A mountain of experiences with Bogong Horseback Adventures jammed into four days. Riding the best of the High Country, camping at the bushranger Bogong Jack's hideout. Canter to the top of the Bluff where you can view Mount Feathertop and Mount Fainter at just over 6,000 feet. Ride onto Pretty Valley and the sweet pastures of the Bogong Brumbies.

This ride offers spectacular views and delicious campfire meals. Then the expedition descends back into the Valley of the Kiewa via Big Hill to all the comforts of Spring Spur, swapping your swag for a luxurious bed and delicious home cooked dinner.

Cost
Type Indicative Prices
Adult

Total Package is six days: four tour days and two nights bookend accommodation at Spring Spur.

$2,150.00

Inclusions

Quality horses, experienced guides, all camping equipment, meals and bookend accommodation at Spring Spur Stay.

Days of operation:
  • Departure details: 09/04/20

    Thu: 09:00am - 04:00am

Tour highlights:
  • Mount Fainter Summit
    Explore the stunning riding terrain of the Victorian High Country, including a traverse to the summit of Mount Fainter South (1883 metres). This itinerary journeys up the West Kiewa River valley and into heritage gold mining country, following old tracks cut into the mountains 150 years ago. Continuing up Westons Spur and onto the High Plains. The ride travels beneath the rocky outcrop of the Jitmathangs then onto Mount Fainter South and down to Bogong Jacks Hideout camp. The final day descends down into the Kiewa Valley and to the home paddock at Spring Spur.

Bogong Horseback Adventures has been running award-winning tours since 1986. With licensed access to the Alpine National Park and Mount Bogong, the riding landscape is truly spectacular.

Based at our property Spring Spur, Bogong Horseback Adventures travel from rich mountain valleys to the vast Bogong High Plains and Victoria's highest mountain, Mount Bogong. The award-winning tours combine great food and wine, fantastic mountain-bred horses and friendly, experienced staff.

Offering daily trail rides in the Alpine National Park, as well as spectacular multi-day packhorse expeditions into the Victorian High Country.

Breeding and training Australian Stock Horses, Bogong Horseback Adventures have a program of clinics and workshops in Australian Horsemanship, offering insights into the traditions of mountain horse lore, natural horsemanship, and the skills of bush riding, camping with horses and using packhorses.

Membership:
  • The Ecotourism Association of Australia
52 Fredas Lane, Tawonga, Victoria, 3697

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