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Buckle Up Bushrides

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769 Chapel Hill Rd, Merrijig, Victoria 3723, Australia
+61 402 103 234
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great day ride

Went here last weekend for a day ride, and really enjoyed it. Great horses, people & scenery. I was... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Irene v
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Melbourne, Australia
Best weekend away.

Morning Shelly, thanks for an awesome workout, I have sore abbs, butt, back, upper and lower leg... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Sue M
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Pakenham, Australia
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Guided horseback tours through some of Victoria's most iconic High Country bushland. Located just near Merrijig / Mansfield in the beautiful Boorolite Valley and surrounds. Catering for all levels of ability and age groups, weekend rides, or week long horseback adventures are the top picks or take a relaxing day ride to one of the local wineries / pub. Packages can be customised to suit everyone!
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769 Chapel Hill Rd, Merrijig, Victoria 3723, Australia
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Went here last weekend for a day ride, and really enjoyed it. Great horses, people & scenery. I was riding Twink and she was great, really enjoyed the canters.

Thank Irene v
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Morning Shelly, thanks for an awesome workout, I have sore abbs, butt, back, upper and lower leg, and arms. Clearly much more work than my 1 and 1/2 hr ride I do 1- 2 times a week Lol. Seriously thanks so much for a fantastic...More

Thank Sue M
Reviewed 26 April 2017 via mobile

Buckle Up Bushrides has to be the premium High Country horse riding experience. We booked after glowing references from a friend. We were blown away by the experience. Firstly, Shelley and Paul and the crew were so warm and welcoming. Nothing was too much trouble....More

Thank Violet R
Shelly T, Owner at Buckle Up Bushrides, responded to this reviewResponded 27 April 2017

Thank you for coming with us!! It was great having you gals with us and look forward to seeing you again in the seasons to come! Shell, Paul, Kay, Kaz, Cherie and Ian!

Reviewed 18 March 2017

It's been 12 months since the last ride and Shelly & Paul once again worked out a fantastic group package for my Geelong recruits of Mum's & Daughters and delivered. Great camping experience (including swimming after a long day riding), great horses and riding opportunity,...More

Thank RennyT
Reviewed 27 November 2016

Had an incredible time with Buckle Up Bushrides, the staff are so kind, patient and accomodating. The Horses are beautiful and suitable for all abilities. Would definitely recommend!

Thank ryanmurdock3
Reviewed 10 November 2016

I had the most wonderful weekend trail riding though the outskirts of Merrijig and Mt Timbertop surrounds. The horses were amazing in personality and condition - very keen to impress and show off their home. Shelly, Paul and team did a great job matching riders...More

Thank bryditoyne
Reviewed 8 November 2016

This is my second ride with Buckle Up and they delivered again. What a fantastic weekend of riding. The horses are in beautiful condition and love the work, plenty of river crossings this weekend with plenty of Yeee-Haaaa's echoing through the bush. I feel like...More

Thank RennyT
Shelly T, Owner at Buckle Up Bushrides, responded to this reviewResponded 9 November 2016

Always a pleasure to have you lovely ladies riding with us! And Coops!! See you in March!!

Reviewed 28 October 2016

My daughter and I travelled from Sydney for the weekend ride and we had a great time! We were given great horses that had lovely temperaments, were sure footed and responsive. We were made to feel very welcome and the accommodation was cosy and comfortable....More

Thank SuzePeth
Shelly T, Owner at Buckle Up Bushrides, responded to this reviewResponded 9 November 2016

Was great to have you along and look forward to seeing you girls again soon!

Reviewed 16 May 2016

My second weekend ride (Sat/Sun with Saturday night camping) with Shelly and Paul at Buckle Up Bushrides. Both trips have been just amazing - scenery, horses, company and food! Love, love, loved it. Went with some friends who had all ridden before. Spent two fantastic...More

Thank JenJen8800
Reviewed 18 March 2016

if you are looking for an experience buckle up is the place to go the staff are amazing and lovely the horses are gorgeous

Thank Bryan W
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Jennifer V
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Response from SuzePeth | Reviewed this property |
I know that Buckle UP do cater for children, but I am not sure what age they start. They do have a kids camp as well. You may need to email them direct: Hope this helps Sue
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