Oct
25
to Oct 27

2 day 2 night Howqua Valley and Stockyard Creek Homestead ride- fully booked

The Howqua River is an iconic High Country river which is fed by the surrounding mountain ranges. Follow the footprints of generations of mountain cattlemen and horsemen who have ridden through this spectacular river system. We stay 2 nights at the historical Stockyard Creek Homestead set amongst the rolling hills, here we have warm cosy beds, flushing toilets and hot showers for the 2 night at Stockyard Creek Homestead. 

$680 per person. To confirm your ride we ask for a $300pp deposit with full payment 6 weeks prior to the ride.

Catering for novice to advanced horse riders. Weight restriction 95kg.

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Nov
2
to Nov 4

3 Day 2 night Craig's Hut and High Country ride- fully booked

Ride the High Country through Wild Flowers and past old mountain huts. Take in the magnificent view from the top of Mt Stirling and visit the famous Craig's Hut from The Man from Snowy River films. Camp out under the star filled night and enjoy a camp cooked dinner around the fire.

To confirm your ride we ask for a $300pp deposit and full payment 6 weeks prior to the ride

Cost: $1,020pp

Catering for novice to advanced horse riders. Weight restriction 95kg.

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Nov
9
9:00 AM09:00

Full day Craig's Hut and Mt Stirling ride- 6 saddles available

Our Full day Craig’s Hut and High Country ride takes in the magnificent mountain tracks of Mt Stirling. Ride a sturdy mountain horse and take in the amazing distant views made famous by The Man from Snowy River films.

Where and when: we meet you at 9am at Telephone Box Junction, Mt Stirling. This is located on The Mt Stirling road and takes approximately 45 minutes from Mansfield. Please note the Mt Stirling road is a dirt road.

How long do we spend in the saddle?: The ride is approximately 6 hours in the saddle and we stop for lunch at Craig’s Hut for an hour.

Is the ride suitable for beginners?: Yes we can cater for beginner riders, however the ride is fairly challenging, we are often riding along narrow mountain tracks and going up and down hills. We would recommend horse riding lessons for beginner riders before joining the ride to get the most enjoyment from your experience.

Weight restriction: 95kg

What is included: We provide helmets, boots, drizabones and lunch for the day (we just need to know of any dietary requirements)

What to bring: Warm jacket, long pants, camera, water bottle (at least 1L) and wet weather gear. For anyone who experiences medical conditions ie. Asthma, please be prepared with your own medication.

Cost: $340 per person (lunch included) full payment is required 2 weeks prior to the ride.

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Nov
11
to Nov 14

4 day Craig's Hut and the High Country- fully booked

Our 4 day Horse trek in December takes into the Heart of the High Country, both mountains and the crystal clear trout filled river streams.  Ride over Mt Stirling to Craig's Hut (Made famous by The Man from Snowy River films) and adventure down into the King valley and onto the King River before travelling over Mt No. 3 that looks back into the Mansfield Valley. You will see some spectacular High Country views as you ride one of our sturdy, mountain horses.

$1,360 per person. To confirm your saddle we ask for a $300per person deposit and full payment 6 weeks prior to the ride.

Catering for novice to advanced horse riders. Weight restriction 95kg.

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Nov
19
to Nov 21

3 Day Craig's Hut and High Country Ride- fully booked

Head for the High Country for a mountain adventure. This horseback ride takes in the spectacular Mt Stirling with distant mountain views. Ride to Craig's Hut, Mt No.3 and Razorback. This ride also takes in the spectacular river country.

$1,020 per person. To confirm your ride we ask for a $300pp deposit with full payment 6 weeks prior to the ride.

Catering for novice to advanced horse riders. Weight restriction 95kg.

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Dec
5
to Dec 7

3 day Craig's Hut and the High Country- 8 saddles available

Our 3 day ride is a terrific way to experience the beautiful High Country when the snow has just melted and beautiful mountain Wildflowers are blooming and coming to life!

Ride through some amazing scenery and visit the iconic Craig's Hut, made famous by The Man from Snowy River films and camp out under the stars in the mountains.

$1,020 per person

To confirm your ride we ask for a $300 per person deposit and full payment 6 weeks prior to the ride.

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Dec
13
to Dec 18

6 day Craig's Hut and King Billy Ride- Globe Trotting

Follow the Footprints of The Man from Snowy River films visiting iconic landmarks unique to this magnificent country. Visit Craig's Hut and Mt Stirling and ride the beautiful Howqua River Country. Once we leave the Howqua River we head to the Bluff and King Billy and stay at Lovicks Hut and explore the amazing country surrounding these ranges.

$3,000 per person

Please see Globe Trotting for bookings and Information info@globetrotting.com.au

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Dec
21
9:00 AM09:00

Full day Craig's Hut and High Country ride- 12 saddles available

Our Full day Craig’s Hut and High Country ride takes in the magnificent mountain tracks of Mt Stirling. Ride a sturdy mountain horse and take in the amazing distant views made famous by The Man from Snowy River films.

Where and when: we meet you at 9am at Telephone Box Junction, Mt Stirling. This is located on The Mt Stirling road and takes approximately 45 minutes from Mansfield. Please note the Mt Stirling road is a dirt road.

How long do we spend in the saddle?: The ride is approximately 6 hours in the saddle and we stop for lunch at Craig’s Hut for an hour.

Is the ride suitable for beginners?: Yes we can cater for beginner riders, however the ride is fairly challenging, we are often riding along narrow mountain tracks and going up and down hills. We would recommend horse riding lessons for beginner riders before joining the ride to get the most enjoyment from your experience.

Weight restriction: 95kg

What is included: We provide helmets, boots, drizabones and lunch for the day (we just need to know of any dietary requirements)

What to bring: Warm jacket, long pants, camera, water bottle (at least 1L) and wet weather gear. For anyone who experiences medical conditions ie. Asthma, please be prepared with your own medication.

Cost: $340 per person (lunch included) full payment is required 2 weeks prior to the ride.

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Dec
21
to Jan 26

Tolmie school holiday daily rides

During the Christmas school holidays we will be offering daily 1 and 2 hour trail rides. These rides are a great way to introduce the family to an authentic mountain bush horse ride, or for more experienced riders, we can cater for a faster pace ride.

Where: we are located on Bunstons Rd, Tolmie (25 minutes from Mansfield)

Cost: 1hr ride is $80pp and a 2hr ride is $110pp. Cash payment to be made on the day.

Conditions: We require a minimum of 3 riders to operate the horse ride. Weight restriction of 95kg. Minimum 12 years of age for beginner riders.

Please contact us for more information and bookings.

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Jan
6
to Jan 8

3 day Craig's Hut and High Country ride- 2 saddles available

Ride the High Country through Wild Flowers and past old mountain huts. Take in the magnificent view from the top of Mt Stirling and visit the famous Craig's Hut from The Man from Snowy River films. Camp out under the star filled night and enjoy a camp cooked dinner around the fire.

$1,020 per person. To confirm your ride we ask for a $300pp deposit with full payment 6 weeks prior to the ride.

Catering for all riding abilities. Weight restriction of 95kg.

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Jan
13
to Jan 20

8 day Wonnangatta Station back country ride

2019-20 Feature ride

This ride takes in the Howqua River, The Bluff, King Billy, Mt Magdala, Howitt High Plains and the Wonnangatta Valley for 2 nights. The Wonnangatta Valley is a remote and rugged part of the Alpine National Park. The scenery is spectacular, and the wildflowers are in an abundance. Wonnangatta Station was originally founded by a gold prospector passing through the area and later became a cattle grazing lease which was held by the Bryce family in the 1800s and was the site of an unsolved murder mystery, it is said to be Victoria’s most isolated homestead.

Please contact Globe Trotting for more information www.globetrotting.com.au

Cost $4,000pp for 8 days 7 nights

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Jan
29
to Jan 31

3 Day Craig's Hut and the High Country- 4 saddles available

 Join us for 3 days riding some of Australia’s most spectacular mountain country. Ride though snowgum lined trails, over the spectacular Mt Stirling and through the pristine Delatite River. This trek also includes visiting Craig's Hut, made famous by The Man from Snowy River films

Ride one of sturdy Mountain bush horses and enjoy our well renowned bush cooking.

$1,020 per person. To confirm your ride we ask for a $300 per person deposit and full payment 6 weeks prior to the ride.

catering for all riding abilities. Weight restriction of 95kg.

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Feb
21
to Feb 23

2 day 2 night Howqua River and Cattlemen's Homestead ride- 10 saddles available

The Howqua River is an iconic High Country river which is fed by the surrounding mountain ranges. Follow the footprints of generations of mountain cattlemen and horsemen who have ridden through this spectacular river system. We stay 2 nights at one of the quaint cattlemen’s homesteads set amongst the rolling hills, here we have warm cosy beds, flushing toilets and hot showers for the 2 nights.

$680 per person. To confirm your ride we ask for a $300pp deposit with full payment 6 weeks prior to the ride.

Catering for novice to advanced horse riders. Weight restriction 95kg.

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Feb
26
to Feb 28

3 day Craig's Hut and High Country ride- 11 saddles available

Ride the High Country through Wild Flowers and past old mountain huts. Take in the magnificent view from the top of Mt Stirling and visit the famous Craig's Hut from The Man from Snowy River films. Camp out under the star filled night and enjoy a camp cooked dinner around the fire.

$1,020 per person. To confirm your ride we ask for a $300pp deposit with full payment 6 weeks prior to the ride.

Catering for all riding abilities. Weight restriction of 95kg.

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Mar
17
to Mar 20

4 day Craig's Hut and the High Country- 2 saddles available

Our 4 day Horse trek in December takes into the Heart of the High Country, both mountains and the crystal clear trout filled river streams.  Ride over Mt Stirling to Craig's Hut (Made famous by The Man from Snowy River films) and adventure down into the King valley and onto the King River before travelling over Mt No. 3 that looks back into the Mansfield Valley. You will see some spectacular High Country views as you ride one of our sturdy, mountain horses.

$1,360 per person. To confirm your saddle we ask for a $300per person deposit and full payment 6 weeks prior to the ride.

Catering for novice to advanced horse riders. Weight restriction 95kg.

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Mar
25
to Mar 27

3 day Craig's Hut and the High Country-10 saddles available

Ride the High Country through Wild Flowers and past old mountain huts. Take in the magnificent view from the top of Mt Stirling and visit the famous Craig's Hut from The Man from Snowy River films. Camp out under the star filled night and enjoy a camp cooked dinner around the fire.

$1,020 per person. To confirm your ride we ask for a $300pp deposit with full payment 6 weeks prior to the ride.

Catering for all riding abilities. Weight restriction of 95kg.

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Mar
31
to Apr 1

2 day Craig's Hut and High Country ride- fully booked

Spend 2 days riding the High Country through Wild Flowers and past old mountain huts. Take in the magnificent view from the top of Mt Stirling and visit the famous Craig's Hut from The Man from Snowy River films. Camp out ,for the night under the star filled night and enjoy a camp cooked dinner around the fire.

$680 per person. To confirm your ride we ask for a $300pp deposit with full payment 6 weeks prior to the ride.

Catering for all riding abilities. Weight restriction of 95kg.

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Apr
1
to Apr 4

4 Day Craig's Hut and High Country ride- 2 saddles now available!

Join us in the mountains and ride the High Country over Mt Stirling, through wild flowers and snow gums. Visit iconic landmarks such and Craig's Hut and spend a night on the banks of a mountain river. 

$1,300pp. To confirm your ride we ask for a $200pp deposit and full payment 6 weeks prior to the ride. 

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Mar
30
9:00 AM09:00

Full day ride to Craig's Hut

Our full day Craig’s Hut ride will take you over the spectacular Mt Stirling, riding through Snow Gums and soft mountain trails. We stop for lunch at the iconic Craig’s Hut before riding back via Salt Lick Hut and King Saddle.

Approx 6hrs in the saddle

Dificulty of ride: This is a mountain ride, therefore some tracks have a degree of dificulty and some riding experience is recommended.

Min age: 12yrs of age for beginner riders

Cost: $325pp and this includes lunch.

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Mar
22
to Mar 24

3 day 2 night Craig's Hut and High Country ride- fully booked

Head for the High Country for a mountain adventure. This horseback ride takes in the spectacular Mt Stirling with distant mountain views. Ride to Craig's Hut, Mt no.3 and Razorback. It also takes in the spectacular river country.

$975 per person. To confirm your ride we ask for a $200pp deposit with full payment 6 weeks prior to the ride.

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Mar
14
to Mar 17

4 Day Craig's Hut and High Country ride- fully booked

Join us for 4 days riding the spectacular mountain country made famous by The Man from Snowy River films including Craig's Hut, Mt Stirling, the King River, Mt No.3 and Razorback. Ride amongst the snow gums and wildflowers and camp beneath the stars whilst enjoying good old fashion hospitality and gourmet bush style meals.

$1,300 per person. To confirm your ride we ask for a $200pp deposit with full payment 6 weeks prior to the ride.

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Mar
2
to Mar 8

7 Day Craig's Hut and High Country beyond ride- Fully booked

Our 7 day 6 night High Country ride will follow in the foot steps of The Man from Snowy River films including Craig's Hut and Mt Stirling, The Howqua River country, Lovicks Hut and The Bluff.

Ride through this amazing scenery on your sturdy, smart mountain horse and camp out under a blanket of stars.

$2,660 per person. For bookings for this trek please speak with Kate from Globe Trotting 0438851981 info@globetrotting.com.au

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Jan
5
to Jan 12

6 day Bogong High Plains Ride- Brumby Country! fully booked

The Bogong High Plains are known for its breathtaking views, open plains, private valley's and the amazing wildflowers and snow gums that scatter the landscape.

Visit old Cattlemen's Huts and ride past wild brumbies and spend the star filled nights around the campfire amongst the snow gums.  

This ride includes accommodation the night before and after the ride (6th and 12th January) 

Talk to Kate from Globe Trotting for information and bookings. $2,600pp info@globetrotting.com.au  Kate: 043 885 1981

 

 

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Dec
3
to Dec 6

4 day 3 night Craig's Hut and High Country ride- fully booked

Join us for 4 days riding the spectacular mountain country made famous by The Man from Snowy River films including Craig's Hut, Mt Stirling, the King River, Mt no.3 and Razorback. Ride amongst the snow Gums and Wildflowers and camp beneath the stars whilst enjoying good old fashion hospitality and gourmet bush style meals.

Cost: $1,300 per person. To confirm your ride we ask for a $200pp deposit with full payment 6 weeks prior to the ride.

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Nov
19
to Nov 25

High Country Horsemanship and stock work ride- fully booked

6 day 6 night High Country horsemanship and stock work ride.

On arrival you will drive through the gates passing the old Cattle yards and past the horses into Stock Yard creek homestead. Here you will be staying for 3 nights in the quaint and cosy accommodation. for the next 2 days you will have local high country horsemen Daryl Crowe working with you and your horses. Daryl has been conducting horsemanship clinics for over 20 years traveling to anywhere there has been a group of people wanting to further their knowledge, skills and capabilities with their horsemanship in general “Horsemanship to me is anything that involves a person either around or on their horse, looking like they have some sort of mutual agreement or understanding as opposed to it looking like a wrestling match“. Daryl will be on hand both in a clinic style environment and also out on the trail and during our stock work.

on the 3rd day of riding we pack up, ride up the Howqua River stopping at Ritchies Hut for lunch, a remote hut on the riverbank before arriving into Pikes Flat to camp the night. On our 4th 5th and 6th day you will be on the mountain tops around the spectacular Mt Stirling and visiting the iconic Craig's Hut before riding back down the Delatite River on the final day.

Cost: $2,600 per person. This horse adventure has a bit of everything- Spectacular riding, horsemanship and cattle work

Please contact Kate from Globe Trotting for bookings for this ride.0438 851 981 info@globetrotting.com.au

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Apr
1
to Sep 2

The Kimberley, Western Australia

From April to September each year Hidden Trails by Horseback and their team head to the remote Kimberley region of Western Australia and run horseback tours from El Questro Station.

During their Kimberley season email is their best form of communication info@hiddentrails.com.au

See you in the saddle! 

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Feb
18
to Feb 23

6 Day Craig's Hut and beyond High Country ride- fully booked

Our 6 day 5 night High Country ride will follow the foot steps of The Man from Snowy River films including Craig's Hut and Mt Stirling, The Howqua River country and Lovicks Hut and The Bluff.

Ride this amazing scenery on your sturdy, smart mountain horse and camp out under a blanket of stars.

$2,100 per person. For bookings for this trek please speak with Kate from Globe Trotting 0438851981 info@globetrotting.com.au

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Dec
10
to Dec 15

6 day Craig's Hut and the High Country beyond ride-fully booked

Our 6 day 5 night High Country ride will follow the foot steps of The Man from Snowy River films including Craig's Hut and Mt Stirling, The Howqua River country and Lovicks Hut and The Bluff.

Ride this amazing scenery on your sturdy, smart mountain horse and camp out under a blanket of stars.

$2,100 per person. For bookings for this trek please speak with Kate from Globe Trotting 0438851981 info@globetrotting.com.au

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Nov
4
to Nov 6

3 day Howqua River and Cattlemen's Hut Ride- fully booked

As the snow melts the Howqua River comes to life. Spend 3 days riding amongst the Howqua Hills and stay 2 nights at Stockyard Creek Homestead, the Stoney families property, the Stoney family were pioneers of the area and mountain cattlemen.

Visit Fry's Hut, Gardeners Hut and meander through the hills crossing the Howqua River. A beautiful spring ride.

The accommodation is rustic but very comfortable. Hot showers, running water and enjoy a red wine next to the cosy fireplace in the old Homestead.

$900 per person. To confirm your ride we ask for a $200pp deposit with full payment 1 month prior to the ride.

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Dec
11
to Dec 16

6 Day Craig's Hut and High Country beyond ride- fully booked

Kate from Globe Trotting will be helping with the bookings on this 6 day High Country trek. kate@globetrotting.com.au 0438 851 981

 Head off into the High Country amongst the snow gums and wildflowers enjoying the spectacular mountain and valley views and swimming in trout filled rivers. Enjoy distant mountain views of the Bluff and Mt Cobbler. Get a chance to ride over Mt Stirling and visit Craig's Hut, made famous by The Man from Snowy River films.

$2,100per person

Distant views to The Bluff from Mt Stirling

Distant views to The Bluff from Mt Stirling

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Nov
12
to Nov 17

Annual Heritage Cattle Drive and High Country Ride -fully booked

Kate from Globe Trotting is going to be helping with bookings for our annual Cattle Drive. Kate is a knowledgeable person who will help with all the information you need to know for your adventure! kate@globetrotting.com.au 0438 851 981

Join the adventure and help drive cattle to the base of the High Country to prepare them for the summer in the mountains. Ride through the magnificent sub alpine areas of the Mansfield Valley and the Howqua Hills. Cross the beautiful Howqua River numerous times and camp out at some of the unique private huts scattered in the hills. This area is set amongst the foothills of the Great Dividing Range; it was made famous by 'The Man from Snowy River' films. Throughout the cattle drive you will learn the ways of working and reading cattle, each night there will be a camp fire and some entertainment and enjoy Hidden Trails well renowned Bush Cooking. After the drive we head for the tops! Visiting iconic Craig’s Hut and riding over Mt Stirling and spending the last night at Razorback Hut. Accommodation will be supplied the Night before the trip.

$2,100pp price includes accommodation the night before the trip.

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Mar
25
to Mar 28

4 day Easter High Country ride- 2 saddles left

Escape for the Easter weekend and head for the Mountains and Rivers. Our 4 day Easter ride will take in the mountain areas around Mt Stirling including the iconic Craig's Hut. Ride amongst the snow gums and wild flowers and swim in the trout filled King River.

Camp under the stars and enjoy a camp fire dinner each night.

$1,040pp

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Oct
31
to Nov 1

Spring Howqua River ride! Some adventure in the Bush- fully booked

A fantastic way to enjoy the company of Friends or family with a good bush and river ride. Stay in cabin accommodation and sit by a big warm fire with a drink in hand.

The ride will take you along the magical Howqua River that is flowing at it best as the snow capped mountains begin to melt.

This ride can cater for all riding levels. For those more experienced horse riders, there is plenty of opportunity to have a good bush canter! For the less adventurous, a nice stroll through the rivers and hills.

$520pp

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Feb
28
9:00 AM09:00

Full Day Ride to Craig's Hut- Full

Take to the mountains and ride the Victorian High Country including Mt Stirling and Craig's Hut! Enjoy a billy tea and lunch at the famous Man from Snowy River's Craig's Hut.

The ride begins and finishes at Telephone Box Junction, Mt Stirling.

Cost $260 per person (Min 2 people)

This ride is Full

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