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Some of our latest reviews on TripAdvisor

Cassidy Mills, Cape Town, South Africa, 04 September 2018 This activity was a birthday surprise for my fiance and he absolutely raved about it after! What an amazing experience and so much fun! We got to see a whale playing in the water where they mate while on our horses and a beautiful sunset picnic thereafter

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Winter… what Winter?

June & July have come and gone, along with the Winter solstice, and our short days starting to noticeably lengthen again. They’ve been lovely months in terms of weather, and we’ve had many fabulous trails, including swims in the ocean with the horses, and even a few swims without our equines! With Kos away for

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Bucket List Stuff

Apart from a little rain (used usefully to pick up litter along the trail), we are still having great trail days on the beach. Our popular Premium Beach Trail takes around two hours and is suitable for all ages and for riders with all levels of experience.  Embark on a relaxing ride from the farm, through dune

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July Holiday Trails

July holidays are here, and the Overstrand is looking lush and gorgeous after the marvellous rainfall. An absolutely awesome time to enjoy the pristine beauty of our area from horseback, from the array of flowering proteas and other fynbos to the deep blue Atlantic with a chance of spotting a Southern Right Whale breaching. 

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Mid Winter Trails

Mid Winter in the Overberg and still wonderful weather to ride in. Some of our latest reviews on tripadvisor, Google Maps and Facebook below: Rasmustkknudsen Nottingham, United Kingdom, 19 June 2018 Wonderful, personal and memorable We booked the beach horse riding experience with Sarah on the same day and she excellently accommodated us. Starting on

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May… a month of surprises

Well! May has proven to be a surprising month in the Cape! As the days have shortened and the nights cooled, (our 6am awakening and school-run now completely in the dark), I expected cold, wet weather to set in. To the contrary! We’ve enjoyed gorgeous mild days, warmer ocean temperatures, and apart from one particularly

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The Ultimate Bucket List Tick

Gansbaai & Pearly Beach Horse Trails invite you on a memorable horseback adventure that will take you through a dune forest and across the pristine white sandy beaches of one of the most tranquil stretches of the Cape Whale Coastline. The ULTIMATE bucket list tick! See our video here.

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Sundowner & Full Moon Beach Trail

One for the bucket list, If you were wondering what to do during the long weekend, join us for a memorable Sundowner & Full Moon rise Beach Trail. After a memorable horseback trail through dune forest to the beach, watch the sun set over the Atlantic and the Full Moon rise (Saturday 28th & Sunday

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Autumn Trails – Shortening Days and Cooler Weather

After lovely mild weather over the Easter weekend, I am becoming aware of the change in season. So different from the abrupt change from Summer to Winter that we are accustomed to up North in Limpopo, we are experiencing each season here very distinctly. Northwester bringing in rain, and some interesting finds on the seashore,

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Riding horses in the sea at Pearly Beach

Easter Weekend Beach Trails

Back to back rides every day over the Easter Weekend with some fantastic people kept us busy. Had gorgeous weather, some misty mornings and stunning champagne sunsets, gentle meanders, to canters and breathless gallops on an endless beach, coupled with swims in a surprisingly warm Atlantic were enjoyed by all who joined us. Real bucket

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