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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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Camping and horse riding

This is a really wonderful spot that I hadn’t heard of until before this weekends trip. It’s about... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Golf_divers
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Half day ride

My daughter (11 years old) and I did a half day ride and thoroughly enjoyed our experience. They... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Delicia C
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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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“hour ride” (34 reviews)
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Hours Today: 9:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
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 2 weeks ago 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 4 weeks ago

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 14 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 18 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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Reviewed 13 February 2018 via mobile

I visited Chapman Valley on the weekend, a scenic 2 hour drive from Sydney. I had one of the best trail rides I’ve ever had. Everyone there was so lovely especially Emma and Laura who were my guides. The horses are beautiful and I had...More

Thank Immy S
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Reviewed 26 December 2017 via mobile

Amazing Experience. We camped at the Chapman's property it is absolutely gorgeous gorgeous bush and my kids thought we were in the middle of Australia it was lovely and secluded. We also rode and the horses were responsive and excellent. We even 4wd drove around...More

Thank juleswith6kids
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Reviewed 20 November 2017

Highly recommended!! We were a group of 6 (4 adults and 2 girls (age 7 & 8) who headed to Chapman valley for a birthday weekend with camping and horse-riding....and what fun we had! The staff were so welcoming and helpful. Really great in getting...More

Thank sjgaswiss
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Reviewed 19 November 2017 via mobile

Went to Chapman Valley Horse Riding for a full day cattle muster including one night camping on site. The whole thing was very well organised by our highly experienced host and owner Jess. Her horses are all beautiful, as well as exceptionally well trained and...More

Thank Benoite B
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Reviewed 8 November 2017 via mobile

I recently attended the 2 x day cattle ride. The horses were wonderful, staff super friendly and knowledgeable and the scenery was spectacular. All the meals that Jess provided for us were delicious and there was so much care taken with every aspect (ensuring the...More

Thank KateyJayne04
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Nina A
24 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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