Enjoy horse riding? Come experience our horse outride equitrailing near Plettenberg Bay, or for kids, pony rides or pony parties.

Boschrivier Farm & Stables bring you horse outrides and Equitrailing of different durations. Enjoy beautiful views of the scenic Titsikamma mountains and fantastic bird viewing. Traverse open fields, forest, cross a river and you can trot & canter if you are confident and competent.

Our well-schooled trail horses are suitable for beginners, intermediate and experienced riders from age 12 and up. Please book in advance and advise any special needs; our Plett horse trails can be custom-tailored, e.g. to include picnics or cheeseboards, etc.

We are also a popular pony party venue and the kids of our self-catering cottage guests or farm visitors can book a pony ride - sure to bring joy! We offer horse-riding lessons, though our capacity is limited. However you meet them, you'll fall in love with our beautiful, friendly horses!

Horse Trails

Boschrivier offers beautiful horse outrides, with a horse trail guide in the Plett area.

Our Plettenberg Bay Equitrailing outrides are popular. Our trail guide and horse-trainer, Nicky, is well-loved for her intuitive and gentle way with horses and riders. We can combine the outride with a picnic or cheese boards if required and we offer Honeymoon Horse trails too! We can take from 1 - 5 riders (beginners to experienced). Choose a duration of 45 minutes, 1 hour or 1h30min.

Pony Rides

Whether a guest or a visitor, we have beautiful, well-trained ponies for safe pony rides near Plett.  We also host Plett Pony Parties.

Whether a cottage guest or visitor to Boschrivier, you can book a children's pony ride on one of our own well-loved rescue ponies that we re-schooled to ensure the utmost safety of our clients. Our experienced horse-riding instructor is popular, so our horse-riding lessons are usually fully booked, but you can do a pony ride & try your hand at mounted archery! Book your pony ride or trail outride in advance.

Pony Parties

Whether a guest or a visitor, we have beautiful, well-trained ponies for safe pony rides near Plett.  We also host Plett Pony Parties.

Our well-trained ponies are also available for the popular kids' pony parties that we host at our venue on the river edge. Kids love the combination of the outdoors, the shallow river nearby, and being able to ride a pony! Let us help you take the stress out of a kids' party - discuss your requirements with us and we can help with activities and more. You'll have very happy kids on your hands...

Our Plettenberg Bay equitrailing clients are spoilt with picnics or cheeseboards on their trail, if so arranged; or come for your honeymoon horse trail with Boschrivier.
Our horse-riding students are taught to groom their horses and how to interact with horses.
Expertly guided pony rides: Plettenberg Bay horse riding can be experienced by even toddlers.


"We absolutely loved our outride on the horse trail - what a way to see the Plett countryside! We were a mixed group of beginners and more experienced riders and the trail guide, Nicky, was wonderful in pairing us with horses. Highly recommended." - the Riders