Darley Newman is the three-time Daytime Emmy-nominated host and producer of the internationally broadcast Equitrekking television series. Darley shares stories of traveling to destinations as close to home as Virginia and as far-flung as Botswana—horse riding, hiking, biking, dog-sledding and having active, equestrian adventures with local people.


Equine Affaire Ohio Success

April 13, 2010
Thank you to everyone who came to see me speak at Ohio Equine Affaire. What a great crowd! I really enjoyed meeting all of you and sharing tips on where to travel and ride. My "Top 10 Places to Ride Before You Die" on Friday was a lot of fun.… Read more »

Explore Medieval Carlingford, Ireland Video

March 25, 2010
Travel to a hidden gem, the medieval town of Carlingford on the Cooley Peninsula with Emmy winning Equitrekking. Join host Darley Newman to explore the castles and ambience of this town, which Equitrekking Travel participants ride horses to on the two day trek that is part of the Ravensdale Equestrian… Read more »

March for Mustangs, Washington, DC

March 24, 2010
I spent the day covering the March for Mustangs in Lafayette Park across from the White House in Washington, DC. I actually helped film the event for a friend who is covering the issue. It was a good chance to learn more about what's going on with the Wild Mustangs in America's… Read more »

Costa Rica- Cabalgata Behind the Scenes

February 25, 2010
As an elderly woman whizzed by me, galloping at an alarming pace in her black dress pants and high-heeled patent leather shoes, I gripped by reins and giggled. She was delicately balancing a purse on her forearm, not exactly riding attire. My horse Perla, the perfect “bomb proof” mount, was… Read more »

Snowmobiling in Iceland Behind the Scenes Video

February 25, 2010
Go behind the scenes with the Equitrekking crew snowmobiling on a glacier in Iceland  by Darley Newman Darley Newman is the host of the Emmy Award-winning Public Television series Equitrekking®, which takes viewers on horseback riding vacations around the world. Equitrekking is broadcast on PBS stations and on international networks… Read more »

Scotland- Highland Pony Breed Video

February 25, 2010
Pony Trek at Blair Castle in Scotland on Highland Ponies in this Equitrekking video clip.   Video Transcript DARLEY: (VO) We’re riding in Scotland’s Highlands, where purple heather forms a blanket beneath our horse’s hooves, giving the ground its beautiful color, but also covering the sometimes boggy footing below. VICKI:… Read more »

Driving Scenic Highway 12 Utah Video

February 25, 2010
Drive one of America's Great Scenic Highways-  Highway 12 in Utah's Canyonlands by Darley Newman You might want to budget some extra time into your trip to Utah to enjoy a scenic drive. Utah’s a big state with a lot to see. We’re on scenic Highway 12, which is one… Read more »

Equitrekking Travel Video

February 25, 2010
Learn about Equitrekking Travel, which features horse riding adventures for all skill levels and interests and vacations that can include your non-horsey companion. EquitrekkingTravel.com features exceptional equestrian vacations the Emmy winning Equitrekking team has experienced as theyve traveled to film the Equitrekking TV show on PBS. Equitrekking Travels featured vacations… Read more »

Alaska Whitewater Rafting Travel Video

February 25, 2010
Go whitewater rafting on the Nenana River in Denali, Alaska in this Equitrekking travel video clip.  by Darley Newman Transcript below Video Transcript DARLEY: (VO) We’re whitewater rafting on the Nenana River, which rests along the border of Denali National Park. We get outfitted in dry suits before our team… Read more »

Alaska Seward Highway Scenic Drive Video

February 25, 2010
Drive along Alaska's Seward Highway view glaciers, mountains, dense evergreen forests, dall sheep, summer flowers and more. by Darley Newman Transcript Below   Video Transcript Darley Newman, Host & Producer: To get to Denali, I’m taking a great American drive. I’m driving the Seward Highway, which has been called one… Read more »