Central Drakensberg Horse trails
The Central Drakensberg offers dramtic horse
Central Drakensberg is famous for the Drakensberg
horse trails offered with these horse riding expeiences rated as top
in the country. The Central Drakensberg Region of the Drakensberg Mountains
presents splendid opportunities for both the experienced and the beginner
to ride this magnificent countryside on horseback and spend the day exploring
Almost all the resorts in the Central Drakensberg offer guided horse trails,
and several include overnight adventure rides for groups of five or more.
Horse trails through a game reserve brings you closer to game than you can
possibly achieve on foot. Imagine that incredible feeling as you move amongst
a large herd of giraffe or wander with a white rhino across open savannah.
Or simply view a large herd of impala against a backdrop of shimmering water
and mountain at Spioenkop Dam.
Horse Trails in the Central Drakensberg
- Antbear Horse Safaris offers very affordable horse trails
in the foothills of the Drakensberg with spectacular views of Giants Castle.
These horse trails are ideal for beginners and you could even get a horse
riding lesson before the ride.
- Berg Trails offers horse trails in the Kamberg
Valley on appaloosa mountain ponies. This horse riding experince is suited
better towards experienced riders as the rides are mostly 4 hours and
much of the trails are trotted and cantered.
Game Reserve (EKZN) offers Horse trails in
the Spioenkop Game reserve which include rhino, giraffs, zebra and wildebeest
that can be seen while horse riding.
- uShaka Horse
Drakensberg is situated at the foothills of the Cathkin, Champagne Castle
mountain range. On a 600 acres farm bordering Bell Park dam ushaka Horse
Trails offer unforgettable adventure trails on horse back.
- The Northern Horse provides an equine experience of
a lifetime in the Northern Drakensberg! Climb mountains, forge rivers and
race over plains atop hardy mountain horses and ponies and enjoy unspoilt
scenery in the foothills of this World Heritage Site.
One Hour Trails: Two grooms take groups of up to ten riders on trails around
the Montusi Estate. Trails vary from gentle plains to steeper valley trails to
suit all levels of confidence.
Central Drakensberg Accommodation that offer Horse Trails
Guest House - Indeed a special find. One of those places
you wished you would have stayed longer where the accommodation, view,
location, service and food are just perfect. This is the nearest private
accommodation option near to Giants Castle and also offers one of the
best deals available.
Luxury cave lodge Experience something different and stay
in the only fully catered luxury cave in the Drakensberg Mountains. And
the luxury cave comes with a few special romantic options like a jacuzzi
spa bath and fireplace both in the bedroom. Whats more it opens onto
a deck with hammock chairs and a panoramic view not often experienced.