TEXAS LONGHORN CHUCK WAGON SAFARI & WAGON RIDE

TEXAS LONGHORN CHUCK WAGON SAFARI & WAGON RIDE

Wednesday & Sunday 9.00am

TEXAS LONGHORN SAFARI

TEXAS LONGHORN SAFARI

Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday 9.00am

Texas Longhorn Tours commenced in 2009 at Leahton Park, Charters Towers. Owned and operated by Michael (Mick) & Lynda Bethel this is one of the most unique tourism experiences in Australia. Using  the super comfortable and easy access fully automatic all-terrain Polaris Rangers and a horse drawn wagon that was purpose built at Leahton Park along with the harness made in the Bethel Saddlery saddle shop guests are taken by Safari Ranger or Horse Drawn Wagon to view the spectacular and historical Texas Longhorn herd.

The full experience also includes a traditional Aussie smoko of Billy Tea and other home-cooked delicacies.The smoko is served from a fully outfitted exact replica 1866 Chuck Wagon, made in Texas by master wagon maker - Glenn Moreland. There is also an informative tour of the Bethel Saddlery saddle shop where you get to see where these renowned saddles are made. You will also get to see an exact replica 1880's Texas trail herd saddle also made in the saddle shop by Mick who has been making saddles for more than 30 years. Another not to be missed part of the experience is Lynda's tour of the 'Longhorn Love Shack' where you will see the facilties used to handle the huge horned Texas Longhorn cattle.

The Texas Longhorn Chuck Wagon Safari & Wagon experience is available each Wednesday and Sunday during the season commencing at 9.00am. 

The Texas Longhorn Safari will be available each Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday & Saturday during the season commencing at 8.30am.

Texas Longhorn Wagon Tours & Safaris have featured on television shows such as 'No Leave No Life' 'Making Tracks' 'Queensland Weekender' Hamish & Andy's 'Caravan of Courage' Dr. Harry on 'Better Homes and Gardens' Channel Seven's 'Sunrise' to name a few and are a multi award winning attraction.

Both experiences operate May through to the end of October depending on seasonal conditions. Bookings are essential.

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