Icelandic horse centre
Conference and course centre
trip to Uburen, our instructors will find you a hat and a suitable
horse. Then you will be given information about the trip and shown how
to handle your horse.
The first part of the ride takes place on the road. This gives time for
both rider and horse to warm up before entering the more hilly terrain.
The trail is steep, rocky and long. You will straight away appreciate
the talent an Icelandic horse has in such a challenging environment.
Once on top the lands flattens out and at 400 metres above the fjord
you get the feeling of the high mountains. The views here are over the
hamlet of Rossavik, a picturesque farming community located on the
inner part of Høgsfjord. The next section of trail is undulating
and goes up to 416 metres high, from here there are views over
Boknafjord, the mouth of Lysefjord, the villages of Forsand, Ims and
Høle and the many islands. In very fine weather one may also see
Stavanger and the distant islands of Karmoy and Bokn.
Even though the terrain is demanding we take great care to allow
everyone time to rest. Our aim is to give all our riders an
When booking this trip it is very important that we have some idea of
your riding ability and experience. Contact us by e-mail or by using