Horse-riding in Ethiopia

Yves Marie Stranger of the defunct Equus Africa writes: My site is no longer online. I have redirected it to where I have a bunch of information and links about horse riding in Ethiopia. People who are interested can also contact me through, and I can put them in touch with my ex-employees, who are truly the … Continue reading Horse-riding in Ethiopia

Farewell to Equus Ethiopia

Yves Marie Stranger of Equus Africa writes: It's time to loosen the girths, bolt the stable door and hang up the good ol' hat: Equus Ethiopia is closing down from 30 Oct 2013. Please follow this link for the closing remarks on what has been a very good ride: and do circulate on Facebook...etc. … Continue reading Farewell to Equus Ethiopia

Horseback tourism in Bale NP & Guassa Plateau

Yves Marie Stranger of Equus Ethiopia writes: We have just finished training sessions with the horse providers in the Bale National Park, which covered the humane treatment of equines, improving tack and horse training. This took place three weeks ago and should be an ongoing process in the next couple of years. Also, just last … Continue reading Horseback tourism in Bale NP & Guassa Plateau

Zara Yacob Horse-trekking Trail

Yves Stranger of Equus Ethiopia writes: I wanted to introduce the first exploratory ride on the new Zara Yacob Trail, a horse trekking route that will link Ankobar and the forest of Wof Washa to the forest of Menagesha Suba, 40 km to the west of Addis Ababa. The trail will highlight the historic Emperor Zara … Continue reading Zara Yacob Horse-trekking Trail

Latest from Equus Ethiopia

Just redesigned the Equus Ethiopia website and I am starting to offer some more far flung rides (Gojjam, and perhaps Omo Park as well but still need to work on it a little). One exciting development  has been Equus Ethiopia being hired to train a new community based horse trekking operation in Arsi, just above Arsi Negele. … Continue reading Latest from Equus Ethiopia