horse-back riding in Oudtshoorn

When presented with the opportunity to ride a horse through rolling hills, one must take it.

It was yet another beautiful day in Oudtshoorn and I had the pleasure of riding an enthusiastic mare on a guided ride through the rolling hills of the Karoo with the Swartberg Mountains in the west.

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Savannah was eager and totally in her element, taking me past pastures of sheep, cattle and even ostrich without even batting an eye. A pig crossed the road in front of us and where the horses I know back home would have shied or deked, she hardly seemed to notice.

The guide and owner of the company was a kind young lady who reminded me of a friend back home. It was fun to share a little “horse talk” before falling into the solace of the quiet ride, with a few spurts of trot and canter up into the hills for a little fun.

Search Kango Horse Riding on Facebook for more. (Sorry, the hyperlinks aren’t working properly).

It doesn’t matter where in the world I might be, the view between a horse’s ears is always my favourite…

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4 responses to “horse-back riding in Oudtshoorn

  1. I have a friend who would agree with ” your favorite view “!
    Bike — horse— feet-// wow , keep travelling
    Sheri
    Much love , Norah

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