We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Hog Hollow Horse Trails

Features Animals
Askop Road | The Crags, Plettenberg Bay 6602, South Africa
+27 82 771 3745
Website
Save
Review Highlights
Loved it

We are a couple in our 60's who have never ridden a horse!! Our guide,William, was very patient... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
1janey
,
bradford
Enjoyable Activity

We did the two hour trek through the forest & it was very enjoyable. I’ve only been on a horse a... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Sharon G
,
Galway
via mobile
Read all 92 reviews
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
More
Experience the Tsitsikamma and diverse activities on horseback. Magnificent views over mountains, forest and ocean while riding among wildlife, through grassy fields, indigenous fynbos, local vineyards and old woodcutters trails to attractions in the area. Our horses are chosen for their gentle temperaments, the are well trained and cared for and suitable for all level of riders. Experienced guides will take you on a 1 hr Meadow Trail, 2 hr Forest Trail, half or full day Cruise the Crags Trail to Animal Sanctuaries and Eco Adventures in the area or a full day Crags Winelands Trail visiting award winning local Wine Estates. Booking is essential.
  • Excellent76%
  • Very good16%
  • Average3%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“hour ride” (13 reviews)
“open areas” (2 reviews)
Closed Now
All hours
Hours Today: 9:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
LOCATION
Askop Road | The Crags, Plettenberg Bay 6602, South Africa
CONTACT
Website
+27 82 771 3745

Similar Things to Do in Plettenberg Bay

Write a Review
Reviews (92)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language

1 - 10 of 85 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago

We are a couple in our 60's who have never ridden a horse!! Our guide,William, was very patient with us and helped us gain our confidence with a gentle walk with occasional trots, which was just what we wanted. We could have gone at a...More

Thank 1janey
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We did the two hour trek through the forest & it was very enjoyable. I’ve only been on a horse a couple of times but felt very safe. Our instructor Damian was very informative about the area & wildlife etc. so he made the trek...More

Thank Sharon G
DebbieFermor, Owner at Hog Hollow Horse Trails, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Hello Sharon and thank you for taking the time to do a review of our 2 hour forest and farm trail! So happy to hear you enjoyed your trail and found Damian your guide interesting. I shall pass this feedback on to Damian - it...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

As a horse rider myself I was very impressed with how well looked after all the horses are you can clearly see how loved and what great condition they were in. The trails are peaceful and you get to see some nice scenery and wildlife...More

Thank Abbie W
DebbieFermor, Owner at Hog Hollow Horse Trails, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello Abbie and thank you for your positive review. It is always great to get positive feedback and we appreciate you taking the time. Hope you enjoy the rest of your holiday and hope to welcome you back at our yard one day. Kind regards...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

They have 1 hour, 2 hours, 3 hours and full day hacks/tours. We did the 2 hour tour which was lovely, we went all through the forest and had the opportunity to trot and canter in some fields. The guide was lovely and very helpful,...More

Thank SophieJJeff
DebbieFermor, Owner at Hog Hollow Horse Trails, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hello Sophie and thank you for taking the time to review our 2 hour trail!! Our team works very hard to ensure our horses are loved and looked after and it is so rewarding to hear that our guests enjoy what we offer! Enjoy the...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I recently did the horseback full-day wine tour with a friend and it was absolutely one of the best tours I’ve done. Paul was our guide and he was an absolute delight. So professional and knowledgeable and just a lovely all-around person. The horses were...More

Thank Michelle S
DebbieFermor, Owner at Hog Hollow Horse Trails, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hello Michelle Thank you for taking the time to review our trails. I am so happy to hear you enjoyed your experience with us and have shown Paul your feedback which made his day!! People dont always take time to praise people when they offer...More

Reviewed 9 October 2017 via mobile

We did the 3hour ride with Damian and loved it. Extremely well run stables and all very efficient. Chaps and hats fitted when you arrive and horses ready waiting. Tack in great condition and safe. Horses appear well cared for and certainly the two we...More

Thank chilvs
DebbieFermor, Owner at Hog Hollow Horse Trails, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Chilvs Thank you for your lovely review of our trails and for taking the time to let us know what we do right.. Such great feedback makes such a difference to our staff morale and inspires all of us to try even harder to...More

Reviewed 8 October 2017 via mobile

We had a terrific day!! We are not experienced with horses but do dare to trot and canter at times and we had such a good time. Never felt uncomfortable with the horses, they listen to the commands and are very well behaved. Had a...More

Thank Jenny G
DebbieFermor, Owner at Hog Hollow Horse Trails, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hello Jenny Thank you for your lovely review of our trails and the full day Kurland Picnic Trail and Wine Tasting at Newstead Wine Estate you enjoyed with us!! Its so rewarding for our team to hear when we do things right and inspires us...More

Reviewed 5 October 2017

This is not a ride for experienced riders. What was billed as an exciting 3 hour ride through vineyards with lunch at Bramon was a short ride along steep narrow paths cut through a wood. The only opportunity to trot or canter was around one...More

Thank johnny1254
DebbieFermor, Owner at Hog Hollow Horse Trails, responded to this reviewResponded 7 October 2017

Hello John and thank you for taking the time to do a review on TripAdvisor. As discussed via email, I am so sorry to hear that our trail didnt meet your expectations. We are a small company and take pride in tailor making riders’ days...More

Reviewed 1 August 2017 via mobile

Was very pleased we went to this riding stables. Had a lovely 2 hour hack through forest tracks and fields and although we chose to mainly walk and trot there was opportunities to canter also. Lovely horses that are well looked after and tack well...More

Thank Sharon P
DebbieFermor, Owner at Hog Hollow Horse Trails, responded to this reviewResponded 3 August 2017

Dear Sharon Thank you for your lovely review of our trails. It is rewarding to hear and motivating to our team who try their best to ensure that our horses are healthy and fit, our yard kept clean and our guests, happy and safe. Wishing...More

Reviewed 8 July 2017 via mobile

We just drove passed and decided stopped to view the horses. They are all in great condition and well fed. The operation seems very professional. Will definately book and ride some day.More

Thank JamesEd1
DebbieFermor, Owner at Hog Hollow Horse Trails, responded to this reviewResponded 10 July 2017

Thank you for taking the time to write a review even though you havent ridden with us! We love our horses and take care to provide them with a natural equine environment and to care for them to the best of our ability. We look...More

Nearby
Nearby Restaurants
Ristorante Enrico
1 426 reviews
4.12 km away
Natures Way Farm Stall
74 reviews
4.87 km away
Bramon Wine Estate
916 reviews
1.71 km away
The Blue Monkey Cafe
27 reviews
1.96 km away
Nearby Attractions
AfriCanyon River Adventures
466 reviews
2.13 km away
Tenikwa Wildlife Awareness Centre
1 518 reviews
2.23 km away
Lawnwood Snake Sanctuary
371 reviews
1.07 km away
Birds of Eden
1 652 reviews
1.65 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
Elise D
27 February 2016|
Answer
Response from DebbieFermor | Property representative |
Hello Elise and thank you for your enquiry. Your son could definitely enjoy one of our one hour pony rides. We have lots of little children coming to ride with us and have a dear little pony called Benny who ensures they... More
0
Votes