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Bush Rangers Track Horse Ride - 2 Hours

Enjoy a scenic two hour horse ride through the Tasmanian forest trekking the Bush Rangers Track by horseback for spectacular views of Maria Island.
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Enjoy a scenic horse ride through Tasmanian state forest
Trek half way to Mount Hobbs and enjoy the views
Suitable for beginners to advanced riders with lesson included
Experienced guide leading you on a two hour horse ride
Your day will begin with a horse riding lesson prior to departure
There will be plenty of trot and canter opportunities for you to test your horse riding skills

What you need to know

Discover Tasmania’s beautiful state forest on horseback during this two hour horse riding adventure along the Bush Rangers Track to Mount Hobbs with spectacular views of Maria Island and its surrounds. The day begins with a horse riding lesson prior to your departure to ensure you have a safe and enjoyable ride.

Get ready to saddle up with your newfound horse riding skills as you set off towards Mount Hobbs. Experienced guides are available to assist you along the way. Embrace the serenity and fresh mountain air as you trot through the forest. At the halfway point, riders will be rewarded with glorious views of Maria Island. This two hour riding experience takes place in Woodsdale, Tasmania and is a wonderful way to experience the Tasmanian wilderness.

More info


  • Two-hour horse ride
  • Helmets and boots
  • Short lesson/safety briefing
  • Experienced guide


  • Ride time is two hours in duration
  • Please allow 3.5 hours for the whole experience


  • This experience is located at 1592 Buckland Rd, Woodsdale TAS 7120. It is about an hour east of Hobart and approximately 15 minutes from the East Coast. It is easy to reach from Orford and Sorell via Buckland, no 4WD required for the roads.

What To Bring

  • Please wear long pants, sunscreen and bring a small drink bottle, snack, camera (if you wish) and waterproof front-zip jacket. In cold weather, a thin beanie to wear under the helmet is recommended.

Additional Information

  • Minimum of two and a maximum of five participants.
  • Due to the nature of the experience, weather conditions can cause cancellations or postponements of rides. Rides will be cancelled or postponed if there are winds over 50km/h, bushfires, thunderstorms and other inclement weather i.e. excessive heat or rain.
  • Optional extras can be arranged with the experienced provider. They include: Picture/Video Addition A$10; Beer and Nibbles platter A$30; Wine and Cheese platter A$55 and Sponsor a Horse A$30.

Terms And Conditions

  • All children 14 years and under must be accompanied by a parent or guardian
  • Minors under the age of 18 must have a parent or guardian complete the liability/waiver paperwork prior to engaging with the horses

Cancellation Policy

  • Change your booking up to 14 days before the start time of your experience
  • Changes are not permitted within 14 days of your experience
  • Late arrivals or no shows may result in you forfeiting your experience

Important notice

Confirmation in the form of an e-voucher will be sent to your email at the time of purchase. Although we do our best to deliver it instantly, occasionally, this may take up to 6 hours for the e-voucher to be delivered. For any queries, please get in touch with us . We're always happy to help.