tack is comfortable and in great condition. We were spoilt with fresh scones...More
hvv2015, Owner at Gamka River Safari Co. - Day Rides, responded to this reviewResponded 27 January 2018
My mom and I love to ride whenever we explore new places and were so glad to find Hans' farm and friendly family and staff. We enjoyed a 2 hour out ride and our horses were well mannered and easy going and we even enjoyed...More
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hvv2015, Owner at Gamka River Safari Co. - Day Rides, responded to this reviewResponded 29 November 2017
We only came the 50 km from Oudtshoorn to Calitzdorp to have a ride with Hans. The warm welcome of Hans and the numerous dogs, geese let us quickly feel like home. We had a 2 hours ride through a beautiful scenery around the farm....More
Thank Jessie B
hvv2015, Owner at Gamka River Safari Co. - Day Rides, responded to this reviewResponded 5 September 2017
Thank you Jessie, it was wonderful to ride with you and the kids.
We had planned for a long weekend of multiple trail rides. We managed one ride and abandoned after 10 minutes on the second ride. We just could not subject these thoroughbreds to being ridden under such conditions. The horses were emaciated, their hooves were in...More
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hvv2015, Owner at Gamka River Safari Co. - Day Rides, responded to this reviewResponded 6 July 2017
Thank you so much for your review, we always appreciate "positive criticism" from "experienced riders" as yourself.
We did a two hours horse riding with Hans through the hills of Calitzdorp.
We were warmly welcomed with delicious croissant, prepared the horses together and had a very nice ride.
A very enjoyable experience
Having taken my two daughters on a road trip I wanted something to make the trip memorable. Found it! None of us have ever done any riding but the experience was on the Bucket List. Hans and Hanlie made this an experience to remember for...More