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Book - Walter Peak Horse Treks

Join Real Journeys for a relaxing and scenic horse trek through Walter Peak High Country Farm.

Cruise aboard the historic TSS Earnslaw to disembark at Walter Peak High Country Farm before meeting your horse and guide for a wonderful horseback experience.

This 45 minute trek takes you across beautiful rolling terraces to a lookout with spectacular views of Lake Wakatipu and the mountains. The riding is easy, picturesque and suitable for even first-time riders. 

After returning to the stables, enjoy a delicious morning or afternoon tea at the Colonel’s Homestead Restaurant. There’s also time to explore the glorious gardens and farmyard before heading back to Queenstown.


  • TSS Earnslaw steamship cruise
  • Walter Peak 45 minute Horse Trek
  • Morning or afternoon tea included (scones, cakes and slices freshly baked at the farm; tea/coffee/fruit juice)


Departs 10:00AM, 12 Noon & 2:00PM from Steamer Wharf, Queenstown.

DURATION: 3 hours and 30 minutes


  • non slip shoes
  • warm clothing/jacket
  • long trousers recommended
  • camera
  • sunscreen/sunglasses

SEASON: October - April


  • Safety helmets and wet weather clothing are provided
  • Suitable for riders of all abilities, including first-time riders
  • Minimum age for children is 7 years for Horse Trekking. 
  • Maximum weight 100KG
  • Maximum group size 6 people

Walter Peak Horse Treks [Summer Only: Oct - April]:
TSS Earnslaw Cruise + 45 Minute Horse Trek

  • Adult $149.00
  • Child age 7 - 14 years $89.00

Horse Trek, Gourmet BBQ Lunch & Farm Tour Combo [Oct - April]:
Combine your Horse Trek with the Walter Peak Gourmet BBQ Lunch and Farm Tour for the ultimate day out! Available at 10AM & 12 Noon

  • Adult $194.00
  • Child age 7 - 14 years $114.00

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