Patagonia, Wednesday, November 26, 2014
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Horseback Excursions

Horseback ExcursionsThose who wish to experiment something new may choose a horseback ride over mountains, amidst forests, along beaches or across streams with the whole family enjoying beautiful moments.
It is ideal to go on these excursions guided by the local experts and on docile Creole horses.
If you are going on a short excursion, it is not necessary that you can ride. A quick theoretical chat with the guide will be enough for you to get used to the reins. Excursions of one or more days are advisable for experienced riders to avoid extreme tiredness at the end of the day. When hiring this kind of tours, it is a good idea to verify the quality of the riding harnesses. It is better to use saddles and long stirrups to climb slopes, whereas if you are going to ride along the plain, simple saddle and trappings will help enjoy the expedition without any difficulty. Horseback excursions do not present considerable degrees of difficulty, or restrictions of gender, age or physical fitness. You just have to feel like beholding the landscape in a different fashion.

  A Horseback Ride to Coa-Có   Argentina  Villa Traful - Neuquén
A Horseback Ride to Coa-Có
A horseback ride to the Coa-Có cascade allowed us to visit this place and climb the mountain without much effort. This excursion gave us the illusion to feel like experienced...
A Horseback Ride to Coa-Có
  Adventure Sports Tours   Chile  Puerto Octay - X Región
Adventure Sports Tours
Nature has granted Puerto Octay and its surroundings the possibility to take maximum advantage of trails, viewpoints and water activities year round.
Adventure Sports Tours
  At Leisurely Pace   Chile  Coyhaique - XI Región
At Leisurely Pace
We discovered the fantastic surroundings of Aysén and Coyhaique in a horseback ride around the leafy banks of the Simpson River.
At Leisurely Pace
  At a Gallop from <i>Estancia</i> La Petrona   Argentina  Esquel - Chubut
At a Gallop from Estancia La Petrona
Galloping around Valle Chico allows visitors to experience a gorgeous place and the extraordinary local nature.
At a Gallop from Estancia La Petrona
  At a Gallop in Southern Lands   Chile  P. Natales / Torres del Paine - XII Región
At a Gallop in Southern Lands
On horseback, we visited one of the most emblematic cattle ranches in Puerto Natales. Amidst cliffs and little pampas, the scenery led us to the well-known Mylodon Cave.
At a Gallop in Southern Lands
  Belvedere Hill and Incayal Cascade   Argentina  Villa La Angostura - Neuquén
Belvedere Hill and Incayal Cascade
We rode with “Tero” Bogani along the ancient paths he rediscovered to join two nooks you cannot miss in Villa La Angostura: the Belvedere vantage point and the Inacayal Waterfall.
Belvedere Hill and Incayal Cascade
  Beyond the Horizon   Chile  Punta Arenas - XII Región
Beyond the Horizon
An unusual morning and the desire to ride a horse took me to Mount Fenton. I visited the city winter park and appreciated the endless horizon from the heights.
Beyond the Horizon
  From the Sea to the Mountains   Chile  Puerto Varas - X Región
From the Sea to the Mountains
The incredible scenario of Cochamó gets deep into the mountain range. We rode along its paths: the same paths used by jesuits and colonists to cross the Andes.
From the Sea to the Mountains
  Horse Riding in Patagonia   Argentina  El Calafate - Santa Cruz
Horse Riding in Patagonia
We discovered the secrets of the most wonderful scenes in Patagonia riding on horseback.
Horse Riding in Patagonia
  Horse-riding with Santa Patagonia   Argentina  El Calafate - Santa Cruz
Horse-riding with Santa Patagonia
A unique experience that lets us become true riders and enjoy dreamed-of scenes as if we were part of a western. A real jewel…
Horse-riding with Santa Patagonia
  Horseback Excursion to Mount Bayo   Argentina  Villa La Angostura - Neuquén
Horseback Excursion to Mount Bayo
Just a few kilometers from downtown, we had the chance of going horseback riding around the Mount Bayo ski resort and enjoyed breathtaking landscapes.
Horseback Excursion to Mount Bayo
  Horseback Ride along the Azul River   Argentina  El Bolsón - Río Negro
Horseback Ride along the Azul River
The Azul River (“Blue River”) runs surrounded by a giant rocky wall. As we climbed up the mountain on horseback in search of a murmuring sound, we admired a stunning landscape.
Horseback Ride along the Azul River
  Horseback Rides at Campanario Hill   Argentina  San Carlos de Bariloche - Río Negro
Horseback Rides at Campanario Hill
A local is in charge of guiding one of the most interesting tours in the area. It includes a winding mountain trail that shows off wonderful natural sceneries.
Horseback Rides at Campanario Hill
  Horseback Riding on Mount Pumol   Chile  Futrono - X Región
Horseback Riding on Mount Pumol
We went on a horseback ride around Futrono and its surrounding areas: an entertaining and ideal tour to enjoy with the family. The panoramic view was breathtaking.
Horseback Riding on Mount Pumol
  Horses and More at Mount Frías   Argentina  El Calafate - Santa Cruz
Horses and More at Mount Frías
At estancia Alice, visitors may enjoy a wide range of activities, from horseback riding and hiking to Tyrolean crossing and bicycle rides. In our case, we chose the horses.
Horses and More at Mount Frías
  Mountain Contour   Argentina  El Bolsón - Río Negro
Mountain Contour
Riding across the Azul River Valley on horseback unveils a scene that combines wilderness and delicate views at the same time. An easy way to get immersed in this geographical...
Mountain Contour
  On Horseback around Trevelin   Argentina  Trevelin - Chubut
On Horseback around Trevelin
This is one of the most interesting ways to visit the city and its surroundings: on horseback, just like in the old days...
On Horseback around Trevelin
  Rural Tours in General Roca   Argentina  General Roca - Río Negro
Rural Tours in General Roca
In General Roca you can travel 8 km. along rural roads in comfortable restored carts drawn by horses that will take you to the past...
Rural Tours in General Roca
  Sunset on the Hill   Argentina  Aluminé - Neuquén
Sunset on the Hill
A tour on horseback across the fields that lie near the town in order to behold the wild sceneries of Aluminé from one of the best vantage points.
Sunset on the Hill
  The Beauty of the Carrera   Chile  Chile Chico / Lago G. Carrera - XI Región
The Beauty of the Carrera
The tour around Lake General Carrera keeps incredible sceneries, adventure activities and comfortable nooks where to spend a few days.
The Beauty of the Carrera
  The Park Surrounding Lake Puelo   Argentina  El Bolsón - Río Negro
The Park Surrounding Lake Puelo
Lago Puelo National Park is one of the most beautiful and unique reserves in Patagonia. Its aim is to protect the autochthonous endangered species. We highly recommend a visit...
The Park Surrounding Lake Puelo
  Touring around Alto Palena on horseback   Chile  Alto Palena - X Región
Touring around Alto Palena on horseback
Riding a horse is one of the most pleasant alternatives to enjoy contact with nature while touring around an area inaccessible for vehicles.
Touring around Alto Palena on horseback
  Trotting Around Lake Roca   Argentina  El Calafate - Santa Cruz
Trotting Around Lake Roca
A quiet horseback tour in the surroundings of Lake Roca enables visitors to see other attractive sceneries in Los Glaciares National Park.
Trotting Around Lake Roca
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