WATSON'S MOUNTAIN COUNTRY TRAIL RIDES

Experience the beauty and history of the Victorian High Country on horseback.

Michael and Sally Watson welcome you to a high country adventure experience. Our trail rides range from 1 – 3 hour Short Rides through to a 2 Day luxury horse ride and a 5 Day Man from Snowy River and Heritage horse ride. We are open all year round and our horse riding tours are 3 hours driving time north east of Melbourne near the township of Mansfield. We run Our Rides 7 days a week through all seasons, be it in the warmth of an oilskin coat in the cool weather or enjoying relief from the heat in a high country summer.

This is your first step to experiencing the beauty and history of the Victorian High Country on horseback.

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AN AUTHENTIC
HIGH COUNTRY EXPERIENCE

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YEARS

Operating trail rides over 2 generations.

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HORSES

Actively working with us.

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YEAR OLD

Working farm and stables.

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Living in the High Country


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Diane DaveyLest we forget3 months ago
Helen BrooksGreat Picture!3 months ago   ·  1
Glynda HendersonLest we forget3 months ago   ·  1
Debbie SmithLest we forget 😔3 months ago
Dorothy MorrisLest we forget3 months ago
Sue BradleyNever forget.3 months ago   ·  2
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Leonie McLaughlinThat's our girl!!!3 months ago
Nicole NyeWoo hoo. Go girl - that's awesome 😄3 months ago   ·  1
Sharna ByrneGood luck Bec🍀3 months ago
Nichola PayneGo Becca 💗3 months ago
Caz SwannLook forward to seeing you later in the week!! Good luck and have fun!3 months ago
Karen MarshallGood luck Bec, have a great week!xx3 months ago   ·  1
Jane KayWow thats awesome good luck3 months ago
Kellie Masterman-smithGood luck Bec3 months ago   ·  1
Sue GeorgeWoo hoo go Bec xx3 months ago
Fran PohlSuch a beautiful, Aussie Girl.3 months ago
Horseback riding clubGreatpost thanks a lot I really love equestrian2 weeks ago

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Lynne WeirOh how I wish to be there again!!! Sensational4 months ago
Robert Dudley...a three hour ride...4 months ago
Heather McdonaldWas a fantastic day. Would do it again in a heartbeat. 👍😀4 months ago   ·  3
Horseback riding clubposts like this is why everyone loves facebook4 months ago   ·  1
Karen AnnWould love to do this3 months ago   ·  1
Wendy HopperWhat is the cost for a 3 hour ride3 months ago   ·  1
Watsons Mountain Country Trail RidesHi Wendy, thank you for your enquiry. Our 3 hour ride is $125.00pp inc GST. Warm regards Michael3 months ago   ·  2
Wendy HopperThank you Michael .. Do I just ring up and book a date in and what days please are the rides on3 months ago   ·  1
Watsons Mountain Country Trail RidesHi Wendy, It's best to visit our website and follow our booking link that shows what dates that are available. Cheers Michael3 months ago   ·  2
Karen AnnI am in my 50's and haven't been on a horse for a few years feel I am fit enough but would you carer for someone my age?3 months ago
Karen RowanWow looks great.3 months ago   ·  1
Lizzy CoxSteph Leitch lets go horse riding up here1 month ago

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Craving for a horse ride this winter? Check out our new 1 day 2 night Man from Snowy River Ride. Limited departure and numbers. Check it out at watsonstrailrides.com.au/our-rides/one-day-two-night-man-from-snowy-river-winter-ride/. ... See MoreSee Less

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Colleen GallagherKelly Gallagher this 1day 2 night ride sounds perfect.4 months ago
Kerry PatersonHow far from Melbourne?4 months ago
Watsons Mountain Country Trail RidesHi Kerry Paterson, we are 3 hours driving time from Melbourne. Warm regards Michael4 months ago
Kerry PatersonOh ok are u near Mansfield?4 months ago
Emma PowerMary-Ann this one next time4 months ago
Bridgette BattagliaKevin Jamieson4 months ago   ·  1
Jody PlummerKaren Pyle4 months ago   ·  1
Sarah ElizabethMathew Boore4 months ago   ·  1
Debi O'TooleVon Robertson-Higgins4 months ago
Jo HarmerRobyn Wilkins how good would this be4 months ago
Dana FrizzellHope I can come back and ride with you again!4 months ago
Nicole NunyazLet's just take the horses to Mansfield for the weekend lol 😊👌4 months ago
Alicia Leashy HortonI REALLY want to do this!!!! But have noone to do it with me!!!! 😢4 months ago
Hollie PaypalSamantha Lyons - one day?4 months ago
Brenda NeosDeni West this is what we should o do!!!!4 months ago   ·  1
Lyn SmithBen Divirgilio i must do this..4 months ago   ·  1

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5 Day Luxury Ride
Gourmet Food and High Country Horse Riding
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Belinda PiggottHi there, wondering if you do 3 day rides with a similar itinerary? Thx4 months ago
Amanda LieschkeKylie Peachey can't wait for our weekend!!4 months ago
Tom SpicerWhen are we going Lenice Spicer4 months ago   ·  1
Ben WhiteDillon Black I wonder if you can carry the bang stick on horse back?4 months ago
Kerryn SaxtonUsed to go about 4 tines a year with Mount View Safaris a long time ago. Pre kids lol My favorite place How much is this ride4 months ago
Melissa PhillipsHelen Harrop lets do this 🐴🍻4 months ago
Jenni KinnealyHave done this one and it's just the best!!!4 months ago
Susan DewingNicole Dixon cannot wait4 months ago   ·  1
Kaylene SmithJodi Smith we need this4 months ago   ·  1
Nicole DixonYes it should be fantastic fun4 months ago
Helen HoltDoes it get better!! (y)4 months ago
Meredith WhiteWhat are the dates for 2016 ?4 months ago
Lisa SimpsonCara Simpson hens party4 months ago
Tammy AstillTavia Grimes this looks fun4 months ago
Rosemary HuntleyWish they were closer4 months ago
Fiona VarcoePam Watson this is us oneday 😊4 months ago
Rachael McIvorCaitlin Broomhall 🐴4 months ago   ·  1
Pam WatsonI think it's time I went there4 months ago
Fiona VarcoeMe too x4 months ago

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Kerryn SaxtonSpent many years riding this country side and staying on Mt Stirling in the huts overnight with Mt View Horse Safaris. Best memories beautiful countryside.5 months ago   ·  1
Tracy GlavasCan't wait till my ride in December.5 months ago
Debra Corsetti-NuriKylie Holmes5 months ago   ·  1
Zoe HillierCarolyn Rogers. How wonderful would this be!5 months ago
Lynne WeirHeather Mcdonald Trish Schultz thought you might like to see this!!5 months ago   ·  1
Elva LovelyThere we go Dee!5 months ago
Jo RossKylie Heaney-Pearce we didn't get to canter through the water!5 months ago
Kynwen PaparellaLooks awesome5 months ago
Carolyn RogersLove to stay the night5 months ago
Dinie TeeWe have to go again Nessa Lange Jeffy Javier !!5 months ago   ·  1
Jaala PurdieCertainly does make me want to come back for another ride!!!5 months ago
Teresa MarendazWould love to ride up around the snowy Mountains..5 months ago
Dianne ReillyOh my God! I'm so excited! I have watched it over and over Lara Poissant - we must book now. Thanks PK Croft5 months ago
Mandy VenemanChelsea Bowden, you name the date when you're able to go and we're going, my shout honey. We're both so overdue for this ❤️5 months ago
Elissa WhiteOohhhh...when r we going Lisa??5 months ago
Shelley MooreVanessa Bluett let me come with you5 months ago   ·  1
Kerelen JefferysWhen do we book it?5 months ago
Shaynee ScottHad lots & lots of fun shooting thst5 months ago
Sue AbbertonNgaire Abberton are you keen?5 months ago

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Michael and Sally Watson

PHONE (03) 5777 3552
FAX (03) 5775 1757
EMAIL info@watsonstrailrides.com.au

ADDRESS 296 Three Chain Rd, Booroolite, Victoria, 3724
MAIL PO Box 207. Mansfield VIC 3724

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