Horseback ride in Esquel

The geography of Valle Chico at the entrance of Esquel offers an ideal environment to enjoy horseback riding. An option designed for all audiences in a privileged place.

Very close to Esquel, you can enjoy a simple ride that can vary in duration, from short rides to full-day ones. The city agencies organize excursions that run through vast valleys of rural tradition.

Riding through the steppe
In Esquel, horseback riding is an ideal option to explore the ecoregion of the Chico Valley and the slopes of the Nahuel Pan hill, fusion of the Patagonian steppe, valleys and hills.

The Los Alamos farm is one of the traditional operators that offer this excursion. While the horses are preparing to start the tour, the visitor can also have an approach to daily life in the rural steppe. As local guides, the hosts know the culture and history of this town in the Alerces region as the palm of their hand.

For this reason, the guided circuit is enriched with anecdotes, stories of pioneers and stories of customs. The green valley extends to the hills that mark the route line. The guides are located at the front and at the rear, and the group faces the quiet passage of the meek horses. The steppe shrubs, rosehip and native transition flora dominate. The small oases make up ˝ire, maitÚn and chacay galleries and some green grasses of grasses in the distance.

  • Horseback ride in Esquel

    Horseback ride in Esquel

  • An ideal environment to enjoy horseback riding

    An ideal environment to enjoy horseback riding

  • Riding through the steppe

    Riding through the steppe

  • Horseback ride in Esquel

    Horseback ride in Esquel

  • Horseback ride in Esquel

    Horseback ride in Esquel

The ride gains height in the hills and canyons until you reach a rest area to enjoy a round of mate or a snack, while the views of the Esquel Valley and the hills invite you to commune with the beauty of nature, silence , the fresh air and the tradition of riding a horse.

Returning to the farm, someone can be encouraged to jog smoothly and the experience takes another impulse full of emotions and feelings of freedom. After unscrewing the horses and giving them water and food, the ride extends into pleasant talks and stoves, fried cakes and another round of mate. Los Alamos hosts are country people, friendly and hospitable.
The most frequent circuit is designed to be done in two hours. Esquel rides are available year-round.

Miriam Coronel

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Useful Data

Tour Kind: Horseback ride

Duration: 2 hours

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