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Chapman Valley Horse Riding

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7054 Putty Rd, Howes Valley, New South Wales 2330, Australia
+61 2 6579 4593
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Amazing full day ride for experienced riders

I had one of the best rides so far in Australia at Chapman valley. The horses are well trained... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Marta2026
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Sydney, Australia
2 Day Muster

I had a fabulous weekend mustering cattle in great bush country. Jess was a great host and and the... read more

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Australia's favourite place to go for horse riding! Visit our website for all ride options and more information. Located on the Putty Road on the edge of the Hunter Valley, Chapman Valley Horse Riding is a leisurely 2 hour drive from Sydney. Ranked #1 in NSW for Horse Riding, they offer the widest range of horse rides in Australia - ranging from 1 hour trail rides to a full day in the saddle and cater for all levels of experience. Featuring some of the quietest horses in Australia, CVHR works hard to ensure their horses are well trained, willing and responsive to their rider so you can sit back and enjoy your ride in comfort.
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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7054 Putty Rd, Howes Valley, New South Wales 2330, Australia
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+61 2 6579 4593
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I had one of the best rides so far in Australia at Chapman valley. The horses are well trained, very responsive and sweet. The owner and the guides very friendly and helpful, as well as the other members of the group. This place caters very...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I had a fabulous weekend mustering cattle in great bush country. Jess was a great host and and the other guests were excellent company.

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Reviewed 16 May 2018 via mobile

Just completed the May 3 day (my 5th here) muster. As always the hosts teach/guide/entertain,the very well cared for horses are a delight to work with, we ate well and slept well.The property is magnificent and the group I rode with were a pleasure to...More

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Reviewed 8 May 2018

One of the best group rides I have ever done, the team was amazing, the horses are so responsive and happy. We had the most wonderful, adventurous group - Go The Chapman Valley Jump Club! Can't wait for the next one.

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Reviewed 4 May 2018

We were a family with kids, so we could not take up the more challenging route. We took the 1 hr ride as the kids were too young and needed handlers to led the horses. When we arrived, we saw that the horses were fit,...More

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Reviewed 1 April 2018 via mobile

This is a really wonderful spot that I hadn’t heard of until before this weekends trip. It’s about 2 hours pleasant drive north of Sydney. We camped overnight with 3 other families. We had a whole paddock to ourselves not too far from the office...More

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Reviewed 19 March 2018

My daughter (11 years old) and I did a half day ride and thoroughly enjoyed our experience. They ride was adjusted to our ability (we've both ride 100+ times)... the horses were happy and healthy, the scenery beautiful and the people lovely. We've already booked...More

Thank Delicia C
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Reviewed 16 March 2018 via mobile

My partner and I were booked in for a group sunset trail ride, but it only ended up being us two! Our guide Emma was fantastic! So sociable and knowledgeable about the area. We are both experienced riders, albeit a bit rusty (ok maybe a...More

Thank kezmatthews
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Reviewed 15 March 2018

We just got back from a 2 day cattle muster and are already planning our next visit! We had such an amazing time! Jess and her family are wonderful hosts, so welcoming and helpful, the property is beautiful and the horses are fantastic, incredibly responsive...More

Thank Wiebke D
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Reviewed 19 February 2018 via mobile

Thank you for such an amazing experience!! Lia and Laura were very nice and helpfull! Even though this was my first time riding I felt really confident and relaxed after a few minutes! The track was so relaxing and with spectacular views, birds, butterflies, gohanas...More

Thank Antonietta G
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Nina A
25 March 2018|
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Response from Jess-C01 | Property representative |
Hi Nina! Thanks for your question! We don't do our cattle musters in Summer due to the heat, sorry! We run them from March-November. Please see our website for prices - or feel free to send us an email! :) -Jess
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