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Cradle Country Adventures

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Cradle Mountain Road, Cradle Mountain-Lake St. Clair National Park, Tasmania, Australia
+61 1300 656 069
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AMAZING 2 day ride

Just finished a 2 day ride with Cradle Country Adventures and had an amazing time!! We were lucky... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
gloriaje99
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Wollongong, Australia
Nothing for experienced riders

My partner and I, both experienced riders, wanted to spend a few days of horseback riding in... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Rideworldwide
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Melbourne, Australia
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Cradle Mountain Road, Cradle Mountain-Lake St. Clair National Park, Tasmania, Australia
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+61 1300 656 069
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"horse riding"
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"shearers quarters"
in 11 reviews
"riding experience"
in 8 reviews
"lovely horses"
in 4 reviews
"beginner riders"
in 3 reviews
"quad bikes"
in 3 reviews
"an experienced rider"
in 3 reviews
"wet weather gear"
in 5 reviews
"lovely guide"
in 2 reviews
"beautiful country"
in 2 reviews
"an absolute ball"
in 2 reviews
"amazing experience"
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"national park"
in 5 reviews
"laura"
in 23 reviews
"ray"
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"kimberley"
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"accommodation"
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Just finished a 2 day ride with Cradle Country Adventures and had an amazing time!! We were lucky to have perfect weather. The Beach Ride was just amazing, I think we saw 2 other people on this 7km long beach!! The views were just stunning....More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

My partner and I, both experienced riders, wanted to spend a few days of horseback riding in Tasmania. We inquired by email if it was possible to get a private tour for experienced riders with canters etc which was confirmed by Laura, one of the...More

Thank Rideworldwide
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LauraBcradlecountry, Owner at Cradle Country Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Julia and thanks for your review. Having reviewed both the extensive email trail and our ride notes from your ride I would like to clarify the following. Whilst there is no doubt that you repeatedly requested that you be allowed to canter, you also...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We selected the Bakers Beach 3 hour ride and we’re lucky enough to be on our own with our guide for the first half of the ride. It was perfect weather and riding on the beach and through the water. We then met with another...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My friend and I have just finished a 4 day ride with Ray and Laura at Kimberley and Bakers Beach. What a fabulous experience! The accommodation at Kimberley is very basic (especially the shared bathroom) but clean and comfortable and the open fire in the...More

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Reviewed 13 February 2018

My wife and our 2 daughters, 7 and 9, did the 3 hr ride and stay at Bakers Beach in Narawntapu National Park in January. Ray and Laura were fantastic guides, especially with 3 of having limited or no experience riding, and they made us...More

2  Thank matt c
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Reviewed 31 January 2018

My friend and I recently did the 2 day ride with Ray and Laura, staying at their Kimberley Shearing Quarters. Amazing place and Amazing people!!! They are very much about safety. All stirrups are safety stirrups which i haven't seen on a trail ride before....More

Thank ChrisGippsland
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LauraBcradlecountry, Owner at Cradle Country Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 10 February 2018

Hi Christine and thanks for your great review. We would like to clarify the details of the package you booked. Our 'Adventure Package" consists of 2 rides at different locations. In your case they were at Kimberley (a 2 hour ride,) and Cradle Mountain (a...More

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Reviewed 28 October 2017

From organising to completion this company was great to deal with, we were not the easiest people to get organised and I very much appreciate the extra effort Ray and Laura put in for us. You made our adventure that much better. Another Laura and...More

Thank Sherroy A
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Reviewed 17 October 2017 via mobile

First ever experience riding a horse and was really excited! Guide Laura was friendly and patient, so thank you so much for the lovely experience. Horses were gentle and ride was smooth. My Boyfriend and I really enjoyed it.

Thank ZeeQC
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Reviewed 11 July 2017

We went on a quad tour (Cradle Mountain). Really… It feels like you are in the scenery of ‘The Lion King’! They provide a pick up and bring you to the remote areas where you can, under professional guidance, appreciate the nature to the fullest....More

Thank Stijn-ALY
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Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

What a fabulous day, my wonderful steed Dollar and I wound through the country side with our lovely guide Laura and some companions. We wound through varying landscapes, saw some wildlife and had a fabulous ride. Ray had booked me in last week and took...More

Thank Amanda W
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bratbar
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Response from LauraBcradlecountry | Property representative |
Hi Bratbar, We have been operating this business for over 10 years and like most trail-riding businesses we require payment or a booking fee to secure your booking. Cheers.
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