West Coast Beach Rides

Only 1-1.5 hour’s drive from Cape Town, you will reach Yzerfontein. Here you will find the most amazing adventures of all, beach horse riding! Explore the 16-mile beach that stretches all the way to the West Coast National Park on horseback.


This awesome beach ride is suitable for complete novice rider who wants to take a slow walk on the beach to experienced riders looking to canter and gallop. We offer 1 and 2 hour beach rides and can custom make your outride with a picnic on the beach, please enquire with our booking office for private tailor made beach ride options.

Please feel free to visit our exclusive horse riding website at www.capetownhorseriding.com for a wide variety of horse riding tours, trails and safaris.


Activity Details

Trails from 1 - 2 hours
Daily departures, tide dependent
Self-drive, transfers can be arranged at an additional cost
Cape West Coast, Yzerfontein
All riding equipment provided
No experience required, we cater for novice to experienced riders
Monday - Friday
1.5 Hour Beach ride at R550 per person
2 Hour Beach ride at R700 per person
1 Hour Beach ride at R450 per person
2 Hour Beach ride at R700 per person
Additional Information:



Horse, tack and riding helmet


Transfers, can be arranged at an additional cost

Notes and Requirements:

Only one rider per horse

Maximum of 4 riders per timeslot

Suitable for kids, 3 years and up on a lead reign

Suitable for kids, 6 years and up at guides discretion

Suitable for adults, novice to experienced riders

You have to arrive ½ hour prior to your ride

No refunds for no-shows or late arrivals

All rates include a knowledgeable and experienced guide, no rides are permitted to go without a guide

Parent or legal guardian must sign indemnity for anyone under 18 years of age

Riding hats are supplied and are compulsory but if you have your own, please bring it along

No big and bulky cameras, small camera’s and cell phones allowed

The guides will set the pace according to the ability of the slowest or inexperienced rider in the group

Riders are not allowed to overtake the guide at any stage during the outride

Moms to be: We apologize, outrides are not for you while you are pregnant

Basic Rider Guideline:

We will require your riding experience to pair you with a suitable horse, a basic guideline:

Complete novice rider – never been on a horse before

Novice rider – less than 20 times

Intermediate rider – less than 100 times

Experienced rider – competent rider, comfortable at all paces,owned and ridden own horse, have been riding often lately


West Coast Beach Trails | Cape Adventure Zone
West Coast Beach Trails | Cape Adventure Zone
West Coast Beach Trails | Cape Adventure Zone
West Coast Beach Trails | Cape Adventure Zone