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General Information

  • Booking is essential.
  • Children age 7 years and older are allowed to ride on their own horses.
  • Children younger than 7 years are allowed to ride with their parents on their horse.
  • Our weight limit is 110 kg.
  • A Minimum of 2 and a Maximum of 10 riders are allowed per group, going out on a ride with the head guide.
  • Cape Riding Horse Trails reserves the right to judge a rider's competence and ability.
  • A rider, who in the sole opinion of the guide, is unable to control their horse or who poses a threat to themselves, their horse, or another rider in the group, will be dismounted.
  • For your own safety, please be totally honest with us about your riding experience.

Riding Abilities

  • A BEGINNER rider has limited experience, is unable to post to the trot and does not canter.
  • A NOVICE rider is capable of mounting and dismounting unassisted, capable of applying basic aids, comfortable and in control at the walk, moderate length posting trots and short canters.
  • An INTERMEDIATE rider has a firm seat, is confident and in control at all paces (including posting trots, canters and gallops), but does not ride regularly.
  • A STRONG INTERMEDIATE rider is all of the above and is currently riding regularly and is comfortable in the saddle for long hours.
  • An ADVANCED rider is all of the above, plus has an independent seat, soft hands and is capable of handling a spirited horse in open country.

View our Events Page for Special Events and Programs on offer!

Daily Rides

Short ride: 30-35 minutes @ R80-00 pp (weekends R100-00 pp)
Long ride: 1 hour @ R120-00 pp (weekends R160-00 pp)
Sundowner rides: +/- 1 hour @ R250-00 pp (drinks + snacks included)
Picnic rides: R900-00 per couple (all included)

Riding times

  • Tuesdays to Sundays
    Winter Season: April - August
    09h00; 11h00; 14h00 and 16h00
    Sundowner / Picnic rides: 17h30

  • Tuesdays to Sundays
    Summer Season: September - March
    09h00; 11h00; 15h00 and 17h00
    Sundowner / Picnic rides: 17h30

  • Riding Lessons

    Available every Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday. Contact us for more information and packages available.

    Sundowner & Picnic Rides

    Romantic rides for special occasions. Picnic rides available during day times as well. Contact us for more information.

    Carriage

    Horse Carriage available for Weddings and Matric Farewells held at the Voortrekker Monument. Call us for more information.

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