Articles Tagged 'Riding Vacation'

Ranch Vacation Packing List- Printer Friendly

Travel Tips — March 10, 2014
Don't forget these items for your dude ranch vacation. Click here to download a pdf for a more condensed, printer-friendly version of the dude ranch packing list. by Darley Newman After taking ranch vacations in Alberta, Hawaii, Arizona, California, Wyoming, Colorado and beyond, I've become an expert on what to… Read more »

Horse Riding Through Time in Cappadocia

Darley's Travel Blog — January 16, 2013
Journey back in time on horseback through Cappadocia on a village to village horse trek with the locals. by Darley Newman In ancient times the name Cappadocia meant “the land of beautiful horses” and the finest horses were raised in this part of Central Turkey. As part of my job… Read more »

Meet Your Host- Tsylos Park Lodge

Meet Your Host — January 3, 2013
Learn about Tsylos Park Lodge from owner Karen McLean, who grew up at this Canadian wilderness lodge on Chilko Lake in British Columbia. Canadian Bud McLean and his American wife Corinne dreamed of having a fishing and hunting lodge for themselves and future generations of their family. Committed to conservation… Read more »

Equitrekking and Hondoo’s Dream Riding Vacation in Washington International Horse Show Auction

Darley's Travel Blog — October 8, 2012
Equitrekking is excited to team up with Utah outfitter Pat Kearney of Hondoo Rivers & Trails to donate a dream riding vacation to the Washington International Horse Show's (WIHS) Silent Auction. A lucky WIHS attendee will get to explore Utah’s Canyonlands with Pat, who’s been leading riders into Utah’s great… Read more »

Equitrekking Reveals Top 20 Dude Ranches

Dude Ranch Blog — October 6, 2012
Check out our top 20 North American dude ranch picks on a brand new website and ranch vacation resource Top20Ranches.com The top dude ranches include geographically diverse picks from Arizona, New Mexico, Colorado, Mexico, Montana, Texas, Georgia, Wyoming and Idaho. After spending the last six years traveling the world searching… Read more »

Meet Your Host- Dartmoor Riding Holidays

Meet Your Host — September 3, 2012
Cowboys in the UK? Yes, sir! Phil Heard is a beef and sheep farmer and a British cowboy, who drives cattle though England's wild moors in "War Horse" country and invites guests to come with him for the ride with Dartmoor Riding Holidays. Phil Heard's working farm, Meldon, is located… Read more »

Provence Inn to Inn Riding Vacation Photos

Equestrian Travel Articles — June 22, 2012
Traveler photos from the France Inn to Inn Riding Holiday through Provence’s Perched Villages A horse riding traveler named Terra recently returned from EquitrekkingTravel.com's Inn to Inn ride in Provence and was nice enough to share her first-hand photos. From colorful markets to typical stone villages, and fields of wildflowers, this trip has… Read more »

10 Great Places to Horse Ride- #1 Ireland

Darley's Travel Blog — April 10, 2012
Ireland tops our list as a great place to horse ride. The below video showcases the Ring of Kerry, a beautiful destination combining mountains and beaches. by Darley Newman While most people experience the Ring of Kerry by vehicle, the best way to take in the beauty of this area… Read more »

10 Great Places to Horse Ride- #2 Costa Rica

Darley's Travel Blog — April 9, 2012
Horse riding at the base of Arenal Volcano in Costa Rica is a once in a lifetime riding adventure. by Darley Newman Located in Costa Rica’s fertile northern lowlands, Arenal Volcano was spewing lava, boulders and a lot of smoke when we filmed here for the Equitrekking Costa Rica episode.… Read more »

10 Great Places to Horse Ride- #9 Canadian Rockies

Darley's Travel Blog — March 29, 2012
The Canadian Rockies are some of the most stunning mountains for horse riding and rank at #9 in our countdown. Watch this video from Banff and Kananaskis. by Darley Newman Alberta is the Western Canadian province that encompasses the timeless tradition of cowboys, cattle and making a living from the… Read more »