Rideaway Victoria: Expedition High Country

Australia

RAUHVC

6 days, 5 nights

All levels

from $2,250 AUD

Australia     RAUHVC

6 days, 5 nights     All levels

from $2,250 AUD

Visit Australia's spectacular High Country in the Snowy Mountains. Ride mountain-bred horses across the best of the high country - see mountain tops, wild rivers, historic huts and secluded camps.

This expedition will inspire you and refresh you, a mountain of experiences jammed into four days

 

About The Ride

Ride across Pretty Valley and the sweet pastures of the Bogong brumbies. Canter to the top of Mount Fainter with spectacular views of Mount Feathertop across the deep cut of the West Kiewa river and on to camp at Bogong Jack’s hideout.

The expedition descends back into the the Kiewa Valley via Big Hill Cattle Track to the comforts of Spring Spur swapping your swag for a luxurious bed and delicious home cooked dinner!

Optional: transfers available to and from Albury NSW.

Ready To Ride Snowy Mountains High Country Horse Riding Tour

Typical Itinerary

Day 1

Arrive at Spring Spur homestead afternoon/evening Evening Supper - Spring Spur Accommodation

Day 2

Pre ride information, horsemanship basics in the yards at BHA and packing check. Ride through the West Kiewa gorge via Dungey’s Track to camp on the second crossing flats.
B L D - Camping

Day 3

Climb up to the High Plains via Blair’s Hut, Weston Spur, Tawonga Huts and on to camp at Little Plain.

Day 4

Climb Mount Fainter for some spectacular views of nearby Mount Feathertop and the distant ridges and valleys of North East Victoria, then drop down into the tree line for a special night camping at Bogong Jack’s hideout, on the North Fainter Spur.
B L D - Camping

Day 5

Return to Spring Spur via the Big Hill Cattle Track.
B L D - Spring Spur Accommodation

Day 6

Mid morning checkout.