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Kates Riding Centre

Kates Riding Centre

Kate’s Riding Centre offers horse riding lessons and trekking all year round just outside of Kerikeri in the beautiful Bay of Islands on horses and ponies chosen for their lovely nature. There is a large farm and opportunity to ride on the beach for horse trekking, in the most beautiful setting for horse riding around the Bay of Islands.

Our facilities include a 100 x 60metre sand all weather arena, a 20 x 32metre square covered arena, a 20metre round pen and a 2km exercise track set on 466 acres of rolling farmland.
Our equestrian farm caters for riders of all abilities, previous experience is not necessary. Kate’s Riding Centre take adults and children for both group and private treks and horse riding lessons. We aim to work closely with our customers to continually improve the level of horsemanship and horse management in all of the equine disciplines.
We offer the following services; starting horses, schooling & re-schooling, lessons, trekking, hoof trimming, stallions at stud, grazing and agistment. We are proud to be the home of Aberlou, Oldenberg, Ramzes II and Inschallah bloodlines.
So if you are looking for horse riding in Kerikeri, the Bay of Islands then contact us today. Kate’s Riding Centre is owned and operated by Kate Hewlett, successful international event rider in her own right, and tutor of many successful riders in a range of equine disciplines. We are proud to be the venue of the Kerikeri Pony Club.
If you have any questions, you can ring Kate on (09) 407 5026 or Jessica on 027 258 8038 or email
159 Redcliffs Road
Kerikeri 0294
New Zealand.