Get off the beaten path
and head into the mountains of Costa Rica on horseback.
River Swim Trek
Ride through the mountains with sweeping views to descend into a lush valley where you can swim with your horse in a deep river. Experience the life of rural Costa Ricans when you stay the night with a local family. Taking a new route home the next day, stop again at another river spot for a cooling swim. This trek offers you two full days of riding, two river stops, and lodging with a local family.
Eco Village Angelica
Ride with special permissions through private farms and along quiet country roads through small rural villages high in the mountains to arrive for the night at Eco Village Angelica, a mountain retreat offering gourmet food and theraputic massage. Heading home on a new route the following day stop for a swim in the Rio Tabarcia. This trek offers you two full days of riding, nice accomodations, and a swim stop.
Quitirrisi Indigenous Reserve
Ride to a mountain ridge over looking the central valley of San Jose, this is home to the Huetar People. Meet with the local shaman, take part in a traditional sweat lodge ceremony, and spend the night with a local indigenous family. This ride offers two full days of riding, cultural exchange with an indigenous shaman, sweat lodge ritual, lodging and meals with an indigenous family.
All two day treks start and end at Barking Horse Farm.
You are welcome to enjoy farm stay lodging the day before or the day after any two day trek for the reduced price of $50 per person per night. (regualr price $75)
Each two day trek costs $200 per person (min 2 riders), and includes all meals and lodging while on the trek.