Exploring the World on Horseback!
Put on your cowboy boots, because in this episode, Equitrekking explores the rodeo, wild horses, fly fishing and historic ranches of Wyoming on horseback. Equitrekking’s Emmy nominated host and equestrian travel expert Darley Newman begins at UXU Ranch for scenic and challenging riding on surefooted horses in the Shoshone National Forest. Darley rides by the majestic hoodoos and up to high elevations to take in views of colorful canyons, glaciers and mountaintops. Next, Darley takes time out of the saddle to explore the wildlife and geology of Yellowstone National Park, before heading to the Cody rodeo.
At nearby McCullough Peaks, Darley observes a melting pot of Mustangs and the descendants of horses who might once have been in Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show. Viewers begin to understand how these horses survive in the wild by speaking with a local who has been observing the horses for many years. Darley visits the Buffalo Bill Historical Center's Whitney Gallery of Western Art, before heading South past the Grand Tetons to Jackson Hole. There, Darley embark on a pack trip with two locals who have been leading riders into the backcountry for over 25 years. Viewers take in the beauty of nature on a ride to Willow Creek in the Bridger Teton National Forest. Finally Darley goes fly-fishing and explores dude ranch history at the T Cross Ranch, which has been family owned an operated since it was homesteaded in the early 1900's.
Emmy nominated host and producer Darley Newman takes viewers to the best destinations to go horseback riding, exploring with local people to learn about history, culture and stunning wildlife and natural surroundings. Experience equestrian travel as expert Darley takes you riding on the beaches of Southern Spain, in a northern California Redwood Forest, the rainforest in Costa Rica or through the lush, green countryside of Ireland. For both arm-chair travelers and those preparing to take their equestrian adventure, Equitrekking transports viewers to exotic destinations on this Emmy Award winning travel series.