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Alberta (#501)

Trek amid beautiful snow-capped Canadian Rockies and visit glacier fed-lakes at Banff National Park. [26 minutes] TV-G Closed Captioning

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Series Description: As the first travel television series to discover spectacular destinations on horseback, EQUITREKKING provides adventure-hungry viewers with a fresh way to see the world. Whether it's saddling up at a working cattle ranch in Colorado, watching the intricate dance of the enchanting Andalusian horses in Spain or riding through Vermont's country roads on the backs of Icelandic horse traveling by horse affords riders a whole new perspective. In each episode, host Darley Newman brings a lifelong passion for horses with her as she ventures to off-the-beaten path ranches, resorts and farms around the world in search of the best in equestrian travel.

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  • Destination Vermont (#101)

    Learn about the state's history while exploring Green Mountain trails & country roads on horseback. [26 minutes]

  • Destination Carolinas (#102)

    Explore the Biltmore Equestrian Center, Daufuskie Island and the Smoky Mountains on horseback. [26 minutes]

  • Destination Georgia Coast (#103)

    Experience beach riding on Sea Island & the beautiful beaches of Jekyll Island & historic Savannah. [26 minutes]

  • Destination Colorado (#104)

    Visit a working cattle ranch in the rolling plains and explore the high mountain peaks of Durango. [26 minutes]

  • Destination Wyoming (#105)

    Explore the rodeo, wild horses, fly fishing and historic ranches of Wyoming on horseback. [26 minutes]

  • Destination Spain (#106)

    Explore the beaches of Southern Spain, historic farms outside of Segovia & the nightlife of Seville. [26 minutes]

  • Coastal Ireland (#201)

    The mountains of the Cooley Peninsula, the medieval town of Carlingford & Omey Island are explored. [26 minutes]

  • Hawaii's Big Island (#202)

    Ride through green pastures with majestic Mauna Kea as a backdrop and learn about cowboy culture. [26 minutes]

  • Iceland (#203)

    Ride with farmers and an Icelandic champion rider, traveling to lava fields, lakes and waterfalls. [26 minutes]

  • Virginia Hunt Country (#204)

    Ride amid longhorn cattle, attend a steeplechase and experience Civil War history on horseback. [26 minutes]

  • California Wine Country (#205)

    The diverse beauty of Sonoma is experienced exploring Redwoods, a vineyard and crashing waves. [26 minutes]

  • Irish Countryside (#206)

    Historic sites include the Ring of Kerry, a Celtic tomb in County Clare and Mount Juliet Estate. [26 minutes]

  • Maui (#207)

    Take a ride from the summit to the floor of the crater of a volcano at Haleakala National Park. [26 minutes]

  • Costa Rica (#301)

    Discover Pacific Coast beaches and the fertile farmland and lush forests of the San Carlos Valley. [26 minutes]

  • Kentucky (#302)

    Discover wildflowers, the old mill site and rolling green hills at Shaker Village on horseback. [26 minutes]

  • Arizona (#303)

    Discover a 300-year-old ranch in the high Sonoran desert and the snow covered Canyon de Chelly. [26 minutes]

  • Belize (#304)

    Mayan sites, caves and jungle lodges are explored in the Cayo and Mountain Pine Ridge Districts. [26 minutes]

  • Texas (#305)

    Ride with cowboys and learn about horse culture in Texas Hill Country, Fort Worth and North Texas. [26 minutes]

  • Southern Quebec (#306)

    Explore snowy trails by horses, skis and dogsleds in St. Alphonse-Rodriguez and Mont Tremblant. [26 minutes]

  • Utah (#307)

    Bryce Canyon National Park, Snow Canyon State Park, Capitol Reef and Antelope Island are explored. [26 minutes]

  • Southern Spain (#401)

    The Alpujarras in the Sierra Nevada Mountains and the beaches of Donana National Park are explored. [26 minutes]

  • Scotland (#402)

    Experience horses, adventure, history and culture from the Highlands to Dumfries in the south. [26 minutes]

  • Quebec City and Beyond (#403)

    Enjoy historic Place-Royalem, St. Fabien, the artist area of Charlevoix and the St. Lawrence River. [26 minutes]

  • Central Turkey (#404)

    Explore underground cities, ancient churches, rock formations and historic villages on horseback. [26 minutes]

  • Wales (#405)

    Dramatic beaches, Neolithic tombs, castles and Derwen International Welsh Cob Centre are explored. [26 minutes]

  • Alaska (#406)

    Explore the great outdoors on the Kenai Peninsula, Denali National Park and Chugach National Forest. [26 minutes]

  • Jordan: Wadi Rum, Aqaba & Jerash (#502)

    Explore the culture of this Middle Eastern country and learn about the history of the Arabian breed. [26 minutes]

  • Jordan: Petra, Royal Stables & Dead Sea (#503)

    Explore a water-filled canyon known as the Wadi Mujib and the mineral-rich waters of the Dead Sea. [26 minutes]

  • Uruguay (#504)

    Discover gaucho culture by visiting a few estancias and take in the coastal town of Punta del Este. [26 minutes]

  • Turkey's Coast, Cappadocia & Istanbul (#505)

    Hike the chilly waters of Saklikent Gorge and horseback ride in the abandoned Greek city of Kayakoy. [26 minutes]

  • Great National Parks (#506)

    Explore Bryce Canyon, the Great Smokey Mountains, Yellowstone and Alaska's Kenai Fjords and more. [26 minutes]

  • Great American Ranches (#507)

    Ranches in Wyoming, Colorado, Arizona, Alberta, Texas, Maui and the Big Island are spotlighted. [26 minutes]

  • Vermont (#508)

    Explore Killington's Green Mountains trails and learn the art of driving with large Clydesdales. [26 minutes]

  • Carolinas (#509)

    Explore some of the 100 miles of Appalachian trails surrounding the Biltmore Equestrian Center. [26 minutes]

  • Georgia Coast (#510)

    Wild horses are observed on secluded Cumberland Island and "swim riding" is enjoyed on Sea Island. [26 minutes]

  • Colorado (#511)

    Host Darley Newman learns to ride championship cutting horses at "Dream Week" in Northern Colorado. [26 minutes]

  • Wyoming (#512)

    Scenic and challenging riding on surefooted horses at UXU Ranch in the Shoshone National Forest. [26 minutes]

  • Spain (#513)

    Discover the purpose and history of the Spanish Vaquera style of riding at Cortijo El Esparragal. [26 minutes]

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