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Wow, time flies when you are having fun. This summer has been absolutely wonderful, with fantastic people, great horses, magnificent landscape and variable Icelandic weather. We feel so fortunate to be able to do the riding tours in the highland … Continue reading

We had truly amazing rides in July, 6 day tour in beginning of July and than a 8 day ride last week. We loved every minute of it and we at the Hekluhestar family are so grateful for our wonderful … Continue reading

Summer is here!

July 2nd, 2015

We had a wonderful first riding tour from the 22th of June to the 27th of June. We met amazing women who rode for 6 days. We had to change the itinerary for the first time since Hekluhestar were founded … Continue reading

Summer is arriving

May 12th, 2015

We have shoed some of our riding tour horses and we have welcomed wonderful guests for short riding tours. The lambing season is going well, plenty of healthy little lambs running around and we have two newborn foals jumping around … Continue reading

New looking stables.

March 5th, 2015

We have just finished renewing our stables and we are soooo happy about how it looks. We have 15 young horses inside that we are working with and we hope some of them will be ready for the horse riding … Continue reading

Great new year

January 7th, 2015

HAPPY NEW YEAR!!! The Hekluhestar family is looking forward to this year, we are sure it will be full of laughter, joy and of course horse back riding. We are renewing our stables and we are looking forward to start … Continue reading

The little foal doing well!

November 18th, 2014

He got the name Ófeigur, an old icelandic name. He is doing very well and is getting bigger every day! We are renewing our stables and the sheep will come inside at the end of this week. We are getting … Continue reading

New foal!

September 27th, 2014

Our mare Gáskadís had a nice surprise for us yesterday morning. She gave birth to a wonderful foal. Gáskadís has been in the riding tours for over 20 years, she has never been able to have a foal, it had … Continue reading

Fantastic summer 2014

August 29th, 2014

The summer went by to fast! We had a wonderful time with all of our guests! We want to say a huge THANK YOU to all of you that came this summer. The Hekluhestar family is really grateful for all … Continue reading