Horse Riding in the Scenic Rim
Horse Riding in the Scenic Rim offers an opportunity to marvel at the amazing landscape of the area from a different perspective. The natural beauty of the Scenic Rim is the perfect environment to enjoy a horse ride with peace and quiet and beautiful surrounds, running water and amazing landscapes. There are 2 opportunities for horse riding in the Scenic Rim not far from us and they are two very different experiences.
Horse Riding in the Scenic Rim : Gumnuts Farm
Gumnuts Farm is about 10 minutes drive from here at Wallaby Ridge and offers a gentle ride through the farmland and rural landscapes of Biddaddaba. (Bid-did-a-ba – an aboriginal word which refers to the Monach Butterfly that migrate to the area in breeding time). There are several options including a half day ride, full day ride or take advantage of the some of the rural activities including Whip Cracking and Boomerang throwing.
Horse Riding in the Scenic Rim : Tamborine Mountain Trail Rides
The other option is 15 minutes from here at Tamborine Mountain Trail Rides for Horse Riding in the Scenic Rim. In contrast, Tamborine Mountain Trail Rides offer a rainforest ride along the edge of Cedar Creek. Nervous beginners are catered for with a half hour ride to the Billabong and along the creek.
The beginners ride takes you into the rainforest of Thunderbird Parks 115 hectares. More experienced Riders may trot or canter at the discretion of the trail leader. Enjoy the hillier terrain and spot wildlife on the way.
The 1 ½ hour ride is a great Aussie Bush Experience where you experience views to the mountain tops as you explore more of the park including rugged bushland. Hire your riding boots or you can even take your own horse! See the terms and conditions on their website or make a booking for Horse Riding in the Scenic Rim.
Horse Riding in the Scenic Rim – Rathdowney and Lost World Valley
Horse Riding in the Scenic Rim can take you to two other farms in the area that offer visitors country rides: Cedar Glen Farmstay (1 hr) offers visitors the opportunity to saddle up and explore the wilderness of the Lost World Valley on a working cattle farm. Lilydale Farmstay also offers horseriding opportunities (1 hr).
This holiday go horse riding in the Scenic Rim and enjoy the hot spa afterwards at Wallaby Ridge and sleep like a baby after your exilerating experience and fresh country air.