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Address: 10 McCormacks Rd, Merrijig, Victoria 3723, Australia
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+61 3 5777 5590
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My wife went on a 4 day trek around Mount Stirling over the new year and had a fantastic time whilst I followed behind and met up with them in my 4WD. Chris and the team are... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 weeks ago
MackemPaul
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Durham, United Kingdom
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Durham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My wife went on a 4 day trek around Mount Stirling over the new year and had a fantastic time whilst I followed behind and met up with them in my 4WD. Chris and the team are fabulous and really nice people who make you feel very welcome. My wife totally recommends High Country Horses

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 January 2017

Its hard to describe how amazing our 4 day (3 night) horse ride was over New Years with Chris and his absolutely fantastic team (special thanks to Alex, Steph, Fiona and Jade!). Booked as a last minute trip to do something out of the ordinary with my brother while he was visiting from overseas, Chris' wife Fiona was most helpsome... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 December 2016 via mobile

Great ride upto Craigs Hut - day ride only. Horses worked well. Chris very informative regarding trail and info along the way. Only suggestion is take a bandana of some sort as alot of dust whilst riding the horses and whilst heading to our start point via mini bus. Other than that a fantastic ride (7.5hrs) all up. You will... More 

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Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 November 2016

My daughter and I had a fantastic three days horse ride up into the high country. Our horses were wonderful, responsive and a dream to ride. The highlight would have been posing on top of the mountain on a rock with the whole world below us. Amazing. The staff were just great, friendly and gave good advice to make our... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 November 2016 via mobile

The 2 day horse ride to Craig's hut and Razorback huts is the only way to see the high country. High country horses provide an amazing experience. Staff are very experienced and great to chat to. My brother and I took our dad for his sixtieth and a staff member surprised us with a delicious home made birthday cake for... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 June 2016

An amazing adventure with friends when we rode for 2 days out of Merrijig in May 2016. Chris and Fiona run a very professional company and their horses are excellent. Safety for both rider and horse is a prime concern. Although I had not ridden for many years, I never once felt scared or intimidated by this ride. We had... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 April 2016 via mobile

If you want a memorable adventure in the high country, I cannot recommend this company highly enough 😊 The owners and staff are genuinely lovely people, the horses are loved, well cared for, keen and responsive, and the country is spectacular. Safety is a high priority and the ride is very well organised and managed. A weekend I'll never forget... More 

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Thank you for your kind words. We're so glad you had a memorable weekend with us!😊 More 

Calgary, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 March 2015

I would have trouble expressing how impressed I was with the 3 day ride, I just did with High Country Horses. From the beautiful panoramic views, the great food, the horses, and the staff, it was all great and I'm very pleased to have ridden with them. I was quite sceptical upon learning that our group size was to be... More 

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Yeppoon Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 May 2012

Had a best time horse treking in the High Country. Chris and Fiona do a wonderful job and really looked after us.

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Hobart, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 May 2012

Not horse riding but we did pass quite a few riders. Spectacular views wonderful countryside we left Mansfield in the Victorian High Country and travelled with our 4WD through Sheepyard Flats up onto Howitt Plains through Zeka Spur Track into Wonnangatta Station (ruins) where there were campers, motorhomes everywhere then up through Wombat Ranges over to Eaglevale (very steep and... More 

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