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Castle Leslie Riding Adventures in Ireland

Castle Leslie Estate in Ireland is an equestrian?s dream vacation destination, especially if you're into cross country.


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The company's award-winning equestrian travel experts describe the best North American dude ranches on a new website.

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Equitrekking Q&A: Luxury Dude Ranches

So you're ready to spring for a great equestrian vacation. Darley Newman tells you what you can expect from a luxury dude ranch.

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Equitrekking Q & A: Can Non-Riders Go, Too?

Like in any family or group, people have different ideas about how they want to spend their time away. With many modern riding vacations and ranches, there are choices that the entire family can enjoy, even non-riders.

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Equitrekking Q & A: Traveling Solo?

If you're traveling alone, don't fear. You?ll encounter other solo travelers and will definitely be traveling with people with the same interest... in horses!

Video: Equitrekking Botswana--Behind the Scenes

Join Equitrekking for a behind the scenes look at Equitrekking?s film shoot in Botswana, Africa.

Video: Equitrekking's 10 Great Places to Ride--#4 Maui

Riding into the crater of a volcano on your list of crazy adventures? What about a rainforest? You can do both in Haleakala National Park on Maui.

Video: Equitrekking's 10 Great Places to Ride--#3 Jordan

Jordan's Wadi Rum Desert, called The Valley of the Moon, tops our charts for its spectacular scenery, Bedouin culture and desert wildlife.

Video: Equitrekking's 10 Great Places to Ride--#2 Costa Rica

Horse riding at the base of Arenal Volcano in Costa Rica is a once in a lifetime riding adventure.

Video: Equitrekking's 10 Great Places to Ride--#1 Ireland

Ireland tops Equitrekking's list of great places to ride. See the video showcasing the Ring of Kerry, a beautiful destination combining mountains and beaches.

Video: Equitrekking's 10 Great Places to Ride--#6 Canyon de Chelly, Arizona

Horseback riding in Canyon de Chelly with the Navajo ranks in at #6 in our countdown of great places to ride.

Video: Equitrekking's 10 Great Places to Ride--#7 Donana National Park, Spain

You can't get much better than horseback riding on the beach in Southern Spain, which is why this beautiful national park ranks #7 in our Top 10 list.

Video: Equitrekking's 10 Great Places to Ride--#8 Cappadocia, Turkey

Cappadocia, Turkey is one of the most fascinating destinations we've ever horse ridden and ranks at #8 in our countdown.

Video: Equitrekking's 10 Great Places to Ride--#9 Canadian Rockies

The Canadian Rockies are some of the most stunning mountains for horse riding and rank at #9 in our countdown. Watch this video from Banff and Kananaskis.

Video: Equitrekking's 10 Great Places to Ride--#10 Waipi'o Valley in Hawaii

Explore waterfalls, wild horses and beautiful surroundings in the Waipi'o Valley, ranked #10 in Equitrekking's countdown of 10 Great Places to Ride.

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Pony Trekking on the Gower Peninsula, Wales

Castles, ancient tombs and beautiful beaches! Ride Welsh ponies with me from a Victorian hunting lodge in Wales. Darley Newman for

Video: Equitrekking Travel -- Ring of Kerry

December 2011--This Ireland equestrian vacation was featured in the February issue of Horse & Rider magazine's 50 Great Escapes! From

Video: Equitrekking in Southern Utah

Equitrekking's outfitter has been exploring Utah on horseback for over 30 years. She takes riders on multi-day camping and inn-to-inn rides through national parks and other areas that are excellent for viewing wildlife and wild horses--Capital Reef National Park, Capitol Reef, the San Rafael Swell or Escalante Canyons.

Video: Switch to Western Riding for Your Next Vacation

Taking a dude ranch vacation? Learn about Western riding and hear a beginner's take on what it's like to ride Western style.

Video: Tour San Carlos, Costa Rica on Horseback

Tour San Carlos, Costa Rica, an area made famous by Arenal Volcano, one of the most active volcanoes in the world. This is a beautiful area to explore with the locals on horseback. Ride the pineapple fields and into the Platanar RIver with host Darley Newman and the Emmy-winning Equitrekking TV show.

Video: Charlevoix Horse Riding Quebec

View the changing leaves horseback riding horses at Ranch du Fjord, located a few hours from Quebec City and Montreal in the Charlevoix region of Quebec in this Equitrekking travel video clip. From