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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Packing

Professional Packing School

Bogong Horseback Adventures

From $1,950 - $1,950

Join Bogong Horseback Adventures in this unique Professional Packing School experience. Steve Baird had a rough introduction to the packhorse joining...

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2013 Cattle Drive

Forge's Seven 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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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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Pack Horse Trips

Pack Horse Trip

Forge's Farm

From $250 - $500

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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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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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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Lower Howqua River

Weekend Rides

Lovick's High Country Adventures

Lovick's High Country Adventures two day horse rides offer fun and excitement as you ride through the Howqua River region, exploring historic bridle...

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Accommodation for the 2 Day Luxury Ride

Two Day Luxury Trail Ride

Watson's Mountain Country Trail Rides

From $750 - $750

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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Lovick's High Country Adventures

Family Rides

Lovick's High Country Adventures

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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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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Nature & wildlife

High Country