Chum Creek Horse Rides & Huts are based at a great horse riding property, with over 136 acres of beautiful Yarra Valley pastures with over 10 paddocks with ample dams and freshwater streams backing onto approximately 83,000 acres of State Forest with riding tracks that go forever. It is horse and horse riders heaven and the ideal way to enjoy horse trail riding with spectacular mountain views.
The Chum Creek Horse Rides principal started his first trail riding business in 1995 after working many years for other Horse Trail Riding Operators from 1988. With over 32 years experience, and 11,000 hours in the saddle on horses and having personally taken out over 10,000 people on horse trail rides, Chum Creek Horse Rides are well practiced in the craft of running safe and enjoyable horse trail rides for riders of all experience levels in the great Australia bush.
We love sharing this amazing part of the world and feel blessed to meet all the incredible people who come along our path.
Can’t wait to see you at Chum Creek.
Chum Creek Horse Rides offer Horse Trail Rides in the Australian bush that include wine tasting of Tokar Estate Yarra Valley wines at a genuine private Mountain Hut with spectacular views of the Yarra Valley and the Great Dividing Range.
Within minutes of getting on the horse, you are riding through the Australian Bush, riding under the trees and up to a Mountain Hut taking in the breathtaking views over the Yarra Valley and Australia’s Great Dividing Range.
At the Yarra Valley Mountain Hut, we will enjoy a wine tasting of a selection of Tokar Estate Yarra Valley wines.
There is always a chance to see wildlife, such as; eagles, kangaroos, wallabies, wombats, lizards, echidnas, and deer.
Horse Trail Ride is suitable for all levels of experience for people and employ some of Australia’s most experienced Horse Trail Guides.
Chum Creek Horse Rides & Hut is located in a beautiful Yarra Valley on a 136 acre working farm that backs onto the adjoining 83,000 Toolangi State Forest, amongst abundant wildlife. Chum Creek Horse Rides & Huts is only 1 hour from Melbourne CBD and Melbourne airport.
Your hosts live on this 136 acre working farm, however, our residence can’t be seen or heard from the Chum Creek Huts so you can enjoy some peaceful privacy. We only pop in and say hello if you need something otherwise we leave you to enjoy your stay. The perfect rustic country escape where luxury meets nature.
Chum Creek Horse Rides & Huts have two Huts.
Hut 1: The Chum Creek Hut has 3 bedrooms and sleeps 6 people. The main Bedroom 1 features a queen-sized bed. Bedroom 2 has a cosy double bed. Bedroom 3 has a single bed with a trundle bed option. Enjoy the beautiful scenery from every window and get cosy on the soft leather sofa in front of ‘the biggest and best fireplace in the Yarra Valley’, a magnificent original stone fireplace. Ample firewood is provided. The kitchen is fully equipped for self catering.
Hut 2 - The Loft Hut at Chum Creek is a luxury country cabin surrounded by nature. The Chum Creek Loft Hut sleeps 4 and includes 1 main bedroom with one double bed and one Loft bedroom with two single beds. The Chum Creek Loft Hut has an extraordinary Japanese Soaking Tub, with great views through the weeping willow trees to its own private dam. The loft also has an equipped kitchen for self catering.
International Airport: Melbourne (MEL) is 72 Kms away - 1 hour 15 mins drive by car.
Chum Creek is 72 Kms - 1 hour 15 mins from Melbourne Airport by Car.
From Melbourne CBD: 74 kms - 1 hour 20 mins by car
Chum Creek, Australia