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Horse Trekking – Experience the beauty of Waiheke Island on horse-back

Waiheke Horseworx is a family business offering visitors to Waiheke Island the opportunity to experience its beauty on (almost) famous well-trained with quiet natured horses.

Ride beautiful native bush trails and climb the hills on horseback to see stunning views of the Island.

Come to Horseworx base for a pony ride – suitable for children 1 – 10 years

Rire (Pronounced Ria) grew up on Waiheke. She knows the island like the back of her hand. She not only has a strong history with Waiheke, but has had a long-standing love affair with horses.

Come and ride the horses from The Hobbit!

We have famous horses that were in The Hobbit and other movie’s 10,000BC and Warriors Way.

Shaman is the most famous as she has featured in all 3 films and was ridden by Richard Armitage who played Thorin the Dwarf King.

We also have pony Gideon who was Bilbo’s pony (small scale double) Bilbo was played by Martin Freeman.

Discover Waiheke

Known as the jewell of Auckland, Waiheke Island is only 35 minutes by boat across the iconic Hauraki Gulf. It’s a haven of white sandy beaches, award winning wineries and scenic coastal walkways. When visiting Waiheke you’ll also find beautiful galleries, boutique shops, restaurants, and great coffee at some of the Island’s many delightful cafes.  Waiheke Horseworx trekking is a wonderful way to experience Waiheke uniquely!  Book your next day trip or weekend escape today and enjoy the stunning beauty Waiheke has to offer with us.

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We are located at:

66 Onetangi Road

Waiheke Island.

Located across the road from the Golf Course, between Tantalus Winery and Dellows Distillery.

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