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Horse Riding Trails In The Overberg | Agulhas Plains Trail


Explore the vast stretches of unspoiled beaches and the ever changing and colourful cape floral kingdoms mountains and valleys. This horse riding trail in the Overberg is untouched by man and allows you to explore at your own time. 

The route:

Swim with your horse, charge up and over dunes and along spectacular beaches. Spot whales and birds while in the saddle and enjoy the quiet scenery.

14 nights –  13 riding days

Day 1 – 4 hours –  Farm 215 to Bodhi Khaya

Day 2 – 5 hours – Bodhi Khaya to Stanford River Lodge

Day 3 –  5 hours – Stanford River Lodge to WitvoetKloof

Day 4 –  5 hours – Witvoetkloof to Klein Paradjis

Day 5 –  Klein Paradjis to Ratel Rivier in the Cape Agulhas National Park

Day 6 –  5 hours – Ratel River till Renosterkop in the Cape Agulhas National Park

Day 7 – 6 hours – Renosterkop past the southern most tip of Africa

Day 8 –  3 hours – Klipfontein to Vogelgezang

Day 9 – 4 hours – Vogelgezang to Soetendals Vallei

Day 10 – 5 hours – Soetendals Vallei to Bergplaas

Day 11 – 6 hours – Bergplaas to Wolvengat

Day 12 – Wolvengat to Tierfontein

Day 13 – Tierfontein to Farm 215

  • Riders are to be fit, healthy and comfortable with a trot and canter.
  • Riders must be prepared to spend long hours in the saddle.
  • Hard hats are supplied as well as chaps, however, bring your own if you have.

African Horse Company

Telephone: +(27)0 82 667 9232



See more:

Online directory of horse riding trails and articles!

“Horses make a landscape look beautiful.” ― Alice Walker


Source: African Horse Company

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