Lessons, Clinics & Camps

"Wonderful guides... Breathtaking setting"


“Wonderful guides (and amazing with the kids) in a breathtaking setting. Love that the new owner is an expert in natural horsemanship and they do not use metal bits with their horses.”

Emily Cunha

Private Lessons

All Levels

 60 Mins

$150 pp

Private riding and Natural Horsemanship coaching with Licenced Parelli Professional Lynetta Schionning.

Ride details


Private riding and Natural Horsemanship coaching with Licenced Parelli Professional Lynetta Schionning. Receive tuition on one of our awesome horses. Lessons are for 1 hour, longer lessons may be available to be booked by contacting Lighthorse Adventures on 021766437. 

Getting there


Driving yourself:
We are located in  the Dart Valley, Glenorchy. You will need to allow  1 hour to drive from Queenstown.

Transport / Transfers:
Unavailable at this time.

What you need to know


Our horses are not machines, and they have been trained with particular cues and communication. We don’t kick or yank our horses and you’ll be asked to use the methods that they are familiar with when you ride with us.

Our rider weight limit is 105kg, allowances for riders outside of this weight limit may be granted for experienced riders or for shorter rides, depending on the riders’ weight. Any allowances made by Lighthorse must be granted in writing and will be checked on the day.  

We have different sized horses for different sized people. But at the end of the day, horse riding is still an athletic activity and you need to be able to get on and get off safely without hurting yourself or the horse. Please be honest about your weight and ability as there will be no refunds if you’re turned away from your ride because inaccurate information was provided. If in doubt (call us) to discuss your needs prior to booking.

Cancellation & Refunds

Cancellations must be made with a minimum of 24 hours notice prior to the day of your booked ride to qualify for a booking re-schedule or refund. Cancellations and booking changes made after 30 days, but prior to 24 hours will incur a 10% of the total booking fee, cancellations made within 24 hours of the day of your booked ride are non-refundable.

Parelli Natural Horsemanship
Level 1 Clinic

Level 1

4 Days

$390 pp

Level 1 - The Partnership level, focuses on safety on the ground. We will cover the 7 Games and how to play them to create a language, respect and trust. Parelli Natural Horsemanship is known for building safety and respect between horses and their humans through love, language and leadership.

Ride details


Learn the Natural Horsemanship program that has created more horsemen and women worldwide than any other.
Famous for helping ordinary horse lovers to get extraordinary results with their horses and changing the way we communicate and interact with our horses.


In this clinic will cover level 1 and 2 of the Parelli Program with a half day format over 4 days. The morning will be level 1 and the afternoon for level 2. Join in for both classes with your horse, or watch for the half day you’re not attending.

Level 1 - The Partnership level, focuses on safety on the ground. We will cover the 7 Games and how to play them to create a language, respect and trust.

Getting there


Driving yourself:
We are located in  the Dart Valley, Glenorchy. You will need to allow  1 hour to drive from Queenstown.

Transport / Transfers:
Unavailable at this time.

What you need to know


Our horses are not machines, and they have been trained with particular cues and communication. We don’t kick or yank our horses and you’ll be asked to use the methods that they are familiar with when you ride with us.

Our rider weight limit is 105kg, allowances for riders outside of this weight limit may be granted for experienced riders or for shorter rides, depending on the riders’ weight. Any allowances made by Lighthorse must be granted in writing and will be checked on the day.  

We have different sized horses for different sized people. But at the end of the day, horse riding is still an athletic activity and you need to be able to get on and get off safely without hurting yourself or the horse. Please be honest about your weight and ability as there will be no refunds if you’re turned away from your ride because inaccurate information was provided. If in doubt (call us) to discuss your needs prior to booking.

Cancellation & Refunds

Cancellations must be made with a minimum of 24 hours notice prior to the day of your booked ride to qualify for a booking re-schedule or refund. Cancellations and booking changes made after 30 days, but prior to 24 hours will incur a 10% of the total booking fee, cancellations made within 24 hours of the day of your booked ride are non-refundable.

Parelli Natural Horsemanship
Level 2 Clinic

Level 2

 4 Days

$390 pp

Level 2 - The Harmony level, is both on the ground and ridden. Now we are safe, we focus on really starting to have fun with our horses and we learn how to be a leader and dance partner for them. You will build more connection on the ground and begin your journey of Freestyle riding (riding without contact building to bridle-less). Parelli Natural Horsemanship is known for building safety and respect between horses and their humans through love, language and leadership.

Ride details


Learn the Natural Horsemanship program that has created more horsemen and women worldwide than any other. Famous for helping ordinary horse lovers to get extraordinary results with their horses and changing the way we communicate and interact with our horses.

In this clinic will cover level 1 and 2 of the Parelli Program with a half day format over 4 days. The morning will be level 1 and the afternoon for level 2. Join in for both classes with your horse, or watch for the half day you’re not attending.

Level 2 - The Harmony level, is both on the ground and ridden. Now we are safe, we focus on really starting to have fun with our horses and we learn how to be a leader and dance partner for them. You will build more connection on the ground and begin your journey of Freestyle riding (riding without contact building to bridle-less).

Cost
Level 1: $390
Level 2: $390
Both levels: $700.
Horse and equipment hire available. This clinic is instructed by graduate of the Parelli Program and 3 star licensed Parelli Professional Lynetta Schionning.

For more information on Parelli and what it can do for you and your horse, visit https://shopus.parelli.com/ 

Getting there


Driving yourself:
We are located in  the Dart Valley, Glenorchy. You will need to allow  1 hour to drive from Queenstown.

Transport / Transfers:
Unavailable at this time.

What you need to know


Our horses are not machines, and they have been trained with particular cues and communication. We don’t kick or yank our horses and you’ll be asked to use the methods that they are familiar with when you ride with us.

Our rider weight limit is 105kg, allowances for riders outside of this weight limit may be granted for experienced riders or for shorter rides, depending on the riders' weight. Any allowances made by Lighthorse must be granted in writing and will be checked on the day.

We have different sized horses for different sized people. But at the end of the day, horse riding is still an athletic activity and you need to be able to get on and get off safely without hurting yourself or the horse. Please be honest about your weight and ability as there will be no refunds if you’re turned away from your ride because inaccurate information was provided. If in doubt (call us) to discuss your needs prior to booking.

Cancellation & Refunds

Cancellations must be made with a minimum of 24 hours notice prior to the day of your booked ride to qualify for a booking re-schedule or refund. Cancellations and booking changes made after 30 days, but prior to 24 hours will incur a 10% of the total booking fee, cancellations made within 24 hours of the day of your booked ride are non-refundable.

Parelli Natural Horsemanship Levels 1 and 2 Clinic

Level 1 & 2 

 4 Days

$700 pp

In this clinic will cover level 1 and 2 of the Parelli Program with a half day format over 4 days. Famous for helping ordinary horse lovers to get extraordinary results with their horses and changing the way we communicate and interact with our horses.

Ride details


Learn the Natural Horsemanship program that has created more horsemen and women worldwide than any other.
Famous for helping ordinary horse lovers to get extraordinary results with their horses and changing the way we communicate and interact with our horses.

In this clinic will cover level 1 and 2 of the Parelli Program with a half day format over 4 days. The morning will be level 1 and the afternoon for level 2. Join in for both classes with your horse, or watch for the half day you’re not attending.

Level 1 - The Partnership level, focuses on safety on the ground. We will cover the 7 Games and how to play them to create a language, respect and trust.
Level 2 - The Harmony level, is both on the ground and ridden. Now we are safe, we focus on really starting to have fun with our horses and we learn how to be a leader and dance partner for them. You will build more connection on the ground and begin your journey of Freestyle riding (riding without contact building to bridle-less).

Cost
Level 1: $390
Level 2: $390
Both levels: $700.
Horse and equipment hire available. Contact us for more info.
This clinic is instructed by graduate of the Parelli Program and 3 star licensed Parelli Professional Lynetta Schionning.

For more information on Parelli and what it can do for you and your horse, visit https://shopus.parelli.com/ 

Getting there


Driving yourself:
We are located in  the Dart Valley, Glenorchy. You will need to allow  1 hour to drive from Queenstown.

Transport / Transfers:
Unavailable at this time.

What you need to know


Our horses are not machines, and they have been trained with particular cues and communication. We don’t kick or yank our horses and you’ll be asked to use the methods that they are familiar with when you ride with us.

Our rider weight limit is 105kg, allowances for riders outside of this weight limit may be granted for experienced riders or for shorter rides, depending on the riders’ weight. Any allowances made by Lighthorse must be granted in writing and will be checked on the day. 

We have different sized horses for different sized people. But at the end of the day, horse riding is still an athletic activity and you need to be able to get on and get off safely without hurting yourself or the horse. Please be honest about your weight and ability as there will be no refunds if you’re turned away from your ride because inaccurate information was provided. If in doubt (call us) to discuss your needs prior to booking.

Cancellation & Refunds

Cancellations must be made with a minimum of 24 hours notice prior to the day of your booked ride to qualify for a booking re-schedule or refund. Cancellations and booking changes made after 30 days, but prior to 24 hours will incur a 10% of the total booking fee, cancellations made within 24 hours of the day of your booked ride are non-refundable.

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We offer tailor made packages through the stunning surrounds of the Dart Valley. Let us create the perfect  experience,  just for you.

Can't find what you're looking for?

We offer tailor made packages through the stunning surrounds of the Dart Valley. Let us create the perfect  experience,  just for you.