Horse riding, High Country, Victoria, Australia
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Horse riding

Gallop through stunning alpine scenery on the tracks and trails traversed by Victoria's pioneering mountain cattlemen and the fabled The Man From Snowy River.

Historic huts in horse country
Whether you're a novice or experienced rider, there's a trail for you in the heart of Australia's biggest recreational horse riding area. Ride to the historic cattlemen's huts built to shelter riders on the Bogong High Plains in the nineteenth century.

Hear tall tales of life on horseback in the High Country as you take in soaring alpine vistas with legendary mountain horsemen Bruce McCormack or Charlie Lovick during a summer muster.

Horseback touring
Choose from a range of guided tours, from short rides along quiet bushland trails to multi-day packhorse tours of eventful days and relaxing evenings spent around the campfire.

Tour operators provide horses, equipment and basic tuition suited to your experience and abilities. All operators are licensed and committed to maintaining high safety standards, and experienced and fully trained staff lead and supervise all trail rides.

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Craig's Hut ride

Craig's Hut - King Valley - Delatite River

McCormack's Mountain Valley Trail Rides

Re-live the movies and ride to Craig's Hut with McCormack's Mountain Valley Trail Rides, to see the set where 'The Man from Snowy River' was filmed....

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Half Day Ride

Daily Trail Rides

Bogong Horseback Adventures

From $90 - $220

Bogong Horseback Adventures offer day rides in the heart of the High Country. Taking you to the mountain valleys of North East Victoria abound with...

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Join Tom, on the ride of a lifetime

Man From Snowy River Ride

Lovick's High Country Adventures

From $2,000 - $2,000

The Man From Snowy River Ride is operated by Lovick's High Country Adventures. Hosted by Tom Burlinson, ride the Snowy River country and visit the...

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Pack Horses cross the plains

Labour Day Long Weekend Escape

Bogong Horseback Adventures

From $1,250 - $1,250

Join Bogong Horseback Adventures three day Packhorse Adventure and experience a truly Australian experience. Get a little saddle grease on your...

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Lovick's High Country Adventures

Family Rides

Lovick's High Country Adventures

From $700 - $1,000

Guided by genuine High Country horsemen and women, their spring and summer Family Rides offer a unique opportunity to bond and create lasting...

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Riding the Howqua River

Weekend Rides

Buckle Up Bushrides

From $550 - $550

Buckle Up Bushrides will take you away on a fantastic horse riding weekend in the historical Howqua Valley located at the foot of the High Country....

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Lovick's Hut

Four Day Easter Ride

Buckle Up Bushrides

From $1,100 - $1,100

Buckle Up Bushrides will take you horse riding in the high country where we will stay at Lovick's Hut! This is the family hut! Riding out through...

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2013 Cattle Drive

Forge's 7 day North East Heritage Cattle Drive

Forge's Farm

From $1,600 - $1,800

Forge's Farm takes you on an adventure through the valleys and mountains with Forge's seven day North East Heritage Cattle Drive. Imagine sleeping...

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Pack Horse Trips

Pack Horse Trip

Forge's Farm

Forge's Farm do numerous family pack horse trips and recently decided it was time to allow guests to join them on these heritage style rides. Graham...

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2 hour ride

One to Three Hour Trail Rides

Watson's Mountain Country Trail Rides

From $40 - $120

Watson's Mountain Country Trail Rides provides trail rides from one to three hours in duration. The one hour ride is suitable for younger children...

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Mount Ned

Short Horse Rides

Packers High Country Horse Riding

From $80 - $250

Packers High Country Horse Riding offers short rides for one and a half hour, two hours, half day and day as well as the extended tours. All rides...

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Accommodation for the 2 Day Luxury Ride

Two Day Luxury Trail Ride

Watson's Mountain Country Trail Rides

Watson's Mountain Country Trail Rides depart from the farm in the morning and ride up to spectacular views. Then descend into the Dungeon Gully for...

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A leisurely ride to The Blue Duck Inn

The Willows Bush Ride Indulgence

Packers High Country Horse Riding

From $450 - $500

Packers High Country Horse Riding offers two nights accommodation, meals and a day of riding. Choice of accommodation is one of the bush huts or...

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River crossings

Two Day Two Night Howqua Valley Horse Trail Rides

Watson's Mountain Country Trail Rides

From $299 - $599

The two day two night Howqua Valley horse trail rides starts on the Saturday, after a cooked breakfast at the accommodation provided by Watson's...

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High Country pack horse expedition

Australia Day Long Weekend Break

Bogong Horseback Adventures

From $1,250 - $1,250

Join Bogong Horseback Adventures three day Packhorse expedition and experience a truly Australian experience. Get a little saddle grease on your...

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Over looking the Seeforth Station

Great Divide Rides

Lovick's High Country Adventures

From $1,200 - $2,000

Great Divide Rides are operated by Lovick's High Country Adventures. Starting at Seeforth Station, you will ride across 'Lovick Country' travelling...

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Mount Fainter

Easter Pack Horse Adventure

Bogong Horseback Adventures

From $1,600 - $1,600

A mountain of experiences with Bogong Horseback Adventures jammed into four days. Riding the best of the High Country, camping at the bushranger...

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Lovick's High Country Adventures

Cattle Drive

Lovick's High Country Adventures

From $1,500 - $1,500

Operated by Lovick's High Country Adventures, the iconic Cattle Drive is a great way to combine the thrill of working with cattle with a horseback...

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Craig's Hut by Moonlight

Four Day Craig's Hut Ride

Buckle Up Bushrides

From $1,100 - $1,100

Join Buckle Up Bushrides on their Four Day Craig's Hut horse ride and experience the High Country region in a different light. Meander through...

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riding the High Plains

Wonnangatta Feature Ride

Buckle Up Bushrides

From $2,500 - $2,500

Buckle Up Bushrides is offering this nine day horse riding adventure with the journey taking you deep into the heart of Victoria's High Country and...

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Nature & wildlife

High Country