Canterbury Horses and Ponies
Canterbury horse & pony riding is a fun family activity. There are a wide variety of options available ranging from longer horse rides for the more experienced riders through to learning to ride for beginners. Canterbury pony rides for the young ones are very popular option. Alternatively your little ones may be happy to simply pat or hand feed the horses or ponies.
Imagine spending your holiday on one of our exhilarating trail rides in the high country of New Zealand's South Island. Guided horse riding pack trips from two hours to twelve days though the North Canterbury high country. View spectacular scenery: snow-capped mountains, vast river flats, crystal clear lakes and rivers.
Arion Horse Trekking invite you to trek along the lovely forest tracks in a safe and peaceful environment. Treks include the majestic and mighty Waimakariri River for some stunning views of the mountains and Canterbury plains and cross the many braided streams when nature permits.
Mobile-friendly - Located only 15 minutes' drive from Christchurch city centre. Take a horse ride along the banks of the mighty Waimakariri River in the dappled light of the willow and poplar trees, large open grassland areas or out onto the extensive river bed and splash through the water. First timers to experienced, and children welcome. Horse trekking along the Waimak.
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